9 days in Tasmania Itinerary

9 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
— Few hours
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Hobart
— 1 night
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Port Arthur
— 3 nights
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Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park
— 1 day

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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): explore the fascinating underground world of Mole Creek Caves.

To find reviews, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Devonport online trip itinerary planner.

Melbourne to Devonport is an approximately 11.5-hour ferry ride. You can also fly; or ride a ferry. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Melbourne in October; daily highs in Devonport reach 19°C and lows reach 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Launceston.

Things to do in Devonport

Nature · Parks

Side Trip

Mole Creek Caves
Highlights from your plan
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. Kick off your visit on the 27th (Sun): indulge your thirst for a good beer at James Boag Brewery Experience.

To see ratings, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read our Launceston vacation planner.

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 by early afternoon on the 28th (Mon) to allow time for the car ride to Binalong Bay.

Things to do in Launceston

Parks · Wildlife · Breweries & Distilleries
Highlights from your plan
Cataract Gorge Reserve ©
Cataract Gorge Reserve
James Boag Brewery Experience ©
James Boag Brewery Experience
Alexandra Suspension Bridge ©
Alexandra Suspension Bridge

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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. On the 28th (Mon), go for a walk through Bay of Fires and then look for all kinds of wild species at Bay of Fires Conservation Area.

To see other places to visit, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Binalong Bay tour itinerary maker site.

Drive from Launceston to Binalong Bay in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in October, and nighttime lows around 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) so you can go by car to Coles Bay.

Things to do in Binalong Bay

Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trip

Bay of Fires Conservation Area
Highlights from your plan
Bay of Fires Conservation Area ©
Bay of Fires Conservation Area
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 29th (Tue), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Freycinet National Park and then walk along Wineglass Bay Lookout.

To see photos, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Coles Bay visit planner.

Drive from Binalong Bay to Coles Bay in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Hobart.

Things to do in Coles Bay

Nature · Parks · Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Freycinet National Park ©
Freycinet National Park
Wineglass Bay Lookout ©
Wineglass Bay Lookout

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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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Museum of Old and New Art (Mona), Cascade Brewery, Richmond Bridge, and other attractions you added. On the 29th (Tue), take in the awesome beauty at Mount Wellington, take in the views from Richmond Bridge, shop like a local with Salamanca Market, then sample the tasty concoctions at Cascade Brewery, and finally examine the collection at Museum of Old and New Art (Mona).

For more things to do, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read Hobart road trip planner.

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, daily temperatures in Hobart can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Port Arthur.

Things to do in Hobart

Museums · Breweries & Distilleries · Shopping

Side Trips

Museum of Old and New Art (Mona), Richmond Bridge
Highlights from your plan
Mount Wellington ©
Mount Wellington
Museum of Old and New Art (Mona) ©
Museum of Old and New Art (Mona)
Salamanca Market ©
Salamanca Market

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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.
Port Arthur is known for historic sites, trails, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Remarkable Cave and appreciate the extensive heritage of Cape Raoul.

To find reviews, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, use the Port Arthur route builder website.

Traveling by car from Hobart to Port Arthur takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Port Arthur are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat) to allow time to take a bus to Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park.

Things to do in Port Arthur

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Cape Raoul ©
Cape Raoul
Remarkable Cave ©
Remarkable Cave

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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 3rd (Sun): contemplate the waterfront views at Dove Lake Circuit.

To find out how to plan a trip to Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park, use our trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Port Arthur to Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park by bus takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and flight. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) so you can take a bus back home.

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

Nature · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Dove Lake Circuit
Dove Lake Circuit

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