10 days in Australia Itinerary

10 days in Australia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Victoria trip planner

This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

10 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly + Drive:  13​h 15​min
1
Cowes
— 1 day
Drive:  4​h 30​min
2
Halls Gap
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Hamilton
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
4
Port Campbell
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
5
Brighton
— 1 night
Drive:  30​min
6
Melbourne
— 3 nights
Fly:  10​h 30​min
End: Singapore

1
day
Cowes

Cowes ©
Resting on the northern coast of Philip Island, Cowes is sandwiched between a coast and a forest.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Sun): putt your heart out at Grumpys Crazy Golf, head off the coast to Churchill Island, then get in on the family fun at A Maze'N Things, then head off the coast to Phillip Island Nature Parks - Koala Conservation Centre, and finally admire nature's wide array of creatures at The Nobbies Centre.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Cowes using our trip planner.

Singapore, Singapore to Cowes is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Singapore Time to Australian Eastern Standard Time (Victoria) is 2 hours. Plan for much colder temperatures traveling from Singapore in October, with highs in Cowes at 23°C and lows at 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Halls Gap.

Things to do in Cowes

Parks Theme Parks Nature

Side Trips

Churchill Island, The Nobbies Centre
Find places to stay Oct 14 — 15:
Highlights from your plan
The Nobbies Centre ©
The Nobbies Centre
Koala Conservation Centre ©
Koala Conservation Centre
A Maze'N Things ©
A Maze'N Things

1
night
Halls Gap

Halls Gap ©
Halls Gap serves as a home base for visiting Grampians National Park.
On the 15th (Mon), admire nature's wide array of creatures at Halls Gap Zoo, then look for gifts at The Pickers Market Stawell, and then hike along The Pinnacle.

For maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Halls Gap tour planner.

You can drive from Cowes to Halls Gap in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and train; or do a combination of car, train, and bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to travel to Hamilton.

Things to do in Halls Gap

Parks Trails Outdoors

Side Trip

The Pickers Market Stawell
Find places to stay Oct 14 — 15:
Highlights from your plan
The Pinnacle ©
The Pinnacle
Halls Gap Zoo ©
Halls Gap Zoo
The Pickers Market Stawell ©
The Pickers Market Stawell

1
night
Hamilton

Hamilton ©
Hamilton is a large town in south-western Victoria, Australia, at the intersection of the Glenelg Highway and the Henty Highway. On the 16th (Tue), admire the sheer force of Nigretta Falls, take in the dramatic scenery at MacKenzie Falls, and then do a tasting at Pierrepoint Wines.

To find reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Hamilton tour builder .

Getting from Halls Gap to Hamilton by car takes about 1.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Port Campbell.

Things to do in Hamilton

Parks Nature Wineries

Side Trip

Pierrepoint Wines
Find places to stay Oct 15 — 16:
Highlights from your plan
Nigretta Falls ©
Nigretta Falls
Pierrepoint Wines ©
Pierrepoint Wines
MacKenzie Falls ©
MacKenzie Falls

2
nights
Port Campbell

Port Campbell ©
Port Campbell is a coastal town in Victoria, Australia. Start off your visit on the 17th (Wed): contemplate the waterfront views at Bay of Islands, make a trip to The Grotto, and then take in the dramatic natural features at Twelve Apostles. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Thu): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Port Campbell National Park.

To find traveler tips, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read our Port Campbell day trip planning website .

You can drive from Hamilton to Port Campbell in 2 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) so you can travel to Brighton.

Things to do in Port Campbell

Parks Nature

Side Trips

Twelve Apostles, Bay of Islands
Find places to stay Oct 16 — 18:
Highlights from your plan
Twelve Apostles ©
Twelve Apostles
Port Campbell National Park ©
Port Campbell National Park
Bay of Islands ©
Bay of Islands

1
night
Brighton

Brighton ©
On the 19th (Fri), see the interesting displays at Scienceworks and then stroll through Brighton Beach.

To find ratings and other tourist information, you can read our Brighton driving holiday site .

You can drive from Port Campbell to Brighton in 3 hours. In October, plan for daily highs up to 23°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Brighton

Museums Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Scienceworks
Find places to stay Oct 18 — 19:
Highlights from your plan
Brighton Beach ©
Brighton Beach
Scienceworks ©
Scienceworks

3
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, parks, shopping, zoos & aquariums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, see the interesting displays at Melbourne Museum, steep yourself in history at Old Melbourne Gaol, and explore the galleries of Shrine of Remembrance.

To find where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Melbourne day trip app .

Melbourne is just a short distance from Brighton. October in Melbourne sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 9°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Find places to stay Oct 19 — 22:
Highlights from your plan
Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum

Similar Plans

13 days in Sydney, Gold Coast & Melbourne BY A USER FROM CHINA October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 12 days in Melbourne, Port Douglas & Sydney BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 11 days in Australia BY A USER FROM INDIA November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 12 days in Melbourne BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 12 days in Australia BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 12 days in Melbourne BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 13 days in Melbourne BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA February, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: February, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 12 days in Melbourne BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 14 days in Melbourne & Sydney BY A USER FROM SWITZERLAND January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 16 days in Melbourne BY A USER FROM VIETNAM December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 12 days in Victoria & Phillip Island BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM March, kids, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: March, kids, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy
View more plans