18 days in Tasmania Itinerary

18 days in Tasmania Itinerary

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Burnie
— 1 night
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Stanley
— 1 night
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Moina
— 1 night
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Strahan
— 3 nights
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Queenstown
— 1 day
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Derwent Bridge
— 1 night
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Ellendale
— 1 night
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Alonnah, Bruny Island
— 2 nights
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Hobart
— 2 nights
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Port Arthur
— 2 nights
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Coles Bay
— Few hours
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St Helens
— 1 night
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Binalong Bay
— 1 day
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Launceston
— 2 nights
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George Town
— Few hours
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Beaconsfield
— Few hours
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Beauty Point
— Few hours
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Sheffield
— Few hours

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Burnie

Burnie ©
Burnie is a port city on the north-west coast of Tasmania. On the 10th (Tue), stop by The Hidden Fox.

To see where to stay, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Burnie trip itinerary planning tool.

Devonport to Burnie is an approximately 1-hour car ride. You can also take a bus. In March, daytime highs in Burnie are 25°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. On the 10th (Tue), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Stanley.

Things to do in Burnie

Shopping
Highlights from your plan
The Hidden Fox ©
The Hidden Fox

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Stanley

Stanley ©
Stanley is a town on the north-west coast of Tasmania, Australia. On the 10th (Tue), make a trip to Joe Lyons Cottage and then identify plant and animal life at The Nut State Reserve.

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

You can drive from Burnie to Stanley in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In March, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Moina.

Things to do in Stanley

Historic Sites · Wildlife · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Highfield Historic Site ©
Highfield Historic Site
The Nut State Reserve ©
The Nut State Reserve
HA Lane Memorial Lookout ©
HA Lane Memorial Lookout

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Moina

Moina
For photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Moina trip planner.

You can drive from Stanley to Moina in 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in March, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) early enough to travel to Strahan.

Things to do in Moina

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trip

Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park
Highlights from your plan
Dove Lake Circuit
Dove Lake Circuit
Devils @ Cradle ©
Devils @ Cradle

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Strahan

Combine breathtaking nature and genuine hospitality, wrap it up in small-town scenery, and you get Strahan, Tasmania.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Fri): see the interesting displays at Morrisons Huon Pine Sawmill, then take in the dramatic scenery at Hogarth Falls, and then take a memorable tour with Tours.

To find ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Strahan driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Moina to Strahan takes 2 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Queenstown.

Things to do in Strahan

Outdoors · Tours · Parks

Side Trip

West Coast Heritage Centre, Zeehan
Highlights from your plan
Boat Tours & Water Sports
West Coast Heritage Centre, Zeehan ©
West Coast Heritage Centre, Zeehan
Henty Dunes ©
Henty Dunes

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Queenstown

Queenstown ©
The pink and grey hue of the mountains surrounding Queenstown is due to unique mineral deposits in the sediment.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Sun): take in panoramic vistas at Iron Blow Lookout, take in the dramatic scenery at Nelson Falls, take in the waterfront at Horsetail Falls, then examine the collection at Eric Thomas Galley Museum, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Spion Kop Lookout.

For traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Queenstown trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Strahan to Queenstown in an hour. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) so you can drive to Derwent Bridge.

Things to do in Queenstown

Nature · Parks · Museums

Side Trip

Iron Blow Lookout
Highlights from your plan
Nelson Falls ©
Nelson Falls
Iron Blow Lookout ©
Iron Blow Lookout
Spion Kop Lookout ©
Spion Kop Lookout

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night
Derwent Bridge

Derwent Bridge ©
Derwent Bridge is a locality on the Lyell Highway at the southern edge of the Cradle Mountain-Lake St Clair National Park.It is just south of Lake St Clair and the Lake St Clair visitor centre; and it is north of Lake King William and the Butlers Gorge Power Station.It is also the last inhabited location before Linda Valley in the West Coast Range - this section of the highway passes through the Wild Rivers National Park. On the 16th (Mon), get great views at King William Saddle and then pause for some photo ops at The Wall in the Wilderness.

You can plan Derwent Bridge trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.

You can drive from Queenstown to Derwent Bridge in 1.5 hours. On the 16th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Ellendale.
Highlights from your plan
The Wall in the Wilderness ©
The Wall in the Wilderness

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Ellendale

Ellendale ©
Ellendale is a village in Tasmania 75 kilometres from Hobart in the Derwent Valley, Tasmania, Australia. Start off your visit on the 16th (Mon): take in the dramatic scenery at Horseshoe Falls.

For maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Ellendale trip planner.

Traveling by car from Derwent Bridge to Ellendale takes 1.5 hours. In March, daytime highs in Ellendale are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) so you can travel to Alonnah.

Things to do in Ellendale

Nature · Parks

Side Trip

Mount Field National Park
Highlights from your plan
Russell Falls ©
Russell Falls
Willow Creek Miniature Goats ©
Willow Creek Miniature Goats
Horseshoe Falls ©
Horseshoe Falls

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Alonnah, Bruny Island

Alonnah ©
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Wed): examine the collection at Bruny Island History Room, look for gifts at Bruny Island Honey, then don't miss a visit to The Neck, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Forestvale Design Centre.

For other places to visit, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read Alonnah trip builder website.

Drive from Ellendale to Alonnah in 3 hours. In March, daily temperatures in Alonnah can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) so you can travel to Hobart.

