35 days in Sydney, Tasmania & Taipei Itinerary

35 days in Sydney, Tasmania & Taipei Itinerary

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35 days in Sydney, Tasmania & Taipei Itinerary

Start: Taipei, Taiwan
Fly:  18​h 30​min
1
Sydney, Australia
— 8 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
2
Hobart, Australia
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Port Arthur, Australia
— 4 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
4
Coles Bay, Australia
— 4 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
5
Ulverstone, Australia
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
6
Launceston, Australia
— 4 nights
Fly:  16​h 15​min
7
Taipei, Taiwan
— 5 nights
End: Taipei, Taiwan

8
nights
Sydney, Australia

Sydney ©
Lent iconic status as a result of its famous bridge and opera house, Sydney has a down-to-earth charm that enhances its spectacular setting and functional efficiency.
Get out of town with these interesting Sydney side-trips: Leura (Elysian Rock Lookout & Gordon Falls Lookout), Katoomba (The Three Sisters, Wentworth Falls, & more) and Blackheath (Gallery Blackheath & Day FIne Art). And it doesn't end there: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Garden Sydney, kick back and relax at Manly Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Bondi Beach, and see the interesting displays at Australian National Maritime Museum.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Sydney day trip planning tool .

Taipei, Taiwan to Sydney is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from China Standard Time (CST) to Australian Eastern Standard Time (New South Wales) (AEST) is 2 hours. Traveling from Taipei in October, expect Sydney to be a bit cooler, temps between 28°C and 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) so you can travel to Hobart.

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Museums

Side Trips

Katoomba, Blackheath, Leura, Lincoln's Rock, Wentworth Falls
Find places to stay Oct 1 — 10:
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Royal Botanic Garden Sydney ©
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney
The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House

4
nights
Hobart, Australia

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.
Step out of Hobart to go to Adventure Bay and see Fluted Cape Trail, which is approximately 1h 30 min away. There's much more to do: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Wellington, let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, engage your brain at Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery, and see the interesting displays at Museum of Old and New Art.

To see reviews, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Hobart online route planner .

Traveling by flight from Sydney to Hobart takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, ferry, and bus; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In October, Hobart is little chillier than Sydney - with highs of 20°C and lows of 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Port Arthur.

Things to do in Hobart

Parks Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Museum of Old and New Art (Mona), Richmond Bridge, Fluted Cape Trail
Find places to stay Oct 10 — 14:
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Mount Wellington ©
Mount Wellington
Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary
Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens ©
Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens

4
nights
Port Arthur, Australia

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.
Get out of town with these interesting Port Arthur side-trips: Eaglehawk Neck (Waterfall Bay & Fossil Bay Lookout). There's lots more to do: get to know the fascinating history of Port Arthur Historic Site, don't miss a visit to Remarkable Cave, steep yourself in history at Australian Convict Sites, and explore the activities along Stewarts Bay.

To see photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Port Arthur route maker .

Drive from Hobart to Port Arthur in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Port Arthur are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Coles Bay.

Things to do in Port Arthur

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Eaglehawk Neck, Maria Island National Park
Find places to stay Oct 14 — 18:
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Three Capes Track ©
Three Capes Track
Port Arthur Historic Site ©
Port Arthur Historic Site
Maria Island National Park ©
Maria Island National Park

4
nights
Coles Bay, Australia

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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Coles Bay: Dolphin Sands (Kings Fine Art Gallery & Melshell Oyster Shack). Next up on the itinerary: look for all kinds of wild species at Freycinet National Park, don't miss a visit to Mt Amos Climb, visit a coastal fixture at Cape Tourville Lighthouse, and take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To see traveler tips and other tourist information, use the Coles Bay tour itinerary maker .

You can drive from Port Arthur to Coles Bay in 3.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) so you can travel to Ulverstone.

Things to do in Coles Bay

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Freycinet, Dolphin Sands, Cranbrook, Bicheno Blowhole
Find places to stay Oct 18 — 22:
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Melshell Oyster Shack ©
Melshell Oyster Shack
Freycinet National Park ©
Freycinet National Park
Wineglass Bay Lookout ©
Wineglass Bay Lookout

3
nights
Ulverstone, Australia

Ulverstone ©
Ulverstone is a town on the northern coast of Tasmania, Australia on the mouth of the Leven River, on Bass Strait. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Ulverstone: Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park (Cradle Mountain, Dove Lake Circuit, & more) and Gunns Plains Caves (in Gunns Plains).

For maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Ulverstone day trip planning website .

Traveling by car from Coles Bay to Ulverstone takes 3.5 hours. In October, daytime highs in Ulverstone are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Launceston.

Things to do in Ulverstone

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park, Gunns Plains Caves
Find places to stay Oct 22 — 25:
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Gunns Plains Caves ©
Gunns Plains Caves
Dove Lake Circuit
Dove Lake Circuit
Cradle Mountain ©
Cradle Mountain

4
nights
Launceston, Australia

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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Launceston: Delamere Vineyards (in Pipers Brook), Little Rivers Brewing Co (in Scottsdale) and Four Corners of Ross (in Ross). There's still lots to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Cataract Gorge Reserve, learn about winemaking at The Pinot Shop, contemplate the long history of Woolmers Estate, and awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area.

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Traveling by car from Ulverstone to Launceston takes 1.5 hours. In October, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Taipei.

Things to do in Launceston

Parks Wildlife Tours

Side Trips

Longford, Little Rivers Brewing Co, Notley Fern Gorge, Four Corners of Ross, Llama Farma
Find places to stay Oct 25 — 29:
Highlights from your plan
Cataract Gorge Reserve ©
Cataract Gorge Reserve
City Park ©
City Park
Wine Tours & Tastings

5
nights
Taipei, Taiwan

Taipei ©
Situated in a basin between two mountain ranges, Taipei appeals to tourists with its blend of Asian cultures, living side by side amidst Japanese-era mansions and Taoist temples.
Change things up with these side-trips from Taipei: Tamshui Yuandao Guanyin Temple (in Tamsui), Yeh Liu Geo Park (in Wanli) and Ruifang (Chiufen (Jiufen Old Street) & Elephant Trunk Rock). There's much more to do: buy something for everyone on your list at Taipei 101, witness a stunning natural landmark at Yangmingshan National Park, don't miss a visit to Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall, and steep yourself in history at The Lin Yutang House.

For photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Taipei day trip planning website .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Launceston to Taipei. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Launceston to Taipei. Traveling from Launceston in October, you will find days in Taipei are a bit warmer (32°C), and nights are warmer (26°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Taipei

Parks Nature Shopping

Side Trip

New Taipei
Find places to stay Oct 30 — Nov 4:
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Yangmingshan National Park ©
Yangmingshan National Park
Taipei 101 ©
Taipei 101
National Palace Museum
National Palace Museum

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