Just purchased your new Kia and keen to take it out for a spin? One of the best feelings in the world is heading out on an adventure with the wind in your hair and a trunk full of possibilities. Now that the months are getting warmer, where will you head on your next road trip?
At Mantello Kia Roxburgh Park, we’ve put together our favourite destinations in Victoria so that, whenever you’re ready, you can hit the road and start exploring.
Just over an hour’s drive along the east side of Port Phillip Bay is Cape Schanck at the southernmost tip of the peninsula. The perfect destination for beach junkies, surfers and wine lovers – the cape has so much to offer.
The all-new Sorento is perfect for a road trip of any kind – especially for those with families. It’s spacious, versatile and is the most high-tech Kia car ever made. The whole family can be kept entertained with wireless smart charging, BOSE speakers and even ambient mood lighting.
If you’re looking for an exciting road trip in Victoria, Wilson’s Prom has it all. Just two hours and thirty minutes from Melbourne, it has wildlife, walks and is a popular camping spot, too.
The all-new Sportage is an ideal option for road trip lovers. It doesn’t just look good – it has amazing safety features, smart charging and cargo space with jaw-dropping versatility. If you want to make sure you have room for bikes, camping equipment and more, the Sportage has some impressive optional accessories – from streamlined roof cross bars to a handy watercraft carrier.
Daylesford & Hepburn Springs
Located about an hour and a half from Melbourne, Daylesford and Hepburn Springs are popular due to their mineral springs (there are well over a hundred).
The ideal spot for rest and relaxation Daylesford and Hepburn Springs are a popular road trip destination for a reason. There are wineries, history, culture, art classes, workshops and plenty of book fairs for the readers in the family.
The Victorian Alps
The Victorian Alps are the place to head if you’re looking for somewhere a little further afield. At almost four hours away from Melbourne, this is a great road trip destination for those really wanting to test their new Kia.
Take the Great Alpine Road starting at Wangaratta in the north-east and wind your way 339 kilometres through Victoria’s high country to Bairnsdale on the gorgeous Gippsland Lakes.
If you’re heading to The Grampians for your next road trip, the best place to start is at Halls Gap. Wind your way along the stunning mountains and indigenous art sites towards award-winning wineries and exceptional local produce. The tourist village of Halls Gap has accommodation, eateries, shopping and has a fascinating history.
What about your road trip playlist?
Looking for the perfect playlist for your next road trip? Whether you’re heading off with the whole family for a spot of summer camping or going on a scenic drive with your other half, a road trip playlist will help make the journey fun and memorable.
Check out our classic driving playlist for your next journey.
Where is your next road trip?
Aside from performance, comfort and style, every new Kia comes with exceptional safety features to give you and your family the ultimate peace of mind on every trip. At Mantello Kia Roxburgh Park, we’re always here to answer any questions you have – whether it’s how to find the perfect road trip car or which Kia has the most versatile cargo space.