Take one of the world's best drives to Melbourne
Set off on a short but sweet road trip from Adelaide to Melbourne and experience southern Australia's wild natural beauty. Drive through the Adelaide Hills, learn about First Nations history in the Grampians National Park (Gariwerd) and soak up the dramatic horizons rendered by the Twelve Apostles and Loch Ard Gorge. Be captivated by each twist of the Great Ocean Road's turn, spot wild koalas at Kennett River and stop by some famed surf locations before finishing up in mighty Melbourne.
What’s Australia without a road trip? Take to the regional highways and pass through charming towns between Adelaide and Melbourne, without having to worry about any of the details.
Be treated to some seriously epic views of the Twelve Apostles and Great Ocean Road along the way, stopping to spot native Australian wildlife like koalas, kangaroos and wallabies.
Learn about local First Nations histories and cultures in the Grampians National Park (Gariwerd) and how important a connection to the land is to indigenous communities.
This trip covers some serious distances in a minivan. Please read the itinerary for details on estimated drive times.
For more details on specific logistical information for this trip, see the Important Notes and Essential Trip Information sections located below the trip itinerary.
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There are currently no scheduled departures on our Great Ocean Road Adventure ex Adelaide trip. If you are interested in other trips in the region visit one of the links below.
1. This trip starts in Adelaide at approximately 7 am and finishes in central Melbourne at approximately 7 pm on Day 2. Onward travel must be booked the following day.
2. For Original twin-share style accommodation, see trip code PAAM-O.
3. This trip also runs in reverse as a three-day tour from Melbourne to Adelaide. see trip code PAMA-B.
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