7 days in Victoria Itinerary

7 days in Victoria Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Victoria vacation builder

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

Route & dates

7 days in Victoria Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly:  3​h 30​min
1
Melbourne
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Cowes
— 1 night
+2
Drive + ferry + Drive:  3​h 15​min
3
Torquay
— 2 nights
+2
bus + shuttle + Fly:  5​h 45​min
End: Sydney

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.
Escape the urban bustle at Balloon Rides and St. Kilda Beach. And it doesn't end there: admire the natural beauty at Royal Botanic Gardens, choose your vessel at Melbourne Boat Hire, have some family-friendly fun at Zero Latency, and admire the striking features of Shrine of Remembrance.

To see maps, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Melbourne holiday website .

Sydney to Melbourne is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. Traveling from Sydney in April, things will get little chillier in Melbourne: highs are around 23°C and lows about 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) so you can drive to Cowes.

Things to do in Melbourne

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trip

St. Kilda Beach
Find places to stay Apr 19 — 22:
Highlights from your plan
St. Kilda Beach ©
St. Kilda Beach
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo
Balloon Rides

1
night
Cowes

Cowes ©
Resting on the northern coast of Philip Island, Cowes is sandwiched between a coast and a forest.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): look for all kinds of wild species at Phillip Island Wildlife Park, head off the coast to Phillip Island Nature Parks - Koala Conservation Centre, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Rhyll Inlet State Wildlife Reserve.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Cowes sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from Melbourne to Cowes takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or do a combination of train and taxi. Expect a daytime high around 23°C in April, and nighttime lows around 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) to allow time to travel to Torquay.

Things to do in Cowes

Wildlife Parks Nature

Side Trip

Rhyll Inlet State Wildlife Reserve
Find places to stay Apr 22 — 23:
Highlights from your plan
Koala Conservation Centre ©
Koala Conservation Centre
Phillip Island Wildlife Park ©
Phillip Island Wildlife Park
Rhyll Inlet State Wildlife Reserve ©

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Wed): enjoy the sand and surf at Bells Beach and then admire all the interesting features of The Great Ocean Road. On the 25th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the sheer force of Lorne Beach.

Plan my Torquay trip by asking Inpirock to come up with tips and suggestions.

You can do a combination of car and ferry from Cowes to Torquay in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or do a combination of taxi and train. April in Torquay sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Torquay

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trip

Lorne Beach
Find places to stay Apr 23 — 25:
Highlights from your plan
The Great Ocean Road
The Great Ocean Road
Lorne Beach ©
Lorne Beach

Similar Plans

8 days in Victoria BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA November, teens, culture, historic sites, museums, popular sights PREFERENCES: November, teens, culture, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 10 days in Victoria BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA April, teens, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, teens, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 8 days in Victoria BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 10 days in Victoria BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA April, teens, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, teens, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 11 days in Australia BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA March, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 9 days in Victoria BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA December, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 11 days in Victoria BY A USER FROM NORWAY December, kids, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 12 days in Victoria BY A USER FROM INDIA December, culture, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: December, culture, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 11 days in Victoria SEE PLAN February, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: February, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 15 days in Victoria BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 56 days in Victoria BY A USER FROM GERMANY September, culture, historic sites, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, culture, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 10 days in Tasmania & Victoria BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium
View more plans