Cycling in Australia - Tasmania (Chapter)
This is the Tasmania chapter from Lonely Planet's Cycling Australia guidebook.
The smallest of Australia's states, Tasmania is arguably the country's best region for cycle touring, offering achievable goals - east coast, west coast, the full circuit - in realistic time frames, cool summer cycling, and some of Australia's most unforgettable landscapes.
- cruise through World Heritage wilderness amid the forest, waterfalls, peaks and rivers of Tasmania's Southwest
- beach hop south from Hobart to Cockle Creek
- transport and accommodation
- rise out of Queenstown through an otherworldly landscape on the 99 Bend Rd
Coverage includes: Planning, Getting to/from the Ride, Mountain Bike Rides, Cockle Creek, Across the Central Plateau, Tassie's West Coast, Hobart, Launceston, Cradle Mountain, Lake St Clair, Mt Field National Park, Towns & Facilities.