Tour ID: 10002132

Experience the sights and sounds of the Great Ocean Road on this stunning full day tour along this famous road. This picturesque destination is a haven of natural splendour, featuring breathtaking coastal views, sublime rivers, lush rainforests and thundering waterfalls. It is on many must-visit lists of travelers across the world.

  • See the striking Twelve Apostle formations
  • Scenic walk with great photography opportunities
  • Visit Apollo Bay and Port Campbell
  • Coastal views on one side and lush forestry on the other

Commencing in Melbourne at around 8 am from Federation Square, or with an earlier courtesy pick-up service provided for patrons who are staying in hotels in and around the CBD. You'll be privy to all highlights and sites along the Great Ocean Road over the course of the day.

Enjoy panoramic views of the Melbourne cityscape as you depart the city and make your way on a journey inland to the Shipwreck Coast, home to the Twelve Apostles. Take a deep breath and enjoy a relaxed and unhindered view of The Twelve Apostles, Loch Ard Gorge and the remnants of London Bridge all before lunch; beating the traditional afternoon rush.

Upon reaching Port Campbell National Park, marvel at the iconic limestone stacks in the morning. Witness a fabulous spectacle of massive natural erosion and the contrasts between rugged coast and verdant rainforest living side by side. See the amazing Twelve Apostles - limestone stacks rising dramatically from the Southern Ocean and visit the Information Centre. Walk along the boardwalk and enjoy the scenery from various viewing platforms. See Loch Ard Gorge and be swept away by the romantic and tragic story of love and lives lost aboard the Loch Ard. Explore Port Campbell National Park then continue beyond Port Campbell to the remnants of London Bridge. Discover the tragic history of over 50 ships wrecked along this rugged coastline.

View the popular coastal townships of Apollo Bay and Lorne - a surfer's haven and retreat. See many fern-filled gullies and river inlets on your journey. Travel the length of the Great Ocean Road passing towering limestone cliffs, sweeping white beaches and stunning rainforest scenery. The Great Ocean Road is truly one of the world's greatest scenic coastal drives.

See the spectacular night lights of Melbourne as you cross the West Gate Bridge on your way back to Melbourne.

Please Note: Itinerary subject to run in reverse, at the discretion of AAT Kings.

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Tour Details

  • Included in price:

    National Park Entry Fees are included as well as sightseeing as described.

  • Available for purchase/hire:

    Meals are not included, however are available for purchase at local outlets.

  • Duration:

    Approximately 12hrs

  • Departure:

    8:00 AM Daily

  • Return:

    8:00 pm

  • Departure points:


  • Pickup/departure instructions:

    Tour departs from Federation Square daily at 8am. Hotel pick ups are available prior to tour departure for selected CBD hotels.

    Please visit this link for tentative pick up information.

    Please note that reconfirmation is still required prior to departure as per your travel documentation. The coach will not attend a location unless a pick-up is prearranged. Please note the times listed are approximate and ALL bookings MUST be reconfirmed with operator the day before departure.

  • What to bring:

    - Camera
    - Sunscreen
    - Hat
    - Water Bottle
    - Jacket - it can get cold and very windy.

  • Fitness level required:


  • Child policies:

    Children between the ages of 2-15 years will be applicable for child rates. Children under 2 years are considered infants and travel free of charge when seated on a parent or guardians lap.
    Child seats are unable to be used.

  • Additional Information:

    Pensioner Fares apply to Australian and New Zealand Pension Card holders, Australian Senior Card holders, and full-time Australian Students.

  • Destinations:

    Great Ocean Road, Port Philip Bay and Bells Beach

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