8 days in Melbourne & Cowes Itinerary

8 days in Melbourne & Cowes Itinerary

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8 days in Melbourne & Cowes Itinerary

Start: Melbourne
Melbourne
— 7 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
Cowes
— Few hours
Drive:  2​h
End: Melbourne

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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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Healesville Sanctuary, Puffing Billy Railway, Parliament House of Victoria, and other attractions. There's lots more to do: look for gifts at Haigh's Chocolates Collins Street, make a trip to Hosier Lane, and examine the collection at Scienceworks.

To find reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Melbourne trip planner .

If you are flying in from Philippines, the closest major airport is Melbourne International Airport. In September, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Cowes.

Things to do in Melbourne

#Tours, #Museums, #Shopping

Side Trips

Peninsula Hot Springs, Puffing Billy Railway, Great Ocean Road Tours - Day Tours, Healesville Sanctuary, Scienceworks
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National Gallery of Victoria ©
National Gallery of Victoria
Shrine of Remembrance ©
Shrine of Remembrance
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum

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Cowes

Cowes
Resting on the northern coast of Philip Island, Cowes is sandwiched between a coast and a forest.
To see where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, use the Cowes travel planning tool .

Traveling by car from Melbourne to Cowes takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or do a combination of train and car. September in Cowes sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 9°C at night. On the 20th (Thu), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Cowes

#Tours, #Outdoors, #Wildlife
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