10 days in Tasmania Itinerary

10 days in Tasmania Itinerary

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Launceston
— 1 day
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Low Head
— 3 nights
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Coles Bay
— 2 nights
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Port Arthur
— 1 night
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Hobart
— 3 nights

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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.
You've now added Beaconsfield Mine & Heritage Centre to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Mon): get engrossed in the history at Beaconsfield Mine & Heritage Centre, then contemplate the long history of Entally House, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Cataract Gorge Reserve.

For traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Launceston travel itinerary planner.

Adelaide to Launceston is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 0.5 hours traveling from Adelaide to Launceston. Traveling from Adelaide in November, expect Launceston to be little chillier, temps between 22°C and 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) so you can drive to Low Head.

Things to do in Launceston

Parks · Wildlife · Museums · Historic Sites

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Cataract Gorge Reserve ©
Cataract Gorge Reserve
Beaconsfield Mine & Heritage Centre ©
Beaconsfield Mine & Heritage Centre
Entally House ©
Entally House

3
nights
Low Head

Low Head ©
Low Head is a suburb of George Town, Tasmania, on a peninsula at the mouth of the Tamar River, 5 kilometres north-west of the town centre.It is a popular snorkel and scuba diving area during much of the year, with extensive wide, unspoiled beaches.The area also has a lighthouse, beaches and a colony of little penguins (Eudyptula minor). You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Wineglass Bay and Honeymoon Bay. Visiting Wineglass Bay Lookout and Freycinet Aqua Taxi will get you outdoors. Get out of town with these interesting Low Head side-trips: Beauty Point (Seahorse World & Platypus House). There's much more to do: get engrossed in the history at Beaconsfield Mine & Heritage Centre, pause for some photo ops at Paterson Monument, and get a dose of the wild on Low Head Penguin Tours.

To find more things to do, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read Low Head online trip builder.

Drive from Launceston to Low Head in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in November, and nighttime lows around 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) early enough to travel to Coles Bay.

Things to do in Low Head

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Tours

Side Trips

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Wineglass Bay ©
Wineglass Bay
Wineglass Bay Lookout ©
Wineglass Bay Lookout
Low Head Penguin Tours ©
Low Head Penguin Tours

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Fri): kick back and relax at Spiky Beach Conservation Area, snap pictures at Spiky Bridge, and then surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour. On the 5th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the striking landscape of Freycinet National Park.

To find maps, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read Coles Bay trip itinerary builder website.

Drive from Low Head to Coles Bay in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) early enough to drive to Port Arthur.

Things to do in Coles Bay

Wildlife · Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Freycinet National Park ©
Freycinet National Park
Spiky Beach Conservation Area ©
Spiky Beach Conservation Area

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Sun): steep yourself in history at Government Farm, explore the galleries of Port Arthur Historic Site, then look for all kinds of wild species at Tasmanian Devil Unzoo, and finally explore and take pictures at Tessellated Pavement.

To find reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read Port Arthur trip planner.

Drive from Coles Bay to Port Arthur in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of taxi and bus. In December, daytime highs in Port Arthur are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Hobart.

Things to do in Port Arthur

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Port Arthur Historic Site ©
Port Arthur Historic Site
Tasmanian Devil Unzoo ©
Tasmanian Devil Unzoo
Tessellated Pavement ©
Tessellated Pavement

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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.
Escape the urban bustle at Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary and Kingston Beach. Relax by the water at Opossum Bay Beach and Long Beach. And it doesn't end there: explore the world behind art at Museum of Old and New Art (Mona), take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Wellington, and steep yourself in history at Cascades Female Factory Historic Site.

To see ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Hobart online trip planner.

Drive from Port Arthur to Hobart in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Hobart are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Hobart

Parks · Outdoors · Museums · Beaches

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary
Museum of Old and New Art (Mona) ©
Museum of Old and New Art (Mona)
Mount Wellington ©
Mount Wellington

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