33 days in Mornington Peninsula Itinerary

33 days in Mornington Peninsula Itinerary

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Portsea
— 17 nights
2
Mornington
— 2 nights
3
Pearcedale
— 13 nights

17
nights
Portsea

Portsea ©
You've now added Peninsula Hot Springs to your itinerary. Step off the beaten path and head to Rye Beach and London Bridge. Take a break from the city and head to Point Nepean National Park and Sorrento Back Beach. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Portsea: Red Hill (Peninsula Galleries, Red Hill Cheese, &more), Main Ridge (Greens Bush & Sunny Ridge Strawberry Farm) and Arthurs Seat (Arthurs Seat State Park, The Enchanted Adventure Garden, &more).

To see ratings, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Portsea trip itinerary planner.

Melbourne to Portsea is an approximately 2-hour car ride. In November, daily temperatures in Portsea can reach 25°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) early enough to go by car to Mornington.

Things to do in Portsea

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Red Hill, Sorrento, Rye, Dromana, Cape Schanck
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Arthurs Seat State Park ©
Arthurs Seat State Park
Sorrento Back Beach ©
Sorrento Back Beach
Rye Beach ©
Rye Beach

2
nights
Mornington

Mornington ©
Mornington is a seaside town on the Mornington Peninsula, Victoria, Australia, located 57km south of Melbourne's central business district. You've now added The Pillars at Mount Martha to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 4th (Tue): learn about all things military at RAAF Museum and then explore the striking landscape at The Pillars at Mount Martha. On the next day, admire the natural beauty at Panorama Garden Estate and then learn about winemaking at Rahona Valley Vineyard.

To see reviews, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Mornington trip planner.

Getting from Portsea to Mornington by car takes about an hour. In December, daily temperatures in Mornington can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) early enough to drive to Pearcedale.

Things to do in Mornington

Parks · Wildlife · Nature

Side Trips

Panorama Garden Estate, Rahona Valley Vineyard, RAAF Museum
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RAAF Museum ©
RAAF Museum
Rahona Valley Vineyard ©
Rahona Valley Vineyard

13
nights
Pearcedale

Pearcedale ©
Pearcedale is a township and coastal rural locality in Victoria, Australia, 49 km south-east of Melbourne's central business district. Escape the urban bustle at Moonlit Sanctuary Wildlife Conservation Park and Venus Bay Eco Retreat. Step off the beaten path and head to Trafalgar Holden Museum and Cape Paterson Bay Beach. Explore Pearcedale's surroundings by going to Cape Liptrap Coastal Park (in Walkerville), Kilcunda Trestle Bridge (in Kilcunda) and Bassine Specialty Cheeses (in Bass). The adventure continues: explore the striking landscape at Eagles Nest, stop by Prom Country Cheese, tour the pleasant surroundings at Mount Cannibal, and pick up a one of a kind souvenir at Tyabb Packing House Antiques.

For traveler tips, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Pearcedale road trip planning site.

Pearcedale is very close to Mornington. In December, daytime highs in Pearcedale are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to go by car back home.

Things to do in Pearcedale

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trips

Inverloch, Fish Creek, Venus Bay, Cape Paterson, Town & Country Gallery
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Trafalgar Holden Museum ©
Trafalgar Holden Museum
Venus Bay Eco Retreat ©
Venus Bay Eco Retreat
Eagles Nest ©
Eagles Nest

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