|Most expensive month:||August|
|Average price in Kyneton:||₹ 12,592/night|
|Cheapest price found:||₹ 6,881/night|
|Most expensive day:||Saturday|
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Nestled within the beautiful Macedon Ranges, Kyneton is a storied gold rush village that boasts the strongest collection of bluestone buildings in Victoria. Kyneton abounds with high-quality eateries and historic landmarks and has plenty of natural attractions to explore, such as mineral springs and waterfalls.
Stroll around Piper Street, where you can admire the heritage buildings and browse through antique shops. See the contemporary pieces at the Stockroom gallery, then visit Annie Smithers’ Bistrot for acclaimed French cuisine.
Enjoy the natural landscapes at Kyneton’s Botanic Gardens, as its collection of oaks, firs, cypress and 40-metre-high redwoods offer enough shade for a pleasant afternoon picnic. Running alongside the Gardens is the Campaspe River Walk, which offers a scenic journey past platypus habitat and Sculpture Park.
For natural rejuvenation, head to Kyneton Mineral Springs Reserve and use the old pump to sample the famed mineral water, said to be the secret to good health. Fuel up with fresh produce at the bustling Kyneton Farmers Market, held on the 2nd Saturday of each month.
Perched atop the Great Dividing Range, the award-winning Granite Hills Winery is surrounded by 12 hectares of vines that produce cool-climate wines. You can sample Riesling, Chardonnay or Shiraz in the tasting room or under the shade of gum trees in the garden.
The most convenient way to get around Kyneton is by car. Kyneton is located 85 kilometres north-west of Melbourne on the Campaspe River and is around a 1.5-hour drive from Geelong.
Mollisons, rated with a score of 8.7 from 211 reviewers, is one of the most popular hotels in Kyneton. Other top stays include Central Highlands Motor Inn, with an average rating of 8.5 from 242 reviewers, and Destination Kyneton, with a score of 9.0 from 134 reviewers.