17 days in Victoria Itinerary

17 days in Victoria Itinerary

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Melbourne
— 5 nights
2
Flinders
— 3 nights
3
Ventnor
— 3 nights
4
Torquay
— 2 nights
5
Ballarat
— 3 nights

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.
Melbourne is known for museums, shopping, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Victoria, let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, and appreciate the history behind Shrine of Remembrance.

For other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Melbourne trip builder tool.

Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to Melbourne. In September, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Flinders.

Things to do in Melbourne

Tours · Parks · Museums
Find places to stay Sep 1 — 6:
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Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo
Wine Tours & Tastings

3
nights
Flinders

Flinders ©
Flinders once known as Mendi-Moke, is a town south of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, located on the Mornington Peninsula at the point where Western Port meets Bass Strait. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Flinders: Scuba & Snorkeling (in Portsea) and Mornington Peninsula Regional Gallery (in Mornington). There's much more to do: trek along Cape Schanck Boardwalk, tee off at Rosebud Park Golf Course, take in nature's colorful creations at Panorama Garden Estate, and do a tasting at Rahona Valley Vineyard.

To find where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Flinders sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from Melbourne to Flinders takes 1.5 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Flinders can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Ventnor.

Things to do in Flinders

Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

Dromana, The Enchanted Adventure Garden, Rahona Valley Vineyard, Rosebud Park Golf Course, Scuba & Snorkeling
Find places to stay Sep 6 — 9:
Highlights from your plan
Cape Schanck Boardwalk ©
Cape Schanck Boardwalk
The Enchanted Adventure Garden ©
The Enchanted Adventure Garden
Rahona Valley Vineyard ©
Rahona Valley Vineyard

3
nights
Ventnor

Ventnor ©
Ventnor is known for museums, wineries, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at The Nobbies Centre, Head underground at Forrest Caves, take a leisurely stroll along Rhyll Jetty, and stop by Tyde.

For where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Ventnor trip planner.

Getting from Flinders to Ventnor by car takes about 2 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Ventnor can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Torquay.

Things to do in Ventnor

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trips

Cowes, Newhaven, Summerlands, Churchill Island, Pinnacles Lookout
Find places to stay Sep 9 — 12:
Highlights from your plan
Koala Conservation Centre ©
Koala Conservation Centre
The Nobbies Centre ©
The Nobbies Centre
Pinnacles Lookout ©
Pinnacles Lookout

2
nights
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 13th (Fri): get great views at Point Danger Lookout, then indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and then explore and take pictures at The Great Ocean Road. Keep things going the next day: get outside with Geelong Adventure Specialists and then kick back and relax at Eastern Beach Reserve.

To see traveler tips, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, use the Torquay driving holiday planner.

You can drive from Ventnor to Torquay in 3 hours. September in Torquay sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 7°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Ballarat.

Things to do in Torquay

Outdoors · Scenic Drive · Parks

Side Trip

Geelong
Find places to stay Sep 12 — 14:
Highlights from your plan
The Great Ocean Road ©
The Great Ocean Road
Geelong Adventure Specialists ©
Geelong Adventure Specialists
Spas

3
nights
Ballarat

Ballarat ©
Modern Ballarat is known for its study and innovation of alternative energy sources.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Ballarat: Henry of Harcourt (in Harcourt), Spas (in Daylesford) and Bendigo (Sacred Heart Cathedral & Bendigo Art Gallery). The adventure continues: contemplate the long history of Sovereign Hill, stop by Ballarat Chocolate Shoppe, contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Wendouree, and browse the exhibits of Art Gallery of Ballarat.

For more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Ballarat trip tool.

You can drive from Torquay to Ballarat in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. September in Ballarat sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 7°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) early enough to go by car back home.

Things to do in Ballarat

Museums · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trips

Bendigo, Henry of Harcourt, Spas, Langi Morgala Museum
Find places to stay Sep 14 — 17:
Highlights from your plan
Sovereign Hill ©
Sovereign Hill
Spas
Australian Ex-Prisoners of War Memorial ©
Australian Ex-Prisoners of War Memorial

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