13 days in Tasmania Itinerary

13 days in Tasmania Itinerary

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Devonport
— 1 night
2
Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park
— 2 nights
3
Mount Field National Park
— 2 nights
4
Hobart
— 2 nights
5
Swansea
— 1 night
6
Coles Bay
— Few hours
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Bicheno
— 1 night
8
Scamander
— 2 nights
9
Launceston
— 1 night

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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.
To see other places to visit and tourist information, you can read our Devonport trip itinerary planner.

Melbourne to Devonport is an approximately 3-hour flight. You can also ride a ferry. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Melbourne in May; daily highs in Devonport reach 58°F and lows reach 40°F. On the 26th (Tue), you're off to Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park.

Things to do in Devonport

Parks · Outdoors · Nature

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nights
Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park

Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park ©
A holiday in Cradle Mountain-Lake St.
On the 26th (Tue), hike along Shadow Lake Circuit Walk. Keep things going the next day: stroll through The Overland Track.

Plan trip to Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Traveling by car from Devonport to Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and car. You will leave for Mount Field National Park on the 28th (Thu).

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

Outdoors · Parks · Trails
Highlights from your plan
The Overland Track ©
The Overland Track
Shadow Lake Circuit Walk ©
Shadow Lake Circuit Walk

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nights
Mount Field National Park

Mount Field National Park ©
To see more things to do, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read our Mount Field National Park trip itinerary app.

Traveling by car from Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park to Mount Field National Park takes 4.5 hours. In May, daytime highs in Mount Field National Park are 59°F, while nighttime lows are 43°F. On the 30th (Sat), you're off to Hobart.

Things to do in Mount Field National Park

Nature · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Horseshoe Falls ©
Horseshoe Falls

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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.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Sat): appreciate the extensive heritage of Port Arthur Historic Site. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at Museum of Old and New Art (Mona) and then paddle through the water with Roaring 40s Kayaking.

For traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, use the Hobart trip planner.

Traveling by car from Mount Field National Park to Hobart takes 1.5 hours. In May, plan for daily highs up to 60°F, and evening lows to 43°F. On the 1st (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Swansea.

Things to do in Hobart

Museums · Outdoors · Adventure

Side Trips

Museum of Old and New Art (Mona), Port Arthur Historic Site
Highlights from your plan
Port Arthur Historic Site ©
Port Arthur Historic Site
Salamanca Market ©
Salamanca Market
Roaring 40s Kayaking ©
Roaring 40s Kayaking

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night
Swansea

Swansea
On Tasmania's east coast, Swansea was the third municipality to be established in Australia.
To find maps, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read Swansea trip planner.

Traveling by car from Hobart to Swansea takes 2 hours. In June in Swansea, expect temperatures between 56°F during the day and 41°F at night. On the 2nd (Tue), you're off to Coles Bay.

Things to do in Swansea

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife

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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.
On the 2nd (Tue), learn about winemaking at Gala Estate Vineyard.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Coles Bay tour itinerary maker app.

Drive from Swansea to Coles Bay in an hour. You'll have a few hours on the 2nd (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling to Bicheno.

Things to do in Coles Bay

Wineries

Side Trip

Gala Estate Vineyard
Highlights from your plan
Gala Estate Vineyard ©
Gala Estate Vineyard

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Bicheno

Bicheno ©
Bicheno is a town on the east coast of Tasmania, Australia, 185 km north-east of Hobart on the Tasman Highway, with a population of 853. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Tue): learn about winemaking at Freycinet Vineyards and then make a trip to Bicheno Blowhole.

For where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Bicheno online tour planner.

Bicheno is just a stone's throw from Coles Bay. In June, plan for daily highs up to 53°F, and evening lows to 37°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) so you can go by car to Scamander.

Things to do in Bicheno

Wineries
Highlights from your plan
Freycinet Vineyards ©
Freycinet Vineyards
Bicheno Blowhole ©
Bicheno Blowhole

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nights
Scamander

Scamander ©
Scamander is a small town at the mouth of the Scamander River between St Helens and St Marys on the north-east coast of Tasmania in Australia. On the 3rd (Wed), look for all kinds of wild species at Bay of Fires Conservation Area. Keep things going the next day: take in the dramatic scenery at St Columba Waterfall.

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

Traveling by car from Bicheno to Scamander takes an hour. Expect a daytime high around 53°F in June, and nighttime lows around 37°F. On the 5th (Fri), you're off to Launceston.

Things to do in Scamander

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trips

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

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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.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Fri): appreciate the views at The Tamar Valley.

For maps, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read Launceston driving holiday planning website.

Traveling by car from Scamander to Launceston takes 2 hours. In June in Launceston, expect temperatures between 53°F during the day and 37°F at night. You'll set off for home on the 6th (Sat).

Things to do in Launceston

Nature · Parks
Highlights from your plan
The Tamar Valley ©
The Tamar Valley

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