11 days in Tasmania Itinerary

11 days in Tasmania Itinerary

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11 days in Tasmania Itinerary

Start: Brisbane
Fly + Drive:  5​h 30​min
1
Deviot
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
St Helens
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
3
Coles Bay
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
4
Hobart
— 5 nights
Fly:  6​h
End: Brisbane

1
night
Deviot

Deviot ©
On the 12th (Sun), stop by Goaty Hill Wines, do a tasting at Holm Oak Vineyards, and then take some stellar pictures from Mt George Lookout.

To see ratings, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Deviot day trip tool .

Brisbane to Deviot is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive. In August, Deviot is little chillier than Brisbane - with highs of 13°C and lows of 1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to travel to St Helens.

Things to do in Deviot

Wildlife Parks Wineries

Side Trips

Launceston, Mt George Lookout, Holm Oak Vineyards, Goaty Hill Wines
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Cataract Gorge Reserve ©
Cataract Gorge Reserve
Goaty Hill Wines ©
Goaty Hill Wines
Holm Oak Vineyards ©
Holm Oak Vineyards

1
night
St Helens

St Helens ©
Overlooking scenic Georges Bay, St Helens is the largest town on the northeast coast of Tasmania, ranking among Australia's top destinations for recreational game fishing.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Tue): pick up a one of a kind souvenir at The Shop in the Bush, learn about winemaking at Priory Ridge, take in the dramatic scenery at St Columba Waterfall, then kick back and relax at Bay of Fires Conservation Area, and finally shop like a local with East Coast Art Supplies & Gallery.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our St Helens trip planner .

You can drive from Deviot to St Helens in 3 hours. In August, daytime highs in St Helens are 13°C, while nighttime lows are 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can travel to Coles Bay.

Things to do in St Helens

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trip

Bay of Fires Conservation Area
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Bay of Fires Conservation Area ©
Bay of Fires Conservation Area
St Columba Waterfall ©
St Columba Waterfall
The Shop in the Bush ©
The Shop in the Bush

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.
You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Wineglass Bay Lookout and Honeymoon Bay. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Coles Bay: Swansea (Melshell Oysters & Spiky Bridge). And it doesn't end there: take a leisurely stroll along Coles Bay Jetty, enjoy the sea views from Cape Tourville Lighthouse, learn about winemaking at Gala Estate Vineyard, and experience rural life at Freycinet Marine Farm.

To see reviews, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Coles Bay trip itinerary builder website .

Drive from St Helens to Coles Bay in 1.5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Hobart.

Things to do in Coles Bay

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Freycinet, Spiky Bridge, Freycinet Vineyards, Melshell Oyster Shack, Gala Estate Vineyard
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Melshell Oyster Shack ©
Melshell Oyster Shack
Wineglass Bay Lookout ©
Wineglass Bay Lookout
Devil's Corner Cellar Door ©
Devil's Corner Cellar Door

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.
Mona and Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery will appeal to museum buffs. We've included these beaches for you: Long Beach and Opossum Bay Beach. Get out of town with these interesting Hobart side-trips: Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary (in Brighton) and Port Arthur Historic Site (in Port Arthur). And it doesn't end there: shop like a local with Salamanca Market, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Wellington, take in the pleasant sights at Battery Point Sculpture Trail, and steep yourself in history at Cascades Female Factory Historic Site.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Hobart trip tool .

Drive from Coles Bay to Hobart in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. In August, daytime highs in Hobart are 15°C, while nighttime lows are 4°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Hobart

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Bellerive Beach, Macquarie Island, The Wicked Cheese Co., Seven Mile Beach, Inverawe Native Gardens
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Salamanca Market ©
Salamanca Market
Museum of Old and New Art ©
Museum of Old and New Art
Port Arthur Historic Site ©
Port Arthur Historic Site

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