10 days in Tasmania Itinerary

10 days in Tasmania Itinerary

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10 days in Tasmania Itinerary

Start: Brisbane
Fly:  3​h
1
Hobart
— 1 night
Drive:  10​h
2
Queenstown
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
4
Launceston
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
5
Coles Bay
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
6
Hobart
— 4 nights
Fly:  2​h 30​min
End: Brisbane

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.
To see traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Hobart trip itinerary planner.

Brisbane to Hobart is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of car and ferry. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Brisbane in September: high temperatures in Hobart hover around 18°C and lows are around 7°C. You will have some time to spend on the 2nd (Mon) before leaving for Queenstown.

Things to do in Hobart

Tours Outdoors Parks
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1
night
Queenstown

Queenstown
The pink and grey hue of the mountains surrounding Queenstown is due to unique mineral deposits in the sediment.
Plan my day in Queenstown using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

You can drive from Hobart to Queenstown in 4 hours. You'll have a few hours on the 3rd (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling to Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park.

Things to do in Queenstown

Tours Outdoors Parks
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1
night
Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park

Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park
A holiday in Cradle Mountain-Lake St.
For more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park trip planner.

Traveling by car from Queenstown to Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park takes 4.5 hours. You will have some time to spend on the 4th (Wed) before leaving for Launceston.

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

Parks Outdoors Nature
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1
night
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Cataract Gorge Reserve as well as Beaconsfield Mine & Heritage Centre. Kick off your visit on the 4th (Wed): steep yourself in history at The Old Umbrella Shop and then explore the galleries of Beaconsfield Mine & Heritage Centre.

To find photos, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Launceston travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park to Launceston takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of car and bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 4°C. You'll have a few hours on the 5th (Thu) to wrap things up before traveling to Coles Bay.

Things to do in Launceston

Museums Wildlife Parks

Side Trip

Beaconsfield Mine & Heritage Centre
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Cataract Gorge Reserve ©
Cataract Gorge Reserve
Beaconsfield Mine & Heritage Centre ©

1
night
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 Wineglass Bay Lookout, Cape Tourville Lighthouse and Freycinet Marine Farm. On the 5th (Thu), relax in the rural setting at Freycinet Marine Farm.

To find traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Coles Bay trip itinerary planner .

You can drive from Launceston to Coles Bay in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and car; or take a bus. You will have some time to spend on the 6th (Fri) before leaving for Hobart.

Things to do in Coles Bay

Shopping Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Cape Tourville Lighthouse
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Wineglass Bay Lookout ©
Wineglass Bay Lookout
Cape Tourville Lighthouse ©
Cape Tourville Lighthouse
Freycinet Marine Farm ©
Freycinet Marine Farm

4
nights
Hobart

Hobart ©
You've added Rosny Point Lookout, Port Arthur Historic Site, Tasman Bridge, and other attractions to your itinerary. Visiting Tasman Arch and Devil's Kitchen will get you outdoors. Get out of town with these interesting Hobart side-trips: Remarkable Cave (in Port Arthur) and Eaglehawk Neck Historic Site (in Eaglehawk Neck).

To find where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Hobart vacation builder site .

Drive from Coles Bay to Hobart in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. You will have some time to spend on the 10th (Tue) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Hobart

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Eaglehawk Neck, Port Arthur, Richmond Bridge
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Port Arthur Historic Site ©
Port Arthur Historic Site
Mount Wellington ©
Mount Wellington
Cascade Brewery ©
Cascade Brewery

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