16 days in Australia Itinerary

16 days in Australia Itinerary

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16 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Melbourne
1
Melbourne
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Torquay
— 2 nights
Drive:  45​min
3
Lorne
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h
4
Apollo Bay
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
5
Port Fairy
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
6
Port Campbell
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
End: Melbourne

2
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Melbourne is known for museums, parks, shopping, zoos & aquariums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: kick back and relax at Sandridge Beach.

To see ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Melbourne online route planner .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Melbourne. In November, daytime highs in Melbourne are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Torquay.

Things to do in Melbourne

#Beaches, #Parks, #Outdoors
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Sandridge Beach ©
Sandridge Beach

2
nights
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.
The Great Ocean Road has been added to your itinerary. On the 26th (Mon), tour the pleasant surroundings at Bells Beach and then admire all the interesting features of The Great Ocean Road.

To find out how to plan a trip to Torquay, use our trip itinerary maker.

Drive from Melbourne to Torquay in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Expect a daytime high around 25°C in November, and nighttime lows around 11°C. You will leave for Lorne on the 27th (Tue).

Things to do in Torquay

#Outdoors, #Scenic Drive, #Beaches
Find places to stay Nov 25 — 27:
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The Great Ocean Road
The Great Ocean Road

3
nights
Lorne

Lorne ©
Lorne is a seaside town on Louttit Bay in Victoria, Australia. You've now added Lorne Beach to your itinerary. On the 26th (Mon), delve into the lush surroundings at Lorne Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: enjoy the sea views from Split Point Lighthouse, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Mary of the Angels, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Eastern Beach Reserve.

To find where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Lorne trip site .

Traveling by car from Melbourne to Lorne takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. November in Lorne sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Wed) to allow time for the car ride back home.

Things to do in Lorne

#Parks, #Beaches, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Geelong, Split Point Lighthouse, Blakes Estate Winery
Find places to stay Nov 27 — 30:
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Eastern Beach Reserve ©
Eastern Beach Reserve
Lorne Beach ©
Lorne Beach
Erskine Falls ©
Erskine Falls

2
nights
Apollo Bay

Apollo Bay ©
Apollo Bay is a coastal town in southwestern Victoria, Australia. Start off your visit on the 30th (Fri): delve into the lush surroundings at Mait's Rest. On the 1st (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: trek along Otway Fly Treetop Adventures and then stroll through Johanna Beach.

For photos, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Apollo Bay online tour itinerary planner .

You can drive from Lorne to Apollo Bay in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Port Fairy.

Things to do in Apollo Bay

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Trails

Side Trips

Johanna Beach, Otway Fly Treetop Adventures, Cape Otway Lightstation
Find places to stay Nov 30 — Dec 2:
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Otway Fly Treetop Adventures ©
Otway Fly Treetop Adventures
Great Ocean Walk ©
Great Ocean Walk
Mait's Rest ©
Mait's Rest

3
nights
Port Fairy

Port Fairy ©
Port Fairy is a coastal town in south-western Victoria, Australia. Start off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): learn about winemaking at Basalt Wines, then grab your bike and head to Foreshore Promenade, then examine the collection at Flagstaff Hill Maritime Village, and finally grab your bike and head to Port Fairy to Warrnambool Rail Trail. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Lake Pertobe Adventure Playground, then take in the exciting artwork at Blarney Books and Art, then enjoy the sea views from Griffiths Island Lighthouse, and finally head off the coast to Griffiths Island.

To find traveler tips, photos, ratings, and tourist information, use the Port Fairy online route builder .

Drive from Apollo Bay to Port Fairy in 3 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Port Campbell.

Things to do in Port Fairy

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Trails

Side Trips

Warrnambool, Basalt Wines
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Tower Hill Wildlife Reserve ©
Tower Hill Wildlife Reserve
Griffiths Island ©
Griffiths Island
Griffiths Island Lighthouse ©
Griffiths Island Lighthouse

3
nights
Port Campbell

Port Campbell ©
Port Campbell is a coastal town in Victoria, Australia. On the 30th (Fri), look for all kinds of wild species at Loch Ard Gorge. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 1st (Sat): explore the striking landscape of Port Campbell National Park.

To find maps, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Port Campbell trip itinerary builder website .

Traveling by car from Lorne to Port Campbell takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. You will leave for home on the 3rd (Mon).

Things to do in Port Campbell

#Parks, #Nature, #Beaches

Side Trip

Logan's Beach
Find places to stay Dec 5 — 8:
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Port Campbell National Park ©
Port Campbell National Park
Logan's Beach ©
Logan's Beach
Loch Ard Gorge ©
Loch Ard Gorge

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