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Great Ocean Road Day Tour from Melbourne

Witness the beautiful Great Ocean Road and discover why it is considered one of the world's best drives with this day tour! Book your tickets here.

Highlights

Fully day Great Ocean Road Tour
Stunning coastal views
The 12 Apostles
Loch Ard Gorge
Drive through the Otway Rainforest

What you need to know

Experience all of the essential highlights of one of the world's most scenic drives - Victoria's Great Ocean Road - for an extremely reasonable price on this full day Great Ocean Road tour from Melbourne. Departing from the Melbourne CBD early in the morning ready for a solid day of spectacular coastal highlights, you'll be taken aboard a comfortable, air-conditioned coach to witness a number of the individual wonders that make this stretch of the Victorian coastline so spectacular, ranging from renowned surfing hotspots, to iconic landmarks and all culminating in some truly incredible rock formations.

Along the way you'll pass through some of the region's renowned and charming coastal towns such as Lorne and Apollo Bay, while making several stops to get out and see some of the essential sights up close. Keep your eyes peeled for local wildlife along the way; walk alongside the oldest lighthouse on mainland Australia at Cape Otway; take a stroll along the ruggedly beautiful beaches of the Shipwreck Coast with its photogenic Loch Ard Gorge formation; and have it all capped off with one of Australia's most spectacular views: the towering Apostles rock formations from their famed viewing platform. This is one of Oz's most essential travel photos, and a sight you'll remember for years to come!

With a number of great inclusions such as refreshments, all National Park entry fees, and even complimentary hotel transfers, this Great Ocean Road tour is one of the most budget-friendly ways to explore this must-see part of Australia.

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Inclusions

  • Entry in Cape Otway Light Station
  • All Park entry fees
  • Tea, coffee and biscuits
  • Hotel transfers
  • Friendly Informative guide
  • Free Wi-Fi

Exclusions

  • Lunch
  • Refreshments and snacks

Highlights

  • Discover the incredible coastal views that have made the Surf Coast world famous
  • Hear memorable stories at Memorial Arch about the engineering feat that ended decades of isolation for coastal communities of the Great Ocean Road
  • Stroll through the coastal towns of Anglesea and Lorne
  • Enjoy time to explore Apollo Bay, one of the most popular destinations on the surf coast
  • Look for koalas and native birds in the wild
  • Drive through the Great Otway National Park, marvelling at the Mountain Ash Trees
  • Visit Cape Otway Lighthouse - Australia's most important and historic lighthouse, take the winding staircase to the top for spectacular views of the coastline
  • The history of the brutal Shipwreck Coast is revealed on the beach at Loch Ard Gorge
  • The world famous 12 Apostles - see these enormous limestone stacks from the lookout and capture an amazing photo

Times

  • Tours depart daily between 6.45am-7.45am and return at approximately 9pm

Location

  • Pickups available from selected inner-city hotels. Exact pickup time and location are provided upon confirmation

What To Bring

  • Appropriate clothing for all weather conditions
  • Water Bottle
  • Snacks
  • Bathers for swimming (time permitting)
  • Luggage is restricted to small day pack

Additional Information

  • Itineraries may be subject to change due to weather and road conditions
  • All infants are required to have their own seat and if needed an infant seat will be required to be installed in all touring vehicle
  • FREE Bunyip Tours language app which is easily downloadable via the APP store for i-Phone and Android the day prior to tour. This is available in Chinese, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean and Spanish. The commentary highlights the major sightseeing destinations visited whilst the tour is conducted in English

Booking Information

  • Hotel pick up information is required to confirm the booking
  • Itineraries may be subject to change due to weather and road conditions
  • Confirmation in the form of a tour voucher will be received at time of booking
  • Upon completion of purchase, please print the voucher and present on day of the tour
  • For your information, complete Tour Operator Information including contact details is included on your tour voucher

Great Ocean Road Day Tour from Melbourne

570 Flinders St, Melbourne, VIC 3000