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The Great Ocean Road

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Address: Torquay, Victoria, Australia
Phone Number: 0401788278
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$213*
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Melbourne Combo: Great Ocean Road, Sovereign Hill and Melbourne Attraction Pass
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$764*
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Customized Private Great Ocean Road Day Trip from Melbourne
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$76*
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Half-Day or Full-Day Private Guide Hire from Melbourne

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A part of Australian history and a beautiful experience.

Beautiful scenery made possible by the Australian soldiers returning home from WWI. A great acomplishment by soldiers who had already given so much. Make sure you read about the... read more

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Beautiful scenery made possible by the Australian soldiers returning home from WWI. A great acomplishment by soldiers who had already given so much. Make sure you read about the history behind this natural wonder.

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Thank Brooklyn350
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The trip exceeded my expectations Breathtaking views of oceans and so many stops and lookouts. I think the best way would be to start travel from Melbourne to Adelaide.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We drove from Melbourne to Port Campbell and back again, taking in the twelve apostles, London Bridge and Loch Ard Gorge. I feel that the experience is best enjoyed in Winter if you've got good weather. The roads were very clear and the tourist spots had a good amount of people. You could get good photos and enjoy the surroundings... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Driving from Melbourne to Lorne along the Great Ocean Road is not to be missed. It takes on average 2 - 3 hours depending on traffic and stops along the way. There are some great viewing spots along the route and these offer some breath taking views. Lorne itself is a great little town that also offers a great walk... More 

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Hervey Bay, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Does not matter how many times you drive the great ocean road, the scenery and drive is fantastic. Love the views, love the drive. Plenty of places to pull over for photos and also to pull over and let other vehicle pass.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Can't be a day better than this; highly recommended. from the first moment you will enjoy the tour, the guide Khalid, the van, schedule, food and of course the stunning views of Victoria. ready to explore koalas, beaches, 12 Apostles and many other things.

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

From Lorne the road hugs the coast and offers spectacular views. Amazing cliffs and waves. Some very cute towns such as Lorne and Apollo Bay. Stop near Sheoak falls to see koalas in trees by the road! Best part was Bay of Martyrs and Bay of Islands.

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Jurong, Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

It is a must go when visiting Australia and the Victoria State. The Great Ocean Road is the most scenic costal road in the world. It will be best if you self-drive. Navigated the whole great ocean road using Google Maps navigation. It is the whole experience of the road trip. In the end, you will be treated with the... More 

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Chennai (Madras), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The 200km stretch from Anglesea to Port Campbell is one of the most scenic roads in the world. One must enjoy driving down this road atleast once in the life time. The clean road, quiet environment, dense forest and occasional sighting of wild kangaroos and Koalas are the essence of the joy.

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Canberra, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Of course this was amazing, it's the Great Ocean Road. Spectacular views all the way, some awesome towns to stop along the way. My only advice would be to try to go on a weekday, the number of tourist buses on the weekend was a surprise.

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