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Great Ocean Road Scenic Tour (Award Winning Itinerary)

No trip to the land down under is complete without a trip to the spectacular Great Ocean Road. For travellers who are short on time, a one-day Great Ocean Road tour on this ocean side stretch is sufficient to soak in the gorgeous ocean views and ancient rainforests. Our small group day trip gives you a chance to go visit the iconic 12 Apostles while also exploring some gorgeous beaches and going on memorable walks.

Tour Information

Departure – Daily – 7:00 AM and 8:00 AM.

Returns – Approximately by 9:00 PM

Tour Price: $130 per person

Up to 24 Passengers

*Spanish, Mandarin and Portuguese speaking guides are available for private groups.

What to Carry Along

We recommend that you bring along with you some water, a hat, sunscreen, warm and cool clothing, a rain jacket and a camera. Make sure you wear comfortable walking shoes and bring along a keen sense of adventure!

Pricing & Package Deals

  • The Great Ocean Road and Rainforest 1 Day Tour with Lunch costs $130 for adults and $100 for children between 0-12 years of age.
  • Add a helicopter flight over the 12 Apostles at $155 per passenger

Please note that this tour may be run in reverse to avoid the crowd on a busy day.

Tour Inclusions

  • Entry Fees to park
  • Wildlife Viewing
  • A Friendly and Experienced Tour Guide
  • Inner City Hotel pick-up and drop off

Tour Highlights

  • Start your tour of the Great Ocean Road from Melbourne with a complimentary tea or a bottle of water.
  • Next, you will visit the Memorial Arch, that offers a great photo op on the Great Ocean Road.
  • Get a chance to stroll along one of the many spectacular beaches on this stretch.
  • Expect to pass through some gorgeous oceanside resort towns such as Lorne and Anglesea complete with world class ocean views (Optional)
  • At the coastal town of Kennett River, you will be able to take off on an exciting walk with a chance to get an up close and personal look at koalas. On your walk, you may also get a chance to spot some Lorikeets, Parrots and the popular Kookaburra.
  • Take a pit-stop at Apollo Bay where you fuel up for lunch and head to the Otways Rainforest. The guided bushwalk through this ancient and rare, cool temperate rainforest is an enchanting experience as you pass by some of the tallest trees on this planet (We may skip this stop if weather conditions do not permit)
  • It is finally time to arrive to the highlight of your day trip. At the 12 Apostles you will get to view the iconic limestone stacks in the ocean and make the most of the photo ops from the viewing point.
  • Next, you stop at the Loch Ard Gorge, another exciting spot that is surrounded by towering limestone cliffs. Here, you can take a walk along the beach and go look at the Archway, the Dumpling Pots and the Razorback. Familiarize yourself with the history, romance and heartbreak the revolves around the famous Australian ship wreck.
  • Final stop – the spectacular rock formations of the London Bridge, also known as the Gibson Steps (Optional)


What to Expect on your One Day Tour of the Great Ocean Road

Our one-day tour of the great ocean road is perfect for travellers who wish to enjoy the gorgeous scenery of what is often argued to be the most beautiful coastal road on this planed in a limited time. This tour gives you a chance to go see the iconic 12 Apostles and even take a walk down the dramatic steps of the famous London Bridge.

Our tour makes sure that you get a chance to travel in style in comfortable coaches right from your hotel in Melbourne. Led by an expert tour guide, you can enjoy a highly informative day that includes fascinating facts on the history and topography of this unique region.

Along the way, you will also be visiting the Memorial Arch and the Great Otway National park among other popular sights on this stretch of road. Here are a few things you can expect on your one-day trip –

  1. Scenic Walks

Whether it is to spot Koala bears at Kennet River or one of the many beaches on the stretch, expect to enjoy a variety of scenic and memorable walks in the lap of mother nature.


  1. Exquisite Photo Ops

Take the perfect selfie at the 12 Apostles or get a picture of yourself on the iconic Gibson steps to publish on your social media profiles. This one-day tour is full off exciting photo opportunities across various spots along the way.


  1. Mingle with Mother Nature

The land down under is known for its unique wildlife, flora and fauna that is different from the rest of the planet. Your first chance to truly experience this comes at the ancient Otways Rainforest that is home to some of the tallest trees in the world.

Whether you are a beach lover, a lover of the mountains or simply and adventurous traveler, our one -day tour on the Great Ocean Road offers to you all its major highlights and a chance to bring back home memories that will last you a lifetime.

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