16 days in Greater Melbourne Itinerary

16 days in Greater Melbourne Itinerary

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16 days in Greater Melbourne Itinerary

Start: Dhaka City
Fly + Drive:  18​h 30​min
1
Diggers Rest
— 7 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Wheelers Hill
— 6 nights
Drive + Fly:  19​h
End: Dhaka City

7
nights
Diggers Rest

Diggers Rest ©
Diggers Rest is a suburb of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 33km north-west from Melbourne's Central Business District. Do some cultural sightseeing at Overnewton Castle and B-24 Liberator Memorial Restoration Australia. Step out of the city life by going to Altona Beach and Melton Botanic Garden. Change things up with these side-trips from Diggers Rest: Brimbank Park (in Keilor East), Bacchus Marsh (St Anne's Winery, Paynes Orchards, & more) and Helicopter Tours (in Essendon). Spend the 26th (Fri) exploring nature at Murray-Sunset National Park. Plan for a day of cool, family-friendly fun on the 27th (Sat) at Funfields. There's lots more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Werribee Open Range Zoo, mingle with the ghosts of the past at Steiglitz, stop by Sun Bookshop, and admire the natural beauty at Victoria State Rose Garden.

To see more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Diggers Rest trip builder.

Dhaka City, Bangladesh to Diggers Rest is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 4 hours traveling from Dhaka City to Diggers Rest. In January, daytime highs in Diggers Rest are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Wheelers Hill.

Things to do in Diggers Rest

Parks Nature Theme Parks

Side Trips

Werribee, Bacchus Marsh, Keilor, Victoria, Brimbank Park
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Animal Land Children's Farm ©
Animal Land Children's Farm
Overnewton Castle ©
Overnewton Castle
Organ Pipes National Park ©
Organ Pipes National Park

6
nights
Wheelers Hill

Wheelers Hill ©
Wheelers Hill is a suburb in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 23 km south-east of Melbourne's central business district. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Rippon Lea House & Gardens and Abbotsford Convent. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Scienceworks and Islamic Museum of Australia. Get out of town with these interesting Wheelers Hill side-trips: St Kilda (St. Kilda Beach & Jewish Museum of Australia), Middle Park Beach (in Middle Park) and Jewish Holocaust Centre (in Elsternwick).

For other places to visit, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Wheelers Hill trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Diggers Rest to Wheelers Hill takes an hour. Traveling from Diggers Rest in January, expect little chillier with lows of 13°C in Wheelers Hill. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Wheelers Hill

Parks Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Elsternwick, St Kilda, Dandenong, Lysterfield Park, Merri Creek Trail
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Merri Creek Trail ©
Merri Creek Trail
Islamic Museum of Australia ©
Islamic Museum of Australia
Dandenong Ranges National Park ©
Dandenong Ranges National Park

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