Warrnambool Tours

Adventure and Outdoors Tours

Discover local secrets with Warrnambool Tours.

Relax in the air conditioned comfort of the spacious 12 seater Mercedes Bus and take in the spectacular views (coach option available for larger groups), the breathtaking beaches and coastline while discovering the history, local secrets and stories of this beautiful region.

Tours exploring the rugged coastline, Southern Right Whales, Middle Island (home of Little Penguins and Oddball), native wildlife at Tower Hill Reserve, Warrnambool Breakwater, 12 Apostles, London Bridge, Loch Ard Gorge, the rainforest of the Otways and a whole lot more.

Half day, full day and multiday tours available. Tours suitable for one to 57 guests.

Warrnambool Tours specializes in customizing tours for overseas guests attending Melbourne and regional conferences. Relax and take the Vline train to Warrnambool and let Warrnambool Tours take you exploring Warrnambool, The Great Ocean Road, 12 Apostles, Otway Rainforest or the Grampians.

Stay in Warrnambool and take day trips only an hour to the 12 Apostles and day trips to everywhere else.

Pick up available from Port Fairy, Warrnambool and Port Campbell, all tours (except 5:00pm Tours) are designed to connect with the outgoing evening Melbourne V/line Train.

Warrnambool Tours – Tour with a Local.

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The Warrnambool Wanderer Tour takes you to main attractions including the Botanical Gardens, Warrnambool Racecourse – home to The Grand Annual Steeplechase and famous May Race Carnival.

Crossing the Hopkins River, you will venture to Logan’s Beach Southern Right Whale Nursery for some whale watching (June to September) or beach viewing. Another highlight of the Warrnambool Wanderer Tour includes a visit to Gutsy the Wombat who has had a whopping 50 million views on Facebook.

The tour stops at the historical Fletcher Jones Gardens, explore the vintage markets or just take in your surroundings.

The next stop is Thunder Point where you can undertake a short coastal walk. View Middle Island from the boardwalk looking through binoculars see the nesting boxes of the little penguins, ‘is that a penguin?’ Hear the touching story of Oddball, a Maremma Dog that gained international fame by guarding the resident penguin colony you may even spot them relaxing before they start their evening work.

Finally, explore the Warrnambool Breakwater Precinct before returning to the Visitor Centre.

Ideal for group or individual travellers and can be combined with the Port Fairy and Tower Hill Wildlife Tour to provide a full day of touring.

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The Great Ocean Road travelling to the seaside city of Warrnambool on a small luxury tour with your friendly local guide departing Geelong. This is a three day/two night tour.

The journey begins as your local guide entertains you with local stories and history as you wind your way down the breath taking Great Ocean Road. Stopping along the way you will discover it’s past and experience it’s today. Sample the seafood at the local fishing towns. As you hug the cliffs check out the surfers taking on the Southern Ocean.

Soar the skies with 12 Apostles helicopter flight capturing the 12 Apostles from above. Capture the treachery of Australia’s rich maritime history on the Shipwreck Coast, see it all come to life projected onto a nine metre water wall at ‘Tales of the Shipwreck Coast at Flagstaff Hill Maritime Village. Experience rich dairy farming pastures and tantalize your tastebuds with local produce. Your journey ends in Warrnambool. Go on stay another day explore more of this beautiful region, relax at The Deep Blue Hot Spring Sanctuary or jump on one of our local tours before catching the train at Warrnambool to return to Geelong or Melbourne .

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Sit back in luxury and relax with Warrnambool Tours as you discover the spectacular coastline that is beyond famous 12 Apostles.

Australia’s Shipwreck Coast forms a part of the stunning Great Ocean Road, which extends along the South West Victorian Coastline. It is truly Mother Nature at her best – with spectacular waves, rugged cliffs and rock formations. But it’s the rich history that makes the Shipwreck Coast such a fascinating place.

Drive through the countryside past dairy farms while you make your way via the popular coastal town of Port Campbell to the iconic London Bridge, the Grotto, Bay of Martyrs, Bay of Islands and one of the Great Ocean Roads best kept secrets Childers Cove, stay away from the crowds but not the spectacular coastline.

Here you can walk to the Cove where you are surrounded by limestone cliffs, walk along the beach and marvel at the beauty of the location. Return back to Warrnambool in time to enjoy the local eateries, a spot of shopping or explore Warrnambool’s Street Art Trail.

