29 days in Australia Itinerary

29 days in Australia Itinerary

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29 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Hobart
1
Hobart
— 11 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Oatlands
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h
3
Port Arthur
— 7 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
4
Lunawanna
— 6 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
End: Hobart

11
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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Cascades Female Factory Historic Site and Battery Point Sculpture Trail. Your inner history buff will appreciate Hobart Convict Penitentiary and Salamanca Arts Centre. Change things up with a short trip to Shene Tasmania in Pontville (about 36 minutes away). On the 28th (Sun), give your taste buds a day to remember with a local gastronomic tour. Spend the 8th (Wed) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's much more to do: get curious at Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery, take in the views from Richmond Bridge, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Wellington, and take in the waterfront at Constitution Dock.

To find reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Hobart trip builder tool .

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Hobart. In April, daytime highs in Hobart are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Oatlands.

Things to do in Hobart

Historic Sites Tours Museums

Side Trips

Richmond, Shene Tasmania
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Mount Wellington ©
Mount Wellington
Battery Point Sculpture Trail ©
Battery Point Sculpture Trail

4
nights
Oatlands

Oatlands ©
Oatlands is an important historical village on the shores of Lake Dulverton in the centre of Tasmania, Australia. Get a sense of the local culture at Australasian Golf Museum and Podium Art. Change things up with these side-trips from Oatlands: Kempton (Old Kempton Distillery & Belgrove Distillery), Derwent Bridge (The Wall in the Wilderness & Franklin-Gordon Wild Rivers National Park) and Bothwell (Ratho Golf Course & Bothwell War Memorial). There's still lots to do: make a trip to Callington Mill, get great views at Tarraleah Power Station Lookout, and contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Dulverton.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Oatlands route planning site .

Traveling by car from Hobart to Oatlands takes 1.5 hours. In May, daily temperatures in Oatlands can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Port Arthur.

Things to do in Oatlands

Nature Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Bothwell, Kempton, Derwent Bridge, Tarraleah Power Station Lookout, Donaghys Lookout
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Podium Art ©
Podium Art
The Wall in the Wilderness ©
The Wall in the Wilderness

7
nights
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.
Get some cultural insight at Port Arthur Historic Site and Australian Convict Sites. Your inner history buff will appreciate Cape Raoul and The Church. Change things up with these side-trips from Port Arthur: Eaglehawk Neck (Tasman Arch, Waterfall Bay, & more).

For maps, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Port Arthur trip maker .

You can drive from Oatlands to Port Arthur in 2 hours. May in Port Arthur sees daily highs of 18°C and lows of 7°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Lunawanna.

Things to do in Port Arthur

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Eaglehawk Neck, Tasmanian Devil Unzoo
Find places to stay May 12 — 19:
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Port Arthur Historic Site ©
Port Arthur Historic Site
Cape Raoul ©
Cape Raoul
Australian Convict Sites ©
Australian Convict Sites

6
nights
Lunawanna

Lunawanna ©
Do some cultural sightseeing at Cape Bruny Lighthouse and Bruny Island Quarantine Station. Change things up with these side-trips from Lunawanna: Bruny Island Honey (in Great Bay) and Art at The Point Gallery (in Dennes Point). Spend the 21st (Tue) exploring nature at South Bruny National Park.

To find where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Lunawanna tour itinerary planner .

Drive from Port Arthur to Lunawanna in 3.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 17°C in May, and nighttime lows around 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Sat) to allow time for the car ride back home.

Things to do in Lunawanna

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Bruny Island, Alonnah, Adventure Bay, Bruny Island Honey, Art at The Point Gallery
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The Neck ©
The Neck
Cape Bruny Lighthouse ©
Cape Bruny Lighthouse
Bruny Island Quarantine Station ©
Bruny Island Quarantine Station

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