Holiday Destinations in Victoria

One of the best things about going on holidays in Victoria is that it is a relatively compact state so every corner of it can be easily reached by car within 6 hours from the capital city Melbourne. This easy of access makes the many holiday destinations in Victoria ideal for long weekend getaways, romantic retreats, road trip stopovers and relaxing family holidays. There is a diverse range of unique holiday locations in Victoria ranging from the tranquil bushlands of the Victorian Alps and quaint rural farming villages right through to the unspoilt beaches of Gippsland and the Murray River with its historic paddlesteamers. Whilst staying in Victoria you can also discover the rich history of the goldfields district, visit natural wonders like the Great Ocean Road, Wilson's Promontory and Phillip Island penguin parade or sample some of the delightful wines at numerous well known wine regions including the Yarra Valley, Mornington Peninsula and Macedon Ranges.

Below is a list of the Holiday Destination in Victoria:

Lorne, Victoria   

Lorne is located only two hours drive from Melbourne and is well known as one of Victoria's most popular resort townships. It is situated in the ideal position from which to explore the iconic Great Ocean Road, which is recognised as one of the world's most scenic drives. Many people holiday in Lorne itself and well as using it as a base from which to drive down to Apollo Bay, the Split Point Lighthouse and onwards to the famous 12 Apostles, Loch ..... Read Full Detailed Description

Lakes Entrance, Victoria   

The popular Gippsland holiday spot of Lakes Entrance is ideally situated about 3½ hours drive (or 320 kilometres) east of Melbourne. It is perfectly nestled at the eastern end of Australia's largest inland network of waterways, the Gippsland Lakes, and is also a busy fishing port due to the fact that it is where this inland lake system joins with the vast expanses of the Southern Ocean. Lakes Entrance is surrounded by pristine stretches of ..... Read Full Detailed Description

Cowes, Victoria   

The ever popular holiday destination of Cowes is ideally situated on the northern edge of Phillip Island and offers visitors wonderful sandy beaches with calm, safe swimming areas, as well as excellent shopping, trendy cafes and fine dining restaurants serving fresh local seafood. Phillip Island itself is only 26 kilometres long, 9 kilometres wide and boasts some breathtaking natural beauty, numerous world class surf breaks, lots of close encounters ..... Read Full Detailed Description