West Coast Tasmania Vacations
From West Coast Tasmania, the city of Launceston is approximately 90 miles (145 kilometers) to the northeast.
While it may be a temptation to just chill out while vacationing in West Coast Tasmania, keep in mind that Tasmania's many natural and man-made attractions lie just beyond your doorstep. Cradle Mountain, 30 miles (48 kilometers) to the southwest, and Lake St. Clair, 35 miles (56 kilometers) to the west of West Coast Tasmania are worth visiting if you're keen to explore this region further.
Cradle Mountain is 30 miles (48 kilometers) from West Coast Tasmania. This regional center offers a number of interesting points of interest, including Waldheim Chalet, Cradle Mountain and Dove Lake. Dove Lake Walk Trailhead, Enchanted Nature Walk and Mount Emmett are some other popular places worth investigating for those who have time to spare.
Experience a little local culture under the bright blue sky at the region's ever-popular open-air museums.
When the sun is shining, follow the locals and head to Tasmania's beautiful waterways for a few hours of canoeing or rafting.
When it is time to depart West Coast Tasmania, don't be surprised if you find yourself making plans to return to this very special destination.