Unwind from the hectic and stressful routine and head on a road trip to explore Victoria.
Thanks to a stunning landscape blessed with some of the most picturesque beaches, impressive rock formations, peaceful rainforests and beautiful countryside, Victoria offers memorable the most amazing road tripping experience.
And since, the summer holidays are here, we have listed down the top 3 destinations that will provide a perfect summer getaway:
It won’t be an exaggeration to call this place a nature lover’s paradise! Just a couple of hours drive away from Melbourne, Phillip Islands is unique in many ways. It is a home to the world’s smallest penguins and you can watch these cute little penguins walking on the beach each evening. Take a wildlife coast cruise to spot whales, seals and dolphins in their natural habitats. And not to forget, walk through the Koala Sanctuary on the raised boardwalks where you closely watch the cute koalas.
If you are looking for a tranquil weekend break to relax and rejuvenate, Mornington Peninsula is just the perfect destination. It takes just 90 minutes drive from Melbourne get to the gorgeous and peaceful Mornington Peninsula. It has some of the most beautiful and quiet beaches, where you can take a stroll and reconnect with yourself. And, if you are a wine-lover you can taste the best quality wine at some of the popular boutique wineries.
Don’t forget to visit the The Peninsular Hot Springs, Victoria’s first hot spring resort. With over 20 outdoor plunge pools and bathing experiences, you can enjoy the Japanese onsen right here in Australia!
Great Ocean Road
The list incomplete without mentioning the Great Ocean Road! One of the iconic destinations in the world, Great Ocean Road offer the one most scenic coastal drives. It’s something that you should not miss on your trip to Australia! This 243 km long famous highway offers so much – You can capture the scenic golden bays in your camera, see the majestic natural rock formations and numerous spectacular views at every turn!
Don’t forget to stop by the 12 Apostles – the striking natural rock formations. Moreover, the adventurous souls can climb or zip-line the Ottway Fly Tree Top Walk, the longest and tallest treetop canopy walk.
It is always better to drive down the road in a rented a car. You can easily rent a car in Melbourne and discover the best attractions of Victoria.