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Great Ocean Road Bus Tour (Full-Day)

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Discover first hand the coastal beauty, wildlife and scenery that Great Ocean Road is known for...

Highlights

  • Enjoy a complimentary morning tea
  • Guided tour of Koalas and birds in their natural habitat
  • See the famous limestone formations of the 12 Apostles
  • Loch Ard Gorge
  • Gibson Steps
  • Take a guided forest walk and see some of the tallest trees in the world

After being picked up from your CBD accommodation you will then explore the world famous Great Ocean Road in this full day tour with free wi-fi and audio in many languages to ensure you do not miss a thing.

Languages currently available: Arabic, Chinese simplified, Chinese traditional, English, French, German, Greek, Hindi, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Russian, Spanish, Thai.

Spend the day in an air-conditioned vehicle not only exploring the coastline features but also seeing first hand kangaroos, koalas and birds in their natural habitat as well as a guided forest walk where you will see some of the tallest trees in the world. Morning tea is also included.


Torquay Surf Beach:

  • We stop here to experience first hand your first look and feel of the iconic beaches and coastal views. You will also be in clear seeing distance of the world-famous Bells Surfing Beach.
  • Next stop morning tea.
  • Photo stop at the iconic Great Ocean Road sign.

Guided Walk:

  • Witness koalas and colourful parrots in their natural environment.

Apollo Bay lunch stop:

  • Here we stop at the coastal town of Apollo Bay where you can purchase your lunch from the many restaurants and cafes on offer. You can also walk around the coastal town or even take a swim in the ocean if the weather suits.

Guided Forest Walk:

  • Your guide will take you on a forest walk where you will see some of the tallest trees in the world. You will also take in the wonderful fresh natural smells the trees have to offer.

The Gibson Steps:

  • Here you will be able to see some of the 12 Apostles from sea level on the beach (tide and wind permitting). You will feel like you can reach out and touch them.

12 Apostles:

  • Take your time to view the world renowned 12 Apostles. An awesome sight with fantastic photo opportunities. See for yourself why these limestone beauties are known all around the world.

Loch Ard Gorge:

  • The final touring stop but many say it is the best. You need to witness first hand this magnificent formation of rocks and the rolling sea. Ground level viewing that will excite you with the natural glories it possesses.

Dinner Stop:

  • We stop at Colac on the way home where you can purchase dinner from the many restaurants and cafes on offer. After dinner, we return you to your CBD hotel.
  • All of the above included in the price with the exception of lunch and dinner.

Itinerary

  • Pick up and return transfer to city CBD accommodation
  • Follow along in many different languages in our website app so you don’t miss a thing.
  • Morning Tea
  • Selfie photo stop at the Great Ocean Road Sign
  • Guided walk to see Koalas and Parrots in their natural habitat
  • Apollo Bay Lunch Stop
  • Guided forest walk
  • Gibson Steps
  • 12 Apostles
  • Loch Ard Gorge
  • Colac Dinner Stop
Adult $133.00
Child $94.00 (5-14 years old)

What's included

  • Everything listed in the itinerary is included except lunch and dinner, however there will be opportunities to purchase these items during the tour.

Duration

  • Allow approximately 12 hours for the whole experience

Location

  • 360 Collins Street, Melbourne VIC 3000

Restrictions

  • Minimum age: 5
  • Children must be accompanied by at least 1 paying adult.

Child Friendly

  • This experience welcomes families with children.

Notes

  • Basic fitness level required for this tour. This tour is not suitable for wheelchair access.

    Pick up from your choice of Melbourne CBD, location and times to be confirmed once booking completed 24 hrs prior to tour. Guests must meet outside their accommodation at least 15 minutes prior to tour departure. NOTE: If you are a solo traveler or book the day before you may be referred to a convenient central location.

    Follow along in many different languages in our website app so you dont miss a thing.

    Languages currently available: Arabic, Chinese simplified, Chinese traditional, English, French, German, Greek, Hindi, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Russian, Spanish, Thai.

  • Refund available if cancellation is made more than 48 prior to the start of the tour.Cancellations with less than 48 hours notice incur a late-cancellation fee of 100% of the tour price.

Available Bookings from 26 May to 01 Jun 2022

Change Dates

All prices are shown in AUD ($)

Thu 26 May
Fri 27 May
Sat 28 May
Sun 29 May
Mon 30 May
Tue 31 May
Wed 1 Jun

  • Adult$89.00 Less than 6 at this price!
  • Child$94.00

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Authenticated Reviews & PhotosAll of our reviews are from people who have booked and paid for this activity thru Bookme

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luci83 from United Kingdom wrote on 23 May 2022

Breathtaking

Excellent tour by local family run company with beautiful scenery, excellent commentary and relaxed atmosphere. Fully enjoyed the tour of the Great Ocean road, 12 Apostles and Rainforest walk. Would definitely book with this company for future trips and recommend to friends (and yourselves lol).

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From Great Ocean Road Bus Tour (Full-Day)

Hi Luci. Thanks so much for the feedback. I am glad you enjoyed the day. Matt

ericah from New Zealand wrote on 23 May 2022

Never regret!

The tour guide is very professional and humorous. We had a fantastic day !

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rogerl2 from Australia wrote on 23 May 2022

Nice day trip tour

Nice day trip tour to great ocean road. Comfortable car, snacks and drinks provided in the morning, nice and friendly tour guide

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From Great Ocean Road Bus Tour (Full-Day)

Hi Roger. Thanks for your review. It was a pleasure taking you on tour. Matt.

Rachael from New Zealand wrote on 15 May 2022

Great trip, great tour guide

Did a lot of research to make sure this was going to be one of the good tours - do not regret anything. Had a fantastic day, the views were amazing, the tour guide (Matt) was very entertaining and made sure to keep us moving without making anyone feel bad etc. Had a great time!

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Thanks for the review Rachael. Glad you enjoyed. We hope to see you again soon. Matt

annmareej from Australia wrote on 14 May 2022

Mrs

Great tour guide fantastic scenery would recommend to everyone good value for money

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Thanks for your review. Much appreciated. We are glad you had a good time. Matt.

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