Tasmania's North West Coast is a diverse and vibrant region, with something to offer every traveller. From the lively town of Devonport, the fascinating seaside town of Ulverstone to the commercial hub of Burnie, there is plenty to see and do throughout Tasmania’s North West. Only an hours drive from Launceston, and with so much to see and do, plan a holiday to Tasmania’s North West for what could be the journey of a lifetime!
Why not take the Spirit of Tasmania across and start your holiday in Devonport? Enjoy the art and history on offer, stay at some of the wonderful hotels and motels in the area before taking a lovely scenic drive along the coast to Ulverstone. Pick up some souvenirs at their antique stores before moving further west to Burnie. Burnie’s famous penguins will delight young and old, as will the range of accommodation for you as you continue on your journey. Even further west lies the amazing Wonders of Wynyard exhibit and Table Cape, just outside the town of Wynyard. On the far North West coast you will find the town of Smithton, and the nearby Arthur River. Known as the edge of the world, the natural wildlife in the area is worth the journey to the extreme west. Throughout your trip there is no shortage of fantastic accommodation. Make this holiday truly memorable by staying in some of the luxury hotels and resorts that you pass along the way. There is also a great range of self contained apartments for those who would like to cook the delicious local produce for themselves on their Tasmanian holiday.
If you are looking for a less extravagant holiday, don't worry, the Tasmanian North West is still for you. Stay at the comfortable hotel and motel accommodation in one of the bigger towns and then make your way down to Cradle Mountain. Nature walks, beautiful sights, and amazing wildlife are just some of the amazing things you will experience down in Cradle Mountain. For a real budget holiday stay at some of the backpacker hostels and go for a camping trip within the confines of Cradle Mountain. Tasmania’s North West has a little bit of something for everybody. It combines historical buildings and landmarks with natural beauty and breathtaking views. With accommodation ranging from luxury hotels to more modest budget options, there really is something for everyone.