15 days in Tasmania Itinerary

15 days in Tasmania Itinerary

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15 days in Tasmania Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly:  17​h 30​min
1
Hobart
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Port Arthur
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
3
Coles Bay
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
4
Launceston
— 4 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
5
Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  14​h
End: Singapore

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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Cascade Brewery and Mawson's Hut Replica Museum. There's lots more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary, take in the waterfront at Constitution Dock, take in the views from Richmond Bridge, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Battery Point Sculpture Trail.

To see ratings, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Hobart online tour builder .

Singapore, Singapore to Hobart is an approximately 13-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Singapore to Hobart is 2 hours. In April, Hobart is cooler than Singapore - with highs of 21°C and lows of 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Port Arthur.

Things to do in Hobart

Historic Sites Parks Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trip

Richmond Bridge
Find places to stay Apr 26 — 28:
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Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary
Mount Wellington ©
Mount Wellington
Cascades Female Factory Historic Site ©

1
night
Port Arthur

Port Arthur ©
Surrounded by shark-infested waters and connected to the mainland by a narrow isthmus of land, Port Arthur ranks among Australia's top historical sites and heritage areas.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Wed): appreciate the extensive heritage of Port Arthur Historic Site, identify plant and animal life at Tasmanian Devil Unzoo, and then steep yourself in history at Australian Convict Sites.

To find other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read our Port Arthur online driving holiday planner .

Traveling by car from Hobart to Port Arthur takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In April, daily temperatures in Port Arthur can reach 21°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Coles Bay.

Things to do in Port Arthur

Historic Sites Wildlife Parks

Side Trip

Tasmanian Devil Unzoo
Find places to stay Apr 28 — 29:
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Port Arthur Historic Site ©
Port Arthur Historic Site
Tasmanian Devil Unzoo ©
Tasmanian Devil Unzoo
Australian Convict Sites ©
Australian Convict Sites

3
nights
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.
On the 30th (Thu), walk along Wineglass Bay Lookout, then stroll through Coles Bay Jetty, and then kick back and relax at Wineglass Bay. On the next day, get interesting insight from Tours and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Freycinet National Park.

For where to stay, ratings, photos, and tourist information, go to the Coles Bay day trip site .

Getting from Port Arthur to Coles Bay by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. On the 2nd (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Launceston.

Things to do in Coles Bay

Outdoors Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Coles Bay Jetty, Devil's Corner Cellar Door
Find places to stay Apr 29 — May 2:
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Dolphin & Whale Watching
Freycinet National Park ©
Freycinet National Park
Wineglass Bay Lookout ©
Wineglass Bay Lookout

4
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 outdoors at Cataract Gorge Reserve and The Tamar Valley. Get some cultural insight at Loira Vines and Design Centre Tasmania. Get out of town with these interesting Launceston side-trips: Beaconsfield Mine & Heritage Centre (in Beaconsfield) and Holm Oak Vineyards (in Rowella). There's lots more to do: walk around City Park, see the interesting displays at National Automobile Museum of Tasmania, admire the masterpieces at Queen Victoria Museum & Art Gallery, and contemplate the long history of Woolmers Estate.

To see other places to visit, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Launceston sightseeing planning app .

Traveling by car from Coles Bay to Launceston takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and bus; or take a bus. May in Launceston sees daily highs of 16°C and lows of 5°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Wed) to allow time for the car ride to Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park.

Things to do in Launceston

Parks Museums Wildlife

Side Trips

Beaconsfield Mine & Heritage Centre, Holm Oak Vineyards, Loira Vines, Woolmers Estate
Find places to stay May 2 — 6:
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Cataract Gorge Reserve ©
Cataract Gorge Reserve
Beaconsfield Mine & Heritage Centre ©
The Tamar Valley ©
The Tamar Valley

3
nights
Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park

Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park
A holiday in Cradle Mountain-Lake St.
Take a break from the city and head to Dove Lake Circuit and Lake St. Clair. Change things up with a short trip to Hellyer Gorge in Parrawe (about 1h 30 min away). It doesn't end there: identify plant and animal life at Devils @ Cradle.

For more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park trip itinerary maker tool .

Traveling by car from Launceston to Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of bus and car. You will leave for home on the 9th (Sat).

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

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Hellyer Gorge
Find places to stay May 6 — 9:
Highlights from your plan
Dove Lake Circuit
Dove Lake Circuit
Devils @ Cradle ©
Devils @ Cradle
Lake St. Clair ©
Lake St. Clair

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