7 days in Adelaide, Great Ocean Road & Melbourne Itinerary

7 days in Adelaide, Great Ocean Road & Melbourne Itinerary

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7 days in Adelaide, Great Ocean Road & Melbourne Itinerary

Start: Brisbane
Fly:  5​h
1
Adelaide
— 1 night
+2
Fly + taxi + bus:  6​h 45​min
2
Warrnambool
— Few hours
bus + taxi:  1​h 30​min
3
Princetown
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
Apollo Bay
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
5
Melbourne
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 15​min
End: Brisbane

1
night
Adelaide

Adelaide exists contentedly as a cultured, diverse, and attractive city with a laid-back center, leafy residential districts, and an underlying cosmopolitan atmosphere.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Sun): look for all kinds of wild species at Cleland Wildlife Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink.

Plan my day in Adelaide using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Brisbane to Adelaide is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Traveling from Brisbane in September, expect Adelaide to be a bit cooler, temps between 21°C and 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) so you can travel to Warrnambool.

Things to do in Adelaide

#Tours, #Parks, #Wildlife

Side Trip

Cleland Wildlife Park
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Cleland Wildlife Park ©
Cleland Wildlife Park

few
hours
Warrnambool

Warrnambool ©
Warrnambool is a regional centre and former port city on the south-western coast of Victoria, Australia. Start off your visit on the 25th (Tue): examine the collection at Flagstaff Hill Maritime Village, look for all kinds of wild species at Thunder point Coastal Reserve, then look for all kinds of wild species at Tower Hill Wildlife Reserve, and finally step off the mainland to explore Griffiths Island.

For other places to visit, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Warrnambool trip planner .

Getting from Adelaide to Warrnambool by combination of flight and bus takes about 7 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of flight and train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Princetown.

Things to do in Warrnambool

#Parks, #Nature, #Wildlife

Side Trip

Griffiths Island
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Tower Hill Wildlife Reserve ©
Tower Hill Wildlife Reserve
Griffiths Island ©
Griffiths Island
Flagstaff Hill Maritime Village ©
Flagstaff Hill Maritime Village

2
nights
Princetown

Princetown ©
Start off your visit on the 26th (Wed): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Port Campbell National Park. Here are some ideas for day two: revel in the low prices at Apostle Whey Cheese, then explore the striking landscape at London Bridge, then explore and take pictures at Loch Ard Gorge, and finally explore and take pictures at Gibsons Steps.

To find reviews and other tourist information, go to the Princetown day trip planning app .

Getting from Warrnambool to Princetown by combination of bus and taxi takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Apollo Bay.

Things to do in Princetown

#Parks, #Nature, #Wildlife

Side Trip

Port Campbell
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Port Campbell National Park ©
Port Campbell National Park
Apostle Whey Cheese ©
Apostle Whey Cheese
Gibsons Steps ©
Gibsons Steps

1
night
Apollo Bay

Apollo Bay ©
Apollo Bay is a coastal town in southwestern Victoria, Australia. Kick off your visit on the 28th (Fri): take a peaceful walk through Mait's Rest and then trek along Great Ocean Walk.

To find where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Apollo Bay trip builder .

You can drive from Princetown to Apollo Bay in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) so you can go by car to Melbourne.

Things to do in Apollo Bay

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Trails
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Great Ocean Walk ©
Great Ocean Walk
Mait's Rest ©
Mait's Rest

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night
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 29th (Sat): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Patrick's Cathedral, then explore the engaging exhibits at Australian Centre for the Moving Image, then test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Fitzroy Gardens.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Melbourne trip planner .

Traveling by car from Apollo Bay to Melbourne takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Melbourne can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

#Museums, #Childrens Museums, #Fun & Games
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Australian Centre for the Moving Image ©
Fitzroy Gardens ©
Fitzroy Gardens
St. Patrick's Cathedral ©
St. Patrick's Cathedral

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