7 days in Apollo Bay & Lorne Itinerary

7 days in Apollo Bay & Lorne Itinerary

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7 days in Apollo Bay & Lorne Itinerary

Start: Melbourne
Drive:  2​h 45​min
1
Apollo Bay
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h
2
Lorne
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h
End: Melbourne

3
nights
Apollo Bay

Apollo Bay ©
Apollo Bay is a coastal town in southwestern Victoria, Australia. Get in touch with nature at Port Campbell National Park and Great Ocean Walk. Explore Apollo Bay's surroundings by going to Otway Fly Treetop Adventures (in Weeaproinah), Twelve Apostles (in Princetown) and Loch Ard Gorge (in Port Campbell). The adventure continues: take a peaceful walk through Mait's Rest, get great views at Mariners Lookout, and don't miss a visit to Cape Otway Lightstation.

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Melbourne to Apollo Bay is an approximately 3-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) so you can drive to Lorne.

Things to do in Apollo Bay

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trips

Port Campbell, Otway Fly Treetop Adventures, Cape Otway Lightstation, Twelve Apostles
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Port Campbell National Park ©
Port Campbell National Park
Twelve Apostles ©
Twelve Apostles
Otway Fly Treetop Adventures ©
Otway Fly Treetop Adventures

3
nights
Lorne

Lorne ©
Lorne is a seaside town on Louttit Bay in Victoria, Australia. Step out of the city life by going to Eastern Beach Reserve and Lorne Beach. Get a sense of the local culture at Split Point Lighthouse and National Wool Museum. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Lorne: Geelong Gallery (in Geelong) and The Great Ocean Road (in Torquay). There's still lots to do: take an in-depth tour of Great Ocean Road Story.

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Drive from Apollo Bay to Lorne in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December, daily temperatures in Lorne can reach 29°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Lorne

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Geelong, The Great Ocean Road, Split Point Lighthouse
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Eastern Beach Reserve ©
Eastern Beach Reserve
The Great Ocean Road
The Great Ocean Road
Lorne Beach ©
Lorne Beach

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