13 days in Australia Itinerary

13 days in Australia Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Canberra
Fly:  5 h 30 min
1
Hobart
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h
2
Swansea
— Few hours
Drive:  2 h
3
Launceston
— 2 nights
Drive:  45 min
4
Elizabeth Town
— Few hours
Drive:  30 min
5
Northdown
— Few hours
Drive:  30 min
6
Penguin
— Few hours
Drive:  30 min
7
Burnie
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
8
Stanley
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 45 min
9
Strahan
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 45 min
10
New Norfolk
— Few hours
Drive:  45 min
11
Hobart
— 1 night
Fly:  5 h 30 min
End: Canberra

4
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Bruny Island Cruises as well as Cascade Brewery. When in Hobart, make a side trip to see Port Arthur Historic Site in Port Arthur, approximately Port Arthur away. There's more to do: shop like a local with Salamanca Market and steep yourself in history at Constitution Dock.

To find traveler tips and tourist information, go to the Hobart trip planner.

Canberra to Hobart is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus, train, and ferry. When traveling from Canberra in October, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Hobart: temperatures range from 20°C by day to 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Swansea.

Things to do in Hobart

Historic Sites Outdoors Tours

Side Trip

Port Arthur Historic Site
Highlights from your plan
Port Arthur Historic Site ©
Port Arthur Historic Site
Salamanca Market ©
Salamanca Market
Cascade Brewery ©
Cascade Brewery

few
hours
Swansea

Swansea ©
On Tasmania's east coast, Swansea was the third municipality to be established in Australia.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Kate's Berry Farm. Start off your visit on the 20th (Tue): get a taste of the local shopping with Melshell Oyster Shack and then relax in the rural setting at Kate's Berry Farm.

To see more things to do, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Swansea trip builder.

Getting from Hobart to Swansea by car takes about 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in October, and nighttime lows around 8°C. On the 20th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Launceston.

Things to do in Swansea

Parks Fun & Games Shopping

Side Trip

Melshell Oyster Shack
Highlights from your plan
Melshell Oyster Shack ©
Melshell Oyster Shack
Kate's Berry Farm ©
Kate's Berry Farm

2
nights
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes James Boag Brewery Experience. Here are some ideas for day two: sample the tasty concoctions at James Boag Brewery Experience, identify plant and animal life at Cataract Gorge Reserve, and then snap pictures at Alexandra Suspension Bridge.

For traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Launceston day trip planner.

Getting from Swansea to Launceston by car takes about 2 hours. In October, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 5°C. You will leave for Elizabeth Town on the 22nd (Thu).

Things to do in Launceston

Parks Wildlife Breweries & Distilleries
Highlights from your plan
Cataract Gorge Reserve ©
Cataract Gorge Reserve
James Boag Brewery Experience ©
James Boag Brewery Experience
Alexandra Suspension Bridge ©
Alexandra Suspension Bridge

few
hours
Elizabeth Town

Elizabeth Town ©
Elizabeth Town is a populated rural area in Meander Valley, Tasmania bisected by the Bass Highway. Ashgrove Tasmanian Farm Cheese has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Thu): experience rural life at Ashgrove Tasmanian Farm Cheese.

To find where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read our Elizabeth Town trip builder app.

Drive from Launceston to Elizabeth Town in an hour. October in Elizabeth Town sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 5°C at night. On the 22nd (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Northdown.
Highlights from your plan
Ashgrove Tasmanian Farm Cheese ©
Ashgrove Tasmanian Farm Cheese

few
hours
Northdown

Northdown
For photos, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read Northdown trip planner.

Northdown is very close to Elizabeth Town. In October, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 5°C. On the 22nd (Thu), you'll travel to Penguin.

Things to do in Northdown

Nature Parks Wineries

few
hours
Penguin

Penguin
Penguin is a town on the north-west coast of Tasmania, Australia. Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Thu): make a trip to Giant Penguin and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Penguin's Heritage Trail.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Penguin trip simple and quick.

You can drive from Northdown to Penguin in an hour. Traveling from Northdown in October, expect nights in Penguin to be about the same, around 3°C, while days are little chillier, around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) early enough to drive to Burnie.

Things to do in Penguin

Historic Sites

1
night
Burnie

Burnie
Burnie is a port city on the north-west coast of Tasmania. To find more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Burnie tour builder website.

Burnie is very close to Penguin. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in October, and nighttime lows around 5°C. You will leave for Stanley on the 23rd (Fri).

Things to do in Burnie

Parks Outdoors Tours

2
nights
Stanley

Stanley ©
Stanley is a town on the north-west coast of Tasmania, Australia. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): enjoy the sea views from Table Cape Lighthouse Experience. On the 24th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: don't miss a visit to Stanley Heritage Walk and then look for all kinds of wild species at The Nut State Reserve.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Stanley trip planning site.

You can drive from Burnie to Stanley in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in October, and nighttime lows around 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Strahan.

Things to do in Stanley

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trip

Table Cape Lighthouse Experience
Highlights from your plan
The Nut State Reserve ©
The Nut State Reserve
Table Cape Lighthouse Experience ©
Table Cape Lighthouse Experience
Stanley Heritage Walk
Stanley Heritage Walk

2
nights
Strahan

Strahan
Combine breathtaking nature and genuine hospitality, wrap it up in small-town scenery, and you get Strahan, Tasmania.
To find other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Strahan tour builder tool.

You can drive from Stanley to Strahan in 4 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Tue) to allow time for travel to New Norfolk.

Things to do in Strahan

Tours Parks Nature

few
hours
New Norfolk

New Norfolk
New Norfolk is a town on the Derwent River, in the south-east of Tasmania, Australia. Kick off your visit on the 27th (Tue): explore the activities along Salmon Ponds Heritage Hatchery and Gardens.

To see maps, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the New Norfolk tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from Strahan to New Norfolk in 4 hours. In October, daytime highs in New Norfolk are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Hobart.

Things to do in New Norfolk

Nature Parks

1
night
Hobart

Hobart ©
On the 27th (Tue), take in the awesome beauty at Mount Wellington.

To see other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Hobart online itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from New Norfolk to Hobart takes an hour. On the 28th (Wed), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Hobart

Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Mount Wellington ©
Mount Wellington

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