7 days in Tasmania Itinerary

7 days in Tasmania Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Tasmania travel route planner
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Fly
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Hobart
— 2 nights
Drive
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Bicheno
— 2 nights
Drive
3
St Helens
— 1 night
Drive
4
Launceston
— 1 day
Drive
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Devonport
— 1 night
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Hobart — 2 nights

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.
When in Hobart, make a side trip to see Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary in Brighton, approximately Brighton away. On the 26th (Tue), give your taste buds a day to remember with a local gastronomic tour. And it doesn't end there: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens, explore the world behind art at Allport Library and Museum of Fine Arts, steep yourself in history at Cascades Female Factory Historic Site, and sample the tasty concoctions at Cascade Brewery.

To find ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Hobart trip planner.

Melbourne to Hobart is an approximately 3-hour flight. You can also do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Expect a daytime high around 15°C in July, and nighttime lows around 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) early enough to drive to Bicheno.
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Bicheno — 2 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. Start off your visit on the 29th (Fri): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Freycinet National Park and then make a trip to Bicheno Blowhole. Keep things going the next day: get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, walk along Wineglass Bay Lookout, and then don't miss a visit to Mt Amos Climb.

For reviews, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read our Bicheno online day trip planner.

Getting from Hobart to Bicheno by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Bicheno are 13°C, while nighttime lows are 2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive 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.
To see photos, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our St Helens journey planner.

You can drive from Bicheno to St Helens in an hour. In July in St Helens, expect temperatures between 13°C during the day and 2°C at night. You will leave for Launceston on the 31st (Sun).
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Launceston — 1 day

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 (Sun): look for gifts at Glass Manifesto, then identify plant and animal life at Cataract Gorge Reserve, then head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, and finally stroll around City Park.

For more things to do, reviews, maps, and tourist information, go to the Launceston online vacation planner.

Drive from St Helens to Launceston in 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 13°C in July, and nighttime lows around 2°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Sun) early enough to go by car to Devonport.
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Devonport — 1 night

Looking out across the Bass Strait towards Melbourne, Devonport stands out against a backdrop of rolling hills, pastures, and coastal bluffs.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Mon): make a trip to Mosaic Pathway, then see the interesting displays at House of Anvers Museum of Chocolate, and then visit a coastal fixture at Mersey Bluff Lighthouse.

For more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Devonport online trip builder.

Drive from Launceston to Devonport in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Devonport can reach 13°C, while at night they dip to 2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) so you can fly back home.
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Tasmania travel guide

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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.
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