4 days in Phillip Island & Great Ocean Road Itinerary

4 days in Phillip Island & Great Ocean Road Itinerary

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4 days in Phillip Island & Great Ocean Road Itinerary

Start: Sydney
+3
Fly + bus + train + Drive:  8​h
Summerlands
— 2 nights
+2
Drive + ferry + Drive:  3​h 30​min
Torquay
— 1 night
+2
train + bus + Fly:  6​h 15​min
End: Sydney

2
nights
Summerlands

Summerlands ©
Head to Summerlands on Philip Island for the chance to see thousands of penguins waddling along the coastline.
On the 9th (Wed), admire all the interesting features of Pyramid Rock.

To see more things to do, ratings, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Summerlands online trip builder .

Sydney to Summerlands is an approximately 8-hour combination of flight, train, and car. You can also do a combination of train, flight, and car; or drive. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Sydney in May, with highs in Summerlands at 20°C and lows at 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Torquay.

Things to do in Summerlands

#Parks, #Nature, #Theme Parks

Side Trips

Cowes, Pyramid Rock, National Vietnam Veterans Museum, Churchill Island
Accommodations
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The Nobbies Centre ©
The Nobbies Centre
A Maze'N Things ©
A Maze'N Things
Churchill Island ©
Churchill Island

1
night
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 11th (Fri): take a memorable drive along The Great Ocean Road. On the 12th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: visit a coastal fixture at Split Point Lighthouse, then make a trip to Teddy's Lookout, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Erskine Falls.

To find photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, read Torquay trip maker app .

You can do a combination of car and ferry from Summerlands to Torquay in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, ferry, and bus. In May, daily temperatures in Torquay can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Torquay

#Scenic Drive, #Outdoors, #Nature

Side Trips

Lorne, Split Point Lighthouse
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The Great Ocean Road
The Great Ocean Road
Erskine Falls ©
Erskine Falls
Teddy's Lookout ©
Teddy's Lookout

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