12 days in Great Ocean Road Itinerary

12 days in Great Ocean Road Itinerary

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12 days in Great Ocean Road Itinerary

Start: Kuala Lumpur
Fly + bus:  14​h
1
Torquay
— Few hours
Drive:  45​min
2
Aireys Inlet
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
3
Port Campbell
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
4
Port Fairy
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
5
Apollo Bay
— 3 nights
Fly:  15​h 15​min
End: Kuala Lumpur

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Torquay

Torquay ©
Set against the stark but scenic coastline of the Bass Strait--the body of water separating Victoria and Tasmania--Torquay is a prime location for surfing and beach life in general.
To find more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Torquay trip itinerary planning website .

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Torquay is an approximately 14-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of train, flight, and bus; or do a combination of bus and flight. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Kuala Lumpur to Torquay due to the time zone difference. Expect much colder temperatures when traveling from Kuala Lumpur in April; daily highs in Torquay reach 24°C and lows reach 11°C. You'll have a few hours on the 12th (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling to Aireys Inlet.
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Point Danger Lookout ©
Point Danger Lookout

2
nights
Aireys Inlet

Aireys Inlet ©
Aireys Inlet is a small coastal inlet and town located on the Great Ocean Road, southwest of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. On the 12th (Fri), make a trip to Split Point Lighthouse, sample the tasty concoctions at Rogue Wave Brewing, and then steep yourself in history at Cinema Point Lookout Great Ocean Road. On the 13th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stop by Anglesea Surf Centre, then identify plant and animal life at Coogoorah Park Nature Reserve, and then tee off at Anglesea Golf Club.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Aireys Inlet trip itinerary tool .

Aireys Inlet is just a short distance from Torquay. In April in Aireys Inlet, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Port Campbell.

Things to do in Aireys Inlet

Outdoors Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Anglesea
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Anglesea Golf Club ©
Anglesea Golf Club
Split Point Lighthouse ©
Split Point Lighthouse
Anglesea Bike Park ©
Anglesea Bike Park

2
nights
Port Campbell

Port Campbell ©
Port Campbell is a coastal town in Victoria, Australia. Start off your visit on the 14th (Sun): make a trip to The Grotto and then take in the dramatic natural features at London Bridge. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Port Campbell National Park.

To find maps, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Port Campbell trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Aireys Inlet to Port Campbell in 2 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) so you can travel to Port Fairy.

Things to do in Port Campbell

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Twelve Apostles
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Port Campbell National Park ©
Port Campbell National Park
Loch Ard Gorge ©
Loch Ard Gorge
London Bridge ©
London Bridge

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Port Fairy

Port Fairy ©
Port Fairy is a coastal town in south-western Victoria, Australia. On the 17th (Wed), explore the activities along Moyne River, then visit a coastal fixture at Griffiths Island Lighthouse, then step off the mainland to explore Griffiths Island, and finally stroll the grounds of Port Fairy Public Cemetery. On the 18th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: indulge your taste buds at PORT FAIRY FARMERS MARKET, look for all kinds of wild species at Russell Clark Reserve, then take in the exciting artwork at Blarney Books and Art, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Whale Bone Studio Arts.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, go to the Port Fairy tour itinerary builder site .

Drive from Port Campbell to Port Fairy in 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Apollo Bay.

Things to do in Port Fairy

Parks Nature Wildlife
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Griffiths Island ©
Griffiths Island
Russell Clark Reserve ©
Russell Clark Reserve

3
nights
Apollo Bay

Apollo Bay ©
Apollo Bay is a coastal town in southwestern Victoria, Australia. On the 19th (Fri), tour the pleasant surroundings at Paradise Picnic Reserve, then trek along Otway Fly Treetop Adventures, and then make a trip to Cape Otway Lightstation. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: look for gifts at High on Heels, then trek along Great Ocean Walk, then delve into the lush surroundings at Mait's Rest, and finally take some stellar pictures from Mariners Lookout.

To see more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Apollo Bay trip itinerary builder website .

Drive from Port Fairy to Apollo Bay in 3 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Sun) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Apollo Bay

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Otway Fly Treetop Adventures, Cape Patton Lookout Point, Cape Otway Lightstation
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Otway Fly Treetop Adventures ©
Otway Fly Treetop Adventures
Mait's Rest ©
Mait's Rest
Great Ocean Walk ©
Great Ocean Walk

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