Things to do in Alonnah

Museums · Shopping · Wildlife

Side Trip

Bruny Island
Highlights from your plan
Bruny Island History Room ©
Bruny Island History Room
The Neck ©
The Neck
Bruny Island Honey ©
Bruny Island Honey

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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 19th (Thu): identify plant and animal life at Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary and then savor the flavors at Food & Drink. Here are some ideas for day two: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens, then engage your brain at Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery, then steep yourself in history at Cascades Female Factory Historic Site, and finally take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Wellington.

For where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Hobart travel planner.

Traveling by car from Alonnah to Hobart takes 2 hours. In March, daily temperatures in Hobart can reach 25°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) so you can drive to Port Arthur.

Things to do in Hobart

Tours · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trip

Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary
Highlights from your plan
Mount Wellington ©
Mount Wellington
Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary
Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens ©
Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens

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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.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Sat): appreciate the history behind Dog Line, look for all kinds of wild species at Tasmanian Devil Unzoo, then see the interesting displays at Federation Artisan Chocolate - Port Arthur, and finally hike along Three Capes Track. On the next day, make a trip to Remarkable Cave, then head outdoors with Tasman Arch, then take an in-depth tour of Eaglehawk Neck Historic Site, and finally don't miss a visit to Tessellated Pavement.

To see other places to visit, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Port Arthur trip itinerary maker website.

Drive from Hobart to Port Arthur in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 25°C in March, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) so you can go by car to Coles Bay.

Things to do in Port Arthur

Parks · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trips

Eaglehawk Neck, Taranna
Highlights from your plan
Three Capes Track ©
Three Capes Track
Remarkable Cave ©
Remarkable Cave
Tasmanian Devil Unzoo ©
Tasmanian Devil Unzoo

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hours
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 23rd (Mon), walk along Wineglass Bay Lookout, then explore the galleries of Waubs Bay Gallery, then make a trip to Bicheno Blowhole, and finally learn about winemaking at Gala Estate Vineyard.

To find reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Coles Bay trip planner.

You can drive from Port Arthur to Coles Bay in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) early enough to drive to St Helens.

Things to do in Coles Bay

Trails · Wineries · Museums

Side Trips

Bicheno, Gala Estate Vineyard
Highlights from your plan
Wineglass Bay Lookout ©
Wineglass Bay Lookout
Bicheno Blowhole ©
Bicheno Blowhole
Gala Estate Vineyard ©
Gala Estate Vineyard

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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 23rd (Mon), admire the sheer force of St Columba Waterfall.

To see reviews, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the St Helens trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Coles Bay to St Helens by car takes about 1.5 hours. March in St Helens sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough to drive to Binalong Bay.

Things to do in St Helens

Nature · Parks
Highlights from your plan
St Columba Waterfall ©
St Columba Waterfall

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Binalong Bay

Binalong Bay ©
Binalong Bay is a small coastal town in north-east Tasmania, situated at the southern end of the Bay of Fires. On the 24th (Tue), enjoy the sand and surf at Bay of Fires Conservation Area and then take in the pleasant sights at Bay of Fires.

To find more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Binalong Bay sightseeing website.

Binalong Bay is just a stone's throw from St Helens. March in Binalong Bay sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 11°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Launceston.

Things to do in Binalong Bay

Wildlife · Beaches · Parks

Side Trip

Bay of Fires Conservation Area
Highlights from your plan
Bay of Fires Conservation Area ©
Bay of Fires Conservation Area
Bay of Fires ©
Bay of Fires

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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.
To see traveler tips, maps, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Launceston day trip planning site.

You can drive from Binalong Bay to Launceston in 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in March, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to George Town.

Things to do in Launceston

Parks · Wildlife · Nature
Highlights from your plan
Cataract Gorge Reserve ©
Cataract Gorge Reserve
City Park ©
City Park
The Tamar Valley ©
The Tamar Valley

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George Town

George Town
George Town is a large town in north-east Tasmania, on the eastern bank of the mouth of the Tamar River. For more things to do, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read our George Town trip builder tool.

Drive from Launceston to George Town in an hour. In March, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 11°C. You will leave for Beaconsfield on the 26th (Thu).

Things to do in George Town

Wineries · Museums · Wildlife

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Beaconsfield

Beaconsfield ©
Beaconsfield is a former gold mining town near the Tamar River, in the north-east of Tasmania, Australia. Start off your visit on the 26th (Thu): go deep underground at Beaconsfield Mine & Heritage Centre, then do a tasting at Holm Oak Vineyards, and then do a tasting at Iron Pot Bay Vineyard.

To see traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Beaconsfield day trip planning app.

Beaconsfield is very close to George Town. In March in Beaconsfield, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Beauty Point.

Things to do in Beaconsfield

Wineries · Museums

Side Trip

Rowella
Highlights from your plan
Iron Pot Bay Vineyard ©
Iron Pot Bay Vineyard
Beaconsfield Mine & Heritage Centre ©
Beaconsfield Mine & Heritage Centre
Holm Oak Vineyards ©
Holm Oak Vineyards

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Beauty Point

Beauty Point
Beauty Point is a town by the Tamar River, in the north-east of Tasmania, Australia. To see ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Beauty Point road trip site.

Beauty Point is very close to Beaconsfield. In March, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 11°C. On the 26th (Thu), you're off to Sheffield.

Things to do in Beauty Point

Wineries · Parks · Wildlife

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Sheffield

Sheffield
Sheffield is a town 23 kilometres inland from Devonport on the north-west coast of Tasmania. For where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Sheffield travel route planning tool.

You can drive from Beauty Point to Sheffield in 1.5 hours. In March, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 11°C. You'll set off for home on the 26th (Thu).

Things to do in Sheffield

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife

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