10 days in Tasmania Itinerary

10 days in Tasmania Itinerary

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10 days in Tasmania Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly + bus:  7​h
1
Stanley
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 45​min
2
Strahan
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
3
Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
4
Beauty Point
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
5
Coles Bay
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
6
Hobart
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h
End: Sydney

1
night
Stanley

Stanley ©
Stanley is a town on the north-west coast of Tasmania, Australia. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Fri): visit a coastal fixture at Rocky Cape Lighthouse.

For traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Stanley trip builder website .

Sydney to Stanley is an approximately 7-hour combination of flight and bus. In December, Stanley is a bit cooler than Sydney - with highs of 26°C and lows of 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) so you can drive to Strahan.

Things to do in Stanley

Wildlife Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Rocky Cape Lighthouse
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Highfield Historic Site ©
Highfield Historic Site
The Nut State Reserve ©
The Nut State Reserve
Rocky Cape Lighthouse ©
Rocky Cape Lighthouse

2
nights
Strahan

Strahan ©
Combine breathtaking nature and genuine hospitality, wrap it up in small-town scenery, and you get Strahan, Tasmania.
You've now added West Coast Wilderness Railway to your itinerary. On the 23rd (Sun), tour the old-fashioned way with West Coast Wilderness Railway and then examine the collection at Eric Thomas Galley Museum. On your second day here, stop by Wilderness Woodworks, examine the collection at Morrisons Huon Pine Sawmill, then get outside with Henty Dunes, then get engrossed in the history at West Coast Heritage Centre, Zeehan, and finally stop by Zeehan Rock Shop.

For maps, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Strahan online travel planner .

Traveling by car from Stanley to Strahan takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park.

Things to do in Strahan

Museums Tours Outdoors

Side Trips

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

2
nights
Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park

Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park ©
A holiday in Cradle Mountain-Lake St.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Tue): delve into the lush surroundings at Westmorland Falls. On the 26th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: hike along Larmairremener tabelti and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake St. Clair.

Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park fast, fun, and easy.

Traveling by car from Strahan to Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and car. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) so you can travel to Beauty Point.

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

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Westmorland Falls
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Lake St. Clair ©
Lake St. Clair
Westmorland Falls ©
Westmorland Falls

1
night
Beauty Point

Beauty Point ©
Beauty Point is a town by the Tamar River, in the north-east of Tasmania, Australia. On the 27th (Thu), look for all kinds of wild species at Platypus House, get engrossed in the history at Beaconsfield Mine & Heritage Centre, then do a tasting at Iron Pot Bay Vineyard, then do a tasting at Holm Oak Vineyards, and finally view the masterpieces at Tamar Valley Art Shack.

To see photos, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Beauty Point road trip planner .

Drive from Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park to Beauty Point in 3.5 hours. In December, daytime highs in Beauty Point are 25°C, while nighttime lows are 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Coles Bay.

Things to do in Beauty Point

Wineries Museums Wildlife

Side Trips

Rowella, Beaconsfield Mine & Heritage Centre, Tamar Valley Art Shack
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Iron Pot Bay Vineyard ©
Iron Pot Bay Vineyard
Holm Oak Vineyards ©
Holm Oak Vineyards
Beaconsfield Mine & Heritage Centre ©

1
night
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 28th (Fri), enjoy the sand and surf at Honeymoon Bay, then visit a coastal fixture at Cape Tourville Lighthouse, and then walk along Wineglass Bay Lookout.

To find photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Coles Bay trip planner .

You can drive from Beauty Point to Coles Bay in 3 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) so you can go by car to Hobart.

Things to do in Coles Bay

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Freycinet
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Cape Tourville Lighthouse ©
Cape Tourville Lighthouse
Wineglass Bay Lookout ©
Wineglass Bay Lookout
Honeymoon Bay ©
Honeymoon Bay

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.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Sat): see the interesting displays at Mona, then identify plant and animal life at Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary, and then admire the landmark architecture of St John the Evangelist Roman Catholic Church. Here are some ideas for day two: steep yourself in history at Cascades Female Factory Historic Site, then look for gifts at Nutpatch Handmade Fine Chocolate, and then kick back and relax at Seven Mile Beach.

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Traveling by car from Coles Bay to Hobart takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. December in Hobart sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Hobart

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary, St John the Evangelist Roman Catholic Church, Nutpatch Handmade Fine Chocolate, Seven Mile Beach, Mona
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Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary
Mona ©
Mona
Cascades Female Factory Historic Site ©

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