8 days in Hobart and South Tasmania Itinerary

8 days in Hobart and South Tasmania Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Hobart and South Tasmania trip itinerary builder

©
This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

8 days in Hobart and South Tasmania Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly + Drive:  5​h 30​min
1
Bruny Island
— 2 nights
+2
Drive + ferry + Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Hobart
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Eaglehawk Neck
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  5​h
End: Sydney

2
nights
Bruny Island

Bruny Island ©
Vacations on Bruny Island ensure a chance to spot local wildlife, like penguins, many different birds, and echidnas.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Thu): make a trip to Cape Bruny Lighthouse, then do a tasting at Bruny Island Premium Wines, then don't miss a visit to The Neck, and finally view the masterpieces at Forestvale Design Centre. On the next day, see the interesting displays at Bruny Island History Room, examine the collection at Bligh Museum of Pacific Exploration, then stop by Bruny Island Honey, and finally view the masterpieces at Art at The Point Gallery.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Bruny Island using our trip planner.

Sydney to Bruny Island is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Sydney in April; daily highs in Bruny Island reach 21°C and lows reach 9°C. On the 13th (Sat), you're off toHobart.

Things to do in Bruny Island

Museums Shopping Parks
Find places to stay Apr 11 — 13:
Highlights from your plan
Bligh Museum of Pacific Exploration ©
Cape Bruny Lighthouse ©
Cape Bruny Lighthouse
Art at The Point Gallery ©
Art at The Point 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.
Get some historical perspective at Cascade Brewery and Constitution Dock. Appreciate the collections at Museum of Old and New Art and Lady Franklin Gallery. Change things up with a short trip to Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary in Brighton (about 30 minutes away). On the 17th (Wed), give your taste buds a day to remember with a local gastronomic tour. There's much more to do: contemplate the long history of Cascades Female Factory Historic Site, wander the streets of North Hobart, admire the masterpieces at Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery, and take in the views from Richmond Bridge.

Start your trip to Hobart by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

Traveling by combination of car and ferry from Bruny Island to Hobart takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, ferry, and bus. April in Hobart sees daily highs of 21°C and lows of 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) so you can travel to Eaglehawk Neck.

Things to do in Hobart

Museums Tours Historic Sites

Side Trips

Berriedale, Richmond Bridge
Find places to stay Apr 13 — 17:
Highlights from your plan
Cascade Brewery ©
Cascade Brewery
Museum of Old and New Art ©
Museum of Old and New Art
Cascades Female Factory Historic Site ©

1
night
Eaglehawk Neck

Eaglehawk Neck ©
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Thu): pause for some photo ops at Dog Line, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Port Arthur Historic Site, and then make a trip to Remarkable Cave.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Eaglehawk Neck itinerary maker app .

You can drive from Hobart to Eaglehawk Neck in 1.5 hours. In April, plan for daily highs up to 21°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Eaglehawk Neck

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Port Arthur
Find places to stay Apr 17 — 18:
Highlights from your plan
Port Arthur Historic Site ©
Port Arthur Historic Site
Remarkable Cave ©
Remarkable Cave
Dog Line ©
Dog Line

Similar Plans

14 days in Jimbour East & Hobart and South Tasmania BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 9 days in Tasmania BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA January, popular sights PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 13 days in Hobart and South Tasmania BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA February, culture, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: February, culture, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 5 days in Hobart and South Tasmania BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA January, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: January, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 7 days in Hobart and South Tasmania & Coles Bay BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE May, popular sights PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 45 days in Hobart and South Tasmania BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA January, popular sights PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 7 days in Hobart and South Tasmania BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE May, popular sights PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 28 days in Australia BY A USER FROM NETHERLANDS June, culture, beaches, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, culture, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 18 days in Australia BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES February, popular sights PREFERENCES: February ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 10 days in Hobart and South Tasmania BY A USER FROM CHINA February, popular sights PREFERENCES: February ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 5 days in Hobart and South Tasmania BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA March, historic sites, popular sights PREFERENCES: March, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium
View more plans