28 days in Sydney, Blue Mountains National Park & Tasmania Itinerary

28 days in Sydney, Blue Mountains National Park & Tasmania Itinerary

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28 days in Sydney, Blue Mountains National Park & Tasmania Itinerary

Start: Bandar Seri Begawan
Fly:  15​h 30​min
1
Sydney
— 7 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Blue Mountains National Park
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  5​h 45​min
3
Launceston
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
4
Hobart
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
5
Eaglehawk Neck
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
6
Bruny Island
— 3 nights
+2
Drive + ferry + Drive:  7​h
7
Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
8
Mount William National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 45​min
End: Hobart

7
nights
Sydney

Sydney ©
Lent iconic status as a result of its famous bridge and opera house, Sydney has a down-to-earth charm that enhances its spectacular setting and functional efficiency.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Sydney Harbour Bridge, Carriageworks Farmers Market and Sydney Tower Eye Observation Deck. The Rocks and Justice & Police Museum will appeal to history buffs. Shop till you drop at Sydney Fish Market and ATTY Gallery. Spend the 26th (Sun) exploring nature at Sydney Harbour National Park. There's much more to do: take a stroll through Darling Harbour, see a show at Sydney Opera House, take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Garden Sydney, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Bondi Beach.

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

Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam to Sydney is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Bandar Seri Begawan to Sydney due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Bandar Seri Begawan in May, things will get much colder in Sydney: highs are around 24°C and lows about 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) early enough to travel to Blue Mountains National Park.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Museums Wildlife

Side Trip

Sydney Harbour National Park
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The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Darling Harbour ©
Darling Harbour

2
nights
Blue Mountains National Park

Blue Mountains National Park ©
This is the official community page for Blue Mountains National Park. Start off your visit on the 27th (Mon): get to know the fascinating history of The National Pass, then take in breathtaking views at Pulpit Rock Lookout, then get great views at Anvil Rock Lookout, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at The Blue Mountains Botanic Garden. On the 28th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: hike along Grand Canyon track, then explore the stunning scenery at Lincoln's Rock, and then stop by Rick Rutherford's Country.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Blue Mountains National Park day trip website .

Getting from Sydney to Blue Mountains National Park by car takes about 2.5 hours. Traveling from Sydney in May, expect slightly colder with lows of 8°C in Blue Mountains National Park. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Launceston.

Things to do in Blue Mountains National Park

Parks Trails Outdoors

Side Trips

Rick Rutherford's Country, The Blue Mountains Botanic Garden
Find places to stay May 26 — 28:
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The National Pass ©
The National Pass
Pulpit Rock Lookout ©
Pulpit Rock Lookout
Grand Canyon track ©
Grand Canyon track

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.
You've now added Cataract Gorge to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 29th (Wed): get to know the fascinating history of Cataract Gorge, take an in-depth tour of Beaconsfield Mine & Heritage Centre, then learn about winemaking at Holm Oak Vineyards, then identify plant and animal life at Cataract Gorge Reserve, and finally do a tasting at The Pinot Shop. On your second day here, steep yourself in history at Woolmers Estate, view the masterpieces at Tasmanian Copper & Metal Art Gallery, then browse the exhibits of Design Centre Tasmania, then indulge your thirst for a good beer at James Boag Brewery Experience, and finally take in the exciting artwork at The Mill Providore Gifts & Gallery.

To find photos, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Launceston trip tool .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Blue Mountains National Park to Launceston. Traveling from Blue Mountains National Park in May, things will get a bit cooler in Launceston: highs are around 16°C and lows about 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Hobart.

Things to do in Launceston

Museums Wildlife Parks

Side Trips

Holm Oak Vineyards, Beaconsfield Mine & Heritage Centre, Tasmanian Copper & Metal Art Gallery, Woolmers Estate
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Beaconsfield Mine & Heritage Centre ©
Cataract Gorge Reserve ©
Cataract Gorge Reserve
Woolmers Estate ©
Woolmers Estate

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.
Escape the urban bustle at Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary and Mount Wellington. Do your shopping at Salamanca Market and The Wicked Cheese Co.. On the 2nd (Sun), give your taste buds a day to remember with a local gastronomic tour. The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at Museum of Old and New Art, get to know the fascinating history of Battery Point Sculpture Trail, steep yourself in history at Cascades Female Factory Historic Site, and take in the waterfront at Constitution Dock.

