Great Ocean Road West–Melbourne to Adelaide

5 days,Melbourne to Adelaide

Marvel at the 12 Apostles along the Great Ocean Road, walk in the region's national parks, spot wildlife in remote saltwater lagoons.

This might be a quick trip along the Great Ocean Road—but you’ll never feel rushed. Geared towards budget-conscious travellers looking to hit the highlights of the South Coast, this itinerary features lots of inclusions at a great price. What’s more, you’ll have lots of options to get active when you head inland to Grampians National Park. Forego the typical coach tour and experience Australia the way it was meant to be explored.

What's Included

  • Rainforest walk in Great Otway National Park
  • Visit to the 12 Apostles, Tower Hill Reserve, and Coorong National Park
  • Walks in Grampians National Park
  • All transport between destinations and to/from included activities
  • 4 breakfasts (Allow AUD60-100 for meals that are not included.)
  • Private bus
  • Chief Experience Officer (CEO) throughout.
  • Small group experience; Max 20, avg 16
  • Hostels (4 nts, multi-share)

Additions Available on This Tour

Itinerary Notes

Please note that most Yolo accommodation in Australia is multi-share. For more info, see our Trip Details.


Day 1Melbourne

Arrive at any time.

Day 2Melbourne/Port Campbell(1B)

Travel past world-famous surf beaches along the Great Ocean Road. Enjoy views of the 12 Apostles and walk through the rainforest in Great Otway National Park.

Day 3Port Campbell/Halls Gap(1B)

Travel inland to Grampians National Park, known for its sandstone mountain range and impressive rock art. Trek through the forest, lush with vegetation and wildlife.

Day 4Halls Gap/Mount Gambier(1B)

Explore Grampians National Park. Enjoy waterfalls, lakes and beautiful vistas. Stay overnight at a refurbished old English prison in the country town of Mt Gambier.

Day 5Mount Gambier/Adelaide(1B)

Drive through Coorong National Park, known for its dune systems, and continue to Adelaide. Tour ends upon arrival in the evening, please book ongoing travel after 8:00pm.

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