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2 Day Best of Great Ocean Road and Phillip Island Tour

A Fabulous Scenic and Nature Adventure

Enjoy a fabulous 2 Day Great Ocean Road Adventure including a visit to Phillip Island to see the Penguin Parade and driving the Great Ocean Road to see the 12 Apostles, the second most photographed sight in Australia.

Tour Highlights:

  • Combine 2 key destinations in a great overnight escape
  • First highlight kicks off with the 12 Apostles & Loch Ard Gorge
  • Drive the famous National Heritage Listed Great Ocean Road
  • Discover the ancient rainforest of Otway National Park
  • Pristine surf beaches & quaint seaside townships ie. Torquay
  • Checkout the glorious peninsula as we take a ferry across the bay
  • Visit to an Australian wildlife & koala park
  • Journey to Phillip Island Nature Parks and coastal boardwalks
  • Enjoy the Penguin Parade at sunset over Summerland beach

 

Booking Conditions

Age Restriction: Not suitable for children under 8 years old.

Fitness Requirement: Basic

What's included

  • 2 major iconic destinations in 1 tour
  • 1 Nights' Accommodation (Torquay)
  • Meals: 1x Lunch, 1x Dinner, 1x Breakfast
  • All National Park entry fee
  • Koala & Wildlife Park entry fee
  • Phillip Island Penguin Parade entry fee
  • Searoad Ferry pass from Queenscliff to Sorento
  • Experienced road crew with local knowledge
  • Small group touring experience (average 18 pax)
  • Select Melbourne city pick up/drop off

What To Bring

  • 15kg soft luggage or small overnight bag
  • Sunscreen, hat, sunglasses
  • Refillable water bottle
  • Please ensure you pack appropriately, all weather conditions
  • Warm jacket, thermals advisable for the colder months
  • Sturdy comfortable walking/hiking shoes with tread
  • Swimmers, towel & toiletries
  • Any medications you usually take
  • Camp torch/headlamp

Itinerary

Day 1 : Great Ocean Road
Leaving from Melbourne, we’ll make our way to the 12 Apostles to start exploring before the crowds arrive. Continuing along the Shipwreck Coast stopping at some magnificent spots along the way, we’ll have lunch by the coast, see the ancient Otway’s Rainforest and search for local wildlife in its natural habitat. Enjoy dinner before spending the night in the coastal town of Torquay on the Great Ocean Road.
Meals :Lunch, Dinner

Day 2 : Phillip Island
On the second day, we’ll finish our journey along the Surf Coast before taking a ferry across to Phillip Island to spend some time exploring and see part of the picturesque Mornington Peninsula. Enjoy the afternoon getting up-close and personal with some Australian wildlife. We’ll then head to the Nobbies to view the stunning rocky coastline and local seal colony. To cap off the trip, we’ll see the magnificent Penguin Parade spectacle before heading back to Melbourne.
Meals :Breakfast

Pickups

Operates: 

• MON, WED, FRI (01Dec - 31Mar)

• MON, FRI (April)

• MON (01May - 31Aug)

• MON, FRI (01Sep - 30Nov)

Departs from Melbourne: approx @ 7.00am

Returns to Melbourne: approx. 10.00pm (winter) 12.00am (summer)

Our primary meeting point is: Athenaeum Theatre, 188 Collins St, Melbourne @ 7:15am

Please note- you must arrive at your pickup location at least 10 minutes prior to your allocated pickup time
We accept no responsibility if you fail to nominate a pickup location- this must be confirmed at least 24 hours prior with our reservations department, failure to nominate and board the bus will result in fare forfeiture

  

 

 

Optional Excursions

Optional Activities (Available to sign up on tour with your guide)

  • Zoos / Wildlife Parks
  • National Parks
  • Scenic Tour / Sightseeing

Available Extras

Extras: meals not indicated in itinerary - at own expense

 

 

No Credit Card or Booking Fees!!

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