7 days in Australia Itinerary

7 days in Australia Itinerary

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7 days in Australia Itinerary

Start: Johor Bahru
+2
bus + subway + Fly:  16​h 45​min
1
Torquay
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Fingal
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Cowes
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
4
Melbourne
— 3 nights
+3
Fly + subway + foot + bus:  11​h 15​min
End: Johor Bahru

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.
On the 6th (Mon), admire all the interesting features of The Great Ocean Road, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and then take some stellar pictures from Point Danger Lookout.

For ratings, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read Torquay sightseeing app .

Johor Bahru, Malaysia to Torquay is an approximately 17-hour flight. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Johor Bahru to Torquay due to the time zone difference. In May, Torquay is much colder than Johor Bahru - with highs of 20°C and lows of 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Fingal.

Things to do in Torquay

Outdoors Scenic Drive Spas
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The Great Ocean Road ©
The Great Ocean Road
Spas
Point Danger Lookout ©
Point Danger Lookout

1
night
Fingal

Fingal ©
Fingal is a rural locality of the Mornington Peninsula abutting Bass Strait along Gunnamatta Beach and lying between the suburbs of Rye and Cape Schanck. Start off your visit on the 7th (Tue): tour the pleasant surroundings at Cape Schanck Boardwalk, identify plant and animal life at Panorama Garden Estate, and then delve into the lush surroundings at Greens Bush.

Plan trip to Fingal with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Traveling by combination of car and ferry from Torquay to Fingal takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry. In May in Fingal, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 10°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to drive to Cowes.

Things to do in Fingal

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Greens Bush, Panorama Garden Estate, Cape Schanck Boardwalk
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Panorama Garden Estate ©
Panorama Garden Estate
Greens Bush ©
Greens Bush

1
night
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 8th (Wed): admire nature's wide array of creatures at The Nobbies Centre, get in on the family fun at A Maze'N Things, identify plant and animal life at Koala Conservation Centre, then learn about all things military at National Vietnam Veterans Museum, and finally take in the waterfront at Rhyll Jetty.

To see ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Cowes driving holiday app .

Traveling by car from Fingal to Cowes takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In May in Cowes, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 10°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Melbourne.

Things to do in Cowes

Theme Parks Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Rhyll Jetty, National Vietnam Veterans Museum, The Nobbies Centre
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A Maze'N Things ©
A Maze'N Things
Koala Conservation Centre ©
Koala Conservation Centre
The Nobbies Centre ©
The Nobbies Centre

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, shopping, parks, nightlife, and zoos & aquariums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, examine the collection at Melbourne Museum, enjoy breathtaking views from Eureka Skydeck 88, and learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Melbourne Zoo.

For where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read Melbourne day trip planning tool .

You can drive from Cowes to Melbourne in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of taxi and train. In May, daytime highs in Melbourne are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

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

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