13 days in Tasmania Itinerary

13 days in Tasmania Itinerary

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13 days in Tasmania Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly:  4​h 15​min
1
Hobart
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Eaglehawk Neck
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
Swansea
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
4
Launceston
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
5
George Town
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
6
Ulverstone
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  6​h
End: Sydney

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.
Step out of the city life by going to Seven Mile Beach and Sandy Bay. Get some cultural insight at North Hobart and St. David's Cathedral. The adventure continues: pick up some local products at Farm Gate Market, sample the fine beverages at Lark Distillery, do a tasting at Puddleduck Vineyard, and wander the streets of Sullivans Cove.

To see more things to do, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Hobart itinerary planner .

Sydney to Hobart is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train, ferry, and bus; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Sydney in March: high temperatures in Hobart hover around 25°C and lows are around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) so you can travel to Eaglehawk Neck.

Things to do in Hobart

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Kingston Beach, Opossum Bay Beach, Puddleduck Vineyard, Seven Mile Beach
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Sullivans Cove ©
Sullivans Cove
Seven Mile Beach ©
Seven Mile Beach
North Hobart ©
North Hobart

2
nights
Eaglehawk Neck

Eaglehawk Neck ©
Start off your visit on the 4th (Mon): head off the coast to Maria Island National Park, then explore the striking landscape at Tessellated Pavement, and then appreciate the history behind Dog Line. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get engrossed in the history at Eaglehawk Neck Historic Site, steep yourself in history at Coal Mines Historic Site, and then stroll through Three Capes Track.

For ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Eaglehawk Neck planner .

Drive from Hobart to Eaglehawk Neck in 1.5 hours. In March in Eaglehawk Neck, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Swansea.

Things to do in Eaglehawk Neck

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trips

Coal Mines Historic Site, Three Capes Track, Maria Island National Park
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Maria Island National Park ©
Maria Island National Park
Coal Mines Historic Site ©
Coal Mines Historic Site
Eaglehawk Neck Historic Site ©
Eaglehawk Neck Historic Site

1
night
Swansea

Swansea ©
On Tasmania's east coast, Swansea was the third municipality to be established in Australia.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Wed): kick back and relax at Spiky Beach Conservation Area, then experience rural life at Melshell Oysters, then learn about winemaking at Devil's Corner Cellar Door, and finally do a tasting at Craigie Knowe Vineyard.

Make your Swansea itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Traveling by car from Eaglehawk Neck to Swansea takes 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in March, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Launceston.

Things to do in Swansea

Parks Wineries Beaches

Side Trips

Craigie Knowe Vineyard, Melshell Oyster Shack, Devil's Corner Cellar Door
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Melshell Oyster Shack ©
Melshell Oyster Shack
Devil's Corner Cellar Door ©
Devil's Corner Cellar Door
Spiky Beach Conservation Area ©
Spiky Beach Conservation Area

3
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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Lost Farm Barnbougle Golf Course and Barnbougle Dunes. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Woolmers Estate and Design Centre Tasmania. When in Launceston, make a side trip to see Brickendon Colonial Farm Village in Longford, approximately 30 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: identify plant and animal life at Tamar Island Wetlands, admire the sheer force of Lilydale Falls, indulge your taste buds at Entally Estate, and snap pictures at Alexandra Suspension Bridge.

To see ratings, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Launceston online trip maker .

You can drive from Swansea to Launceston in 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in March, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) early enough to travel to George Town.

Things to do in Launceston

Golf Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Longford, Bridport
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Tamar Island Wetlands ©
Tamar Island Wetlands
Brickendon Colonial Farm Village ©
Lilydale Falls ©
Lilydale Falls

2
nights
George Town

George Town ©
George Town is a large town in north-east Tasmania, on the eastern bank of the mouth of the Tamar River. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sun): learn about winemaking at Moores Hill Estate, stop by Goaty Hill Wines, learn about winemaking at Holm Oak Vineyards, then learn about winemaking at Iron Pot Bay Vineyard, then do a tasting at Loira Vines, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Tamar Valley Art Shack. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: learn about all things military at Low Head Pilot Station Maritime Museum, visit a coastal fixture at The Low Head Lighthouse, then learn about winemaking at Bay of Fires Winery, and finally see the interesting displays at Bass & Flinders Centre.

To see traveler tips, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read George Town visit planner .

Getting from Launceston to George Town by car takes about an hour. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in March, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) so you can travel to Ulverstone.

Things to do in George Town

Wineries Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Sidmouth, Low Head, Rowella, Goaty Hill Wines, Tamar Valley Art Shack
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Goaty Hill Wines ©
Goaty Hill Wines
Bass & Flinders Centre ©
Bass & Flinders Centre
Iron Pot Bay Vineyard ©
Iron Pot Bay Vineyard

2
nights
Ulverstone

Ulverstone ©
Ulverstone is a town on the northern coast of Tasmania, Australia on the mouth of the Leven River, on Bass Strait. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Tue): look for all kinds of wild species at Wings Wildlife Park, Head underground at Gunns Plains Caves, and then see the interesting displays at Don River Railway. Keep things going the next day: pick up a one of a kind souvenir at Antique Emporium, then do a tasting at Ghost Rock Tasmania, and then explore the stunning scenery at Leven Canyon.

To find other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Ulverstone online travel planner .

You can drive from George Town to Ulverstone in 1.5 hours. In March, daily temperatures in Ulverstone can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Ulverstone

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Gunns Plains, Devonport, Ghost Rock Tasmania
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Wings Wildlife Park ©
Wings Wildlife Park
Gunns Plains Caves ©
Gunns Plains Caves
Don River Railway ©
Don River Railway

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