Tasmania Tourist Guide

Tasmania Accommodation, Things to Do, Attractions and Events


Tasmania is the smallest state in Australia but offers the most avid tourist attractions than any other Australian destination. When in Tasmania one can explore almost everything that the world has to offer. Starting from wildlife, beaches, coastline, mountains, hiking, swimming, diving, shopping, food and wine, you will find everything on a single platter.

Travel Tasmania

When you travel Tasmania you will find several diverse and enticing destinations with their own unique attractions and things to do. Destinations, like the Russell Falls which is situated on the boundary of Mount Field National Park on the Central Highlands regions of Tasmania. Easily accessible through a paved walking path, the falls attracts many tourists every year. Freycinet is a national park on the east coast of Tasmania. Not only for the wild habitats but Freycinet is also famous for its spectacular landscapes with pink granite mountains, pure white beaches, coastal dunes and dry eucalypt forests. Along with the wildlife, you can experience a peaceful ambiance and purity of nature. To travel Tasmania is to get back with nature

Hobart

Hobart is one of Australias oldest cities and is one of the most inviting and walkable places in Tasmania. With a backdrop of Mount Wellington and River Derwent, in Hobart you can feel the taste of ancient civilization with the old sandstone warehouses that are now renovated to serve as cafes, restaurants and artists studio. The prime attractions also include Mona Museum, History Harbour, Battery Point and Salamanca.

Seasons and Climate in Tasmania

Tasmania climate varies across the state, with the weather in the north can be much different than the south. The states climate is at its driest and can be warm to hot in summer (December to February), mild, calm and sunny in autumn (March to May), cold as the southerly winds from the Antarctic effects temperatures in winter (June to August) Spring is cool and the states wettest time of year (September to November).

Whats On in Tasmania

Whats on in Tasmania, well If you are an avid shopper, Salamanca Market is your perfect destination. Located in Salamanca Palace in Hobart, Salamanca Market is one of the most vibrant and developed markets in recent times. Initially started with 12 stalls, the market has now expanded to 300 stallholders. The market comes to life every Saturday from 8:30 am to 3:00 pm and its a new adventure every week. The stalls sell Tasmanian fresh produce and local art and crafts.

Places of Attraction of Tasmania Tourist Guide