8 days in Melbourne Itinerary

8 days in Melbourne Itinerary

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Melbourne
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Melbourne

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The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Ballarat Wildlife Park and Somers Beach. You'll get in some beach time at Eastern Beach Reserve and McCrae Beach. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Melbourne: 13th Beach (in Barwon Heads), Gunnamatta Beach (in Fingal) and Ocean Beach (in Nelson). Next up on the itinerary: stroll through Bells Beach, take in nature's colorful creations at Melbourne Zoo, kick back and relax at Sorrento Front Beach, and contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Daylesford.

To see photos, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read Melbourne trip maker .

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major airport is Melbourne International Airport. Expect a daytime high around 78°F in December, and nighttime lows around 54°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Werribee Open Range Zoo, Gunnamatta Beach, Lake Daylesford, The Enchanted Adventure Garden, Ballarat Wildlife Park
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Ballarat Wildlife Park ©
Ballarat Wildlife Park
Eastern Beach Reserve ©
Eastern Beach Reserve

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