8 days in Melbourne, Great Ocean Road & Yarra Valley Itinerary

8 days in Melbourne, Great Ocean Road & Yarra Valley Itinerary

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8 days in Melbourne, Great Ocean Road & Yarra Valley Itinerary

Singapore
Fly:  10​h 30​min
Melbourne
— 2 nights
Fly:  2​h 30​min
Warrnambool
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
Torquay
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
Healesville
— 2 nights
Fly:  12​h 30​min
Singapore

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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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Melbourne Zoo and Old Melbourne Gaol. And it doesn't end there: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, don't miss a visit to Shrine of Remembrance, enjoy breathtaking views from Eureka Skydeck 88, and examine the collection at Melbourne Museum.

To see where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Melbourne visit website .

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 July, things will get cooler in Melbourne: highs are around 15°C and lows about 6°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Tue) so you can travel to Warrnambool.

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Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum
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Eureka Skydeck 88

1
day
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 1st (Wed): identify plant and animal life at Tower Hill Wildlife Reserve, then enjoy the sand and surf at Logan's Beach, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Lake Pertobe Adventure Playground.

For ratings, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Warrnambool attractions planner.

You can fly from Melbourne to Warrnambool in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) so you can drive to Torquay.

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Lake Pertobe Adventure Playground ©
Tower Hill Wildlife Reserve ©
Tower Hill Wildlife Reserve

1
day
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 2nd (Thu), take a memorable drive along The Great Ocean Road.

To see reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Torquay online attractions planner .

You can drive from Warrnambool to Torquay in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of flight and train. August in Torquay sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 5°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Healesville.

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The Great Ocean Road
The Great Ocean Road

1
day
Healesville

Healesville ©
Healesville's population of over 6,500 thrives on horticulture, tourism, and viticulture (the study of grapes).
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Fri): appreciate the views at Healesville Sanctuary.

To see reviews, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, use the Healesville road trip tool .

Drive from Torquay to Healesville in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 16°C, and evening lows to 4°C. On the 4th (Sat), you're off tohome.

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Healesville Sanctuary ©
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