7 days in Tasmania Itinerary

7 days in Tasmania Itinerary

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Make it your trip
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Stanley
— 1 night
Drive
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Beauty Point
— 1 night
Drive
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St Helens
— 1 night
Drive
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Bicheno
— 2 nights
Drive
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Hobart
— 1 night
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Stanley — 1 night

Stanley is a town on the north-west coast of Tasmania, Australia. Start off your visit on the 17th (Thu): look for gifts at Providore 24, stop by The Angel's Share, and then take in the exciting artwork at Cow 'n' Calf Art Gallery.

To see photos, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Stanley trip app.

Sydney to Stanley is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Sydney in May: high temperatures in Stanley hover around 16°C and lows are around 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) early enough to drive to Beauty Point.
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Beauty Point — 1 night

Beauty Point is a town by the Tamar River, in the north-east of Tasmania, Australia. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sat): look for all kinds of wild species at Platypus House, take an in-depth tour of Beaconsfield Mine & Heritage Centre, then stop by Goaty Hill Wines, and finally do a tasting at Holm Oak Vineyards.

To find photos, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read Beauty Point travel planner.

Traveling by car from Stanley to Beauty Point takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and car; or take a bus. In May, daily temperatures in Beauty Point can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (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.
On the 20th (Sun), kick back and relax at Bay of Fires Conservation Area, admire the sheer force of St Columba Waterfall, and then learn about winemaking at Priory Ridge.

For maps, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read St Helens trip builder app.

Traveling by car from Beauty Point to St Helens takes 3 hours. May in St Helens sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 5°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) to allow enough time 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. On the 21st (Mon), surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour and then identify plant and animal life at East Coast Natureworld.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, use the Bicheno trip planning website.

Traveling by car from St Helens to Bicheno takes an hour. In May, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) early enough to drive to Hobart.
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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 22nd (Tue), look for all kinds of wild species at Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary, then admire the landmark architecture of Richmond Gaol, then take an in-depth tour of Mawson's Hut Replica Museum, and finally contemplate the long history of Constitution Dock. On the 23rd (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: sample the tasty concoctions at Cascade Brewery, then see the interesting displays at Museum of Old and New Art (Mona), and then explore the world behind art at Lady Franklin Gallery.

For other places to visit, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Hobart route tool.

Traveling by car from Bicheno to Hobart takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. May in Hobart sees daily highs of 18°C and lows of 7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) to allow time to fly back home.
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Tasmania travel guide

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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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