8 days in Great Ocean Road & Melbourne Itinerary

8 days in Great Ocean Road & Melbourne Itinerary

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8 days in Great Ocean Road & Melbourne Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly + bus:  13​h 15​min
1
Torquay
— 1 day
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
Port Campbell
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
3
Melbourne
— 4 nights
Fly:  10​h 30​min
End: Singapore

1
day
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.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Sat): indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, take a memorable drive along The Great Ocean Road, and then take some stellar pictures from Point Danger Lookout.

To find ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Torquay trip builder .

Singapore, Singapore to Torquay is an approximately 13.5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Singapore to Torquay is 2 hours. Traveling from Singapore in August, expect Torquay to be much colder, temps between 17°C and 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) early enough to go by car to Port Campbell.

Things to do in Torquay

Scenic Drive Outdoors Spas
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The Great Ocean Road ©
The Great Ocean Road
Spas
Point Danger Lookout ©
Point Danger Lookout

2
nights
Port Campbell

Port Campbell ©
Port Campbell is a coastal town in Victoria, Australia. Start off your visit on the 4th (Sun): explore the striking landscape of Port Campbell National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Mon): explore the striking landscape at The Razorback, get great views at Loch Ard Gorge, then explore the striking landscape at The Twelve Apostles, and finally explore the striking landscape at London Bridge.

For more things to do, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Port Campbell tour itinerary builder site .

Traveling by car from Torquay to Port Campbell takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) so you can drive to Melbourne.

Things to do in Port Campbell

Parks Nature Wildlife
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Port Campbell National Park ©
Port Campbell National Park
Loch Ard Gorge ©
Loch Ard Gorge
London Bridge ©
London Bridge

4
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Melbourne is known for museums, shopping, parks, nightlife, and zoos & aquariums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: stroll around Royal Botanic Gardens, don't miss a visit to Block Arcade, browse the collection at State Library of Victoria, and learn about all things military at Shrine of Remembrance.

To find reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Melbourne online journey planner .

Getting from Port Campbell to Melbourne by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of bus and train. In August, daytime highs in Melbourne are 16°C, while nighttime lows are 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

Museums Parks Historic Sites
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Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo

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