1 Day Great Ocean Road & 12 Apostles Tour $97

Operates: Daily

Departs: 7:00am

Returns: Approx 9:00pm

Adults: $105 $97

Children: $85 (2 – 12 years)

We are not able to accommodate children under 2 years of age on this tour. However, we do have an alternative Family Tour package available for those travelling with infants. Please book our large coach tour here.

  • Morning tea
  • All park entrance fees
  • Wildlife viewing
  • Melbourne CBD or St Kilda pick up/drop off
  • Friendly and informative tour guide
Location Address Time
Athenaeum Theatre 188 Collins Street, Melbourne 7:15am
Base Backpackers 17 Carlisle St, St Kilda 7:10am
Bunnings Waurn Ponds Carpark 237 Colac Road, Geelong 8:40am
Crown Promenade Hotel 8 Whiteman St, Southbank 7:40am
Holiday Inn 575 Flinders Lane, Melbourne 7:35am
Ibis Hotel Therry Street 15/21 Therry St, Melbourne 7:00am
Immigration Museum  Cnr Flinders St Market St, Melbourne 7:10am
Pegasus Apartment 206 A’Beckett St, Melbourne 7:05am
Pullman Albert Park 65 Queens Road, Albert Park 7:00am
Savoy Hotel on Little Collins 630 Little Collins Street, Melbourne 7:30am
Space Hotel 380 Russel Street, Melbourne 6:55am
The Village Melbourne 167 Franklin St, Melbourne 7:05am

Helicopter Ride: Take a flight over the 12 Apostles (additional $145)

Please note: helicopter rides are only available on our Great Ocean Road in Reverse Tour. If you wish to upgrade to include a helicopter scenic flight in your tour, please view the tour details for our reverse tour here.

1 Day Great Ocean Road & 12 Apostles Tour $97

Great Ocean Road Tour Itinerary

This 1 Day Great Ocean Road Day Tour is one of Melbourne’s most popular tours. On the spectacular Great Ocean Road Tour, experience this breathtaking coastline with pristine beaches, rainforests, charming seaside towns and of course the iconic 12 Apostles. Our small group tour offers more stops and more inclusions than our large coach option, making this the best value 12 Apostles tour available.

Leaving Melbourne, we’ll stop off at a popular coastal town on the Great Ocean Road, where we will have morning tea and relax before an exciting day ahead. We visit the historic Memorial Arch to get our photo taken before passing through the quaint coastal resort towns of Lorne and Wye River.

Count how many koalas you can spot and enjoy spending time with some of Australia’s native parrots, lorikeets and even kookaburras, with a coastal walk. This wildlife viewing walk is not available on the large coach tour, so enjoy your up-close and personal experience with Aussie wildlife. Next up we head to the picturesque Apollo Bay where you can grab some lunch from one of the many cafes that dot the street.

Next on this 1 Day Great Ocean Road Tour we will take a walk through Maits Rest Rainforest. Located in the Otway Rainforest, here you will see some of the tallest eucalyptus trees in Australia. Back on the road we twist and wind through Port Campbell National Park to arrive at the Shipwreck Coast.

Find yourself surrounded by towering limestone cliffs and take a walk along the beach at . View the Archway, The Razorback and Dumpling Pots. Hear the tragic tails of the Shipwreck Coast.

Finally, we arrive at the highlight of the Great Ocean Road Tour – the world famous 12 Apostles. Walk out to the lookouts for spectacular views and photo opportunities of one of Australia’s most iconic attractions.

This tour is Melbourne’s best 1 Day Great Ocean Road Tour on offer! With wildlife viewing, a guided walk in the Otway Rainforest, we recommend you book your Great Ocean Road Tour now.

Must do Melbourne Tours Package

Planning on exploring Phillip Island as well? Check out the Must do Melbourne Tour Package to join the 1 Day Great Ocean Road Tour, 1 Day Phillip Island Tour and entrance to the Eureka Skydeck for $230. For more information, .

Why not check out our other Great Ocean Road Tours?

Great Ocean Road Small Group Deluxe Tour

Great Ocean Road in Reverse Tour

Great Ocean Road Sunset Tour

1 Day Great Ocean Road Large Coach Tour

2 Day Great Ocean Road Tour

2 Day Great Ocean Road & Phillip Island Tour

2 Day Great Ocean Road & Grampians

Frequently Asked Questions about Great Ocean Road

What are the best things to see along the Great Ocean Road?

Will we see the sunset at the 12 Apostles on this tour?

No, we’ll be on our way home by the time the sun sets. If you want to see the sun set over the 12 Apostles we do have a sunset tour.

Can we do a helicopter ride on this Great Ocean Road Tour?

You may be able to arrange a helicopter ride at the 12 Apostles, but it will depend on how busy it is on the day. If you would like to include a helicopter ride on your tour, we recommend joining our reverse tour and selecting the helicopter upgrade when you book to guarantee your spot.

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