The Grampians National Park (Gariwerd), a series of rugged mountain ranges to the west of Melbourne, is home to an abundance of kangaroos, wallabies and other native animals and rich in natural wonders with stunning waterfalls and panoramic mountain views. This Grampians day tour includes short walks to some of our favourite spots and includes a visit to the award winning Brambuk Aboriginal Cultural Centre for an insight into the history of the people and the flora and fauna that make up this region.
Departs: Between 7:00am-8:00am Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday* and Sunday
Returns: Approximately 9:00pm (*Peak Season)
Morning Tea: En route to the Grampians stop at the charming township of Beaufort and enjoy a complimentary morning tea
Experience Aboriginal Culture: One of the world's oldest and most spectacular mountain ranges, rich in Aboriginal history. A visit to Brambuk Aboriginal Cultural Centre, brings to life the amazing history and culture of the local Aboriginal communities
Picnic Lunch: Surrounded by the unique and enticing Grampians region
Grampians National Park: Travel straight into the heart of the Grampians National Park to the delightful town of Halls Gap
Boroka Lookout or Lake Bellfield: Stretch those legs with a walk to the breath-taking Boroka lookout or Lake Bellfield
Walk to the Spectacular Balconies: Hike to the remarkable Jaws of death and Balconies Lookout experiencing majestic views and scenery
Hike Down to an Impressive Waterfall: Visit the majestic Mackenzie or Silverband waterfalls
Aussie Wildlife Guaranteed: As you enjoy your Grampians tour, your experienced guide will point out our unique wildlife, including kangaroos, emus and a vast array of bird life - be sure to keep your eyes open!
Return to Melbourne: Stopping along the way for dinner (at own expense)
Morning tea, picnic lunch, National Park fees, courtesy inner city accommodation pickup and drop off and a friendly and informative tour guide
Pricing and Package Deal Discounts!
A) Grampians National Park and Kangaroo 1 Day Tour: $129, Child (8-12) $85 (not suitable for children under 8)
B) Fancy stopping over in Halls Gap - heart of the Grampians? Hop on/Hop off extra $40 (Accommodation not included)
Pick up and drop off available to the YHA Eco Hostel Halls Gap. Dorm rooms start at $30 per person
C) Book any 2 tours together and save $10 off the second tour.
D) Free iPod language translation
**One discount offer cannot be used in conjunction with another offer
Itinerary is a guideline only and is subject to change without notice.
"We took the tour to the Grampians, and it was spectacular!! The tourist guide was excellent! he gave us enough time in every location to enjoy them (he wasn't in a hurry at all!), he told us relevant and interesting facts and information regarding the place."
Base Backpackers (17 Carlisle St) St Kilda @ 7:10am
Coffee Palace (24 Grey St) St Kilda @ 7:20am
Discovery Melbourne (167 Franklin St) Melbourne @ 7:05am
Exford Hotel (199 Russel St) Melbourne @ 7:20am
Holiday Inn (575 Flinders Lane) Melbourne @ 7:35am
Habitat HQ (333 St Kilda Road) St Kilda @ 7:15am
King Street Backpackers (197 King St) Melbourne @ 7:30am
Space Hotel (Cnr Russel St and McKenzie St) Melbourne @ 6:55am
The Nunnery (116 Nicholson St) Melbourne @ 6:55am
Urban Central (334 City Rd) Southbank @ 7:30am
YHA Melbourne Central (562 Flinders St) Melbourne @ 7:35am
YHA Melbourne Metro (78 Howard St) North Melbourne @ 6:50am
* 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
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Went on the Grampians bus last week . I enjoyed the beautiful views and waterfalls. What a great place to visit!
I had so much fun with my partner on this 1 day grampians tour. The kangaroos and views were amazing. Thanks for making our day