Melbourne Travel Info
Head to Melbourne and explore the cultural capital of
Australia. Direct Flights has heaps of accommodation, destination activities, flights and car hire options to suit your travel needs in and around Melbourne, so have a search through our site and start planning your incredible getaway now!
With a population of 3.8 million, Melbourne is Australia’s second largest city after
Sydney. It is located on the south-eastern coast of the country, and though it has tremendous coastal reaches, beaches are not the main attraction in this enchanting city. From bohemian villages to interesting museums to innovative boutiques to delightful multicultural cuisine, there are plenty of attractions in Melbourne for travellers of all ages.
As the centre of Australian culture and arts, there are plenty of delightful museums in Melbourne. Visit the enormous Melbourne museum and you’ll be sure to find something of interest. Walk around the city centre, and the amazing Victorian architecture will inevitably catch your eye. Head over to the Docklands precinct and enjoy a cup of coffee on one of the many waterfront cafés. Children will enjoy Luna Park, a historic amusement park, and Suga, a candy-making factory. At night, you will be spoilt for dinner options, as Melbourne offers a wide variety of multicultural culinary delights, and is especially famous for its authentic
Greek fare. After dinner, don’t forget to drop by a bar in St Kilda to listen to some live local music.
The best place to stay in Melbourne is within the CBD. Try the Grand Hotel for spectacular views of the city from its floor-to-ceiling windows, or stay at the Art Deco themed Hotel Causeway. For cheaper options, stay at the many bed and breakfast options or at various backpacker hostels located in the city. Direct Flights offers many choices for cheap accommodation in Melbourne’s city centre. However if you are staying in Melbourne for a few days, drive out to the suburbs, such as South Yarra and Carlton, and stay at charming guesthouses or serviced apartments. Wherever you decide to stay, booking accommodation in Melbourne is easy and affordable with Direct Flights. Direct Flights also offers discount car hires for driving in and around Melbourne, including the must see Great Ocean Road on the beautiful drive towards
Book your holiday to Melbourne with Direct Flights. Whatever your travel needs, Direct Flights has got you covered. From cheap flights to affordable accommodation to discount travel packages, Direct Flights has the best rates for a wonderful holiday in Melbourne.