8 days in Australia Itinerary

8 days in Australia Itinerary

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Melbourne
— 1 night
2
Albury
— 1 night
3
Canberra
— 1 night
4
St Kilda
— 1 night
5
Frankston
— 1 night
6
Cowes
— 1 night
7
Belgrave
— 1 night

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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.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Sun): meet the residents at Melbourne Zoo, thenenjoy breathtaking views from Eureka Skydeck, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Victoria, thenexamine the collection at Melbourne Museum, and then don't miss a visit to Block Arcade.

For reviews, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Melbourne day trip planning website.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Melbourne. In October, daytime highs in Melbourne are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) so you can travel to Albury.

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks Museums Zoos & Aquariums
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Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo

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Albury

Albury ©
Albury, a major regional city in New South Wales, Australia, is located on the Hume Highway and the northern side of the Murray River. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Tue): take in nature's colorful creations at Albury Botanic Garden, admire the striking features of Albury Railway Station, and then explore the landscape on two wheels at Murray River Trail.

Planning Albury trip won't be overwheling when you use's Insprock itinerary maker.

Fly from Melbourne to Albury in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Albury are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) so you can go by car to Canberra.

Things to do in Albury

Parks Outdoors Trails
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Albury Botanic Garden ©
Albury Botanic Garden
Albury Railway Station ©
Albury Railway Station

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Canberra

Canberra ©
A planned city with streets laid out in elaborate, geometric patterns and founded specifically to serve as the capital of the emerging Australian state, Canberra has a self-sufficient atmosphere.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Wed): have some family-friendly fun at Breakr, ponder the world of politics at Parliament of Australia, thentake an in-depth tour of Australian War Memorial, and finally engage your brain at Questacon.

For reviews, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read Canberra online holiday planner.

Getting from Albury to Canberra by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: fly; or take a bus. Traveling from Albury in October, Canberra is slightly colder at night with lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) to allow time to travel to St Kilda.

Things to do in Canberra

Museums Childrens Museums Fun & Games
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Australian War Memorial ©
Australian War Memorial
Parliament of Australia ©
Parliament of Australia
Questacon ©
Questacon

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St Kilda

St Kilda ©
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Thu): examine the collection at Scienceworks, pause for some serene contemplation at Williamstown Uniting Church, thenget engrossed in the history at Jewish Holocaust Centre, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at St. Kilda Beach.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our St Kilda travel route app.

You can fly from Canberra to St Kilda in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Canberra in October, plan for a bit warmer nights in St Kilda, with lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Frankston.

Things to do in St Kilda

Museums Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Jewish Holocaust Centre, Scienceworks, Williamstown Uniting Church
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Scienceworks ©
Scienceworks
St. Kilda Beach ©
St. Kilda Beach
Jewish Holocaust Centre ©
Jewish Holocaust Centre

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Frankston

Frankston
For other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Frankston trip maker website.

Drive from St Kilda to Frankston in an hour. In October, daily temperatures in Frankston can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. On the 18th (Fri), you'll travel to Cowes.

Things to do in Frankston

Parks Outdoors Wildlife
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Cowes

Cowes ©
Resting on the northern coast of Philip Island, Cowes is sandwiched between a coast and a forest.
On the 19th (Sat), look for gifts at Tyde, admire nature's wide array of creatures at The Nobbies Centre, explore the galleries of Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit, thentake in the waterfront at Rhyll Jetty, thenbrush up on your military savvy at National Vietnam Veterans Museum, and finally step off the mainland to explore Koala Conservation Centre.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Cowes trip site.

You can drive from Frankston to Cowes in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in October, and nighttime lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Belgrave.

Things to do in Cowes

Parks Museums Wildlife

Side Trips

The Nobbies Centre, Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit, National Vietnam Veterans Museum, Rhyll Jetty
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Koala Conservation Centre ©
Koala Conservation Centre
The Nobbies Centre ©
The Nobbies Centre
Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit ©
Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit

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Belgrave

Belgrave ©
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Sun): see the interesting displays at National Steam Centre, get outside with Trees Adventure - Glen Harrow Park, and then stop by Belgrave Big Dreams Market.

To see traveler tips and more tourist information, read Belgrave itinerary builder app.

You can drive from Cowes to Belgrave in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of taxi and train. Traveling from Cowes in October, Belgrave is a bit cooler at night with lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Belgrave

Outdoors Museums Shopping

Side Trip

National Steam Centre
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Trees Adventure - Glen Harrow Park ©
Trees Adventure - Glen Harrow Park
Belgrave Big Dreams Market ©
Belgrave Big Dreams Market

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