60 days in Tasmania Itinerary

60 days in Tasmania Itinerary

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Launceston
— 10 nights
Drive
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Devonport
— 6 nights
Drive
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Stanley
— 3 nights
Drive
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Strahan
— 4 nights
Bus
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Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park
— 4 nights
Ferry to Bruny, Drive to Bruny Island
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Bruny Island
— 6 nights
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Drive to Bruny, Ferry to Kettering, Drive to Bicheno
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Bicheno
— 5 nights
Drive
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Eaglehawk Neck
— 5 nights
Drive
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Hobart
— 16 nights
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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.
You've added The Town Clock, Launceston Visitor Information Centre, Honey Tasmania, and other attractions to your itinerary. For shopping fun, head to Design Centre Tasmania or The Mill Providore Gifts & Gallery. Step off the beaten path and head to Low Head Penguin Tours and Lilydale Falls. Explore Launceston's surroundings by going to George Town (Bass & Flinders Centre, George Town Watch House, &more), Campbell Town (Harold Gatty Memorial Park, Convict Brick Trail, &more) and Low Head (The Low Head Lighthouse & Low Head Pilot Station Maritime Museum). There's lots more to do: indulge in some personalized pampering at Swinging Gate Vineyard, see the interesting displays at City Park Radio Museum, steep yourself in history at Entally House, and learn about winemaking at Iron Pot Bay Vineyard.

To see other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Launceston itinerary tool.

Mildura to Launceston is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus, train, and ferry. Traveling from Mildura in January, expect Launceston to be slightly colder, temps between 28°C and 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Thu) so you can drive to Devonport.

Things to do in Launceston

Wineries · Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping

Side Trips

6
nights
Devonport

Looking out across the Bass Strait towards Melbourne, Devonport stands out against a backdrop of rolling hills, pastures, and coastal bluffs.
Take a break from the city and head to Trowunna Wildlife Sanctuary and Gunns Plains Caves. Museum-lovers will appreciate House of Anvers Museum of Chocolate and Burnie Regional Museum. Venture out of the city with trips to 3 Willows Vineyard (in Red Hills), Mole Creek (King Solomans Caves & Westmorland Falls) and Alum Cliffs (in Chudleigh). Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sand and surf at Coles Beach, explore the world behind art at Makers Workshop, enjoy the sea views from Mersey Bluff Lighthouse, and surround yourself with nature on Murray's Day Out Tasmania.

Make your Devonport itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Traveling by car from Launceston to Devonport takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In January in Devonport, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 12°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) so you can drive to Stanley.

Things to do in Devonport

Parks · Museums · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trips

3
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Stanley

Stanley is a town on the north-west coast of Tasmania, Australia. Get in touch with nature at Boat Tours & Water Sports and Boat Harbour Beach. Head to Wonders of Wynyard Exhibition and Visitor Information Centre and Providore 24for some retail therapy. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Stanley: Wynyard (Wynyard Penguin Tours & Table Cape Lighthouse), Rocky Cape Lighthouse (in Rocky Cape) and Lobster Ponds (in Flowerdale). There's lots more to do: don't miss a visit to Stanley Heritage Walk, get engrossed in the history at Stanley Discovery Museum, get great views at HA Lane Memorial Lookout, and view the masterpieces at Cow 'n' Calf Art Gallery.

To see maps, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Stanley road trip planning app.

Getting from Devonport to Stanley by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in January, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) so you can drive to Strahan.

Things to do in Stanley

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Historic Sites

Side Trips

4
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Strahan

Combine breathtaking nature and genuine hospitality, wrap it up in small-town scenery, and you get Strahan, Tasmania.
Step off the beaten path and head to Hogarth Falls and Morrisons Huon Pine Sawmill. Take a break from the city and head to Boat Tours & Water Sports and Ocean Beach. Change things up with these side-trips from Strahan: Zeehan Rock Shop (in Zeehan), Queenstown (Mount Jukes, Eric Thomas Galley Museum, &more) and Derwent Bridge (Franklin-Gordon Wild Rivers National Park & Frenchmans Cap). There's still lots to do: take in the dramatic scenery at Montezuma Falls, explore the activities along Gordon River, head outdoors with Henty Dunes, and enjoy breathtaking views from Iron Blow Lookout.

