8 days in Tasmania Itinerary

8 days in Tasmania Itinerary

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Devonport
— 1 night
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Launceston
— 1 night
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Binalong Bay
— 1 night
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Hobart
— 2 nights
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Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park
— 1 day
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Devonport
— 1 night

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Devonport

Devonport ©
Looking out across the Bass Strait towards Melbourne, Devonport stands out against a backdrop of rolling hills, pastures, and coastal bluffs.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Sun): Head underground at Mole Creek Caves.

To find other places to visit, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, use the Devonport day trip tool.

Melbourne to Devonport is an approximately 11.5-hour ferry ride. You can also fly; or ride a ferry. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Melbourne in October; daily highs in Devonport reach 19°C and lows reach 5°C. On the 27th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Launceston.

Things to do in Devonport

Nature · Parks

Side Trip

Mole Creek Caves
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Mole Creek Caves ©
Mole Creek Caves

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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.
James Boag Brewery Experience has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 27th (Sun): sample the tasty concoctions at James Boag Brewery Experience.

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

You can drive from Devonport to Launceston in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Launceston are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Mon) to allow time for the car ride to Binalong Bay.

Things to do in Launceston

Wildlife · Parks · Breweries & Distilleries
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Cataract Gorge Reserve ©
Cataract Gorge Reserve
James Boag Brewery Experience ©
James Boag Brewery Experience

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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. Kick off your visit on the 28th (Mon): enjoy the sand and surf at Bay of Fires Conservation Area.

For reviews, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Binalong Bay online trip maker.

You can drive from Launceston to Binalong Bay in 2.5 hours. October in Binalong Bay sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 5°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Hobart.

Things to do in Binalong Bay

Outdoors · Wildlife · Parks

Side Trip

Bay of Fires Conservation Area
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Bay of Fires Conservation Area ©
Bay of Fires Conservation Area

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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.
Port Arthur Historic Site has been added to your itinerary. Step out of Hobart to go to Brighton and see Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary, which is approximately 30 minutes away. There's still lots to do: take in the awesome beauty at Mount Wellington, take in the views from Richmond Bridge, take a leisurely stroll along Constitution Dock, and contemplate the long history of Cascades Female Factory Historic Site.

To see maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Hobart itinerary maker.

Drive from Binalong Bay to Hobart in 3.5 hours. In October in Hobart, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 9°C at night. On the 31st (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can take a bus to Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park.

Things to do in Hobart

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary, Port Arthur Historic Site, Richmond Bridge
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Port Arthur Historic Site ©
Port Arthur Historic Site
Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary
Mount Wellington ©
Mount Wellington

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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 1st (Fri): contemplate the waterfront views at Lake St. Clair.

To find photos, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park road trip app.

You can take a bus from Hobart to Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park in 4 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Fri) so you can take a bus to Devonport.

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

Nature · Parks
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Lake St. Clair ©
Lake St. Clair

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Devonport

Devonport ©
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Sat): browse for treasures at Antique Emporium.

For maps, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, go to the Devonport trip builder app.

Traveling by bus from Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park to Devonport takes 4 hours. You will have some time to spend on the 2nd (Sat) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Devonport

Shopping
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Antique Emporium ©
Antique Emporium

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