11 days in Australia Itinerary

11 days in Australia Itinerary

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Devonport
— 2 nights
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Stanley
— 1 night
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Strahan
— 1 night
4
Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park
— 2 nights
5
Coles Bay
— 2 nights
6
Launceston
— 2 nights

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Devonport

Devonport ©
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 15th (Wed): don't miss a visit to Giant Penguin and then admire the masterpieces at Makers Workshop. Here are some ideas for day two: get engrossed in the history at Bass Strait Maritime Centre, examine the collection at Don River Railway, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Trowunna Wildlife Sanctuary.

To see photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Devonport tour itinerary planning site.

Sydney to Devonport is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train and ferry. In April, Devonport is a bit cooler than Sydney - with highs of 20°C and lows of 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Stanley.

Things to do in Devonport

Parks · Museums · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip

1
night
Stanley

Stanley ©
Stanley is a town on the north-west coast of Tasmania, Australia. Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sat): identify plant and animal life at The Nut State Reserve, don't miss a visit to Stanley Heritage Walk, then steep yourself in history at Highfield Historic Site, and finally take an in-depth tour of Stanley Discovery Museum.

To see maps, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Stanley online itinerary planner.

You can drive from Devonport to Stanley in 2 hours. In April, daily temperatures in Stanley can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) early enough to drive to Strahan.

Things to do in Stanley

Wildlife · Parks · Museums · Historic Sites
Highlights from your trip
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Wildlife Area
The Nut State Reserve
4.7
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Historic Site
Highfield Historic Site
4.8
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History Museum
Stanley Discovery Museum
5.0

1
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Strahan

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): take in the dramatic scenery at Hogarth Falls, then stop by Wilderness Woodworks Strahan, then examine the collection at Morrisons Huon Pine Sawmill, and finally kick back and relax at Ocean Beach.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Strahan vacation builder site.

You can drive from Stanley to Strahan in 3.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) early enough to take a bus to Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park.

Things to do in Strahan

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Nature
Highlights from your trip
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Beach
Ocean Beach
4.7
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Specialty Museum
Morrisons Huon Pine Sawmill
4.5
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Gift & Specialty Shop
Wilderness Woodworks Strahan
4.2

2
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Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park
A holiday in Cradle Mountain-Lake St.
On the 20th (Mon), explore the activities along Dove Lake Circuit. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the activities along Lake St. Clair and then look for all kinds of wild species at Devils @ Cradle.

To find traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park online trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Strahan to Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park by bus takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) early enough to travel to Coles Bay.

Things to do in Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park

Parks · Nature · Wildlife
Highlights from your trip
Must see
Dove Lake Circuit
4.8
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World heritage site
Lake St. Clair
4.3
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Wildlife Area
Devils @ Cradle
4.7

2
nights
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.
On the 22nd (Wed), don't miss a visit to Bicheno Blowhole, then get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, and then trek along Wineglass Bay Lookout. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Freycinet National Park, then look for gifts at Freycinet Marine Farm, and then learn about winemaking at Gala Estate Vineyard.

For reviews, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read Coles Bay trip itinerary builder.

Getting from Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park to Coles Bay by car takes about 4.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) to allow time to drive to Launceston.

Things to do in Coles Bay

Wildlife · Nature · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
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National Park
Freycinet National Park
4.8
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Dolphin / Whale Watching
Dolphin & Whale Watching
4.5

2
nights
Launceston

Launceston ©

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.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Fri): look for all kinds of wild species at Cataract Gorge Reserve, then take in the views from Alexandra Suspension Bridge, and then awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire nature's wide array of creatures at Seahorse World, admire the verdant scenery at The Tamar Valley, and then walk around City Park.

To find maps, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Launceston road trip planning app.

Getting from Coles Bay to Launceston by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and bus; or take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Launceston

Parks · Wineries · Tours · Wildlife

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
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Park
City Park
4.6
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Aquarium
Seahorse World
4.4

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