13 days in Melbourne & Hobart Itinerary

13 days in Melbourne & Hobart Itinerary

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13 days in Melbourne & Hobart Itinerary

Start: Bangkok
Fly:  11​h 45​min
1
Melbourne
— 5 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
2
Hobart
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
3
Melbourne
— 2 nights
Fly:  11​h 45​min
End: Bangkok

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 out of town with these interesting Melbourne side-trips: Cowes Beach (in Cowes), Panton Vineyard (in Shoreham) and Kitty Miller Bay (in Ventnor). The adventure continues: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, stroll through Port Melbourne Beach, kick back and relax at St. Kilda Beach, and take a stroll through Melbourne Central.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Melbourne trip planner .

Bangkok, Thailand to Melbourne is an approximately 12-hour flight. You can also do a combination of taxi and flight; or do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from Bangkok to Melbourne, you'll lose 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Bangkok in December, with highs in Melbourne at 30°C and lows at 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Tue) so you can travel to Hobart.

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Cowes Beach, Kitty Miller Bay, Cape Woolamai Beach, Panton Vineyard, St. Kilda Beach
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Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
St. Kilda Beach ©
St. Kilda Beach
Melbourne Central ©
Melbourne Central

3
nights
Hobart

Hobart ©
Snaking up the side of a rounded, tree-dotted hill, Hobart sits between Tasmania’s sprawling mountains and the vast estuary of the River Derwent.
Explore Hobart's surroundings by going to Port Arthur Historic Site (in Port Arthur), Darlington Vineyard (in Orford) and Derwent Estate (in Granton). There's still lots to do: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Wellington, tour the pleasant surroundings at Kingston Beach, admire the local landmark of The Tasman Fountain, and get a taste of the local shopping with Salamanca Market.

For traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Hobart trip planner .

Getting from Melbourne to Hobart by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Traveling from Melbourne in January, you will find days in Hobart are little chillier (26°C), and nights are about the same (14°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) early enough to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Hobart

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Berriedale, Derwent Estate, Port Arthur Historic Site, Kingston Beach, Darlington Vineyard
Find places to stay Dec 31 — Jan 4:
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Port Arthur Historic Site ©
Port Arthur Historic Site
Cascade Brewery ©
Cascade Brewery
Darlington Vineyard ©
Darlington Vineyard

2
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
Start off your visit on the 5th (Sun): admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Victoria, then try your luck at Crown Casino, and then relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Mon): see the interesting displays at Melbourne Museum, enjoy unforgettable views with a balloon tour, and then make a trip to Melbourne Star Observation Wheel.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read Melbourne online journey planner .

Traveling by flight from Hobart to Melbourne takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Traveling from Hobart in January, expect nights in Melbourne to be about the same, around 17°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 32°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

Museums Tours Outdoors
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National Gallery of Victoria ©
National Gallery of Victoria
Spas
Crown Casino ©
Crown Casino

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