8 days in Tasmania Itinerary

8 days in Tasmania Itinerary

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8 days in Tasmania Itinerary

Start: Hobart
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Hobart
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Coles Bay
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 45​min
3
Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h 15​min
4
Hobart
— 2 nights
End: Hobart

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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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Museum of Old and New Art. Start off your visit on the 29th (Tue): examine the collection at Museum of Old and New Art and then take in the awesome beauty at Mount Wellington.

To find maps, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Hobart trip itinerary maker app .

In October, daytime highs in Hobart are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Coles Bay.

Things to do in Hobart

Museums Parks Nature

Side Trip

Museum of Old and New Art
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Mount Wellington ©
Mount Wellington
Museum of Old and New Art ©
Museum of Old and New Art

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nights
Coles Bay

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Hazards Beach as well as Wineglass Bay Cruises. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Wed): walk along Wineglass Bay Lookout and then enjoy the sand and surf at Hazards Beach. On the 31st (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see majestic marine mammals with Wineglass Bay Cruises.

For more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Coles Bay day trip planning tool .

Traveling by car from Hobart to Coles Bay takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) early enough to travel to Mount William National Park.

Things to do in Coles Bay

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
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Wineglass Bay Lookout ©
Wineglass Bay Lookout
Wineglass Bay Cruises ©
Wineglass Bay Cruises
Hazards Beach ©
Hazards Beach

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nights
Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park

Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park ©
A holiday in Cradle Mountain-Lake St.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Shadow Lake Circuit Walk as well as The Overland Track. Start off your visit on the 3rd (Sun): hike along The Overland Track. Here are some ideas for day two: hike along Shadow Lake Circuit Walk.

To see ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park trip planner .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Beauty Point to Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park. On the 5th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Eaglehawk Neck.

Things to do in Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park

Outdoors Trails Parks
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The Overland Track ©
The Overland Track
Shadow Lake Circuit Walk ©
Shadow Lake Circuit Walk

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nights
Hobart

Hobart ©
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Salamanca Market as well as Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens. Kick off your visit on the 7th (Thu): take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens and then shop like a local with Salamanca Market.

To find maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Hobart trip itinerary maker tool .

Explore your travel options from Eaglehawk Neck to Hobart with the Route module. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Hobart

Shopping Parks
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Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens ©
Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens
Salamanca Market ©
Salamanca Market

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