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Great Ocean Road and Kangaroo Island

7 Days 1 Country 7 Cities

Combine the natural splendour of Victoria's Twelve Apostles and South Australia's Kangaroo Island with the award-winning food and wine scene of Adelaide Hills, the celebrated Barossa and Coonawarra wine regions.

 

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    • This trip is operated in conjunction with our sister company and South Pacific Specialists - AAT Kings.
    • As this holiday departs at 7.30am from Vibe Savoy Melbourne, accommodation will need to be pre-booked for the previous night.
    • During your stay in Warrnambool, walk out to the headland around breakfast time and you'll see the Fairy Penguins head out to sea for their day's feeding. They call home Middle Island, a small, ruggedly beautiful land mass, 75 metres from the shoreline. Please ask for best seasonal time. Travel Director - Delma Coulson
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    • Twin-share option not available for trips to South America, Costa Rica, Mexico, Alaska, Hawaii, South Africa, Kenya & Tanzania, Botswana, Zambia or for any holiday & cruise combination, or in Asia and Eastern Mediterranean except Highlights of Turkey (without cruise) & Best of Turkey. It's also not available on Small Group trips.  Guided Vacations included in this restriction are Newfoundland and Labrador (DNLA) as well as Panama, the Canal & Beyond (LPAN).  
    • For trips that are part of our Guaranteed Room Share, please note that there is a no smoking policy in all shared rooms. Solo travel is not accepted on guided Family Experiences holidays unless travelling as part of a family group. 

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    Adelaide, Australia

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      Please read our Trip Notes before booking

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      • This trip is operated in conjunction with our sister company and South Pacific Specialists - AAT Kings.
      • As this holiday departs at 7.30am from Vibe Savoy Melbourne, accommodation will need to be pre-booked for the previous night.
      • During your stay in Warrnambool, walk out to the headland around breakfast time and you'll see the Fairy Penguins head out to sea for their day's feeding. They call home Middle Island, a small, ruggedly beautiful land mass, 75 metres from the shoreline. Please ask for best seasonal time. Travel Director - Delma Coulson
      • Trip prices are per person, land only, based on double occupancy and reflect applicable discount. Discounts are subject to availability and may be withdrawn at any time without notice.
      • Trip prices are correct at the time of the products going live, however are subject to confirmation at the time of booking. All trip information is correct at time of trips going live, however are subject to change - please confirm all details at time of booking.
      • For full terms and conditions, please refer to our Website Terms of Use page.
      • Twin-share option not available for trips to South America, Costa Rica, Mexico, Alaska, Hawaii, South Africa, Kenya & Tanzania, Botswana, Zambia or for any holiday & cruise combination, or in Asia and Eastern Mediterranean except Highlights of Turkey (without cruise) & Best of Turkey. It's also not available on Small Group trips.  Guided Vacations included in this restriction are Newfoundland and Labrador (DNLA) as well as Panama, the Canal & Beyond (LPAN).  
      • For trips that are part of our Guaranteed Room Share, please note that there is a no smoking policy in all shared rooms. Solo travel is not accepted on guided Family Experiences holidays unless travelling as part of a family group. 

      About this trip

      Combine the natural splendour of Victoria's Twelve Apostles and South Australia's Kangaroo Island with the award-winning food and wine scene of Adelaide Hills, the celebrated Barossa and Coonawarra wine regions.


      Trip type: Country Explorer i

      Trip code: EMKA

      6 Nights

      accommodation

      12 Meals
      • 6 hot buffets breakfasts

      • 2 lunches

      • 4 dinners

      On-trip Transport

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      Highlights

      What's Included

      Sightseeing Highlights

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        • CITY TOUR in Adelaide

        • SEE spectacular coastal scenery along the Great Ocean Road, the vineyards of the rolling Adelaide Hills

        • VIEW the Birds of Prey Show, sea lions on the beach, the Remarkable Rocks and Admirals Arch on Kangaroo Island

        • VISIT Tower Hill State Reserve in Victoria, Seal Bay Conservation Park on Kangaroo Island and wineries in South Australia


      What's Included

      Dining

        • 6 hot buffets breakfasts

        • 2 lunches

        • 4 dinners


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      Travel Highlights

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        • Luxury air-conditioned coach with WiFi in most regions or alternative transportation (such as rail journeys)

        • Cherry-picked hotels, all tried and trusted

        • Hand-picked Insider Experiences

        • Optional Experiences and free time

        • Porterage, local tips and charges

        • Must-see sightseeing and surprise extras

        • An expert Travel Director and separate Driver, Driver Guide only on Mini-Stays

        • All hotel charges and local taxes

        • Airport transfers on the first and last day of your guided holiday

        • VIP entry to many sights


        Airport Transfers

      • Specific transfer information can be found on the airport transfers page


       

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      Your Itinerary

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      Day 1

      Melbourne - Warrnambool

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      Warrnambool - Naracoorte

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      Day 3

      Naracoorte - Kangaroo Island (2 Nights)

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      Kangaroo Island Sightseeing

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      Kangaroo Island - Adelaide (2 Nights)

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      The Barossa

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      Depart Adelaide

      Day 1

      Melbourne - Warrnambool Day 1 - Melbourne - Warrnambool

      Buckle up for an epic coastal road trip filled with pinch-me moments. Your journey along the scenic Great Ocean Road will include a stop in Lorne and Apollo Bay. Visit the Twelve Apostles, Loch Ard Gorge and London Bridge before arriving in Warrnambool, the whaling capital. At the end of this highlight day, join your Travel Director and fellow travellers for a Welcome Reception and dinner.

