60 days in Victoria Itinerary

60 days in Victoria Itinerary

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60 days in Victoria Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
Fly + shuttle:  17​h
1
Ballarat
— 5 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Halls Gap
— 7 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
Warrnambool
— 6 nights
bus + taxi:  1​h 30​min
4
Princetown
— 5 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
5
Apollo Bay
— 5 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
6
Torquay
— 6 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
7
Arthurs Seat
— 5 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
8
Cowes, Phillip Island
— 5 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
9
Melbourne
— 14 nights
Fly:  15​h 45​min
End: New Delhi

5
nights
Ballarat

Ballarat ©
Modern Ballarat is known for its study and innovation of alternative energy sources.
Change things up with these side-trips from Ballarat: Maldon Market (in Maldon), Bendigo (Rosalind Park, Lake Weeroona, & more) and Daylesford (Lake Daylesford & Spas & Wellness). There's lots more to do: browse the exhibits of Sovereign Hill, step into the grandiose world of Kryal Castle, stop by Portal 108, and admire the natural beauty at Ballarat Botanical Gardens.

To find other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Ballarat attractions planner.

New Delhi, India to Ballarat is an approximately 17-hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also do a combination of train, flight, and shuttle. You'll lose 4 hours traveling from New Delhi to Ballarat due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from New Delhi in January; daily highs in Ballarat reach 30°C and lows reach 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) early enough to drive to Halls Gap.

Things to do in Ballarat

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Bendigo, Daylesford, Portal 108, Maldon Market, Cairn Curran Reservoir
Find places to stay Jan 11 — 16:
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Lake Wendouree ©
Lake Wendouree
Sovereign Hill ©
Sovereign Hill
Ballarat Wildlife Park ©
Ballarat Wildlife Park

7
nights
Halls Gap

Halls Gap ©
Halls Gap serves as a home base for visiting Grampians National Park.
Venture out of the city with trips to Nigretta Falls (in Hamilton), Grampians Estate, Great Western Wine Centre (in Great Western) and Montara Winery (in Ararat). Spend the 18th (Fri) exploring nature at Grampians National Park. There's lots more to do: hike along The Pinnacle, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount William (Mount Duwil), stop by The Pickers Market Stawell, and play a few rounds at Grampians Adventure Golf.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Halls Gap trip planning site .

Traveling by car from Ballarat to Halls Gap takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) early enough to drive to Warrnambool.

Things to do in Halls Gap

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Horsham, Donald, Stawell, Montara Winery, Grampians Estate, Great Western Wine Centre
Find places to stay Jan 16 — 23:
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The Pinnacle ©
The Pinnacle
Grampians National Park ©
Grampians National Park
Pierrepoint Wines ©
Pierrepoint Wines

6
nights
Warrnambool

Warrnambool ©
Warrnambool is a regional centre and former port city on the south-western coast of Victoria, Australia. Explore Warrnambool's surroundings by going to Portland (Cape Nelson State Park, Cape Nelson lighthouse, & more), Discovery Bay Marine National Park (in Cape Bridgewater) and Port Fairy (Griffiths Island Lighthouse & Port Fairy Historical Society). Spend the 29th (Tue) exploring nature at Mount Eccles National Park. There's much more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Lake Pertobe Adventure Playground, stop by Allansford Cheese World and Museum, step off the mainland to explore Griffiths Island, and identify plant and animal life at Tower Hill Wildlife Reserve.

To find photos, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Warrnambool travel itinerary planner .

Getting from Halls Gap to Warrnambool by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Princetown.

Things to do in Warrnambool

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Portland, Port Fairy, Basalt Wines, Mount Eccles National Park, Discovery Bay Marine National Park
Find places to stay Jan 23 — 29:
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Lake Pertobe Adventure Playground ©
Lake Pertobe Adventure Playground
Tower Hill Wildlife Reserve ©
Tower Hill Wildlife Reserve
Cape Nelson State Park ©
Cape Nelson State Park

5
nights
Princetown

Princetown ©
Get out of town with these interesting Princetown side-trips: Camperdown (Lake Bullen Merri & Robert Burns Statue). Spend the 31st (Thu) exploring nature at Port Campbell National Park.

To see where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Princetown tour planner.

Traveling by combination of bus and taxi from Warrnambool to Princetown takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) so you can go by car to Apollo Bay.

