8 days in Tasmania Itinerary

8 days in Tasmania Itinerary

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Eaglehawk Neck
— 1 night
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Hobart
— 2 nights
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Coles Bay
— 2 nights
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Launceston
— 2 nights

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Eaglehawk Neck

Eaglehawk Neck
To see ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Eaglehawk Neck trip itinerary planner.

Brisbane to Eaglehawk Neck is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Brisbane in January: high temperatures in Eaglehawk Neck hover around 26°C and lows are around 14°C. On the 5th (Tue), you'll travel to Hobart.

Things to do in Eaglehawk Neck

Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Nature

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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.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Wed): take in the waterfront at Constitution Dock, then take a memorable tour with Roaring 40s Kayaking, and then stop by North Hobart. On the 7th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: do a tasting at Puddleduck Vineyard, then admire the landmark architecture of Richmond Gaol, and then kick back and relax at Seven Mile Beach.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Hobart online holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Eaglehawk Neck to Hobart takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. In January, daytime highs in Hobart are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Coles Bay.

Things to do in Hobart

Outdoors · Adventure · Tours · Historic Sites

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North Hobart
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Seven Mile Beach
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Richmond Gaol
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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 8th (Fri): do a tasting at Devil's Corner Cellar Door, look for all kinds of wild species at East Coast Natureworld, and then surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 9th (Sat): get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, see All4Adventure, and then enjoy the sea views from Cape Tourville Lighthouse.

To find traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Coles Bay travel itinerary planner.

You can drive from Hobart to Coles Bay in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Launceston.

Things to do in Coles Bay

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Historic Sites

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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 10th (Sun): get engrossed in the history at Queen Victoria Museum & Art Gallery, appreciate the views at The Tamar Valley, and then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 11th (Mon): take in the dramatic scenery at Lilydale Falls, then explore the galleries of Beaconsfield Mine & Heritage Centre, then look for all kinds of wild species at Platypus House, and finally get a dose of the wild on Low Head Penguin Tours.

For where to stay, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Launceston holiday planner.

Drive from Coles Bay to Launceston in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and bus; or take a bus. In January, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Launceston

Museums · Outdoors · Tours · Parks

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