2 days in Hobart & Port Arthur Itinerary

2 days in Hobart & Port Arthur Itinerary

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2 days in Hobart & Port Arthur Itinerary

Start: Hobart
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Hobart
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
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Port Arthur
— Few hours
Drive:  4​h 15​min
End: Devonport

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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.
On the 15th (Fri), identify plant and animal life at Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary, then examine the collection at Museum of Old and New Art, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Opossum Bay Beach.

For more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Hobart trip planning tool .

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Hobart. In February, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 14°C. You will have some time to spend on the 16th (Sat) before leaving for Port Arthur.

Things to do in Hobart

Museums Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Opossum Bay Beach, Kingston Beach, Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary, Museum of Old and New Art
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Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary
Museum of Old and New Art ©
Museum of Old and New Art
Opossum Bay Beach ©
Opossum Bay Beach

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Port Arthur

Port Arthur ©
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Sat): make a trip to Remarkable Cave, then identify plant and animal life at Tasmanian Devil Unzoo, and then take in the dramatic natural features at Tessellated Pavement.

To see maps, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Port Arthur road trip planning website .

Traveling by car from Hobart to Port Arthur takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in February, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) so you can go by car back home.

Things to do in Port Arthur

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Tessellated Pavement, Tasmanian Devil Unzoo
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Tasmanian Devil Unzoo ©
Tasmanian Devil Unzoo
Tessellated Pavement ©
Tessellated Pavement
Remarkable Cave ©
Remarkable Cave

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