Great Ocean Road & the Twelve Apostles
1 day | Melbourne Return
Tour the Great Ocean Road with AAT Kings and experience the top highlights along this historic stretch of Australia’s south-eastern coast. Best of all, you’ll beat the afternoon rush and get an unhindered view of the famous Twelve Apostles.
Oct & Nov 2022: Friday
Dec 2022 onwards: Monday & Friday
Departs 7.30am from Southern Cross Station, Spencer St, from Coach Bay 53, 54, 55 or 56
Prices From Code: K4
Travel along the Great Ocean Road and witness unrestricted views of Australia’s most spectacular coastline.Your first stop of the day is at the Great Ocean Road Chocolaterie and Ice Creamery. Here you’ll experience billy tea and an ANZAC biscuit, with a story connecting you to the Great Ocean Road.Stop at the historic Memorial Arch, the start of the Great Ocean Road. Then, we’ll make a photo stop at picturesque seaside town of Lorne. Continuing on from Lorne we’ll visit the idyllic seaside town of Apollo Bay for lunch (own expense) and relax with locals and holiday makers.
See the amazing Twelve Apostles, a series of limestone stacks rising dramatically from the Southern Ocean and visit the Information Centre. Walk along the boardwalk and see breathtaking views from various viewing platforms. Feel the sand between your toes at Loch Ard Gorge and be swept away by the romantic and tragic story of love and lives lost aboard the Loch Ard. See the natural erosion and contrasts between rugged coast and fertile rainforest living side by side and discover the tragic history of hundreds of ships wrecked along this rugged coastline. Stop in the town of Port Campbell before continuing on to see the remnants of London Bridge.
Return to Melbourne and see the spectacular city night lights as you cross the West Gate Bridge.
Please Note: Itinerary subject to run in reverse, at the discretion of AAT Kings.
Please note: This itinerary may be subject to change.
- Prices above may vary according to your departure date.
- Itinerary may operate in reverse.
- Coach sizes may vary.
- • Experienced Driver Guide
- • Comprehensive commentary
- • Travel in an air-conditioned coach
What to Bring
- • Enclosed walking shoes
- • Sunglasses, hat, sunscreen
- • Water bottle
- • Bring a warm wind proof jacket in the cooler months- it can get a bit chilly on the Great Ocean Road.
- • Low level of fitness required