No doubt, Australia is one of those places that can be safely categorized as heaven on earth. With an abundance of sightseeing spots, fun activities, and natural beauty, it becomes difficult to decide what to skip and what not to skip. This piece of writing specifically targets Melbourne and those who are willing to visit the city anytime soon can greatly benefit from what we are going to share. For you, we have shortlisted a few of the many places to visit in Melbourne and make your time worth it while you are in the city.
The visit to Melbourne will not be complete if you fail to visit Federation Square. It is a must-visit place for all the tourists for all the right reasons. The building is so beautiful and of course, beautiful enough to level up your Instagram feed. It is located opposite one of the major public transport stations, so getting it is not difficult either. It holds more than 2000 events annually so you can always find great entertainment there.
Southbank and Arts Center
If you are up for a little dose of art and culture while you are in the city, then you should not miss out on Southbank and Arts Center. It is situated on the banks of Yarra River so you will find lots of natural beauty too. You will come across great restaurants and cafés and a range of live entertainment. The Art Centre has several beautiful theatres.
Animals and Australia get along quite well, so visiting parks and zoos with beautiful animals is mandatory when in Australia. If you are visiting Melbourne, then you must visit the Melbourne Zoo. The zoo is centuries old which further adds to the curiosity of visiting this very special zoo. You will definitely love the Trail of Elephants here and of course the Orangutan Sanctuary. The interesting encounters with different animals is a one-of-its-kind experience.
Captain Cook’s Cottage
Did you know there’s Captain Cook’s Cottage in Melbourne? Yes, you heard that right and now you must pack your stuff and visit this place as soon as you can. It was brought in the city by the native city of the ever famous Captain James Cook. It gives a great insight into Cook’s wonderful and adventurous life.
Add a touch of adventure to your Melbourne trip and visit a caravan park. There are multiple caravan parks around Melbourne that you can visit and have the time of your lives. Melbourne Big4 Holiday Park, Carrum Downs Holiday Park, Crystal Brook Tourist Park are among one of the great parks in the city. You can visit the place alone or with your friends and family and drain out all the stress you have been getting due to the monotonous work or home routine.