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

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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 see where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Devonport attractions planning site.

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

Things to do in Devonport

Parks · Nature

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Mole Creek Caves ©
Mole Creek Caves

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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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Halls Falls as well as James Boag Brewery Experience. Start off your visit on the 27th (Sun): sample the tasty concoctions at James Boag Brewery Experience.

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Traveling by car from Devonport to Launceston takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In October in Launceston, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 5°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Binalong Bay.

Things to do in Launceston

Parks · Breweries & Distilleries · Wildlife · Nature

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Cataract Gorge Reserve ©
Cataract Gorge Reserve
James Boag Brewery Experience ©
James Boag Brewery Experience
Halls Falls ©
Halls Falls

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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. Your day by day itinerary now includes Bay of Fires.

For photos, maps, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Binalong Bay trip itinerary builder site.

You can drive from Launceston to Binalong Bay in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In October in Binalong Bay, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 5°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) so you can drive to Coles Bay.

Things to do in Binalong Bay

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Trails

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Freycinet National Park ©
Freycinet National Park
Wineglass Bay Lookout ©
Wineglass Bay Lookout
Bay of Fires ©
Bay of Fires

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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.
On the 30th (Wed), snap pictures at Richmond Bridge.

To see ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Coles Bay attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Binalong Bay to Coles Bay takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Wed) to allow time for the car ride to Hobart.
Highlights from your plan
Richmond Bridge ©
Richmond Bridge

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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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Museum of Old and New Art (Mona), Cascade Brewery, Constitution Dock, and other attractions. On the 30th (Wed), sample the tasty concoctions at Cascade Brewery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the masterpieces at Museum of Old and New Art (Mona) and then take in the waterfront at Constitution Dock.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Hobart vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Coles Bay to Hobart in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus; or do a combination of taxi and bus. In October in Hobart, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 9°C at night. On the 1st (Fri), 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

Museums · Historic Sites · Breweries & Distilleries · Parks

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Port Arthur Historic Site ©
Port Arthur Historic Site
Museum of Old and New Art (Mona) ©
Museum of Old and New Art (Mona)
Mount Wellington ©
Mount Wellington

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Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park ©
A holiday in Cradle Mountain-Lake St.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Cradle Mountain Canyons as well as Devils @ Cradle. Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Sat): identify plant and animal life at Devils @ Cradle and then surround yourself with nature on Cradle Mountain Canyons.

To see photos, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park online trip itinerary planner.

You can take a bus from Hobart to Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park in 4 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) so you can take a bus to Devonport.

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

Wildlife · Tours · Outdoors · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Cradle Mountain Canyons ©
Cradle Mountain Canyons
Devils @ Cradle ©
Devils @ Cradle

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Devonport

Devonport
To find other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Devonport planner.

Take a bus from Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park to Devonport in 4 hours. On the 2nd (Sat), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Devonport

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Wildlife

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