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5 Places to visit in Tasmania, Australia

Tasmania is the second city was built in Australia in 1803 of the southernmost island, Australia. Tasmania is an isolated island off the continent of Australia, 240 km from the Mainland. The state capital is Hobart, which is in the south of the island. Another important city is Launceston. This state university is the University of Tasmania, with campuses in both cities. Hobart founded in 1803, is Australia’s second oldest city, after Sydney, with a population of 500,000. The nearest major city is Melbourne, which is just 1 hour and 10 minutes away.

Tasmania is the 26th largest island in the world with Hobart and the capital city of Tasmania within Hobart and the surrounding city can be visited for 3 days. Here are some interesting places to visit and highlights.

Where to go, visit and see:

1. Mt. Wellington

Mt. Wellington located in Wellington Park is a place where avid trekking enthusiasts flock due to walking directions. They have many ranges from easy to difficult levels combined with a beautiful environment on the way. Also people who are not trekking can also go up to see Hobart on this hilltop. You can drive up to the 360-degree viewpoint on the hilltop which can be said beautiful views throughout Hobart. At the viewpoint on the top of Mt. Wellington.

2. Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary

The Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary is a well-known zoo in Brighton, just north of Hobart. We can be close to the kangaroos. That run around in this zoo very closely, whether feeding the scratching chin or even taking a selfie with Kangaroos can do it. Can say that this kangaroo is quite tame with tourists. In addition, there are animals that are endemic to only the Australian continent including koalas, Tasmanian devils, valby and wombats. Many children are beloved.

3. Richmond

Richmond that you can walk to see the classics of Richmond Bridge and the city and feels like being in a European country. Also, Richmond is a city center for food and wine making in a perfect place to socialize with friends and family on casual days.

4. Port Arthur

You can make a boat trip to Tasman Island and Cape Pillar. By boat then you will show beauty rock cliffs arranged naturally. As if arranged by a human, blow hole or a fountain, a group of seals lying along the rocks, dolphins that often Swim with tourists’ boats, including various sea birds. In addition, there are many tourist attractions in this city, including the Remarkable cave. Sea water until the two deposits are astonishing This stone hole is shaped like a map of Tasmania. Which is an apple shape looking through this hole will see The beauty of the blue sea and the strange looking rocks as if we were looking at the sea view through the apple-shaped pane.

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