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Great Ocean Road Day Tour from Melbourne with Overnight Stay at Lorne

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Take a extended holiday around Victoria's Surf Coast with an overnight stay in the seaside town of Lorne. Relax at the resort after traveling from Melbourne before taking the Great Ocean Road tour on the next day. Drive along the scenic highway and marvel at the majestic rock formations of the Twelve Apostles, Loch Ard Gorge and Island Arch.

Description

Why not extend your time on the Great Ocean Road and stay overnight at the surf coast town of Lorne?

Arrive around 10:30 with the afternoon and following morning free to just relax and enjoy. Go on the Great Ocean Road Adventure around midday on the following day.

HIGHLIGHTS

  • See the hive of activity at Port of Melbourne, city views and the expanse of Port Phillip Bay as you depart Melbourne

  • Travel Victoria's Surf Coast and its spectacular coastal views

  • Quaint beach resort of Lorne nestled between steep hills and ocean where you'll have a full day to explore and relax before re-joining your tour the following day

  • Inviting sandy beaches, rugged coastal cliffs, forested hills and rolling surf providing endless photo opportunities throughout your day

  • Gentle river inlets populated by rich greenery

  • Explore Apollo Bay and pick out a lunch spot (own expense)

  • Otway National Park - Australian temperate rainforest and home to towering eucalypts and lush ferns

  • Port Campbell National Park home to the Twelve Apostles and aptly named "Shipwreck Coast"

  • Majesty of the Twelve Apostles

  • Optional short helicopter flight over the Twelve Apostles (own expense)

  • Tom & Eva and Razorback - carved by the powerful southern ocean

  • Site of the tragic shipwreck of the "Loch Ard" - Loch Ard Gorge

  • Port Campbell - friendly holiday resort and fishing village

  • Spectacular night skyline of Melbourne from West Gate Bridge

Collins Street entrance, and will no longer be at the Flinders Lane.

  • No third person charge will apply for a child aged 11 years or under provided that they will be sharing bed with a full paying adult.

Includes

  • Hotel pick-up

  • National Park entry fees

  • Aussie style Bush Billy tea with lamingtons, Vegemite and crackers

  • Resort accommodation

  • On-coach video and free use of WiFi

  • English-speaking guide
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Single Room (for 1 Guest)
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Duration: 12 hour(s)
Available: Daily
Pick-up: Available
Inclusions: Hotel pick-up / National Park entry fees / Aussie style Bush Billy tea with lamingtons, Vegemite and crackers / Resort accommodation / On-coach video and free use of WiFi / English-speaking guide

Schedule

  • Day 1
  • 07:45

    Pick-up from Select Hotels in Melbourne or Check In at Federation Square East

  • 08:00

    Views of Melbourne City and Port Phillip Bay

    See the bustling city of Melbourne and its Port Phillip Bay as you depart the city.

  • Torquay and the Surf Coast

    Enter the town of Torquay, the gateway to the Great Ocean Road. It is famous for its surf beaches, including the world-famous Bells Beach.

  • Cumberland Lorne Resort

    Spend the day enjoying and relaxing before re-joining your tour the following day. Visit sandy beaches, scenic coastal cliffs, forested hills and rolling surf. There will be plenty of opportunities to take snapshots of the scenic locale.

  • Day 2
  • Apollo Bay

    Walk around Apollo Bay, take some pictures and choose your ideal lunch spot (own expense).

  • Otway and Port Campbell

    Otway National Park is an Australian temperate rainforest where you can find towering eucalypts and lush ferns. Port Campbell National Park, also known as "Shipwreck Coast" is home to the Twelve Apostles, among other tourist attractions.

  • The Twelve Apostles

    The Twelve Apostles is a sight to behold, consisting of huge monoliths along the picturesque coastline by the Great Ocean Road. There's an optional short helicopter flight over the Twelve Apostles you can try (own expense).

  • Loch Ard Gorge

    Tom & Eva (formerly The Island Arch) are limestone stacks carved by the powerful southern ocean. After a tragic shipwreck, the magnificent boulders were named after the two teenage survivors, who, like the limestone stacks, managed to withstand raging tides.

  • Head Back to the City of Melbourne

    Return to Melbourne and enjoy an on-board screening of the Australian movie, All The Rivers Run - 1. Prepare to be greeted by Melbourne's mesmerizing skyline from the West Gate Bridge on your return trip.

  • 19:30

    Drop-off at Select Hotels in Melbourne or Check-out at Federation Square East

Adult ( Age & over ) From Child ( Age & over ) From Infant ( Age & over ) Free Adult ( Age & over ) From Child ( Age & over ) From Infant ( Age & over ) Free
Double Room (for 2 or More Guests)
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Duration: 12 hour(s)
Available: Daily
Pick-up: Available
Inclusions: Hotel pick-up / National Park entry fees / Aussie style Bush Billy tea with lamingtons, Vegemite and crackers / Resort accommodation / On-coach video and free use of WiFi / English-speaking guide

Schedule

  • Day 1
  • 07:45

    Pick-up from Select Hotels in Melbourne or Check In at Federation Square East

  • 08:00

    Views of Melbourne City and Port Phillip Bay

    See the bustling city of Melbourne and its Port Phillip Bay as you depart the city.