This tour offers one way travel (tour shuttle) between Port Campbell and Warrnambool which is ideal for Great Ocean Walk participants wanting to continue further.

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Sit back in luxury in the spacious Mercedes Sprinter and let Warrnambool Tours take the stress out of trying to navigate to the famous and very popular 12 Apostles.

Warrnambool Tours’ Twelve Apostles and Loch Ard Gorge Tour combines the best elements of the rural countryside and the rugged coast on the way to the spectacular Twelve Apostles. Tick this off your bucket list.

The Loch Ard Gorge. Be in awe as you take in your surrounds – towering limestone structures and aqua blue waters that make it impossible to resist walking along the beach where the two surviving passengers were washed ashore in 1878 or taking photos of this stunning location.

After spending time at Loch Ard Gorge make your way to the popular coastal town of Port Campbell, where you can purchase the best local fish and chips before returning to Warrnambool.

This tour offers one way travel (shuttle) between Warrnambool and Port Campbell which is ideal for train travellers.

Tour is suitable for individual or group travellers call for group prices. The 12 Apostle Tour can be combined with the Warrnambool Wanderer Tour or the Tower Hill wildlife Tour to provide a full day of touring.

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See the spectacular Coastline from the 12 Apostles along the Great Ocean Road all the way to Warrnambool taking you to some secluded spots that other buses cannot access.

Tour leaves from Warrnambool at 9:00am with pick ups at Port Fairy, Port Campbell and Princetown (by arrangement and returns you to Warrnambool dropping you at your accommodation or the Warrnambool Railway Station in time for the evening train back to Melbourne.

If you have done the Great Ocean Walk and want to continue or if you want a full day exploring the Coast this Tour is for you.

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When Fiona Van Kempen owner of Warrnambool Tours had her first business Smoko Express, she spent every weekend of the whale season at Logans Beach with her food van. Over those years Fiona made friends with many whale enthusiasts.

Let Fiona share with you the knowledge from these experts and the many stories of the remarkable actions of the Southern Right Whales she has encountered in that time. Get on board Warrnambool Tours Whale Express and spend an hour whale spotting with the advantage of supplied binoculars keep an eye out dolphins and seals who also share the waves. Do not miss out, call Fiona to secure your seat – maximum 11 seats per trip.

Although whale sightings are likely, they cannot be guaranteed. On this tour you will be viewing these beautiful creatures in their natural habitat and there are days when they are not feeling social (especially before bearing their calf) if this happens please take in the natural beauty of this spectacular coastline.

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Everyone loves Port Fairy and yes, this tour visits the historical fishing town so you can experience for yourself the charm that captures it’s visitors.

On to the quaint Irish township of Koroit. Full of Irish heritage which is well known for its potato crops grown in the rich volcanic soil and of course the famous Mickey Bourke’s Hotel.

The views coming into Tower Hill provide spectacular photo opportunities. See if you can spot the lost Mahogany ship on the horizon.

Tower Hill is a thriving nature reserve located in the crater of a dormant volcano. Emus, koalas, kangaroos and wallabies and ample bird life call Tower Hill home. You may wish to explore the various short bush walks or chill out and have a coffee while observing some native wildlife and learn about the local Indigenous culture at the Worn Gundidj Visitor Centre.

Returning back to Warrnambool in time for a spot of shopping in the CBD or maybe explore the amazing Street Art Warrnambool has to offer.

Ideal for group or individual travellers, can be combined with the Warrnambool Wanderer Tour to provide a full day of touring.

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The Great Ocean Road Shipwreck Coast Tour & The Deep Blue Hot Springs Sanctuary Package.

Wreck & Relax – a day of adventure and pampering.

Enjoy the morning exploring the western end of the rugged Great Ocean Road Coastline as you hear stories of the spectacular Shipwreck Coast. This fully guided tour will take you for short walks and let you encounter the local favourites ensuring you do not miss out on any hidden gems. Travelling in small group style in a high roof Mercedes 12 seater, it’s all about the comfort and the exceptional views.

On returning to Warrnambool the pampering begins. Enjoy the sanctuary of The Deep Blue Hot Springs. Relax, rejuvenate and replenish immersing yourself in the sanctuary enjoying the experience of the many hot mineral pools. Geothermal pools, aromatherapy pool, colour therapy, rainforest caves and don’t forget the heated foot spa pool after your adventurous morning. The perfect end to a perfect day.

