12 days in Australia Itinerary

12 days in Australia Itinerary

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12 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Drive:  12​h
1
Port Campbell
— 1 night
Drive:  30​min
2
Princetown
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Lorne
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
Apollo Bay
— 3 nights
Drive + ferry:  3​h 15​min
5
Fingal
— 3 nights
+2
ferry + Drive + Fly:  5​h 30​min
End: Sydney

1
night
Port Campbell

Port Campbell ©
Port Campbell is a coastal town in Victoria, Australia. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Bay of Islands as well as London Bridge. Start off your visit on the 20th (Thu): look for all kinds of wild species at Loch Ard Gorge, then take in the dramatic natural features at London Bridge, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Bay of Islands.

To see ratings, maps, reviews, and tourist information, read our Port Campbell road trip tool .

Sydney to Port Campbell is an approximately 9.5-hour combination of train, flight, and bus. You can also do a combination of flight, train, and bus; or drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) early enough to drive to Princetown.

Things to do in Port Campbell

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Bay of Islands
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Loch Ard Gorge ©
Loch Ard Gorge
Port Campbell National Park ©
Port Campbell National Park
London Bridge ©
London Bridge

2
nights
Princetown

Princetown ©
Twelve Apostles has been added to your itinerary. On the 22nd (Sat), explore the striking landscape at Twelve Apostles and then admire the sheer force of Triplet Falls. On the 23rd (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: trek along Otway Fly Treetop Adventures, then kick back and relax at Johanna Beach, and then look for gifts at Hugs Across The Cosmos.

For traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Princetown itinerary planner.

Princetown is just a short distance from Port Campbell. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) early enough to go by car to Lorne.

Things to do in Princetown

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Triplet Falls, Otway Fly Treetop Adventures, Johanna Beach, Hugs Across The Cosmos
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Twelve Apostles ©
Twelve Apostles
Otway Fly Treetop Adventures ©
Otway Fly Treetop Adventures
Triplet Falls ©
Triplet Falls

2
nights
Lorne

Lorne ©
Lorne is a seaside town on Louttit Bay in Victoria, Australia. You've now added Great Ocean Road Memorial Archway to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): make a trip to Great Ocean Road Memorial Archway, make a trip to The Lorne Pier, then visit a coastal fixture at Split Point Lighthouse, then take in the dramatic scenery at Erskine Falls, and finally don't miss a visit to Teddy's Lookout. On the 23rd (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: delve into the lush surroundings at Lorne Beach.

For maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Lorne trip planner .

Getting from Port Campbell to Lorne by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 16°C, and evening lows to 6°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Lorne

Nature Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Split Point Lighthouse
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Lorne Beach ©
Lorne Beach
Erskine Falls ©
Erskine Falls
Teddy's Lookout ©
Teddy's Lookout

3
nights
Apollo Bay

Apollo Bay ©
Apollo Bay is a coastal town in southwestern Victoria, Australia. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Wed): hike along Great Ocean Walk, look for all kinds of wild species at Kennet River Koala Walk, and then admire the sheer force of Carisbrook Waterfall. Here are some ideas for day two: make a trip to Cape Otway Lightstation, then stop by Bay of Apostles, then delve into the lush surroundings at Mait's Rest, and finally take some stellar pictures from Mariners Lookout.

For more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, use the Apollo Bay trip planner .

Traveling by bus from Lorne to Apollo Bay takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Fri) to allow time for travel to Fingal.

Things to do in Apollo Bay

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Kennet River Koala Walk, Cape Otway Lightstation
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Mait's Rest ©
Mait's Rest
Great Ocean Walk ©
Great Ocean Walk
Cape Otway Lightstation ©
Cape Otway Lightstation

3
nights
Fingal

Fingal ©
Fingal is a rural locality of the Mornington Peninsula abutting Bass Strait along Gunnamatta Beach and lying between the suburbs of Rye and Cape Schanck. You've now added Peninsula Hot Springs to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 28th (Fri): tee off at Truemans Golf Range. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 29th (Sat): trek along The Coastal Walk, then hike along Cape Schanck Boardwalk, then identify plant and animal life at Pulpit Rock, and finally indulge in some personalized pampering at Peninsula Hot Springs.

Find out how to plan Fingal trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.

You can do a combination of car and ferry from Apollo Bay to Fingal in 3.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of bus and ferry. In June in Fingal, expect temperatures between 16°C during the day and 7°C at night. On the 1st (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Fingal

Outdoors Wildlife Parks

Side Trips

Cape Schanck, Cape Schanck Boardwalk, St. John's Anglican Church, Scuba & Snorkeling, Panorama Garden Estate
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Truemans Golf Range ©
Truemans Golf Range
Peninsula Hot Springs ©
Peninsula Hot Springs
Cape Schanck Lighthouse ©
Cape Schanck Lighthouse

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