5 days in Tasmania Itinerary

5 days in Tasmania Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park
— Few hours
2
Launceston
— 1 night
3
Coles Bay
— 2 nights

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Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park

Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park
A holiday in Cradle Mountain-Lake St.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Sun): trek along Larmairremener tabelti.

To see more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park trip planner.

Melbourne to Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry, bus, and car. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) so you can go by car to Launceston.

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

Trails Outdoors Parks

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Mon): identify plant and animal life at Tamar Island Wetlands, take in the dramatic scenery at Lilydale Falls, see the interesting displays at National Automobile Museum of Tasmania, thentake an in-depth tour of Queen Victoria Museum & Art Gallery, and finally admire the verdant scenery at The Tamar Valley.

For ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Launceston vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park to Launceston takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of car and bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in February, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) so you can drive to Coles Bay.

Things to do in Launceston

Parks Museums Nature
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Tamar Island Wetlands ©
Tamar Island Wetlands
Lilydale Falls ©
Lilydale Falls
The Tamar Valley ©
The Tamar Valley

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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.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Tue): stroll through Friendly Beaches, stroll through Wineglass Bay, and then don't miss a visit to Mt Amos Climb. Keep things going the next day: do a tasting at Craigie Knowe Vineyard, learn about winemaking at Gala Estate Vineyard, learn about winemaking at Spring Vale Wines, thensteep yourself in history at Spiky Bridge, thenstroll through Hazards Beach, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Honeymoon Bay.

For photos, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Coles Bay tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from Launceston to Coles Bay in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Coles Bay

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Cranbrook, Spiky Bridge, Honeymoon Bay
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Friendly Beaches ©
Friendly Beaches
Wineglass Bay ©
Wineglass Bay
Honeymoon Bay ©
Honeymoon Bay

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