For maps, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Strahan trip builder site.

Traveling by car from Stanley to Strahan takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) so you can catch the bus to Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park.

Things to do in Strahan

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

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A holiday in Cradle Mountain-Lake St.
Step off the beaten path and head to Lake St. Clair and Cradle Mountain Canyons. Visiting Dove Lake Circuit and The Overland Track will get you outdoors. There's lots more to do: take in the awesome beauty at Cradle Mountain, learn more about the world around you at Cradle Mountain Wilderness Gallery, look for all kinds of wild species at Devils @ Cradle, and indulge in some personalized pampering at Waldheim Alpine Spa.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park tour itinerary planner.

You can take a bus from Strahan to Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Bruny Island.

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

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Wildlife

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Bruny Island

Vacations on Bruny Island ensure a chance to spot local wildlife, like penguins, many different birds, and echidnas.
Appreciate the collections at Bligh Museum of Pacific Exploration and Forestvale Design Centre. Take a break from the city and head to South Bruny National Park and Inala Nature Tours. The adventure continues: trek along Fluted Cape Trail, view the masterpieces at Art at The Point Gallery, stroll through Labillardiere Peninsula Walk, and experience rural life at Bruny Island Berry Farm.

To see where to stay, photos, and tourist information, use the Bruny Island road trip site.

Getting from Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park to Bruny Island by combination of ferry and car takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus, ferry, and taxi. In February, daytime highs in Bruny Island are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Bicheno.

Things to do in Bruny Island

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Trails

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Bicheno

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. Relax by the water at Bay of Fires Conservation Area and Wineglass Bay. Museum-lovers will appreciate Bicheno's Motorcycle Museum & Restoration and Suncoast Gallery. Explore Bicheno's surroundings by going to Spring Vale Wines (in Cranbrook), Swansea (Milton Vineyard, Spiky Bridge, &more) and St Columba Falls Reserve (in Pyengana). There's lots more to do: kick back and relax at Honeymoon Bay, see majestic marine mammals with Sea-All Fishing and Marine Tours, see the interesting displays at St Marys Cranks and Tinkerers, and admire the sheer force of St Columba Waterfall.

To find ratings, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Bicheno trip planner.

Traveling by combination of car and ferry from Bruny Island to Bicheno takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, ferry, and bus. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in February, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Eaglehawk Neck.

Things to do in Bicheno

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Wildlife

Side Trips

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Eaglehawk Neck

You'll discover tucked-away gems like Wild Ocean Tasmania and Eaglehawk Neck Historic Site. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Fortescue Bay and Stewarts Bay. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Eaglehawk Neck: Port Arthur (Shipstern Bluff, Cape Raoul, &more) and Copping (Bream Creek Farmers Market & Copping Convict and Colonial Collection).

To see reviews, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Eaglehawk Neck travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Bicheno to Eaglehawk Neck takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In February, daily temperatures in Eaglehawk Neck can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Hobart.

Things to do in Eaglehawk Neck

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trips

16
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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.
Get in touch with nature at Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary and Seven Mile Beach. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Museum of Old and New Art (Mona) and Cascades Female Factory Historic Site. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Hobart: Callington Mill (in Oatlands), Tahune Forest AirWalk (in Geeveston) and Derwent Estate (in Granton). Spend the 8th (Mon) exploring nature at Hartz Mountains National Park. There's lots more to do: get lost in a book at Channel Museum, take a memorable tour with Mr Flathead Fishing Charters Tasmania, examine the collection at Tasmanian Transport Museum, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Kingston Beach.

For other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Hobart trip planner.

Getting from Eaglehawk Neck to Hobart by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. February in Hobart sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 14°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Hobart

Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trips

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.