8 days in Greater Melbourne & Melbourne Itinerary

8 days in Greater Melbourne & Melbourne Itinerary

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St Kilda
— Few hours
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Glen Waverley
— 1 night
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Dandenong
— 3 nights
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Melbourne
— 3 nights

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St Kilda

St Kilda ©
On the 19th (Wed), get some fabulous bargains at Luxe Fashion Studio and then kick back and relax at St. Kilda Beach.

To see traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the St Kilda vacation planning site.

Sydney to St Kilda is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and tram. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Sydney in August: highs in St Kilda hover around 16°C, while lows dip to 8°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) so you can go by car to Glen Waverley.

Things to do in St Kilda

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Shopping

Side Trip

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St. Kilda Beach ©
St. Kilda Beach
Luxe Fashion Studio ©
Luxe Fashion Studio

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Glen Waverley

Glen Waverley ©
Glen Waverley is a suburb in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 21 km south-east of Melbourne's central business district in the local government area of the City of Monash. On the 20th (Thu), identify plant and animal life at Damper Creek Reserve, tour the pleasant surroundings at Kalang Park, then identify plant and animal life at Bellbird dell, and finally identify plant and animal life at Yarran Dheran Nature Reserve.

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Drive from St Kilda to Glen Waverley in an hour. Expect a daytime high around 16°C in August, and nighttime lows around 8°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) so you can go by car to Dandenong.

Things to do in Glen Waverley

Wildlife · Parks · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trips

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Damper Creek Reserve ©
Damper Creek Reserve
Yarran Dheran Nature Reserve
Yarran Dheran Nature Reserve
Kalang Park ©
Kalang Park

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Dandenong

Dandenong ©
Step out of the city life by going to Panorama Garden Estate and Rhyll Inlet State Wildlife Reserve. Explore Dandenong's surroundings by going to Pulpit Rock (in Cape Schanck), Conservation Hill Reserve (in Rhyll) and Cowes (Phillip Island Wildlife Park, Koala Conservation Centre, &more).

To see reviews, ratings, photos, and tourist information, go to the Dandenong trip itinerary builder website.

Dandenong is just a short distance from Glen Waverley. August in Dandenong sees daily highs of 16°C and lows of 8°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) so you can go by car to Melbourne.

Things to do in Dandenong

Wildlife · Parks · Nature · Shopping

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Koala Conservation Centre ©
Koala Conservation Centre
Phillip Island Wildlife Park ©
Phillip Island Wildlife Park
Rhyll Inlet State Wildlife Reserve ©
Rhyll Inlet State Wildlife Reserve

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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.
Escape the urban bustle at Trin Warren Tam-boore and Warrandyte State Park. Appreciate the collections at Melbourne Museum and Immigration Museum. Step out of Melbourne to go to Warrandyte and see Pound Bend, which is approximately 34 minutes away. There's much more to do: buy something for everyone on your list at Melbourne Central, pause for some photo ops at Shrine of Remembrance, take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Gardens, and enjoy breathtaking views from Eureka Skydeck.

For photos, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Melbourne holiday website.

Getting from Dandenong to Melbourne by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 16°C, and evening lows to 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

Parks · Museums · Wildlife · Shopping

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Melbourne Museum ©
Melbourne Museum
National Gallery of Victoria ©
National Gallery of Victoria
Melbourne Central ©
Melbourne Central

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