9 days in Australia Itinerary

9 days in Australia Itinerary

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9 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Melbourne
1
Melbourne
— 4 nights
Drive:  30​min
2
Elsternwick
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h
3
Silvan
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h
4
Healesville
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h
End: Melbourne

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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Melbourne Star Observation Wheel, Queen Victoria Market, Cooks' Cottage, and other attractions. Bring the kids along to Healesville Sanctuary and Hedgend Maze. Step out of Melbourne to go to Silvan and see Silvan Reservoir Park, which is approximately 50 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens.

To find more things to do, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Melbourne trip planner .

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to Melbourne. In December, daily temperatures in Melbourne can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. You will leave for Elsternwick on the 31st (Mon).

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks Theme Parks Nature

Side Trips

Healesville, Silvan Reservoir Park, Cherryhill Orchards
Find places to stay Dec 26 — 30:
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Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Healesville Sanctuary ©
Healesville Sanctuary
Hedgend Maze ©
Hedgend Maze

1
day
Elsternwick

Elsternwick
To see more things to do, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Elsternwick itinerary planner.

Elsternwick is just a stone's throw from Melbourne. In December in Elsternwick, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 15°C at night. On the 31st (Mon), you're off tohome.

Things to do in Elsternwick

Parks Fun & Games Nightlife
Find places to stay Dec 30 — 31:

few
hours
Silvan

Silvan
Silvan is a town in Victoria, Australia, 40 km east of Melbourne's central business district. Plan trip to Silvan with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Getting from Elsternwick to Silvan by car takes about 1.5 hours. Traveling from Elsternwick in December, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Silvan, with lows of 11°C. On the 31st (Mon), you'll travel to Healesville.

Things to do in Silvan

Parks Wildlife Fun & Games
Find places to stay Dec 30 — 31:

4
nights
Healesville

Healesville ©
Healesville's population of over 6,500 thrives on horticulture, tourism, and viticulture (the study of grapes).
Healesville is known for nature, breweries, museums, wildlife, and spas. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: do a tasting at Maddens Rise.

For photos, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Healesville trip planner .

Healesville is very close to Silvan. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in December, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Fri) to allow time for the car ride back home.

Things to do in Healesville

Wineries

Side Trip

Coldstream
Find places to stay Dec 30 — Jan 3:
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Maddens Rise ©
Maddens Rise

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