13 days in Australia Itinerary

13 days in Australia Itinerary

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13 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Melbourne
Drive:  3​h 15​min
1
Port Campbell
— 2 nights
+3
bus + train + bus + Fly:  13​h 15​min
2
Albany
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
3
Margaret River
— 3 nights
bus + Fly:  11​h 45​min
4
Kangaroo Island
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
End: Melbourne

2
nights
Port Campbell

Port Campbell ©
Port Campbell is a coastal town in Victoria, Australia. Get in touch with nature at Gibsons Steps and Otway Fly Treetop Adventures. Spend the 7th (Sun) exploring nature at Port Campbell National Park. There's much more to do: explore the striking landscape at London Bridge, take some stellar pictures from Twelve Apostles, and admire all the interesting features of Loch Ard Gorge.

To see other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Port Campbell day trip app .

Melbourne to Port Campbell is an approximately 3.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) so you can travel to Albany.

Things to do in Port Campbell

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trips

Twelve Apostles, Otway Fly Treetop Adventures
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Gibsons Steps ©
Gibsons Steps
Otway Fly Treetop Adventures ©
Otway Fly Treetop Adventures
Loch Ard Gorge ©
Loch Ard Gorge

2
nights
Albany

Albany ©
Founded as a military outpost in 1826, Albany is the oldest town in Western Australia, just barely gaining this title by being settled two years earlier than Fremantle and Perth.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Cosy Corner Beach and Little Beach. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Nanarup Beach and Forest Hill Vineyard. Step out of Albany with an excursion to Greens Pool in Denmark--about 1 hour away. The adventure continues: stroll through Emu Point, don't miss a visit to Albany Wind Farm, examine the collection at National Anzac Centre, and explore the striking landscape at The Gap and Natural Bridge.

To see maps, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Albany itinerary site .

Do a combination of bus, train, and flight from Port Campbell to Albany in 13.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Port Campbell to Albany is minus 2 hours. April in Albany sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Margaret River.

Things to do in Albany

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Denmark, Nanarup Beach, Cosy Corner Beach
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Greens Pool ©
Greens Pool
Cosy Corner Beach ©
Cosy Corner Beach
Nanarup Beach ©
Nanarup Beach

3
nights
Margaret River

Margaret River ©
A low-rise, laid-back town of approximately 4,500 inhabitants, Margaret River serves as an ideal local base to explore the surrounding wine region.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Yallingup Beach and Cape Grace Wines. Get outdoors at Cowaramup Bay and Meelup Beach. Get out of town with these interesting Margaret River side-trips: Yallingup (Ngilgi Cave & Canal Rocks) and Jewel Cave (in Augusta). Next up on the itinerary: tour the pleasant surroundings at Hamelin Bay, identify plant and animal life at Sunflowers Animal Farm, and Head underground at Mammoth Cave.

To see more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Margaret River online trip planner .

Traveling by car from Albany to Margaret River takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of flight and bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Kangaroo Island.

Things to do in Margaret River

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Yallingup, Boranup, Meelup Beach, Jewel Cave, Cowaramup Bay
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Yallingup Beach ©
Yallingup Beach
Cowaramup Bay ©
Cowaramup Bay
Meelup Beach ©
Meelup Beach

3
nights
Kangaroo Island

Kangaroo Island ©
Abandoned by Aborigines a few thousand years ago, Kangaroo Island attracts over 140,000 visitors each year.
Bring the kids along to Stokes Beach and Raptor Domain. Explore hidden gems such as Remarkable Rocks and KI Spirits. Spend the 16th (Tue) exploring nature at Flinders Chase National Park. There's more to do: identify plant and animal life at Will's Rare Breeds Farm and explore the striking landscape at Admirals Arch.

For other places to visit, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read our Kangaroo Island trip builder app .

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Margaret River to Kangaroo Island in 12 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Margaret River to Kangaroo Island. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kangaroo Island

Parks Wildlife Nature
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Remarkable Rocks ©
Remarkable Rocks
Stokes Beach ©
Stokes Beach
Raptor Domain ©
Raptor Domain

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