7 days in Tasmania Itinerary

7 days in Tasmania Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Tasmania trip planner

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Hobart
— 1 day
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Hobart
— 3 nights
Drive
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Strahan
— 1 night
Bus
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Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park
— 1 night
Bus
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Launceston
— 1 night
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Hobart

— 1 day

Tasmania's Capital City

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.
To find reviews, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read Hobart online trip itinerary builder.

Sydney to Hobart is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also fly; or do a combination of train, ferry, and bus; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Sydney in December: high temperatures in Hobart hover around 24°C and lows are around 13°C. On the 12th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Hobart.

Things to do in Hobart

Tours · Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife

Hobart

— 3 nights

Tasmania's Capital City

Your day by day itinerary now includes Salamanca Market, Pennicott Wilderness Journeys - Bruny Island Traveller Day Tour and Museum of Old and New Art (Mona). Step off the beaten path and head to Sullivans Cove and Seven Mile Beach.

To see photos, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Hobart trip planner.

Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Strahan.

Things to do in Hobart

Museums · Tours · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trips

Strahan

— 1 night
Combine breathtaking nature and genuine hospitality, wrap it up in small-town scenery, and you get Strahan, Tasmania.
To see photos, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Strahan trip builder website.

Getting from Hobart to Strahan by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a bus. On the 16th (Sun), you'll travel to Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park.

Things to do in Strahan

Parks · Tours · Nature · Outdoors

Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park

— 1 night
A holiday in Cradle Mountain-Lake St.
To find maps, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park trip itinerary planning website.

You can take a bus from Strahan to Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park in 4 hours. Another option is to drive. You'll set off for Launceston on the 17th (Mon).

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

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature

Launceston

— 1 night

The Heart of Tasmania

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.
For reviews, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Launceston online tour planner.

You can take a bus from Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park to Launceston in 3 hours. Another option is to drive. In December, daily temperatures in Launceston can reach 25°C, while at night they dip to 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Launceston

Parks · Outdoors · Tours · Shopping

Tasmania travel guide

4.5
Wildlife Areas · Art Museums · Mountains
Unspoiled beauty and colorful nature are the hallmarks of Tasmania, Australia’s smallest state. This picturesque island boasts some of the country’s most attractive stretches of coastline and a number of distinctive, forested mountain ranges. The state capital, Hobart, serves as an ideal base for exploration of the island’s interior and opulent beaches.