30 days in Tasmania Itinerary

30 days in Tasmania Itinerary

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30 days in Tasmania Itinerary

Start: Perth
Fly:  12​h
1
King Island
— 2 nights
Fly + Drive:  3​h 30​min
2
Stanley
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
3
Sheffield
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
4
Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
5
Launceston
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
6
St Helens
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
7
Coles Bay
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
8
Port Arthur
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
9
Hobart
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
10
Mount Field National Park
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  8​h
End: Perth

2
nights
King Island

King Island ©
King Island Kelp Craft and King Island Cultural Centre will appeal to museum buffs. Popular historic sites such as Cape Wickham Links and Currie Lighthouse are in your itinerary.

To find other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the King Island vacation maker tool .

Perth to King Island is an approximately 12-hour flight. Traveling from Perth to King Island, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) early enough to travel to Stanley.

Things to do in King Island

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites
Find places to stay Oct 18 — 21:
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King Island Rambles ©
King Island Rambles
Currie Lighthouse ©
Currie Lighthouse
King Island Trail Rides ©
King Island Trail Rides

2
nights
Stanley

Stanley ©
Stanley is a town on the north-west coast of Tasmania, Australia. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Tue): identify plant and animal life at The Nut State Reserve, view the masterpieces at Cow 'n' Calf Art Gallery, and then surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: enjoy the sea views from Table Cape Lighthouse Experience, take a memorable drive along Boat Harbour Beach, and then visit a coastal fixture at Rocky Cape Lighthouse.

Make your Stanley itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from King Island to Stanley. In October, daily temperatures in Stanley can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) so you can drive to Sheffield.

Things to do in Stanley

Outdoors Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Wynyard, Rocky Cape Lighthouse, Nature & Wildlife Tours
Find places to stay Oct 21 — 23:
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Boat Harbour Beach ©
Boat Harbour Beach
The Nut State Reserve ©
The Nut State Reserve
Table Cape Lighthouse Experience ©
Table Cape Lighthouse Experience

2
nights
Sheffield

Sheffield ©
Sheffield is a town 23 kilometres inland from Devonport on the north-west coast of Tasmania. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Tasmazia & The Village of Lower Crackpot. Start off your visit on the 24th (Thu): Head underground at Mole Creek Caves, stop by Twelve Acre Wood, then get in on the family fun at Tasmazia & The Village of Lower Crackpot, then get engrossed in the history at Redwater Creek Steam and Heritage Society, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Pioneer Gallery. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the dramatic natural features at Alum Cliffs, look for all kinds of wild species at Trowunna Wildlife Sanctuary, then view the masterpieces at Deloraine Creative Studios, then take in the exciting artwork at Yarns Artwork in Silk, and finally admire the masterpieces at Deloraine & Districts Folk Museum.

To find reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Sheffield trip planner .

Drive from Stanley to Sheffield in 2 hours. In October, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park.

Things to do in Sheffield

Museums Parks Shopping

Side Trips

Deloraine, Mole Creek, Alum Cliffs
Find places to stay Oct 23 — 25:
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Yarns Artwork in Silk ©
Yarns Artwork in Silk
Trowunna Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Trowunna Wildlife Sanctuary
Mole Creek Caves ©
Mole Creek Caves

3
nights
Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park

Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park ©
A holiday in Cradle Mountain-Lake St.
Step out of the city life by going to Dove Lake Circuit and Devils @ Cradle. Let the collections at Cradle Mountain Wilderness Gallery and "Wee Georgie Wood" capture your imagination. There's much more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake St. Clair, take in the dramatic scenery at Pencil Pine Falls and Knyvet Falls, and stroll through Crater Lake Circuit.

To see reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park holiday planner.

Drive from Sheffield to Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park in 2.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) early enough to drive to Launceston.

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

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trip

"Wee Georgie Wood"
Find places to stay Oct 25 — 28:
Highlights from your plan
Devils @ Cradle ©
Devils @ Cradle
Dove Lake Circuit
Dove Lake Circuit
Lake St. Clair ©
Lake St. Clair

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.
Beaconsfield Mine & Heritage Centre and National Automobile Museum of Tasmania will appeal to museum buffs. Step out of the city life by going to Cataract Gorge Reserve and Platypus House. Step out of Launceston with an excursion to Brickendon Colonial Farm Village in Longford--about 30 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: steep yourself in history at Woolmers Estate, indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area, look for gifts at The Old Umbrella Shop, and view the masterpieces at Design Centre Tasmania.

For other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read our Launceston vacation app .

You can drive from Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park to Launceston in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of car and bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) to allow time to drive to St Helens.

