7 days in Tasmania Itinerary

7 days in Tasmania Itinerary

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Port Arthur
Coles Bay
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Hobart — 1 night

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 13th (Sat), take in the spiritual surroundings of St. David's Cathedral, then explore the world behind art at Museum of Old and New Art (Mona), then tour the pleasant surroundings at Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary, and finally look for gifts at The Wicked Cheese Co..

To see maps, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read Hobart online travel route planner.

Singapore, Singapore to Hobart is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Singapore to Hobart is 2 hours. Expect colder temperatures when traveling from Singapore in April; daily highs in Hobart reach 21°C and lows reach 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) so you can go by car to Port Arthur.
Museums · Wildlife · Parks · Historic Sites
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Port Arthur

Surrounded by shark-infested waters and connected to the mainland by a narrow isthmus of land, Port Arthur ranks among Australia's top historical sites and heritage areas.
On the 14th (Sun), take in the dramatic natural features at Tessellated Pavement and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Port Arthur Historic Site.

For maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Port Arthur trip planner.

You can drive from Hobart to Port Arthur in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. April in Port Arthur sees daily highs of 21°C and lows of 9°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Coles Bay.
Museums · Historic Sites · Nature · Parks
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Mon): join in the after-dark buzz at Kings Fine Art Gallery, then do a tasting at Gala Estate Vineyard, then kick back and relax at Friendly Beaches, and finally visit a coastal fixture at Cape Tourville Lighthouse. Keep things going the next day: kick back and relax at Wineglass Bay and then see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

To see other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Coles Bay online day trip planner.

You can drive from Port Arthur to Coles Bay in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Launceston.
Outdoors · Wildlife · Beaches · Parks
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Launceston — 1 night

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.
On the 17th (Wed), do a tasting at Tamar Ridge Cellar Door, do a tasting at Holm Oak Vineyards, then look for gifts at Goaty Hill Wines, and finally stroll through Cataract Gorge Reserve.

To see more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Launceston travel route planner.

You can drive from Coles Bay to Launceston in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 7°C. On the 18th (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.
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Tasmania travel guide

Nature & Parks · 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.