8 days in Great Ocean Road & Halls Gap Itinerary

8 days in Great Ocean Road & Halls Gap Itinerary

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Torquay
— 1 night
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Apollo Bay
— 1 night
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Warrnambool
— 3 nights
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Halls Gap
— 2 nights

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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 8th (Sun): take a memorable drive along The Great Ocean Road. On the next day, enjoy the sea views from Split Point Lighthouse, don't miss a visit to Teddy's Lookout, then take in the dramatic scenery at Erskine Falls, and finally appreciate the history behind Bunyip Sculpture.

To see where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read Torquay trip itinerary maker.

Sydney to Torquay is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Sydney in November; daily highs in Torquay reach 25°C and lows reach 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) so you can go by car to Apollo Bay.

Things to do in Torquay

Outdoors · Scenic Drive · Nature · Parks

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Erskine Falls
4.5
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Landmark
Teddy's Lookout
4.7

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Apollo Bay

Apollo Bay ©
Apollo Bay is a coastal town in southwestern Victoria, Australia. On the 10th (Tue), explore the different attractions at Karmic Goat Soapworks, then don't miss a visit to Great Ocean Road, then hike along Great Ocean Walk, and finally take a peaceful walk through Mait's Rest.

Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to Apollo Bay fast, fun, and easy.

You can drive from Torquay to Apollo Bay in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Warrnambool.

Things to do in Apollo Bay

Outdoors · Trails · Parks · Nature
Highlights from your trip
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Hiking Trail
Great Ocean Walk
4.8
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Forest
Mait's Rest
4.6
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Scenic Drive
Great Ocean Road
4.9

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Warrnambool

Warrnambool ©
Warrnambool is a regional centre and former port city on the south-western coast of Victoria, Australia. Get out of town with these interesting Warrnambool side-trips: Port Campbell (Twelve Apostles, The Razorback, &more) and Griffiths Island (in Port Fairy). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the waterfront views at Bay of Islands, enjoy the sand and surf at Logan's Beach, and examine the collection at Flagstaff Hill Maritime Village.

To find reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Warrnambool holiday app.

Traveling by car from Apollo Bay to Warrnambool takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) early enough to drive to Halls Gap.

Things to do in Warrnambool

Parks · Nature · Beaches · Museums

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Twelve Apostles
4.6
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Water Body
Bay of Islands
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Lookout
Loch Ard Gorge
4.8

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Halls Gap

Halls Gap ©
Halls Gap serves as a home base for visiting Grampians National Park.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Sat): get great views at Reed Lookout, then see the sights as you ascend with a climbing tour, and then take in the dramatic scenery at MacKenzie Falls. On the 15th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: hike along Venus Baths Loop and then hike along The Pinnacle.

For where to stay, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read Halls Gap online road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Warrnambool to Halls Gap takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Sun) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Halls Gap

Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Tours

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
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Must see
The Pinnacle
4.9
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Climbing Tour
Climbing Tours
5.0
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Lookout
Reed Lookout
4.7

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