Day By Day Itinerary
DAY 01: MELBOURNE
Arrive Melbourne Airport meet with our representative and transfer to Hotel. Rest of the time is free at your own. Overnight at Hotel.
DAY 02: HALF DAY MELBOURNE CITY TOUR WITH YARRA RIVER CRUISE AND EUREKA TOWER
Pick up from your hotel for your morning tour of Melbourne city, with Yarra River Cruise. See Melbourne's landmarks including Princess and Regent Theaters and the St. Pauls Cathedral. Also see the Royal Exhibition Buildings, Federation Square, and walk around Melbourne's Royal Botanic Gardens. View the Fitzroy Gardens and see Captain Cook's Cottage (entry at own expenses). See the energetic Queen Victoria Market and Albert Park, home to the Australian Grand Prix. Visit the Shrine of Remembrance and see the Southbank waterfront area, at that point cross the Bolte Bridge for extraordinary city views. On the finish of your coach tour enjoy a relaxing one-hour Yarra river cruise and take in the sights of Melbourne from the lovely Yarra River. Journey past beautiful gardens, parklands, and a portion of the popular sporting arenas. After the Yarra river cruise makes your way toward Eureka Tower. Within 40 seconds you will reach Level 88 in the quickest lifts in the Southern Hemisphere and be astounded by the marvelous views of Melbourne from the floor to ceiling windows. The rest of the time is free on your own. Overnight at Hotel.
DAY 03: FULL DAY GREAT OCEAN ROAD EXPERIENCE WITH LUNCH
Enjoy one of the world's most fabulous coastal drives! Leaving Melbourne, we travel along the surf coast highway halting to have morning tea at some of Australia's lovely and beautiful southern seashores. Bend and wind along the spectacular Great Ocean Road benefiting as much as possible from each photo opportunity. Travel towards Apollo Bay for lunch (included), with time to chill by the grand Southern Ocean. After lunch stretch the legs while exploring an old rainforest, and appreciate some of the world's tallest trees in the Otway National Park. Travel through moving slopes toward Port Campbell National Park and the amazing 12 Apostles. Find out about the unfortunate stories of the shipwreck coast and view striking rock formation at Loch Ard Gorge. Look at the fallen London Bridge or Gibson Steps and visit the curious fishing village of Port Campbell. Think about an activity pressed day loaded with nature strolls, wildlife, surf seashores, staggering rock formation, and breathtaking seaside views while returning towards Melbourne. Overnight at Hotel.
DAY 04: PENGUIN PARADE & KOALA HIGHLIGHTS WITH LOCAL LUNCH AND AFTERNOON TEA
Begin the day by heading out of Melbourne to start the day at a Wildlife Park to meet some furry Australian favorites. See koalas, hand-feed the kangaroos, and get very close with other local Australian wildlife. Travel over the bridge and onto Phillip Island, known for its sandy seashores, natural beauty, unique wildlife, and rugged cliffs. Experience home to a colony of around 32,000 little penguins. Look at the goliath surf at Woolamai Beach and take time to appreciate a quiet seaside walk. Head to the new marine center at the Nobbies to see the awesome rocky coast, home to a colony of Australian fur seals. Invest significant time to drench yourself in the intelligent WWF Antarctic Journey, experience this cutting-edge fun, an instructive and virtual universe of revelation, situated underneath the Nobbies Center. Visit Panny's Chocolate Shop for the chance to test some delicious chocolate treats. View the award-winning penguin parade from the visitor center and as the sun blurs, witness the world's littles penguins rise up out of the ocean and waddle aground. It's really a mystical and extraordinary experience. Overnight at hotel.
DAY 05: DEPARTURE
Check Out from Hotel and time is free till transfer to Melbourne Airport for your onward flight