9 days in Tasmania Itinerary

9 days in Tasmania Itinerary

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9 days in Tasmania Itinerary

Start: Hobart
Drive:  2​h 30​min
1
Derwent Bridge
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
2
Strahan
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
3
Deloraine
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
4
Beaconsfield
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
5
St Helens
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
6
Port Arthur
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
7
Hobart
— 1 night
End: Hobart

1
night
Derwent Bridge

Derwent Bridge ©
Derwent Bridge is a locality on the Lyell Highway at the southern edge of the Cradle Mountain-Lake St Clair National Park.It is just south of Lake St Clair and the Lake St Clair visitor centre; and it is north of Lake King William and the Butlers Gorge Power Station.It is also the last inhabited location before Linda Valley in the West Coast Range - this section of the highway passes through the Wild Rivers National Park. Franklin-Gordon Wild Rivers National Park has been added to your itinerary. On the 21st (Mon), look for all kinds of wild species at Franklin-Gordon Wild Rivers National Park.

To see more things to do, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Derwent Bridge vacation planning site .

Hobart to Derwent Bridge is an approximately 2.5-hour car ride. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) early enough to drive to Strahan.

Things to do in Derwent Bridge

Nature Wildlife Parks

Side Trip

Franklin River Nature Trail
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The Wall in the Wilderness ©
The Wall in the Wilderness

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Strahan

Strahan
Combine breathtaking nature and genuine hospitality, wrap it up in small-town scenery, and you get Strahan, Tasmania.
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You can drive from Derwent Bridge to Strahan in 2 hours. On the 23rd (Wed), you're off toDeloraine.

Things to do in Strahan

Tours Outdoors Parks
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Deloraine

Deloraine ©
Deloraine is a town on the Meander River, in the central north of Tasmania, Australia. On the 23rd (Wed), see the interesting displays at Pearn's Steam World, explore the world behind art at Deloraine & Districts Folk Museum, then view the masterpieces at Deloraine Creative Studios, then look for gifts at Brush Rabbit, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Llama Farma.

For maps, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Deloraine attractions site .

You can drive from Strahan to Deloraine in 3.5 hours. In October in Deloraine, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 5°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) so you can drive to Beaconsfield.

Things to do in Deloraine

Museums Wildlife Parks

Side Trips

Llama Farma, Pearn's Steam World
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Deloraine & Districts Folk Museum ©
Deloraine & Districts Folk Museum
Pearn's Steam World ©
Pearn's Steam World
Llama Farma ©
Llama Farma

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Beaconsfield

Beaconsfield ©
Beaconsfield is a former gold mining town near the Tamar River, in the north-east of Tasmania, Australia. Kick off your visit on the 24th (Thu): go deep underground at Beaconsfield Mine & Heritage Centre, look for gifts at Goaty Hill Wines, do a tasting at Holm Oak Vineyards, then revel in the low prices at Lavender House The Perfumery, then do a tasting at Loira Vines, and finally do a tasting at Wines for Joanie.

To find more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Beaconsfield day trip planning site .

Traveling by car from Deloraine to Beaconsfield takes an hour. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in October, and nighttime lows around 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) to allow time to travel to St Helens.

Things to do in Beaconsfield

Museums Wineries Shopping

Side Trips

Sidmouth, Rowella, Goaty Hill Wines
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Beaconsfield Mine & Heritage Centre ©
Holm Oak Vineyards ©
Holm Oak Vineyards
Loira Vines ©
Loira Vines

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St Helens

St Helens ©
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.
Madd=Mudd Studio Gallery and Bicheno's Motorcycle Museum & Restoration are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Escape the urban bustle at Blue Derby Mountain Bike Trails and St Columba Falls Reserve. Explore St Helens' surroundings by going to St Marys (Gone Rustic Studio and Gallery & St Marys Cranks and Tinkerers) and Chinese Heritage Mining Area (in Branxholm).

To find maps, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, use the St Helens tour builder .

Drive from Beaconsfield to St Helens in 3 hours. In October, daily temperatures in St Helens can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. On the 27th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Port Arthur.

Things to do in St Helens

Museums Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

St Marys, Blue Derby Mountain Bike Trails, Chinese Heritage Mining Area, Bicheno's Motorcycle Museum & Restoration, St Columba Falls Reserve
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St Marys Cranks and Tinkerers ©
St Marys Cranks and Tinkerers
Blue Derby Mountain Bike Trails ©
Blue Derby Mountain Bike Trails

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Port Arthur

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.
On the 28th (Mon), steep yourself in history at The Church, appreciate the extensive heritage of Cape Raoul, then take in the dramatic natural features at Shipstern Bluff, then contemplate the long history of Australian Convict Sites, and finally steep yourself in history at Model Prison.

For reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Port Arthur trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from St Helens to Port Arthur in 4 hours. In October, daily temperatures in Port Arthur can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) so you can go by car to Hobart.

Things to do in Port Arthur

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Model Prison
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Cape Raoul ©
Cape Raoul
Australian Convict Sites ©
Australian Convict Sites
The Church ©
The Church

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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.
For more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Hobart route planner .

Traveling by car from Port Arthur to Hobart takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In October in Hobart, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 9°C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 29th (Tue) before leaving for Berriedale.

Things to do in Hobart

Historic Sites
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St. David's Cathedral ©
St. David's Cathedral

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