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Suggestions for my itinerary in Tasmania!

by Betty_Yang Online Now Apr 18, 2007 at 12:45 AM

Hi, thank you so much for your help. And I have made up my itinerary in Tasmania accordingly. I hope you can kindly have a look and give me some suggestions such as it is too tight, some places not necessary to go or I have to go somewhere else...
I am really excited about the trip in Tasmania, and i will attach the said itinerary. And I don't know some exact names for some places, so I translated them dicrectly. Forgive my poor English please. thanks a lot...

Day 1, Set off earlier, take the airplane from Sydney to Hobart
JQ 721 (08:45-10:40 AUD 111) /Car pick up
City tour/ Mt Wellington (22km to Hobart)
Stay: Hobart

Day 2, Set off 7:00-Eaglehawk Neck /Blowhole /Tasman Arch/Devil's Kitchen- Drive to Port Arthur-a day down the coast south of Hobart
Stay: Hobart

Day 3, Drive to Derwent/ Tall Tree/ Russell Falls / Horseshoe Falls-See duckbills- Lake St Clair National Park Lake St Clair National Park

Day 4, Walk around Lake St Clair National Park then walk to Franklin -
Iron chain bridge (?)-Tropical Rainforest to Nelson Falls- Queenstown- drive to Strahan Village (See the sunset)
Stay: Strahan Village

Day 5, Strahan Village- climb the sand hill (west coast)-Hansons Peak-
Twisted Lake-Crater Lake-Cradle Mountain- Dove Lake- Launceston
Stay: Launceston

Day 6 Launceston-country town views during the way-Tropical Rainforest-
White beach (?)-Climb the huge red stones (?)-burrow (?)-St Helens
Stay: St Helens

Day 7 St Helens to East Coast Wildlife Park- Bicheno Blowhole -
Freycinet National Park-Wine Glass Bay-Hazards-Launceston/somewhere else
Stay: Launceston or somewhere else

Day 8 Launceston D975 take off at 12:05 to Sydney / AUD 89
No idea about what to do in the early morning...

Thank you for your time and kind suggestion!
Betty

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    Re: Suggestions for my itinerary in Tasmania!

    by robbye77 Online Now May 3, 2007 at 3:10 PM

    Hi! I saw your post right now...hopefully i'm still on time! Your plan looks really good, i did almost the same in the opposite direction few mounths ago. Just one suggestion: when you'll be on the Freycinet Peninsula (Wineglass bay) i strongly recommend to spend the night again in st helens, due the real long way from Wineglass bay to Launceston. To reach this bay you'll need about 1 hour one way. If you'll be in st helens at the sunset be sure to be on the small harbour, it's so relaxing..
    Enjoy Tasmania! Roberto

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