Lonely Planet Tasmania is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. View three levels of controversial art at MONA, stroll through craft stalls at Salamanca Market, or uncover poignant memories of former prisoners at Port Arthur; all with your trusted travel companion. Get to the heart of Tasmania and begin your journey now! Inside Lonely Planet's Tasmania Travel Guide: Colour maps and images throughout. Highlights and itineraries help you tailor your trip to your personal needs and interests. Insider tips to save time and money and get around like a local, avoiding crowds and trouble spots. Essential info at your fingertips - hours of operation, phone numbers, websites, transit tips, prices . Honest reviews for all budgets - eating, sleeping, sight-seeing, going out, shopping, hidden gems that most guidebooks miss. Cultural insights give you a richer, more rewarding travel experience - including customs, environmental politics, Tasmanian pop culture, history, politics, landscapes, wildlife, cuisine, and wine. Free, convenient pull-out Tasmania map (included in print version), plus over 44 local maps. Covers Hobart, Richmond, Port Arthur, Bruny Island, Eaglehawk Neck, Flinders Island, Bicheno, Coles Bay, the Tasman Peninsula, Devonport, Burnie, Strahan, Launceston, Longford, Deloraine, Cradle Country and more.