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Escape Discovery Adventures

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Address: Melbourne, Victoria 3931, Australia
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+61 1300 480 235
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09:00 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 17:00
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At Escape Discovery Adventures our guests experience more than just a tour....

At Escape Discovery Adventures our guests experience more than just a tour. Our all inclusive, truly small group one day adventures across Melbourne's regions capture the very best of Victoria and offer fantastic value for money. With an emphasis on quality, our specially designed routes get you closer to nature and the locals and avoids the crowds, providing a more personal service that allows you to fully absorb yourself in a memorable day out.

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Brilliant Day with a Brilliant Tour

My partner booked this tour so a while back, I didn't know much about what to expect but the day was full of surprises. We had great cookies supplied to us by our very... read more

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My partner booked this tour so a while back, I didn't know much about what to expect but the day was full of surprises. We had great cookies supplied to us by our very professional tour guide first thing in the morning with a group of about 10 others. It wasn't just the cookies but the included food we had... More 

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Syracuse, New York
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We thoroughly enjoyed the GOR tour with Rob. His stories made the drive go by fast. I highly recommend.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
2 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Selecting Escape Discovery Adventures (EDA) was THE choice thanks to good reviews on tripadvisor . EDA did not disappoint. Shane, our guide was right on time to pick us up from our hotel and it was a smooth and relaxing ride all the way to and along the Great Ocean Road. The Merc van was a great choice cruising along... More 

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Bangalore, Karnataka, India
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Both the trips were very well managed and excellently planned. Our tour guides Rob and Phill were highly knowledgeable and gave us a good idea about the history and culture of the country. They kept us thoroughly entertained and took good care of us. I would definitely recommend this tour for all.

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Bognor Regis, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were taken by Alan as a group of 10 on a wonderful tour along the Great Ocean Road. Alan was very knowledgeable and provided lots of insights in to the area. There was one issue - when we entered the rain forest he gave lots of warnings about snakes, spiders, and even man eating snails. The result was that... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The best tour we have taken. Pick up was efficient, the guide was Super friendly and helpful. The best part other than the beautiful sights, was that the meals were provided. There was a morning tea break-picnic style - the biscuits served as our breakfast. Lunch and dinner was leisurely as the group got to know each other. Overall it... More 

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is my first time in Australia and I have a great time to visit Great ocean road with Rob. He is a professional tour guide and a very good organizer. A bit surprised the great meals (lunch and dinner) in restaurants (not in the park or service station hahahaa) are included. That is an enjoyable trip to go with... More 

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We were 9 members of a family and had a wonderful tour of the great ocean road. The van was Superb and our driver cum guide was an amazing persons. Would highly recommend this tour company for families UpTo 10 person...they r simply awesome

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Decided to book this trip based on tripadvisor's reviews and was not disappointed! I travelled with my mom in end Apr. The tour group was small, we had 10 ppl in total incl Paul, our tour leader. The car ride was comfortable and the stories told along the way made the journey even greater. Lunch and dinner were tasty too... More 

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Great day with Shane! Bus was very comfortable, food was good, and Shane was funny, interesting and very knowledgeable. Beautiful and scenic drive with lots of stops to take pictures and wander around. Would highly recommend this to anyone. Great company. Small group size was very pleasant and I was really glad not to be on the big tour buses... More 

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