9 days in Melbourne, Grampians & Ballarat Itinerary

9 days in Melbourne, Grampians & Ballarat Itinerary

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Melbourne
— 4 nights
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Dunkeld
— 2 nights
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Ballarat
— 2 nights

4
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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 The Great Ocean Road and Werribee Open Range Zoo. And it doesn't end there: admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Gardens, examine the collection at Melbourne Museum, meet the residents at Melbourne Zoo, and steep yourself in history at Old Melbourne Gaol.

To find out how to plan a trip to Melbourne, use our trip itinerary maker.

Singapore, Singapore to Melbourne is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Singapore to Melbourne due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Singapore in November, you will find days in Melbourne are little chillier (26°C), and nights are much colder (11°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) early enough to travel to Dunkeld.

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks · Outdoors · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Werribee Open Range Zoo, The Great Ocean Road
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The Great Ocean Road ©
The Great Ocean Road
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo
Werribee Open Range Zoo ©
Werribee Open Range Zoo

2
nights
Dunkeld

Dunkeld ©
Dunkeld is a town in Victoria, Australia at the southern end of the Grampians National Park, in the Shire of Southern Grampians. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Thu): trek along Chimney Pots, then tour the pleasant surroundings at The Pinnacle, and then admire the sheer force of Burrong Falls. On the 22nd (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Abrupt, see the sights as you ascend with a climbing tour, and then take some stellar pictures from Boroka Lookout.

For photos, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Dunkeld tour planner.

You can drive from Melbourne to Dunkeld in 3.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) so you can travel to Ballarat.

Things to do in Dunkeld

Outdoors · Parks · Trails

Side Trip

Halls Gap
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The Pinnacle ©
The Pinnacle
Chimney Pots ©
Chimney Pots
Climbing Tours

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Ballarat

Ballarat ©
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Start off your visit on the 23rd (Sat): contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Wendouree, then get engrossed in the history at Sovereign Hill, and then admire the natural beauty at Ballarat Botanical Gardens.

To see ratings and more tourist information, refer to the Ballarat online travel route planner.

You can drive from Dunkeld to Ballarat in 2 hours. In November, daytime highs in Ballarat are 25°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Sun) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Ballarat

Parks · Wildlife · Historic Sites
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Lake Wendouree ©
Lake Wendouree
Sovereign Hill ©
Sovereign Hill
Ballarat Wildlife Park ©
Ballarat Wildlife Park

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