8 days in Perth & Melbourne Itinerary

8 days in Perth & Melbourne Itinerary

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8 days in Perth & Melbourne Itinerary

Start: Perth
1
Perth
— 2 nights
2
Melbourne
— 4 nights
End: Perth

2
nights
Perth

Perth ©
A modern metropolis of glassy skyscrapers, waterside boulevards, and lush residential neighborhoods, Perth sits on the edge of the Swan Coastal Plain.
Step out of the city life by going to Swan River and Stand-Up Paddleboarding. Step out of Perth with an excursion to Fremantle Prison in Fremantle--about 32 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: admire the natural beauty at Kings Park & Botanic Garden, contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Claremont, stroll through Perth Zoo, and steep yourself in history at The Perth Mint.

For ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Perth itinerary maker app .

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to Perth. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in February, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) so you can travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Perth

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Lake Claremont, Perth Zoo, Fremantle Prison, Cottesloe Beach
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Kings Park & Botanic Garden ©
Kings Park & Botanic Garden
Swan River ©
Swan River
Cottesloe Beach ©
Cottesloe Beach

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.
Get outdoors at The Great Ocean Road and Werribee Open Range Zoo. There's much more to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, get interesting insight from Tours, see the interesting displays at Melbourne Museum, and choose your vessel at Melbourne Boat Hire.

To find reviews, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Melbourne online trip builder .

Traveling by flight from Perth to Melbourne takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Perth to Melbourne, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Perth in February, things will get a bit cooler in Melbourne: highs are around 32°C and lows about 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

Outdoors Parks Museums

Side Trips

The Great Ocean Road, Werribee Open Range Zoo, St. Kilda Beach
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The Great Ocean Road
The Great Ocean Road
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo
Melbourne Boat Hire ©
Melbourne Boat Hire

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