14 days in Tasmania Itinerary

14 days in Tasmania Itinerary

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14 days in Tasmania Itinerary

Start: Melbourne
ferry:  9​h
1
Eaglehawk Neck
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Richmond
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
Coles Bay
— 4 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
4
Mole Creek
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
5
Ulverstone
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
6
George Town
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  4​h 15​min
End: Melbourne

2
nights
Eaglehawk Neck

Eaglehawk Neck ©
On the 14th (Sun), pause for some photo ops at Dog Line.

To find more things to do, maps, photos, and more tourist information, use the Eaglehawk Neck journey planning website .

Melbourne to Eaglehawk Neck is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive. In April in Eaglehawk Neck, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 9°C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 16th (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling to Richmond.

Things to do in Eaglehawk Neck

Outdoors Parks Nature

Side Trip

Cape Raoul
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Fortescue Bay ©
Fortescue Bay
Cape Raoul ©
Cape Raoul
Waterfall Bay ©
Waterfall Bay

1
night
Richmond

Richmond ©
Richmond is a town in Tasmania about 25 km north-east of Hobart, in the Coal River region, between the Midland Highway and Tasman Highway. Start off your visit on the 16th (Tue): steep yourself in history at Shene Tasmania and then steep yourself in history at Claremont House. Keep things going the next day: look for gifts at The Sensory Tasmania, then learn about winemaking at Pressing Matters, then do a tasting at Every Man and His Dog Vineyard, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Seven Mile Beach.

To see reviews, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, use the Richmond trip itinerary builder tool .

Traveling by car from Eaglehawk Neck to Richmond takes an hour. In April, daytime highs in Richmond are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) so you can go by car to Coles Bay.

Things to do in Richmond

Historic Sites Wineries Outdoors

Side Trips

Seven Mile Beach, Claremont House, Shene Tasmania
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Shene Tasmania ©
Shene Tasmania
Seven Mile Beach ©
Seven Mile Beach
Claremont House ©
Claremont House

4
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 Friendly Beaches and Coles Bay Jetty. Shop till you drop at The Shop in the Bush and Waubs Bay Gallery. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Coles Bay: Spring Vale Wines (in Cranbrook), St Helens (Priory Ridge & St Columba Waterfall) and Swansea (East Coast Heritage Museum & Spiky Beach Conservation Area). There's lots more to do: visit a coastal fixture at Cape Tourville Lighthouse, do a tasting at Gala Estate Vineyard, enjoy the sand and surf at Honeymoon Bay, and stroll through Wineglass Bay.

For reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Coles Bay trip planner.

You can drive from Richmond to Coles Bay in 2.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of bus and taxi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) to allow time to travel to Mole Creek.

Things to do in Coles Bay

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Freycinet, St Helens, Cranbrook, Swansea, St Columba Falls Reserve
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Wineglass Bay ©
Wineglass Bay
Honeymoon Bay ©
Honeymoon Bay
Cape Tourville Lighthouse ©
Cape Tourville Lighthouse

2
nights
Mole Creek

Mole Creek ©
Mole Creek is a town in the upper Mersey Valley, in the central north of Tasmania, Australia. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): Head underground at Mole Creek Caves, then explore the fascinating underground world of Marakoopa Cave, and then take a stroll through Tasmania’s Town of Murals. On the 23rd (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: look for gifts at World Of Marbles, view the masterpieces at ONTRAK Gallery, then view the masterpieces at Deloraine Creative Studios, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Liffey Falls.

For more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Mole Creek visit planner.

You can drive from Coles Bay to Mole Creek in 3 hours. In April, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) early enough to travel to Ulverstone.

Things to do in Mole Creek

Parks Nature Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Sheffield, Deloraine
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Mole Creek Caves ©
Mole Creek Caves
Marakoopa Cave ©
Marakoopa Cave
Liffey Falls ©
Liffey Falls

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. On the 24th (Wed), look for all kinds of wild species at Wings Wildlife Park, Head underground at Gunns Plains Caves, and then examine the collection at Don River Railway. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in breathtaking views at Leven Canyon, do a tasting at Ghost Rock Tasmania, then browse for treasures at Reliquaire, and finally don't miss a visit to Giant Penguin.

To find out how to plan a trip to Ulverstone, use our trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Mole Creek to Ulverstone in 1.5 hours. April in Ulverstone sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 7°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) so you can travel to George Town.

Things to do in Ulverstone

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Gunns Plains, Giant Penguin, Reliquaire, Ghost Rock Tasmania, Don River Railway
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Wings Wildlife Park ©
Wings Wildlife Park
Gunns Plains Caves ©
Gunns Plains Caves
Don River Railway ©
Don River Railway

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 26th (Fri): learn about winemaking at Delamere Vineyards, do a tasting at Bay of Fires Winery, then visit a coastal fixture at The Low Head Lighthouse, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Tamar Valley Art Shack. Keep things going the next day: do a tasting at Moores Hill Estate, look for gifts at Goaty Hill Wines, learn about winemaking at Iron Pot Bay Vineyard, then learn about winemaking at Holm Oak Vineyards, and finally examine the collection at Bass & Flinders Centre.

To see reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our George Town road trip planning tool .

Traveling by car from Ulverstone to George Town takes 1.5 hours. In April in George Town, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 7°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in George Town

Wineries Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Rowella, Moores Hill Estate, Goaty Hill Wines, Bay of Fires Winery, Delamere Vineyards
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Delamere Vineyards ©
Delamere Vineyards
The Low Head Lighthouse ©
The Low Head Lighthouse
Iron Pot Bay Vineyard ©
Iron Pot Bay Vineyard

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