10 days in Tasmania Itinerary

10 days in Tasmania Itinerary

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10 days in Tasmania Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly:  13​h 45​min
1
Hobart
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Port Arthur
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Orford
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
4
Coles Bay
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
5
Launceston
— 2 nights
Fly:  13​h 15​min
End: Singapore

2
nights
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.
Go for a jaunt from Hobart to Brighton to see Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary about 30 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Wellington, steep yourself in history at Hobart Convict Penitentiary, get a taste of the local shopping with Salamanca Market, and examine the collection at Mona.

Before you visit Hobart, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Singapore, Singapore to Hobart is an approximately 14-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone changes from Singapore Time (SGT) to Australian Eastern Standard Time (Tasmania) (AEST), which is usually a 2 hour difference. Plan for cooler temperatures traveling from Singapore in November, with highs in Hobart at 22°C and lows at 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Port Arthur.

Things to do in Hobart

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Mona, Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary, Macquarie Island, Bellerive Beach, The Sensory Tasmania
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Mount Wellington ©
Mount Wellington
Mona ©
Mona
Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary

1
night
Port Arthur

Port Arthur ©
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Mon): make a trip to Remarkable Cave, then look for all kinds of wild species at Tasmanian Devil Unzoo, and then get engrossed in the history at Port Arthur Historic Site.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Port Arthur driving holiday planner .

You can drive from Hobart to Port Arthur in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. November in Port Arthur sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Orford.

Things to do in Port Arthur

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Tasmanian Devil Unzoo
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Port Arthur Historic Site ©
Port Arthur Historic Site
Remarkable Cave ©
Remarkable Cave
Tasmanian Devil Unzoo ©
Tasmanian Devil Unzoo

1
night
Orford

Orford ©
Orford is a village on the east coast of Tasmania, Australia 73 kilometres north-east of Hobart. Start off your visit on the 6th (Tue): step off the mainland to explore Maria Island National Park.

For ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Orford online visit planner .

Traveling by car from Port Arthur to Orford takes 2 hours. In November in Orford, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 10°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) early enough to travel to Coles Bay.

Things to do in Orford

Nature Parks

Side Trip

Maria Island National Park
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Maria Island National Park ©
Maria Island National Park

2
nights
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.
On the 7th (Wed), stroll through Coles Bay Jetty, then visit a coastal fixture at Cape Tourville Lighthouse, then walk along Wineglass Bay Lookout, and finally make a trip to Bicheno Blowhole. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 8th (Thu): kick back and relax at Honeymoon Bay and then kick back and relax at Friendly Beaches.

For traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read Coles Bay online day trip planner .

Traveling by car from Orford to Coles Bay takes 1.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) so you can drive to Launceston.

Things to do in Coles Bay

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Freycinet, Bicheno Blowhole
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Wineglass Bay Lookout ©
Wineglass Bay Lookout
Honeymoon Bay ©
Honeymoon Bay
Friendly Beaches ©
Friendly Beaches

2
nights
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 9th (Fri), identify plant and animal life at Cataract Gorge Reserve, admire the verdant scenery at The Tamar Valley, and then view the masterpieces at Design Centre Tasmania.

To see maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Launceston trip itinerary builder website .

You can drive from Coles Bay to Launceston in 2.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and bus; or do a combination of taxi and bus. In November, daytime highs in Launceston are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 8°C. On the 10th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can 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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