For more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Hobart trip maker .

You can drive from Launceston to Hobart in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In May, daytime highs in Hobart are 18°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) early enough to travel to Eaglehawk Neck.

Things to do in Hobart

Tours Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

The Wicked Cheese Co., 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
Mount Wellington ©
Mount Wellington

3
nights
Eaglehawk Neck

Eaglehawk Neck ©
You've added Devil's Kitchen, Tasman Arch, Pirates Bay/Eaglehawk Neck, and other attractions to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 1st (Sat): explore the activities along Fortescue Bay, then look for all kinds of wild species at Tasmanian Devil Unzoo, then get to know the fascinating history of Port Arthur Historic Site, and finally don't miss a visit to Remarkable Cave. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the activities along Pirates Bay/Eaglehawk Neck, head outdoors with Devil's Kitchen, get outside with Tasman Arch, then explore the striking landscape at Tessellated Pavement, and finally pause for some photo ops at Dog Line.

To see maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Eaglehawk Neck online travel planner .

You can drive from Hobart to Eaglehawk Neck in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 17°C in May, and nighttime lows around 7°C. On the 3rd (Mon), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Eaglehawk Neck

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Port Arthur, Pirates Bay/Eaglehawk Neck, Tasmanian Devil Unzoo
Find places to stay Jun 2 — 5:
Highlights from your plan
Tasmanian Devil Unzoo ©
Tasmanian Devil Unzoo
Port Arthur Historic Site ©
Port Arthur Historic Site
Fortescue Bay ©
Fortescue Bay

3
nights
Bruny Island

Bruny Island ©
Vacations on Bruny Island ensure a chance to spot local wildlife, like penguins, many different birds, and echidnas.
On the 5th (Wed), stop by Bruny Island Honey and then browse the exhibits of Art at The Point Gallery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Thu): examine the collection at Bligh Museum of Pacific Exploration, view the masterpieces at Forestvale Design Centre, then enjoy the sea views from Cape Bruny Lighthouse, and finally learn about winemaking at Bruny Island Premium Wines.

To see photos, ratings, maps, and tourist information, use the Bruny Island trip planner.

You can drive from Eaglehawk Neck to Bruny Island in 3 hours. Expect a daytime high around 15°C in June, and nighttime lows around 5°C. You'll set off for home on the 8th (Sat).

Things to do in Bruny Island

Nature Parks Museums
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South Bruny National Park ©
South Bruny National Park
Art at The Point Gallery ©
Art at The Point Gallery
Cape Bruny Lighthouse ©
Cape Bruny Lighthouse

3
nights
Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park

Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park
A holiday in Cradle Mountain-Lake St.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Cradle Mountain. Kick off your visit on the 8th (Sat): delve into the lush surroundings at Cradle Mountain. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the dramatic scenery at Hogarth Falls and then take an in-depth tour of West Coast Heritage Centre, Zeehan.

For photos, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park online trip planner .

Do a combination of ferry and car from Bruny Island to Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry, bus, and taxi; or do a combination of ferry, bus, and car. You'll set off for home on the 11th (Tue).

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

Nature Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Zeehan, Hogarth Falls
Find places to stay Jun 8 — 11:
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Dove Lake Circuit
Dove Lake Circuit
Cradle Mountain ©
Cradle Mountain
West Coast Heritage Centre, Zeehan ©

3
nights
Mount William National Park

Mount William National Park ©
You've now added Bay of Fires Conservation Area to your itinerary. On the 12th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire all the interesting features of Pyengana Dairy & Holy Cow Cafe, then admire the sheer force of St Columba Falls Reserve, and then see the interesting displays at The Tin Dragon Interpretation Centre and Cafe.

To find ratings, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Mount William National Park trip itinerary maker website .

You can drive from Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park to Mount William National Park in 6 hours. You'll set off for home on the 14th (Fri).

Things to do in Mount William National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Pyengana, Blue Tier, The Tin Dragon Interpretation Centre and Cafe
Find places to stay Jun 11 — 14:
Highlights from your plan
Bay of Fires Conservation Area ©
Bay of Fires Conservation Area
St Columba Falls Reserve ©
St Columba Falls Reserve
Blue Tier ©
Blue Tier

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