6 days in Tasmania Itinerary

6 days in Tasmania Itinerary

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6 days in Tasmania Itinerary

Start: Perth
Fly:  8​h 45​min
1
Launceston
— 1 day
Drive:  3​h 30​min
2
Port Arthur
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Hobart
— 3 nights
Fly:  8​h 45​min
End: Perth

1
day
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.
On the 22nd (Sun), look for all kinds of wild species at Cataract Gorge Reserve, tour the pleasant surroundings at Prince's Square, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at City Park.

For ratings, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Launceston sightseeing site .

Perth to Launceston is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from Perth to Launceston is 2 hours. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Perth in September: high temperatures in Launceston hover around 17°C and lows are around 4°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) so you can go by car to Port Arthur.

Things to do in Launceston

#Parks, #Wildlife
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Cataract Gorge Reserve ©
Cataract Gorge Reserve
City Park ©
City Park
Prince's Square ©
Prince's Square

1
night
Port Arthur

Port Arthur ©
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): appreciate the extensive heritage of Port Arthur Historic Site and then make a trip to Remarkable Cave.

To see photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Port Arthur online vacation planner .

Traveling by car from Launceston to Port Arthur takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of flight and bus. September in Port Arthur sees daily highs of 18°C and lows of 7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) early enough to drive to Hobart.

Things to do in Port Arthur

#Museums, #Historic Sites
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Port Arthur Historic Site ©
Port Arthur Historic Site
Remarkable Cave ©
Remarkable Cave

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.
Change things up with a short trip to Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary in Brighton (about 30 minutes away). The adventure continues: take in the awesome beauty at Mount Wellington, step off the mainland to explore Macquarie Island, examine the collection at Mona, and take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens.

To find ratings, maps, and other tourist information, use the Hobart tour itinerary planner .

You can drive from Port Arthur to Hobart in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 18°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Hobart

#Parks, #Museums, #Nature

Side Trips

Richmond, Mona, Bellerive Beach, Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary, Macquarie Island
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Mount Wellington ©
Mount Wellington
Mona ©
Mona
Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary

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