2 Days Great Ocean Road & Philip Island Penguin Tour

2 Days Great Ocean Road & Philip Island Penguin Tour

Find yourself surrounded by towering limestone cliffs & take a walk along the beach , View the Archway, The Razorback and Dumpling Pots. Hear the history, romance and heartbreak as our guides tell the tale of Australia’s most famous shipwreck - the Loch Ard!

Tour Highlights

  • Colac Park
  • Twelve Apostles
  • Loch Ard Gorge
  • Gibson steps
  • Otway’s Rainforest
  • Apollo Bay
  • Spot wild Koala’s , Kookaburras and Parrots
  • Lorne
  • Bells Beach
  • Torquay
  • Ferry ride
  • Barwon Heads and Ocean Grove
  • Woolamai
  • Summerlands
  • Penguin Parade

Tour Info

Code WT-GP2
Style
  • Short Break
Duration 2 Days
Departures
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Note

twin or Single Hostel or Motel Ensuite room upgrades are available on request.

Vehicle Mini Bus / Coaster
Suitability Open Age
Start Melbourne @ 06.50 am
Finish Melbourne @ 09.00 pm
Travel Insurance Required

** Westgate Bridge

Great views as we depart Melbourne

** Colac Park

Meet and greet over Morning Tea

** Twelve Apostles

View the almighty 12 Apostles

** Loch Ard Gorge

Be surrounded by the towering limestone cliffs

** Gibson steps

Walk on the beach and be dwarfed by the 12 Apostles

** Rainforest

Guided bushwalk through the ancient Otways Rainforest

** Apollo Bay

Cute seaside town, stop for some refreshments

** Kennett River

Spot wild Koalas, Kookaburras and Parrots

** Split Point Lighthouse

Famous for Aussie TV show 'Round the Twist'

** Torquay

Surfing capital of Australia! Surf shops and factory outlets

** Tasty Aussie BBQ or Pizza Dinner

Enjoy a delicious dinner in Torquay

Melas - ( Lunch and Dinner)

** Delicious Breakfast

Wake up to a delicious breakfast. Cereal, Pancakes, toast, fruit and juice.

** Surf Beach

Watch surfers and take a morning beach walk

** Barwon Heads and Ocean Grove

Cruise through scenic seaside towns

** Ferry Ride

Lookout for seals and dolphins as you cruise from Queenscliff to Sorrento on the Ferry

** Sorrento Beach

Take a walk and explore the rockpools (time permitting)

** Australian Wildlife Park

Koalas, Kangaroos, Emus, Wombats, Tasmanian Devils and various birdlife; a photographers dream!

** Woolamai

Be blown away by the rugged surf beach

** Grand Prix Track

Take a look at where the action happens

** - *Swan Lake

Wander and spy wetland birds and wallabies from the hidden observation platforms (time permitting)

** Nobbies, Seal Rocks and The Blowhole

Gaze across the rough headland and spot seals sunbathing

** Summerlands

Observe the thunderous surf beneath the sheer cliff faces

** PENGUIN PARADE

Watch the magic as the world's smallest penguins appear out of the surf!

Meal - Breakfast

Note

  • You may opt to upgrade private Twin or Single room with shared facility in a Hostel  or Private  en-suite room in a Motel. 
  • No towels will be provided in Hostel upgrade accommodation. 
  • Subject to availability at time of booking. 
  • We will pick up the passengers form selected motel and Hotel with in the City CBD or with in the walking distance from your hotel. 
  • The finishing time of this tour may differ according to the return/arrival of penguins.
  • Itinerary may vary slightly depending on group size, group pace and other external factors beyond our control.
  • Activities noted with * This symbol are subject to daylight hour restrictions and will be omitted if time does not permit.

Includes

  • Morning tea, Accommodation, 1 breakfast, 1 lunch, 1 dinner, wildlife viewing, all park entry fees, friendly informative guide, Queenscliff to Sorrento ferry ride & courtesy inner city pick up and drop off service

What You Need To Bring

  • Water, 
  • Hat, 
  • Sunscreen, 
  • Comfortable walking shoes, 
  • Warm and cool clothing, 
  • Flashlight, 
  • Toiletries, 
  • Rain jacket, 
  • Camera, 
  • Towel and toiletries
  • Insect repellent, 

Optional and discount

  • 12 Apostles helicpoter flight: $145
  •  Penguins plus viewing platform $25 extra per person