5 days in Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park & Hobart Itinerary

5 days in Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park & Hobart Itinerary

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5 days in Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park & Hobart Itinerary

Start: Melbourne
Fly + Drive:  5​h 15​min
Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park
— Few hours
Drive:  5​h 15​min
Hobart
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
End: Melbourne

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Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park

Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park
A holiday in Cradle Mountain-Lake St.
To see photos, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park road trip app .

Melbourne to Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park is an approximately 5.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry, bus, and car. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) early enough to drive to Hobart.

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

#Outdoors, #Trails, #Parks
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Hobart

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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.
Head to Hammer and Hand Metal Gallery and Cat and Fiddle Arcadefor plenty of shopping. Visit Cascade Brewery and Port Arthur Historic Site for their historical value. Go for a jaunt from Hobart to Brighton to see Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary about 30 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at Mona, take a stroll through North Hobart, contemplate the long history of Battery Point, and enjoy the sand and surf at Seven Mile Beach.

For maps, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read our Hobart road trip site .

Getting from Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park to Hobart by car takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi, ferry, and bus. In July in Hobart, expect temperatures between 15°C during the day and 4°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Hobart

#Historic Sites, #Museums, #Parks

Side Trips

Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary, Bellerive Beach, Mona, Port Arthur Historic Site, Seven Mile Beach
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Port Arthur Historic Site ©
Port Arthur Historic Site
Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary
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Mona

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