10 days in Tasmania Itinerary

10 days in Tasmania Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Hobart
— 1 night
2
Bruny Island
— 2 nights
3
Strahan
— 1 night
4
Mole Creek
— 1 night
5
St Helens
— 1 night
6
Coles Bay
— 2 nights
7
Eaglehawk Neck
— 1 night

1
night
Hobart

Hobart ©
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 15th (Wed), admire the landmark architecture of Richmond Gaol and then take some stellar pictures from Constitution Dock. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: look for all kinds of wild species at Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary, steep yourself in history at Hobart Convict Penitentiary, thentake your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Wellington, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of St. David's Cathedral, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Seven Mile Beach.

To find other places to visit, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Hobart online tour itinerary planner.

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. Traveling from Sydney in April, things will get slightly colder in Hobart: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to travel to Bruny Island.

Things to do in Hobart

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Richmond Gaol, Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary, Seven Mile Beach
Highlights from your plan
Seven Mile Beach ©
Seven Mile Beach
Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary
St. David's Cathedral ©
St. David's Cathedral

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nights
Bruny Island

Bruny Island ©
Vacations on Bruny Island ensure a chance to spot local wildlife, like penguins, many different birds, and echidnas.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Fri): enjoy the sea views from Cape Bruny Lighthouse, thenlook for all kinds of wild species at The Neck, and then explore the striking landscape of South Bruny National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Sat): hike along Cape Queen Elizabeth, thenhike along Fluted Cape Trail, and then stop by Bruny Island Honey.

For reviews, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, go to the Bruny Island visit site.

Traveling by combination of car and ferry from Hobart to Bruny Island takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, ferry, and taxi. Expect a daytime high around °C in April, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Strahan.

Things to do in Bruny Island

Parks Outdoors Trails
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South Bruny National Park ©
South Bruny National Park
The Neck ©
The Neck
Cape Bruny Lighthouse ©
Cape Bruny Lighthouse

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night
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 19th (Sun): get outside with Henty Dunes, enjoy the sand and surf at Ocean Beach, thenadmire the sheer force of Hogarth Falls, thenexamine the collection at Morrisons Huon Pine Sawmill, and finally take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

Start your trip to Strahan by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

Traveling by combination of car and ferry from Bruny Island to Strahan takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, ferry, bus, and car. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can travel to Mole Creek.

Things to do in Strahan

Outdoors Parks Tours
Highlights from your plan
Boat Tours & Water Sports
Ocean Beach ©
Ocean Beach
Morrisons Huon Pine Sawmill ©
Morrisons Huon Pine Sawmill

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night
Mole Creek

Mole Creek ©
Mole Creek is a town in the upper Mersey Valley, in the central north of Tasmania, Australia. Kick off your visit on the 20th (Mon): take in the dramatic scenery at Westmorland Falls, Head underground at Mole Creek Caves, thenexplore the fascinating underground world of Marakoopa Cave, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Trowunna Wildlife Sanctuary.

Plan a Mole Creek trip in moments using our itinerary builder.

You can drive from Strahan to Mole Creek in 3 hours. In April, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) so you can travel to St Helens.

Things to do in Mole Creek

Parks Nature Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Mole Creek Caves ©
Mole Creek Caves
Trowunna Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Trowunna Wildlife Sanctuary
Marakoopa Cave ©
Marakoopa Cave

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night
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 21st (Tue), see what you can catch with a fishing tour, take in the dramatic scenery at St Columba Waterfall, take in the exciting artwork at Suncoast Gallery, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Bay of Fires Conservation Area, thentee off at Cerise Brook Orchard and Family Golf Course, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Halls Falls.

To see where to stay, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the St Helens road trip tool.

Traveling by car from Mole Creek to St Helens takes 3 hours. In April, daytime highs in St Helens are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Coles Bay.

Things to do in St Helens

Outdoors Parks Nature

Side Trips

Bay of Fires Conservation Area, Halls Falls
Highlights from your plan
St Columba Waterfall ©
St Columba Waterfall
Bay of Fires Conservation Area ©
Bay of Fires Conservation Area
Halls Falls ©
Halls Falls

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Coles Bay

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 22nd (Wed): trek along Wineglass Bay Lookout, get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and then identify plant and animal life at Freycinet National Park. On the 23rd (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, identify plant and animal life at East Coast Natureworld, thenview the masterpieces at Waubs Bay Gallery, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Wineglass Bay, and finally enjoy the sea views from Cape Tourville Lighthouse.

To see photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Coles Bay sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from St Helens to Coles Bay takes 1.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) so you can go by car to Eaglehawk Neck.

Things to do in Coles Bay

Wildlife Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Bicheno, Cape Tourville Lighthouse
Highlights from your plan
Freycinet National Park ©
Freycinet National Park
Wineglass Bay ©
Wineglass Bay
Nature & Wildlife Tours

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Eaglehawk Neck

Eaglehawk Neck ©
On the 24th (Fri), contemplate the waterfront views at Fortescue Bay, appreciate the extensive heritage of Port Arthur Historic Site, thenget outside with Tasman Arch, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Tessellated Pavement.

To see other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Eaglehawk Neck day trip planning tool.

You can drive from Coles Bay to Eaglehawk Neck in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and bus; or take a bus. In April in Eaglehawk Neck, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Eaglehawk Neck

Outdoors Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Port Arthur Historic Site
Highlights from your plan
Tasman Arch ©
Tasman Arch
Fortescue Bay ©
Fortescue Bay
Tessellated Pavement ©
Tessellated Pavement

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