7 days in Great Ocean Road Itinerary

7 days in Great Ocean Road Itinerary

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7 days in Great Ocean Road Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly:  5​h 45​min
1
Aireys Inlet
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
2
Port Campbell
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Port Fairy
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
4
Apollo Bay
— 1 night
+2
bus + shuttle + Fly:  8​h
End: Sydney

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 20th (Sat), view the masterpieces at Qdos Arts Gallery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: examine the collection at Australian National Surfing Museum and then cruise along The Great Ocean Road.

To find traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Aireys Inlet journey planner .

Sydney to Aireys Inlet is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive. Expect little chillier evenings in Aireys Inlet when traveling from Sydney in April, with lows around 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) so you can travel to Port Campbell.

Things to do in Aireys Inlet

Scenic Drive Outdoors Museums

Side Trips

Lorne, Torquay, Colac
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The Great Ocean Road ©
The Great Ocean Road
Red Rock ©
Red Rock
Erskine Falls ©
Erskine Falls

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Port Campbell

Port Campbell ©
Port Campbell is a coastal town in Victoria, Australia. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): explore the striking landscape of Port Campbell National Park. On the 24th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: head outdoors with The Arch and then enjoy the sand and surf at Port Campbell precinct and foreshore.

To see maps, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read Port Campbell road trip planner .

Traveling by car from Aireys Inlet to Port Campbell takes 2 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) so you can travel to Port Fairy.

Things to do in Port Campbell

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Port Campbell National Park ©
Port Campbell National Park
The Arch ©
The Arch
Port Campbell precinct and foreshore ©

1
night
Port Fairy

Port Fairy ©
Port Fairy is a coastal town in south-western Victoria, Australia. Start off your visit on the 25th (Thu): pick up some local products at PORT FAIRY FARMERS MARKET, explore the world behind art at Wishart Gallery, visit a coastal fixture at Griffiths Island Lighthouse, view the masterpieces at Blarney Books and Art, then take in the exciting artwork at Whale Bone Studio Arts, and finally stroll the grounds of Port Fairy Public Cemetery.

To find where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Port Fairy travel itinerary planner.

You can drive from Port Campbell to Port Fairy in 1.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) so you can travel to Apollo Bay.

Things to do in Port Fairy

Shopping Historic Sites Museums
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Blarney Books and Art ©
Blarney Books and Art
Griffiths Island Lighthouse ©
Griffiths Island Lighthouse
Wishart Gallery ©
Wishart Gallery

1
night
Apollo Bay

Apollo Bay ©
Apollo Bay is a coastal town in southwestern Victoria, Australia. On the 26th (Fri), take a memorable drive along Great Ocean Road and then take a peaceful walk through Mait's Rest.

To see maps, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, go to the Apollo Bay online travel route planner .

Traveling by car from Port Fairy to Apollo Bay takes 3 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Apollo Bay

Outdoors Nature Trails
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Mait's Rest ©
Mait's Rest
Great Ocean Road ©
Great Ocean Road

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