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The Great Ocean Road Tours

Australia’s Great Ocean Road with it’s breathtaking scenery, is not only one of the world’s best ocean drives, it is also the world’s largest war memorial having been constructed by soldiers returning from the First World War as a tribute to their mates who did not return.

As it hugs the cliffs you will marvel at the endless beaches and the colour of the water. Come with us on your journey and we’ll reveal not just the history of the road but also the natural treasures hidden beside it such as koala habitats, spectacular bird life, ancient Gondwanaland rainforests and of course the geological masterpiece of the 12 apostles coastline.

Stay overnight with a stunning view of the Southern Ocean and watch the sunset while you enjoy the hospitality, the food and the wine at the famous Chris’s Beacon Point Restaurant in Apollo Bay.

Let us guide you for 2 days along the entire 243 kms of this road making stops along the way so you’ll have time to take in all this huge and spectacular coastline has to offer and then we’ll bring you back to Melbourne at journey’s end.

Discover Your Perfect Great Ocean Road Tours

Our curated selection of tours is designed to awaken the explorer within you. Choose from our immersive multi-day adventures, meticulously crafted to showcase every enchanting nook of this 243 km marvel, or let us tailor a private tour that resonates with your unique passions and curiosities. With our Great Ocean Road tours, we don’t just promise a journey, we offer an experience etched into your memory, forever unforgettable, forever yours.

4 Day Great Ocean Road, Grampians And Ballarat

3 Day Great Ocean Road And Grampians

2 Day Great Ocean Road Tour

Multi-Day Great Ocean Road Tours

Discover the splendour of Australia’s iconic Great Ocean Road with our Multi-Day Tours. Immerse yourself in a journey that blends breathtaking spectacular coastal views, rich cultural experiences, and diverse natural wonders. Each day unveils new adventures, from the iconic 12 Apostles tour to the verdant Otway National Park. Relax in comfort each night, with accommodations ranging from seaside villas to luxury hotels. Our tours are crafted for your ultimate convenience, featuring expert guides, local culinary delights, and seamless transportation. Embrace the wild beauty of Australia’s coast, uncover hidden gems, and create memories that last a lifetime on one of the world’s most scenic drives.

2 Day Great Ocean Road Tour Highlight

Experience a relaxed and comfortable exploration of the diverse Great Ocean Road.
Encounter wildlife, coastal towns, ocean-view accommodations, delicious food, rainforests, the 12 Apostles, and shipwreck history.

Day 1:

Accommodation: Check into ‘Beacon Point Ocean View Villas’ in Apollo Bay.
Food: Dinner at the acclaimed Chris’s at Beacon Point.
Vehicles: Departure from Melbourne via the West Gate Bridge, with scenic stops along the Great Ocean Road.

Day 2:

Accommodation: Start the day with a continental breakfast at Chris’s overlooking the coastline.
Food: Enjoy lunch in the small fishing village of Port Campbell.
Vehicles: Travel through the Otway Ranges and the Shipwreck Coast, with scenic stops along the way.

Logistics:

Departure: Tours depart from Melbourne at 8:30 am.
Pickup: Pickups available from all city hotels within Melbourne.
Drop-off: Passengers will be dropped off at any Melbourne CBD location at 5:30 pm at the end of the tour.

3 Day Great Ocean Road Tour Highlight

Experience a blend of beach and mountain landscapes on this comprehensive tour.
Enjoy the iconic Great Ocean Road for the first day and a half, followed by a journey into the majestic Grampians National Park.

Day 1: Great Ocean Road:

Accommodation: Check into ‘Beacon Point Ocean View Villas’ in Apollo Bay.
Food: Enjoy dinner at ‘Chris’s at Beacon Point’.
Vehicles: Departure includes pick up from city hotels or Federation Square in Melbourne.

Day 2: Great Ocean Road Continued, Grampians Introduction:

Accommodation: Stay at the Royal Mail Hotel in Dunkeld at the foot of Mt Sturgeon.
Food: Stop in Port Campbell for lunch.
Vehicles: Continue exploring the Great Ocean Road with scenic drives and historical insights.

Day 3: Grampians Exploration, Return to Melbourne:

Accommodation: Royal Mail Hotel in Dunkeld
Food: Meals provided at various restaurants and cafes along the route
Vehicles: Transportation provided for the duration of the tour

Logistics:

Departure: Tours depart from Melbourne at 8:30 am.
Pickup: Pickups available from all city hotels within Melbourne.
Drop-off: Passengers will be returned to their points of departure at 6:00 pm at the end of the tour.

4 Day Great Ocean Road Tour Highlight

Experience a diverse blend of coastlines, mountains, and history on this 4-day adventure. Explore the renowned ‘Great Southern Touring Route’ for an array of natural and historic discoveries.

Day 1: Great Ocean Road:

Accommodation: Private self-contained villa in Apollo Bay
Food: Dinner at the Apollo Bay Hotel
Vehicles: Transportation provided for the duration of the tour

Day 2: Great Ocean Road Continued, Grampians Introduction:

Accommodation: Royal Mail Hotel in Dunkeld
Food: Lunch at Port Campbell
Vehicles: Transportation provided for the tour

Day 3: Grampians Exploration, Sovereign Hill:

Scenic Drive: Explore the scenic wonders of the Grampians, including short walks and cultural visits.
Cultural Experience: Visit ‘Brambuk’ Aboriginal cultural centre and ‘Bunjil’s Shelter’ rock art site.
Gold Mining History: Journey to the gold mining township of Ballarat.
Accommodation: Stay overnight at the Lodge at Sovereign Hill, with lunch in the village and a sound and light show in the evening.

