8 days in Australia Itinerary

8 days in Australia Itinerary

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8 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Adelaide
Drive:  7​h
1
Portland
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Warrnambool
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
3
Apollo Bay
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h
4
Lorne
— 1 night
Drive:  45​min
5
Torquay
— 2 nights
Drive:  8​h 30​min
End: Adelaide

1
night
Portland

Portland ©
Portland is a city in Victoria, Australia, and is the oldest European settlement in the state. To find maps, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Portland itinerary site .

Adelaide to Portland is an approximately 6-hour car ride. You can also fly. In April, Portland is little chillier than Adelaide - with highs of 22°C and lows of 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Warrnambool.

Things to do in Portland

#Historic Sites
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Cape Nelson lighthouse ©
Cape Nelson lighthouse

1
night
Warrnambool

Warrnambool ©
Warrnambool is a regional centre and former port city on the south-western coast of Victoria, Australia. Start off your visit on the 17th (Tue): enjoy the sand and surf at Logan's Beach, then don't miss a visit to The Grotto, and then explore the striking landscape at London Bridge.

For photos, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Warrnambool travel route builder tool .

You can drive from Portland to Warrnambool in 1.5 hours. On the 18th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Apollo Bay.

Things to do in Warrnambool

#Parks, #Nature, #Beaches

Side Trips

Port Campbell, Basalt Wines
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Logan's Beach ©
Logan's Beach
Tower Hill Wildlife Reserve ©
Tower Hill Wildlife Reserve
Basalt Wines ©
Basalt Wines

2
nights
Apollo Bay

Apollo Bay ©
Apollo Bay is a coastal town in southwestern Victoria, Australia. Kick off your visit on the 18th (Wed): look for gifts at Bay of Apostles. Here are some ideas for day two: tour the pleasant surroundings at Mait's Rest and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Johanna Beach.

For reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Apollo Bay trip tool .

Traveling by car from Warrnambool to Apollo Bay takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) so you can drive to Lorne.

Things to do in Apollo Bay

#Parks, #Nature, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Port Campbell National Park, Johanna Beach
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Port Campbell National Park ©
Port Campbell National Park
Mait's Rest ©
Mait's Rest
Bay of Apostles ©
Bay of Apostles

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night
Lorne

Lorne ©
Lorne is a seaside town on Louttit Bay in Victoria, Australia. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sat): take a peaceful walk through Lorne Beach.

To see reviews, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Lorne trip planner.

Traveling by car from Apollo Bay to Lorne takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In April, daytime highs in Lorne are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) to allow time to drive to Torquay.

Things to do in Lorne

#Beaches, #Wildlife, #Parks
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Lorne Beach ©
Lorne Beach

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.
On the 22nd (Sun), kick back and relax at Eastern Beach Reserve and then enjoy the sand and surf at Bells Beach.

Plan trip to Torquay with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Traveling by car from Lorne to Torquay takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in April, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Torquay

#Outdoors, #Beaches, #Parks

Side Trip

Eastern Beach Reserve
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Eastern Beach Reserve ©
Eastern Beach Reserve
The Great Ocean Road
The Great Ocean Road

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