6 days in Great Ocean Road Itinerary

6 days in Great Ocean Road Itinerary

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6 days in Great Ocean Road Itinerary

Start: Sydney
+2
Fly + shuttle + train:  8​h 15​min
1
Warrnambool
— 2 nights
bus + taxi:  1​h 30​min
2
Princetown
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
3
Lorne
— 2 nights
+2
bus + shuttle + Fly:  7​h 30​min
End: Sydney


2
nights
Warrnambool

Warrnambool ©
Warrnambool is a regional centre and former port city on the south-western coast of Victoria, Australia. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat): see the interesting displays at Flagstaff Hill Maritime Village, head off the coast to Griffiths Island, then enjoy the sea views from Griffiths Island Lighthouse, and finally get impressive views of Tower Hill Wildlife Reserve.

For reviews, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Warrnambool trip itinerary maker app .

Sydney to Warrnambool is an approximately 8.5-hour combination of flight and train. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) early enough to travel to Princetown.

Things to do in Warrnambool

Parks Nature Beaches

Side Trip

Port Fairy
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Tower Hill Wildlife Reserve ©
Tower Hill Wildlife Reserve
Griffiths Island ©
Griffiths Island
Logan's Beach ©
Logan's Beach

1
night
Princetown

Princetown ©
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Mon): look for all kinds of wild species at Loch Ard Gorge and then explore the striking landscape at Twelve Apostles.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read Princetown trip planner .

You can do a combination of bus and taxi from Warrnambool to Princetown in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Lorne.

Things to do in Princetown

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Loch Ard Gorge
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Loch Ard Gorge ©
Loch Ard Gorge
Twelve Apostles ©
Twelve Apostles

2
nights
Lorne

Lorne ©
Lorne is a seaside town on Louttit Bay in Victoria, Australia. Kick off your visit on the 6th (Tue): admire the sheer force of Erskine Falls, visit a coastal fixture at Split Point Lighthouse, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Bells Beach. On the next day, explore the striking landscape of Lorne Beach.

To plan Lorne vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

Traveling by car from Princetown to Lorne takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In November, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Lorne

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Bells Beach, Split Point Lighthouse
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Split Point Lighthouse ©
Split Point Lighthouse
Erskine Falls ©
Erskine Falls
Lorne Beach ©
Lorne Beach

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