Great Ocean Road - Itinerary
This five day itinerary showcases the Great Ocean Road’s incredible scenery and natural wonders staying at premium wilderness retreats and quality hotels. Feel the wind in your hair and breathe the fresh ocean air as you wind your way along the curves of one of the world’s greatest ocean drives.
Day 1: Morning
Travel to Torquay from Melbourne.
Torquay is Victoria’s surfing capital and a major holiday resort town, where the beach-based culture is at its strongest. Some of the biggest names in surfwear and accessories are headquartered here. The Surfworld Museum captures the spirit of the popular pursuit in words, pictures and hands-on displays.
Enjoy lunch at Torquay followed by free time to explore the surf wear shops.
Experience a surfing lesson with Go Ride a Wave.
Depart for Lorne and check into your accommodation at Mantra, Lorne.
The only beachfront property in Lorne, Mantra Lorne offers wonderful accommodation in one of Australia’s most sought after destinations. Built around the oldest guesthouse in Victoria, Mantra Lorne is now a part of the rich history of Lorne and the surrounding region.
For dinner, try Ba Ba Lu Bar and Restaurant, Lorne