21 days in Greater Melbourne Itinerary

21 days in Greater Melbourne Itinerary

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21 days in Greater Melbourne Itinerary

Start: Munich
Fly:  28​h
1
Bacchus Marsh
— 6 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Hawthorn
— 11 nights
Fly:  28​h
End: Munich

6
nights
Bacchus Marsh

Bacchus Marsh ©
Bacchus Marsh is a rural centre and regional locality in Victoria, Australia located approximately 57km north west of the state capital Melbourne and 15km west of Melton at a near equidistance to the major cities of Melbourne, Ballarat and Geelong. Castlemaine Art Museum and Australian National Surfing Museum will appeal to museum buffs. Visit 13th Beach and Fisherman's Beach for some beach relaxation. Change things up with these side-trips from Bacchus Marsh: Serendip Sanctuary (in Lara), Hepburn Springs (Hepburn Mineral Springs Reserve & Portal 108) and Chocolate Mill (in Mount Franklin). Spend the 22nd (Fri) exploring nature at You Yangs Regional Park. There's lots more to do: get to know the fascinating history of Main Street, stop by The Restorers Barn, shop like a local with Creswick Market, and admire the natural beauty at Buda Historic Home and Garden.

To find more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Bacchus Marsh trip planner.

Munich, Germany to Bacchus Marsh is an approximately 28-hour flight. The time zone changes from Central European Time to Australian Eastern Standard Time (Victoria), which is usually a 9 hour difference. Traveling from Munich in March, things will get warmer in Bacchus Marsh: highs are around 28°C and lows about 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Hawthorn.

Things to do in Bacchus Marsh

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Wildlife

Side Trips

Castlemaine, Torquay, Hepburn Springs, 13th Beach, Serendip Sanctuary
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13th Beach ©
13th Beach
Chocolate Mill ©
Chocolate Mill
Castlemaine Art Museum ©
Castlemaine Art Museum

11
nights
Hawthorn

Hawthorn ©
Hawthorn is an inner suburb of Melbourne, Australia, 6km east of Melbourne's central business district. For shopping fun, head to Prom Country Cheese or Tyabb Packing House Antiques. You'll get in some beach time at Portsea Back Beach and Safety Beach. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Hawthorn: Warragul Country Club (in Warragul), Australian National Aviation Museum (in Moorabbin) and Y Water Discovery Centre (in Yea). Spend the 3rd (Wed) exploring nature at Arthurs Seat State Park. Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sand and surf at Point Lonsdale Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Elwood Beach, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and look for all kinds of wild species at Buxton Trout & Salmon Farm.

For more things to do, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read Hawthorn travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Bacchus Marsh to Hawthorn takes an hour. In March in Hawthorn, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 16°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Hawthorn

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches

Side Trips

Portsea, Red Hill, Brighton Beach, Y Water Discovery Centre, Mount Martha Beach
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Portsea Back Beach ©
Portsea Back Beach
Buxton Trout & Salmon Farm ©
Buxton Trout & Salmon Farm
Warragul Country Club ©
Warragul Country Club

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