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?
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Looking for a taste of the good life on your getaway? Book a lavish room with fancy extras at the Red Feather Inn (42 Main Street). Launceston also features accommodations that won't break the budget. Check the rates at the Batman Fawkner Inn (35-39 Cameron Street) if you would rather keep those pennies in your pocket.
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.
You're able to enjoy some family time in some green spaces without ever leaving the city at City Park. Seeking some more options? Spend an hour or two learning all about different kinds of transportation at National Automobile Museum. But that's not all. You won't have to leave the city to spend time in the fresh air and relaxing atmosphere of parkland spaces. Royal Park awaits.
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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Located in Launceston CBD, this luxury hotel is steps from City Park Radio Museum, Design Centre of Tasmania, and Princess Theatre. Albert Hall Convention Centre and City Park are also within 5 minutes. East Tamar Junction Station is 23 minutes by foot.
Located in Launceston CBD, this luxury hotel is 0.1 mi (0.1 km) from Princess Theatre and 1.5 mi (2.4 km) from Cataract Gorge. Quadrant Mall and Design Centre of Tasmania are also within 5 minutes. East Tamar Junction Station is 26 minutes by foot.
Located in Launceston CBD, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Penny Royal Adventures and Cataract Gorge. Launceston College and Royal Park are also within 10 minutes.
Located in Launceston CBD, this hotel is 0.1 mi (0.1 km) from Launceston Aquatic Centre and 1.9 mi (3.1 km) from Cataract Gorge. Design Centre of Tasmania and City Park are also within 10 minutes. East Tamar Junction Station is 17 minutes by foot.
Located in Launceston CBD, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of City Park, Boags Brewery, and Quadrant Mall. Brisbane Street Mall and Launceston College are also within 15 minutes. East Tamar Junction Station is 24 minutes by foot.
Located in Launceston CBD, this historic hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Launceston College and Cataract Gorge. Royal Park and Penny Royal Adventures are also within 10 minutes.
Located in Launceston CBD, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Launceston Aquatic Centre and Boags Brewery. University of Tasmania Stadium and Queen Victoria Museum are also within 1 mi (2 km). East Tamar Junction Station is 17 minutes by foot.
Located in Launceston CBD, this hotel is 0.7 mi (1.1 km) from Brisbane Street Mall and 1.5 mi (2.5 km) from Cataract Gorge. Quadrant Mall and The Town Clock are also within 1 mi (2 km).
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