Enjoy one of the most spectacular coastal drives on the Great Ocean Road in the reverse direction early in the morning, while avoiding all the tourist hustle and bustle. Book this tour in combination with the Eureka Skydeck and The Edge Experience to enjoy great value for money with assured comfortable travelling.
Travel the National Heritage-listed Great Ocean Road and marvel at its awe-inspiring coastline with beautiful beaches, rich rainforests, charming seaside towns and iconic rock formations of the 12 Apostles. Also, check out koalas in the wild at the Kennett River. This guided tour includes a delicious picnic lunch at the Great Otway National Park and dinner at the surf capital of Australia – Torquay, along with hotel transfers from Melbourne.
Enjoy panoramic views of Melbourne and beyond from the highest vantage point in Southern Hemisphere - the Eureka Skydeck 88. Dare yourself to face your fear of heights at The Edge, while standing on an extended glass cube, 300 meters above the ground.
Reverse Great Ocean Road Tour:
Begin this extensive full-day Great Ocean Road reverse tour with a hassle-free pick-up from your accommodation in Melbourne early in the morning. Enjoy a relaxed journey as you drive straight to the Shipwreck Coast via Colac while enjoying a complimentary morning tea along the way. Avoidthe tourist day-time rush that visits the 12 Apostles and enjoy much better photo opportunities on this reverse tour. Enjoy the company of an informative guide.
Make your very first stop at the beautiful 12 Apostles. Discover Loch Ard Gorge in Port Campbell and witness its world-famous rock formations. Step down to the beach at Gibson’s Steps, if the weather is favorable, or visit the famed London Bridge instead.
Get back on the bus to continue the drive along the breathtaking coastline of this National Heritage-listed road with pristine ocean views and popular surf beaches. Get off your bus again and embark on a guided walk through Maits Rest, a cool temperate rainforest in the Great Otway National Park, home to the tallest eucalyptus trees in Australia. Enjoy a picnic lunch at one of the picture-perfect spots at the park.
Travel further for another surprise at the Kennett River, home to one of the biggest koala colonies. Then, visit the historic Memorial Arch. Also, explore the quaint coastal town of Apollo Bay on the way. Conclude this tour with a lovely dinner in the surf coast township of Torquay.
End this part of your combo tour with a transfer back to your hotel in Melbourne late evening.
Eureka Skydeck 88:
After reaching Melbourne, you may use the Eureka Skydeck tickets on a different day as per your convenience. Take a thrilling ride in the world’s fastest elevator to reach the 88th floor of the Eureka tower in less than 40 seconds! Check out Melbourne like never before with 360 degree views of its skyline, that extends from the Dandenong Ranges to the historic Port Philip Bay. Spot all your favourite city attractions including many sports stadiums.
Make this tour even more adventurous by undertaking the daring Edge Experience. The Edge is a glass cube that extends out from the building on a sliding platform, nearly 300 meters over Melbourne, so one can watch marvelous panoramic sights of the city down below through the glass walls, ceilings and floor.
You may choose to visit the Eureka Skydeck 88 after dark to admire the illuminated city views.
Hotel pick-up & drop-off for the Reverse Great Ocean Road Great Ocean Road Reverse Tour National Park entry fees Lunch & Dinner Morning Tea & Biscuits Highly Experienced Driver/Guide Informative Tour Commentary Audio Translation in 10 Languages On-board free WiFi Access On-board Water Refill Station Eureka Skydeck & The Edge Experience Ticket
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