7 days in Tasmania Itinerary

7 days in Tasmania Itinerary

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7 days in Tasmania Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly + taxi:  12​h 15​min
1
Port Arthur
— 1 day
Drive:  3​h 15​min
2
Coles Bay
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Hobart
— 4 nights
Fly:  13​h
End: Singapore

1
day
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.
On the 13th (Mon), get engrossed in the history at Port Arthur Historic Site, identify plant and animal life at Tasmanian Devil Unzoo, and then make a trip to Australian Convict Sites.

To see photos, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Port Arthur itinerary planner .

Singapore, Singapore to Port Arthur is an approximately 12.5-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also do a combination of bus, flight, and taxi; or do a combination of flight, bus, and car. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Singapore to Port Arthur due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Singapore in May, expect Port Arthur to be colder, temps between 18°C and 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to drive to Coles Bay.

Things to do in Port Arthur

Historic Sites Museums Wildlife

Side Trip

Tasmanian Devil Unzoo
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Port Arthur Historic Site ©
Port Arthur Historic Site
Tasmanian Devil Unzoo ©
Tasmanian Devil Unzoo
Australian Convict Sites ©
Australian Convict Sites

1
night
Coles Bay

Overlooking one of Tasmania's most scenic strips of coastline and serving as the gateway to Freycinet National Park, Coles Bay is home to just 500 permanent residents.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Tue): identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, get great views at Wineglass Bay Lookout, then stop by Freycinet Marine Farm, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Kings Fine Art Gallery.

To find ratings, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read our Coles Bay journey planning tool .

Getting from Port Arthur to Coles Bay by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Hobart.

Things to do in Coles Bay

Wildlife Outdoors Tours

Side Trip

Kings Fine Art Gallery
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Dolphin & Whale Watching
Wineglass Bay Lookout ©
Wineglass Bay Lookout
Kings Fine Art Gallery ©
Kings Fine Art Gallery

4
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.
Let the collections at Museum of Old and New Art and Mawson's Hut Replica Museum capture your imagination. Shop till you drop at Salamanca Market and Nutpatch. Go for a jaunt from Hobart to Brighton to see Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary about 30 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the long history of Cascades Female Factory Historic Site, indulge your taste buds at Cascade Brewery, appreciate the extensive heritage of Battery Point Sculpture Trail, and take in the waterfront at Constitution Dock.

To find more things to do, reviews, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Hobart trip planning website .

Getting from Coles Bay to Hobart by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and bus. In May, daytime highs in Hobart are 18°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Hobart

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Museum of Old and New Art
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Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary
Museum of Old and New Art ©
Museum of Old and New Art
Mount Wellington ©
Mount Wellington

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