For your next vacation why not plan to do a driving holiday along the Great Ocean Road where you will see natural wonders, pristine beaches, rainforests, wineries and more. The Great Ocean Road is a 232km stretch of road along the south east coastline of Victoria and includes a number of interesting places to see. Whether you wish to enjoy a holiday of complete relaxation, a holiday away with the kids, touring with a group of friends, backpacking your way around or a honeymoon with your loved one, the Great Ocean Road is the ideal location.
Your holiday along the Great Ocean road will be one to remember as you enjoy the endless array of attractions and activities that this number one holiday destination offers throughout the year. Visit coastal communities such as Lorne and Queenscliff, enjoy shopping or treat yourself to some find food and wines along the way. There are over 52 wineries for you to stop in at where you can taste test award winning wines, book into luxury bed and breakfasts for the night and dining in al fresco vineyard restaurants that will have you coming back for more. Stop in at Geelong where you can walk the picturesque foreshore parklands, see the famous bollards that dot the beaches, enjoy the city spoils and range of other attractions.
From the Otway Ranges with its ancient rainforests, cascading waterfalls and tree top walks to the rugged coastal walks, secluded bays and inlets to the endless amount of water activities and sports, you can spend as much time enjoy the many outdoor activities available along the Great Ocean Road. From surfing to fishing, snorkelling to diving upon sunken shipwrecks the ocean waters the fringe the coastline of the Great Ocean Road are teaming with things to see and do. Go whale watching for the day, see blow holes, volcanic craters, sinkholes and the famous Twelve Apostles. Surf at Bells Beach or discover a rich history and maritime heritage that is still present in many of the coastal communities and towns. Browse through museums and restored buildings that tell the stories of the past or enjoy a leisurely activity such as a game of golf, a day of pampering in a day spa, horse riding through the countryside or setting out on one of the many luxury coach tours that will let you experience a number of attractions. There is a tour to suit everyone, no matter how much time you have up your sleeve, so if you would like someone else to do all of the driving for you this is a great way to go.
The accommodation along the Great Ocean Road is endless with every possible type of accommodation being able to be booked. From budget right through to luxury accommodation you can spend as little or as much on your holiday accommodation that can range from caravan parks, cabins, bed and breakfasts, self contained apartments, family oriented resorts, ocean view penthouses, luxury hotels, budget chain motels and holiday houses. You can plan the perfect trip away, whatever the occasion! Find the ideal place to stay at with the right price tag and come and discover the highlights and famous attractions that draw thousands of people to the Great Ocean Road each year and have a holiday that you will never forget.