17 days in Victoria Itinerary

17 days in Victoria Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Melbourne
— 6 nights
2
Rye
— 2 nights
3
Ventnor
— 3 nights
4
Port Campbell
— 3 nights
5
Ballarat
— 2 nights

6
nights
Melbourne

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
When in Melbourne, make a side trip to see Werribee Open Range Zoo in Werribee, approximately Werribee away. There's lots more to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Victoria, get interesting insight from Tours, and get to know the resident critters at Melbourne Zoo.

To see reviews, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Melbourne travel planner.

Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam to Melbourne is an approximately 12-hour flight. Traveling from Ho Chi Minh City to Melbourne, you'll lose 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Ho Chi Minh City in February, things will get little chillier in Melbourne: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Rye.

Things to do in Melbourne

Tours Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Werribee Open Range Zoo
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Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum

2
nights
Rye

Rye ©
On the 29th (Sat), head outdoors with Geelong Adventure Specialists and then kick back and relax at McCrae Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 1st (Sun): admire the natural beauty at The Enchanted Adventure Garden, identify plant and animal life at Panorama Garden Estate, and then trek along Cape Schanck Boardwalk.

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You can drive from Melbourne to Rye in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In February in Rye, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) so you can travel to Ventnor.

Things to do in Rye

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Geelong Adventure Specialists, Panorama Garden Estate, McCrae Beach, The Enchanted Adventure Garden, Cape Schanck Boardwalk
Highlights from your plan
Geelong Adventure Specialists ©
Geelong Adventure Specialists
Cape Schanck Boardwalk ©
Cape Schanck Boardwalk
The Enchanted Adventure Garden ©
The Enchanted Adventure Garden

3
nights
Ventnor

Ventnor ©
Ventnor is known for museums, wineries, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: look for all kinds of wild species at Koala Conservation Centre, enjoy the sand and surf at Berrys Beach, stroll through Cowes Beach, and learn about all things military at National Vietnam Veterans Museum.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, use the Ventnor sightseeing planning tool.

Drive from Rye to Ventnor in 2 hours. In March, daily temperatures in Ventnor can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Port Campbell.

Things to do in Ventnor

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Cowes, Newhaven, Phillip Island, YCW Beach, The Nobbies Centre
Highlights from your plan
Kitty Miller Bay ©
Kitty Miller Bay
Koala Conservation Centre ©
Koala Conservation Centre
Cowes Beach ©
Cowes Beach

3
nights
Port Campbell

Port Campbell ©
Port Campbell is a coastal town in Victoria, Australia. Explore Port Campbell's surroundings by going to Cape Otway Lightstation (in Cape Otway) and Great Ocean Walk (in Apollo Bay). And it doesn't end there: take in the dramatic natural features at Twelve Apostles, let little ones run wild at Peterborough Foreshore Playground, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Port Campbell National Park, and get great views at Loch Ard Gorge.

To see photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Port Campbell online trip builder.

Drive from Ventnor to Port Campbell in 4.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) early enough to drive to Ballarat.

Things to do in Port Campbell

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Cape Otway Lightstation, Peterborough Foreshore Playground, Childer's Cove, Great Ocean Walk
Highlights from your plan
Twelve Apostles ©
Twelve Apostles
Cape Otway Lightstation ©
Cape Otway Lightstation
Loch Ard Gorge ©
Loch Ard Gorge

2
nights
Ballarat

Ballarat ©
Modern Ballarat is known for its study and innovation of alternative energy sources.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Sun): make a trip to Australian Ex-Prisoners of War Memorial, take an in-depth tour of Sovereign Hill, and then admire the natural beauty at Ballarat Botanical Gardens. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 9th (Mon): contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Wendouree, explore the activities along St George's Lake, and then indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

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You can drive from Port Campbell to Ballarat in 3 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In March, daytime highs in Ballarat are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Ballarat

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

St George's Lake, Spas
Highlights from your plan
Sovereign Hill ©
Sovereign Hill
Australian Ex-Prisoners of War Memorial ©
Australian Ex-Prisoners of War Memorial
Spas

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