Victoria's High Country covers a vast expanse of Northern Victoria, ranging as far south as Eildon, and as far north as Wangaratta. Whatever the reason for a holiday, there are plenty of different ways to travel through the High Country. Enjoy some luxury accommodation and stay in one location, or hire a car and drive from town to town, and encounter beautiful scenery and non-stop thrills on your journey.
Start at the breathtaking Lake Eildon, where there is no shortage of water sports to keep the family entertained. Waterskiing, kayaking, fishing and a whole lot more await you in the waters of Lake Eildon. Head over to nearby Mansfield, stay at some fantastic budget motel options and experience the country via horseback. Ride to Power’s lookout and enjoy the stunning views from on top of the mighty Mount Stirling. Those looking to spend a bit more can stay at a luxury hotel or holiday retreat on the snowy mountains of Mount Buller. Alternatively, head to the mountain with your friends, stay at budget hostel and race your mates down one of their numerous ski runs.
If you have the entire family with you, stay at some of the fantastic self contained apartments and holiday homes throughout the High Country. Load up the car with your kids and their bicycles, stay in comfort and visit Wangaratta to explore the Ovens River Valley on your bike. Keep your bikes with you and head down to Bright and ride along the Murray to Mountains trail. While in Bright, sample some of the delicious wines available in the Alpine Valleys wine region. Finally, finish your holiday with a visit to Mount Beauty. The astonishing Alpine National Park will make a perfect grand finale for your adventure as its beauty will render you speechless. With so many different places to visit, you will always find something to do in Victoria's High Country.