48 days in Victoria Itinerary

48 days in Victoria Itinerary

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48 days in Victoria Itinerary

Start: Adelaide
Drive:  9​h 45​min
1
Cowes
— 5 nights
Drive:  6​h
2
Bright
— 4 nights
Drive:  3​h
3
Sale
— 6 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
4
Inverloch
— 5 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
5
Torquay
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
6
Port Campbell
— 5 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
7
Ballarat
— 5 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
8
Bendigo
— 5 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
9
Halls Gap
— 7 nights
Drive:  5​h 45​min
End: Adelaide


5
nights
Cowes

Cowes ©
Resting on the northern coast of Philip Island, Cowes is sandwiched between a coast and a forest.
Cowes is known for nature, theme parks, wildlife, wineries, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: step off the mainland to explore Phillip Island Nature Parks - Koala Conservation Centre, get engrossed in the history at Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit, learn about all things military at National Vietnam Veterans Museum, and kick back and relax at Flynns Beach.

To see traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Cowes trip itinerary planning site .

Adelaide to Cowes is an approximately 10-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of train and taxi; or do a combination of bus and train. In March, daytime highs in Cowes are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) so you can travel to Bright.

Things to do in Cowes

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Ventnor, Phillip Island, Summerlands, Newhaven, Pinnacles Lookout
Find places to stay Mar 10 — 15:
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The Nobbies Centre ©
The Nobbies Centre
Cape Woolamai Beach ©
Cape Woolamai Beach
National Vietnam Veterans Museum ©
National Vietnam Veterans Museum

4
nights
Bright

Bright ©
Bright is a town in northeastern Victoria, Australia, 319 metres above sea level at the southeastern end of the Ovens Valley. Venture out of the city with trips to Gooramadda Olives (in Gooramadda), Albury Botanic Garden (in Albury) and Pfeiffer Wines (in Wahgunyah). Next up on the itinerary: do a tasting at Chrismont, admire the sheer force of Woolshed Waterfalls, glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, and make a splash at Bright Splash Park.

To see photos, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Bright day trip planner .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Cowes to Bright. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Cowes in March: highs in Bright hover around 32°C, while lows dip to 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) so you can travel to Sale.

Things to do in Bright

Parks Wineries Nature

Side Trips

Beechworth, Myrtleford, Mt Buffalo Olives, Pfeiffer Wines, Albury Botanic Garden
Find places to stay Mar 15 — 20:
Highlights from your plan
Albury Botanic Garden ©
Albury Botanic Garden
Chrismont ©
Chrismont
Pfeiffer Wines ©
Pfeiffer Wines

6
nights
Sale

Sale ©
Sale is a city situated in the Gippsland region of the Australian state of Victoria. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Sale: Norm Neilson Fine Art Photography (in Metung), Prince Street Reserve (in Rosedale) and Raymond Island (in Paynesville). Spend the 23rd (Sat) exploring nature at Tarra Bulga National Park. There's much more to do: contemplate the long history of Long Tunnel Extended Gold Mine, identify plant and animal life at Gippsland Lakes, explore the landscape on two wheels at Gippsland Plains Rail Trail, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Nyerimilang Heritage Park.

To see other places to visit and tourist information, refer to the Sale online route planner .

Traveling by car from Bright to Sale takes 4 hours. When traveling from Bright in March, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Sale: temperatures range from 28°C by day to 14°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) so you can travel to Inverloch.

Things to do in Sale

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Lakes Entrance, St Mary's Catholic Church, Raymond Island, Tarra Bulga National Park, Norm Neilson Fine Art Photography
Find places to stay Mar 20 — 26:
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Raymond Island ©
Raymond Island
Long Tunnel Extended Gold Mine ©
Long Tunnel Extended Gold Mine
Lakes Entrance Beach ©
Lakes Entrance Beach

5
nights
Inverloch

Inverloch ©
Inverloch is a seaside town located in Victoria, Australia. Get out of town with these interesting Inverloch side-trips: Pearl Park (in Foster), Great Southern Rail Trail (in Toora) and Wilsons Promontory National Park (Wilsons Promontory National Park & Little Waterloo Bay). There's still lots to do: admire all the interesting features of State Coal Mine, hike along Screw Creek Townsend Bluff Estuary Walk, grab your bike and head to Great Southern Rail Trail, and relax in the rural setting at Bassine Specialty Cheeses.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Inverloch trip itinerary builder tool .

You can drive from Sale to Inverloch in 2 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Sun) to allow time to travel to Torquay.

Things to do in Inverloch

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Wilsons Promontory National Park, State Coal Mine, Venus Bay Eco Retreat, Great Southern Rail Trail, Great Southern Rail Trail
Find places to stay Mar 26 — 31:
Highlights from your plan
Wilsons Promontory National Park ©
Wilsons Promontory National Park
State Coal Mine ©
State Coal Mine
Somers Beach ©
Somers Beach

4
nights
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.
Explore Torquay's surroundings by going to Lorne (Erskine Falls & Teddy's Lookout), Eastern Beach Reserve (in Geelong) and Split Point Lighthouse (in Aireys Inlet). There's much more to do: explore and take pictures at The Great Ocean Road, admire the natural beauty at The Enchanted Adventure Garden, tour the pleasant surroundings at Cape Schanck Boardwalk, and enjoy the sand and surf at 13th Beach.