Things to do in Launceston

Parks Wildlife Museums

Side Trips

Longford, Beaconsfield Mine & Heritage Centre, Platypus House
Find places to stay Oct 28 — Nov 1:
Highlights from your plan
Cataract Gorge Reserve ©
Cataract Gorge Reserve
Beaconsfield Mine & Heritage Centre ©
Woolmers Estate ©
Woolmers Estate

2
nights
St Helens

St Helens ©
Overlooking scenic Georges Bay, St Helens is the largest town on the northeast coast of Tasmania, ranking among Australia's top destinations for recreational game fishing.
On the 2nd (Sat), examine the collection at St Marys Cranks and Tinkerers, then stop by Gone Rustic Studio and Gallery, then take in the dramatic scenery at St Columba Waterfall, and finally kick back and relax at Bay of Fires Conservation Area. Keep things going the next day: grab your bike and head to Blue Derby Mountain Bike Trails, then experience rural life at Pyengana Dairy, and then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

Plan a St Helens trip in moments using our itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Launceston to St Helens takes 2.5 hours. In November, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) so you can drive to Coles Bay.

Things to do in St Helens

Outdoors Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

St Marys, Bay of Fires Conservation Area, Blue Derby Mountain Bike Trails, Pyengana Dairy
Find places to stay Nov 1 — 3:
Highlights from your plan
Bay of Fires Conservation Area ©
Bay of Fires Conservation Area
St Marys Cranks and Tinkerers ©
St Marys Cranks and Tinkerers
St Columba Waterfall ©
St Columba Waterfall

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.
Visiting Friendly Beaches and Nature & Wildlife Tours will get you outdoors. There's lots more to do: kick back and relax at Wineglass Bay, explore the striking landscape of Freycinet National Park, enjoy the sea views from Cape Tourville Lighthouse, and see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

To find ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Coles Bay trip itinerary builder .

You can drive from St Helens to Coles Bay in 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Wed) early enough to drive to Port Arthur.

Things to do in Coles Bay

Wildlife Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Cape Tourville Lighthouse, Nature & Wildlife Tours
Find places to stay Nov 3 — 6:
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Freycinet National Park ©
Freycinet National Park
Nature & Wildlife Tours

4
nights
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.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Port Arthur Historic Site and Federation Artisan Chocolate - Port Arthur. Visiting Three Capes Track and Tasman Arch will get you outdoors. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Port Arthur: Eaglehawk Neck (Fortescue Bay & Waterfall Bay). And it doesn't end there: look for all kinds of wild species at Tasmanian Devil Unzoo, get engrossed in the history at The Parsonage, appreciate the extensive heritage of Cape Raoul, and make a trip to Remarkable Cave.

To find reviews, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Port Arthur trip itinerary maker tool .

You can drive from Coles Bay to Port Arthur in 3.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In November, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Hobart.

Things to do in Port Arthur

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Eaglehawk Neck, Taranna, Maria Island National Park
Find places to stay Nov 6 — 10:
Highlights from your plan
Port Arthur Historic Site ©
Port Arthur Historic Site
Three Capes Track ©
Three Capes Track
Tasmanian Devil Unzoo ©
Tasmanian Devil Unzoo

3
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.
Get in touch with nature at Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary and Mount Wellington. Visit Seven Mile Beach and Kingston Beach for some beach relaxation. Go for a jaunt from Hobart to Pontville to see Shene Tasmania about 38 minutes away. There's lots more to do: admire the masterpieces at Museum of Old and New Art, get curious at Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery, contemplate the long history of Cascade Brewery, and get to know the fascinating history of Battery Point Sculpture Trail.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read Hobart trip maker app .

Traveling by car from Port Arthur to Hobart takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In November, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Mount Field National Park.

Things to do in Hobart

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Museum of Old and New Art, Kingston Beach, Shene Tasmania, Seven Mile Beach
Find places to stay Nov 10 — 13:
Highlights from your plan
Mount Wellington ©
Mount Wellington
Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary
Museum of Old and New Art ©
Museum of Old and New Art

3
nights
Mount Field National Park

Mount Field National Park ©
Start off your visit on the 14th (Thu): identify plant and animal life at Tall Trees Walk, then take in the dramatic scenery at Horseshoe Falls, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Russell Falls. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 15th (Fri): brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Nant Distillery, then examine the collection at Australasian Golf Museum, then sample the fine beverages at Lawrenny Estate Distillery, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Lake Dobson.

Before you visit Mount Field National Park, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Traveling by car from Hobart to Mount Field National Park takes 1.5 hours. November in Mount Field National Park sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 10°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Mount Field National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Bothwell, Lawrenny Estate Distillery
Find places to stay Nov 13 — 16:
Highlights from your plan
Horseshoe Falls ©
Horseshoe Falls
Russell Falls ©
Russell Falls
Lady Barron Falls ©
Lady Barron Falls

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