6 days in Greater Melbourne, Adelaide Hills & Adelaide Itinerary

6 days in Greater Melbourne, Adelaide Hills & Adelaide Itinerary

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6 days in Greater Melbourne, Adelaide Hills & Adelaide Itinerary

Start: Melbourne
Drive:  15​min
1
St Kilda
— 1 day
Drive:  30​min
2
Williamstown
— 1 night
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  4​h 15​min
3
Hahndorf
— 1 night
Drive:  30​min
4
Adelaide
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
End: Melbourne

1
day
St Kilda

St Kilda ©
St Kilda is an inner suburb (neighbourhood) of the metropolitan area of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 6 km south-east of Melbourne's Central Business District. Start off your visit on the 25th (Tue): get engrossed in the history at Jewish Holocaust Centre, then find your balance on the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, then enjoy the sand and surf at St. Kilda Beach, and finally make a trip to Christ Church St Kilda.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, you can read our St Kilda road trip planning app .

Melbourne to St Kilda is an approximately half hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. In December in St Kilda, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) so you can travel to Williamstown.

Things to do in St Kilda

Outdoors Adventure Tours

Side Trip

Jewish Holocaust Centre
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St. Kilda Beach ©
St. Kilda Beach
Jewish Holocaust Centre ©
Jewish Holocaust Centre
Stand-Up Paddleboarding

1
night
Williamstown

Williamstown ©
On the 26th (Wed), meet the residents at Werribee Open Range Zoo, see the interesting displays at Scienceworks, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Williamstown Uniting Church.

To see reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read Williamstown trip builder tool .

Williamstown is very close to St Kilda. In December, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) early enough to travel to Hahndorf.

Things to do in Williamstown

Parks Museums Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Werribee Open Range Zoo, Scienceworks
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Werribee Open Range Zoo ©
Werribee Open Range Zoo
Scienceworks ©
Scienceworks
Williamstown Uniting Church ©
Williamstown Uniting Church

1
night
Hahndorf

Hahndorf ©
Hahndorf is a small town in the Adelaide Hills region of South Australia. On the 27th (Thu), relax in the rural setting at Beerenberg Farm, take in nature's colorful creations at The Cedars, then look for all kinds of wild species at Cleland Wildlife Park, and finally get great views at Mount Lofty Summit.

For reviews, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Hahndorf trip itinerary tool .

Explore your travel options from Williamstown to Hahndorf with the Route module. In December, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Adelaide.

Things to do in Hahndorf

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trips

Mount Lofty Summit, Cleland Wildlife Park
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Cleland Wildlife Park ©
Cleland Wildlife Park
Beerenberg Farm ©
Beerenberg Farm

3
nights
Adelaide

Adelaide exists contentedly as a cultured, diverse, and attractive city with a laid-back center, leafy residential districts, and an underlying cosmopolitan atmosphere.
Dedicate the 30th (Sun) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. There's much more to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Adelaide Botanic Garden, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Adelaide Zoo, take a stroll through Rundle Mall, and explore the world behind art at Art Gallery of South Australia.

To find where to stay, maps, and tourist information, go to the Adelaide online trip planner .

Adelaide is just a short distance from Hahndorf. In December, daytime highs in Adelaide are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Adelaide

Tours Parks Museums
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Adelaide Botanic Garden ©
Adelaide Botanic Garden
Adelaide Oval ©
Adelaide Oval

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