7 days in Great Ocean Road Itinerary

7 days in Great Ocean Road Itinerary

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7 days in Great Ocean Road Itinerary

Vancouver
Fly:  22​h 30​min
Apollo Bay
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
Port Campbell
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
Torquay
— 2 nights
bus + Fly:  20​h 15​min
Vancouver

1
day
Apollo Bay

Apollo Bay ©
Apollo Bay is a coastal town in southwestern Victoria, Australia. On the 12th (Thu), take some stellar pictures from Mariners Lookout, go for a walk through Great Ocean Walk, and then stroll through Mait's Rest.

To see more things to do, reviews, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Apollo Bay online vacation planner .

Vancouver, Canada to Apollo Bay is an approximately 22.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Vancouver to Apollo Bay is 18 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) early enough to drive to Port Campbell.

Things to do in Apollo Bay

#Trails, #Outdoors, #Parks
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Mait's Rest ©
Mait's Rest
Great Ocean Walk ©
Great Ocean Walk
Mariners Lookout ©
Mariners Lookout

2
days
Port Campbell

Port Campbell ©
Port Campbell is a coastal town in Victoria, Australia. On the 13th (Fri), admire all the interesting features of Loch Ard Gorge and then take in the dramatic natural features at Twelve Apostles. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the waterfront views at Bay of Islands and then explore the striking landscape at London Bridge.

To see where to stay, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Port Campbell day trip planner .

You can drive from Apollo Bay to Port Campbell in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Torquay.

Things to do in Port Campbell

#Parks, #Nature, #Wildlife

Side Trips

Bay of Islands, Twelve Apostles
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Twelve Apostles ©
Twelve Apostles
London Bridge ©
London Bridge
Loch Ard Gorge ©
Loch Ard Gorge

2
days
Torquay

Torquay ©
Set against the stark but scenic coastline of the Bass Strait--the body of water separating Victoria and Tasmania--Torquay is a prime location for surfing and beach life in general.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Sun): take a peaceful walk through Lorne Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Mon): don't miss a visit to Teddy's Lookout, admire the sheer force of Erskine Falls, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Bells Beach.

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Traveling by car from Port Campbell to Torquay takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. In April, daytime highs in Torquay are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Torquay

#Parks, #Beaches, #Outdoors

Side Trip

Lorne
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Erskine Falls ©
Erskine Falls
Lorne Beach ©
Lorne Beach
Teddy's Lookout ©
Teddy's Lookout

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