Escape to Flinders
If you're looking for a holiday destination that is easy to get to and truly beautiful, look no further than Flinders at the southern tip of the Mornington Peninsula in Victoria. Once you have picked up your hire car from Thrifty Melbourne, it's just over an hours drive to this beautiful beach spot.
Things to do in Flinders
Whether you head down to the beach for a day of swimming and snorkelling or decide to cruise the coastal area, it's definitely worth a visit.
There's a yacht club for those who want to sail the open seas, the Flinders Jetty that stretches 250 metres and if you like to swing a golf club, head to the Flinders Golf Course that has spectacular views of the coast.
While visiting Flinders make sure you visit the Fine Art Gallery to see some great pieces of classic and contemporary artwork and pick up some delicious grub at the Flinders Bakehouse Cafe.
Mornington Penisula National Park
Only a short drive from Flinders is the lush Mornington Peninsula National Park with something for everyone. The National Park is home to the historic Cape Schanck lighthouse, as well as a great range of Australian wildlife, including the iconic kangaroo and wallabies.
If you're an avid bushwalker the coastal and bush paths are sure to delight or if you simply want to enjoy a romantic picnic in nature there are plenty of spots to relax amongst the tranquil landscape.
Are you ready to explore this beautiful area in your very own hire car? Find the right wheels for your trip here.