8 days in Tasmania Itinerary

8 days in Tasmania Itinerary

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8 days in Tasmania Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly:  13​h 30​min
1
Launceston
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
Hobart
— 4 nights
Fly:  13​h
End: Singapore

2
nights
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.
Kids will enjoy Seahorse World and Tasmazia & The Village of Lower Crackpot. Change things up with a short trip to Platypus House in Beauty Point (about 48 minutes away). There's still lots to do: identify plant and animal life at Cataract Gorge Reserve, walk around City Park, admire the striking features of City of Launceston Town Hall, and appreciate the views at The Tamar Valley.

To see traveler tips, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Launceston travel route planning app .

Singapore, Singapore to Launceston is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Singapore to Launceston, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Singapore in December, expect nights in Launceston to be cooler, around 10°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can drive to Hobart.

Things to do in Launceston

Parks Theme Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Beauty Point, Tasmazia & The Village of Lower Crackpot
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Cataract Gorge Reserve ©
Cataract Gorge Reserve
Seahorse World ©
Seahorse World

4
nights
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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery and Grote Reber Museum. Change things up with a short trip to Port Arthur Historic Site in Port Arthur (about 1h 20 min away). The adventure continues: take in the awesome beauty at Mount Wellington, look for all kinds of wild species at Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary, take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens, and get a taste of the local shopping with Salamanca Market.

To see ratings, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read Hobart day trip planner .

Getting from Launceston to Hobart by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Hobart are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Hobart

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Richmond Bridge, Grote Reber Museum, Museum of Old and New Art (Mona), Port Arthur Historic Site
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Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery ©
Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery
Port Arthur Historic Site ©
Port Arthur Historic Site
Mount Wellington ©
Mount Wellington

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