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Part of longer road trip

Drove Great Alpine Road from North to South as part of longer road trip -Melbourne-Port Fairy (GOR... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Ian G
Osmotherley, United Kingdom
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Road trip melbourne,wangaratta,mt hotham to lakes entrance

A 3 days road trip.. very good scenery in early spring and an extended ski season in mt hotham... read more

Reviewed October 14, 2017
Melbourne, Australia
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This 190-mile scenic road winds its way through mountainous country, from Bairnsdale to Wangaratta.
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Victoria, Australia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Drove Great Alpine Road from North to South as part of longer road trip -Melbourne-Port Fairy (GOR) -Grampians-GAR - Sydney Certainly worth the drive - some dramatic scenery. Easy motoring - wide roads ( unlike some European Alpine roads) Broke journey at Dinner Plain- recommend...More

Thank Ian G
Reviewed October 14, 2017 via mobile

A 3 days road trip.. very good scenery in early spring and an extended ski season in mt hotham changed the mood.. we had time in mount buffalo in the first night, to rest and have hot meals.. second day was more driving in great...More

Thank rodomace
Reviewed July 17, 2017

This road trip from Wangaratta to Bright on the Great Alpine Road was a fantastic drive on a well maintained road. Driving down through some amazing little towns and hamlets there is plenty of places to stop off and sample local produce and some amazing...More

2  Thank Tony W
Reviewed July 6, 2017 via mobile

Completed the Great Alpine Road from Lakes Entrance to Bright in a large RV in about six hours (inclusive of stops at Omeo and Dinner Plain). Despite a blizzard for the period we travelled through Mount Hotham the RV experienced no issues either going up...More

1  Thank NeJ1975
Reviewed May 5, 2017

Breath taking views a every turn (and lots of turns) So different from the mountains in Washington State. Made snow balls near the ski resort and was completely surprised how large it was. It would take a hardy soul to get there in winter. Loved...More

2  Thank Ken H
Reviewed December 21, 2016 via mobile

Went up to the top with the family in the car on Sunday with spectacular views and some pretty scary drops off the road - drove cautiously! On Monday decided to cycle from Bright and see how far up I could get - did about...More

Thank Freddie M
Reviewed November 29, 2016 via mobile

Had a wonderful few days travelling around this region. We have quite an old campervan and she struggled at some points so think about whether your car is suitable for high climbing roads! View from the top is gorgeous!

3  Thank wanderlust_millie
Reviewed November 16, 2016

We were travelling south to Lakes Entrance and decided to take the scenic route. The roads are full of twists and turns but the scenery is stunning. However as we rose to ever greater heights, the fog descended until we were in almost total white...More

1  Thank Raili T
Reviewed November 16, 2016

Drove up from Bairnsdale ,through the lovely township of Omeo, great cafe opposite the pub, service and food ,coffee , all excellent . The scenery heading up the mountain to Dinner plains and then onto Mt Hotham village was spectactular, lush rolling hills of green...More

2  Thank ian t
Reviewed September 30, 2016 via mobile

Absolutely amazing! What an atmosphere! What a place! Beautiful views along all the way! Definitely A Must Do!

2  Thank Késia G
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Aaron P
May 29, 2017|
Response from Freddie M | Reviewed this property |
No idea - I cycled in December in sweltering heat !