11 days in Victoria Itinerary

11 days in Victoria Itinerary

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11 days in Victoria Itinerary

Start: Ho Chi Minh City
+2
Fly + Bus + Train:  11​h 15​min
1
Ballarat
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
2
Cowes
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h
3
Melbourne
— 4 nights
Fly:  9​h 15​min
End: Ho Chi Minh City

2
nights
Ballarat

Ballarat ©
Modern Ballarat is known for its study and innovation of alternative energy sources.
Get out of town with these interesting Ballarat side-trips: The Great Ocean Road (in Torquay) and Spas (in Daylesford). And it doesn't end there: contemplate the long history of Sovereign Hill, don't miss a visit to Australian Ex-Prisoners of War Memorial, look for all kinds of wild species at Ballarat Wildlife Park, and explore the activities along Lake Wendouree.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, read Ballarat trip itinerary maker tool .

Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam to Ballarat is an approximately 11.5-hour combination of flight and train. You can also do a combination of flight, bus, and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Ho Chi Minh City to Ballarat is 3 hours. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Ho Chi Minh City in January: high temperatures in Ballarat hover around 30°C and lows are around 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) so you can go by car to Cowes.

Things to do in Ballarat

Outdoors Scenic Drive Parks

Side Trips

Spas, The Great Ocean Road
Highlights from your plan
The Great Ocean Road ©
The Great Ocean Road
Sovereign Hill ©
Sovereign Hill
Australian Ex-Prisoners of War Memorial ©

3
nights
Cowes

Cowes ©
Resting on the northern coast of Philip Island, Cowes is sandwiched between a coast and a forest.
Cowes is known for wildlife, nature, theme parks, wineries, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: enjoy the sand and surf at Kitty Miller Bay, learn about all things military at National Vietnam Veterans Museum, tour the pleasant surroundings at Cowes Beach, and find something for the whole family at A Maze'N Things.

To find maps, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read our Cowes trip itinerary builder .

Traveling by car from Ballarat to Cowes takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or do a combination of train and taxi. In January, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) so you can drive to Melbourne.

Things to do in Cowes

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Ventnor, Newhaven, YCW Beach, Cape Woolamai Beach, The Nobbies Centre
Highlights from your plan
Kitty Miller Bay ©
Kitty Miller Bay
The Nobbies Centre ©
The Nobbies Centre
Koala Conservation Centre ©
Koala Conservation Centre

4
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, nightlife, parks, and zoos & aquariums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, take in panoramic vistas at Eureka Skydeck, and explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Victoria.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Melbourne trip maker site .

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 January, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

Tours Parks Museums
Highlights from your plan
Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum

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