31 days in Tasmania Itinerary

31 days in Tasmania Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Tasmania trip itinerary planner
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Hobart
— 4 nights
Drive
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Strahan
— 2 nights
Bus
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Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park
— 2 nights
Drive
4
Elizabeth Town
— 2 nights
Drive
5
Stanley
— 2 nights
Drive
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Clarence Point
— 2 nights
Drive
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Launceston
— 4 nights
Drive
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St Helens
— 1 night
Drive
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Bicheno
— 4 nights
Drive
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Great Bay, Bruny Island
— 4 nights
Drive
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Hobart
— 3 nights
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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.
Explore hidden gems such as Raptor Refuge and Kayaking & Canoeing. There's still lots to do: sample the fine beverages at Lark Distillery, go for a walk through St. David's Park, examine the collection at Old Hobart Town Model Village, and stroll around Train Park.

For other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Hobart trip itinerary builder site.

Perth to Hobart is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train, ferry, and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Perth to Hobart is 2 hours. Traveling from Perth in October, things will get slightly colder in Hobart: highs are around 20°C and lows about 9°C. On the 5th (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Strahan.
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Strahan — 2 nights

Combine breathtaking nature and genuine hospitality, wrap it up in small-town scenery, and you get Strahan, Tasmania.
Keep things going the next day: go for a walk through Horsetail Falls and then take some stellar pictures from Iron Blow Lookout.

To see photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Strahan online vacation planner.

You can drive from Hobart to Strahan in 4.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) early enough to catch the bus to Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park.
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Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park — 2 nights

A holiday in Cradle Mountain-Lake St.
On the 8th (Sat), take in the dramatic scenery at Pencil Pine Falls and Knyvet Falls. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 9th (Sun): contemplate the waterfront views at Lake St. Clair.

For maps, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park tour builder app.

Getting from Strahan to Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park by bus takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Elizabeth Town.
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Elizabeth Town — 2 nights

Elizabeth Town is a populated rural area in Meander Valley, Tasmania bisected by the Bass Highway. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Mon): relax in the rural setting at Ashgrove Tasmanian Farm Cheese and then relax in the rural setting at Christmas Hill Raspberry Farm.

To find maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Elizabeth Town online day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park to Elizabeth Town takes 3 hours. October in Elizabeth Town sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 5°C at night. On the 11th (Tue), you'll travel to Stanley.
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Stanley — 2 nights

Stanley is a town on the north-west coast of Tasmania, Australia. On the 11th (Tue), admire the natural beauty at Gutteridge Gardens. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take some stellar pictures from Trethewies Lookout and then take some stellar pictures from HA Lane Memorial Lookout.

To find photos, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Stanley trip builder site.

You can drive from Elizabeth Town to Stanley in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In October, daily temperatures in Stanley can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Clarence Point.
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Clarence Point — 2 nights

On the 14th (Fri), explore the galleries of Tamar Valley Art Shack.

For reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Clarence Point trip itinerary builder app.

Traveling by car from Stanley to Clarence Point takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In October, daytime highs in Clarence Point are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Sat) to allow time for the car ride to Launceston.
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Launceston — 4 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.
Explore hidden gems such as Entally Estate and Lilydale Falls. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Launceston: Convict Brick Trail (in Campbell Town), Brickendon Colonial Farm Village (in Longford) and Four Corners of Ross (in Ross). The adventure continues: get great views at Brady's Lookout, stop by Honey Tasmania, examine the collection at City Park Radio Museum, and see what you can catch with a fishing tour.

For reviews, maps, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Launceston route planning tool.

Drive from Clarence Point to Launceston in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. In October in Launceston, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 5°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) so you can go by car to St Helens.
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St Helens — 1 night

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.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Wed): stop by The Shop in the Bush and then cast your line with a fishing tour.

For maps, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, go to the St Helens online tour itinerary maker.

Getting from Launceston to St Helens by car takes about 2.5 hours. In October, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) so you can go by car to Bicheno.
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Bicheno — 4 nights

Bicheno is a town on the east coast of Tasmania, Australia, 185 km north-east of Hobart on the Tasman Highway, with a population of 853. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Wineglass Bay and Gala Estate Vineyard. Step out of Bicheno with an excursion to Craigie Knowe Vineyard in Cranbrook--about 32 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: kick back and relax at Honeymoon Bay, get great views at Whalers Lookout, tour the pleasant surroundings at Denison Beach, and don't miss a visit to Bicheno Blowhole.

To see ratings, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Bicheno tour planner.

You can drive from St Helens to Bicheno in an hour. In October in Bicheno, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 5°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Great Bay.
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Great Bay, Bruny Island — 4 nights

You'll discover tucked-away gems like The Neck and South Bruny National Park. Get out of town with these interesting Great Bay side-trips: Cape Bruny Lighthouse (in Bruny Island) and Bruny Island Premium Wines (in Lunawanna).

To see photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Great Bay road trip tool.

You can drive from Bicheno to Great Bay in 4 hours. Another option is to drive. October in Great Bay sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 8°C at night. You'll set off for Hobart on the 28th (Fri).
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Hobart — 3 nights

Tasmania's Capital City

Step off the beaten path and head to Drink Tasmania Premium Tours and Mr Flathead Fishing Charters Tasmania. See even more of Hobart: wander the streets of North Hobart, see the world from above with a helicopter tour, kick back and relax at Seven Mile Beach, and contemplate the waterfront views at Sandy Bay.

To find maps, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Hobart online trip planner.

You can drive from Great Bay to Hobart in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Mon) so you can fly back home.
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Tasmania travel guide

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Wildlife Areas · Mountains · Art Museums
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.
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