45 days in Albany, Victoria & Sydney Itinerary

45 days in Albany, Victoria & Sydney Itinerary

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45 days in Albany, Victoria & Sydney Itinerary

Start: Pune
Fly:  23​h 30​min
1
Albany
— 4 nights
Fly:  8​h 45​min
2
Mildura
— 2 nights
Fly + shuttle:  3​h 45​min
3
Ballarat
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
4
Torquay
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
5
Port Campbell
— 4 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
6
Red Hill
— 5 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
7
Cowes
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h
8
Melbourne
— 8 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
9
Sydney
— 9 nights
Fly:  17​h 15​min
End: Pune

4
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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Albany: Devils Slide (in Porongurup National Park) and Denmark (Greens Pool, Elephant Rocks, & more). Spend the 6th (Thu) exploring nature at Torndirrup National Park. There's lots more to do: examine the collection at National Anzac Centre, make a trip to Field of Light: Avenue of Honour, enjoy the sand and surf at Little Beach, and appreciate the history behind Desert Mounted Corps Memorial.

For ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Albany travel planner .

Pune, India to Albany is an approximately 23.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from India Standard Time to Australian Western Standard Time, which is usually a 2 hour difference. In June, daytime highs in Albany are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 8°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) so you can travel to Mildura.

Things to do in Albany

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Denmark, Devils Slide
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Greens Pool ©
Greens Pool
National Anzac Centre ©
National Anzac Centre
Elephant Rocks ©
Elephant Rocks

2
nights
Mildura

Mildura ©
The supplier of 80 percent of Victoria's grapes, Mildura is an integral part of the Australian wine industry.
Mildura is known for breweries & distilleries, fun & games, nightlife, museums, and theme parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: sample the fine beverages at Fossey's Ginporium and Distillery, learn about winemaking at Oak Valley Estate Winery, walk around Merbein Common, and have some family-friendly fun at Inflatable World.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Mildura trip planner .

Fly from Albany to Mildura in 9 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone changes from Australian Western Standard Time to Australian Eastern Standard Time (Victoria), which is usually a 2 hour difference. Expect slightly colder evenings in Mildura when traveling from Albany in June, with lows around 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) early enough to travel to Ballarat.

Things to do in Mildura

Fun & Games Museums Wineries

Side Trip

Cappa Stone Wines
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Inflatable World ©
Inflatable World
Cappa Stone Wines ©
Cappa Stone Wines
Mildura Riverfront ©
Mildura Riverfront

4
nights
Ballarat

Ballarat ©
Modern Ballarat is known for its study and innovation of alternative energy sources.
Venture out of the city with trips to Bendigo (Central Deborah Gold Mine & Bendigo Art Gallery), Rod Hadfields Hot Rod Museum (in Chewton) and Daylesford (Lake Daylesford & Spas). And it doesn't end there: contemplate the long history of Sovereign Hill, make a trip to Arch of Victory, grab your bike and head to Castlemaine-Maldon Railside Trail, and take in the spiritual surroundings of St Augustine's Church.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read our Ballarat trip itinerary builder site .

You can do a combination of flight and shuttle from Mildura to Ballarat in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Ballarat can reach 16°C, while at night they dip to 6°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) so you can go by car to Torquay.

Things to do in Ballarat

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trips

Daylesford, Bendigo, St Augustine's Church, Rod Hadfields Hot Rod Museum, Castlemaine-Maldon Railside Trail
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Lake Wendouree ©
Lake Wendouree
Sovereign Hill ©
Sovereign Hill
Spas

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.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Fri): take some stellar pictures from Point Danger Lookout, cruise along The Great Ocean Road, and then relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 15th (Sat): identify plant and animal life at Point Addis Marine National Park.

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You can drive from Ballarat to Torquay in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In June, plan for daily highs up to 16°C, and evening lows to 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Port Campbell.

Things to do in Torquay

Nature Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Point Addis Marine National Park
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The Great Ocean Road ©
The Great Ocean Road
Spas
Point Addis Marine National Park ©
Point Addis Marine National Park

4
nights
Port Campbell

Port Campbell ©
Port Campbell is a coastal town in Victoria, Australia. Change things up with these side-trips from Port Campbell: Cape Otway Lightstation (in Cape Otway) and Apollo Bay (Mait's Rest, Mariners Lookout, & more). Spend the 17th (Mon) exploring nature at Port Campbell National Park. There's much more to do: take in the dramatic natural features at Twelve Apostles, don't miss a visit to Gibsons Steps, and get great views at Loch Ard Gorge.

