13 days in Melbourne & Tasmania Itinerary

13 days in Melbourne & Tasmania Itinerary

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13 days in Melbourne & Tasmania Itinerary

Start: Kuala Lumpur
Fly:  10​h 45​min
1
Melbourne
— 7 nights
Fly:  4​h
2
Launceston
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
3
Port Arthur
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
4
Hobart
— 2 nights
Fly:  13​h 15​min
End: Kuala Lumpur

7
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Dedicate the 7th (Thu) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. There's still lots to do: admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Gardens, let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, steep yourself in history at Old Melbourne Gaol, and get lost in a book at State Library of Victoria.

To see photos, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read Melbourne trip planner .

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Melbourne is an approximately 11-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Kuala Lumpur to Melbourne. Traveling from Kuala Lumpur in June, expect Melbourne to be much colder, temps between 16°C and 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) so you can travel to Launceston.

Things to do in Melbourne

#Tours, #Parks, #Outdoors
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Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum

2
nights
Launceston

Launceston ©
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.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Fri): appreciate the views at The Tamar Valley and then take in the exciting artwork at Design Centre Tasmania. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the long history of The Old Umbrella Shop, look for gifts at Gourlay's Sweet Shop, then identify plant and animal life at Cataract Gorge Reserve, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at City Park.

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Getting from Melbourne to Launceston by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of ferry and car. Traveling from Melbourne in June, expect slightly colder with lows of 3°C in Launceston. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Port Arthur.

Things to do in Launceston

#Parks, #Wildlife, #Shopping
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Cataract Gorge Reserve ©
Cataract Gorge Reserve
City Park ©
City Park
The Tamar Valley ©
The Tamar Valley

1
night
Port Arthur

Port Arthur ©
On the 10th (Sun), see the interesting displays at Federation Artisan Chocolate and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Port Arthur Historic Site.

For where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Port Arthur trip tool .

Drive from Launceston to Port Arthur in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of flight and bus. In June, daytime highs in Port Arthur are 15°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) so you can go by car to Hobart.

Things to do in Port Arthur

#Museums, #Historic Sites

Side Trip

Federation Artisan Chocolate
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Port Arthur Historic Site ©
Port Arthur Historic Site
Federation Artisan Chocolate ©
Federation Artisan Chocolate

2
nights
Hobart

Hobart ©
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.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Mon): steep yourself in history at Cascades Female Factory Historic Site, let little ones run wild at St. David's Park, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Wellington, then stop by Hammer and Hand Metal Gallery, and finally contemplate the long history of Battery Point. On the 12th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: look for all kinds of wild species at Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary, then examine the collection at Mona, and then admire the natural beauty at Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens.

To see traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Hobart online tour itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Port Arthur to Hobart takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. June in Hobart sees daily highs of 15°C and lows of 5°C at night. On the 13th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Hobart

#Museums, #Parks, #Historic Sites

Side Trips

Mona, Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary, St. David's Park
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Mount Wellington ©
Mount Wellington
Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary
Mona ©
Mona

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