Great Ocean Road Day Tour (Reverse)

Head straight to the impressive 12 Apostles, avoid the crowds and save the beautiful ocean views for the end!

Melbourne, Australia
14 hrs
Start time
7:00 am
Max group size
Pick up & Drop off
Minimum age
4 yrs+
AUD $129
ValueAUD $135SAVE 4%
Child: AUD $95
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What's Included

  • 12 Apostles without the usual crowds
  • Shipwreck coast & Loch Ard Gorge
  • Famous Great Ocean Road drive
  • Ancient Otway Rainforest walk
  • Seaside township Apollo Bay
  • Aussie wildlife / koalas
  • Historical memorial arch
  • Surf coastline - beautiful beaches

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. 

Why do we love this

"We love it because this tour travels in the opposite direction to all other major tour companies, avoiding busy traffic and big crowds. This will give you the opportunity to enjoy the Great Ocean Road to its fullest."


Avoid the big crowds and experience the famous Great Ocean Road in a friendly and small group. With stunning nature, scenic views and coastal drives there are plenty of picture opportunities for you!


  • Enjoy a scenic drive inland, via Colac.
  • Visit highlights such as the famous 12 Apostles and the stunning Loch Ard Gorge.
  • Pass seaside townships and world famous surf beaches.
  • Admire ancient rainforest, keeping an eye out for carnivorous snails, koalas and other Aussie wildlife.
  • There are plenty of picture perfect photo opportunities throughout the day!



Escape the city by travelling inland direct to the Shipwreck Coast via Colac enjoying a complimentary morning tea along the way. Our first major stop will be the breath-taking 12 Apostles and the extraordinary rock formations of Loch Ard Gorge. Venture down the Gibson Steps (weather permitted) or visit the famous London Bridge. We then slowly wind our way back along one of the world’s most spectacular coastal drives with stunning ocean views, famous surf beaches, and visit the historic Memorial Arch.


Enjoy a guided walk through ancient rainforests and admire some of the world’s tallest trees in the Otway National Park. Spot koalas in the wild at Kennett River then enjoy dinner in the township of Torquay before returning to Melbourne.


Tour Including:

  • 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 and dinner


What to bring:

  • Sunscreen
  • Water bottle
  • Warm clothing, hat
  • Camera
  • Pocket money
  • Comfirtable walking shoes 

Please note

Operates: DAILY
Duration: 1 Day (14 hours)
Departs: Melbourne 7:00am (approx.)
Returns: Melbourne 9:00pm (approx.)
10 Launguages Audio Translation Available

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Terms & Conditions:

  1. Although every effort is made, the supplier 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 highly recommend all passenger have travel insurance coverage.
  2. The supplier 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 on some tours.
  3. The supplier does not accept bookings for children aged 4 years and younger, due to the nature and length of our tours. Passengers under 18 years old must travel with a legal guardian. 

Cancellation Policy:

In the event that a booking is cancelled, the following fees will apply:

  • Cancellation within 7 days of departure: 50% of the total cost
  • Cancellations within 48 hours of departure (or failure to board): 100% of the cost
  • Changes to a booking between 7 days and 48 hours of departure: $25 fee
  • Changes to a booking within 48 hours: 100% of the cost

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Autopia Tours
42 Macaulay St, Williamstown North VIC 3016, Australie


AUD $129
ValueAUD $135SAVE 4%
Child: AUD $95
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