Salt Room Therapy at the Deep Blue Hot Springs Sanctuary is also available.

Shipwreck Coast Tour does not include the 12 Apostle, the 12 Apostles Tour can be included in this package upon request.

The Great Ocean Road Walk transfer to Warrnambool.

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Experience Greatopia.

Join an intimate small group travelling in Mercedes luxury as you travel east from Warrnambool along the Great Ocean Road. Encounter dairy country and hidden country pub tales as you make your way to the grandeur of Greatopia, the 12 Apostles and Shipwreck Coast. Then it’s all aboard your luxury helicopter for a 25 minute scenic flight over nine dramatic landmarks with 12 Apostles Helicopters. Then it’s off for a delicious lunch at Timboon’s famous, award-winning Whisky Distillery. Travelling back to the Great Ocean Road, head west, stopping along the way to view and discover even more spectacular, hidden coastal treasures, limestone sea stacks and the great Southern Ocean. It doesn’t stop there, on your return to Warrnambool you’ll have time to refresh at your hotel enjoying delicious local cheeses before heading to Flagstaff Hill Maritime Village where you’ll have tickets to Tales of the Shipwreck Coast. This magnificent Sound and Light show brings alive the character, drama and greatness of the Great Ocean Road’s Shipwreck Coast including the most famous shipwreck that occurred at the Loch Ard Gorge, one of the many spectacular sites you will have visited earlier in the day.

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The Great Ocean Road, Great Southern Touring Route, and The Grampians National Park all in one tour departing Geelong. This is a five day/four night adventure packed tour.

Yes, it’s got it all: Pastoral Lands, Southern Ocean, Mariners, Mountains, Wildlife and Indigenous Culture. Sit back and be indulged by the breathtaking Great Ocean Road coastline, local fishing villages and your scenic 12 Apostles Helicopter flight. Discover the history and drama of the mighty Shipwreck Coast and see it all come to life as night falls projected onto a nine metre water wall at ‘Tales of the Shipwreck Coast Sound and Light Show.

Sample local dairy produce in Western Victoria, the traditional Indigenous foods at world heritage listed Budj Bim National Park and see fur seals playing in their natural habitat. Be surrounded by mountain panoramas, native wildlife, waterfalls and natural beauty of the spectacular Grampians National Park. You will be sure to find something pleasing sampling wines at the award winning Grampians Estate.

Experience all this with your local tour guide in your luxury vehicle with four star accommodation.

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The Great Ocean Road, the beautiful coastal city of Warrnambool, The Grampians National Park all in one Tour departing Geelong, Victoria, Australia.

This is a four day/three night adventure. As you wind your way down the Great Ocean Road coastline, indulge yourself as you look across the mighty Southern Ocean. It’s breath taking! Your local guide will tempt your spirit of adventure to discover and explore. Tantalize your tastebuds with local produce seafood, cheese and whiskey. Soar the skies in your 12 Apostles helicopter flight.

Experience the history, stories and drama of the Shipwreck Coast mariners projected onto a nine metre water wall at ‘Tales of the Shipwreck Coast Sound andLight Show’ at Flagstaff Hill in Warrnambool.

Be surrounded by mountain panoramas, native wildlife, waterfalls, and natural beauty at the Grampians National Park. You will be sure to find something pleasing sampling wines at the award winning Grampians Estate.

A ‘must do’ lunch at the Elephant Bridge Hotel in Darlington, famous for its paddock to plate meals and blue stone heritage.

Experience all this with your local tour guide in your luxury vehicle with four star accommodation.

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This is a full day tour with a early morning stop at the 12 Apostles and the Loch Ard Gorge with plenty of time to take in this spectacular wonder before the crowds arrive. Driving though the lush country side where our friendly local guide shares stories of the area. Enjoy lunch at Lavers Hill (own expense) where you can purchase a bag of seed to feed the wide variety of birdlife living in the area.

The Otways National Park is a magical drive where all you have to do is sit back relax and taking in the surroundings. The Otway Tree Top Walk allows you to walk among the aged trees of the rainforest. This 600 meter walk is 25 meters above the ground, the views are breathtaking. Also available if you are a bit more adventurous is the zip line (at own expense and must be booked).

We travel back to Warrnambool via the famous Great Ocean Road, returning in time for the Vline train departure to Melbourne.

This tour is suitable for individual and group travellers.

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