Embark on one of the world’s most spectacular coastal drives along the incredible Great Ocean Road. See some of the most famous surf beaches and pass through picturesque seaside villages and lush green rainforests on this tour. Explore Loch Ard Gorge, descend the Gibson Steps and drive past the Great Otway National Park & view its eucalyptus trees During the tour, you may also spot koalas and native birds.
An expert guide will accompany you at all times during the tour and will share the interesting facts and legends surrounding the Great Ocean Road. Every twist and turn of the Great Ocean Road boasts breathtaking views of the ocean and rainforest alike, also including a visit to Anglesea River. End your tour by experiencing the stunning sunset overlooking the famous 12 Apostles!
That's not all! Enjoy FREE WiFi onboard the air-conditioned coach and and a complimentary iPod translation service in 13 languages.
Note: During peak season; due to popularity of the tour the availability runs out often; kindly refer our ‘Please Note’ section below for details.
You will be picked up in a coach from your hotel in Melbourne to start off the Great Ocean Road tour.
Accompanied by a guide, drive through the port town of Geelong and reach the Great Ocean Road that runs along the scenic coastline of southwest Victoria. Drive through the Great Otway National Park and be treated to awe-inspiring views of sandy beaches and plunging cliffs on the edge of the sea. Pass through the seaside villages of Lorne, Apollo Bay and Port Campbell.
Moving on, the coach will then halt for some wildlife spotting next and lunch (direct payable) to the lovely Kennett River. Here, you’re likely to spot koalas and native birds in their natural surroundings.
Continue your tour to the lush green Otway Rainforest, known for growing some of the tallest eucalyptus trees in Australia. Next, you will enjoy a leisurely stroll along the historic beach of Loch Ard Gorge, where you will see the sea-carved Elephant Rock and discover the history of the Shipwreck Coast.
Your last stop in this Great Ocean Road tour is the Twelve Apostles, the breathtaking rock formation which has become a natural icon. Step down to the beach at the Gibson Steps and be dwarfed by these enormous rock stacks. You will be right in time to see the Twelve Apostles against the setting sun. Enjoy the sunset over the spectacular coastline.
On your way back to your hotel in Melbourne, there will be a stop for dinner before enjoying a stunning view of the illuminated city as we cross the Westgate Bridge again.
FREE WiFi onboard & iPod Translation: If you want to find some information about your next destination or share that amazing photo you’ve just taken via social media – you can do it immediately with FREE WiFi onboad the minibus. You can also enjoy personalized language translation; this allows you to hear our best guides describe the best of the Great Ocean Road! The translation is offered in 13 languages; French, Italian, Spanish, German, Russian, Arabic, Japanese, Korean, Mandarin, Cantonese, Thai, Malaysian and Portuguese.
Hotel pick-up and drop-off Transportation in an air-conditioned minibus Experienced English-speaking guide Free WiFi onboard Recorded tour information provided in French, Italian, Spanish, German, Russian, Arabic, Japanese, Korean, Mandarin, Cantonese, Thai, Malaysian and Portuguese on individual iPods All fees & taxes
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