6 days in Launceston, Melbourne & Devonport Itinerary

6 days in Launceston, Melbourne & Devonport Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Australia tour itinerary planner

Make it your trip
Drive
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Launceston
Fly
2
Melbourne
— 4 nights
Ferry
3
Devonport
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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 find traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Launceston road trip tool.

Burnie to Launceston is an approximately 2-hour car ride. In March, daytime highs in Launceston are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. You will leave for Melbourne on the 29th (Mon).

Things to do in Launceston

Parks · Outdoors · Tours · Shopping

Melbourne

— 4 nights

Australia's Garden City

The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
You've added Melbourne Star Observation Wheel, The District Docklands, Old Melbourne Gaol, and other attractions to your itinerary. It doesn't end there: get to know the resident critters at Melbourne Zoo and take in panoramic vistas at Eureka Skydeck.

For other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Melbourne sightseeing planning site.

You can fly from Launceston to Melbourne in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Traveling from Launceston in March, things will get a bit warmer in Melbourne: highs are around 30°C and lows about 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Fri) so you can travel to Devonport.

Things to do in Melbourne

Shopping · Zoos & Aquariums · Parks · Historic Sites

Devonport

Looking out across the Bass Strait towards Melbourne, Devonport stands out against a backdrop of rolling hills, pastures, and coastal bluffs.
To see where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Devonport trip itinerary planning tool.

Getting from Melbourne to Devonport by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: ride a ferry. Traveling from Melbourne in April, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Devonport, with lows of 7°C. On the 3rd (Sat), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Devonport

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Wildlife