Great Ocean Road, 12 Apostles & Otways Day Tour

Fitness level moderate
Intensity level moderate
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Highlights & inclusions

Explore nature and see native Australian koalas
3km Return hike to Beauchamp Falls
Cruise along The Great Ocean Road
Pass through Apollo Bay and Bells Beach
The breathtaking 12 Apostles & Gibson Steps
Experience the towering Californian Redwoods

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Fri, Apr 19, 2024

What you can expect

Be inspired by the natural beauty of Victoria's Great Ocean Road on this scenic hiking day tour from Melbourne. Stand side by side with the iconic 12 Apostles, hike through ancient rainforest at the Great Otway National Park, embrace the Californian Redwood forest and explore the charming villages that dot the coastline. Starting early with a pickup from Melbourne, the day tour will take you straight to the 12 Apostles before the crowds appear for a peaceful stroll along the boardwalk marvelling at the limestone structures at eye level. There is even time to walk the cliffside pathway to the remote beach below for a closer view of the towering structures. After the long drive it's time to stretch the legs on a hike through the Otway rainforest to Beauchamp Falls. Later a visit to Kennett River, Apollo Bay and Bells Beach complete a full day of exploration touring the Great Ocean Road. If you are looking for a day tour that combines incredible natural scenery, iconic landmarks, scenic drives and hiking then this is it.

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What you need to know

Inclusions
  • Full day tour to Great Ocean Road and 12 Apostles
  • A friendly and knowledgeable tour guide
  • Organic fruit and healthy snacks
  • Freshly brewed Coffee Supreme and Organic Tea
  • Rain Ponchos
  • Small group (8 guests max)
Exclusions
  • Hotel Transfers
  • Lunch
Highlights
  • Small group with a maximum of 8 guests
  • Enjoy a visit to Kennett River see native Australian koalas
  • Experience a 3km return hike to Beauchamp Falls
  • The towering Californian Redwoods
  • Cruise along The Great Ocean Road passing through Apollo Bay and famous surf spot, Bells Beach
  • Visit the Gibson Steps to take some incredible photos
  • The magical Otway National Park
Time
  • Pick up from Luna Park, Saint Kilda Melbourne VIC 3182 (Main entrance) at 7.05am or from the Undercover Taxi Rank on St Kilda Road (Between Hamer Hall and the Arts Centre) at 7.30am. Please note it’s approximately 200m from Flinders Street Station over the Yarra River
  • Drop off at 7.30pm to the Undercover Taxi Rank on St Kilda Road (Between Hamer Hall and the Arts Centre) or 7.45pm at Luna Park, Saint Kilda, Melbourne VIC 3182 (Main entrance).
  • Tours operate on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays
Duration
  • Allow up to 13 hours for this experience
What To Bring
  • Comfortable trainers or hiking boots
  • Sunscreen, sunglasses and a hat
  • Swimsuit and a towel for a swim
  • Cash or credit card for any additional purchases
  • Warm layers
Additional Information
  • No bush walking experience required
  • The track is a hardened or compacted surface and may have a gentle hill section or sections and occasional steps
  • Walks no greater than 10km
Cancellation Policy
  • If you cancel a trip booking at least 7 days in advance of the trip, we will provide you with your choice of a refund of any trip fares already paid, or a credit note for a future trip. No refund will be provided for cancellations within 7 days of the trip date, however we will allow you to transfer that trip booking into another person’s name. A $25 administrative fee will apply to all booking changes within 7 days of departure.
Booking Information
  • Confirmation in the form of a tour voucher will be received at time of booking
  • Upon completion of purchase, please print the voucher and present on day of the experience
  • Vouchers can also be presented on your mobile device for this attraction
  • Availability was accurate at the time of booking however, is subject to change due to circumstances out of our control
  • For your information, complete Tour Operator Information including contact details is included on your tour voucher
  • We strongly suggest reconfirming your booking with the tour operator within 24 hours of making your booking and prior to making other travel arrangements

Need help?

  • Email us at enquiry@experienceoz.com.au
  • Help code: D2B-35A2
  • This experience is supplied by Mornington Peninsula and Hot Springs Day Tour from Melbourne

Sustainability

Our Promise

  • We are committed to sustainability
  • We have an approved Science Based Target
  • We use third party verified standards
From
$199.00AUD
or 4 x $49.75 with more info
Free cancellation up to 7 days prior to experience
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