Great Ocean Road Sightseeing Day Tour

12 Hours

Embark on a breathtaking journey along the iconic Great Ocean Road on this exciting day tour from Melbourne! Witness the power of nature at the awe-inspiring 12 Apostles, wander through charming seaside towns, and soak up panoramic coastal views. This adventure is perfect for anyone wanting to experience the magic of this world-famous coastline in a single day.

Charter Tour Price:

Adult (16+): $130 Per Person
Child (0-15): $110 Per Person

Private Tour Price:

Private Tour (1 – 3) Person = $850
Private Tour (4 – 7) Person = $1100

Group Tour Price:

Small Group Tour (7-13) Person = $1400
Mid Group (14-24) Person = $2300
Large Group (25-33) Person = $3000
Extra Large Group (34-49) Person = $4000

Departure Time: Daily

Between 6:30 AM – 8:00 AM
Tour Duration: 13 Hours

Meeting point:

Anywhere in Melbourne CBD
Any Hotel in Melbourne CBD
Keilor Downs VIC 3038, Australia

Our Touring Vehicles:

4 Seat European Car
7 Seat Mercedes Van
11 Seat Luxury Van
14 Seat Standard Minibus
14 Seat Premium Minibus
24 Seat Standard Bus
24 Seat Premium Bus
33 Seat Standard Coach
33 Seat Premium Coach
49 Seat Standard Coach
49 Seat Premium Coach


Great Ocean Road Sightseeing Day Tour

Discover the breathtaking beauty of one of Australia’s most iconic destinations on our Great Ocean Road Sightseeing Day Tour. Departing from Melbourne, our full-day excursion takes you on a journey along the stunning coastline of Victoria, where rugged cliffs, pristine beaches, and majestic rock formations await.

Tour Highlights:

  • Breathtaking Coastal Scenery: Embark on a scenic drive along the Great Ocean Road, renowned for its spectacular coastal vistas and panoramic ocean views. Marvel at the rugged cliffs, pristine beaches, and dramatic rock formations that dot the landscape, providing endless photo opportunities and moments of awe-inspiring beauty.
  • The Twelve Apostles: Witness one of Australia’s most iconic natural landmarks – the Twelve Apostles. These towering limestone stacks rise majestically from the Southern Ocean, creating a stunning backdrop against the backdrop of the azure sea. Learn about the geological processes that formed these ancient formations and soak in the awe-inspiring beauty of this natural wonder.
  • Loch Ard Gorge: Explore the dramatic cliffs and turquoise waters of Loch Ard Gorge, named after the famous shipwreck that occurred here in 1878. Take a stroll along the sandy shores, feel the cool ocean breeze on your face, and listen to the crashing waves as they echo against the towering limestone cliffs.
  • London Arch: Admire the striking rock arch known as London Arch, formerly known as London Bridge, which was formed by years of erosion and natural forces. Learn about the fascinating history and geology of this iconic landmark, and capture stunning photos of the rugged coastline stretching out into the horizon.
  • The Grotto: Discover the enchanting sea cave known as The Grotto, where a natural rock formation creates a tranquil pool of water against the backdrop of the ocean. Take a moment to soak in the serenity of this hidden gem and marvel at the beauty of nature’s handiwork.
  • Apollo Bay: Enjoy a leisurely stop in the charming coastal town of Apollo Bay, nestled between the lush rainforest of the Otway Ranges and the sparkling waters of the Southern Ocean. Take a stroll along the beach, browse local shops and galleries, or savor a delicious seafood lunch at one of the seaside cafes (lunch not included).
  • Memorial Arch: Pay homage to the brave men who built the Great Ocean Road by visiting the Memorial Arch, a commemorative structure dedicated to their efforts. Learn about the history of the road’s construction and the significance of this iconic landmark as you reflect on the ingenuity and perseverance of those who came before us.

Tour Details:

  • Duration: Our Great Ocean Road Sightseeing Day Tour is a full-day excursion, lasting approximately 10-12 hours.
  • Departure: Tours depart daily from Melbourne CBD, with convenient pickup locations available in the city center.
  • Transportation: Sit back and relax in comfort as you travel in one of our modern vehicles, including minibuses, vans, buses, or coaches, depending on the size of the tour group.
  • Tour Guide: Our knowledgeable and experienced tour guides will accompany you throughout the journey, providing informative commentary and insight into the history, culture, and natural wonders of the Great Ocean Road.
  • Inclusions: The tour includes transportation and the services of a professional tour guide. Please note that lunch, snacks, tea, tickets, and entry fees to attractions are not included in the tour price.

