8 days in Tasmania Itinerary

8 days in Tasmania Itinerary

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Launceston
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Strahan
— 1 night
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Hobart
— 4 nights
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Eaglehawk Neck
— 1 night

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Launceston

Launceston ©

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.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Mon): stroll around City Park and then look for all kinds of wild species at Cataract Gorge Reserve. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Tue): learn about winemaking at The Pinot Shop, cruise the town with Hollybank Wilderness Adventures, and then let your taste buds guide you at Prestige Tours Tasmania.

For where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Launceston trip itinerary planning tool.

Adelaide to Launceston is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Traveling from Adelaide to Launceston, you'll lose 0.5 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Adelaide in January, with highs in Launceston at 28°C and lows at 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) so you can go by car to Strahan.

Things to do in Launceston

Tours · Parks · Wineries · Breweries & Distilleries
Highlights from your plan
Cataract Gorge Reserve ©
Cataract Gorge Reserve
Hollybank Wilderness Adventures ©
Hollybank Wilderness Adventures
City Park ©
City Park

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Strahan

Combine breathtaking nature and genuine hospitality, wrap it up in small-town scenery, and you get Strahan, Tasmania.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Wed): see Strahan ATV Adventures, then head outdoors with Henty Dunes, and then get interesting insight from Tours.

To see other places to visit, reviews, photos, and tourist information, use the Strahan trip maker site.

You can drive from Launceston to Strahan in 4 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Hobart.

Things to do in Strahan

Outdoors · Tours
Highlights from your plan
Boat Tours & Water Sports
Henty Dunes ©
Henty Dunes

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Hobart

Hobart ©

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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Tassie Bound (in New Norfolk) and Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary (in Brighton). On the 22nd (Fri), give your taste buds a day to remember with a local gastronomic tour. There's much more to do: take in the awesome beauty at Mount Wellington, engage your brain at Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery, admire the masterpieces at Lady Franklin Gallery, and go for a charming ride with Heritage Horse Drawn Carriages.

For more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Hobart holiday maker tool.

You can drive from Strahan to Hobart in 4 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In January, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sun) so you can go by car to Eaglehawk Neck.

Things to do in Hobart

Tours · Wildlife · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Mount Wellington ©
Mount Wellington
Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens ©
Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens
Food Tours

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Eaglehawk Neck

Eaglehawk Neck ©
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Mon): get to know the fascinating history of Port Arthur Historic Site, then explore and take pictures at Tessellated Pavement, and then see majestic marine mammals with Wild Ocean Tasmania.

For more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Eaglehawk Neck online sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Hobart to Eaglehawk Neck in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in January, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Eaglehawk Neck

Historic Sites · Museums · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Port Arthur Historic Site ©
Port Arthur Historic Site
Wild Ocean Tasmania ©
Wild Ocean Tasmania
Tessellated Pavement ©
Tessellated Pavement

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