7 days in Tasmania Itinerary

7 days in Tasmania Itinerary

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7 days in Tasmania Itinerary

Sydney
Fly:  5​h
Hobart
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
Bicheno
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
Launceston
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
Stanley
— 2 nights
bus + Fly:  7​h
Sydney

2
days
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.
On the 28th (Fri), admire the landmark architecture of Richmond Gaol, then stop by The Sensory Tasmania, and then contemplate the long history of Constitution Dock. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: sample the tasty concoctions at Cascade Brewery, learn about all things military at Maritime Museum of Tasmania, then examine the collection at Mawson's Hut Replica Museum, and finally get great views at Mount Nelson Lookout.

For ratings, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Hobart trip itinerary planner.

Sydney to Hobart is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train, ferry, and bus; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In June, Hobart is little chillier than Sydney - with highs of 15°C and lows of 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Bicheno.

Things to do in Hobart

#Historic Sites, #Museums, #Breweries

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Richmond
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Cascade Brewery ©
Cascade Brewery
Mawson's Hut Replica Museum ©
Mawson's Hut Replica Museum
Mount Nelson Lookout ©
Mount Nelson Lookout

1
day
Bicheno

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. Start off your visit on the 30th (Sun): look for all kinds of wild species at East Coast Natureworld, then make a trip to Bicheno Blowhole, and then experience rural life at Freycinet Marine Farm.

For photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Bicheno trip planner .

Traveling by car from Hobart to Bicheno takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 13°C in June, and nighttime lows around 3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Launceston.

Things to do in Bicheno

#Parks, #Wildlife, #Outdoors

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Freycinet Marine Farm
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East Coast Natureworld ©
East Coast Natureworld
Bicheno Blowhole ©
Bicheno Blowhole
Freycinet Marine Farm ©
Freycinet Marine Farm

2
days
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 1st (Mon): look for all kinds of wild species at Platypus House, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Seahorse World, take an in-depth tour of Beaconsfield Mine & Heritage Centre, then indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area, and finally do a tasting at The Pinot Shop. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue): admire the masterpieces at Queen Victoria Museum & Art Gallery, then see the interesting displays at National Automobile Museum of Tasmania, then appreciate the views at The Tamar Valley, and finally stop by Gourlay's Sweet Shop.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Launceston itinerary website .

You can drive from Bicheno to Launceston in 2.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi and bus; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 13°C, and evening lows to 3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) so you can go by car to Stanley.

Things to do in Launceston

#Museums, #Parks, #Tours

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Beauty Point, Beaconsfield Mine & Heritage Centre
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Beaconsfield Mine & Heritage Centre ©
The Tamar Valley ©
The Tamar Valley
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2
days
Stanley

Stanley ©
Stanley is a town on the north-west coast of Tasmania, Australia. Start off your visit on the 3rd (Wed): make a trip to Joe Lyons Cottage, steep yourself in history at Highfield Historic Site, then look for all kinds of wild species at The Nut State Reserve, and finally get great views at Trethewies Lookout. On your second day here, make a trip to The Big Tree, don't miss a visit to Stanley Heritage Walk, look for gifts at Providore 24, take in the exciting artwork at Cow 'n' Calf Art Gallery, then look for gifts at Sticks & Stones Shells & Bones, and finally stop by The Angel's Share.

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You can drive from Launceston to Stanley in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Stanley can reach 13°C, while at night they dip to 1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Stanley

#Parks, #Wildlife, #Shopping

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The Nut State Reserve ©
The Nut State Reserve
Highfield Historic Site ©
Highfield Historic Site
Joe Lyons Cottage ©
Joe Lyons Cottage

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