To find ratings, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Port Campbell trip itinerary maker tool .

Drive from Torquay to Port Campbell in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Red Hill.

Things to do in Port Campbell

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Apollo Bay, Cape Otway Lightstation, Twelve Apostles
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Twelve Apostles ©
Twelve Apostles
Port Campbell National Park ©
Port Campbell National Park
Loch Ard Gorge ©
Loch Ard Gorge

5
nights
Red Hill

Red Hill ©
Red Hill is a small rural community, located in the hinterland of the Mornington Peninsula, about an hour's drive south of Melbourne, in Victoria, Australia. Step out of Red Hill with an excursion to Point Nepean National Park in Portsea--about 54 minutes away. The adventure continues: take in nature's colorful creations at Panorama Garden Estate, do a tasting at Rahona Valley Vineyard, play a few rounds at Rosebud Park Golf Course, and relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

To see traveler tips, ratings, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Red Hill holiday maker website .

Drive from Port Campbell to Red Hill in 4 hours. In June, daytime highs in Red Hill are 16°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Cowes.

Things to do in Red Hill

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Shoreham, Mornington, Rosebud, The Two Bays Walking Track, Cape Schanck Boardwalk
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Panorama Garden Estate ©
Panorama Garden Estate
The Enchanted Adventure Garden ©
The Enchanted Adventure Garden
Point Nepean National Park ©
Point Nepean National Park

4
nights
Cowes

Cowes ©
Resting on the northern coast of Philip Island, Cowes is sandwiched between a coast and a forest.
Spend the 26th (Wed) exploring nature at Churchill Island Marine National Park. There's much more to do: step off the mainland to explore Koala Conservation Centre, hike along Swan Lake Trail, find something for the whole family at A Maze'N Things, and get to know the resident critters at The Nobbies Centre.

To find ratings, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Cowes trip builder website .

Getting from Red Hill to Cowes by car takes about 2 hours. June in Cowes sees daily highs of 16°C and lows of 7°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Melbourne.

Things to do in Cowes

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Newhaven, Summerlands, Ventnor, Seal Rock, Rhyll Jetty
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Koala Conservation Centre ©
Koala Conservation Centre
The Nobbies Centre ©
The Nobbies Centre
National Vietnam Veterans Museum ©
National Vietnam Veterans Museum

8
nights
Melbourne

The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
When in Melbourne, make a side trip to see Werribee Open Range Zoo in Werribee, approximately 42 minutes away. Dedicate the 3rd (Wed) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. There's still lots to do: admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Gardens, contemplate the long history of Old Melbourne Gaol, stroll through Melbourne Zoo, and soar above the sights with a balloon tour.

To see photos, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, use the Melbourne trip planner.

You can drive from Cowes to Melbourne in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of taxi and train. In June, daily temperatures in Melbourne can reach 16°C, while at night they dip to 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) so you can travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Melbourne

Tours Museums Parks

Side Trip

Werribee Open Range Zoo
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Balloon Rides
Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo

9
nights
Sydney

Sydney ©
Lent iconic status as a result of its famous bridge and opera house, Sydney has a down-to-earth charm that enhances its spectacular setting and functional efficiency.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Sydney: Lincoln's Rock (in Blue Mountains National Park) and Katoomba (Blue Mountains, The Three Sisters, & more). Spend the 14th (Sun) exploring nature at Bradleys Head Trail. The adventure continues: admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Garden Sydney, get to know the fascinating history of The Rocks, kick back and relax at Manly Beach, and don't miss a visit to Sydney Harbour Bridge.

To see more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Sydney tour itinerary maker website .

Getting from Melbourne to Sydney by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Melbourne in July: highs in Sydney hover around 21°C, while lows dip to 9°C. You'll set off for home on the 15th (Mon).

Things to do in Sydney

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Katoomba, Lincoln's Rock
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Royal Botanic Garden Sydney ©
Royal Botanic Garden Sydney
Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
The Rocks ©
The Rocks

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