The ‘Small-Group Great Ocean Road Day Trip From Melbourne’ offers an exhilarating journey along Australia’s famed coastal drive. Travelers will explore breathtaking landscapes, visit iconic landmarks like the 12 Apostles and Loch Ard Gorge, and have the opportunity to spot kangaroos and koalas in the lush rainforest.
With a knowledgeable guide and a maximum group size of 11 people, this personalized tour guarantees an enjoyable and informative experience.
Don’t miss out on this highly recommended adventure from Melbourne.
Good To Know
- Thrilling journey along Australia’s most famous coastal drive, the Great Ocean Road
- Stops at the coastal town of Apollo Bay and the iconic 12 Apostles and Loch Ard Gorge in Port Campbell National Park
- Small-group tour with a maximum of 11 people for a personalized experience
- Informative onboard commentary from the knowledgeable and friendly tour guide
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Overview and Highlights
Featuring a thrilling journey along Australia’s most famous coastal drive, the Great Ocean Road Day Trip offers a full-day tour with stops at picturesque towns, opportunities to spot wildlife, and breathtaking views of iconic landmarks such as the 12 Apostles and Loch Ard Gorge.
Along this scenic route, travelers will encounter a multitude of must-see attractions that showcase the natural beauty of the region. From the dreamy landscapes of Port Campbell National Park to the charming coastal town of Apollo Bay, every stop offers unique experiences that will leave visitors in awe.
Whether it’s admiring the rugged sea cliffs, strolling through a rainforest to spot kangaroos and koalas, or listening to fascinating stories and history shared by the tour guide, this trip promises a spectacular and unforgettable day.
Why Travelers Choose This Tour
Travelers choose this tour for its personalized experience in a small-group setting. Here’s why they love it:
Long day with frequent stops: This tour ensures that travelers have plenty of time to explore and take in the breathtaking sights along the Great Ocean Road. From the coastal town of Apollo Bay to the iconic 12 Apostles and Loch Ard Gorge, there are numerous stops that keep travelers engaged throughout the day.
Small-group tour: With a maximum of 11 people, this tour offers an intimate and personalized experience. Travelers can interact with their knowledgeable and friendly tour guide, ask questions, and receive individual attention.
Informative onboard commentary: The driver-guide provides informative commentary throughout the tour, sharing stories and history about the places visited. Travelers can learn about the region’s rich cultural and natural heritage.
Great photo opportunities: The tour takes travelers to remote beaches and rugged sea cliffs, providing fantastic photo opportunities. They can capture the beauty of the coastline and stunning views to cherish forever.
Native Tree planted on behalf of travelers: As a part of this tour, a Native Tree is planted on behalf of each traveler, contributing to environmental conservation efforts.
The inclusions for this small-group Great Ocean Road day trip from Melbourne include:
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
- Transport by air-conditioned minivan
- Live commentary on board
- A native tree planted on behalf of travelers
- Food and drinks
Travelers can sit back and relax as they’re picked up from their hotel in Melbourne and driven in comfort and style along one of Australia’s most famous coastal drives. The air-conditioned minivan provides a comfortable mode of transportation, while the live commentary on board keeps travelers informed and entertained throughout the journey.
As part of the tour, a native tree will be planted on behalf of the travelers, allowing them to contribute to the conservation efforts of the region.
Plus, food and drinks are provided, ensuring that travelers stay refreshed and energized throughout the day.
Meeting and Pickup
After being picked up from their hotel in Melbourne, travelers can expect to be taken to the meeting point for the small-group Great Ocean Road day trip, usually the Mercure Melbourne Southbank hotel, where the tour will commence at 08:00 AM.
The pickup options for this tour are convenient and flexible, giving travelers the choice to either head directly to the meeting point or request pickup from a designated location.
Once at the meeting point, participants can look forward to joining a group of no more than 11 people, ensuring a personalized experience.
The tour will start promptly at 08:00 AM, allowing plenty of time to fully enjoy the day exploring the breathtaking sights along the Great Ocean Road.
Cancellation Policy and Viator Information
Participants of the small-group Great Ocean Road day trip from Melbourne can familiarize themselves with the cancellation policy and important Viator information. It is crucial to be aware of the Viator cancellation policy to ensure a smooth and hassle-free experience. In the event of a cancellation, participants can receive a full refund if canceled at least 24 hours before the start time. However, cancellations made less than 24 hours before the start time are not eligible for a refund. It is also important to note that no changes can be accepted less than 24 hours before the start time. For any questions or concerns, participants can rely on Viator customer support through the Viator Help Center. By understanding the cancellation policy and having access to customer support, participants can have peace of mind and enjoy their day trip to the fullest.
|Cancellation Policy||Viator Information|
|Full refund if canceled at least 24 hours before the start time||Viator Help Center for any questions|
|No refund for cancellations less than 24 hours before the start time||Product code: 5706M2|
|No changes accepted less than 24 hours before the start time||Tour price starting from $152.03|
|Minimum number of travelers required, otherwise offered a different date/experience or a full refund||Copyright information for Viator Terms and conditions for the tour|
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Frequently Asked Questions
Are Meals Included in the Tour Price?
Yes, meals are included in the tour price. Travelers can enjoy a delicious lunch at a local restaurant along the Great Ocean Road. It’s a convenient and satisfying way to fuel up during the day.
How Long Is the Rainforest Stroll Where Kangaroos and Koalas Can Be Spotted?
On the rainforest stroll during the Great Ocean Road day trip, travelers have the opportunity to spot kangaroos and koalas. The best time to see these wildlife sightings is usually in the early morning or late afternoon.
Can Children Participate in This Tour?
Children of all ages can participate in this tour as it offers child-friendly activities and there is no specific age limit. They can enjoy the thrill of the Great Ocean Road and spot kangaroos and koalas on the rainforest stroll.
Is There a Restroom on the Minivan?
Yes, there is a restroom available on the minivan, ensuring comfort during travel. Travelers can easily access the facilities whenever needed, adding convenience to their small-group Great Ocean Road day trip from Melbourne.
Are There Any Additional Fees or Expenses Not Mentioned in the Inclusions Section?
There may be additional fees or extra expenses not mentioned in the inclusions section. Travelers should check with the tour operator for any potential costs that are not covered in the tour price.
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The Sum Up
To sum it up, the small-group Great Ocean Road day trip from Melbourne offers travelers an unforgettable adventure along Australia’s stunning coastline. With its breathtaking sights, informative guides, and personalized experience, this tour is a must-do for anyone visiting Melbourne.
From spotting kangaroos and koalas in the rainforest to marveling at the iconic 12 Apostles, this day trip promises to create lasting memories and provide ample opportunities for great photos.
Don’t miss out on this wonderful experience in the beautiful state of Victoria.