29 days in Tasmania Itinerary

29 days in Tasmania Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Eaglehawk Neck
— 4 nights
2
Bruny Island
— 4 nights
3
Hobart
— 7 nights
4
Coles Bay
— 5 nights
5
St Helens
— 2 nights
6
Launceston
— 6 nights

4
nights
Eaglehawk Neck

Eaglehawk Neck ©
Popular historic sites such as Coal Mines Historic Site and Government Farm are in your itinerary. Discover out-of-the-way places like Tasmanian Devil Unzoo and Tasman Arch. When in Eaglehawk Neck, make a side trip to see Cape Raoul in Port Arthur, approximately Port Arthur away.

To find other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Eaglehawk Neck online attractions planner.

Sydney to Eaglehawk Neck is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train, ferry, bus, and taxi. Traveling from Sydney in February, expect Eaglehawk Neck to be a bit cooler, temps between °C and °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) so you can travel to Bruny Island.

Things to do in Eaglehawk Neck

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Port Arthur, Taranna, Maria Island National Park, Coal Mines Historic Site
Highlights from your plan
Tessellated Pavement ©
Tessellated Pavement
Tasmanian Devil Unzoo ©
Tasmanian Devil Unzoo
Maria Island National Park ©
Maria Island National Park

4
nights
Bruny Island

Bruny Island ©
Vacations on Bruny Island ensure a chance to spot local wildlife, like penguins, many different birds, and echidnas.
Discover out-of-the-way places like The Neck and Cape Bruny Lighthouse. Escape the urban bustle at South Bruny National Park and Fluted Cape Trail. Next up on the itinerary: trek along Labillardiere Peninsula Walk, learn about winemaking at Bruny Island Premium Wines, stop by Bruny Island Providore, and explore the galleries of Forestvale Design Centre.

To see maps, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read Bruny Island online sightseeing planner.

You can do a combination of bus, ferry, and taxi from Eaglehawk Neck to Bruny Island in 6 hours. In March, daytime highs in Bruny Island are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) early enough to travel to Hobart.

Things to do in Bruny Island

Parks Trails Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Cape Bruny Lighthouse ©
Cape Bruny Lighthouse
The Neck ©
The Neck
South Bruny National Park ©
South Bruny National Park

7
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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Russell Falls and Tahune Forest AirWalk. Escape the urban bustle at Seven Mile Beach and Horseshoe Falls. Explore Hobart's surroundings by going to Redlands Estate (in New Norfolk) and Enchanted Woods (in Castle Forbes Bay). The adventure continues: admire the striking features of St John the Evangelist Roman Catholic Church, visit Sullivans Cove, explore the activities along Sandy Bay, and steep yourself in history at Runnymede House.

To see where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Hobart trip maker app.

Traveling by combination of car and ferry from Bruny Island to Hobart takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, ferry, and bus. In March, daily temperatures in Hobart can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Coles Bay.

Things to do in Hobart

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Richmond, Mount Field National Park, Redlands Estate, Shot Tower, Seven Mile Beach
Highlights from your plan
St. David's Cathedral ©
St. David's Cathedral
Seven Mile Beach ©
Seven Mile Beach
Russell Falls ©
Russell Falls

5
nights
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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like East Coast Natureworld and Boat Tours & Water Sports. Visiting Freycinet National Park and Friendly Beaches will get you outdoors. Get out of town with these interesting Coles Bay side-trips: Spiky Bridge (in Swansea) and Melshell Oyster Shack (in Dolphin Sands). There's much more to do: surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, tour the pleasant surroundings at Wineglass Bay, do a tasting at Gala Estate Vineyard, and don't miss a visit to Mt Amos Climb.

To find reviews, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Coles Bay driving holiday planner.

Getting from Hobart to Coles Bay by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) so you can go by car to St Helens.

Things to do in Coles Bay

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Bicheno, Devil's Corner Cellar Door, Spiky Bridge, Cape Tourville Lighthouse, Melshell Oyster Shack
Highlights from your plan
East Coast Natureworld ©
East Coast Natureworld
Freycinet National Park ©
Freycinet National Park
Nature & Wildlife Tours

2
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 18th (Thu): tour the pleasant surroundings at Mt William Walkway, thentake some stellar pictures from St Helens Point Conservation Area, and then stroll through Bay of Fires Conservation Area. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Fri): view the masterpieces at Suncoast Gallery, admire the sheer force of St Columba Falls Reserve, thenexperience rural life at Pyengana Dairy, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at St Columba Waterfall.

To see reviews, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the St Helens itinerary site.

Drive from Coles Bay to St Helens in 1.5 hours. March in St Helens sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Launceston.

Things to do in St Helens

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Mount William National Park, Pyengana
Highlights from your plan
Bay of Fires Conservation Area ©
Bay of Fires Conservation Area
St Columba Waterfall ©
St Columba Waterfall
St Columba Falls Reserve ©
St Columba Falls Reserve

6
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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Trowunna Wildlife Sanctuary and The Tamar Valley. Get in touch with nature at Platypus House and Marakoopa Cave. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Launceston: Beaconsfield Mine & Heritage Centre (in Beaconsfield), Seahorse World (in Beauty Point) and Mole Creek Caves (in Mole Creek). There's much more to do: contemplate the long history of Brickendon Colonial Farm Village, indulge your thirst for a good beer at James Boag Brewery Experience, get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and take an in-depth tour of Queen Victoria Museum & Art Gallery.

For ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Launceston route planner.

You can drive from St Helens to Launceston in 2.5 hours. In March, daytime highs in Launceston are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Launceston

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trips

Mole Creek, Beauty Point, Alum Cliffs, Beaconsfield Mine & Heritage Centre, Brickendon Colonial Farm Village
Highlights from your plan
Platypus House ©
Platypus House
Trowunna Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Trowunna Wildlife Sanctuary
Tamar Island Wetlands ©
Tamar Island Wetlands

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