5 days in Tasmania Itinerary

5 days in Tasmania Itinerary

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5 days in Tasmania Itinerary

Sydney
Fly:  4​h 45​min
Launceston
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
Mole Creek
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
Coles Bay
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
St Helens
— Few hours
Fly:  5​h 45​min
Sydney

1
day
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 13th (Tue): look for all kinds of wild species at Cataract Gorge Reserve.

To find reviews, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Launceston travel route builder site .

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. In March, Launceston is a bit cooler than Sydney - with highs of 26°C and lows of 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) early enough to travel to Mole Creek.

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Cataract Gorge Reserve ©
Cataract Gorge Reserve

1
day
Mole Creek

Mole Creek ©
Mole Creek is a town in the upper Mersey Valley, in the central north of Tasmania, Australia. Start off your visit on the 14th (Wed): look for all kinds of wild species at Trowunna Wildlife Park, then Head underground at Mole Creek Caves, and then Head underground at Marakoopa Cave.

For where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Mole Creek day trip site .

Traveling by car from Launceston to Mole Creek takes an hour. In March, daily temperatures in Mole Creek can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) so you can travel to Coles Bay.

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Mole Creek Caves ©
Mole Creek Caves

2
days
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.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Thu): explore the striking landscape of Freycinet National Park. On the 16th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour and then identify plant and animal life at East Coast Natureworld.

For other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Coles Bay trip app .

Drive from Mole Creek to Coles Bay in 3 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) so you can travel to St Helens.

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Bicheno
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East Coast Natureworld ©
East Coast Natureworld
Nature & Wildlife Tours

few
hours
St Helens

St Helens ©
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Sat): browse for treasures at The Shop in the Bush, admire the sheer force of St Columba Waterfall, and then kick back and relax at Bay of Fires Conservation Area.

For other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our St Helens vacation maker website .

Getting from Coles Bay to St Helens by car takes about 1.5 hours. March in St Helens sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in St Helens

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Bay of Fires Conservation Area
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St Columba Waterfall ©
St Columba Waterfall
The Shop in the Bush ©
The Shop in the Bush

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