Central Highlands: Things To Do And Accommodation For Road Trippers

Looking for the heart of Tasmania? You can find it here in the Central Highlands!

The central part of the state, beyond the Lake St Clair-Cradle Mountain National Park, this part can be the least explored. With it’s chilly days even in summer and it’s varying landscapes, it can feel other worldly.

Cradle Mountain and Lake Dove
Cradle Mountain and Lake Dove

Yet, it’s close to everything and a visit is easy. Whether you’re looking for an alternate route between Hobart and the north coast or driving to the west coast, you can find yourself in the Central Highlands.

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Top Tasmania Central Highlands Towns To Visit

There are some great places to visit in the Central Highlands. Here are full guides to the top towns located here.

Central Highlands Accommodation

While there is less accommodation in this part of Tasmania than other regions, you can find some great places including my top pick of accommodation in all of Tasmania at Pumphouse Point. Find our guides below.

We hope you love exploring the Tasmania Central Highlands highlights as much as we do. Find more places to discover and explore in Tasmania here.