11 days in Hobart & Launceston Itinerary

11 days in Hobart & Launceston Itinerary

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11 days in Hobart & Launceston Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly:  4​h 45​min
1
Hobart
— 5 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
Launceston
— 5 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
End: Sydney

5
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.
Head to Salamanca Market and Cat and Fiddle Arcadefor plenty of shopping. Visiting Seven Mile Beach and Bellerive Beach will get you outdoors. Go for a jaunt from Hobart to Brighton to see Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary about 30 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: kick back and relax at Long Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Opossum Bay Beach, engage your brain at Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery, and see the interesting displays at Mona.

For reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Hobart trip planner .

Sydney to Hobart is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train, ferry, and bus; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In June, Hobart is a bit cooler than Sydney - with highs of 15°C and lows of 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) so you can go by car to Launceston.

Things to do in Hobart

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Bellerive Beach, Inverawe Native Gardens, Seven Mile Beach, Opossum Bay Beach, Museum of Old and New Art
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Salamanca Market ©
Salamanca Market
Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary
Mount Wellington ©
Mount Wellington

5
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.
Get in touch with nature at Cataract Gorge Reserve and Coles Beach. Head to Turners Beach Berry Patch and The Shop in the Bushfor plenty of shopping. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Launceston: Goaty Hill Wines (in Kayena), Platypus House (in Beauty Point) and Ashgrove Tasmanian Farm Cheese (in Elizabeth Town). The adventure continues: do a tasting at Holm Oak Vineyards, admire the verdant scenery at The Tamar Valley, contemplate the long history of Entally Estate, and view the masterpieces at Design Centre Tasmania.

For reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Launceston trip itinerary builder site .

You can drive from Hobart to Launceston in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In June in Launceston, expect temperatures between 13°C during the day and 3°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Launceston

Parks Wineries Wildlife

Side Trips

St Helens, Pipers Brook, Coles Beach, Holm Oak Vineyards, Turners Beach Berry Patch
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Cataract Gorge Reserve ©
Cataract Gorge Reserve
Platypus House ©
Platypus House
The Tamar Valley ©
The Tamar Valley

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