Visit to the Violet Town Markets with over 230 stalls (subject to weather conditions)
Visit to the Moroccan inspired Red Ramia Trading Centre in Myrtleford
Discover the Magic of Bright with Free Time to Explore
Lunch at 5 Acres Garden Restuarant (replaces Wandiligong Maze)
Visit to Nightingale Brothers Alpine Produce Store in Wandiligong
Visit to Historic Town of Beechworth with Free Time to Explore
Guided Walking Tour of Beechworth
Cheese Tasting at Milawa Cheese Factory
Explore Milawa the Gourmet Region of Victoria
Lovely Lunch at Brown Brothers Winery
Panoramic Guided Tour of the Benalla Street Art
Friends for Company!
Personally Escorted by an experienced Sisterhood Hostess who is on hand to assist with making your holiday a memorable one
Comfortable Coach Touring Throughout
Accommodation with private facilities
All Sightseeing and Activities
All Meals as detailed in Itinerary
Free Time for Personal Discovery
Room Sharing Option
A cooked breakfast is on offer at our Bright Accommodation for $10 each day (subject to COVID-19 restrictions)
The itinerary is subject to change due to COVID-19 restrictions.
Should social distancing measures remain in place, Sisterhood Womens Travel will adapt our itinerary accordingly.
Day One - Saturday 10 September 2022
Melbourne - Violet Town - Beechworth (L,D)
Welcome to our 4 Day Alpine Mini Break. Please meet your Tour Hostess Hayley Morris at the T Intersection of Lonsdale and Spencer Street (opposite side to Southern Cross) no later than 8.00am. We begin our travels to Violet Town a small but vibrant town in the Goulburn Valley; home to one of the best country markets. We'll spend some time browsing the 230 plus stalls with the opportunity to fill your sisterhood shopping bag with all sorts of goodies. We then continue on to enjoy a lovely lunch at Brown Brothers in Milawa where afterwards there will be time to browse the small shopping precinct including Milawa Mustards, the Olive Shop and the nearby Milawa Cheese Company. Then it's onto Beechworth for our overnight stay including dinner.
Overnight - Carriage Motel Beechworth (or similar)
Day Two - Sunday 11 September 2022
Beechworth - Myrtleford - Bright
Today after breakfast downtown (and checkout), it's time to take a step back in time and follow the journey of Beechworth's fascinating history, from pioneers looking to strike it rich in the goldfields, to the region's indigenous people, to some of Australia's most notorious bushrangers. We'll begin at 9.00am with a guided walk and talk learning all about the local history including tales of Ned Kelly. Afterwards, there's plenty of time to wander the streets and discover the perfectly preserved buildings of Beechworth or visit the living museums of the Beechworth Historic & Cultural Precinct. With time for lunch (own cost) before departing to Bright via Myrtleford where we'll visit the fabulous Moroccan inspired Red Ramia Trading offering all sorts of exotic trinkets from mosaic tiles to fountains. Arriving into Bright we'll check in and enjoy dinner at a local restaurant (own cost).
Overnight - Bright Riverbank Park Hotel
Day Three - Monday 12 September 2022
Bright Sightseeing (L)
Today we'll enjoy breakfast downtown with a morning free to wander the eclectic shops of Bright at leisure. For lunch, we'll travel to 5 Acres (formerly Wandiligong Maze) to enjoy a lovely buffet lunch whilst admiring the beautiful garden surrounds before visiting Nightingale Brothers Alpine Produce Store for a browse. Returning to Bright with time to freshen up before dinner at a local restaurant (own cost).
Overnight - Bright Riverbank Park Hotel
Day Four - Tuesday 13 September 2022
Bright - Benalla - Melbourne
Another free morning in Bright before beginning our journey home stopping at Benalla to enjoy a panoramic guided tour of the amazing street art that adorns many of the town's main street and beyond. We then head back to Melbourne arriving in around 6pm. We thank you for travelling with Sisterhood Womens Travel and we look forward to welcoming you back for your next adventure.