Great Ocean Road Day Tour from Melbourne

Enjoy one of the world’s most spectacular coastal drives! Leaving Melbourne, we travel along the surf coast highway stopping to enjoy morning tea at some of Australia’s beautiful southern beaches.

Melbourne, Australia
14 hrs
Start time
7.00 am
Group size
Pick up & Drop off
Minimum age
4 yrs
FromAUD $129
ValueAUD $135SAVE 4%
Child: AUD $95
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What's Included

  • World famous Great Ocean Road
  • Ancient rainforest walk
  • Aussie wildlife / koalas
  • Shipwreck Coast
  • Surf coast - beautiful beaches
  • 12 Apostles
  • London Bridge or Gibson Steps
  • Loch Ard Gorge

What's excluded

  • Scenic Helicopter Flights (at own expense)
  • Beverages
  • Souvenirs

*If you're interested in booking a scenic helicopter flight, please leave a comment in your booking form. 


Travel to Apollo Bay for lunch (included), with time to cool off by the magnificent Southern Ocean. After lunch 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. Learn about the tragic tales of the shipwreck coast and view remarkable rock formations at Loch Ard Gorge. Check out the fallen London Bridge or Gibson Steps and visit the quaint fishing village of Port Campbell. Reflect on an action packed day full of nature walks, wildlife, surf beaches, incredible rock formations and spectacular coastal views whilst returning towards Melbourne. Stop in the township of Colac for dinner (own expense).


Memorial Arch (Eastern View)

Take some pictures at the historic great ocean road memorial arch


Beach Walk

Get some for a stroll along the beautiful beach and get some sand between your toes.


Lorne & Anglesea

Pass through the popular seaside resort town of Lorne & Anglesea, view some spectacular beaches & lookouts


Spot wild Koala’s / hang out with wildlife - (Kennett River)

Go for a pleasant walk through the coastal town of Kennet River, see how many Koala’s you can find!

Marvel at the friendly beautiful birds; Parrots, lorikeets, and look out for the famous kookaburra.


Otway’s Rainforest (Mait’s Rest)

Take a guided bushwalk through this very rare, ancient, cool temperate rainforest. You’ll feel dwarfed as you stroll past some of the tallest trees in the world.


12 Apostles 

View the beautiful limestone stacks that form the mighty 12 apostles

Treat yourself to an optional helicopter flight for $145 (weather & time permitting)


Loch Ard Gorge 

Find yourself surrounded by towering limestone cliffs & take a walk along the beach , View the Archway, The Razorback and Dumpling Pots

Hear the history, romance and heartbreak as our guides re- tell the tale of Australia’s most famous shipwreck!..... The Loch Ard


London Bridge  

London Bridge…… has fallen down….. but it still makes a stunning photo opportunity and has a great story behind it.

Keep an eye out for our furry feathered friends …. The little penguins as they make their way up the shore on dusk


Tour Inclusions: 

  • Inner City Melbourne and St Kilda Pick-up and Drop-off
  • Small-group tour in air-conditioned modern vehicle
  • Experienced Professional Driver/Guide
  • Knowledgeable and Entertaining Commentary
  • All National Park entrance fees
  • Morning Tea and Snacks
  • Lunch

What to bring:

  • Sunscreen
  • Water
  • Warm clothing, hat, swimmers (summer months)
  • Camera
  • Pocket money

Please note

Operates: DAILY
Duration: 1 Day (14 hours)
Departs: Melbourne 7:00 am (approx.)
Returns: Melbourne 9:00 pm (approx.)
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Although every effort is made, GLTG shall not be liable for any illness, injury, damages, loss, delay or failure to join the tour that may occur due to factors beyond our control. We highlyrecommend all passenger have travel insurance coverage. GLTG retains the right to alter routes, itineraries, bus types and configurations, fares adjustments, days of operation or even cancel tours if unforeseen circumstances occur. Other accredited tour operators may be used onsome tours.


Child Policy: GLTG does not accept bookings for children aged 4 years and younger, due to the nature and length of ourtours. Passengers under 18 years old must travel with legal guardian. 

Cancellation Policy:

Cancellation within 7 days of departure will result in a 50% loss of the ticket price; 

Cancellation, transfer within 48 hours of departure or failure to board will result in full fare forfeiture. 

Transfer Policy: $25 per person transfer fee applies to any transfer of services within 48 hours to 7 days before departure. 

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Child: AUD $95
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