Great Ocean Road day tour from Melbourne with special sunset viewing
It leaves later than other Great Ocean Road tours and culminates in a spectacular coastal sunset. See plenty of beaches, Australia's oldest surviving lighthouse and the dramatic rock formations known as the Twelve Apostles.
Fariha A Pakistan
If you have time for only one thing to do in Australia, select this tour! Heaven on Earth!.Absolutely spectacular! We got some great photos of the sunset. The tour is timed in such a way that we reach the twelve apostles at sunset. The weather is unpredictable but we were lucky and it was sunny that day. The hotel pickup was just a block from our hotel. After that we were transferred to another bus. Everything started on time. Found the tour stops a bit rushed, but since there was so much to cover its understandable. Our guide 'Ollie' was friendly and cooperative throughout. Lunch was a choice of burgers and sandwiches. They were pre-ordered about half an hour earlier so as to save time. Well organised trip and a bit tiring but well worth it. There was a stop for tea and biscuits early on which was a nice touch.Tip: Keep some soap with you, some of the public toilets where we stopped did not have soap. Also its very windy and cold so don't forget your woollies. They give you time to get a take away dinner afterwards which you can eat on the bus.
Our tour guide Rob is a EXCELLENT tour guide, he kept us entertained and we could see his passion for his job and making sure that we really enjoy ourselves. Great Ocean Road is a definite must go place and the scenery is really beautiful. Glad that I took the Sunset view as the weather was great even though there were far too much clouds but the breeze and view was stunning. Lunch was pizza which were too salty, but it was a big portion though. Love the ice cream that Rob recommended, with different flavours.
This tour was amazing!
A lot to fit into the day but well worth it!
Great views, lovely tour guide and lots of stops to get those selfies!
If you have a limited time to explore, this tour is perfect. My partner and I had a fantastic day and would highly recommend this trip.
This trip was fantastic! Watching the waves crash in from the southern ocean, and seeing the sunset over the 12 apostles was truly amazing. Our guide was friendly and knowledgeable. We saw koalas and kangaroos int the wild. If you are traveling to Australia, you should look into visiting Melbourne, and booking this trip!
This was an amazing experience. The sunset over the beach and the 12 Apostles was truly a bucket list item that everyone should endeavour to tick off! Seeing the Koalas in their natural habitat and the parrots eating from your hand was amazing.
Great tour, although it's a very long day, it was well worth it. Our driver/guide was Greg, very friendly, funny and provided lots of information along the way. Would def recommend this trip, just be prepared for a 3 hour journey back after sunset!
The day was long but fantastic. Our guide, Tim, was knowledgeable and personable and was a wizard at keeping things on schedule. The lunch stop was a beautiful surprise and we all had a fun time. Pity about the sunset, but we can't be lucky every time.
Great tour, well worth doing. Fantastic scenery and the sunset at the twelve apostles was amazing.
My tour guide, Shane, was great. He gave his all throughout the day making it as interactive and enjoyable as possible. From a personal perspective he added a huge amount to the day as I was travelling alone on the day trip so was very much my travel buddy for the day.
Beautiful tour, well organized, we got picked up on time at our hotel and our guide Mary was really nice and funny!
In spite of the horrible weather in the morning we got to see the stunning sunset at the 12 apostoles.
The stops on the way were beautiful too, saw wild koalas, parrots and the rain forest was amazing.
Lunch was included and it was good, easy sandwich with choice of meat or veggie burger.
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