3 days in Phillip Island Itinerary

3 days in Phillip Island Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Phillip Island trip planner

©
Make it your trip
Drive
1
Cowes
— 2 nights
Drive

S M T W T F S
17
18
19
20
21
22
23

Cowes

— 2 nights
Resting on the northern coast of Philip Island, Cowes is sandwiched between a coast and a forest.
Cowes is known for wildlife, nature, and theme parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see majestic marine mammals with Wildlife Coast Cruises, identify plant and animal life at Rhyll Trout and Bush Tucker Farm, learn about all things military at National Vietnam Veterans Museum, and step off the mainland to explore Churchill Island.

Make your Cowes itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Melbourne to Cowes is an approximately 2-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of train and taxi; or do a combination of train and bus. In January, daily temperatures in Cowes can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Cowes

Wildlife · Parks · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trips

Phillip Island travel guide

4.2
Wildlife Areas · Islands · Zoos
A rocky outcrop set against the charming backdrop of the Westernport Bay, Phillip Island boasts sandy beaches and scenic hillsides. Important preservation areas exist on the island, serving as home to a variety of species, such as wallabies, kangaroos, and seals. Surfing is a popular activity, with the area’s waves and breakers being renowned as among the most reliable in the country.