6 days in Tasmania Itinerary

6 days in Tasmania Itinerary

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6 days in Tasmania Itinerary

Start: Perth
Fly + bus:  9​h 30​min
1
Stanley
— 1 day
Drive:  2​h 45​min
2
Launceston
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
3
St Helens
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h
4
Hobart
— 2 nights
Fly:  8​h 45​min
End: Perth

1
day
Stanley

Stanley ©
Stanley is a town on the north-west coast of Tasmania, Australia. On the 17th (Mon), look for all kinds of wild species at The Nut State Reserve, then steep yourself in history at Highfield Historic Site, then look for gifts at The Angel's Share, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Cow 'n' Calf Art Gallery.

For other places to visit, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Stanley tour itinerary builder app .

Perth to Stanley is an approximately 9.5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from Perth to Stanley, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Perth in December, things will get little chillier in Stanley: highs are around 26°C and lows about 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) early enough to drive to Launceston.

Things to do in Stanley

Wildlife Parks Historic Sites
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Highfield Historic Site ©
Highfield Historic Site
The Nut State Reserve ©
The Nut State Reserve
The Angel's Share ©
The Angel's Share

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Tue): examine the collection at National Automobile Museum of Tasmania, admire the masterpieces at Queen Victoria Museum & Art Gallery, and then appreciate the views at The Tamar Valley.

For photos, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Launceston online trip maker .

Traveling by car from Stanley to Launceston takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or take a bus. In December in Launceston, expect temperatures between 25°C during the day and 10°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to St Helens.

Things to do in Launceston

Museums Nature Parks
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National Automobile Museum of Tasmania ©
Queen Victoria Museum & Art Gallery ©
The Tamar Valley ©
The Tamar Valley

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Wed): browse for treasures at The Shop in the Bush, then learn about winemaking at Priory Ridge, then take in the dramatic scenery at St Columba Waterfall, and finally identify plant and animal life at Bay of Fires Conservation Area.

To find photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the St Helens itinerary maker tool .

Drive from Launceston to St Helens in 2.5 hours. December in St Helens sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 10°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) so you can travel to Hobart.

Things to do in St Helens

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Bay of Fires Conservation Area
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Bay of Fires Conservation Area ©
Bay of Fires Conservation Area
St Columba Waterfall ©
St Columba Waterfall
The Shop in the Bush ©
The Shop in the Bush

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.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Thu): sample the tasty concoctions at Cascade Brewery, take in the views from Tasman Bridge, then see the interesting displays at Mawson's Hut Replica Museum, and finally take a leisurely stroll along Constitution Dock. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the long history of Salamanca Arts Centre, admire the landmark architecture of St John the Evangelist Roman Catholic Church, and then admire the landmark architecture of Richmond Gaol.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Hobart day trip planning website .

Traveling by car from St Helens to Hobart takes 3.5 hours. In December, daytime highs in Hobart are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Hobart

Historic Sites Museums Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trip

Richmond
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Richmond Gaol ©
Richmond Gaol
Salamanca Arts Centre ©
Salamanca Arts Centre

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