9 days in Australia Itinerary

9 days in Australia Itinerary

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9 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Brisbane
Fly:  5​h 30​min
1
Launceston
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
Hobart
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Bicheno
— 1 night
4
Launceston
— Few hours
Drive:  2​h 15​min
5
Coles Bay
— 3 nights
+3
bus + shuttle + Fly + bus:  10​h
End: Brisbane

2
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Fri): look for all kinds of wild species at Cataract Gorge Reserve, look for all kinds of wild species at Platypus House, then meet the residents at Seahorse World, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at City Park.

For traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Launceston day trip tool .

Brisbane to Launceston is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of car and ferry. Traveling from Brisbane in February, expect Launceston to be slightly colder, temps between 28°C and 13°C. On the 9th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Hobart.

Things to do in Launceston

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trip

Beauty Point
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Cataract Gorge Reserve ©
Cataract Gorge Reserve
Seahorse World ©
Seahorse World
Platypus House ©
Platypus House

2
nights
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.
On the 9th (Sat), look for all kinds of wild species at Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary and then take in the waterfront at Constitution Dock. On the 10th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate the long history of Cascades Female Factory Historic Site, explore the world behind art at Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery, then take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Battery Point Sculpture Trail.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Hobart trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Traveling by car from Launceston to Hobart takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In February, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) so you can go by car to Bicheno.

Things to do in Hobart

Tours Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary
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Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary
Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery ©
Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery
Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens ©
Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens

1
night
Bicheno

Bicheno ©
Bicheno is a town on the east coast of Tasmania, Australia, 185 km north-east of Hobart on the Tasman Highway, with a population of 853. Plan a trip to Bicheno easily and quickly by telling Inspirock to suggest an itinerary.

Traveling by car from Hobart to Bicheno takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. February in Bicheno sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 13°C at night. On the 12th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Launceston.

Things to do in Bicheno

Shopping Museums
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Bicheno Blowhole ©
Bicheno Blowhole

few
hours
Launceston

Launceston ©
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You can drive from Bicheno to Launceston in 2.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi and bus; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) early enough to drive to Coles Bay.

Things to do in Launceston

Shopping Historic Sites Nature
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The Old Umbrella Shop ©
The Old Umbrella Shop
Lilydale Falls ©
Lilydale Falls

3
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.
On the 13th (Wed), explore the striking landscape of Freycinet National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: experience rural life at Freycinet Marine Farm, trek along Wineglass Bay Lookout, and then get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

To see where to stay, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read our Coles Bay visit planner .

You can drive from Launceston to Coles Bay in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and car; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Coles Bay

Wildlife Parks Nature

Side Trips

Gala Estate Vineyard, Kate's Berry Farm
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Wineglass Bay Lookout ©
Wineglass Bay Lookout
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Freycinet National Park ©
Freycinet National Park

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