Tour ID: 10055820

This amazing tour along the famous Great Ocean Road incorporates the iconic Twelve Apostles, the Shipwreck Coast, world famous surf beaches, Aussie wildlife and so much more!

  • Witness the beauty of the Twelve Apostles at sunset
  • Immerse yourself in one of the world’s best coastal drives, The Great Ocean Road
  • Experience unique local Aussie wildlife
  • Learn the fascinating history of the Shipwreck Coast 
  • Visit the famous Gerat Ocean Road Chocolaterie & Ice Creamery


Departing Melbourne daily from October to March between 11am and 12pm, you’ll be picked up at your inner city accommodation and set off on your amazing adventure. You’ll travel with fellow fun-seekers your friendly driver/guide and a huge smile to some of the most beautiful spots imaginable and immerse yourself in one of the world’s most superb coastal drives, the Great Ocean Road.

Enjoy one of the world’s most spectacular coastal drives! Leaving Melbourne around lunchtime we pass through the surf coast to see some of Southern Australia’s beautiful beaches. Twist and wind along the spectacular Great Ocean Road enjoying awesome coastal photo opportunities. Visiting the brand new and stunning Great Ocean Road Chocolaterie and Ice Creamery, where we enjoy the delicious complimentary chocolate samples.

Along the way stop to see cuddly koalas in the wild. Travel to Apollo Bay for a quick break, check out the magnificent Southern Ocean. After the stop stretch those legs whilst exploring an ancient rainforest, and admire some of the world’s tallest trees in the Otway National Park. Travel through rolling hills toward Port Campbell National Park and the breathtaking 12 Apostles.

You’ll follow the Shipwreck coast and learn about the ships that have tragically gone down on this treacherous stretch of coastline. The most infamous of these is the Loch Ard, just off Mutton Bird Island. While here, you’ll view remarkable cliff faces and the ravine of Loch Ard Gorge.

You will then travel through the green dairy farm countryside to Colac. If you are feeling a little peckish, why not stop in at one of the quaint cafes or restaurants in Colac for a bite to eat (own expense)? Heading home, you’ll arrive back in Melbourne at approximately 11:30 pm in the summer months. You’ll then be returned to your original pickup location.

Our tours are conducted in English. If you require translated tour commentary, download our FREE App “Tour Translations of Australia” before travel! Available in Google Play & Apple App Store. Available in 10 languages.

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Tour Details

  • Included in price:

    National Park Entry Fees, Chocolate samples, Inner City Pickup and Drop-off, Professional Driver/Guide.

  • Available for purchase/hire:

  • Duration:

  • Departure:

    11:00 AM Daily

  • Return:

    Return to Melbourne between 11pm and 12 midnight depending on the time of the year.

  • Departure points:


  • Pickup/departure instructions:

    Default departure point is The Village Melbourne (formerly known as Discovery Melbourne), 167 Franklin Street, Melbourne at 11.30am.

    It is recommended you arrive at your pick up location at least 5 minutes before your 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.

    Departs: Between 11:00 am - 12:30 pm (October to April only)
    Returns: Approx Midnight

    This tour does not depart in the winter months of May to September.

  • What to bring:

    Sunscreen, Water bottle, Hat, Warm clothing, Camera, Money for lunch & dinner

    Luggage Restrictions:Only hand luggage is allowed on day trips.

  • Fitness level required:


  • Child policies:

    Child fare prices apply to children aged between 4 to 12 yrs old.
    Autopia Tours does not allow for children below the age of 4yrs old on their tours.

  • Additional Information:

    FREE App “Tour Translations of Australia”! Available in Google Play & Apple App Store. Portuguese, Spanish, French, German, Dutch, Cantonese, Mandarin, Japanese, & Korean. This personalised commentary service covers all the highlights and is delivered in a clear, concise and informative way. Please note that the app needs to be downloaded before the tour.

  • Destinations:

    Great Ocean Road, Torquay, Bells Beach, Lorne, Apollo Bay, Angelsea, Geelong and Port Campbell

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