11 days in Tasmania Itinerary

11 days in Tasmania Itinerary

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Fly
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Hobart
— 1 night
+2
Drive to Kettering, Ferry to Bruny, Drive to Bruny Island
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Bruny Island
— 1 night
+2
Taxi to Bruny, Ferry to Kettering Ferry Terminal, Ferry Rd, Bus to Port Arthur
3
Port Arthur
— 1 night
Drive
4
Coles Bay
— 1 night
Drive
5
Launceston
— 3 nights
Bus
6
Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park
— 1 night
Drive
7
Mount Field National Park
— 1 night
Drive to Hobart International Airport, Fly to Adelaide International Airport

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Hobart

Tasmania's Capital City

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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Mount Wellington as well as Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary. On the 22nd (Tue), identify plant and animal life at Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary and then take in the awesome beauty at Mount Wellington.

To find photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Hobart journey maker app.

Adelaide to Hobart is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 0.5 hours traveling from Adelaide to Hobart. Traveling from Adelaide in December, expect Hobart to be little chillier, temps between 24°C and 13°C. On the 23rd (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Bruny Island.

Things to do in Hobart

Parks · Wildlife · Nature

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
Mount Wellington ©
Must see
Mount Wellington
4.8

1
night
Bruny Island

Vacations on Bruny Island ensure a chance to spot local wildlife, like penguins, many different birds, and echidnas.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Wed): enjoy the sea views from Cape Bruny Lighthouse and then identify plant and animal life at The Neck.

For traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Bruny Island day trip planning website.

You can do a combination of car and ferry from Hobart to Bruny Island in 2.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of bus, ferry, and taxi. In December, daytime highs in Bruny Island are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Port Arthur.

Things to do in Bruny Island

Wildlife · Parks · Historic Sites
Highlights from your trip
The Neck ©
Wildlife Area
The Neck
4.8

1
night
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.
For ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Port Arthur sightseeing planning website.

Getting from Bruny Island to Port Arthur by combination of taxi, ferry, and bus takes about 5.5 hours. In December in Port Arthur, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 13°C at night. You'll set off for Coles Bay on the 25th (Fri).

Things to do in Port Arthur

Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Tours

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Fri): let your taste buds guide you at Oyster Bay Tours and then walk along Wineglass Bay Lookout.

To find reviews, photos, and more tourist information, use the Coles Bay trip itinerary maker app.

You can drive from Port Arthur to Coles Bay in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) early enough to drive to Launceston.

Things to do in Coles Bay

Tours · Trails
Highlights from your trip

3
nights
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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Bridestowe Lavender Estate. There's still lots to do: cruise the town with Hollybank Wilderness Adventures and get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To plan Launceston vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

Traveling by car from Coles Bay to Launceston takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and bus; or take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Launceston are 25°C, while nighttime lows are 10°C. You'll set off for Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park on the 29th (Tue).

Things to do in Launceston

Outdoors · Tours · Adventure · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip

1
night

A holiday in Cradle Mountain-Lake St.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Tue): explore the activities along Dove Lake Circuit and then take a memorable tour with Cradle Mountain Canyons.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park trip planning tool.

Traveling by bus from Launceston to Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) so you can travel to Mount Field National Park.

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

Wildlife · Parks · Nature · Outdoors
Highlights from your trip
Dove Lake Circuit
World heritage site
Dove Lake Circuit
4.8

1
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Mount Field National Park

Kick off your visit on the 30th (Wed): admire the sheer force of Horseshoe Falls, then look for all kinds of wild species at Tall Trees Walk, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Russell Falls.

To see traveler tips, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, use the Mount Field National Park trip maker website.

You can drive from Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park to Mount Field National Park in 4.5 hours. Another option is to drive. In December, daytime highs in Mount Field National Park are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. On the 31st (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Mount Field National Park

Parks · Nature · Wildlife
Highlights from your trip
Russell Falls ©
Waterfall
Russell Falls
4.7
Horseshoe Falls ©
Waterfall
Horseshoe Falls
4.5

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