7 days in Victoria Itinerary

7 days in Victoria Itinerary

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Newhaven
— 1 day
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Torquay
— 1 night
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Lorne
— 1 night
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Melbourne
— 4 nights

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Newhaven

Newhaven ©
Newhaven is a town in southern Victoria, in the south Gippsland region. On the 30th (Mon), kick back and relax at Cowes Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Cape Woolamai Beach, and then step off the mainland to explore Koala Conservation Centre.

To find maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Newhaven online travel planner.

Melbourne to Newhaven is an approximately 2-hour car ride. In December, daytime highs in Newhaven are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) early enough to drive to Torquay.

Things to do in Newhaven

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Cowes, Cape Woolamai Beach
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Koala Conservation Centre ©
Koala Conservation Centre
Cowes Beach ©
Cowes Beach
Cape Woolamai Beach ©
Cape Woolamai Beach

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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.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Tue): kick back and relax at 13th Beach and then take a memorable drive along The Great Ocean Road.

For where to stay, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read our Torquay online journey planner.

Getting from Newhaven to Torquay by car takes about 3 hours. In December, plan for daily highs up to 29°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Tue) so you can go by car to Lorne.

Things to do in Torquay

Outdoors · Scenic Drive · Parks

Side Trip

13th Beach
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The Great Ocean Road ©
The Great Ocean Road

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Lorne

Lorne ©
Lorne is a seaside town on Louttit Bay in Victoria, Australia. Start off your visit on the 1st (Wed): take in the dramatic scenery at Erskine Falls, stroll through Lorne Beach, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Sheoak Falls.

To see ratings, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Lorne travel route planner.

You can drive from Torquay to Lorne in an hour. Another option is to take a bus. In December, daily temperatures in Lorne can reach 29°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) early enough to go by car to Melbourne.

Things to do in Lorne

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches
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Lorne Beach ©
Lorne Beach
Erskine Falls ©
Erskine Falls
Sheoak Falls ©
Sheoak Falls

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Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Bring the kids along to Royal Botanic Gardens and Melbourne Zoo. Take a break from Melbourne with a short trip to Werribee Open Range Zoo in Werribee, about 42 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: enjoy breathtaking views from Eureka Skydeck, make a trip to Melbourne Star Observation Wheel, admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Victoria, and examine the collection at Melbourne Museum.

For where to stay, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Melbourne driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Lorne to Melbourne takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In January, daytime highs in Melbourne are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Museums

Side Trip

Werribee Open Range Zoo
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Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo
Werribee Open Range Zoo ©
Werribee Open Range Zoo

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