7 days in Tasmania Itinerary

7 days in Tasmania Itinerary

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Hobart
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Coles Bay
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St Helens
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Launceston
— 1 night
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Strahan
— 1 night
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Hobart
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Hobart

Hobart ©

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.
On the 28th (Mon), steep yourself in history at Hobart Convict Penitentiary, then identify plant and animal life at Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary, then admire the natural beauty at Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens, and finally take in the awesome beauty at Mount Wellington.

For more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Hobart tour app.

Sydney to Hobart is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train, ferry, and bus; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In December, Hobart is little chillier than Sydney - with highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) early enough to drive to Coles Bay.

Things to do in Hobart

Parks · Wildlife · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trip

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Coles Bay

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.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Tue): get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, don't miss a visit to Bicheno Blowhole, then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and finally take some stellar pictures from Wineglass Bay Lookout.

To see where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Coles Bay road trip planning website.

You can drive from Hobart to Coles Bay in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) so you can drive to St Helens.

Things to do in Coles Bay

Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife · Trails

Side Trip

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Nature / Wildlife Tour
Nature & Wildlife Tours
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Landmark
Bicheno Blowhole
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St Helens

St Helens ©
Overlooking scenic Georges Bay, St Helens is the largest town on the northeast coast of Tasmania, ranking among Australia's top destinations for recreational game fishing.
On the 30th (Wed), play a few rounds at Cerise Brook Orchard and Family Golf Course, do a tasting at Priory Ridge, kick back and relax at Bay of Fires Conservation Area, then cast your line with a fishing tour, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at St Columba Waterfall.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the St Helens trip itinerary builder tool.

Getting from Coles Bay to St Helens by car takes about 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 25°C in December, and nighttime lows around 10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Thu) early enough to go by car to Launceston.

Things to do in St Helens

Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife · Golf

Side Trip

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Winery / Vineyard
Priory Ridge
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Launceston

Launceston ©

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.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Thu): stroll around City Park, then explore the world behind art at Queen Victoria Museum & Art Gallery, then look for all kinds of wild species at Cataract Gorge Reserve, and finally take in the views from Alexandra Suspension Bridge.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, use the Launceston online journey planner.

You can drive from St Helens to Launceston in 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 25°C in December, and nighttime lows around 10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) early enough to go by car to Strahan.

Things to do in Launceston

Parks · Wildlife · Museums
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Strahan

Combine breathtaking nature and genuine hospitality, wrap it up in small-town scenery, and you get Strahan, Tasmania.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Fri): take in the dramatic scenery at Hogarth Falls, then see the interesting displays at Morrisons Huon Pine Sawmill, and then get interesting insight from Tours.

To see traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Strahan online visit planner.

Traveling by car from Launceston to Strahan takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat) to allow time to drive to Hobart.

Things to do in Strahan

Tours · Outdoors · Parks · Nature
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Specialty Museum
Morrisons Huon Pine Sawmill
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Hobart

Tasmania's Capital City

Start off your visit on the 2nd (Sat): indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour.

For reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Hobart trip planner.

Getting from Strahan to Hobart by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a bus. On the 3rd (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Hobart

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Food Tour
Food Tours
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Pier / Boardwalk
Constitution Dock
4.5

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