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

Start: Newcastle upon Tyne
Fly:  30​h
1
Apollo Bay
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Port Campbell
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
3
Aireys Inlet
— 1 night
Fly:  29​h
End: Newcastle upon Tyne

1
day
Apollo Bay

Apollo Bay ©
Apollo Bay is a coastal town in southwestern Victoria, Australia. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sat): get great views at Mariners Lookout, then go for a walk through Great Ocean Walk, and then stroll through Mait's Rest.

To find ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read Apollo Bay trip itinerary builder tool .

Newcastle upon Tyne, UK to Apollo Bay is an approximately 30-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Australian Eastern Standard Time (Victoria) is 10 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) to allow time to drive to Port Campbell.

Things to do in Apollo Bay

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

2
nights
Port Campbell

Port Campbell ©
Port Campbell is a coastal town in Victoria, Australia. On the 22nd (Sun), explore the striking landscape at London Bridge, then get great views at Loch Ard Gorge, then explore and take pictures at Twelve Apostles, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Gibsons Steps.

To find where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Port Campbell trip planner .

You can drive from Apollo Bay to Port Campbell in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) so you can travel to Aireys Inlet.

Things to do in Port Campbell

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Twelve Apostles
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Loch Ard Gorge ©
Loch Ard Gorge
Twelve Apostles ©
Twelve Apostles
Gibsons Steps ©
Gibsons Steps

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night
Aireys Inlet

Aireys Inlet ©
Aireys Inlet is a small coastal inlet and town located on the Great Ocean Road, southwest of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): visit a coastal fixture at Split Point Lighthouse, kick back and relax at Bells Beach, and then admire the sheer force of Erskine Falls. On your second day here, take a peaceful walk through Lorne Beach.

To see ratings, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Aireys Inlet trip itinerary planning website .

You can drive from Port Campbell to Aireys Inlet in 2.5 hours. In April, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Aireys Inlet

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

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

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