38 days in Greater Melbourne Itinerary

38 days in Greater Melbourne Itinerary

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1
Cranbourne
— 12 nights
2
Werribee
— 14 nights
3
Whittlesea
— 11 nights

12
nights
Cranbourne

Cranbourne ©
Venture out of the city with trips to Wheelers Hill (Wheelers Hill Branch Library & Jells Park), Ferntree Gully (Kokoda Trail Memorial Walk & Ferntree Gully Quarry Reserve) and Dandenong Ranges National Park (in Melbourne).

To see other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read our Cranbourne online trip builder.

Sydney to Cranbourne is an approximately 4.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Traveling from Sydney in December, expect Cranbourne to be little chillier, temps between 28°C and 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Werribee.

Things to do in Cranbourne

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Wheelers Hill, Black Rock, Ferntree Gully, Dandenong, Carrum
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Royal Botanic Gardens Cranbourne ©
Royal Botanic Gardens Cranbourne
Dandenong Ranges National Park ©
Dandenong Ranges National Park
Chadstone - The Fashion Capital ©
Chadstone - The Fashion Capital

14
nights
Werribee

Werribee ©
Change things up with these side-trips from Werribee: Stony Creek Reserve and Park (in Yarraville), Williamstown (Gem Pier & Williamstown Uniting Church) and Sam Merrifield Library (in Moonee Ponds).

For other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, use the Werribee travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Cranbourne to Werribee takes 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in December, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can go by car to Whittlesea.

Things to do in Werribee

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Altona, Williamstown, Brighton, Melton, Spotswood
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Werribee Open Range Zoo ©
Werribee Open Range Zoo
Victoria State Rose Garden ©
Victoria State Rose Garden
Werribee River Park ©
Werribee River Park

11
nights
Whittlesea

Whittlesea ©
Whittlesea is a town in Victoria, Australia, 40km north-east from Melbourne's central business district. Step out of Whittlesea with an excursion to Greenvale Reservoir Park in Greenvale--about 38 minutes away. Pack the 15th (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Funfields Theme Park. There's lots more to do: take in the pleasant sights at Toorourrong Reservoir Park, explore the striking landscape of Kinglake National Park, get lost in a book at Lalor Library, and play a few rounds at Whittlesea Golf Cub.

To see other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Whittlesea trip itinerary planning site.

Traveling by car from Werribee to Whittlesea takes 1.5 hours. In January, daytime highs in Whittlesea are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 16°C. On the 20th (Mon), you're off to home.

Things to do in Whittlesea

Parks · Wildlife · Nature

Side Trips

Yan Yean, South Morang, Mernda Bakery Cafe, Yarrambat Park Golf Course, Kinglake National Park
Find places to stay Jan 9 — 20:
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Yan Yean Reservoir ©
Yan Yean Reservoir
Funfields Theme Park ©
Funfields Theme Park
Toorourrong Reservoir Park ©
Toorourrong Reservoir Park

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