14 days in Australia Itinerary

14 days in Australia Itinerary

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Melbourne
— 1 day
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Daylesford
— 1 night
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Stawell
— 2 nights
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Adelaide
— 2 nights
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Coonawarra
— 1 night
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American River
— 3 nights
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Victor Harbor
— 1 night
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Mount Gambier
— 1 night
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Apollo Bay
— 2 nights

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Melbourne

Melbourne ©

Australia's Garden City

The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): get to know the resident critters at Melbourne Zoo and then take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens.

To find maps and tourist information, go to the Melbourne trip builder website.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Melbourne. In December, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) early enough to go by car to Daylesford.

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums
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Royal Botanic Gardens ©
Royal Botanic Gardens
Melbourne Zoo ©
Melbourne Zoo

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Daylesford

Daylesford ©
Known for its natural spring mineral spas, Daylesford is a rejuvenating spot to take the waters and sample local wine.
On the 24th (Sat), take in nature's colorful creations at Wombat Hill Botanical Gardens, then explore the activities along Lake Daylesford, and then revel in the low prices at Creswick Woollen Mills.

To find ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Daylesford tour builder.

Getting from Melbourne to Daylesford by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. December in Daylesford sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) so you can travel to Stawell.

Things to do in Daylesford

Parks · Nature · Shopping

Side Trip

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Lake Daylesford ©
Lake Daylesford
Wombat Hill Botanical Gardens ©
Wombat Hill Botanical Gardens
Creswick Woollen Mills ©
Creswick Woollen Mills

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Stawell

Stawell ©
Stawell, is an Australian town in the Wimmera region of Victoria 237km west-north-west of the state capital, Melbourne. On the 25th (Sun), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Grampians National Park.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Stawell trip app.

Traveling by car from Daylesford to Stawell takes 2 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Mon) to allow time for travel to Adelaide.

Things to do in Stawell

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trips

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Grampians National Park ©
Grampians National Park
Halls Gap Zoo ©
Halls Gap Zoo

2
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Adelaide

Adelaide ©
Adelaide exists contentedly as a cultured, diverse, and attractive city with a laid-back center, leafy residential districts, and an underlying cosmopolitan atmosphere.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Tue): learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Adelaide Zoo, then don't miss a visit to Adelaide Oval, and then browse the eclectic array of goods at Adelaide Central Market. Here are some ideas for day two: look for gifts at Haigh's Chocolates Beehive Corner and then take in nature's colorful creations at Adelaide Botanic Garden.

For ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Adelaide tour planning website.

Drive from Stawell to Adelaide in 5.5 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Stawell to Adelaide is minus 0.5 hours. December in Adelaide sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 17°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Wed) to allow time for travel to Coonawarra.

Things to do in Adelaide

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Historic Sites · Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Adelaide Botanic Garden ©
Adelaide Botanic Garden
Adelaide Oval ©
Adelaide Oval
Adelaide Zoo ©
Adelaide Zoo

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Coonawarra

Coonawarra
Coonawarra is a small town north of Penola in South Australia. Kick off your visit on the 29th (Thu): contemplate the long history of Petticoat Lane.

To see more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Coonawarra trip planner.

Drive from Adelaide to Coonawarra in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. Traveling from Adelaide in December, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Coonawarra, with lows of 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Thu) to allow time for travel to American River.

Things to do in Coonawarra

Historic Sites

Side Trip

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American River

American River ©
American River is a town in the Australian state of South Australia located on the western shore of Eastern Cove on Kangaroo Island.HistoryThe area now known as American River was first visited by Europeans in 1802 when Matthew Flinders landed to survey this part of Kangaroo Island. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around American River: George's 52,000 Castle Lights (in Kangaroo Island), Seal Bay (Seal Bay Conservation Park & Raptor Domain) and Paul's Place Wildlife Sanctuary (in Stokes Bay). There's more to do: relax in the rural setting at Clifford's Honey Farm and stop by Drift On Bliss.

To find where to stay, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, use the American River road trip app.

Explore your travel options from Coonawarra to American River with the Route module. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Victor Harbor.

Things to do in American River

Wildlife · Parks · Historic Sites · Shopping

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Raptor Domain ©
Raptor Domain
Seal Bay Conservation Park ©
Seal Bay Conservation Park
Paul's Place Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Paul's Place Wildlife Sanctuary

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Victor Harbor

Victor Harbor ©
Victor Harbor is a town in South Australia on the south coast of the Fleurieu Peninsula, about 80 km south of the centre of Adelaide. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Mon): head off the coast to Granite Island.

For photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Victor Harbor trip planner.

Explore your travel options from American River to Victor Harbor with the Route module. In January, daytime highs in Victor Harbor are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Mount Gambier.

Things to do in Victor Harbor

Nature · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Granite Island ©
Granite Island

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Mount Gambier

Mount Gambier ©
The most popular sites in Mount Bambier are the caves, where you can go cave diving.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Tue): explore the activities along The Blue Lake.

For ratings, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Mount Gambier trip itinerary app.

Traveling by car from Victor Harbor to Mount Gambier takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Traveling from Victor Harbor in January, things will get a bit cooler in Mount Gambier: highs are around 30°C and lows about 14°C. On the 3rd (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Apollo Bay.

Things to do in Mount Gambier

Nature · Parks
Highlights from your plan
The Blue Lake ©
The Blue Lake

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Apollo Bay

Apollo Bay ©
Apollo Bay is a coastal town in southwestern Victoria, Australia. Start off your visit on the 4th (Wed): tour the pleasant surroundings at Mait's Rest. Here are some ideas for day two: tour the pleasant surroundings at Otway Fly Treetop Adventures, stop by Bay of Apostles, and then stroll through Great Ocean Walk.

For other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Apollo Bay trip planning website.

Getting from Mount Gambier to Apollo Bay by car takes about 5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 0.5 hours traveling from Mount Gambier to Apollo Bay. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Apollo Bay

Outdoors · Trails · Parks · Nature

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Otway Fly Treetop Adventures ©
Otway Fly Treetop Adventures
Great Ocean Walk ©
Great Ocean Walk
Mait's Rest ©
Mait's Rest

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