7 days in Launceston & Hobart Itinerary

7 days in Launceston & Hobart Itinerary

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7 days in Launceston & Hobart Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  28​h
1
Launceston
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
Hobart
— 2 nights
Fly:  29​h
End: London

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Wed): take an in-depth tour of Queen Victoria Museum & Art Gallery, then appreciate the views at The Tamar Valley, then stop by Gourlay's Sweet Shop, and finally view the masterpieces at Design Centre Tasmania. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 24th (Thu): look for all kinds of wild species at Cataract Gorge Reserve and then tour the pleasant surroundings at City Park.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Launceston journey planner.

London, UK to Launceston is an approximately 28-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Australian Eastern Standard Time (Tasmania), which is usually a 10 hour difference. In May, Launceston is little chillier than London - with highs of 16°C and lows of 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) so you can go by car to Hobart.

Things to do in Launceston

#Parks, #Wildlife, #Nature
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Cataract Gorge Reserve ©
Cataract Gorge Reserve
City Park ©
City Park
The Tamar Valley ©
The Tamar Valley

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.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Fri): identify plant and animal life at Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary, then examine the collection at Mona, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Sat): contemplate the long history of Cascades Female Factory Historic Site, then shop like a local with Salamanca Market, then contemplate the long history of Battery Point, and finally take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Wellington.

To see reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Hobart trip itinerary app .

Drive from Launceston to Hobart in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. May in Hobart sees daily highs of 18°C and lows of 7°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Hobart

#Parks, #Museums, #Historic Sites

Side Trips

Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary, Mona
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Mount Wellington ©
Mount Wellington
Mona ©
Mona
Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary

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