4 days in Melbourne & Yarra Valley & Dandenong Ranges Itinerary

4 days in Melbourne & Yarra Valley & Dandenong Ranges Itinerary

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4 days in Melbourne & Yarra Valley & Dandenong Ranges Itinerary

Start: Adelaide
1
Melbourne
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h
2
Olinda
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 30​min
End: Adelaide

2
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, shopping, parks, zoos & aquariums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Victoria, let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at Melbourne Zoo.

To see reviews, maps, photos, and other tourist information, read Melbourne route planner.

Adelaide to Melbourne is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in January, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Thu) early enough to travel to Olinda.

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks Museums Tours
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Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum

1
night
Olinda

Olinda ©
An artistic hideaway with tree-lined streets that shade cafes, Olinda is a perfect town for contemplation.
On the 1st (Fri), take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Dandenong Ranges National Park, head outdoors with Trees Adventure - Glen Harrow Park, and then make a splash at Seville Water Play Park.

To find other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Olinda trip itinerary builder website .

You can drive from Melbourne to Olinda in an hour. Expect slightly colder evenings in Olinda when traveling from Melbourne in January, with lows around 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Olinda

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Seville Water Play Park, Trees Adventure - Glen Harrow Park, Dandenong Ranges National Park
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Dandenong Ranges National Park ©
Dandenong Ranges National Park
Trees Adventure - Glen Harrow Park ©
Seville Water Play Park ©
Seville Water Play Park

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