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This 108-mile coastal drive along Australia's southwestern shore winds its way around rugged cliffs, through lush rainforests and windswept beaches.
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Great Ocean Road, Aireys Inlet, Victoria 3231, Australia
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 25 October 2010

If you are tight on time, the 12 Apostles is still a relatively easy one day trip from Melbourne. I read on Tripadvisor that for the best photographic opportunities you really need to be at the Apostles in the morning or late afternoon/evening. As we...More

171  Thank dalainz
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Reviewed 30 July 2011

Goin South Tours was just an awful awful experience, with the worst part being in Naracoorte. As an Australian, I felt so ashamed that such a tour can still exist in this country. My partner and I went on the tour from Adelaide to Melbourne...More

15  Thank CraigStokes
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Reviewed today via mobile

Beautiful! A long drive along the most beautiful coast line takes you to the 12 apostles and back. Its not the destination but the journey to enjoy!

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Wat een geweldige ervaring zodra de Ocean Road daadwerkelijk begonnen is! De twaalf apostelen, the Gorge, Martyrs, the Arch, London Bridge and very special and most wonderful Lord Ard! You can make a little trip or make Some longer walks/trails. See the sunlight shine on...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Such a majestic place and wonderful creation. We really enjoyed our whole trip there. A bit touristy but it’s all worth it. Definitely a must to visit.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Something all Australians should have on their bucket list. Amazing views of the coastline but be ready to be stuck in some traffic as most of it has no over taking.

Thank de1881
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Weather was a bit dodgy but the following day it cleared up. Car parks are great. Walk ways are great.

Thank Kimberlee84
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Having heard a lot about the Great Ocean Road we decided to explore it ourself, upon arriving in Melbourne from Sydney a day before. After skipping Torquay and making a brief stop at Anglesea Info Center to get info, stretch legs and replenish supplies we...More

1  Thank SabirSS
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Shhh! Don't reveal this to everyone. September: I drove my overseas cousins on the Great Ocean Road trip, finally stopping at Lorne. But the treat for them is a little detour through Barwon Heads (1.5 hr drive from Melbourne) and where they were greeted with...More

2  Thank F7632HRchristopherh
Reviewed 2 October 2018

A perfect day trip from Melboure if you want to escape the city (however Melbourne is a fantastic city so no need to escape). Fabulous landscape and a historic road.

Thank RobertusLaan
Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

Sad times (Great Depression 1930’s) the catalyst to create this road. Made one of the world’s greatest coastal drives. Any section from Anglesea to Peterborough naturally spectacular. Drivers should stop a lot to enjoy the scenery without being a risky driver because the seascapes easily...More

Thank D9465RLsb
Reviewed 10 September 2018

Went to this place at the weekend and was great. Long drive but plenty of stop off points where you can view sand and the sea. Make sure you look at comfortable rentals if you are hiring cars but there are plenty of travel operators...More

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aletheia_lee
Hi all, what are some of the accommodation recommendations for Halls Gap for 2 pax? We're travelling end Oct and it seems a lot of places are already booked up... Below is our tentative itinerary, appreciate your suggestions/recommendations for improvements! Day 1: Arrive in Melbourne 08:50, head to the CBD and stay the night in the city Day 2: Pick up rental car and set out for the GOR, stay 1 night at Port Campbell Day 3: Continue on GOR, stay the night at Warrnambool Day 4: Explore Port Fairy and head to Grampians in the afternoon for a short hike, stay the night at Halls Gap or Port Fairy? Day 5: Explore Grampians, stay the night at Halls Gap Day 6: Return to Melbourne (should we take the inland road or back on the GOR?) Days 7-9: Explore Melbourne Any recommendations on budget car rental companies would be appreciated as well :) Thank you!
6 September 2018|
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Response from PaulSiow | Reviewed this property |
Personally, after staying a night in Port Campbell, I'd take a detour to explore Port Fairy before going to Halls Gap and staying for 3 nights there since you'll be mainly exploring the Grampians. Then I'd take the inland... More
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Response from IloveTravelK | Reviewed this property |
Join one day tour, you can book a day before, a lot of packages there. Start at 7:45am then back to Melbourne about 8-9pm
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