10 days in Victoria Itinerary

10 days in Victoria Itinerary

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10 days in Victoria Itinerary

Start: Kuala Lumpur
Fly + bus:  14​h
1
Torquay
— 1 day
ferry + Drive:  3​h 15​min
2
Cowes
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Melbourne
— 6 nights
Fly:  10​h 45​min
End: Kuala Lumpur

1
day
Torquay

Torquay ©
Set against the stark but scenic coastline of the Bass Strait--the body of water separating Victoria and Tasmania--Torquay is a prime location for surfing and beach life in general.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Tue): kick back and relax at Bells Beach and then take a memorable drive along The Great Ocean Road.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Torquay travel itinerary planner .

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Torquay is an approximately 14-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of train, flight, and bus; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Kuala Lumpur to Torquay is 2 hours. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Kuala Lumpur in November: highs in Torquay hover around 25°C, while lows dip to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Cowes.

Things to do in Torquay

Outdoors Scenic Drive Beaches
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The Great Ocean Road ©
The Great Ocean Road
Bells Beach ©
Bells Beach

2
nights
Cowes

Cowes ©
Resting on the northern coast of Philip Island, Cowes is sandwiched between a coast and a forest.
On the 6th (Wed), stop by Tyde, pick up a one of a kind souvenir at Cowes Bazaar and Gallery, get to know the resident critters at The Nobbies Centre, brush up on your military savvy at National Vietnam Veterans Museum, then look for all kinds of wild species at Koala Conservation Centre, and finally kick back and relax at Cape Woolamai Beach. On the next day, enjoy the sand and surf at Cowes Beach, then kick back and relax at Red Rock Beach, and then do a tasting at Phillip Island Winery.

To see photos, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Cowes trip itinerary planner .

You can do a combination of ferry and car from Torquay to Cowes in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or do a combination of train and taxi. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in November, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Melbourne.

Things to do in Cowes

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Phillip Island, National Vietnam Veterans Museum, Phillip Island Winery, The Nobbies Centre
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Cape Woolamai Beach ©
Cape Woolamai Beach
Koala Conservation Centre ©
Koala Conservation Centre
The Nobbies Centre ©
The Nobbies Centre

6
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 in touch with nature at St. Kilda Beach and Balloon Rides. Visit Half Moon Bay and Sandridge Beach for some beach relaxation. The adventure continues: take a stroll through Melbourne Central, make a trip to Collins St/Swanston St, admire the natural beauty at Melbourne Zoo, and stop by Minotaur Entertainment Melbourne.

To find traveler tips and more tourist information, read our Melbourne route planner.

Traveling by car from Cowes to Melbourne takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of taxi and train. In November, daily temperatures in Melbourne can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

Outdoors Parks Shopping

Side Trip

St. Kilda Beach
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St. Kilda Beach ©
St. Kilda Beach
Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo

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