11 days in Tasmania Itinerary

11 days in Tasmania Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Stanley
— 1 day
2
Burnie
— 1 night
3
Strahan
— 1 night
4
Hobart
— 2 nights
5
Richmond
— 1 night
6
Port Arthur
— 1 night
7
Coles Bay
— 1 night
8
St Helens
— 1 night
9
Launceston
— 1 night
10
Devonport
— 1 night

1
day
Stanley

Stanley ©
Stanley is a town on the north-west coast of Tasmania, Australia. On the 4th (Wed), contemplate the long history of Highfield Historic Site and then look for all kinds of wild species at The Nut State Reserve.

To see reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Stanley attractions planner.

Melbourne to Stanley is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Traveling from Melbourne in March, things will get little chillier in Stanley: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Burnie.

Things to do in Stanley

Wildlife Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
The Nut State Reserve ©
The Nut State Reserve
Highfield Historic Site ©
Highfield Historic Site

1
night
Burnie

Burnie ©
Burnie is a port city on the north-west coast of Tasmania. Start off your visit on the 5th (Thu): stop by The Hidden Fox, thenlook for all kinds of wild species at Penguin Observation Centre, thenadmire the masterpieces at Makers Workshop, and finally admire the sheer force of Guide Falls Reserve.

To see traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Burnie trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Stanley to Burnie in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in March, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) so you can travel to Strahan.

Things to do in Burnie

Wildlife Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Penguin Observation Centre ©
Penguin Observation Centre
Makers Workshop ©
Makers Workshop
The Hidden Fox ©
The Hidden Fox

1
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 6th (Fri): take in the dramatic scenery at Hogarth Falls, thensee the interesting displays at Morrisons Huon Pine Sawmill, and then take a memorable tour with Tours.

For reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Strahan trip itinerary planning website.

You can drive from Burnie to Strahan in 2.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Hobart.

Things to do in Strahan

Outdoors Tours Nature
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Boat Tours & Water Sports
Morrisons Huon Pine Sawmill ©
Morrisons Huon Pine Sawmill

2
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sat): admire the local landmark of The Tasman Fountain, get a taste of the local shopping with Salamanca Market, steep yourself in history at Cascades Female Factory Historic Site, admire all the interesting features of St. David's Park, thentake your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Wellington, and finally explore the world behind art at Lady Franklin Gallery. Here are some ideas for day two: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens, thenexplore the world behind art at Museum of Old and New Art (Mona), and then learn about winemaking at Moorilla Estate Winery.

To see traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Hobart trip itinerary tool.

Traveling by car from Strahan to Hobart takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and bus; or take a bus. March in Hobart sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Richmond.

Things to do in Hobart

Museums Parks Shopping

Side Trip

Berriedale
Highlights from your plan
Mount Wellington ©
Mount Wellington
Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens ©
Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens
Salamanca Market ©
Salamanca Market

1
night
Richmond

Richmond ©
Richmond is a town in Tasmania about 25 km north-east of Hobart, in the Coal River region, between the Midland Highway and Tasman Highway. On the 9th (Mon), take in nature's colorful creations at Richmond Bridge Soap, admire the landmark architecture of Richmond Gaol, thenidentify plant and animal life at Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary, and finally take in the views from Richmond Bridge.

Make your Richmond itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Richmond is just a stone's throw from Hobart. In March, daytime highs in Richmond are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) so you can go by car to Port Arthur.

Things to do in Richmond

Parks Wildlife Museums

Side Trip

Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary
Highlights from your plan
Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary
Richmond Bridge ©
Richmond Bridge
Richmond Gaol ©
Richmond Gaol

1
night
Port Arthur

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 10th (Tue), steep yourself in history at Government Farm, get to know the fascinating history of Port Arthur Historic Site, and then make a trip to Remarkable Cave.

For where to stay, photos, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Port Arthur visit planning website.

Traveling by car from Richmond to Port Arthur takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In March, daytime highs in Port Arthur are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Coles Bay.

Things to do in Port Arthur

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Port Arthur Historic Site ©
Port Arthur Historic Site
Remarkable Cave ©
Remarkable Cave

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night
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 11th (Wed), explore the galleries of Waubs Bay Gallery, thenidentify plant and animal life at Freycinet National Park, and then trek along Wineglass Bay Lookout.

To find ratings, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, go to the Coles Bay itinerary site.

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 11th (Wed) to allow time to drive to St Helens.

Things to do in Coles Bay

Nature Wildlife Parks

Side Trip

Waubs Bay Gallery
Highlights from your plan
Freycinet National Park ©
Freycinet National Park
Wineglass Bay Lookout ©
Wineglass Bay Lookout

1
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 12th (Thu), tee off at Cerise Brook Orchard and Family Golf Course, stop by The Shop in the Bush, do a tasting at Priory Ridge, browse the exhibits of Suncoast Gallery, thencast your line with a fishing tour, and finally admire the sheer force of St Columba Waterfall.

To see other places to visit, maps, ratings, and tourist information, use the St Helens online travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Coles Bay to St Helens takes 1.5 hours. In March, daytime highs in St Helens are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) so you can drive to Launceston.

Things to do in St Helens

Outdoors Golf Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Cerise Brook Orchard and Family Golf Course ©
St Columba Waterfall ©
St Columba Waterfall
Priory Ridge ©
Priory Ridge

1
night
Launceston

Launceston ©
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 13th (Fri), take in the exciting artwork at Design Centre Tasmania, look for all kinds of wild species at Cataract Gorge Reserve, and then walk around City Park.

To find reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Launceston trip itinerary tool.

Getting from St Helens to Launceston by car takes about 2.5 hours. In March, daytime highs in Launceston are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Devonport.

Things to do in Launceston

Parks Wildlife Museums
Highlights from your plan
Cataract Gorge Reserve ©
Cataract Gorge Reserve
City Park ©
City Park
Design Centre Tasmania ©
Design Centre Tasmania

1
night
Devonport

Devonport ©
Looking out across the Bass Strait towards Melbourne, Devonport stands out against a backdrop of rolling hills, pastures, and coastal bluffs.
On the 14th (Sat), brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Southern Wild Distillery, take an in-depth tour of Bass Strait Maritime Centre, thenkick back and relax at Coles Beach, and finally identify plant and animal life at Lillico Beach Conservation Area.

For photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Devonport route planning app.

You can drive from Launceston to Devonport in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In March in Devonport, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Devonport

Parks Wildlife Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Coles Beach ©
Coles Beach
Bass Strait Maritime Centre ©
Bass Strait Maritime Centre
Southern Wild Distillery ©
Southern Wild Distillery

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