10 days in Tasmania Itinerary

10 days in Tasmania Itinerary

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10 days in Tasmania Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly:  13​h 30​min
1
Launceston
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
Coles Bay
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Hobart
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
4
Port Arthur
— 2 nights
taxi + Fly:  12​h 15​min
End: Singapore

1
night
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 (Sun): look for all kinds of wild species at Cataract Gorge Reserve, do a tasting at The Pinot Shop, then admire the masterpieces at Queen Victoria Museum & Art Gallery, and finally stroll around City Park. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the verdant scenery at The Tamar Valley, then take in the exciting artwork at Tasmanian Copper & Metal Art Gallery, then look for gifts at Goaty Hill Wines, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Design Centre Tasmania.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Launceston trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

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. When traveling from Singapore in December, plan for little chillier days in Launceston, with highs around 25°C, while nights are cooler with lows around 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) to allow time to drive to Coles Bay.

Things to do in Launceston

Parks Museums Wildlife

Side Trips

Goaty Hill Wines, Tasmanian Copper & Metal Art Gallery
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Cataract Gorge Reserve ©
Cataract Gorge Reserve
The Tamar Valley ©
The Tamar Valley
Tasmanian Copper & Metal Art Gallery ©

3
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.
Step out of the city life by going to Wineglass Bay Lookout and Freycinet National Park. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Kings Fine Art Gallery and Devil's Corner Cellar Door. Take a break from Coles Bay with a short trip to Melshell Oysters in Swansea, about 46 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, take in the waterfront at Coles Bay Jetty, and identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas.

To find ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Coles Bay trip planner.

Drive from Launceston to Coles Bay in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and car; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Hobart.

Things to do in Coles Bay

Wildlife Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Dolphin Sands, Nature & Wildlife Tours, Devil's Corner Cellar Door, Coles Bay Jetty
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Melshell Oyster Shack ©
Melshell Oyster Shack
Freycinet National Park ©
Freycinet National Park
Wineglass Bay Lookout ©
Wineglass Bay Lookout

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 6th (Fri): identify plant and animal life at Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary, then see the interesting displays at Museum of Old and New Art, and then admire the natural beauty at Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the awesome beauty at Mount Wellington, contemplate the long history of Cascades Female Factory Historic Site, shop like a local with Salamanca Market, then get to know the fascinating history of Battery Point Sculpture Trail, and finally steep yourself in history at Constitution Dock.

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You can drive from Coles Bay to Hobart in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Port Arthur.

Things to do in Hobart

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Museum of Old and New Art
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Salamanca Market ©
Salamanca Market
Museum of Old and New Art ©
Museum of Old and New Art
Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary

2
nights
Port Arthur

Port Arthur ©
Surrounded by shark-infested waters and connected to the mainland by a narrow isthmus of land, Port Arthur ranks among Australia's top historical sites and heritage areas.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Sun): take an in-depth tour of Port Arthur Historic Site, contemplate the long history of Australian Convict Sites, and then make a trip to Remarkable Cave. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: look for all kinds of wild species at Tasmanian Devil Unzoo and then take an in-depth tour of Eaglehawk Neck Historic Site.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Port Arthur trip maker tool .

You can drive from Hobart to Port Arthur in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December, daily temperatures in Port Arthur can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Port Arthur

Museums Historic Sites Wildlife

Side Trips

Tasmanian Devil Unzoo, Eaglehawk Neck Historic Site
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Port Arthur Historic Site ©
Port Arthur Historic Site
Tasmanian Devil Unzoo ©
Tasmanian Devil Unzoo
Australian Convict Sites ©
Australian Convict Sites

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