11 days in Tasmania Itinerary

11 days in Tasmania Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Australia travel planner

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Launceston
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St Helens
— 1 night
Drive
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Bicheno
— 2 nights
Drive
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Orford
— 1 night
Drive
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Eaglehawk Neck
— 1 night
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Hobart
— 4 nights
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Launceston
— 1 night
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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.
To see more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Launceston trip planner.

Sydney to Launceston is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train, ferry, and bus; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Traveling from Sydney in September, things will get slightly colder in Launceston: highs are around 17°C and lows about 4°C. On the 5th (Sun), you're off to St Helens.

Things to do in Launceston

Parks · Outdoors · Tours · Shopping

St Helens

— 1 night
Overlooking scenic Georges Bay, St Helens is the largest town on the northeast coast of Tasmania, ranking among Australia's top destinations for recreational game fishing.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Sun): kick back and relax at Bay of Fires Conservation Area.

To see photos, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, you can read our St Helens trip tool.

Traveling by car from Launceston to St Helens takes 2.5 hours. In September, daily temperatures in St Helens can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 4°C. On the 6th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Bicheno.

Things to do in St Helens

Parks · Nature · Beaches · Wildlife

Side Trips

Bicheno

— 2 nights
Bicheno is a town on the east coast of Tasmania, Australia, 185 km north-east of Hobart on the Tasman Highway, with a population of 853. Your day by day itinerary now includes Douglas-Apsley National Park, Whalers Lookout and Denison Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Tue): kick back and relax at Denison Beach, then explore the striking landscape of Douglas-Apsley National Park, then don't miss a visit to Bicheno Blowhole, and finally take some stellar pictures from Whalers Lookout.

To see photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Bicheno trip planner.

Getting from St Helens to Bicheno by car takes about an hour. September in Bicheno sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 4°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) so you can travel to Orford.

Things to do in Bicheno

Parks · Nature · Beaches · Outdoors

Orford

— 1 night
Orford is a village on the east coast of Tasmania, Australia 73 kilometres north-east of Hobart. Encounter Maria Island has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 8th (Wed): head outdoors with Encounter Maria Island and then stroll through Raspins Beach.

For reviews, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, use the Orford trip planner.

Traveling by car from Bicheno to Orford takes 1.5 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Orford can reach 18°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Eaglehawk Neck.

Things to do in Orford

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trip

Eaglehawk Neck

— 1 night
Remarkable Cave has been added to your itinerary. On the 9th (Thu), make a trip to Remarkable Cave and then head outdoors with Tasman Arch.

For more things to do, maps, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Eaglehawk Neck holiday builder website.

Traveling by car from Orford to Eaglehawk Neck takes 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 18°C in September, and nighttime lows around 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Hobart.

Things to do in Eaglehawk Neck

Outdoors

Side Trip

Hobart

— 4 nights

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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Mount Wellington as well as Russell Falls. The adventure continues: admire the natural beauty at Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens and make a trip to Constitution Dock.

To find photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Hobart trip itinerary maker app.

Traveling by car from Eaglehawk Neck to Hobart takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. In September, daytime highs in Hobart are 18°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. On the 14th (Tue), you're off to Launceston.

Things to do in Hobart

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Launceston

— 1 night

The Heart of Tasmania

To see ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Launceston trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Hobart to Launceston in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. On the 15th (Wed), you're off to home.

Things to do in Launceston

Parks · Outdoors · Tours · Shopping

Tasmania travel guide

4.5
Wildlife Areas · Art Museums · Mountains
Unspoiled beauty and colorful nature are the hallmarks of Tasmania, Australia’s smallest state. This picturesque island boasts some of the country’s most attractive stretches of coastline and a number of distinctive, forested mountain ranges. The state capital, Hobart, serves as an ideal base for exploration of the island’s interior and opulent beaches.