You've bought your plane ticket and packed your suitcase, but what do you know about your next thrilling vacation destination? Sit back, relax and let us give you the basics about Launceston.
This city is about 100 miles (161 kilometers) to the north of the capital of Tasmania, Hobart. Launceston is also 4 miles (6 kilometers) south of Newnham.
Traveling is all about meeting people, so why not make friends with some of the 110,000 locals who reside in this part of Launceston?
Launceston airfare and accommodation packages can be secured via Travelocity, and what's even better is the money you will save. Simply pick and choose from more than 400 airline companies and 665,000 properties.
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Wander wisely in Launceston by staying someplace nearby. This popular neighborhood has 60 properties to choose from within strolling distance.
Touching down at Launceston Airport (LST)? Once you've disembarked, the middle of Launceston is about 8 miles (13 kilometers) away. Hail down a taxi and enjoy the journey — your getaway has only just begun!
Take a walk around Launceston and soak up the local culture. If you want to head a little further afield, booking a rental car via Travelocity will certainly help.
Will you be arriving by plane? Sort out your rental at the beginning of your journey at Launceston Airport. You'll discover Budget just a brief walk away. Europcar is another top option.
You might like to rent a ride from Hertz at 58 Paterson St. They are right in the city center. Why don't you also look into Budget? They can be found not far away at 76 Frederick St.
Have some family time in some grassy spaces without leaving the city at City Park.
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Bring the family to see the fascinating exhibits and learn more about transport at National Automobile Museum.
And there's more.
Give your kids a chance to burn off a bit of their limitless energy when they're playing at Royal Park, a green oasis.
Traveling can teach us so much. Not only does it make us more aware of the world and its wonders, it can inspire us to form new friendships and learn from the experience of others. So, are you ready for your next unforgettable class?
If you've explored the very best of Launceston and have a few more days on your plate, hope on over to Ilfraville. Here, you won't need to look far to find things to see and do. Stop by Elizabeth Park and the George Town Memorial Hall to start delving into the story of the region. Then top the day off by going to the Beaconsfield Mine & Heritage Centre.
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