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Private Full-Day Great Ocean Road Tour with Helicopter Ride

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    Stop At: Bells Beach, 86 km (53 mi) SW of Melbourne; 25 km (16 mi) S of Geelong; 5 km (3 mi) SW of Torquay, Torquay, Victoria 3228 Australia

    Your journey begins at Bells Beach - Australia’s celebrated surfing mecca and home to the world’s oldest and most prestigious surfing event, The Rip Curl Pro.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Split Point Lighthouse, Federal St, Aireys Inlet, Victoria Australia

    Spot mobs of lazy kangaroos basking in the morning sun and pass through seaside towns before arriving at Split-Point Lighthouse for a morning tea with panoramic views on the cliff-top.

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Great Ocean Road Memorial Archway, Lorne, Victoria Australia

    Break for a photo at the Great Ocean Road Memorial Arch.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Teddy's Lookout, George Street, Lorne, Victoria Australia

    Take in the sweeping views of the Great Ocean Road.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Kennet River Koala Walk, Grey River Road, Kennett River, Victoria 3234 Australia

    Get up close to colourful native parrots and observe wild koalas dozing in gum trees.

    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: Apollo Bay Information Centre, 100 Great Ocean Rd, Apollo Bay VIC 3233, Australia

    Explore the coastal town of Apollo Bay and enjoy lunch overlooking the ocean.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Loch Ard Gorge, Great Ocean Road Port Campbell National Park, Port Campbell, Victoria Australia

    Venture on to Loch Ard Gorge – one of the most dramatically beautiful beaches in Australia – and discover tales of tragedy and heroism at the site where the Victorian-era clipper famously sunk in 1878.

    Duration: 40 minutes

    Stop At: Twelve Apostles, Great Ocean Road, Princetown, Victoria 3269 Australia

    The dramatic coastline of the Shipwreck Coast brings you to the highlight of the day – the rugged splendour of the Twelve Apostles. Stroll the cliff-edge boardwalk for the perfect vantage point to see these magnificent limestone stacks rise majestically from the Southern Ocean.

    Duration: 40 minutes

    Stop At: Microflite - Melbourne Heliport, 2A Spencer St, Melbourne VIC 3000, Australia

    After an invigorating day touring the Great Ocean Road from the land, board a private helicopter for a scenic 75-minute flight that follows the dramatic coastline from above, before a breathtaking landing on the Yarra River in the very heart of Melbourne.

    Duration: 1 hour 15 minutes
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered
    We pick-up from any Melbourne hotel or address

    Station Pier, Port Melbourne
    Departure Time
    8:30 AM
    Return Details
    Tour ends with drop-off at your hotel
    • Luxurious Mercedes Benz or Audi touring vehicles (Wi-Fi and power recharge enabled)
    • Private 75-minute helicopter flight (Twelve Apostles - Melbourne)
    • Gourmet lunch with beverages (Alcoholic & Non-Alcoholic beverages)
    • Professional local driver guide
    • Transfer (Melbourne helipad to Hotel)
    • National Park fees
    • Bottled Water & Travel Snacks
    • Entry/Admission - Split Point Lighthouse
    • Entry/Admission - Apollo Bay Information Centre
    • Entry/Admission - Loch Ard Gorge
    • Entry/Admission - Twelve Apostles
    • Entry/Admission - Microflite - Melbourne Heliport
    • Gratuities
    • Entry/Admission - Great Ocean Road Memorial Archway
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
    • Infant seats available
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • At time of booking, Cruise ship passengers must provide the following information at time of booking: ship name, docking time, disembarkation time and re-boarding time
    • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Cancellation Policy
    If you cancel at least 7 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee. If you cancel within 2 days of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
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    Reviewed March 8, 2018

    Well, we didn't have the helicopter ride, but we sure did have an amazing time. We did a 12-hour driving tour of the Great Ocean Road, and then the next day had a wine tasting tour in the Yarra Valley. Both days were sensational! Peter...More

    Date of experience: February 2018
    1  Thank Kinoshawk
    Reviewed January 19, 2018 via mobile

    We took 2 excursions with Stewart who is fantastic. First was a winery tour with a stop at the wildlife sanctuary. Some good wines, a special stop and Chandon for bubbly. A walk through the behind the scenes operation at Chandon along with a guided...More

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    StuartDobson, Owner at Acacia Luxury Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded January 22, 2018

    Thank-you very much for your kind review Newbs15kens. I am so pleased you all enjoyed your days of touring with Acacia. It was our pleasure to show you the Yarra Valley and the Great Ocean Road. I hope you all consider returning to our shores....More

    Reviewed December 5, 2017

    Great Ocean Road Tour Our group experienced a memorable tour - unforgettable! The Great Ocean Road is apparently one of the world’s great coastal road trips and it did not disappoint. Amazing scenery and wildlife experiences along the way made all the more special with...More

    Date of experience: November 2017
    Thank Russell D
    StuartDobson, Owner at Acacia Luxury Private Tours, responded to this reviewResponded December 9, 2017

    Hi Russell. It was great to receive your feedback. The Great Ocean Road is such a memorable journey. I am so pleased you chose Acacia to experience one of our favourite regions. Come back again some day. Stuart

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