When it comes to natural beauty, few places on the planet can compete with Australia. Home to some of the most beautiful beaches and a rich and diverse wildlife, Australia is on the bucket list of many a traveler. While almost all of Australia is a delight for tourists, Victoria is special. Victoria is a state in southeastern Australia and is home to the Australian capital, Melbourne. It is the smallest state in Australia but is home to some of its biggest attractions. Its mesmerizing beaches, turquoise waters and lush green grasslands provide breathtaking views. The Great Ocean road in Victoria is known to be one of the most scenic road routes on the planet. They say a picture is worth a thousand words. So, here are 12,000 words that describe the beauty of Victoria. Also Read - Australia: Coronavirus Cases Rise to 4,800, Death Toll Touches 21

A sunrise hot air balloon flight over the Yarra Valley in Victoria, Australia

Victoria landscape with hot air balloon

Victoria landscape with hot air balloon

The Twelve Apostles and the Great Ocean Road in Victoria

Twelve Apostles in Victoria

Twelve Apostles in Victoria

Aerial image of Mornington peninsula taken from Arthur’s Seat. Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

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Great Ocean Road in Australia

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Ancient California redwood trees in Beech Forest, Victoria, Australia

Victoria forest

The Great Ocean Road is a popular tourist attraction close to Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. The part of the Great Ocean Road pictured here is near Lorne, Victoria.

Lorne in Victoria

Another one of Twelve Apostles and the Great Ocean Road in Victoria

Victoria 3

Scenic coastal landscape along Great Ocean Road as viewed from Teddy’s Lookout in Victoria, Australia

Victoria Great Ocean Road

Aerial panoramic landscape of Lake Buffalo in Alpine Shire, Victoria, Australia

Lake Buffalo - Victoria

Aerial panorama of Mornington Peninsula coastline in stormy weather. Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Mornington panaroma

Southern Right Whale tail at Logan’s Beach Whale Nursery in Warrnambool, Victoria, Australia

Victoria whale

Tempted to visit Victoria, aren’t you? It is one place that defines the term wanderlust!