Things to do in Princetown

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Port Campbell, Camperdown, Timboon Rail Trestle Bridge, Wreck Beach
Find places to stay Jan 29 — Feb 3:
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Twelve Apostles ©
Twelve Apostles
Port Campbell National Park ©
Port Campbell National Park
Loch Ard Gorge ©
Loch Ard Gorge

5
nights
Apollo Bay

Apollo Bay ©
Apollo Bay is a coastal town in southwestern Victoria, Australia. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Apollo Bay: Hopetoun Falls (in Beech Forest), Otway Fly Treetop Adventures (in Weeaproinah) and Colac (Red Rock & Colac Botanic Gardens). Spend the 6th (Wed) exploring nature at Great Otway National Park. The adventure continues: trek along Great Ocean Walk, enjoy the sand and surf at Johanna Beach, take some stellar pictures from Mariners Lookout, and contemplate the waterfront views at Carisbrook Creek.

To find ratings, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Apollo Bay online day trip planner .

You can drive from Princetown to Apollo Bay in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Torquay.

Things to do in Apollo Bay

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Colac, Johanna Beach, Otway Fly Treetop Adventures, Great Otway National Park, Cape Otway Lightstation
Find places to stay Feb 3 — 8:
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Great Ocean Walk ©
Great Ocean Walk
Cape Otway Lightstation ©
Cape Otway Lightstation
Otway Fly Treetop Adventures ©
Otway Fly Treetop Adventures

6
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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Torquay: Geelong (The Rock Adventure Centre, Eastern Beach Reserve, & more), Lorne Beach (in Lorne) and Pope's Eye (in Queenscliff). Plan for a day of cool, family-friendly fun on the 14th (Thu) at Adventure Park Geelong. There's much more to do: take a memorable drive along The Great Ocean Road, enjoy the sand and surf at 13th Beach, get outside with Geelong Adventure Specialists, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Bells Beach.

For other places to visit, maps, reviews, and tourist information, read Torquay trip maker tool .

Traveling by car from Apollo Bay to Torquay takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In February in Torquay, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 17°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) so you can travel to Arthurs Seat.

Things to do in Torquay

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Geelong, Barwon Heads, Point Lonsdale Lighthouse, Lorne Beach, Oz Tenpin Geelong
Find places to stay Feb 8 — 14:
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The Great Ocean Road
The Great Ocean Road
Eastern Beach Reserve ©
Eastern Beach Reserve
13th Beach ©
13th Beach

5
nights
Arthurs Seat

Arthurs Seat ©
Arthurs Seat is a hill and locality on the Mornington Peninsula, within the Shire of Mornington Peninsula, about 75 km south east of Melbourne, Australia. Explore Arthurs Seat's surroundings by going to Sorrento (St Pauls Beach & Sorrento Back Beach), Tyabb Packing House Antiques (in Tyabb) and Moonlit Sanctuary Wildlife Conservation Park (in Pearcedale). There's still lots to do: admire the natural beauty at The Enchanted Adventure Garden, kick back and relax at Ocean Beach, stroll through Cape Schanck Boardwalk, and learn about winemaking at Stumpy Gully Winery.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Arthurs Seat trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Getting from Torquay to Arthurs Seat by car takes about 2.5 hours. February in Arthurs Seat sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Cowes.

Things to do in Arthurs Seat

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Fingal, Red Hill, Sorrento, Flinders, Somers Beach
Find places to stay Feb 14 — 19:
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Gunnamatta Beach ©
Gunnamatta Beach
The Enchanted Adventure Garden ©
The Enchanted Adventure Garden
Somers Beach ©
Somers Beach

5
nights
Cowes, Phillip Island

Cowes ©
Resting on the northern coast of Philip Island, Cowes is sandwiched between a coast and a forest.
Spend the 22nd (Fri) exploring nature at Churchill Island Marine National Park. There's much more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Cape Woolamai Beach, brush up on your military savvy at National Vietnam Veterans Museum, experience rural life at Bimbadeen Phillip Island, and get in on the family fun at A Maze'N Things.

To see where to stay, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Cowes trip website .

Traveling by car from Arthurs Seat to Cowes takes 2 hours. In February, daytime highs in Cowes are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Melbourne.

Things to do in Cowes

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Newhaven, Summerlands, Phillip Island, Ventnor, Pinnacles Lookout
Find places to stay Feb 19 — 24:
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Cape Woolamai Beach ©
Cape Woolamai Beach
The Nobbies Centre ©
The Nobbies Centre
A Maze'N Things ©
A Maze'N Things

14
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Step out of Melbourne with an excursion to Werribee Open Range Zoo in Werribee--about 42 minutes away. Dedicate the 1st (Fri) 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, admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Victoria, meet the residents at Melbourne Zoo, and make a trip to Block Arcade.

To find reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Melbourne tour planner .

You can drive from Cowes to Melbourne in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or do a combination of taxi and train. In February in Melbourne, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 16°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Sun) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks Outdoors Tours

Side Trips

Werribee Open Range Zoo, St. Kilda Beach
Find places to stay Feb 24 — Mar 10:
Highlights from your plan
Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum

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