  • Torquay and the Surf Coast

    Enter the town of Torquay, the gateway to the Great Ocean Road. It is famous for its surf beaches, including the world-famous Bells Beach.

  • Cumberland Lorne Resort

    Spend the day enjoying and relaxing before re-joining your tour the following day. Visit sandy beaches, scenic coastal cliffs, forested hills and rolling surf. There will be plenty of opportunities to take snapshots of the scenic locale.

  • Day 2
  • Apollo Bay

    Walk around Apollo Bay, take some pictures and choose your ideal lunch spot (own expense).

  • Otway and Port Campbell

    Otway National Park is an Australian temperate rainforest where you can find towering eucalypts and lush ferns. Port Campbell National Park, also known as "Shipwreck Coast" is home to the Twelve Apostles, among other tourist attractions.

  • The Twelve Apostles

    The Twelve Apostles is a sight to behold, consisting of huge monoliths along the picturesque coastline by the Great Ocean Road. There's an optional short helicopter flight over the Twelve Apostles you can try (own expense).

  • Loch Ard Gorge

    Tom & Eva (formerly The Island Arch) are limestone stacks carved by the powerful southern ocean. After a tragic shipwreck, the magnificent boulders were named after the two teenage survivors, who, like the limestone stacks, managed to withstand raging tides.

  • Head Back to the City of Melbourne

    Return to Melbourne and enjoy an on-board screening of the Australian movie, All The Rivers Run - 1. Prepare to be greeted by Melbourne's mesmerizing skyline from the West Gate Bridge on your return trip.

  • 19:30

    Drop-off at Select Hotels in Melbourne or Check-out at Federation Square East

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Schedule

  • Day 1
  • 07:45

    Pick-up from Select Hotels in Melbourne or Check In at Federation Square East

  • 08:00

    Views of Melbourne City and Port Phillip Bay

    See the bustling city of Melbourne and its Port Phillip Bay as you depart the city.

  • Torquay and the Surf Coast

    Enter the town of Torquay, the gateway to the Great Ocean Road. It is famous for its surf beaches, including the world-famous Bells Beach.

  • Cumberland Lorne Resort

    Spend the day enjoying and relaxing before re-joining your tour the following day. Visit sandy beaches, scenic coastal cliffs, forested hills and rolling surf. There will be plenty of opportunities to take snapshots of the scenic locale.

  • Day 2
  • Apollo Bay

    Walk around Apollo Bay, take some pictures and choose your ideal lunch spot (own expense).

  • Otway and Port Campbell

    Otway National Park is an Australian temperate rainforest where you can find towering eucalypts and lush ferns. Port Campbell National Park, also known as "Shipwreck Coast" is home to the Twelve Apostles, among other tourist attractions.

  • The Twelve Apostles

    The Twelve Apostles is a sight to behold, consisting of huge monoliths along the picturesque coastline by the Great Ocean Road. There's an optional short helicopter flight over the Twelve Apostles you can try (own expense).

  • Loch Ard Gorge

    Tom & Eva (formerly The Island Arch) are limestone stacks carved by the powerful southern ocean. After a tragic shipwreck, the magnificent boulders were named after the two teenage survivors, who, like the limestone stacks, managed to withstand raging tides.

  • Head Back to the City of Melbourne

    Return to Melbourne and enjoy an on-board screening of the Australian movie, All The Rivers Run - 1. Prepare to be greeted by Melbourne's mesmerizing skyline from the West Gate Bridge on your return trip.

  • 19:30

    Drop-off at Select Hotels in Melbourne or Check-out at Federation Square East

  • (For Check-In) Federation Square East (Federation Square‎ Flinders St Melbourne VIC 3000, Australia) Time: 07:45:00

  • (For Check-Out) Federation Square East (Federation Square‎ Flinders St Melbourne VIC 3000, Australia) Time: 19:30:00

Check-in Time & Location

  • (For Check-In) Federation Square East (Federation Square‎ Flinders St Melbourne VIC 3000, Australia) Time: 07:45:00

Check-out Time & Location

  • (For Check-Out) Federation Square East (Federation Square‎ Flinders St Melbourne VIC 3000, Australia) Time: 19:30:00

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Notes

Required Items to Bring & Attire
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  • Please bring a windbreaker and walking shoes.

Additional Note(s)
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  • Please understand that beach access may be restricted at times due to beach erosion and unsafe sea conditions.

  • The Intercontinental Hotel pick-up/join in will be at the Collins Street entrance.

Booking Requirements (# of participants, vehicles, hours, etc.)
Single Room (for 1 Guest)
  • You can book a minimum of 1 and maximum of 1.

Double Room (for 2 or More Guests)
  • You can book a minimum of 2.

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  • Any cancellations made within 1 business days of your activity (after 08:00:00 local time) will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.

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