Tour ID: 10034125

This wonderful two-day adventure is along the Great Ocean Road, taking in all the sights that make this such a special place. Arrival on Phillip Island includes a trip to the Australian Wildlife Park amid many other fun adventures, concluding with the Penguin Parade Tour.

  • Explore the Great Ocean Road, including the Twelve Apostles, Loch Ard Gorge, Otway’s Rainforest, the Australian Wildlife Park and Phillip Island.
  • Survey the outstanding views of the south east coast road, it's variety of flora and fauna and spectacular views.
  • Enjoy some delicious meals, including an Aussie BBQ.
  • Be amazed by the delightful fairy penguins riding in on the waves at sunset.

Enjoy two of Melbourne’s most popular destinations traveling against the crowds and staying overnight on
the famous Great Ocean Road! On day two we’ll jump on the ferry to transfer across Port Phillip Bay to
spend the day getting up close with Australia’s diverse wildlife on Phillip Island.

Day 1: Melbourne - Queenscliff (dinner included)
Leaving from Melbourne, we’ll make our way to the 12 Apostles to start exploring before the crowds arrive.
Continuing along the Shipwreck Coast stopping at some magnificent spots along the way, we’ll have lunch
by the coast, see the ancient Otway’s Rainforest and search for local wildlife in its natural habitat. Enjoy
dinner before spending the night in the coastal town of Queenscliff.

(Driving Distance: 460km)

Day 2: Queenscliff - Melbourne (breakfast included)
On the second day, we’ll take a ferry across Port Phillip Bay to spend some time exploring and see part of
the picturesque Mornington Peninsula. Enjoy the afternoon getting up-close and personal with some
Australian wildlife at a Koala Reserve and the Penguin Parade. We’ll then head to the Nobbies to view the
stunning rocky coastline and local seal colony. To cap off the trip, we’ll see the magnificent Phillip Island Penguin Parade spectacle before heading back to Melbourne.

(Driving distance: 300km)

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Tour Details

  • Included in price:

    ● 1 x Breakfast, 1 x Dinner
    ● 1 Nights’ hostel dormitory accommodation - with shared bathroom facilities
    ● Phillip Island Penguin Parade - general entry
    ● Admission into Koala Reserve
    ● Ferry journey across Port Phillip Bay
    ● National Park entry fees
    ● Australian wildlife sightings, in the wild!
    ● Experienced driver guide
    ● Air-conditioned mini-coach travel
    ● Comprehensive tour commentary
    ● Select inner city pick up and drop off points

  • Available for purchase/hire:

  • Duration:

  • Departure:

    7:15 AM Mon, Fri

  • Return:

    Winter 10.00PM
    Summer 12 Midnight

  • Departure points:


  • Pickup/departure instructions:

    Departs: Mondays

    Default departure point is the Immigration Museum - 400, Flinders St cnr Market St, Melbourne

    A list of our only other available pick up locations and tentative times for this tour can be found here. Please notify us of your preferred pickup location and we will confirm your pickup time.

    It is recommended you arrive at your pick up location at least 10 minutes before you scheduled departure time. If the bus has not picked you up within 10 minutes please phone our office using the number on your booking confirmation.

  • What to bring:

    Appropriate clothing (even in Summer it can get cold),
    Bottled water,
    Towel & toiletries,
    ......and of course a BIG SMILE!!!

  • Fitness level required:


  • Child policies:

    Not recommended for young children under the age of 8 years old, due to the nature and length of this tour. Children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

    No child rates are available and must be purchased on an adult fare on multi-day tours.

    If travelling with children upgrading to a family room is required

  • Additional Information:

  • Destinations:

    Great Ocean Road, Phillip Island, Sorrento, Torquay, Bells Beach, Apollo Bay and Angelsea

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