4 days in Tasmania Itinerary

4 days in Tasmania Itinerary

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4 days in Tasmania Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly:  4​h 45​min
Launceston
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
Coles Bay
— Few hours
Drive:  2​h 30​min
Hobart
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
End: Sydney

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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 12th (Sat): identify plant and animal life at Cataract Gorge Reserve.

To see reviews, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Launceston tour builder website .

Sydney to Launceston is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of train, ferry, and bus. Traveling from Sydney in January, expect Launceston to be little chillier, temps between 28°C and 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) early enough to drive to Coles Bay.

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Cataract Gorge Reserve ©
Cataract Gorge Reserve

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Coles Bay

Coles Bay ©
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.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Sun): take a leisurely stroll along Coles Bay Jetty and then trek along Wineglass Bay Lookout.

For ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Coles Bay online trip maker .

Traveling by car from Launceston to Coles Bay takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and car; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) so you can drive to Hobart.

Things to do in Coles Bay

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Coles Bay Jetty
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Wineglass Bay Lookout ©
Wineglass Bay Lookout

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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 14th (Mon): identify plant and animal life at Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary, then examine the collection at Mona, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the long history of Cascades Female Factory Historic Site, look for gifts at Hammer and Hand Metal Gallery, take in the awesome beauty at Mount Wellington, then enjoy the sand and surf at Long Beach, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Bellerive Beach.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, use the Hobart sightseeing planning site .

Traveling by car from Coles Bay to Hobart takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in January, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Hobart

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Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary, Mona, Bellerive Beach
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Mount Wellington ©
Mount Wellington
Mona ©
Mona
Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary

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