8 days in Melbourne Itinerary

8 days in Melbourne Itinerary

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8 days in Melbourne Itinerary

Start: Geelong
1
Melbourne
— 7 nights
End: Geelong

7
nights
Melbourne

The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Melbourne Central and Shrine of Remembrance. Head to Degraves Street and The City Galleryfor plenty of shopping. Step out of Melbourne to go to Ballarat and see Sovereign Hill, which is approximately 2 hours away. Spend the 11th (Wed) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. And it doesn't end there: look for all kinds of wild species at Trin Warren Tam-boore, see the interesting displays at Melbourne Museum, enjoy unforgettable views with a balloon tour, and enjoy breathtaking views from Eureka Skydeck 88.

For traveler tips, ratings, photos, and tourist information, read Melbourne trip planner.

Geelong to Melbourne is an approximately 1-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. September in Melbourne sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 7°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

Wildlife Tours Museums

Side Trip

Sovereign Hill
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Shrine of Remembrance ©
Shrine of Remembrance
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Melbourne Museum

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