14 days in Tasmania Itinerary

14 days in Tasmania Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Tasmania trip planner
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Drive to Port Melbourne, Ferry to Devonport
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Devonport
Drive
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Stanley
— 1 night
Drive
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Strahan
— 1 night
Drive
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Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park
— 1 night
Drive
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Hobart
— 5 nights
Drive
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Coles Bay
— 1 night
Drive
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St Helens
— 1 night
Drive
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Launceston
— 1 night
Drive
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Devonport
— 1 day
Ferry to Port Melbourne, Drive to Adelaide

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Devonport

Looking out across the Bass Strait towards Melbourne, Devonport stands out against a backdrop of rolling hills, pastures, and coastal bluffs.
You've now added House of Anvers Museum of Chocolate to your itinerary. On the 4th (Sun), examine the collection at House of Anvers Museum of Chocolate.

To find more things to do and tourist information, read Devonport tour planner.

Adelaide to Devonport is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. The time zone changes from Australian Central Standard Time (ACST) to Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST), which is usually a 0.5 hour difference. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Adelaide in September: high temperatures in Devonport hover around 17°C and lows are around 4°C. You will have some time to spend on the 4th (Sun) before leaving for Stanley.
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Stanley — 1 night

Stanley is a town on the north-west coast of Tasmania, Australia. Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sun): get engrossed in the history at Stanley Discovery Museum, then steep yourself in history at Highfield Historic Site, and then stroll through The Nut State Reserve.

For ratings, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Stanley trip itinerary planning tool.

Traveling by car from Devonport to Stanley takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Stanley can reach 18°C, while at night they dip to 4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Strahan.
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Strahan — 1 night

Combine breathtaking nature and genuine hospitality, wrap it up in small-town scenery, and you get Strahan, Tasmania.
You've now added World Heritage Cruises to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Mon): head outdoors with World Heritage Cruises.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Strahan visit planning app.

Traveling by car from Stanley to Strahan takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) so you can take a bus to Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park.
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Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park — 1 night

A holiday in Cradle Mountain-Lake St.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Tue): stroll through Devils @ Cradle.

To find where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by bus from Strahan to Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) so you can take a bus to Hobart.
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Hobart — 5 nights

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 Huon Valley Visitor Centre, Russell Falls, Horseshoe Falls, and other attractions you added. Get out of town with these interesting Hobart side-trips: Eaglehawk Neck (Tessellated Pavement & Tasman Arch). It doesn't end there: take in the awesome beauty at Mount Wellington and sample the tasty concoctions at Cascade Brewery.

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Traveling by bus from Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park to Hobart takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect a daytime high around 18°C in September, and nighttime lows around 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Coles Bay.
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Coles Bay — 1 night

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.
On the 13th (Tue), trek along Wineglass Bay Lookout.

To see where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Coles Bay online route planner.

Drive from Hobart to Coles Bay in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. On the 13th (Tue), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to St Helens.
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St Helens — 1 night

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.
On the 13th (Tue), go for a walk through Bay of Fires.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, use the St Helens itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Coles Bay to St Helens takes 1.5 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) early enough to drive to Launceston.
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Launceston — 1 night

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 Platypus House, Beaconsfield Mine & Heritage Centre and Cataract Gorge Reserve. Start off your visit on the 14th (Wed): stroll through Platypus House, then take an in-depth tour of Beaconsfield Mine & Heritage Centre, and then stroll through Cataract Gorge Reserve.

To see more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Launceston trip builder app.

Traveling by car from St Helens to Launceston takes 2.5 hours. In September, daytime highs in Launceston are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) so you can drive to Devonport.
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Devonport — 1 day

Kick off your visit on the 15th (Thu): admire the sheer force of Liffey Falls.

To find traveler tips, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read Devonport route website.

You can drive from Launceston to Devonport in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. On the 15th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can fly back home.
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Tasmania travel guide

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Nature & Parks · Art Museums · Mountains
Unspoiled beauty and colorful nature are the hallmarks of Tasmania, Australia’s smallest state. This picturesque island boasts some of the country’s most attractive stretches of coastline and a number of distinctive, forested mountain ranges. The state capital, Hobart, serves as an ideal base for exploration of the island’s interior and opulent beaches.
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