4 days in Tasmania Itinerary

4 days in Tasmania Itinerary

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4 days in Tasmania Itinerary

Start: Melbourne
Fly:  3​h 45​min
1
Hobart
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Port Arthur
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Cygnet
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  4​h 45​min
End: Melbourne

1
day
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 12th (Wed), contemplate the long history of Cascades Female Factory Historic Site, then indulge your taste buds at Cascade Brewery, and then kick back and relax at Seven Mile Beach.

For maps, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read Hobart trip maker tool .

Melbourne to Hobart is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Melbourne in December: highs in Hobart hover around 24°C, while lows dip to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Port Arthur.

Things to do in Hobart

Historic Sites Breweries & Distilleries Outdoors

Side Trip

Seven Mile Beach
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Cascades Female Factory Historic Site ©
Cascade Brewery ©
Cascade Brewery
Seven Mile Beach ©
Seven Mile Beach

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 13th (Thu): explore the striking landscape at Tessellated Pavement and then contemplate the long history of Port Arthur Historic Site.

For ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Port Arthur trip planner.

Traveling by car from Hobart to Port Arthur takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Port Arthur are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) so you can travel to Cygnet.

Things to do in Port Arthur

Museums Historic Sites Nature

Side Trip

Tessellated Pavement
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Port Arthur Historic Site ©
Port Arthur Historic Site
Tessellated Pavement ©
Tessellated Pavement

1
night
Cygnet

Cygnet
Cygnet is a town in the Huon Valley, south of Huonville, Tasmania.HistoryThe Nuenonne were the original land-owning group of a large territory in South East Tasmania, including Cygnet, Hobart and Bruny Island. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Tasmania I Drive.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read Cygnet sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from Port Arthur to Cygnet takes 2.5 hours. In December, daytime highs in Cygnet are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. You'll set off for home on the 14th (Fri).

Things to do in Cygnet

Shopping

Side Trip

Eco Emporium
Find places to stay Dec 13 — 14:

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