5 Things to see and do on the way to the 12 Apostles

As Australia’s most treasured coastal route, the 12 apostles on the Great Ocean Road is a must see on everyone’s bucket list.  Onwards towards Port Campbell National Park, situates world famous rock formations including the 12 apostles, Loch Ard Gorge and the collapsed London Bridge. With Go West’s Great Ocean Road Tour, it’s possible to visit these sensational, natural formations and do so much more!

The Great Otway National Park

The Great Otway National Park’s natural, cool temperate rainforest makes it the perfect condition for a leisurely stroll. This park is remnant from the bygone era of when Dinosaurs used to roam these same forests. It is known to have some of the tallest trees in the world, adding to the intricate beauty of this ancient forest.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Apollo bay

A short drive down is the beautiful seaside town of Apollo bay, located just at the foothills of the Otway.  This delightful town is the perfect stop to savour some of the local produce and fresh seafood. Discover the antique shops, visit the marina or head down to the bay for a dip.

 Rainforest Gullies

Explore in amongst the towering eucalyptus trees and experience the tranquil beauty of the Rainforest Gullies. Our Great Ocean Road guided tours provide insider knowledge on the history and culture of these famous locations.

Australian Native Animals

On the way to the 12 Apostles get up close and personal to some of our famous native animals. From Koalas in the wild to colourful local Parrots, the great ocean road has an abundance of Australian wildlife!

The 12 Apostles and Loch Ard Gorge 

And lastly, but of course not least your tour will wind down with a trip to Port Campbell National Park, home of the famous rock formations. Here you be awestruck at these sensational natural beauties; the 12 Apostles and Loch Ard Gorge. The 12 Apostles are magnificent rock stacks that sit perfectly on the Southern Ocean. Their dramatic presence on these Coastlines makes for amazing sunset views. It’s the perfect place to recap on your trip with stunning views and great company.


If you’re an avid nature lover, this tour is tailor made for you to explore, see and discover the Great Ocean Road! Find out more about Go West tours today on 9485 5290.