With its direct ferry link to Melbourne, nearby airport, the Bass Straight at its shores and a vibrant CBD and an abundance of attractions and activities to enjoy while you are here, Devonport is a popular tourist destination for anyone travelling to Tasmania. With its warm summer days and beautiful crisp winters, Devonport is the perfect base to explore the North West Coast of Tasmania and its many sights and delights. Discover the National Parks, taste the gourmet foods, sample the fine wines, meet the friendly locals and enjoy ample city treats that this buzzing city has to offer.
Accommodation of all kinds no matter what your budget might be and how many people you need to accommodate, activities to fill up your days with from dawn until dusk and then on into the night and world class attractions both in and around the city that you can easily travel to.... What more can you ask for! Devonport boasts cultural events, annual festivals, outdoor activities for all ages and plenty of fun to be has out on the water. Book onto a fishing charter for the day, overnight or even longer for all those avid fishermen who love world class fishing at its best, or see what lies beneath the water level with snorkelling and diving charters. There are cruises of all kinds from sightseeing to sunset cruises, guided walks and city sights tours to book onto.
Take in the parklands with the many different walking and cycling tracks that you can set out on, wander through the art galleries and studios where local artist show there talented works or stop for a bite to eat at one of the many cafes, restaurants, waterfront eateries and dining options that are scattered throughout the city. Explore the Don River Valley, cruise the Mersey River, pick your own fresh fruit and vegetables from the numerous crops and orchards in the area, as Devonport produces 40% of Tasmania’s fruit and veg or discover one of the many other unique attractions and qualities that Devonport has to offer. Sample the fresh seafood straight from the ocean, taste local cheeses, wines and gourmet foods, enjoy tastes from around the world for breakfast, lunch and dinner or take a step back in time with a browse through the museums, historic sites and heritage buildings that are dotted through the city.
From spending time indoors to taking to the great outdoors, there are just so many things to see and do within and around Devonport that you simply cannot list them all onto one page. Discover the history, heritage and culture, soak up the laid back coastal lifestyle, stay in wonderful city apartments, waterfront suites or luxury hideaways, bring the kids for the ultimate holiday or plan the perfect romantic escape. Devonport has it all from life’s little luxuries to fun filled entertainment and adventure. The kids will love the science centre, families love spending time playing mini golf, lovers of wine will not be able to pass up the opportunity to visit one of the many wineries in the region and along the way why not stop in at a vineyard restaurants for a lazy lunch to create the perfect day trip.
Devonport really does have it all, so book your Devonport accommodation before it is too late and start planning your trip the North West coast of Tasmania today!