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Great Ocean Road and
12 Apostle Guide and Tips

Welcome to Mark's Melbourne Private Tours

Your gateway to discovering the awe-inspiring beauty of the Great Ocean Road! Located a scenic drive away from Melbourne CBD, this iconic coastal route promises an unforgettable journey through rugged landscapes, pristine beaches, and remarkable natural formations. As your trusted tour provider, we are here to highlight the top five must-do experiences along the Great Ocean Road, showcasing its splendor while emphasizing the convenience and expertise our tours offer.

  1. Breathtaking Twelve Apostles (201 km from Melbourne CBD): Embark on a remarkable adventure to witness the majestic Twelve Apostles, the most iconic highlight of the Great Ocean Road. These limestone stacks rising dramatically from the Southern Ocean provide a breathtaking sight. Our tour ensures you’ll have ample time to explore the viewing platforms and capture the perfect photograph as the golden sunlight dances on the cliffs. Enjoy the luxury of hassle-free transportation, allowing you to fully immerse yourself in this awe-inspiring natural wonder.
  2. Enchanting Loch Ard Gorge (3 km from Twelve Apostles Visitor Centre): Just a short drive from the Twelve Apostles lies Loch Ard Gorge, a place steeped in history and natural beauty. Named after the shipwreck “Loch Ard,” this mesmerizing coastal formation boasts towering cliffs, tranquil blue waters, and a captivating story. With our expertly curated tours, you’ll hear the tales of survival and bravery while taking in the stunning views. We ensure a seamless journey from one attraction to another, maximizing your time to soak in the splendor of the Great Ocean Road.

3.Gibsons Steps (1 km from Twelve Apostles Visitor Centre ) A journey down the steps brings you out onto the stunning and dramatic cliffs of Gibsons Steps beach. Look up at the towering cliff face and gaze west back towards the Twelve Apostles. Feel the power and majesty of the ocean waves rolling in. When the surf is up, catch a glimpse of the intrepid surfers.

  1. The Spectacular stretch of The Great Ocean Road from Apollo Bay to Lorne. The Road continues to unveil its wonders and drama as it winds along this stunning coastal road showcasing the auzure waters of the ocean alongside you. We also made a stop to search for koalas in the forests in the area.
  2. Bells Beach. The Number 1 surf beach in Australia, home of the famous Rip Curl Pro Bells Beach World Surf League Championship Tour. Be captivated when watching the big waves roll in and be delighted as some gun surfers catch their waves in. b

Plus, there are plenty more hidden gems including Koalas, Kangaroos, and other local sites, that we can include in a tour package with us!

The Great Ocean Road beckons with its unparalleled beauty, and Mark’s Melbourne Private Tours is here to ensure you have an unforgettable experience. Our carefully curated itineraries allow you to immerse yourself in the wonders of the Twelve Apostles, Loch Ard Gorge, coast and forests, and many other beautiful sites. —all without the stress of planning and navigating. Let us be your guide on this remarkable journey