All about the 3 Day Great Ocean Road and Grampians Adelaide to Melbourne Tour

We cram plenty into our 3 days from Adelaide to Melbourne tour.

The list is long Bells Beach, Torquay, Apollo Bay, Lorne, Kennett River Koalas, Great Otway National Park, Twelve Apostles, London Bridge, Loch Ard Gorge, Grampians, Brambuk Aboriginal Culture Centre plus spotting plenty of Aussie wildlife. Hike to the bottom of Mc Kenzie Falls and see breathtaking views from The Balconies. In the late afternoon, see the kangaroos and other wildlife come out to play

A memorable experience is a stay overnight in the heart of the Grampians National Park. We visit the Tower Hill Reserve, the site of a dormant volcano, wetland, lake, and home to lots of wildlife. Stop at the local surf towns & seaside villages, Otway Ranges Temperate Rainforest, sunset at the Twelve Apostles and great walks through the Grampians National Park.

So much adventure on this Great Ocean Road tour!

3 Day Great Ocean Road and Grampians Adelaide to Melbourne Tour Itinerary - 3 days

  • Day 1 Adelaide to Grampians National Park
    Leaving Adelaide sit back and enjoy the landscapes through the Adelaide Hills on the way to lunch at Mt. Arapiles. At the Grampians National Park you will spend the afternoon hiking to the bottom of MacKenzie Falls and enjoy the views from The Balconies lookout point. Later in the day, you might see kangaroos and other wildlife come out to play. Tonight you will stay in the heart of the Grampians National Park in hostel accommodation. (LD)
  • Day 2 Grampians National Park to Twelve Apostles
    This morning you will visit the Brambuk Aboriginal Cultural Centre before doing some more hiking in the beautiful Grampians. Enjoy lunch at Tower Hill Reserve, the site of a dormant volcano, wetland, lake and home to lots of wildlife. Travelling along the Great Ocean Road highlights include the iconic Loch Ard Gorge, London Bridge and the Bay of Martyrs not to mention the spectacular coastal scenery in the area, finishing the day with a sunset at the Twelve Apostles rock formation. Overnight you will stay in hostel accommodation on the Great Ocean Road. (BLD)
  • Day 3 Great Ocean Road to Melbourne
    At the Otway National Park, take a walk through some ancient temperate (cool) rainforest. Parts of the Great Ocean Road were carved by returned WWI servicemen; their legacy has created one of the most spectacular coastal roads you will ever see. Further along the Great Ocean Road are the beachside towns of Apollo Bay and Lorne. The famous surf coast includes visits to Anglesea, Bells Beach and Torquay (home of surf wear brands Rip Curl and Quiksilver). Your final stop is at the Split Point Lighthouse featured in the Round the Twist television series, before heading through Geelong to arrive in Melbourne at approximately 7pm. (BL)
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Real Aussie Says:
A visit to the Great Ocean Road is always on the Australia travel checklist! Spend three glorious days exploring the Great Ocean Road located west of Melbourne. Leaving from Adelaide and arriving in Melbourne, this 3 day tour will take you to Cape Otway Lighthouse (which is the oldest surviving lighthouse in the world), the Twelve Apostles, Loch Ard Gorge and so much more. Dramatic mountain views, rock caves and stunning waterfalls are just a taste of the experiences this tour will give you. This trip is also part of our larger tour packages. We do have double, twin and single options please email us directly and we can check the availability for you.

3 Day Great Ocean Road and Grampians Adelaide to Melbourne Tour Price information
AUD per person

Price

Description

Tour code: GRGG
$435
Multi-share (shared facilities) - September 2017 to March 2018
$595
Twin/Double (ensuite) - September 2017 to March 2018
$685
Single (ensuite) - September 2017 to March 2018
$445
Multi-share (Shared facilities). April - May 2018 and September 2018 - March 2019.
$610
Twin/Double (Ensuite) April - May 2018 and September 2018 - March 2019.
$705
Single (Ensuite) April - May 2018 and September 2018 - March 2019.
$395
Multi-share (shared facilities) June to August 2018
$560
Twin/Double (ensuite) - June to August 2018
$650
Single (ensuite) June to August 2018

Departure information

Starts

Tuesdays and Saturdays year-round (plus Thursdays December to March) except 24 Dec 2016 and 30 Mar, 22, 25, 27, 29 Dec 2017 and 1 Jan 2018 from Adelaide central accommodation at approximately 6.45am

Ends
Melbourne


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Important Notes

Things you need to know about this tour
  • Luggage should be restricted to 15 kg per person in a soft bag or backpack with a small day pack for easy access to camera, sunblock etc. If more weight allowance is required, please contact us as larger bags are considered on a case-by-case basis.
  • Child rates on request

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