8 days in Tasmania & Melbourne Itinerary

8 days in Tasmania & Melbourne Itinerary

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8 days in Tasmania & Melbourne Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly:  13​h 15​min
1
Launceston
— Few hours
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
Berriedale
— 2 nights
bus + Fly:  5​h
3
Melbourne
— 4 nights
Fly:  10​h 30​min
End: Singapore

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hours
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 15th (Sat): identify plant and animal life at Cataract Gorge Reserve, stop by Gourlay's Sweet Shop, then shop like a local with Design Centre Tasmania, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at City Park.

For more things to do, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Launceston tour planner.

Singapore, Singapore to Launceston is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Singapore to Launceston, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. In September, Launceston is cooler than Singapore - with highs of 17°C and lows of 4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can drive to Berriedale.

Things to do in Launceston

#Parks, #Wildlife, #Shopping
Find places to stay Sep 15 — 16:
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Cataract Gorge Reserve ©
Cataract Gorge Reserve
City Park ©
City Park
Design Centre Tasmania ©
Design Centre Tasmania

2
nights
Berriedale

Berriedale ©
Berriedale is a suburb in the northern suburbs of Hobart, capital of Tasmania, Australia. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Sun): identify plant and animal life at Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary, then admire the natural beauty at Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Wellington, and finally step off the mainland to explore Macquarie Island. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at Mona, then contemplate the long history of Cascades Female Factory Historic Site, and then steep yourself in history at Hobart Convict Penitentiary.

For maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Berriedale route planner.

Getting from Launceston to Berriedale by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. September in Berriedale sees daily highs of 18°C and lows of 7°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) so you can travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Berriedale

#Parks, #Museums, #Nature

Side Trips

Hobart, Macquarie Island, Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary
Find places to stay Sep 15 — 17:
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Mount Wellington ©
Mount Wellington
Mona ©
Mona
Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary

4
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Melbourne is known for museums, parks, shopping, zoos & aquariums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, see the interesting displays at Melbourne Museum, learn about all things military at Shrine of Remembrance, and take in panoramic vistas at Eureka Skydeck 88.

To find maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Melbourne driving holiday website .

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Berriedale to Melbourne takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in September, and nighttime lows around 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

#Museums, #Parks, #Historic Sites
Find places to stay Sep 17 — 21:
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Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo
National Gallery of Victoria ©
National Gallery of Victoria

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