Located only 3km from the Melbourne CBD, Travancore on the Park is situated at the Gateway to Melbourne. Their are Trams at the door step and only a short walk form trains and buses. Nearby is the Melbourne University and RMIT. Other attractions nearby include Royal Park, Melbourne Zoo, Mooney Ponds Bike Trail and the Royal Park Golf Course.
Royal Children's Hospital and Royal Melbourne Hospital are nearby.
Travancoe on the Park has its own retail centre encompassing shops, cafes and restaurants. There are also numerous shopping strips within Moonee Valley such as the bustling Puckle Street shopping strip, as well as surrounding areas such as the Docklands area and the CBD.