7 days in Victoria Itinerary

7 days in Victoria Itinerary

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7 days in Victoria Itinerary

Kolkata (Calcutta)
Fly:  21​h
Bendigo
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
Ballarat
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 30​min
Torquay
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
Melbourne
— 2 nights
Fly:  13​h 30​min
Kolkata (Calcutta)

1
day
Bendigo

Bendigo ©
The architect Vahland had designs to make Bendigo a "Vienna of the south" by encouraging European artisans to immigrate to the city.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Sun): get to know the fascinating history of Rosalind Park, then admire the masterpieces at Bendigo Art Gallery, and then pause for some serene contemplation at St Kilian's Church.

For photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Bendigo trip planner .

Kolkata (Calcutta), India to Bendigo is an approximately 21-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 4 hours traveling from Kolkata (Calcutta) to Bendigo. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Ballarat.

Things to do in Bendigo

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Bendigo Art Gallery ©
Bendigo Art Gallery
Rosalind Park ©
Rosalind Park
St Kilian's Church ©
St Kilian's Church

1
day
Ballarat

Ballarat ©
Modern Ballarat is known for its study and innovation of alternative energy sources.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Mon): explore the galleries of Art Gallery of Ballarat, then admire the natural beauty at Ballarat Botanical Gardens, and then explore the activities along Lake Wendouree.

For other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Ballarat online trip itinerary builder .

Traveling by car from Bendigo to Ballarat takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Torquay.

Things to do in Ballarat

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Lake Wendouree ©
Lake Wendouree
Art Gallery of Ballarat ©
Art Gallery of Ballarat
Ballarat Botanical Gardens ©
Ballarat Botanical Gardens

2
days
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.
On the 1st (Tue), kick back and relax at Bells Beach and then kick back and relax at Eastern Beach Reserve. Keep things going the next day: take a peaceful walk through Lorne Beach.

To find where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Torquay day trip planner.

Getting from Ballarat to Torquay by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. April in Torquay sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) to allow time to drive to Melbourne.

Things to do in Torquay

#Outdoors, #Beaches, #Parks

Side Trips

Lorne Beach, Eastern Beach Reserve
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Eastern Beach Reserve ©
Eastern Beach Reserve
Lorne Beach ©
Lorne Beach

2
days
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Thu): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Patrick's Cathedral, enjoy breathtaking views from Eureka Skydeck 88, then learn about all things military at Shrine of Remembrance, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 4th (Fri): contemplate the long history of Old Melbourne Gaol.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Melbourne trip planner.

Traveling by car from Torquay to Melbourne takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In May in Melbourne, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

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Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Shrine of Remembrance ©
Shrine of Remembrance
Old Melbourne Gaol ©
Old Melbourne Gaol

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