8 days in Great Ocean Road Itinerary

8 days in Great Ocean Road Itinerary

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8 days in Great Ocean Road Itinerary

Start: Kuala Lumpur
Fly:  15​h 15​min
1
Apollo Bay
— 1 day
Drive:  2​h 45​min
2
Warrnambool
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Torquay
— 3 nights
bus + Fly:  14​h
End: Kuala Lumpur

1
day
Apollo Bay

Apollo Bay ©
Apollo Bay is a coastal town in southwestern Victoria, Australia. On the 1st (Sat), tour the pleasant surroundings at Great Ocean Walk, then get great views at Mariners Lookout, and then take a peaceful walk through Mait's Rest.

For ratings, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, use the Apollo Bay route planner.

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Apollo Bay is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. Traveling from Kuala Lumpur to Apollo Bay, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sat) to allow time to drive to Warrnambool.

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Mait's Rest ©
Mait's Rest
Great Ocean Walk ©
Great Ocean Walk
Mariners Lookout ©
Mariners Lookout

3
nights
Warrnambool

Warrnambool ©
Warrnambool is a regional centre and former port city on the south-western coast of Victoria, Australia. Family-friendly places like Loch Ard Gorge and Tower Hill Wildlife Reserve will thrill your kids. Change things up with these side-trips from Warrnambool: Port Campbell (Port Campbell National Park & London Bridge). The adventure continues: tour the pleasant surroundings at Lake Pertobe Adventure Playground, enjoy the sand and surf at Foreshore Promenade, explore the activities along Bay of Islands, and examine the collection at Flagstaff Hill Maritime Village.

To find maps, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, use the Warrnambool online day trip planner .

You can drive from Apollo Bay to Warrnambool in 3 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Torquay.

Things to do in Warrnambool

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Side Trip

Port Campbell
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Port Campbell National Park ©
Port Campbell National Park
Lake Pertobe Adventure Playground ©
Lake Pertobe Adventure Playground
Loch Ard Gorge ©
Loch Ard Gorge

3
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.
On the 5th (Wed), admire all the interesting features of The Great Ocean Road and then take in the dramatic scenery at Erskine Falls. Here are some ideas for day two: take a peaceful walk through Lorne Beach.

To see reviews, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read our Torquay trip planner .

You can drive from Warrnambool to Torquay in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 16°C, and evening lows to 6°C. On the 7th (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Torquay

Outdoors Nature Parks

Side Trip

Lorne
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The Great Ocean Road ©
The Great Ocean Road
Lorne Beach ©
Lorne Beach
Erskine Falls ©
Erskine Falls

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