Visit the Coonawarra, see the Twelve Apostles, explore Melbourne and enjoy dinner on the Murray River on SeaLink’s new Great Ocean Road, Melbourne and Murray Highlights for seven nights, fully escorted tour departing 29 February 2016.
This fantastic tour is escorted by Shirley Tamm, who with over 35 years’ experience in the travel industry is a well-known travel identity and tour escort.
“Travel is a great passion of mine and I believe there is no better way to travel than on an escorted holiday. Your travel arrangements are taken care of and you can meet new friends while enjoying the safety and security of having your own tour escort. “Ms Tamm explains.
“I also pride myself on really looking after my guests. I’m with them all day every day and ensure they have a wonderful time.
With the success of my Kangaroo Island Escorted Holidays it’s very exciting for me that SeaLink are now introducing mainland tours, like this one. The itinerary is amazing and so much fun that I can’t wait to share these once in a lifetime experiences with my guests”. Ms Tamm continues.
The Great Ocean Road, Melbourne and Murray Highlights tour explores South Australia and Victoria and includes overnight stays in the cities of Mount Gambier, Warrnambool, Apollo Bay, Melbourne, Echuca, and Mildura.
The tour also visits exciting places including wine tasting in the Coonawarra, the historic Mary McKillop Centre in Penola, sightseeing in Mount Gambier including the Blue Lake, Umpherston Sinkhole and the Cave Gardens. We drive the famous Great Ocean Road stopping at London Bridge, Loch Arch Gorge and the Twelve Apostles and experience the sensation of being 30 metres above the forest floor at the Otway Tree Top Walk.
Guests can also explore the beautiful seaside towns of Port Fairy and Lorne, go on a sightseeing tour of Melbourne which includes the Melbourne Cricket Ground, Queen Victoria Market, Shrine of Remembrance and the Fitzroy Gardens. We also visit the Golden Dragon Museum in Bendigo, the historic Echuca Port, home to Australia’s largest fleet of paddle steamers, learn about the history Lake Boga played in WW2 at the Lake Boga Flying Boat Museum and a stop in Renmark to see one of the world’s largest rose gardens at Rushton’s Rose Garden and Car Museum.
While days are filled with adventure, nights are filled with delicious dinners including a dinner cruise on the ‘Pride of the Murray’ along the Murray River, dinner and a Shipwrecked Show at Flagstaff Hill Maritime Museum, a memorable two course meal aboard Melbourne’s historical Colonial Tramcar Restaurant and a special farewell lunch at Banrock Station.
The Great Ocean Road, Melbourne and Murray Highlights tour is priced from $1995 per person and departs Adelaide Central Bus Station on 29 February, 2016.
The tour includes seven night’s accommodation, breakfast and dinner daily, all activities, luxury air-conditioned coach travel and free Adelaide home or hotel pick up for interstaters or country visitors and drop off from metro areas to Adelaide Central Bus Station.
For further information and bookings visit: www.sealink.com.au/escorted-holidays/great-ocean-road/, call SeaLink’s Group Tour Consultant on 08 8202 8608 or contact your local travel agent.