6 days in Great Ocean Road Itinerary

6 days in Great Ocean Road Itinerary

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6 days in Great Ocean Road Itinerary

Start: Melbourne
Drive:  2​h 45​min
1
Apollo Bay
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Princetown
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Torquay
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
End: Melbourne

1
day
Apollo Bay

Apollo Bay ©
Apollo Bay is a coastal town in southwestern Victoria, Australia. On the 3rd (Wed), take a peaceful walk through Mait's Rest and then stroll through Great Ocean Walk.

Make your Apollo Bay itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Melbourne to Apollo Bay is an approximately 3-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Princetown.

Things to do in Apollo Bay

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Trails
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Great Ocean Walk ©
Great Ocean Walk
Mait's Rest ©
Mait's Rest

2
nights
Princetown

Princetown ©
Start off your visit on the 4th (Thu): explore the striking landscape of Port Campbell National Park. On the 5th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: look for all kinds of wild species at Gibsons Steps, take in the dramatic natural features at London Bridge, and then explore the striking landscape at Twelve Apostles.

To find reviews, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, use the Princetown trip itinerary app .

You can drive from Apollo Bay to Princetown in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) so you can drive to Torquay.

Things to do in Princetown

#Parks, #Nature, #Wildlife

Side Trip

Port Campbell
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Port Campbell National Park ©
Port Campbell National Park
Twelve Apostles ©
Twelve Apostles
Gibsons Steps ©
Gibsons Steps

2
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Sat): cruise along The Great Ocean Road and then stroll through Bells Beach.

To see ratings, reviews, maps, and tourist information, go to the Torquay tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from Princetown to Torquay in 2.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 8°C. On the 7th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Torquay

#Outdoors, #Scenic Drive, #Parks

Side Trip

Erskine Falls
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The Great Ocean Road
The Great Ocean Road
Erskine Falls ©
Erskine Falls

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