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Melbourne to Adelaide 3 Day Guided Tour From $895pp

Join an awesome adventure travelling through some of the best sights Victoria has to offer: The Great Ocean Road and Grampians National Park. See the remarkable sights and lookouts and spot all kinds of native wildlife on this 3 day Melbourne to Adelaide tour.

The National Heritage Listed Great Ocean Road will bring you epic sights such as the Twelve Apostles, Loch Ard Gorge, Apollo Bay, and other iconic beaches along the Shipwreck Coast. Enter Great Otway National Park, where you’ll get the chance to spot adorable wildlife in their natural habitat such as koala’s, kookaburras, kangaroos, and other animals native to Australia. In the Grampians National Park, full of vast rugged landscapes and breathtaking rock formations, visit Mackenzie Falls and Halls Gap, where you’ll stay the night in the middle of the mountains surrounded by epic wilderness. Discover the wonders of the volcanic formations at Tower Hill Conservation Reserve, enjoy guided scenic bush and rainforest walks, and learn all about the significant Aboriginal history of the land you’re travelling through. Finish your travels in sunny Adelaide, where more epic adventures await.

Short on time? Check out our awesome overnight Melbourne to Adelaide trip instead for a shortened but still epic tour.

  • Money Icon From $895 Per Person
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Melbourne to Adelaide Guided Tour Itinerary

Day 1: Melbourne to Warrnambool

Your 3 day adventure begins on the famous Great Ocean Road, the world’s most scenic coastal drive. Along the way, stop off at beautiful beaches with epic surf breaks and beautiful views. Stop to take a picture with the famous Great Ocean Road sign before going on a guided rainforest walk in the Great Otway National Park to spot koalas and other native animals in the wild. Next you’ll be able to stop off at the Twelve Apostles, incredible limestone lone cliffs stacked in the middle of the crashing waves. Discover the wonders and significant history along the Shipwreck coast before spending the night in Warrnambool.

Day 2: Warrnambool to Halls Gap

Begin the day visiting an ancient extinct volcano at Tower Hill Conservation Reserve. Steeped in rich Aboriginal history and an abundance of wildlife, you’ll be sure to enjoy the scenic views across the lakes and rainforests here. Hike up the Pinnacle Lookout, an iconic viewpoint in the Grampians National Park. Take in the incredible panoramic views of the vast mountain range, before finishing the day with a traditional Aussie BBQ in Halls Gap, where you’ll be spending the night.

Meal(s) Included: Breakfast, Dinner

Day 3: Halls Gap to Adelaide

Your last day begins with a bang as you hike to the base of Mackenzie Falls. Observe the thundering waterfall and its beautiful surroundings, before checking out Boroka Lookout and The Balconies, more iconic viewpoints where the mountainous landscape can be seen for miles. After an incredible few days exploring the stunning coastline and the exciting mountain ranges, you’ll pass the state border into South Australia and into Adelaide where your epic journey ends.

Meal(s) Included: Breakfast

Inclusions & Extras


  • One-way transfer from Melbourne to Adelaide
  • 2 Nights’ hostel dormitory accommodation – with shared facilities (Warrnambool, Halls Gap)
  • Includes: 2 x Breakfast, 1 x dinner
  • National Park entry fees
  • Guided walks (~6.5km total)
  • Australian wildlife sightings, in the wild!
  • Experienced driver guide
  • Air-conditioned small group travel
  • Comprehensive tour commentary
  • Select inner city pick up and drop off points


  • Any meals not indicated in the itinerary
  • Travel insurance recommended
  • Personal expenses

Tour Type & Availability

Tour Inclusions Price

Melbourne to Adelaide 3 Day Tour - Basic Dorm

Guided 3 day tour with Transport & Basic Dorm accommodation


Melbourne to Adelaide 3 Day Tour - Double/Twin Share

Guided 3 day tour with Transport & Double/Twin accommodation (2 pax minimum)


Melbourne to Adelaide 3 Day Tour - Private Single

Guided 3 day tour with Transport & Private Single accommodation


What to bring

  • 1 Litre water bottle
  • Overnight bag & small day pack
  • Any medications you usually take
  • Warm jacket
  • Thermals (advisable for the colder months)
  • Comfortable walking shoes with tread
  • Hat, sunscreen & sunglasses
  • Swimmers, towel & toiletries
  • Camp torch/headlamp
  • Camera

Pick Ups & Departures

Adina Apartments Hotel, 189 Queen St, Melbourne
Crown Towers, 8 Whiteman St, Queens Bridge St, Southbank, Melbourne
Grand Hyatt, Russell St, Melbourne
Immigration Museum, 400 Flinders St cnr Market St, Melbourne
Pegasus Apart Hotel, 206 ABeckett St, Melbourne
Space Hotel, 380 Russell St, Melbourne

Supplier Terms & Conditions

Autopia Terms & Conditions

Cancellation & Refund Policy: Refunds will be processed according to the following time frames.
Cancellations within 1 Day of the start date incur a 100.00% fee.
Between 1 Day and 3 Days incur a 50.00% fee.
Between 3 Days and 28 Days incur a 25.00% fee.


Frequently asked questions

Do I need to reconfirm my bookings?

All Autopia bookings must be reconfirmed 48 hours in advance by contacting your tour provider directly using the contact information listed on your tour voucher.

What should I do if my trip is cancelled due to bad weather?

You may either re-schedule directly with the supplier or you can email our support team on [email protected] and include your voucher number, name of product you booked, planned departure date and your contact details. Once you’ve emailed us, you can drop us a line at +61 2 5633 1149.

Do you book tours with flexible dates? If so, how long are they valid for?

Yes, we do have open dated/flexible tickets available. Most tour vouchers are valid for 12 months from date of purchase, however please be aware that you may be subject to supplier price fluctuations. All ticket validity is specified on the tour voucher. If you are unsure of the validity of your voucher, just ask one of our wonderful staff.

What do I do if I need help with an existing booking?

Some tours have extra costs and you should be aware that there may be added expenses. These expenses will differ for each service provider, but some of the more usual extras are: EMC tax, stinger suit hire, luggage storage, sleeping bag hire, linen hire, national park fee, food, insurance, accommodation, equipment hire, petrol levy, etc. We will alert you to extra costs to the extent reasonably practicable. However, you must also check with each individual service provider when you re-confirm your booking.

Do I need travel insurance?

We endorse the recommendation of the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade that all travellers take out travel insurance. If you already have travel insurance, please understand that it is your responsibility to ensure that your travel insurance covers you for all of the adventure style travel you have booked with us.

Do you offer payment plans?

Absolutely, we understand that paying off a big trip in one go isn’t always that easy. We offer flexible payment plans to suit all types of travellers with zero interest or fee’s (minimum $100AUD deposit required).

How do I know if my trip is BYO?

Most tour vouchers will specify if your trip is BYO however we recommend asking your tour provider if your trip is BYO when you reconfirm your booking 48 hours prior to departure.

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