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Great Ocean Road

Great Ocean Road, Aireys Inlet, Victoria 3231, Australia
+61 1800 605 120
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This 108-mile coastal drive along Australia's southwestern shore winds its way around rugged cliffs, through lush rainforests and windswept beaches.
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Great Ocean Road, Aireys Inlet, Victoria 3231, Australia
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Reviewed 5 days ago

While the tour gave us a great deal of insight into the history of the area and the great views when outside the bus, from inside it was like being in a submarine. The day was overcast and drizzly rain persisted, but surely in theses...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Though we did it on one day ideally it should be a two days trip. One has to stay a night around the apostals area and watch the sun set and sun rise. Photographers dream it will be. There are lot of places to see...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Great Ocean Road is the touristic route linking Melbourne and Adelaide. Very commonly, people from Melbourne reach Twelve Apostles place and that is enough to get an idea. In summer, it can be crowded and extremely hot but, anyway, the Great Ocean Road is...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Today we drove down the Ocean Road as far as Apollo Bay. The road does follow the coastline, and along the route you do find nice beach towns and a nice coastline but nothing particularly iconic. If you have ever driven the California coastline (highway...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I'm lucky that my partner is Australian, and when I planned to go across for 5 weeks, this was one of the first recommendations. We took 3 days (start to finish), driving the long way to the opposite end (Warrnabool) then back to Melbourne. We...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Thought a one day trip from Melbourne on the GOR via Anglesea to the Arch (a few kms west of the 12 Apostles) would be sufficient. So headed off from Coburg at 6.45 and other than 2 quick pic opportunities, arrived at Gibson Steps (immediately...More

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Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

Great ocean road Apollo bay located in Victoria about 200km from Melbourne CBD . It is beautiful seaside town.you can do you hiking or swimming cycling..... also many nice restaurants.

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Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

The Great Ocean Road day tour is definitely one that I highly recommend. We are staying in Melbourne for just under a week and this was our main trip whilst here. It was 100% worth every penny paid and every minute driving. We went with...More

Thank S1996
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Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

Such a gorgeous spot to visit in Victoria. It gets very busy so I recommend staying close to the park (at the camping ground or at Lorne or apollo bay) and getting up early in the morning to go. The tourist buses arrive there around...More

Thank Stephanie R
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Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

Sunday drives do not come much better than this one. Take your time. Stop for photos. Marvel at the views. It’s world famous for a reason.

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drnajmabatool786
17 February 2018|
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Response from I love Travel K | Reviewed this property |
Join one day tour, you can book a day before, a lot of packages there. Start at 7:45am then back to Melbourne about 8-9pm
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Shai I
3 January 2018|
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Response from RobynCL11 | Reviewed this property |
All the incredibly rock formations and the general beauty of the drive makes the Great Ocean Road well worth a visit. There are short walks and drives off the main stretch including a Koala haven of sorts. We traveled with... More
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