5 days in Melbourne & Adelaide Itinerary

5 days in Melbourne & Adelaide Itinerary

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Melbourne
— 1 night
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Adelaide
— 2 nights
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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.
On the 31st (Tue), pick up some local products at Prahran Market, get interesting insight from Tours, then enjoy the sand and surf at Chelsea Beach, and finally take an unforgettable tour with a helicopter tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the natural beauty at Flagstaff Gardens, test your team's savvy at Escape Hunt Melbourne, buy something for everyone on your list at Royal Arcade, ponder the world of politics at Melbourne Town Hall, then admire all the interesting features of St Kilda Botanical Gardens, and finally get your game on at Zero Latency.

For ratings, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read our Melbourne route site.

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to Melbourne. In March, daytime highs in Melbourne are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) early enough to travel to Adelaide.

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks · Tours · Outdoors · Fun & Games

Side Trips

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Adelaide

Adelaide exists contentedly as a cultured, diverse, and attractive city with a laid-back center, leafy residential districts, and an underlying cosmopolitan atmosphere.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Port Noarlunga Reef and The David Roche Foundation. Visiting Hallett Cove Conservation Park and Seacliff Beach will get you outdoors. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Adelaide: McLaren Vale III Associates (in McLaren Vale) and Onkaparinga River National Park (in Port Noarlunga). There's lots more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St Francis Xavier Cathedral, tour the pleasant surroundings at West Beach, stroll the grounds of West Terrace Cemetery, and go for a walk through Anzac Centenary Memorial Walk.

To find other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Adelaide travel planner.

Traveling by car from Melbourne to Adelaide takes 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive; or take a train. Traveling from Melbourne to Adelaide, you'll gain 0.5 hours due to the time zone difference. In April in Adelaide, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 14°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Adelaide

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Wildlife

Side Trips