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Melbourne to Sydney Coastal self-drive

17 days from £4,625pp

Includes flights
What is tailor made? Customised itinerary | Every trip is unique | Flexible accommodation options | Designed to your budget

Itinerary highlights

  • Experience the vibrancy of Melbourne.

  • Take a wonderful coastal walk at Wilsons Promontory.

  • Swim in crystal clear waters in Jervis Bay.

  • Take a morning tea cruise on Sydney Harbour.

Price includes

Scheduled international flights
Fully insured vehicle hire
All accommodation
  • Melbourne
  • Wilsons Promontory National Park
  • Metung
  • Gipsy Point
  • Tilba Tilba and Central Tilba
  • Jervis Bay
  • Sydney

Itinerary idea in detail

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Includes international flights from a choice of UK airports, including London, Birmingham, Manchester, Newcastle, Edinburgh and Glasgow.

Day 1 International outbound flight

International outbound flight

Today you begin your journey by boarding your international outbound flight to Melbourne.

Day 2 International outbound flight

International outbound flight

On-board your international outbound flight to Melbourne.

Day 3 Melbourne

Day 4 Melbourne


You have a day at leisure today and could either explore downtown Melbourne or take a tram to St Kilda to spend some time browsing the boutique shops in this beach-side suburb.

Day 5 Melbourne


Today you enjoy a full day guided tour to Phillip Island south of Melbourne. This is a great opportunity to experience the scenery and wildlife of the area, in particular the famous penguins, who 'parade' up the beach in the early evening.

Day 6 Wilsons Promontory National Park

Melbourne , Wilsons Promontory National Park

Collect your rental car this morning and drive south east to Wilsons Promontory, a wonderful coastal national park.

Day 7 Wilsons Promontory National Park

Wilsons Promontory National Park

Today is at leisure in Wilsons Promontory.

Day 8 Metung

Wilsons Promontory National Park , Metung

Drive up the coast to Metung today where you will spend tonight en route to Gipsy Point.


Day 9 Gipsy Point

Metung , Gipsy Point

Continue on to Gipsy point today.

Day 10 Gipsy Point

Gipsy Point

Today is at leisure for you to enjoy beautiful Gipsy Point.

Day 11 Tilba Tilba and Central Tilba

Gipsy Point , Tilba Tilba and Central Tilba

Continue your journey up the coast to Tilba Tilba where you will spend tonight.


Day 12 Jervis Bay

Tilba Tilba and Central Tilba , Jervis Bay

Drive north to Jervis Bay and spend the afternoon swimming in one of the many secluded coves.


Day 13 Jervis Bay

Jervis Bay

Take the day to relax in the Jervis Bay National Park, an ideal spot for bush walking.


Day 14 Sydney

Jervis Bay , Sydney

Today you arrive in Sydney, returning your car and enjoying the rest of the day exploring this iconic city on foot.

Day 15 Sydney


This morning you take a cruise out on to the harbour, a fabulous perspective from which to see the Opera House. Afterwards perhaps take a bus out to one of the beach suburbs and enjoy a coastal walk, or just watch the Sydney-siders going about their day.

Day 16 International return flight

Sydney , International return flight

Make your way to the airport today for your onward flight.

Day 17 International return flight

International return flight

Arrive home today to complete your journey.

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