North East

Home to vast wilderness and historic buildings, Tasmania’s North East is a diverse tourist destination.

The region’s largest city, Launceston is the perfect place to begin your adventure. Surrounded by rolling countryside, the region is home to many historic villages dating back to the convict era; visit heritage estates in the quaint towns of Evandale and Longford, or walk the George Town Historic Trail on the banks of the Tamar River.

When it comes to the region’s natural attractions, visitors can take a drive along the coast and view the iconic Bay of Fires, take the chairlift across Cataract Gorge, or hit the slopes of Legges Tor in Ben Lomond National Park come winter. If you’re searching for accommodation in Tasmania’s North East, Mantra has you covered.

A city rich in cultural heritage, Launceston features historic architecture and access to many of the state’s best national parks. Explore the city’s Georgian streetscapes, visit markets, museums and galleries, or discover the beautiful Cataract Gorge. With its art deco architecture, choose Mantra for your Launceston hotel. Visit Launceston »