6 days in Australia Itinerary

6 days in Australia Itinerary

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Adelaide
— 1 night
Drive
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Penola
— 1 night
Drive
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Dunkeld
— 1 night
Drive
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Bendigo
— 1 night
Drive
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Healesville
— 1 night
Fly

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Adelaide

— 1 night
Adelaide exists contentedly as a cultured, diverse, and attractive city with a laid-back center, leafy residential districts, and an underlying cosmopolitan atmosphere.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Tue): browse the eclectic array of goods at Adelaide Central Market, then admire the masterpieces at Art Gallery of South Australia, then get a new perspective on nature at South Australian Museum, and finally admire the masterpieces at Flinders University Art Museum & City Gallery. On the 6th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: appreciate the history behind The Rundle Mall Pigs, then contemplate the long history of Adelaide Oval, then take an in-depth tour of Migration Museum, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Adelaide Botanic Garden.

For reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Adelaide vacation tool.

Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to Adelaide. In October, daytime highs in Adelaide are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) so you can go by car to Penola.

Things to do in Adelaide

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Shopping

Penola

— 1 night
Penola is a town in the Australian state of South Australia located about southeast of the state capital of Adelaide in the wine growing area known as the Coonawarra. On the 7th (Thu), steep yourself in history at Sharam Cottage, contemplate the long history of Petticoat Lane, do a tasting at Rymill Coonawarra, do a tasting at Bellwether, then do a tasting at Penley Estate, and finally do a tasting at Banks Thargo Coonawarra.

To see traveler tips, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Penola trip itinerary maker site.

You can drive from Adelaide to Penola in 4.5 hours. Traveling from Adelaide in October, expect Penola to be little chillier, temps between 22°C and 8°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) so you can travel to Dunkeld.

Things to do in Penola

Wineries · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Dunkeld

— 1 night
Dunkeld is a town in Victoria, Australia at the southern end of the Grampians National Park, in the Shire of Southern Grampians. Start off your visit on the 8th (Fri): take in the awesome beauty at Mount Abrupt, take in the awesome beauty at The Picaninny (Bainggug), and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mt Sturgeon.

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You can drive from Penola to Dunkeld in 2 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Penola to Dunkeld is 0.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Bendigo.

Things to do in Dunkeld

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

Bendigo

— 1 night
The architect Vahland had designs to make Bendigo a "Vienna of the south" by encouraging European artisans to immigrate to the city.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Sat): see the interesting displays at Bendigo Pottery, admire the masterpieces at Bendigo Art Gallery, then go deep underground at Central Deborah Gold Mine, and finally explore and take pictures at Rosalind Park.

For other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Bendigo tour itinerary maker app.

Getting from Dunkeld to Bendigo by car takes about 3 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) so you can drive to Healesville.

Things to do in Bendigo

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites

Healesville

— 1 night
Healesville's population of over 6,500 thrives on horticulture, tourism, and viticulture (the study of grapes).
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sun): meet the residents at Healesville Sanctuary, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Four Pillars Distillery, then do a tasting at Yileena Park, and finally stop by Yarra Valley Chocolaterie & Ice Creamery.

To see reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Healesville trip itinerary planning site.

You can drive from Bendigo to Healesville in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In October, daytime highs in Healesville are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sun) early enough to fly back home.

Things to do in Healesville

Zoos & Aquariums · Parks · Nature · Shopping

Side Trip

Australia travel guide

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Beaches · Nature & Parks · Specialty Museums
Australia is a country of breathtaking beauty and unforgettable adventure. From coast to coast you’ll find ancient rainforests, towering cities, stunning outback landscapes and white sand beaches. It’s not only the scenery that varies here, but also the lifestyle. Lay back and relax within a coastal paradise, explore the bustling laneways of a lively metropolis, or feed your sense of adventure in the most remote and remarkable pockets of the country. Whether you’re connecting with Aboriginal culture, tasting seafood straight from the ocean, or diving with gentle whale sharks, you’ll discover why there’s nothing like Australia.