Additional Information:

  • What to Bring: We recommend bringing comfortable clothing and footwear suitable for walking, as well as a hat, sunscreen, and a water bottle. Don’t forget your camera to capture the stunning scenery along the way!
  • Accessibility: Please let us know in advance if you have any accessibility requirements or special assistance needs, and we will do our best to accommodate them.
  • Booking: Reservations are required for the Great Ocean Road Sightseeing Day Tour. Please book in advance to secure your spot, as tours tend to fill up quickly, especially during peak seasons.
  • Cancellation Policy: Please refer to our terms and conditions for information about our cancellation policy and any applicable fees.

Experience the awe-inspiring beauty and natural wonders of the Great Ocean Road on our Sightseeing Day Tour. From towering cliffs and rugged coastlines to iconic landmarks and charming coastal towns, this unforgettable journey promises to leave you with memories to last a lifetime. Book your tour today and embark on the adventure of a lifetime with Melbourne Limo Vans and Buses!


Tour Includes

  • Pickup from your choice of Melbourne CBD location
  • Transportation by Minibus, Premium Bus and Standard Coaches
  • Roundtrip airconditioned transportation
  • Air conditioned vehicle
  • Bottled water

Tour Excludes

  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks
  • Entry Ticket
  • Personal amenities such as hat, caps, sunscreen, umbrella etc.

Frequently asked Questions

What's included in your Great Ocean Road Sightseeing Day Tour?

Our Great Ocean Road Sightseeing Day Tour is a fantastic way to experience this iconic Australian coastline in a comfortable and hassle-free way. We provide roundtrip transportation from Melbourne aboard a minibus, van, bus, or coach (depending on group size) and the services of a knowledgeable and experienced tour guide. Your guide will share fascinating stories and insights about the history, geology, and natural beauty of the region throughout the day.

What's not included in the tour?

Please note that lunch, snacks, refreshments, any entrance fees, or activity tickets are not included in the tour price. We recommend bringing your own food and drinks for the day, or we can make stops at cafes or restaurants along the way where you can purchase them at your own expense.

How long is the tour?

The Great Ocean Road is a scenic stretch of coastline, and we want you to have ample time to soak it all in. Our Day Tour is typically around 10-12 hours, including travel time from Melbourne and back. This ensures you get to all the must-see sights and enjoy some time at each location.

What are the typical departure and arrival times?

Tours typically depart from Melbourne in the early morning, around 7:00 AM, to maximize your time exploring the Great Ocean Road. We aim to return to Melbourne by around 8:00 PM to 8:30 PM, allowing for a full day of adventure.

What type of vehicle will be used for the tour?

The type of vehicle used for your tour will depend on the size of your group. For smaller groups, we may use a comfortable minibus or van. For larger groups, a spacious bus or coach will be provided. All our vehicles are air-conditioned and well-maintained to ensure a pleasant journey.

Can we customize the tour to include specific stops?

While we have a set itinerary that covers the key highlights of the Great Ocean Road, we understand you might have particular interests. We may be able to accommodate some minor adjustments to the itinerary depending on the feasibility and time constraints. Please discuss any customization requests with us in advance.

What kind of footwear and clothing should I wear?

The Great Ocean Road experiences a temperate climate. However, weather conditions can change throughout the day. We recommend dressing in layers with comfortable shoes suitable for walking on uneven surfaces. Comfortable walking shoes or sneakers are ideal. Bring a jacket or sweater in case the weather gets cool, and don’t forget your sunglasses, sunscreen, and a hat for sun protection.

Is this tour suitable for young children?

While children are welcome on the tour, it’s important to consider the length of the journey and the potential for long periods sitting in the vehicle. The tour may be challenging for very young children. If you’re unsure, please feel free to contact us to discuss your child’s age and suitability for the tour.

Do you offer accessibility options for people with disabilities?

We strive to be inclusive and want everyone to enjoy the wonders of the Great Ocean Road. While some walking is involved at various stops, we can advise on accessibility options for specific locations. If you have any concerns or require assistance, please contact us in advance so we can be prepared to accommodate your needs.

From $130
/ Adult
From $110
/ Child