Tour Code: AT-12B

Operates: Wed, Sat (operates Nov-April)

Departs:  Adelaide 6:30am (approx)

Returns:  Melbourne 7:00pm (approx)

Vehicle: Rosa / Coaster

Max Passengers: x 24

Duration: 2 Day / 1 Night

  • Meals as indicated
  • Morning Tea & Biscuits
  • All National Park Entrance Fees
  • 1 Night Accommodation
  • Experienced Driver/Guide
  • Inner city pick up/drop off service

ADELAIDE TO MELBOURNE

GREAT OCEAN ROAD & GRAMPIANS EXPLORER

2 DAY TOUR

Spend an amazing 2 days travelling along the Great Ocean Road and through the Grampians National park on Route to Melbourne. Visit some stunning places including the 12 Apostles, Loch Ard Gorge, Mackenzie Falls, Halls Gap and some other magnificent sights throughout the region.

 

HIGHLIGHTS:

  • THE FAMOUS GREAT OCEAN ROAD

  • 12 APOSTLES

  • MOUNTAIN HIKE THROUGH THE GRAMPIANS

  • WILDLIFE

  • NATIONAL PARKS

  • MACKENZIE FALLS

  • EXPERIENCE ABORIGINAL CULTURE

Adelaide

After being picked-up from Adelaide, learn a bit of information and history about this cosmopolitan city, before beginning our journey to the Grampians

Jaws of Death

Hike to the remarkable Jaws of Death lookout for magnificent views and scenery before finishing the day and making your way back to Melbourne

Mackenzie Falls

Take a break and relax at the bottom of the majestic Mackenzie Falls

Halls Gap

Hang out in the township of Halls Gap. Good opportunity to grab a bite to eat and for you to spot some local kangaroos hopping by

Loch Ard Gorge

 Hear some fascinating shipwreck tales and marvel at the Gorge’s amazing views 

12 Apostles

 The postcard shot of the Great Ocean Road. View these spectacular Limestone Pillars. Even take this opportunity to grab a helicopter ride for a different view.  

Apollo Bay

Enjoy a delicious lunch (included) in Apollo Bay where you will have some time to check out this beautiful beach and perhaps even hop in the water… If you are so inclined.

Aussie Wildlife

See Koalas in their natural habitat at the town of Kennett River. Also catch some friendly lorikeets along with some other wildlife

2 Day Tour

**DAY 1
The bus departs Adelaide in the morning and will make its way onto the Jaws of Death. After that the bus will hit to the smashing McKenzie Falls. Make sure you hold on tight on the amazing Reeds Lookout where you will get the most beautiful view of the Grampians. To discover the original culture of the Grampians we will visit the Brambuk Aboriginal Cultural Centre. Back on the road to the heart of the Grampians, Halls Gap, to have lunch there. Get your sporty shoes on for a mountain hike. The last stop of the day will be The Grampians National Park, home to Kangaroos, Wallabies, Koalas and many more fantastic animals.  Overnight the Grampians at Ned’s Beds or the Grampians YHA. (D)

DAY 2
Up early to start traveling the Great Ocean Road. First stop of the day is the London Bridge. Get on your walking shoes again to walk down the 72 steps at Loch Ard Gorge, and experience the limestone cliffs. The highlight of the day will be the Twelve Apostles. Do not hesitate to do the helicopter flight. We will stop in Apollo Bay for lunch and stretching the legs. A short stop at Kennett River allows you to do some koala spotting before taking on that last part of the Great Ocean Road. Travel back to the first part of the Great Ocean Road, The Memorial Arch. Make the most of a great photo opportunity at some famed surf locations before we stop for a beach walk. After that we will make our final journey into cosmopolitan Melbourne. (B)

** Itinerary operates in reverse for  Melbourne – Adelaide tour

Meal Key: B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner

*Itinerary is subject to change

a) Dormitory Hostel Shared Bathroom Facilities – $340 p.p

b) Double/Twin Hostel Shared Bathroom Facilities – $400 p.p

c) Sole Use Room Hostel Shared Bathroom Facilities – $460 p.p

c) Private Double/Twin Motel Ensuite Bathroom – $455 p.p

d) Private Sole Use Room Motel w/t Ensuite Bathroom – $570 p.p.

  • Add Eureka Skydeck & Edge Exp. (ET) + $27
  • Add Helicopter Flight over 12 Apostles (FLY) + $145
  • Sunscreen
  • Water
  • Hat
  • Warm clothing
  • Swimmers (summer months)
  • Camera
  • Money for for meals
  • Towel
  • Toiletries

Most popular pickup locations:

Adelaide Travellers Inn – 220 HUTT ST, ADELAIDE @ 06:30am

Hostel 109, 109 CARRINGTON STREET, ADELAIDE @ 06:35am

Mantra Hindmarsh Square, 55-67 HINDMARSH SQUARE, ADELAIDE @ 06:45am

Adelaide YHA – 135 WAYMOUTH ST, ADELAIDE @ 07:00am

** Please arrive 5-10mins prior to you nominated pickup time so as not to delay or miss your tour.