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Full-Day Great Ocean Road and 12 Apostles Sunset Tour from Melbourne

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Escape the crowds and experience the spectacular scenery and sunset over the Great Ocean Road on this small group tour. Depart mid-morning making your way towards the Surf Coast with frequent scenic stops, including the Great Ocean Road Memorial Arch. Along the way you will see pristine beaches, pass through idyllic seaside villages and stop to look for some of Australia’s iconic wildlife like wild koalas and colourful parrots. Discover the Shipwreck Coast, stroll along the historic beaches and see Loch Ard Gorge. Arrive at the 12 Apostles and descend the Gibson’s Steps where you will be dwarfed by the high cliff line and these enormous offshore stacks. One of the many highlights of your day will no doubt be watching the sun set over this spectacular coastline (summer only/subject to weather conditions).
Highlights
  • Great Ocean Road and Twelve Apostles tour from Melbourne
  • Chance to see koalas in their native habitat
  • Included lunch in a Kennett River café
  • Convenient round-trip transit from select Melbourne hotels
What to Expect
Meet a driver at your hotel, or at a central meeting point, then board a climate-controlled coach for the Great Ocean Road, among Australia’s most beautiful drives. When you reach the coast-hugging road, keep your camera ready as you pass panoramic views of sandy beaches and rugged cliffs that plunge into the ocean. Watch for koala bears in Kennett River and enjoy views of the green Otway Ranges while approaching Loch Ard Gorge, then catch the day's grand finale at Twelve Apostles, whose rock formations turn rosy at sunset. When the light fades, climb back aboard the coach and relax during the return trip to Melbourne, where this tour concludes with drop-off at the original departure point.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
You may choose a pickup from the available list or the following locations: Immigration Museum (400 Flinders Street) or Regent Theatre (191 Collins Street). Pickup is only available from the listed hotels.

Your pick up information including exact meeting time will be provided after a booking is placed

Returns to original departure point at approximately from 8:30pm - midnight (seasonal).
Duration
10h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Driver/guide
  • Live commentary on board
  • Transport by air-conditioned 24-seater touring vehicle
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • FREE Downloadable Audio Guide in 7 languages
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
  • Drinks (available to purchase)
  • Lunch
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Due to uneven surfaces, this tour is not wheelchair accessible
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
  • Download your FREE BUNYIP language audio APP, available in Chinese, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean and Spanish. The commentary highlights the major sightseeing destinations visited whilst the tour is conducted in English. Downloadable via the APP store for i-Phone and Android the day prior of their tour.
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Infant seats available
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 24 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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All reviews bunyip tours the bus great trip great ocean road amazing nature tea and biscuits exceptional guide took pictures spot koalas loch ard gorge safe driver wild koalas kennett river awesome tour first stop great company lunch stop
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Our tour guide Cloe is one of the best tour guides I’ve ever had. She’s so passionate and helpful. We even spotted some wildlife koalas! She filled out tour with laughter, fun facts, and great music. The tour wouldn’t have been the same without her!

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank morgancatt
Reviewed 5 days ago

I had an amazing day exploring Great Ocean Road on Saturday. Katherine was an amazing guide! Shes very funny and super knowledgeable on Australia's history, I learnt so much! Was so nice to get out of the city and see the beautiful sights. So glad...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank rachebethf
Reviewed 6 days ago

Really enjoyed the tour . Worth the trip and our guid Cloe was amazing . You won’t be disappointed with Cloe in the front seat the tour was smooth .

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank 734chaitanyad
Reviewed 1 week ago

Highly Recommended!!! We had a fabulous day with Reece on our Great Ocean Road tour. He was accomodating, friendly and had a great sense of humour which made the trip so much more enjoyable! Reece is very knowledgeable, he provided us with all the great...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Stevita30
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On a shorter than I would like visit to Melbourne to visit my daughter who was studying abroad I wanted to pack in as much as I could. The Great Ocean Road was top on our list and the day could not have been better!...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Jerry C
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Response from Divya H | Reviewed this property |
Yes, we stopped at Apollo Bay.
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adelineskl
29 April 2019|
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Response from 442Mark | Reviewed this property |
Not sure how to book it, but it takes off and lands right near the 12 Apostles - just off the Great Ocean Road. We saw it operating on the day we were there (26th April 2019) - I was surprised it was operating as it was... More
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sahilagg1987
14 November 2018|
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Response from OriginalOldGoat | Reviewed this property |
There are many tours that do the trip you will have to contact the tour operator to see the requirements. It is the tour guide and transport that you pay for all the sites are free. I am sorry that I cannot help any more.
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