14 days in Tasmania Itinerary

14 days in Tasmania Itinerary

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14 days in Tasmania Itinerary

Start: Adelaide
Fly:  5​h 15​min
1
Mount Field National Park
— Few hours
Drive:  2​h 45​min
2
Strahan
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 45​min
3
Stanley
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 15​min
4
Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
5
Sheffield
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
6
Launceston
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
7
St Helens
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
8
Coles Bay
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
9
Port Arthur
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
10
Hobart
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
End: Adelaide

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Mount Field National Park

Mount Field National Park ©
To see where to stay, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Mount Field National Park trip itinerary app .

Adelaide to Mount Field National Park is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Adelaide in September; daily highs in Mount Field National Park reach 18°C and lows reach 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Strahan.

Things to do in Mount Field National Park

Nature Parks
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Russell Falls ©
Russell Falls

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Strahan

Strahan ©
Combine breathtaking nature and genuine hospitality, wrap it up in small-town scenery, and you get Strahan, Tasmania.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Wed): kick back and relax at Ocean Beach, then see the interesting displays at Morrisons Huon Pine Sawmill, then stop by Wilderness Woodworks, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Hogarth Falls.

You can plan Strahan trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.

Traveling by car from Mount Field National Park to Strahan takes 4 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) so you can drive to Stanley.

Things to do in Strahan

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Ocean Beach ©
Ocean Beach
Morrisons Huon Pine Sawmill ©
Morrisons Huon Pine Sawmill

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night
Stanley

Stanley ©
Stanley is a town on the north-west coast of Tasmania, Australia. Start off your visit on the 5th (Thu): get great views at HA Lane Memorial Lookout, steep yourself in history at Highfield Historic Site, view the masterpieces at Cow 'n' Calf Art Gallery, then look for gifts at The Angel's Share, and finally identify plant and animal life at The Nut State Reserve.

To see more things to do, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Stanley trip itinerary maker site .

Getting from Strahan to Stanley by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Stanley can reach 18°C, while at night they dip to 4°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park.

Things to do in Stanley

Wildlife Parks Historic Sites
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The Nut State Reserve ©
The Nut State Reserve
Highfield Historic Site ©
Highfield Historic Site
The Angel's Share ©
The Angel's Share

2
nights
Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park

Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park
A holiday in Cradle Mountain-Lake St.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Fri): trek along The Overland Track. On the 7th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at "Wee Georgie Wood" and then contemplate the waterfront views at Dove Lake Circuit.

To find more things to do, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park visit planner.

Traveling by car from Stanley to Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and car. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) so you can travel to Sheffield.

Things to do in Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trip

"Wee Georgie Wood"
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Dove Lake Circuit
Dove Lake Circuit
The Overland Track ©
The Overland Track
©
"Wee Georgie Wood"

1
night
Sheffield

Sheffield ©
Sheffield is a town 23 kilometres inland from Devonport on the north-west coast of Tasmania. Start off your visit on the 8th (Sun): stop by World Of Marbles, take in the exciting artwork at ONTRAK Gallery, then take in the exciting artwork at The Working Art Space and Gallery, then browse for treasures at Reliquaire, and finally experience rural life at Ashgrove Tasmanian Farm Cheese.

Before you visit Sheffield, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Getting from Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park to Sheffield by car takes about 2.5 hours. September in Sheffield sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 4°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) early enough to travel to Launceston.

Things to do in Sheffield

Shopping Museums

Side Trips

Reliquaire, Ashgrove Tasmanian Farm Cheese
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The Working Art Space and Gallery ©
Ashgrove Tasmanian Farm Cheese ©
Ashgrove Tasmanian Farm Cheese
Reliquaire ©
Reliquaire

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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.
On the 9th (Mon), view the masterpieces at Design Centre Tasmania, identify plant and animal life at Cataract Gorge Reserve, then take in the exciting artwork at Tasmanian Copper & Metal Art Gallery, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at City Park.

To see reviews, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Launceston online day trip planner .

Traveling by car from Sheffield to Launceston takes 1.5 hours. In September, daytime highs in Launceston are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) to allow time to travel to St Helens.

Things to do in Launceston

Parks Wildlife Museums

Side Trip

Tasmanian Copper & Metal Art Gallery
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Cataract Gorge Reserve ©
Cataract Gorge Reserve
Design Centre Tasmania ©
Design Centre Tasmania
Tasmanian Copper & Metal Art Gallery ©

1
night
St Helens

St Helens ©
On the 10th (Tue), browse for treasures at The Shop in the Bush, take in the dramatic scenery at St Columba Waterfall, kick back and relax at Bay of Fires Conservation Area, then take in the exciting artwork at Suncoast Gallery, and finally view the masterpieces at East Coast Art Supplies & Gallery.

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

Traveling by car from Launceston to St Helens takes 2.5 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 4°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) so you can travel to Coles Bay.

Things to do in St Helens

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Bay of Fires Conservation Area
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Highlights from your plan
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

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Wed): stroll through Coles Bay Jetty, then see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, and then walk along Wineglass Bay Lookout. On the 12th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Freycinet National Park.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Coles Bay day trip website .

Getting from St Helens to Coles Bay by car takes about 1.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) so you can go by car to Port Arthur.

Things to do in Coles Bay

Wildlife Parks Nature

Side Trip

Coles Bay Jetty
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Wineglass Bay Lookout ©
Wineglass Bay Lookout
Freycinet National Park ©
Freycinet National Park
Dolphin & Whale Watching

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night
Port Arthur

Port Arthur ©
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Fri): get to know the fascinating history of Port Arthur Historic Site, identify plant and animal life at Tasmanian Devil Unzoo, and then contemplate the long history of Australian Convict Sites.

To see photos, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Port Arthur trip website .

Traveling by car from Coles Bay to Port Arthur takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. September in Port Arthur sees daily highs of 18°C and lows of 7°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Hobart.

Things to do in Port Arthur

Historic Sites Museums Wildlife

Side Trip

Tasmanian Devil Unzoo
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Highlights from your plan
Port Arthur Historic Site ©
Port Arthur Historic Site
Tasmanian Devil Unzoo ©
Tasmanian Devil Unzoo
Australian Convict Sites ©
Australian Convict Sites

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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.
Attractions like Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary and Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery make great kid-friendly stops. Get some cultural insight at Museum of Old and New Art and Cascades Female Factory Historic Site. On the 16th (Mon), give your taste buds a day to remember with a local gastronomic tour. Next up on the itinerary: get a taste of the local shopping with Salamanca Market, get to know the fascinating history of Battery Point Sculpture Trail, take in the awesome beauty at Mount Wellington, and take a leisurely stroll along Constitution Dock.

For reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Hobart trip maker tool .

Getting from Port Arthur to Hobart by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 18°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Hobart

Tours Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Museum of Old and New Art, Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary
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Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary
Museum of Old and New Art ©
Museum of Old and New Art
Cascades Female Factory Historic Site ©

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