15 days in Tasmania Itinerary

15 days in Tasmania Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Hobart
— 2 nights
2
Port Arthur
— 1 night
3
Coles Bay
— 1 night
4
Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park
— 1 night
5
Strahan
— 1 night
6
Beaconsfield
— 1 night
7
Launceston
— 1 night
8
St Helens
— 3 nights
9
Hobart
— 3 nights

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 12th (Thu): enjoy the sand and surf at Seven Mile Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: indulge your thirst for a good beer at Cascade Brewery, take a leisurely stroll along Constitution Dock, and then explore the world behind art at Museum of Old and New Art (Mona).

To find more things to do, photos, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Hobart online route maker.

Brisbane to Hobart is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train, ferry, and bus. Traveling from Brisbane in March, things will get a bit cooler in Hobart: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) early enough to drive to Port Arthur.

Things to do in Hobart

Museums Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Seven Mile Beach, Museum of Old and New Art (Mona), Kingston Beach
Highlights from your plan
Salamanca Market ©
Salamanca Market
Museum of Old and New Art (Mona) ©
Museum of Old and New Art (Mona)
Cascades Female Factory Historic Site ©
Cascades Female Factory Historic Site

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 15th (Sun), contemplate the long history of Government Farm, thenget to know the fascinating history of Port Arthur Historic Site, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Stewarts Bay.

Planning Port Arthur trip won't be overwheling when you use's Insprock itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Hobart to Port Arthur takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In March, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) so you can go by car to Coles Bay.

Things to do in Port Arthur

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Port Arthur Historic Site ©
Port Arthur Historic Site
Stewarts Bay ©
Stewarts Bay

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.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Mon): look for gifts at Freycinet Marine Farm, thenwalk along Wineglass Bay Lookout, and then see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Coles Bay road trip planning website.

You can drive from Port Arthur to Coles Bay in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and car; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) early enough to catch the bus to Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park.

Things to do in Coles Bay

Wildlife Outdoors Tours
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Wineglass Bay Lookout ©
Wineglass Bay Lookout
Freycinet Marine Farm ©
Freycinet Marine Farm

1
night
Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park

Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park ©
A holiday in Cradle Mountain-Lake St.
On the 17th (Tue), look for all kinds of wild species at Devils @ Cradle and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake St. Clair.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park planning website.

Traveling by bus from Coles Bay to Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park takes 8 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Strahan.

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

Parks Nature Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Devils @ Cradle ©
Devils @ Cradle
Lake St. Clair ©
Lake St. Clair

1
night
Strahan

Strahan ©
Combine breathtaking nature and genuine hospitality, wrap it up in small-town scenery, and you get Strahan, Tasmania.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Wed): tour the pleasant surroundings at Ocean Beach, see the interesting displays at Morrisons Huon Pine Sawmill, thenstop by Wilderness Woodworks Strahan, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Hogarth Falls.

To find ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Strahan travel route planner.

You can drive from Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park to Strahan in 4.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of car and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) early enough to travel to Beaconsfield.

Things to do in Strahan

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Ocean Beach ©
Ocean Beach
Morrisons Huon Pine Sawmill ©
Morrisons Huon Pine Sawmill
Wilderness Woodworks Strahan ©
Wilderness Woodworks Strahan

1
night
Beaconsfield

Beaconsfield ©
Beaconsfield is a former gold mining town near the Tamar River, in the north-east of Tasmania, Australia. On the 19th (Thu), get some fabulous bargains at Lavender House The Perfumery, do a tasting at Holm Oak Vineyards, thenlook for gifts at Goaty Hill Wines, and finally take an in-depth tour of Beaconsfield Mine & Heritage Centre.

For maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Beaconsfield online day trip planner.

You can drive from Strahan to Beaconsfield in 4 hours. March in Beaconsfield sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Launceston.

Things to do in Beaconsfield

Shopping Museums Wineries

Side Trips

Rowella, Goaty Hill Wines
Highlights from your plan
Goaty Hill Wines ©
Goaty Hill Wines
Beaconsfield Mine & Heritage Centre ©
Beaconsfield Mine & Heritage Centre
Lavender House The Perfumery ©
Lavender House The Perfumery

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 20th (Fri), admire the verdant scenery at The Tamar Valley, thenadmire the masterpieces at Queen Victoria Museum & Art Gallery, thenindulge your thirst for a good beer at James Boag Brewery Experience, and finally get some fabulous bargains at Waverly Woolen Mills Factory Outlet.

For reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Launceston travel planning site.

You can drive from Beaconsfield to Launceston in an hour. Expect a daytime high around °C in March, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) early enough to drive to St Helens.

Things to do in Launceston

Parks Museums Nature
Highlights from your plan
The Tamar Valley ©
The Tamar Valley
Queen Victoria Museum & Art Gallery ©
Queen Victoria Museum & Art Gallery
Waverly Woolen Mills Factory Outlet ©
Waverly Woolen Mills Factory Outlet

3
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Sat): view the masterpieces at East Coast Art Supplies & Gallery, take in the dramatic scenery at St Columba Waterfall, take in the exciting artwork at Suncoast Gallery, learn about winemaking at Priory Ridge, thentake in the exciting artwork at Gone Rustic Studio and Gallery, and finally see the interesting displays at St Marys Cranks and Tinkerers. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the long history of Chinese Heritage Mining Area, thenexperience rural life at Pyengana Dairy, and then cast your line with a fishing tour.

To see more things to do, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read St Helens trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Launceston to St Helens in 2.5 hours. In March, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Mon) to allow time for travel to Hobart.

Things to do in St Helens

Wildlife Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

St Marys, Bay of Fires Conservation Area, Chinese Heritage Mining Area, Pyengana Dairy
Highlights from your plan
Bay of Fires Conservation Area ©
Bay of Fires Conservation Area
Gone Rustic Studio and Gallery ©
Gone Rustic Studio and Gallery
St Columba Waterfall ©
St Columba Waterfall

3
nights
Hobart

Hobart ©
Visit Battery Point Sculpture Trail and Richmond Gaol for their historical value. Let the collections at Mawson's Hut Replica Museum and Maritime Museum of Tasmania capture your imagination. Step out of Hobart with an excursion to Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary in Brighton--about 30 minutes away. See some other sides of Hobart: contemplate the long history of Hobart Convict Penitentiary, learn about winemaking at Moorilla Estate Winery, stop by The Wicked Cheese Co., and browse the different shops at Cat and Fiddle Arcade.

To find ratings, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Hobart vacation planner.

Traveling by car from St Helens to Hobart takes 3.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Thu) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Hobart

Museums Historic Sites Wineries

Side Trips

Richmond, Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary, Moorilla Estate Winery
Highlights from your plan
Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary
Battery Point Sculpture Trail ©
Battery Point Sculpture Trail
Mawson's Hut Replica Museum ©
Mawson's Hut Replica Museum

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