2 Day Great Ocean Road Tour and Platypus paddle

Melbourne, Australia
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From USD 336.78

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Free cancellation
Up to 24 hours in advance.
  • 2 days (approx.)
  • Hotel pickup offered
  • Mobile ticket
  • Offered in: English


Soak up the miles without the self-drive stress on this overnight adventure that hits the Great Ocean Road highlights and the Otways with a sunrise platypus quest on Lake Elizabeth. Capture signature sights such as The Arch and The Twelve Apostles; spend the night in Forrest (all meals at your own expense); then admire the Otway Forest redwoods and stop at Hopetoun Falls. Numbers are capped at just seven travelers.
  • Action-packed tour of the Great Ocean Road and the Otways
  • Chance to spot wildlife including koalas, platypus and parrots
  • Start the day with a dawn forest hike and kayak trip in search of platypus
  • Intimate tour with maximum seven travelers: great way to meet new people

What's Included

  • 1 night accommodation
  • Platypus paddle tour
  • No meals or drinks included

Meeting And Pickup

You can head directly to the meeting point, or request pickup

Meeting point

  • St Pauls Cathedral/Flinders St
    Melbourne VIC 3000, Australia

    Please wait on step of main entry to church on Flinders Street. (This is on the corner of Swanston Street, Opposite Federation Square, and diagonally opposite Flinders street Station)

Pickup points

Select a pickup point

Start time

06:15 am

End point

This activity ends back at the meeting point.

Pickup details

We pickup from most accommodation in Melbourne city and St Kilda. We only drop off in Melbourne city. If coming from the suburbs our main pickup point is St Paul's cathedral, Finders Street.

What To Expect

Additional Info

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • If you are a solo traveller (1 person) contact us for availability.
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 7 travellers

Cancellation Policy

You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
  • Any changes made less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time will not be accepted.
  • Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time.
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund.
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Great experience.
Debra_D, Apr 2021
It was all great, tour guide, Walter from Around and About, the content and the accomodation. Highly recommend.
Response from Host, Apr 2021
Thanks for your review. Glad you enjoyed our Ultimate two great ocean road tour. Hope to see you in the future to experience some of our other tours. All the best Many thanks Around And About Team