The 10 best day trips from Melbourne
Planning a short break? Hit the road and escape to one of these must-see day trip destinations, all within three hour’s drive from Melbourne.
From secluded high-tea hideaways and heritage train rides to hinterland hikes and reliving Victoria’s goldrush glory days, there is no shortage of epic adventures, culinary quests and wild rides beckoning within a few hours’ drive of Melbourne.
For those looking to travel for just the day, Victoria is a state where you can head out on a weekend and find snow, forest, mountains, bush, beaches, villages, lakes and towns; all just under a two-hour drive from Melbourne.
So, pack the car, pump up the tyres and get ready for fun-filled day trips to Victoria’s best bucket-list day trip destinations. And remember, when heading on your own adventure, stay road trip happy by updating your RACV Emergency Roadside Assistance coverage before you leave.