32 days in Tasmania Itinerary

32 days in Tasmania Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Tasmania itinerary planner

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Devonport
— 1 night
Drive
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Stanley
— 2 nights
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Strahan
— 2 nights
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Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park
— 2 nights
Drive
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Hobart
— 8 nights
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Eaglehawk Neck
— 2 nights
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Coles Bay
— 4 nights
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St Helens
— 2 nights
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Launceston
— 6 nights
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Devonport
— 2 nights
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Devonport

— 1 night
Looking out across the Bass Strait towards Melbourne, Devonport stands out against a backdrop of rolling hills, pastures, and coastal bluffs.
For other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read Devonport online vacation planner.

Melbourne to Devonport is an approximately 3-hour flight. You can also ride a ferry. In March, Devonport is slightly colder than Melbourne - with highs of 26°C and lows of 11°C. You'll set off for Stanley on the 9th (Wed).

Things to do in Devonport

Parks · Outdoors · Shopping · Nature

Stanley

— 2 nights
Stanley is a town on the north-west coast of Tasmania, Australia. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Wed): take in the waterfront at Boat Harbour Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: make a trip to Stanley Heritage Walk, steep yourself in history at Highfield Historic Site, and then get engrossed in the history at Stanley Discovery Museum.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read Stanley journey website.

Traveling by car from Devonport to Stanley takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. March in Stanley sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) so you can drive to Strahan.

Things to do in Stanley

Parks · Historic Sites · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trip

Strahan

— 2 nights
Combine breathtaking nature and genuine hospitality, wrap it up in small-town scenery, and you get Strahan, Tasmania.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Sat): stop by Wilderness Woodworks Strahan, then see the interesting displays at Morrisons Huon Pine Sawmill, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Hogarth Falls. Keep things going the next day: get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To find ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Strahan trip builder website.

Drive from Stanley to Strahan in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Sun) to allow time for the bus ride to Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park.

Things to do in Strahan

Tours · Outdoors · Shopping · Parks

Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park

— 2 nights
A holiday in Cradle Mountain-Lake St.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Mon): stroll through Cradle Mountain, then contemplate the waterfront views at Dove Lake Circuit, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Marion's Lookout Walk. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Devils @ Cradle.

To find where to stay, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park travel route planning site.

Traveling by bus from Strahan to Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) so you can take a bus to Hobart.

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

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Outdoors

Hobart

— 8 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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Hobart: Zoodoo Zoo (in Richmond) and Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary (in Brighton). On the 17th (Thu), give your taste buds a day to remember with a local gastronomic tour. Next up on the itinerary: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens, snap pictures at Richmond Bridge, take in the awesome beauty at Mount Wellington, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Battery Point Sculpture Trail.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Hobart travel planner.

Traveling by bus from Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park to Hobart takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In March, daily temperatures in Hobart can reach 25°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) early enough to go by car to Eaglehawk Neck.

Things to do in Hobart

Tours · Museums · Breweries & Distilleries · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Eaglehawk Neck

— 2 nights
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Wed): head outdoors with Tasman Arch and then trek along Three Capes Track. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: head off the coast to Maria Island National Park, awaken your taste buds at Bangor Vineyard Shed, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Wild Ocean Tasmania.

To see photos, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Eaglehawk Neck planning website.

Drive from Hobart to Eaglehawk Neck in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. March in Eaglehawk Neck sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Coles Bay.

Things to do in Eaglehawk Neck

Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Wildlife

Side Trips

Coles Bay

— 4 nights
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.
Explore Coles Bay's surroundings by going to Bicheno (Nature & Wildlife Tours, Bicheno Blowhole, &more). Spend the 26th (Sat) exploring nature at Freycinet National Park. And it doesn't end there: walk along Wineglass Bay Lookout, make a trip to Mt Amos Climb, admire all the interesting features of Coles Bay Jetty, and take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To see where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Coles Bay holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Eaglehawk Neck to Coles Bay takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) to allow time to drive to St Helens.

Things to do in Coles Bay

Wildlife · Parks · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trips

St Helens

— 2 nights
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 29th (Tue): experience rural life at Pyengana Dairy, admire the sheer force of St Columba Waterfall, and then see what you can catch with a fishing tour. On the 30th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: view the masterpieces at Suncoast Gallery and then kick back and relax at Bay of Fires Conservation Area.

To see photos, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the St Helens online itinerary maker.

Getting from Coles Bay to St Helens by car takes about 1.5 hours. In March, daily temperatures in St Helens can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Thu) early enough to go by car to Launceston.

Things to do in St Helens

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors · Shopping

Side Trips

Launceston

— 6 nights

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.
Explore Launceston's surroundings by going to Low Head Penguin Tours (in Low Head), Beaconsfield Mine & Heritage Centre (in Beaconsfield) and Beauty Point (Platypus House & Seahorse World). Next up on the itinerary: stroll through Cataract Gorge Reserve, see the interesting displays at National Automobile Museum of Tasmania, walk around City Park, and appreciate the views at The Tamar Valley.

For photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Launceston visit app.

Drive from St Helens to Launceston in 2.5 hours. In March, daytime highs in Launceston are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Devonport.

Things to do in Launceston

Parks · Museums · Wildlife · Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

Devonport

— 2 nights
On the 7th (Thu), find something for the whole family at Tasmazia & The Village of Lower Crackpot, stroll through Trowunna Wildlife Sanctuary, and then sample the fine beverages at Southern Wild Distillery.

For maps, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Devonport tour site.

You can drive from Launceston to Devonport in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. You will leave for home on the 8th (Fri).

Things to do in Devonport

Theme Parks · Wildlife · Parks · Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

Tasmania travel guide

4.5
Nature & Parks · 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.