7 days in Tasmania Itinerary

7 days in Tasmania Itinerary

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7 days in Tasmania Itinerary

Start: Melbourne
Fly:  3​h 45​min
1
Hobart
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 15​min
2
St Helens
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
Launceston
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h
End: Melbourne

1
night
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 15th (Wed): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Wellington, then indulge your thirst for a good beer at Cascade Brewery, then look for all kinds of wild species at Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary, and finally take in the waterfront at Constitution Dock. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Thu): learn about winemaking at Pressing Matters and then admire the majestic nature at Lime Bay State Reserve.

To see photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Hobart trip planner.

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. In April in Hobart, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) to allow time to travel to St Helens.

Things to do in Hobart

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Lime Bay State Reserve, Pressing Matters
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Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary
Mount Wellington ©
Mount Wellington
Cascade Brewery ©
Cascade Brewery

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 17th (Fri): play a few rounds at Cerise Brook Orchard and Family Golf Course, get great views at St Helens Point Conservation Area, then enjoy the sand and surf at Bay of Fires Conservation Area, and finally learn about winemaking at Priory Ridge.

To see maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the St Helens trip itinerary builder site .

Drive from Hobart to St Helens in 3.5 hours. In April in St Helens, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 7°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) so you can drive to Launceston.

Things to do in St Helens

Outdoors Golf Parks

Side Trip

Bay of Fires Conservation Area
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Bay of Fires Conservation Area ©
Bay of Fires Conservation Area

3
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.
On the 18th (Sat), look for gifts at Honey Tasmania - The Beehive, learn about winemaking at Loira Vines, then learn about winemaking at Holm Oak Vineyards, then learn about winemaking at Tamar Ridge Cellar Door, and finally identify plant and animal life at Cataract Gorge Reserve. On the 19th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: learn about winemaking at Delamere Vineyards and then tee off at Barnbougle Dunes.

To find photos and tourist information, read our Launceston online tour itinerary planner .

You can drive from St Helens to Launceston in 2.5 hours. In April, daytime highs in Launceston are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. On the 20th (Mon), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Launceston

Wineries Outdoors Golf

Side Trips

Honey Tasmania - The Beehive, Loira Vines, Tamar Ridge Cellar Door, Delamere Vineyards, Holm Oak Vineyards
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Cataract Gorge Reserve ©
Cataract Gorge Reserve
Delamere Vineyards ©
Delamere Vineyards
Loira Vines ©
Loira Vines

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