11 days in Victoria Itinerary

11 days in Victoria Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Rutherglen
— 2 nights
2
Daylesford
— 1 night
3
Torquay
— 1 night
4
Fingal
— 1 night
5
Melbourne
— 5 nights

2
nights
Rutherglen

Rutherglen ©
Rutherglen is a small town in north-eastern Victoria, Australia, near the Murray River border with New South Wales. Rutherglen is known for wineries, breweries & distilleries, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: do a tasting at Pfeiffer Wines and indulge your thirst for a good beer at Rutherglen Brewery.

To see ratings, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Rutherglen driving holiday planner.

Sydney to Rutherglen is an approximately 4-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Sydney in October: high temperatures in Rutherglen hover around 25°C and lows are around 6°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) early enough to travel to Daylesford.

Things to do in Rutherglen

Wineries · Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trip

Pfeiffer Wines
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Pfeiffer Wines ©
Pfeiffer Wines
Andrew Buller Wines ©
Andrew Buller Wines
James & Co. Wines ©
James & Co. Wines

1
night
Daylesford

Daylesford ©
Known for its natural spring mineral spas, Daylesford is a rejuvenating spot to take the waters and sample local wine.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Thu): contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Daylesford, do a tasting at Captains Creek Organic Wines, then relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and finally learn about winemaking at Passing Clouds Winery.

To find reviews, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Daylesford online itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Rutherglen to Daylesford takes 3.5 hours. In October in Daylesford, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 9°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Torquay.

Things to do in Daylesford

Wineries · Nature · Parks

Side Trip

Captains Creek Organic Wines
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Captains Creek Organic Wines ©
Captains Creek Organic Wines
Spas
Lake Daylesford ©
Lake Daylesford

1
night
Torquay

Torquay ©
Set against the stark but scenic coastline of the Bass Strait--the body of water separating Victoria and Tasmania--Torquay is a prime location for surfing and beach life in general.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Fri): relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas and then cruise along The Great Ocean Road.

To see photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Torquay day trip tool.

Drive from Daylesford to Torquay in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In October in Torquay, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 8°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) early enough to travel to Fingal.

Things to do in Torquay

Scenic Drive · Outdoors · Spas
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The Great Ocean Road ©
The Great Ocean Road
Spas

1
night
Fingal

Fingal is a rural locality of the Mornington Peninsula abutting Bass Strait along Gunnamatta Beach and lying between the suburbs of Rye and Cape Schanck. Start off your visit on the 12th (Sat): admire the natural beauty at Panorama Garden Estate, do a tasting at Rahona Valley Vineyard, and then relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Fingal journey maker.

You can do a combination of car and ferry from Torquay to Fingal in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, ferry, and taxi. In October, plan for daily highs up to 23°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Melbourne.

Things to do in Fingal

Spas · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

Panorama Garden Estate, Rahona Valley Vineyard
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Spas
Rahona Valley Vineyard ©
Rahona Valley Vineyard

5
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Get outdoors at St. Kilda Beach and Balloon Rides. There's much more to do: admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Gardens, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Melbourne Zoo, make a trip to Fitzroy Gardens, and see the interesting displays at Melbourne Museum.

To find reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Melbourne trip itinerary builder app.

Traveling by car from Fingal to Melbourne takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train. In October, daytime highs in Melbourne are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks · Outdoors · Museums

Side Trip

St Kilda
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Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
St. Kilda Beach ©
St. Kilda Beach
Melbourne Central ©
Melbourne Central

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