9 days in Australia Itinerary

9 days in Australia Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Hobart
— 1 day
2
Port Arthur
— 2 nights
3
Coles Bay
— 1 night
4
Launceston
— 2 nights
5
Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park
— 1 night
6
Queenstown
— 1 night
7
Hobart
— 1 night

1
day
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Devil's Kitchen as well as Tasman Arch. Start off your visit on the 8th (Thu): head outdoors with Devil's Kitchen and then head outdoors with Tasman Arch.

To find other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Hobart trip itinerary planning website.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Hobart. In October in Hobart, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) so you can drive to Port Arthur.

Things to do in Hobart

Outdoors

Side Trip

Eaglehawk Neck
Highlights from your plan
Tasman Arch ©
Tasman Arch
Devil's Kitchen ©
Devil's Kitchen

2
nights
Port Arthur

Port Arthur ©
Surrounded by shark-infested waters and connected to the mainland by a narrow isthmus of land, Port Arthur ranks among Australia's top historical sites and heritage areas.
You've now added Remarkable Cave to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Fri): don't miss a visit to Remarkable Cave, thenget engrossed in the history at Port Arthur Historic Site, thenmake a trip to Tessellated Pavement, and finally appreciate the history behind Dog Line.

For reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Port Arthur route builder site.

You can drive from Hobart to Port Arthur in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Port Arthur are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) so you can go by car to Coles Bay.

Things to do in Port Arthur

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Eaglehawk Neck
Highlights from your plan
Port Arthur Historic Site ©
Port Arthur Historic Site
Tessellated Pavement ©
Tessellated Pavement
Dog Line ©
Dog Line

1
night
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 10th (Sat): get great views at Wineglass Bay Lookout and then stroll through Wineglass Bay.

To find ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Coles Bay trip website.

You can drive from Port Arthur to Coles Bay in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Sun) to allow time for the car ride to Launceston.

Things to do in Coles Bay

Outdoors Parks Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Wineglass Bay ©
Wineglass Bay
Wineglass Bay Lookout ©
Wineglass Bay Lookout

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Bridal Veil Falls as well as Christmas Hill Raspberry Farm. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Cataract Gorge Reserve and Seahorse World. Escape the urban bustle at The Tamar Valley and Platypus House. And it doesn't end there: walk around City Park, admire the masterpieces at Queen Victoria Museum & Art Gallery, and take in the views from Alexandra Suspension Bridge.

For photos, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Launceston day trip planning site.

You can drive from Coles Bay to Launceston in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and bus; or take a bus. October in Launceston sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park.

Things to do in Launceston

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Beauty Point, Christmas Hill Raspberry Farm, Bridal Veil Falls
Highlights from your plan
Cataract Gorge Reserve ©
Cataract Gorge Reserve
The Tamar Valley ©
The Tamar Valley
Seahorse World ©
Seahorse World

1
night
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 14th (Wed): contemplate the waterfront views at Lake St. Clair.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, go to the Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park day trip tool.

You can drive from Launceston to Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of bus and car. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Queenstown.

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

Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Lake St. Clair ©
Lake St. Clair

1
night
Queenstown

Queenstown
The pink and grey hue of the mountains surrounding Queenstown is due to unique mineral deposits in the sediment.
To see ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Queenstown road trip website.

Traveling by car from Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park to Queenstown takes 4.5 hours. On the 15th (Thu), you'll travel to Hobart.

Things to do in Queenstown

Tours Outdoors Parks

1
night
Hobart

Hobart ©
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Devil's Kitchen as well as Tasman Arch. Start off your visit on the 15th (Thu): take some stellar pictures from Eaglehawk Hangliding Lookout, head outdoors with Devil's Kitchen, and then get outside with Tasman Arch.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Hobart journey maker website.

You can drive from Queenstown to Hobart in 4 hours. You will have some time to spend on the 16th (Fri) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Hobart

Outdoors Parks Nature

Side Trip

Eaglehawk Neck
Highlights from your plan
Mount Wellington ©
Mount Wellington
Tasman Arch ©
Tasman Arch
Devil's Kitchen ©
Devil's Kitchen

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