6 days in Melbourne & Phillip Island Itinerary

6 days in Melbourne & Phillip Island Itinerary

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6 days in Melbourne & Phillip Island Itinerary

Start: Kuala Lumpur
Fly:  10​h 45​min
1
Melbourne
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Rhyll
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  14​h
End: Kuala Lumpur

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.
Kids will enjoy Melbourne Zoo and Melbourne Museum. Step out of Melbourne to go to Werribee and see Werribee Open Range Zoo, which is approximately 42 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, take in panoramic vistas at Eureka Skydeck 88, admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Victoria, and have some family-friendly fun at Zero Latency.

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

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Melbourne is an approximately 11-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Malaysia Time to Australian Eastern Standard Time (Victoria) is 2 hours. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from Kuala Lumpur in August: high temperatures in Melbourne hover around 16°C and lows are around 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) so you can drive to Rhyll.

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Museums

Side Trip

Werribee Open Range Zoo
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Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo
Werribee Open Range Zoo ©
Werribee Open Range Zoo
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum

2
nights
Rhyll

Rhyll ©
Rhyll is a small fishing town on Phillip Island in Victoria, Australia. Start off your visit on the 15th (Thu): try for a hole-in-one at Grumpys Crazy Golf, tour the pleasant surroundings at The Nobbies Centre, then find something for the whole family at A Maze'N Things, then identify plant and animal life at Koala Conservation Centre, and finally take in the waterfront at Rhyll Jetty.

For reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Rhyll route planning app .

You can drive from Melbourne to Rhyll in 2 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 16°C, and evening lows to 8°C. You'll have a few hours on the 16th (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Rhyll

Parks Theme Parks Nature

Side Trips

Cowes, Churchill Island, The Nobbies Centre
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Koala Conservation Centre ©
Koala Conservation Centre
A Maze'N Things ©
A Maze'N Things
The Nobbies Centre ©
The Nobbies Centre

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