For where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Torquay online holiday planner .

Traveling by car from Inverloch to Torquay takes 3 hours. In March, daytime highs in Torquay are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Port Campbell.

Things to do in Torquay

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Lorne, 13th Beach, Eastern Beach Reserve, The Enchanted Adventure Garden, Cape Schanck Boardwalk
Find places to stay Mar 31 — Apr 4:
Highlights from your plan
The Great Ocean Road
The Great Ocean Road
The Enchanted Adventure Garden ©
The Enchanted Adventure Garden
13th Beach ©
13th Beach

5
nights
Port Campbell

Port Campbell ©
Port Campbell is a coastal town in Victoria, Australia. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Port Campbell: Otway Fly Treetop Adventures (in Weeaproinah), Griffiths Island (in Port Fairy) and Lake Pertobe Adventure Playground (in Warrnambool). Spend the 5th (Fri) exploring nature at Port Campbell National Park. There's lots more to do: take some stellar pictures from Twelve Apostles, get outside with The Arch, don't miss a visit to The Grotto, and take in the dramatic natural features at London Bridge.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read Port Campbell journey maker app .

Drive from Torquay to Port Campbell in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) early enough to drive to Ballarat.

Things to do in Port Campbell

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Warrnambool, Twelve Apostles, Cape Otway Lightstation, Otway Fly Treetop Adventures, Griffiths Island
Find places to stay Apr 4 — 9:
Highlights from your plan
Port Campbell National Park ©
Port Campbell National Park
Twelve Apostles ©
Twelve Apostles
Loch Ard Gorge ©
Loch Ard Gorge

5
nights
Ballarat

Ballarat ©
Modern Ballarat is known for its study and innovation of alternative energy sources.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Ballarat: Daylesford (DayKids Playhouse Cafe, Spas & Wellness, & more), Maryborough (Maryborough Railway Station, Phillips Gardens, & more) and Overwrought (in Blampied). And it doesn't end there: take an in-depth tour of Sovereign Hill, make a trip to Australian Ex-Prisoners of War Memorial, explore the activities along St George's Lake, and step into the grandiose world of Kryal Castle.

To see ratings, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Ballarat visit planner.

Traveling by car from Port Campbell to Ballarat takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In April in Ballarat, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 11°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Bendigo.

Things to do in Ballarat

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Daylesford, Maryborough, Creswick, Overwrought, Clunes Historic Streetscape/Buildings
Find places to stay Apr 9 — 14:
Highlights from your plan
Lake Wendouree ©
Lake Wendouree
Sovereign Hill ©
Sovereign Hill

5
nights
Bendigo

Bendigo ©
The architect Vahland had designs to make Bendigo a "Vienna of the south" by encouraging European artisans to immigrate to the city.
Venture out of the city with trips to Echuca (National Holden Motor Museum : Echuca & The Great Aussie Beer Shed), La Larr Ba Gauwa Park (in Harcourt) and Rod Hadfields Hot Rod Museum (in Chewton). There's lots more to do: admire the masterpieces at Bendigo Art Gallery, sample the fine beverages at Henry of Harcourt, admire all the interesting features of Central Deborah Gold Mine, and contemplate the long history of Redesdale Bridge.

Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to Bendigo fast, fun, and easy.

Traveling by car from Ballarat to Bendigo takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Halls Gap.

Things to do in Bendigo

Parks Museums Trails

Side Trips

Harcourt, Echuca, Vietnam Veterans Commemorative Walk, Mount Ida Lookout, Redesdale Bridge
Find places to stay Apr 14 — 19:
Highlights from your plan
Lake Weeroona ©
Lake Weeroona
The Great Aussie Beer Shed ©
The Great Aussie Beer Shed
Vietnam Veterans Commemorative Walk ©

7
nights
Halls Gap

Halls Gap ©
Halls Gap serves as a home base for visiting Grampians National Park.
Venture out of the city with trips to Horsham (Wimmera River & Horsham Weir to Baillie Street River Walk) and Ararat (J Ward Museum Complex & Ghost & Vampire Tours). Spend the 20th (Sat) exploring nature at Grampians National Park. Next up on the itinerary: hike along The Pinnacle, meet the residents at Halls Gap Zoo, admire the sheer force of MacKenzie Falls, and stroll through Venus Baths Loop.

Plan a trip to Halls Gap easily and quickly by telling Inspirock to suggest an itinerary.

Drive from Bendigo to Halls Gap in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Halls Gap

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trips

Victoria, Ararat, Horsham, The Balconies, MacKenzie Falls
Find places to stay Apr 19 — 26:
Highlights from your plan
Grampians National Park ©
Grampians National Park
The Pinnacle ©
The Pinnacle
Climbing Tours

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