15 days in Canberra, Falls Creek & Melbourne Itinerary

15 days in Canberra, Falls Creek & Melbourne Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Canberra
— 1 night
2
Falls Creek
— 3 nights
3
Melbourne
— 2 nights
4
Falls Creek
— 4 nights
5
Canberra
— 4 nights

1
night
Canberra

Canberra
A planned city with streets laid out in elaborate, geometric patterns and founded specifically to serve as the capital of the emerging Australian state, Canberra has a self-sufficient atmosphere.
On the 2nd (Mon), find your balance on the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area.

To find traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Canberra online attractions planner.

Sydney to Canberra is an approximately 3.5-hour car ride. You can also fly; or take a bus. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Sydney in March since evenings lows in Canberra dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) early enough to travel to Falls Creek.

Things to do in Canberra

Outdoors Adventure Tours

3
nights
Falls Creek

Falls Creek ©
Family-friendly places like Howitt Park and Mountain Fresh Trout & Salmon Farm will thrill your kids. Venture out of the city with trips to Bright (Bright Splash Park, Bright Library, &more).

To see more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Falls Creek attractions planner.

Drive from Canberra to Falls Creek in 5.5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) early enough to travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Falls Creek

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports

Side Trips

Bright, Mountain Fresh Trout & Salmon Farm
Highlights from your plan
Howitt Park ©
Howitt Park
Falls Creek Alpine Resort ©
Falls Creek Alpine Resort
Falls Creek Cross Country
Falls Creek Cross Country

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.
Kids will enjoy Royal Botanic Gardens and Shrine of Remembrance. There's still lots to do: admire nature's wide array of creatures at Melbourne Zoo, don't miss a visit to Flinders Street Station, walk around Fitzroy Gardens, and take in panoramic vistas at Eureka Skydeck.

To see where to stay, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Melbourne vacation planner.

Drive from Falls Creek to Melbourne in 5 hours. March in Melbourne sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) early enough to travel to Falls Creek.

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks Museums Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum

4
nights
Falls Creek

Falls Creek ©
Kids will appreciate attractions like Murray to the Mountains Rail Trail and Canyon Walk. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Falls Creek: Wandiligong Maze (in Wandiligong), Tawonga South (Sullivans Lookout & Mount Bogong Lookout) and Bright (Brights Old Fashioned Lolly Shop, Valley View Walking Trail, &more). See even more of Falls Creek: take in the dramatic scenery at Fainter Falls.

For maps, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Falls Creek itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Melbourne to Falls Creek takes 5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) so you can travel to Canberra.

Things to do in Falls Creek

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Bright, Tawonga South, Wandiligong Maze, Fainter Falls
Highlights from your plan
Canyon Walk ©
Canyon Walk
Murray to the Mountains Rail Trail ©
Murray to the Mountains Rail Trail
Fainter Falls ©
Fainter Falls

4
nights
Canberra

Canberra ©
Attractions like Australian War Memorial and Axxe make great kid-friendly stops. See some other sides of Canberra: get curious at Questacon, explore the world behind art at National Portrait Gallery, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and explore the activities along Lake Burley Griffin.

For reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read Canberra visit planner.

You can drive from Falls Creek to Canberra in 5.5 hours. On the 16th (Mon), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Canberra

Museums Parks Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
Australian War Memorial ©
Australian War Memorial
Questacon ©
Questacon
National Zoo and Aquarium ©
National Zoo and Aquarium

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