The Great Ocean Road tour is a guided scenic drive along Australia's spectacular coastline with jaw-dropping ocean views and ancient rainforests. Our small group day trip includes a visit to the iconic rock formations known as the 12 Apostles as well as time to explore other beautiful beaches and walks.
Day 1: Great Ocean Road & Rainforest Tour
Highlights - Morning Tea: On your Great Ocean Road tour, you will have a chance to enjoy complimentary tea or coffee at a picturesque stop. - Memorial Arch: Take some pictures at the historic Great Ocean Road Memorial Arch. - Beach Walk: Go for a stroll along one of the beautiful beaches and get some sand between your toes. - Lorne & Anglesea: Enjoy beautiful views as we drive through some popular seaside resort towns. - Coastal Views: Experience world class coastal views as we wind our way along the Great Ocean Road. - Wild Koalas and wildlife viewing: Go for a pleasant walk through the coastal town of Kennett River, see how many Koalas you can find! Get up close and personal with the friendly beautiful birds; Parrots, Lorikeets and look out for the famous Kookaburra. We take a break to explore the charming seaside town of Apollo Bay, plenty of time to grab some lunch at a local cafe or enjoy fish & chips on the beach. (own expense) - Otway Rainforest: Take a guided bush walk through this very rare, ancient, cool temperate rainforest. At the Otway Rainforest you'll feel dwarfed as you stroll past some of the tallest trees in the world. - 12 Apostles: One of the major highlights on our Great Ocean Road tour is the 12 Apostles. View the beautiful limestone stacks that form the mighty 12 Apostles. - Loch Ard Gorge: Find yourself surrounded by towering limestone cliffs, take a walk along the beach, view the Archway, the Razorback and Dumpling Pots. Hear the history, romance and heartbreak as our guides re-tell the tale of Loch Ard Gorge, Australia's most famous shipwreck! - London Bridge or Gibson Steps: Enjoy a short walk to one of these spectacular rock formations known as the London Bridge.
Meal(s) included : None
Departs: from Melbourne - pickups begin 6:45am – 7:45am
Returns: to Melbourne - approximately 8:30-9:00pm
Main Departure Point: 07:15am outside St Paul's Cathedral (corner of Flinders and Swanston street)
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