Great Ocean Road and 12 Apostles Private Tour

Tour Number

Activity Level

69381


Categories

Day Trip / Out of Town, First Time Visitor, Nature and Wildlife, Shore Excursion

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes. Victorian road rules requires all children under 7 years to use a child restraint, or booster seat when travelling in a vehicle. The type of restraint will depend on the person's size. Please advise of the age and weight of any children under 7 years old. An additional fee may be charged for hiring an appropriate child restraint.

Friendly: Yes.
You will need to be able to get into and out a car.

Maximum travelers: 10

Language(s)

explanation

English (fluent)

View magnificent coastal scenery on a Full Day Tour with a Private Guide


Travel the magnificent Great Ocean Road in a car where everyone is guaranteed a great view. See mountains rising straight from the pounding ocean along rugged Bass Strait. See the stunning Twelve Apostles. Look for Australia's unique koalas and birds.

Chose a walk through a rainforest with towering gum trees, or a visit to rugged Cape Otway lighthouse, or a spectacular helicopter flight over the 12 Apostles (at own cost).

Note - this tour is a long day and you will not return to Melbourne until at least 8pm and possibly later as you will find it hard to leave the beautiful coastline to come home!

Itinerary

The tour will start at your hotel and travel over the West Gate Bridge where you have a great view of Melbourne before travelling to the Surf Coast and famous Bells Beach where the world's longest running international surf competition is held at Easter.

We then travel through Anglesea and Aireys Inlet before we start our exciting trip along the Great Ocean Road to Lorne and Apollo Bay.

We head inland for a walk through a eucalyptus rain forest or a visit to Cape Otway lighthouse, before we arrive at the spectacular Twelve Apostles. Or instead of either of these, you may chose an optional helicopter flight at the 12 Apostles to wonder at the spectacular coastal scenery.

Depending on your individual needs, you have the option of dinner at Port Campbell before a relaxing 3 hour trip home through rolling hills and dairy farms.

Where + When

Meet up location: I will meet you at the Cruise Ship Terminal, or another city location if you specify it.

End location: I will return you to the Cruise Ship Terminal or another city location if requested.

Duration: 12 hours

Often the tour takes even longer as guests find it hard to leave the magnificent scenery to head home!

Transportation

You will travel in a comfortable air-conditioned vehicle. If you chose to stop at Maits Rest or Cape Otway lighthouse, you take take a leisurely walk on marked paths.

This tour may be varied or cancelled at short notice on days of bushfire danger of Very High or higher, or when major bushfires are occurring.

What’s Included

Transport for the day in a comfortable air conditioned vehicle.

National Park access.

Morning tea.

Bottled water

Estimated Local Cash Needed

50 AU - Lunch and dinner (if required). Extra for entrance fees to lighthouse or helicopter flight

What’s Extra

Lunch at own cost at one of many cafes en route.

Entrance fees to lighthouses and other attractions if these options chosen

Optional helicopter flight at 12 Apostles (subject to availability).

Dinner if required.

A Recent Review of this tour

"He was very knowledgeable and personable. He was also very accommodating and excited to show us all the beautiful sights along the way. We ate at some very nice and quaint restaurants. He even treated us to breakfast at our first stop. The restaurants we stopped at for lunch and dinner served delicious fare. I left a camera case in our van, and he was kind enough to deliver it to our hotel early the next morning. I would strongly recommend this tour with him as your guide."
Sharon Lilly

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