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Great Ocean Road Small-Group Ecotour from Melbourne

  • Avoid the hassle of car rental on a Great Ocean Road day trip from Melbourne
  • Discover some of Australia's most dramatic coastal scenery with ease
  • Hit Great Ocean Road highlights such as the Twelve Apostles and Gibson’s Steps
Great Ocean Road Small-Group Ecotour from Melbourne
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Great Ocean Road Small-Group Ecotour from Melbourne
No visit to Melbourne is complete without traveling the Great Ocean Road, home to some of Australia’s most dramatic scenery. Eliminate the hassle of car rental on this tour, which includes stops at Apollo Bay and Great Otway National Park. Receive personalized attention from your guide, and access more of the Great Ocean Road than larger bus tours do. Convenient hotel pickup and drop-off are also included.
What to Expect

Your Great Ocean Road adventure begins with pickup from your Melbourne hotel, where you’ll board a Wi-Fi–equipped minivan. Travel through the beautiful beach town of Torquay, the official start of the Great Ocean Road, and stop to observe wild koalas at Kennett River.

Break for lunch at a restaurant overlooking Apollo Bay before exploring the semitropical forest of Great Otway National Park. Gaze at the dramatic Twelve Apostles, undoubtedly the region’s most famous natural landmark, during a stop at Port Campbell National Park; upgrade to include an unforgettable helicopter ride over the iconic rock formations.

Visit Loch and Gorge, the site of a notorious 19th-century shipwreck, and marvel at the dramatic result of erosion at Gibson’s Steps.

Stop for dinner (at your own expense) before relaxing during the journey back to your Melbourne hotel.

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Great Ocean Road Eco Tour

I'd like to start by saying from the moment our driver Ricky introduced himself to us we felt we were in for a great day. Our group was an excellent group to be with on our journey and Ricky helped us to enjoy each others...More

2  Thank Jutheena S
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Simply Sensational

This tour is definitely a highlight. It is a very long day full of a huge range of exceptional experieinces through the Victorian country side. Our tour guide Chris was extremely knowledgable and provided an ongoing commentary of the sights, events and the areas history....More

2  Thank Michele D
Reviewed 2 days ago
A long but worthwhile day

Stefan our guide was awesome even after a long day of driving he was still chatty and smiling. Wonderful views and commentary and plenty of opportunities to stop and get out of Bus for a photo stop or a walk to these magnificent views. Comfortable...More

1  Thank Jan H
Reviewed 3 days ago
What an awesome day

My wife and I went on the Great Ocean tour on Thursday and can thoroughly recommend the day. Our guide Kaitlyn was fantastic with great local knowledge. The tours were relatively small and she got to know and talk to us all. I particularly liked...More

1  Thank Mark S
Reviewed 1 week ago
great experience and service

Spectacular views, great trip. I stay front seat co driving with Graham the driver and tour guide. Graham is a great guy and safe driving, never felt uncomfortable in bus, neither bored. The wi-fi worked well all over the way, while bus was functional. Graham...More

3  Thank Thomas M
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14 October 2018|
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Response from Guy R | Reviewed this property |
I believe that they are allowed but if you take an extra seat on the bus, the company may ask you to pay for 3 people. It is a long day for a young child on a bus.
Norita N
8 October 2018|
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Response from Reagan10 | Reviewed this property |
When I booked the tour, there was a pick list of the hotels they will pick you up from. I was at the Four Points Sheraton in Docklands. They picked me up first thing at 7 am and we were the first stop on the way home, too... More
Anna Liza L
8 October 2018|
Response from Brittany W | Reviewed this property |
I would contact the tour company by email or phone and ask which ones they offer pick up. That way you know for sure. :-)