8D6N MELBOURNE,GREAT OCEAN ROAD & PHILLIP ISLAND

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Sales period: 01 Oct 2016 - 31 Mar 2017
Travel period: 01 Oct 2016 - 31 Mar 2017

fr. SGD 1688

Highlights

  • “Shipwrecked” sound and laser show at Flagstaff Hill Maritime Village
  • Phillip Island Nature Parks 3 Parks Pass Plus
  • Rayners Orchard tractor fruit tasting tour
  • Aussie BBQ dinner in Queensclift

Package inclusion:

  • Return economy airfare 
  • 1-way ferry transfer from Queenscliff to Sorrento
  • 1 night accommodation in Ballarat
  • 1 night accommodation in Warrnambool
  • 1 night accommodation in Queenscliff
  • 1 night accommodation in Mornington Peninsula
  • 1 night accommodation in Phillip Island
  • 1 night accommodation in Melbourne
  • 6 days Hertz car rental (1.8-litre) with NeverLost GPS
Depart Singapore Changi Airport for your flight to Melbourne.
(Drive Time: 2 hrs)

Upon arrival, collect your car from the airport and drive towards Ballarat. Experience the recreation of the goldrush days at Sovereign Hill and Gold Museum or visit Eureka Stockade to explore the story of the Eureka Rebellion. Accommodation: Comfort Inn and Suites City Views or similar
(Drive Time: 3 hrs)

This morning, visit Ballarat Wildlife Park where you will see a range of native Australian animals including wombats, koalas and kangaroos. Then, take a leisure drive towards Warrnambool, a major regional city where you can walk or cycle along the promenade or take in the ocean views from a cafe. Warrnambool is also famous as a whale nursery with southern right whales coming to Logans Beach each winter to give birth to their calves. Upon arrival, watch the "Shipwrecked" sound and laser show at Flagstaff Hill Maritime Village.
Accommodation: Quality Suites Deep Blue Hotel and spa or similar
(Drive Time: 4 hrs)

Depart Warrnambool along the Great Ocean Road to Peterborough. Visit magnificent coastal features, including Bay of Islands and Bay of Martyrs. After morning tea in Port Campbell, visit Loch Ard Gorge, the site of the most famous shipwreck along the coast and the renowned 12 Apostles, a series of offshore rock stacks. Continue through Otway rainforest and hinterland to Apollo Bay, a busy coastal township nestled between Otway Hills and the ocean. Depart Apollo Bay and continue the spectacular coastal journey along the Great Ocean Road to Queenscliff.
(Drive Time: 3.5 hrs + Ferry Time: 40 mins)

This morning, onboard a vehicle ferry to Sorrento. Experience the beauty of Port Phillip as the ferries glide past spectacular coastal scenery, big ships and maybe a dolphin or two. Thereafter, you may stop at Sunny Ridge Strawberry Farm to pick strawberries in season. Spend the night in Mornington Peninsula. 
(Drive Time: 2 hrs)

This morning, visit Peninsula Hot Springs. Take a soak in its public pools or private baths filled with water from the thermal mineral springs. Challenge yourself at Ashcombe Maze and Lavender Gardens, Australia’s oldest and largest hedge maze or admire the exquisite rose maze in bloom. Later, drive towards Phillip Island and join Wildlife Coast Cruises to Seal Rocks, home to Australia is largest fur seal colony. This evening, visit Phillip Island Nature Parks. Your 3 Parks Pass provides admission to Penguin Parade, Koala Conservation Centre and Churchill Island Heritage Farm. Accommodation: Ramada Resort Phillip Island or similar
(Drive Time: 1.5 hrs)

You may visit Rhyll Trout and Bush Tucker Farm to fi sh for trout at its Trophy Lake before bidding farewell to Phillip Island. Spend the rest of the day exploring the sights and sounds of Melbourne city. Accommodation: The Swanston Hotel Grand Mercure or similar
If time permits, you can do some last-minute shopping before you return your car at the airport and take your flight home.
The above itinerary is a suggested self-drive programme only. Refer to inclusion list on top for actual inclusions.
NOTE: Prices exclude airport taxes & surcharges. All hotel & seats reservations are subject to availability. Any increase in room rates arising from the events and conventions shall be borne by customers.