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1 Day Great Ocean Road and Rainforest Tour

The Great Ocean Road traverses over 200 kilometers of spectacular coastline with jaw-dropping ocean views and ancient rainforests. Our day tours include a visit to the iconic rock formations known as the 12 Apostles as well as time to explore other beautiful beaches and walks.

Departs: Daily – between 7am – 8am
Returns: Approximately 9pm
Price: $119

Highlights (L):

Morning Tea: Enjoy complimentary tea or coffee at a picturesque stop along the Great Ocean Road.
Memorial Arch: Take some pictures at the historic Great Ocean Road Memorial Arch.
Beach Walk: Go for a stroll along one of the beautiful beaches and get some sand between your toes.
Lorne & Anglesea: Enjoy beautiful views as we drive through some popular seaside resort towns.
Coastal Views: Experience world class coastal views as we wind our way along the Great Ocean Road.
Wild Koalas and wildlife viewing: Go for a pleasant walk through the coastal town of Kennett River, see how many Koalas you can find! Get up close and personal with the friendly beautiful birds; Parrots, Lorikeets and look out for the famous Kookaburra.
Delicious Lunch: Enjoy a delicious lunch as we stop in the seaside town of Apollo Bay
Otways Rainforest: Take a guided bush walk through this very rare, ancient, cool temperate rainforest. You'll feel dwarfed as you stroll past some of the tallest trees in the world.
12 Apostles: View the beautiful limestone stacks that form the mighty 12 Apostles.
Loch Ard Gorge: Find yourself surrounded by towering limestone cliffs, take a walk along the beach, view the Archway, the Razorback and Dumpling Pots. Hear the history, romance and heartbreak as our guides re-tell the tale of Australia's most famous shipwreck!
London Bridge or Gibson Steps: Enjoy a short walk to one of these spectacular rock formations

Tour Includes:
Morning Tea, delicious lunch, park entry fees, free iPod language translation, wildlife viewing, a friendly & informative tour guide & inner city hotel pick up and drop off.
What you need to bring:
Water, hat, sunscreen, comfortable walking shoes, warm and cool clothing, rain jacket, camera and a sense of adventure!

Pricing & Package Deal Discounts:
A) Great Ocean Road and Rainforest 1 Day Tour including lunch - Adult: $119, Child: (0-12): $85
B) Book any other tour and save $10 off second tour, or receive a free Eureka Skydeck entry
C) Book 3 or more people and get $5 group discount per person
D) Helicopter flight over the 12 apostles - $145
E) Add-On Hop on Hop off (Stopover Option); Accomodation is not included- $40 extra per stopover (Max 5kg Soft Bag Limit)
D) Free iPod language translation
** One discount offer cannot be used in conjunction with another offer

Great Ocean Road – Popular Pick Up Locations & Times

YHA Melbourne Metro 78 Howard St, North Melbourne6:50am
The Nunnery 116 Nicholson St, Melbourne6:55am
Space Hotel Cnr Russel St & McKenzie St, Melbourne6:58am
Discovery Melbourne 167 Franklin St, Melbourne7:04am
Pegasus Apartment 206 A'Beckett St, Melbourne7:06am
Regent Theatre 191 Collins St, Melbourne7:24am
Exford Hotel Cnr of Russel St & Lt Bourke St7:24am
King Street Backpackers 197 King St, Melbourne7:30am
Holiday Inn 575 Flinders Lane, Melbourne7:36am
YHA Melbourne Central 562 Flinders St, Melbourne7:35am
Base Backpackers 17 Carlisle St, St Kilda7:10am
Habitat HQ 333 St Kilda Road, St Kilda7:15am
Coffee Palace 24 Grey St,,St Kilda Road, St Kilda7:07am
Urban Central 334 City Rd, Southbank7:32am
Immigration Museum 400 Flinders St, Melbourne7:45am

* If you cannot find your desired pickup location, please contact our office for a more exhaustive list of locations.* IT IS STRONGLY RECOMMENDED THAT YOU ARRIVE AT YOUR PICK UP LOCATION AT LEAST 10 MINUTES BEFORE DEPARTURE TIME. PLEASE BE PATIENT AND DO NOT PANIC IF YOUR BUS IS RUNNING A FEW MINUTES LATE. IF YOUR BUS HAS NOT PICKED YOU UP WITHIN 10 MINUTES OF YOUR DEPARTURE TIME, THEN CONTACT OUR OFFICE ON 03 9393 1300