Day 4: Sovereign Hill, Ballarat Wildlife Park, Return to Melbourne:

Morning Exploration: Explore the village of Sovereign Hill, including the Gold museum and a guided mine tour.
Wildlife Encounter: Visit Ballarat Wildlife Park to see unique Australian animals.
Return: Return to Melbourne, dropping off at city hotels around 5pm.

Logistics:

Departure: Tours depart from Melbourne at 8:30 am.
Pickup: Pickups available from all city hotels within Melbourne.
Drop-off: Passengers will be returned to their points of departure at 5:00 pm at the completion of the tour.

Private 2 Day Great Ocean Road Tour Highlights

Experience the stunning coastal scenery of the Great Ocean Road, including iconic landmarks like Bells Beach and the ‘Memorial Arch’.
Encounter Australian wildlife in their natural habitat, with opportunities to spot Eastern Grey Kangaroos and koalas.

Enjoy a guided rainforest walk in the Great Otway National Park, discovering unique flora and fauna.
Indulge in a luxurious stay at ‘Beacon Point Ocean View Villas’ in Apollo Bay, with breathtaking views of the Southern Ocean.
Dine at the award-winning Chris’s at Beacon Point restaurant, renowned for its modern Greek-Australian cuisine and local produce.
Explore the Shipwreck Coast, visiting attractions such as the 12 Apostles and Loch Ard Gorge, while learning about Aboriginal heritage and maritime history.
Stop for lunch in the charming fishing village of Port Campbell and explore lesser-known coastal gems like London Bridge and Bay of Islands.
Conclude the tour with a scenic drive through the countryside back to Melbourne.

Accommodation, Food, Vehicles:

Accommodation: Stay in private self-contained villas at Beacon Point Ocean View Villas in Apollo Bay.
Food: Enjoy continental breakfasts and dinners at Chris’s at Beacon Point, renowned for its modern Greek-Australian cuisine.
Vehicles: Travel comfortably in small group tours, with pickup and drop-off available from all city hotels in Melbourne.

Private 3 Day Great Ocean Road & Grampians Tour Highlights

Experience the stunning coastal landscapes of the Great Ocean Road, including iconic landmarks like Bells Beach, the ‘Memorial Arch’, and the 12 Apostles.
Encounter Australian wildlife in their natural habitat, with opportunities to spot Eastern Grey Kangaroos, koalas, and native birds.

Explore the cultural and historical significance of the region, with insights into Aboriginal heritage and maritime history at sites like Castle Cove and Loch Ard Gorge.
Indulge in luxurious accommodation at ‘Beacon Point Ocean View Villas’ in Apollo Bay, followed by dinner at the renowned Chris’s at Beacon Point restaurant.
Venture into the Grampians National Park for scenic drives, short walks to lookout points, and visits to Aboriginal cultural centres and rock art sites.
Discover the gold mining history of Ballarat before concluding the tour back in Melbourne.

Accommodation, Food, Vehicles:

Accommodation: Stay in private self-contained villas at Beacon Point Ocean View Villas in Apollo Bay and the Royal Mail Hotel in Dunkeld.
Food: Enjoy continental breakfasts, lunches at local cafes, and dinners at award-winning restaurants like Chris’s at Beacon Point and the Royal Mail Hotel.
Vehicles: Travel comfortably in small group tours, with pickup and drop-off available from all city hotels in Melbourne.

Private 4 Day Great Ocean Road, Grampians & Ballarat Tour Highlights

Explore the iconic Great Ocean Road, witnessing stunning coastal landscapes and landmarks like Bells Beach, the 12 Apostles, and Loch Ard Gorge.
Encounter Australian wildlife, including Eastern Grey Kangaroos, koalas, and native birds, in their natural habitat along the Great Ocean Road and in Tower Hill Game Reserve.

Immerse yourself in the rich cultural and historical heritage of the region, with insights into Aboriginal history and the maritime past at sites like Castle Cove and Port Campbell.
Indulge in luxurious accommodation at Beacon Point Ocean View Villas’ in Apollo Bay and the Royal Mail Hotel in Dunkeld, known for its award-winning food and wine.
Experience the natural beauty and cultural significance of the Grampians National Park, with visits to lookout points, waterfalls, Aboriginal cultural centres, and rock art sites.
Step back in time at Sovereign Hill in Ballarat, a living museum depicting life in a 1854 gold rush town, and enjoy an immersive sound and light show recounting the Eureka rebellion.
Encounter native Australian wildlife at Ballarat Wildlife Park, including Tasmanian Devils, crocodiles, and reptiles.

Accommodation, Food, Vehicles:

Accommodation: Stay in private self-contained villas at Beacon Point Ocean View Villas in Apollo Bay, the Royal Mail Hotel in Dunkeld, and the Lodge at Sovereign Hill in Ballarat.
Food: Enjoy continental breakfasts, lunches at local cafes, and dinners at renowned restaurants like the Apollo Bay Hotel and the Royal Mail Hotel.
Vehicles: Travel comfortably in small group tours, with pickup and drop-off available from all city hotels in Melbourne.

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