11 days in Great Ocean Road Itinerary

11 days in Great Ocean Road Itinerary

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11 days in Great Ocean Road Itinerary

Start: Adelaide
+2
Fly + shuttle + bus:  6​h 45​min
1
Lorne
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h
2
Princetown
— 3 nights
taxi + bus:  1​h 30​min
3
Warrnambool
— 3 nights
+2
bus + taxi + Fly:  6​h 45​min
End: Adelaide

4
nights
Lorne

Lorne ©
Lorne is a seaside town on Louttit Bay in Victoria, Australia. Change things up with these side-trips from Lorne: Torquay (The Great Ocean Road & Bells Beach) and Apollo Bay (Great Ocean Walk & Mait's Rest). Make the 14th (Sun) an awe-inspiring day at Lorne Beach. And it doesn't end there: enjoy the sea views from Split Point Lighthouse, make a trip to Teddy's Lookout, appreciate the history behind Cinema Point Lookout Great Ocean Road, and admire the sheer force of Erskine Falls.

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Adelaide to Lorne is an approximately 7-hour combination of flight, shuttle, and bus. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Adelaide in April, expect a bit cooler with lows of 11°C in Lorne. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Princetown.

Things to do in Lorne

Outdoors Parks Nature

Side Trips

Apollo Bay, Aireys Inlet, Torquay
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Split Point Lighthouse ©
Split Point Lighthouse
The Great Ocean Road
The Great Ocean Road
Lorne Beach ©
Lorne Beach

3
nights
Princetown

Princetown ©
Spend the 18th (Thu) exploring nature at Port Campbell National Park.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Princetown trip planner .

Traveling by car from Lorne to Princetown takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Warrnambool.

Things to do in Princetown

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Port Campbell, Wreck Beach
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Loch Ard Gorge ©
Loch Ard Gorge
Port Campbell National Park ©
Port Campbell National Park
Twelve Apostles ©
Twelve Apostles

3
nights
Warrnambool

Warrnambool ©
Warrnambool is a regional centre and former port city on the south-western coast of Victoria, Australia. Get some historical perspective at Griffiths Island Lighthouse and Port Fairy Historical Society. Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at Flagstaff Hill Maritime Village, view the masterpieces at Blarney Books and Art, tour the water at your own pace with Lake Pertobe Motor Boats, and stroll through Lake Pertobe Adventure Playground.

To find other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Warrnambool sightseeing planner.

Getting from Princetown to Warrnambool by combination of taxi and bus takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Warrnambool

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Port Fairy
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Flagstaff Hill Maritime Village ©
Flagstaff Hill Maritime Village
Tower Hill Wildlife Reserve ©
Tower Hill Wildlife Reserve
Lake Pertobe Adventure Playground ©
Lake Pertobe Adventure Playground

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