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Great Ocean Road Day Trip Including Twelve Apostles, Loch Ard Gorge and Apollo Bay

By: Gray Line
Highlights
  • Comprehensive tour by bus/coach
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
  • Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city
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Great Ocean Road Day Trip Including Twelve Apostles, Loch Ard Gorge and Apollo Bay
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Great Ocean Road tour including morning tea and free wi-fi.
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Great Ocean Road tour including morning tea, free wi-fi and a premium 2 course lunch at the Apollo Bay Hotel.
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Overview
Marvel over some of Australia’s most magnificent coastal views on this full-day road trip along the famous Great Ocean Road. Travel by air-conditioned coach from Melbourne and hop off to admire natural landmarks like the Twelve Apostles, Apollo Bay and Loch Ard Gorge. Along the way, indulge in typical Aussie snacks on-board, tuck into traditional fish and chips in Apollo Bay (own expense) and stroll the seafront promenade of lively Port Campbell. 
What to Expect
After meeting your tour guide, travel approximately 2-hours to your first stop, the Twelve Apostles. Here, you’ll enjoy a unique look at the Twelve Apostles located right on the water's edge at Gibson's Steps, a terrific opportunity to take amazing photos. There is also a stop at the boardwalk lookout to get a vast look out to the Twelve Apostles (stop is approximately 45-minutes long). Weather permitting there is also the opportunity to take a breathtaking helicopter ride over the coast (own expense).

Next, witness the power of this majestic coastline with the golden sandy beaches, stark cliffs and history at Loch Ard Gorge. The gorge is the site of the Loch Ard shipwreck. There is also time to visit Island Arch and Razorback, formed by the rough seas (approximately a 45-minute stop)

For morning tea your driver guide will treat you to an Aussie style Bush Billy tea served with the traditional lamington cake (approximately 25-minutes). There are also crackers to have with Australia's favorite spread, Vegemite. Stop at the stunning seaside resort town of Apollo Bay, here you can purchase lunch, perhaps some fish and chips as you sit on the beach. Before the journey back to Melbourne there is an afternoon tea stop at the popular seaside town of Port Campbell (own expense, stop approximately 20 minutes).
Reviews (20)
1 - 5 of 16 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Great day trip

What a great day we had with Richard our driver/tour guide, he's knowledge and great sense of humour kept us all engaged and laughing most of the way i',m still not totally convinced about the number of Koala's he was able to spot in the...More

Thank kaycarlton54
MiaL1503, Manager at Gray Line, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your lovely review of your Gray Line tour with Richard as your driver and guide. It sounds like Richard was able to make your day very enjoyable and we will pass on your compliments. We appreciate the 5 out of 5 stars....More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Great Coastal View around Melbourne

Great Ocean road is must to visit when you are around in Melbourne, about the nature, beautiful ocean, bayMore

Thank Neeraj R
MiaL1503, Manager at Gray Line, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for sharing your feedback in regards to your Great Ocean Road tour with Gray Line. The Great Ocean Road is a spectacular tour and one of our most popular. We look forward to seeing you on another Gray Line tour in the future....More

Reviewed 10 August 2018
Breathtaking Views of Landscapes

Great ocean road adventure amazing breathtaking views of the main landmarks. Dean was a great rep with many talents from driving, tour guide to tea maker. The tour includes a memorable tea stop along the way. He was really ,friendly and kept to schedule to...More

Thank Vikash M
Mia L, Manager at Gray Line, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2018

Thank you for your review of your Great Ocean Road tour with Dane as your driver and guide. He will be very pleased to hear that he made your day memorable. It sounds like the weather was a bit stormy but we hope the spectacular...More

Reviewed 2 August 2018
A Wet & Windy Delight

Our coach driver James was the perfect guide—mixing personal, regional, and geological history together to bring the Great Ocean Road to life as we made our way out from Melbourne. Our journey on the GOR was a bit wet but James went out of his...More

Thank Aaron K
Mia L, Manager at Gray Line, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2018

We appreciate you taking the time to share this wonderful review of your Great Ocean Road tour. It sounds like James made your day very enjoyable and he will be very pleased to hear this. Unfortunately we cannot control the weather however some of the...More

Reviewed 28 July 2018
Great Views and Location - Bad service from Gray Line

We was very disappointed by the service - Firstly we were a family of 6 and were made to sit separately. 2 of us were upstairs on the Double Decker bus and the rest downstairs. Secondly from the lower level we had partial views of...More

Thank Tex_r91
Mia L, Manager at Gray Line, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2018

Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback from your Great Ocean Road tour. We are sorry to hear that you had a negative experience and that the tour did not meet your expectations. Unfortunately sometimes due to drop off timings we are...More

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