Romantic Australia Getaways
While it is the smallest mainland state, it is definitely not short on romantic things to do for couples to on their Victoria vacations. Victoria is the second most populous state in Australia, and happens to be home to Melbourne, the popular state capital. If you and your partner are heading to Australia for a vacation, zoom in on the state of Victoria because you are guaranteed to have a great time.
It is recommended that you reserve at least three weeks if you are planning romantic Victoria vacations. From one end of the state to the other, there is just so much to fill your days. And besides, you probably do not know when next you will be visiting that side of the world so you definitely need to make the most of it!
Romantic Hotels in Victoria, Australia
Accommodation in Victoria is quite vast and varies based on the type of experience you want to have. Of course, there are many luxurious resorts and spas available, but there are also countryside homes that are fully decked out yet still provide the kind of home feel that many visitors look forward to. Here are a few of the most popular accommodation options for couples on their romantic Victoria vacations:
• Saltus – a luxury retreat surrounded by the countryside in the Hepburn Springs region of Victoria.
• Anchors – a luxurious property in Port Campbell that is private and caters to romantic getaways.
• Centenary Peaks – one of Victoria’s tranquil and relaxing retreats that gives visitors the privacy they are looking for.
• Chateau Yering – this is a mansion in Victoria that sits on 250 acres of land. It is situated in Yarra Valley, Victoria’s premier wine region.
• Mercure Yarra Valley Balgownie Estate Vineyard Resort And Spa – this resort is totally luxurious and is set in the midst of the famous Yarra Valley.
Romantic Things to do in Victoria Australia
In terms of natural attractions, you and your partner must absolutely visit Wilson’s Promontory, the Fairy Penguins at Phillip Island, and the Buchan Caves the Twelve Apostles.
The Great Ocean Road (Shipwreck Coast) is a 151 mile (243-kilometre) stretch of road along the south-eastern coast of Australia between the Victorian cities of Torquay and Warrnambool. The Twelve Apostles natural attraction stands out in particular and makes great photographs to carry home and share with your family and friends!
The Twelve Apostles the most recognizable attraction in Victoria. Those are eight massive rock stacks sticking out from the water in Port Campbell National Park on the Great Ocean Road are the world’s tallest limestone stacks. Sunrise and sunset are particularly good times to take romantic pictures. Boardwalks around the top of the cliffs provide wonderful viewing opportunities. It is also possible to take a helicopter flight here to view the Apostles from the air.
The Marine National Park is located only seven kilometres east of Port Campbell.
Victoria Vacations & Great Ocean Road Hotels
MOONLIGHT RETREAT – a picturesque location that offers great views of the Twelve Apostles and the Southern Ocean.
Here the morning starts when you decide to leave the soft expanse of your king size bed. Being at the mid point of the great ocean road your touring options are almost limitless. Several national parks... Apollo bay restaurants... A close encounter with whales kangaroos and echidnas... The heights of the Otway fly or cape Otway lighthouse... The wild shipwreck coast... The fascinating fishing village of Port Campbell... And that barely scratches the surface. If the truth be told you may get no further than your private spa pool or a few hours curled up with a book and a complimentary drink beside your roaring log fire... But at moonlight retreat that s your choice to make. No one intrudes on your privacy. Large picture windows lead to views of rolling hills bush the wild Southern Ocean to the 12 apostles and beyond.
Romantic Victoria Vacations in Melbourne, Australia
Now, Victoria is such a vast state that you can hardly determine where to begin in terms of your romantic vacation! A good place to start however would be the metropolis of Melbourne where there are many opportunities for shopping as well as many attractions to visit together. The attractions include the Crown Casino, Melbourne Museum, Healsville Sanctuary, Melbourne Zoo, St Kilda and the Eureka Tower. All of these places will allow you to spend time together and learn a little more about Australian culture and exotic wildlife.
Victoria Vacations & Romantic Beach Getaways
If you are more into beaches, you can definitely visit the Surf Coast and take in famous spots like Bells Beach, Lorne and Torquay. Mornington Peninsula also has some pretty nice secluded beaches for couples to relax in the sun together. Mornington Peninsula is actually also home to a lot of wineries that attract the attention of visitors. As such, you can plan to tour one or two of the wineries while you are there and sample Australian wines.
Victoria Vacations & Romantic Ski Getaways
And of course, depending on the time of year you visit Victoria, you may actually also be able to go skiing. The Victorian Alpine region is the best place for that as it is part of the Australian Alps and provides great slopes for skiing couples.
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