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Great Ocean Road Sunset Tour

  • When does it run?
    8 October - 6 April: Tuesday, Friday, Sunday
  • Start time

    Great Ocean Road Sunset Tour: Hotel pickup between 11am – 12pm.
    So there’s no last-minute rush please arrive at the start point 10 minutes early.

  • Duration
    12 hours approximately
Inclusions
  • Hotel pickup & drop off for the Great Ocean Road Tour
  • National park fees
  • English-speaking guide 
COVID-19 Safety guidelines

Key Highlights

  • Embark on the Great Ocean Road Sunset tour that concludes with a mesmerizing southern sunset at the 12 Apostles
  • Sample handcrafted chocolates and ice creams at one of Victoria’s favorite chocolate factories
  • Enjoy great photo opportunities at the historic Memorial Arch and spot koalas and native birds
  • Visit the world-famous Loch Ard Gorge, walk on its famous beach and witness its legendary limestone formations
  • Stop at the iconic 12 Apostles to experience the gorgeous sunset on the southern ocean
  • Enjoy hotel transfers from Melbourne and the services of an expert guide on this tour
  • Show your vouchers in print or on your smartphone!

Overview

Embark on an action-packed sunset tour of the Great Ocean Road, one of the most scenic roads in the world, and witness the sun sinking below the southern horizon behind the famous 12 Apostles. 

Drive by the exceptionally beautiful coastline of the Great Ocean Road and marvel at its pristine beaches, lush vegetation and charming seaside resort towns. Enjoy chocolate tasting at a new chocolate factory, stop at the Memorial Arch for some pictures and witness koalas up, close in the wild. Visit the Loch Ard Gorge and admire its beautiful limestone formations. Take in the stunning views of the sunset at the 12 Apostles. Enjoy complimentary hotel transfers and an expert guide on this sunset tour.

Activity Schedule

  • When does it run?

    8 October - 6 April: Tuesday, Friday, Sunday

  • Duration

    12 hours approximately

  • Start time

    Great Ocean Road Sunset Tour: Hotel pickup between 11am – 12pm.
    So there’s no last-minute rush please arrive at the start point 10 minutes early.

  • Meeting Point

    Great Ocean Road Sunset Tour
    Good news! You can get picked up from selected hotels in Melbourne, just give us the details at the time of booking. Don’t worry if you have not booked your hotel yet, you pass them onto the operator when you are ready.

  • Ending Point

    Same as the start point

Itinerary

  • Great Ocean Road Tour & Sunset at 12 Apostles:

    Kick start this extensive Great Ocean Road sunset tour around midday with a comfortable pick up from your hotel in Melbourne. Enjoy the company of an experienced guide who delivers expert commentary while taking you to the best places on the way.

    Your day begins with a treat at the Great Ocean Road Chocolaterie and Ice Creamery, one of Victoria’s favorite chocolate factories. Sample their handcrafted chocolates and ice creams and enjoy a face-to-face meeting with their talented chocolate artists. You may even visit their café to enjoy a yummy freshly-brewed cup of coffee or hot chocolate.

    Travel further to visit the historic Memorial Arch and learn about the history of this National Heritage-listed road which pays tribute to the World War I servicemen. Enjoy great photo opportunities at this location. Drive by the quaint resort towns of Anglesea and Lorne and admire the marvelous coastal views with lofty cliffs, pristine beaches, abundant vegetation and unique wildlife. Indulge in wildlife spotting and look our for koalas hanging on the eucalyptus trees along with the vibrant native birdlife.

    Embark on another walk through the Razorback and step down to the beautiful Loch Ard Gorge. Walk by the famous beach and learn about the tragic Loch Ard shipwreck. Witness its legendary limestone formations that were created by the erosion of the cliffs. Prepare for the highlight of your day – the sunset views on the southern ocean behind the iconic 12 Apostles. Learn the names of the apostles as the serene landscape gives you a sense of relaxation.

    This tour ends with a transfer back to your hotel in Melbourne around midnight.


Inclusions & Exclusions

  • Hotel pickup & drop off for the Great Ocean Road Tour
  • National park fees
  • English-speaking guide 
  • Meals

Please note

The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details. They’re a nice bunch, and will happily answer any logistical questions you may have. Please give them a call at least 24 hours before your organised  activity to reconfirm.

Voucher Information: No need to print! You can show your voucher on your smartphone or other devices. (But if you’d rather print a copy – that’s fine too!)

So there’s no last-minute rush please arrive at the start point 10 minutess early. You are advised to bring your hat, sunscreen and drinking water. Wear warm and cool clothing and a pair of comfortable walking shoes since there will be a lot of walking to do.

Booking is non-transferable. We do not recommend this tour to people with mobility problems.

There are no luggage storage facilities on day tours, please do not bring your luggage with you. Luggage may be stored with your accommodation provider for the day. Due to limited luggage restrictions, pushers and prams are not permitted on tour.

You can enjoy a more personalised experience as we accommodate an average of 24 people in this tour.

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