Ocean and Island Escape

from £1950
excluding flights *
5 nights Jan-May, Sep-Dec
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Between Melbourne and Adelaide lies one of the world’s most spectacular drives, along the renowned Great Ocean Road. This escorted holiday allows you to sit back and enjoy the view before continuing to wildlife-rich Kangaroo Island.

What's Included

  • Accommodation in rooms with private bathroom
  • All breakfasts, 2 lunches, 4 dinners
  • Excursions as per itinerary
  • Services of a Tour Director and Driver Guide
  • 24 hour emergency assistance from our team during your holiday
  • No surcharge guarantee
  • Full financial protection

Full description

Exploring some of the highlights of South Australia and Victoria, this week long itinerary offers the chance to cover plenty of ground in the company of an expert Tour Director.

From Melbourne you will explore the many scenic highlights of the Great Ocean Road, before meeting some of Australia’s unique residents at the Tower Hill State Game Reserve. Here you will find endemic wildlife as well as enjoying a comprehensive introduction to the Aboriginal way of life.

Another draw to this region are the prolific wineries, and a chance to sample some of the local produce can’t be missed. An exclusive ‘Your are Invited’ experience provides the opportunity to taste marron (freshwater crayfish) accompanied by locally-made wine.

Your holiday ends with a two night stay on Kangaroo Island. Famed as the ‘Galapagos of the South’, the island boasts abundant wildlife and scenic splendour. Come face to face with sea lions and search for wallabies and ‘roos, before returning to Adelaide and your onward journey.

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Prices & Dates *

Airfares start from around £730 per person and are quoted separately to the holiday price. When enquiring, our Travel Specialists will provide the best fare possible from your preferred airline / airport.

From prices per person based on 2 sharing a room with private bathroom

Departure Duration Twin Price (pp)
20 Apr 2019 5 nights £1,950
11 May 2019 5 nights £1,950
07, 28 Sep 2019 5 nights £1,950
19 Oct 2019 5 nights £1,950
09, 30 Nov 2019 5 nights £1,950
14 Dec 2019 5 nights £1,950
11, 18 Jan 2020 5 nights £1,950
01, 15, 29 Feb 2020 5 nights £1,950
14, 28 Mar 2020 5 nights £1,950

What's Included

  • Accommodation in rooms with private bathroom
  • All breakfasts, 2 lunches, 4 dinners
  • All transportation by coach and ferry
  • Excursions as per itinerary
  • Services of a Tour Director and Driver Guide
  • 24 hour emergency assistance from our team during your holiday
  • No surcharge guarantee
  • Full financial protection »

Group Size:
Minimum group size: 24
Maximum group size: 50

Itinerary & Accommodation

Itinerary & Accommodation


Day 1: Melbourne - Warrnambool

Get set for one of the world’s great road trips – the Great Ocean Road. You’ll have plenty of photo opportunities along this gorgeous coastal road, including a stop at the iconic Twelve Apostles before arriving in Warrnambool.
Dinner included.

Day 2: Warrnambool - Naracoorte

Enjoy an Aboriginal guided walking tour around Tower Hill State Game Reserve and learn about the flora, wildlife, volcanic formations and local medicinal practices used at this dormant volcano. At Mt Gambia you will visit the mysterious Blue Lake before travelling to Brand’s Laira vineyard for a wine tasting. Afterwards continue to Naracoorte, your stop for the night.
Breakfast and dinner included

Day 3: Naracoorte - Kangaroo Island

After a morning at leisure you will stop for lunch at the seaside town of Victor Harbour before catching the ferry to Kangaroo Island. Kick off your island adventure with a visit to South Australia’s only boutique distillery to taste a selection of their handcrafted premium spirits.
Breakfast and dinner included.

Day 4: Kangaroo Island

Head to Flinders Chase National Park for some great photo opportunities at the Remarkable Rocks and Admiral’s Arch. You’ll also have the chance to spot koalas, wallabies and kangaroos. ‘You are Invited’ to Andermel Marron Farm for a food and wine experience that captures much that is very special about Kangaroo Island. Andermel will host you with a visit to the Marron (freshwater crayfish) ponds and tanks. Taste some of their own Two Wheeler Creek wine and farm-produced bush tucker before sampling the Marron with lunch. Later, join a guided tour at the Seal Bay Conservation Park and walk among a colony of sea lions.
Breakfast and lunch included.

Day 5: Kangaroo Island - Adelaide

Cruise by ferry back to Cape Jervis then on to Adelaide to join your Travel Director on an orientation tour of the glorious “City of Sails” before checking into your hotel. The rest of the afternoon is at leisure.
Breakfast included.

Day 6: Barossa Valley

This morning explore the quaint german settlement of Hahndorf and enjoy a wine tasting overlooking the vineyards before journeying north to the renowned wine-producing region of the Barossa Valley. Enjoy a delicious lunch and local wine tasting at The Company Kitchen, a local South Australian Company before travelling back to Adelaide through the Barossa’s rolling hills.
Breakfast, lunch and dinner included.


This morning after breakfast you will be transferred to Adelaide Airport for your onward flight.

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