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The Great Ocean Road

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Great Ocean Road, Torquay, Victoria 3231, Australia
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Spent a day touring west along the Great Ocean Road. The weather in the morning was disappointingly cloudy cold and gloomy which took away some of the attractiveness. However, the afternoon weather improved. London Bridge was the most attractive sight, and not as crowded as...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank keithamara
Reviewed 4 days ago

Most of the main attractions (Loch Ard Gorge, London Bridge, Grotto and Apostles) are near Port Campbell. The rock formations are absolutely stunning and you need quite a bit of time to take them all in. Some walking is required to see most of them,...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Linda S
Reviewed 5 days ago

Everyone must drive the GOR it has so much for every age group. The beaches are excellent. The scenery is outstanding. The walks are top notch. The forests are unique with huge trees and tress fern. Birds and koalas are all around and easy to...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank gbmontreal
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is one of those drives you don't want to miss. Whatever amount of time you have on the coast, ensure you get at least a day to drive and explore. It's simply the most stunning drive I've ever experienced.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Heather M
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We took a fantastic tour with Jiri of Autopia on the Great Ocean Road. He had so much information and took us on several awesome side trips. He’s an amazing human, using his income for a school for handicapped kids in Kenya. We can’t say...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank eoe
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Went from Melbourne to 12 apostles in one day ..long journey but bus stopped Anglesea and Apollo bay..was amazing weather also.. awesome to see apostles finally

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank melcraven8102
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

An absolute gem. What a gorgeous, windy road of some of the most scenic coastal line I’ve ever seen. Full of history and gorgeous look outs. It really is a must see in Victoria! Side note: I went with a friend after having issues with...More

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank gorach23
Reviewed 1 week ago

this is by far the best attraction along the east coast of australia. great little foreshore towns to stop and have coffee or lunch or dinner. great beaches.

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank Mark G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The great ocean road is a great drive, very scenic. Takes you every where you need to go. On a clear day, the ocean views are beautiful. A great day trip

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank rosef444
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The views. Sandy beaches, unique rock formations, 12 apostles, surfers, kite surfers, elevated views, walks on the beach... just a world class must do drive!!

Date of experience: March 2019
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19 April 2018|
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Response from HeSaM Z | Reviewed this property |
Hello there, Actually, we used our car for this trip and did not hire a bike. I did not see anyone cycling on this road but I saw lots of motobikes. That said, the great ocean road can be a challenging trip for ordinary road... More
5 October 2017|
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Response from 58jnapper | Reviewed this property |
Basically all of what has been said so far is great. A slight detour if you want that is only 15 km in and then 15 km back is a visit to Timboon that has a lovely distillery and ice cream place. Just a nice little... More
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26 May 2017|
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Response from angelthedevil | Reviewed this property |
As the others already said Great Ocean Road and Sydney are in opposite directions and is up to you how far away you want to drive. We drove for around 300km direction Adelaide just a bit more west from Port Campbell- shall... More
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