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Enjoy one of the most spectacular coastal drives on the Great Ocean Road in the reverse direction early in the morning, while avoiding all the tourist hustle and bustle. Book this tour in combination with the Eureka Skydeck and The Edge Experience to enjoy great value for money with assured comfortable travelling.
Travel the National Heritage-listed Great Ocean Road and marvel at its awe-inspiring coastline with beautiful beaches, rich rainforests, charming seaside towns and iconic rock formations of the 12 Apostles. Also, check out koalas in the wild at the Kennett River. This guided tour includes a delicious picnic lunch at the Great Otway National Park and dinner at the surf capital of Australia – Torquay, along with hotel transfers from Melbourne.
Enjoy panoramic views of Melbourne and beyond from the highest vantage point in Southern Hemisphere - the Eureka Skydeck 88. Dare yourself to face your fear of heights at The Edge, while standing on an extended glass cube, 300 meters above the ground.
Reverse Great Ocean Road Tour: 14 hours
Eureka Skydeck: As long as you wish
Reverse Great Ocean Road Tour: Hotel pickup between 7am – 8am.
Eureka Skydeck: The Eureka Skydeck opens at 10am to 10pm, last entry at 9:30pm.
Reverse Great Ocean Road Tour: Good news! You can get picked up from majority hotels in Melbourne, just give us the details at the time of booking. Don’t worry if you havn't booked your hotel yet, you pass them onto the operator when you are ready.
Eureka Skydeck: Make your way to Eureka Skydeck 88, 7 Riverside Quay Southbank, Victoria, Australia 3006.
Same as the start point.
Reverse Great Ocean Road Tour:
Begin this extensive full-day Great Ocean Road reverse tour with a hassle-free pick-up from your accommodation in Melbourne early in the morning. Enjoy a relaxed journey as you drive straight to the Shipwreck Coast via Colac while enjoying a complimentary morning tea along the way. Avoidthe tourist day-time rush that visits the 12 Apostles and enjoy much better photo opportunities on this reverse tour. Enjoy the company of an informative guide.
Make your very first stop at the beautiful 12 Apostles. Discover Loch Ard Gorge in Port Campbell and witness its world-famous rock formations. Step down to the beach at Gibson’s Steps, if the weather is favorable, or visit the famed London Bridge instead.
Get back on the bus to continue the drive along the breathtaking coastline of this National Heritage-listed road with pristine ocean views and popular surf beaches. Get off your bus again and embark on a guided walk through Maits Rest, a cool temperate rainforest in the Great Otway National Park, home to the tallest eucalyptus trees in Australia. Enjoy a picnic lunch at one of the picture-perfect spots at the park.
Travel further for another surprise at the Kennett River, home to one of the biggest koala colonies. Then, visit the historic Memorial Arch. Also, explore the quaint coastal town of Apollo Bay on the way. Conclude this tour with a lovely dinner in the surf coast township of Torquay.
End this part of your combo tour with a transfer back to your hotel in Melbourne late evening.
Eureka Skydeck 88:
After reaching Melbourne, you may use the Eureka Skydeck tickets on a different day as per your convenience. Take a thrilling ride in the world’s fastest elevator to reach the 88th floor of the Eureka tower in less than 40 seconds! Check out Melbourne like never before with 360 degree views of its skyline, that extends from the Dandenong Ranges to the historic Port Philip Bay. Spot all your favourite city attractions including many sports stadiums.
Make this tour even more adventurous by undertaking the daring Edge Experience. The Edge is a glass cube that extends out from the building on a sliding platform, nearly 300 meters over Melbourne, so one can watch marvelous panoramic sights of the city down below through the glass walls, ceilings and floor.
You may choose to visit the Eureka Skydeck 88 after dark to admire the illuminated city views.
The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details. They’re a nice bunch, and will happily answer any logistical questions you may have. Please give them a call at least 24 hours before your organised activity to reconfirm.
Voucher information: No need to print! You can show your voucher on your smartphone or other devices. (But if you’d rather print a copy – that’s fine too!)
So there’s no last-minute rush please arrive at the start point 10 minutes early.
Eureka Skydeck & The Edge Experience tickets will be provided on the tour and can be used on a separate day at leisure.
Booking is non-transferable. We do not recommend this tour to people with mobility problems.
There are no luggage storage facilities on day tours, please do not bring your luggage with you. Luggage may be stored in your accommodation provider for the day. Due to limited luggage restrictions, pushers and prams are not permitted on tour.
You can enjoy a more personalised experience as we accommodate an average of 24 people in this tour.