Tour ID: 10063849
The Great Ocean Road Highlights Day tour to the 12 Apostles is a guided scenic drive in comfort, aboard our large coach along Australia's most iconic coastline.
This group day trip includes a visit to the iconic rock formations known as the 12 Apostles, Loch Ard Gorge as well as time to explore beautiful townships and lookouts. Your dedicated tour host will ensure you have an incredible experience. This is a shorter experience showcasing the must see highlights of the Great Ocean Road.
Departing Melbourne, we head towards Anglesea the gateway of the Great Ocean Road. Keep your eyes peeled for Kangaroos in the fields they love to be out and about in the mornings.
A monument to mark where return WW1 soldiers began construction of the Great Ocean Road. Take photos at the iconic Memorial Arch and learn the history of the soldiers who built this road and dedicated it to their fallen comrades.
Explore Apollo Bay enjoying your lunch (own expense) in this beautiful seaside village. We offer you the option of pre-purchasing your lunch at our partner cafe restaurant or choose one of many food outlets in Apollo Bay for lunch. Be sure to visit Dooley’s ice-cream parlour for a sweet sunny treat.
From Apollo Bay you will journey through the Otway National Park admiring some of the worlds tallest trees. We then meet back with the Southern Ocean and the Port Campbell National Park, home to the iconic 12 Apostles. Enjoy free time to take in the views from every angle, walk along the boardwalks, and get the perfect pictures of this wild and rugged 12 Apostles coastline.
Also within the Port Campbell National Park we head down to Loch Ard Gorge, site of one of Australia’s most well known shipwrecks. Hear the dramatic tale of Tom and Eva and then head down to the beach to see the dramatic scene. This is also where you will find rock formations such as Island Archway, Razorback and the ‘Salt and Pepper Shakers’ too.
National Park Entry Fees
Modern Air Conditioned Bus
Highly Experienced Driver
Dedicated Tour Guide Host
Informative Tour Commentary
Audio Translation Devices (10 languages)
Lunch can be purchased during a stop on tour.
7:15 AM Daily
Operates November to March only.
Departs Melbourne Immigration Museum at 7:15am Check in time is 7:00am Cnr Flinders and Market St. (No hotel transfers available)
What to Bring: Usual medication, all weather conditions clothing, warm jacket, thermals, woollen hat, sturdy walking/hiking shoes, sunscreen & sunglasses, toiletries and towel, torch, insect repellent, 15kg preferably no large suitcases or backpacks due to storage restrictions.
Not suitable for infants or children 3 years old and under, for safety reasons. Child fare prices apply to children aged between 4 to 12 years - Please contact us for details.
Children aged 13 - 17 must be accompanied by parent or guardian over the age of 18yo. All children must stay in private rooms with their parents or guardians. Contact us for accommodation upgrade information.
Melbourne, Great Ocean Road and Apollo Bay
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