10 days in Australia Itinerary

10 days in Australia Itinerary

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10 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly:  4​h 15​min
1
Hobart
— Few hours
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Coles Bay
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Eaglehawk Neck
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
Hobart
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h 15​min
5
Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
6
Strahan
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
7
Launceston
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 45​min
End: Sydney


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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.
On the 14th (Sun), get great views at Mount Nelson Lookout, then steep yourself in history at Cascades Female Factory Historic Site, and then engage your brain at Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Hobart visit app .

Sydney to Hobart is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train, ferry, and bus; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In April, Hobart is little chillier than Sydney - with highs of 21°C and lows of 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) so you can go by car to Coles Bay.

Things to do in Hobart

Childrens Museums Museums Historic Sites
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Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery ©
Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery
Cascades Female Factory Historic Site ©
Mount Nelson Lookout ©
Mount Nelson Lookout

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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.
To find photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Coles Bay trip itinerary builder .

Getting from Hobart to Coles Bay by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and taxi. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Eaglehawk Neck.

Things to do in Coles Bay

Tours Outdoors Wildlife
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Dolphin & Whale Watching
Wineglass Bay Lookout ©
Wineglass Bay Lookout
Freycinet Marine Farm ©
Freycinet Marine Farm

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Eaglehawk Neck

Eaglehawk Neck ©
Start off your visit on the 16th (Tue): contemplate the waterfront views at Fortescue Bay.

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Getting from Coles Bay to Eaglehawk Neck by car takes about 2.5 hours. In April, daytime highs in Eaglehawk Neck are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Tue) to allow time for the car ride to Hobart.

Things to do in Eaglehawk Neck

Beaches Nature Outdoors
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Fortescue Bay ©
Fortescue Bay

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Hobart

Hobart ©
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Tue): take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens. Here are some ideas for day two: savor the flavors at Food & Drink.

To find maps, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Hobart road trip planning tool .

Traveling by car from Eaglehawk Neck to Hobart takes 1.5 hours. You will have some time to spend on the 18th (Thu) before leaving for Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park.

Things to do in Hobart

Tours Parks Wildlife
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Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary
Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens ©
Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens
Food Tours

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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.
On the 19th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: steep yourself in history at Kenworthys Stamper Mill, look for all kinds of wild species at Devils @ Cradle, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Philosopher Falls.

To find ratings, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park tour builder app .

Traveling by car from Hobart to Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and car. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) so you can go by car to Strahan.

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

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Waratah
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Dove Lake Circuit
Dove Lake Circuit
Lake St. Clair ©
Lake St. Clair
Devils @ Cradle ©
Devils @ Cradle

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Strahan

Strahan ©
Combine breathtaking nature and genuine hospitality, wrap it up in small-town scenery, and you get Strahan, Tasmania.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Sun): admire the sheer force of Hogarth Falls, then see the interesting displays at Morrisons Huon Pine Sawmill, then stop by Wilderness Woodworks and Wilderness Whisky, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Ocean Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at Eric Thomas Galley Museum, get engrossed in the history at West Coast Heritage Centre, Zeehan, and then head outdoors with Henty Dunes.

For more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read Strahan online trip planner .

You can drive from Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park to Strahan in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Launceston.

Things to do in Strahan

Museums Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Eric Thomas Galley Museum, West Coast Heritage Centre, Zeehan
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West Coast Heritage Centre, Zeehan ©
Morrisons Huon Pine Sawmill ©
Morrisons Huon Pine Sawmill
Henty Dunes ©
Henty Dunes

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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.
On the 23rd (Tue), walk around City Park, admire the verdant scenery at The Tamar Valley, and then identify plant and animal life at Cataract Gorge Reserve.

To see more things to do, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Launceston day trip website .

You can drive from Strahan to Launceston in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Launceston

Parks Wildlife Nature
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Cataract Gorge Reserve ©
Cataract Gorge Reserve
City Park ©
City Park
The Tamar Valley ©
The Tamar Valley

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