6 of the Best Ways to Spend Time in Victoria
Victoria is a wonderful place to visit and a state that is characterised by diversity and dynamism. There is so much to see and do in Victoria that it can feel as though you should spend all of your time sightseeing. While there are some fabulous sights to see, it can also be a lot of fun to spend time relaxing in some of Victoria’s most beautiful locations.
What are some of the best ways to spend your time in Victoria?
1: Day tours
Opting to join day tours is one of the best decisions that you can make. By taking a Melbourne tour, a Great Ocean Road tour, a Penguin Parade tour or any of the many other tours that are possible, you are able to not only see and experience a supremely gorgeous place and marvel at the stunning scenery, you will also learn plenty of interesting and relevant information about the area.
2: Parks and gardens
Victoria is famous for being the ‘garden state’ and for good reason. Throughout Victoria you will find some of the most stunning parks and gardens imaginable and appreciate the beautiful scenery. For example, a day trip to the Dandenong Ranges enables you to see and experience a beautiful area of Victoria while enjoying the delicious local produce and charming towns.
By taking a Great Ocean Road day tour (or even a longer tour), you will see some of the most stunning and breathtaking beaches that may be found anywhere in the world. The Surf Coast is world famous for its spectacular coastline and it really does have something for everyone – no matter whether you love to surf or prefer a calmer more family friendly beach, it can be found along the Great Ocean Road.
4: Cafes, restaurants and bars
Victoria is internationally respected for the quality and variety of its cuisine and eating establishments. Expect to find and taste some of the most delicious local produce possible and to really enjoy the foods on offer.
A vibrant coffee culture exists throughout Victoria and, particularly in Melbourne, Victorians take their coffee quite seriously. If you love coffee, you will not be disappointed by the quality of the coffee in Victoria.
Similarly, if you are into funky bars, fun pubs or thriving nightclubs, you will quickly realise that Victoria (or more particularly Melbourne) has all options covered.
5: Museums and galleries
Victoria is home to some world class museums and galleries that showcase the history and culture of the state. These museums and galleries often host amazing exhibitions and are well worth a visit.
If shopping is your thing, you will be in heaven in Victoria! Melbourne is often termed the fashion capital of Australia and in the city and across the state more broadly, you will find some fabulous bargains and amazing products.
There are many great ways to spend time in Victoria. With so much to see and do in this great state you will feel that you have many options and many appealing ways to spend your time. Day tours are a great way to see different parts of the state and a wonderful way to learn more about the vibrant and dynamic state of Victoria.