15 days in Tasmania Itinerary

15 days in Tasmania Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Tasmania travel planner

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Fly
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Eaglehawk Neck
— 1 night
Drive
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Hobart
— 4 nights
+2
Drive to Kettering, Ferry to Bruny, Drive to Bruny Island
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Bruny Island
— 1 night
+2
Drive to Bruny, Ferry to Kettering, Drive to Coles Bay
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Coles Bay
— 3 nights
Drive
5
Devonport
— 2 nights
Drive
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Launceston
— 3 nights
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Eaglehawk Neck

— 1 night
Start off your visit on the 13th (Sat): identify plant and animal life at Tasmanian Devil Unzoo and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Three Capes Track. On your second day here, browse the exhibits of Port Arthur Historic Site, take in the dramatic natural features at Tessellated Pavement, and then get up close to creatures of the deep with Wild Ocean Tasmania.

To find maps, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Eaglehawk Neck day trip app.

Sydney to Eaglehawk Neck is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train, ferry, bus, and taxi. In March, Eaglehawk Neck is a bit cooler than Sydney - with highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Hobart.

Things to do in Eaglehawk Neck

Outdoors · Parks · Historic Sites · Trails

Side Trips

Find places to stay Mar 13 — 14:

Hobart

— 4 nights

Tasmania's Capital City

Snaking up the side of a rounded, tree-dotted hill, Hobart sits between Tasmania’s sprawling mountains and the vast estuary of the River Derwent.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Tahune Forest AirWalk and Puddleduck Vineyard. Salamanca Arts Centre and Hobart Full Gospel Central Church are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Hobart: Russell Falls (in Mount Field National Park), Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary (in Brighton) and Seven Mile Beach (in Seven Mile Beach). And it doesn't end there: add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour, explore the world behind art at Lady Franklin Gallery, do a tasting at Moorilla Estate Winery, and admire the landmark architecture of Richmond Gaol.

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Traveling by car from Eaglehawk Neck to Hobart takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. In March, daily temperatures in Hobart can reach 25°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) early enough to travel to Bruny Island.

Things to do in Hobart

Parks · Outdoors · Museums · Adventure

Side Trips

Find places to stay Mar 14 — 18:

Bruny Island

— 1 night
Vacations on Bruny Island ensure a chance to spot local wildlife, like penguins, many different birds, and echidnas.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Fri): look for gifts at Bruny Island Honey, identify plant and animal life at The Neck, and then trek along Fluted Cape Trail.

To see other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Bruny Island trip builder site.

Do a combination of car and ferry from Hobart to Bruny Island in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, ferry, and taxi. In March, daily temperatures in Bruny Island can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Coles Bay.

Things to do in Bruny Island

Parks · Trails · Outdoors · Wildlife
Find places to stay Mar 18 — 19:

Coles Bay

— 3 nights
Overlooking one of Tasmania's most scenic strips of coastline and serving as the gateway to Freycinet National Park, Coles Bay is home to just 500 permanent residents.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Freycinet National Park and Friendly Beaches. Step out of the city life by going to Nature & Wildlife Tours and East Coast Natureworld. Step out of Coles Bay to go to Dolphin Sands and see Melshell Oyster Shack, which is approximately 48 minutes away. It doesn't end there: do a tasting at Devil's Corner Cellar Door and get interesting insight from Tours.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Coles Bay route site.

You can do a combination of car and ferry from Bruny Island to Coles Bay in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi, ferry, and bus; or do a combination of taxi, ferry, and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) early enough to drive to Devonport.

Things to do in Coles Bay

Wildlife · Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Mar 19 — 22:

Devonport

— 2 nights
Looking out across the Bass Strait towards Melbourne, Devonport stands out against a backdrop of rolling hills, pastures, and coastal bluffs.
On the 23rd (Tue), look for all kinds of wild species at Trowunna Wildlife Sanctuary, then Head underground at Mole Creek Caves, and then take a stroll through Tasmania’s Town of Murals. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: Head underground at Gunns Plains Caves, identify plant and animal life at Wings Wildlife Park, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Penguin Observation Centre.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Devonport route planner.

Drive from Coles Bay to Devonport in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. March in Devonport sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) so you can drive to Launceston.

Things to do in Devonport

Parks · Wildlife · Neighborhoods · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay Mar 22 — 24:

Launceston

— 3 nights

The Heart of Tasmania

Lying in the Tamar Valley and surrounded by forested hills, the grid-patterned city of Launceston boasts shaded avenues, vibrant street life, and a cosmopolitan atmosphere.
Visiting Low Head Penguin Tours and Platypus House will get you outdoors. Do some cultural sightseeing at Holm Oak Vineyards and Queen Victoria Museum & Art Gallery. Step out of Launceston to go to Beaconsfield and see Beaconsfield Mine & Heritage Centre, which is approximately 40 minutes away. Dedicate the 26th (Fri) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. And it doesn't end there: identify plant and animal life at Cataract Gorge Reserve, appreciate the views at The Tamar Valley, and get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To find traveler tips, ratings, photos, and tourist information, use the Launceston day trip app.

Traveling by car from Devonport to Launceston takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in March, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Launceston

Tours · Wineries · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

Find places to stay Mar 24 — 27:

Tasmania travel guide

4.5
Wildlife Areas · Art Museums · Mountains
Unspoiled beauty and colorful nature are the hallmarks of Tasmania, Australia’s smallest state. This picturesque island boasts some of the country’s most attractive stretches of coastline and a number of distinctive, forested mountain ranges. The state capital, Hobart, serves as an ideal base for exploration of the island’s interior and opulent beaches.