4days Discovery Melbourne PRICE RM1599 ground only DAY 1 : ARRIVE MELBOURNE Upon arrival, you will be welcomed by our representative and take your Airport Shuttle Coach to your hotel for check in. Overnight in Melbourne. Standard check in time 1400hrs. DAY 2 : HALF DAY MELBOURNE WILDLIFE ADVENTURE (Breakfast) After breakfast, […]
4days Discovery Melbourne
PRICE RM1599 ground only
DAY 1 : ARRIVE MELBOURNE
Upon arrival, you will be welcomed by our representative and take your Airport Shuttle Coach to your hotel for check in.
Overnight in Melbourne.
Standard check in time 1400hrs.
DAY 2 : HALF DAY MELBOURNE WILDLIFE ADVENTURE (Breakfast)
After breakfast, free for own leisure.
Then in the afternoon make you way to join your SIC Tour. Start the tour with panoramic views of Western Port and French Island. You will visit Churchill Island for afternoon tea (own expenses).
Enjoy your tour to Phillip Island, home to an astounding array of wildlife, including Australia’s largest fur seal colony, the Little Penguins and cuddly koalas. Enjoy getting close to koalas and kangaroos before joining the Little Penguins at dusk as they emerge from the surf and waddle to their burrows.
Visit Warrook Farm, a working cattle farm in the prosperous Gippsland region. Enjoy the opportunity to pat and feed kangaroos, wallabies and a host of farm animals. Encounter koalas in their natural habitat at the Koala Conservation Centre. Stroll along elevated boardwalks and spot koalas in the trees.
View spectacular coastal scenery at the Nobbies, two rocky outcrops abundant in marine life. From the walkways you may be able to catch a glimpse of Australia’s largest population of fur seals living along the rugged coastline. Browse through the educational Phillip Island Visitors Information Centre.
Learn about the little penguins and life on this stunning island. Watch the Little Penguins as they battle the surf and make their way to their dune burrows and learn of the environmental and conservation methods that are initiated to ensure the remarkable wildlife and vulnerable geology of Phillip Island remains protected. See the Little Penguins up close as they return to their nests to greet their young families and view the powerful southern coastline with its clean, sandy beaches and rocky shores.
Dinner stop will be made before or after Penguin Parade (own expenses). Return to hotel rest and relax.
NOTE: (Nobbies viewing is seasonal and dependant on daylight hours. Times vary seasonally. Please bring warm, waterproof clothing). DEP: 1.15PM & RET: 9.30PM (APR-SEP) 1130PM (OCT-MAR)
DAY 3 : FULL DAY MELBOURNE GREAT OCEAN ROAD ADVENTURE (Breakfast)
After breakfast, make your way to join SIC tour.
View the popular coastal townships of Torquay and Lorne – a surfers haven and retreat.
Pass by world famous Bells Beach, home to World Surfing Championships. See many fern filled gullies and river inlets on your journey.
Travel the length of the Great Ocean Road passing towering limestone cliffs,sweeping white beaches and stunning Forest scenery. Truly one of the world’s great scenic coastal drives.
Our lunch stop is at the foot of the Otway Ranges in the beautiful town of Apollo Bay (own expense) and with time allowed to explore the shops and the marina.
Witness a fabulous spectacle of massive natural erosion. Contrasts abound between rugged coast and verdant rainforest living side by side. See the amazing Twelve Apostles – limestone stacks rising dramatically from the Southern Ocean and visit the Information Centre. Walk along the boardwalk and enjoy the scenery from various viewing platforms.
See Loch Ard Gorge and be swept away by the romantic and tragic story of love and lives lost aboard the Loch Ard. Explore Port Campbell National Park. Discover the tragic history of over 50 ships wrecked along this rugged coastline.Continue beyond Port Campbell to the remnants of London Bridge. Don’t forget extra film as we embark on a number of great photo locations including Razorback and Island Arch.
See the spectacular night lights of Melbourne as you cross the West Gate Bridge.
Return to hotel rest and relax.
NOTE: DEP: 8.00AM & RET: 7.30PM
DAY 4 : FULL DAY SHOPPING – DEPARTURE (Breakfast)
After breakfast, free for own leisure.
Later, you will be transferred for your departure flight.
Standard check out time 1000hrs.