      Hotel

      Quality Suites Deep Blue

      Meals

      • Welcome Reception
      • Dinner with wine

      Hotel

      Quality Suites Deep Blue

      Meals

      • Welcome Reception
      • Dinner with wine

      Day 1

      Day 2

      Warrnambool - Naracoorte Day 2 - Warrnambool - Naracoorte

      'Dive into Culture' at Worn Gundidj in Tower Hill State Reserve where you will gain insights into the local flora, volcanic formations and medicinal practices from an Aboriginal perspective, before crossing the South Australia border to Mt. Gambier to view the Blue Lake. Your next stop is the celebrated wine-making region of Coonawarra, where you'll join a 'Local Specialist' for a tasting at a local winery. Continue your journey to the Naracoorte Caves, where you'll be taken on a guided tour through Alexandra Cave with a 'Local Specialist'.

      Hotel

      William MacIntosh Motor Lodge

      Meals

      • Buffet Breakfast
      • Dinner with wine

      Hotel

      William MacIntosh Motor Lodge

      Meals

      • Buffet Breakfast
      • Dinner with wine

      Day 2

      Day 3

      Naracoorte - Kangaroo Island (2 Nights) Day 3 - Naracoorte - Kangaroo Island (2 Nights)

      Ease into the laidback lifestyle encouraged by the locals of South Australia's Fleurieu Peninsula and visit Victor Harbor at lunchtime. This afternoon, board your ferry at Cape Jervis and cross to Kangaroo Island. Later, you'll join a 'Local Specialist' at South Australia's only boutique distillery to taste a selection of their handcrafted premium spirits. Dinner tonight is at your hotel in Kingscote, South Australia's oldest European settlement.

      Hotel

      Aurora Ozone

      Meals

      • Buffet Breakfast
      • Dinner with wine

      Hotel

      Aurora Ozone

      Meals

      • Buffet Breakfast
      • Dinner with wine

      Day 3

      Day 4

      Kangaroo Island Sightseeing Day 4 - Kangaroo Island Sightseeing

      Embark on in-depth exploration of Kangaroo Island, which includes a visit to the Remarkable Rocks and Admirals Arch in Flinders Chase National Park. Enjoy lunch at Vivonne Bay Lodge before taking part in a private Birds of Prey Show at Raptor Domain. Afterwards, join a 'Local Specialist' at Seal Bay Conservation Park for a guided walk among a breeding colony of Australian sea lions.

      Meals

      • Buffet Breakfast
      • Lunch

      Meals

      • Buffet Breakfast
      • Lunch

      Day 4

      Day 5

      Kangaroo Island - Adelaide (2 Nights) Day 5 - Kangaroo Island - Adelaide (2 Nights)

      Return to the mainland and continue your journey to Adelaide, the 'City of Churches'. After an orientation tour with your Travel Director, your choice of sightseeing could see you visit the Adelaide Zoo to see the Panda enclosure, embark on a guided city-walking tour through Adelaide's North Precinct or visit the Art Gallery of South Australia for a guided tour. This evening is yours to indulge in the city's multi-cultural flavours.

      Hotel

      Stamford Plaza

      Meals

      • Buffet Breakfast

      Hotel

      Stamford Plaza

      Meals

      • Buffet Breakfast

      Day 5

      Day 6

      The Barossa Day 6 - The Barossa

      The rolling Adelaide Hills, Hahndorf and the Barossa lay ahead of you today and you'll have the opportunity to sample a number of their world-renowned wines. Enjoy lunch at the South Australian Company Store's Company Kitchen in the Barossa, then visit Jacob's Creek Wines. You'll enjoy an opportunity to sample some of Trafalgar's favourites with a 'Local Specialist' before touring the surrounding vines. Return to Adelaide, followed by a Farewell Dinner with your Travel Director and newfound friends.

      Meals

      • Buffet Breakfast
      • Lunch
      • Farewell Dinner

      Meals

      • Buffet Breakfast
      • Lunch
      • Farewell Dinner

      Day 6

      Day 7

      Depart Adelaide Day 7 - Depart Adelaide

      Your journey of Southern Australia at its end, say farewell to your fellow travellers as you transfer to Adelaide Airport for your onward flight (flights anytime).

      Meals

      • Buffet Breakfast

      Meals

      • Buffet Breakfast

      Day 7

      Available Departures

      Please see http://www.trafalgar.com:80/en-gb/tours/great-ocean-road-and-kangaroo-island?tripcode=emka for the latest discounts & departure information.

      The Trafalgar Difference

      • Dive into Culture
        Visit Worn Gundidj in Tower Hill State Reserve where you will gain insights into the local flora, volcanic formations and medicinal practices from an Aboriginal perspective. (Day 2)

      • Local Specialists
        For included sightseeing in Tower Hill and the Coonawarra (Day 2), Kangaroo Island and Seal Bay (Day 4) and the Barossa. (Day 6)

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      Highlights

      What's Included

      Sightseeing Highlights

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        • CITY TOUR in Adelaide

        • SEE spectacular coastal scenery along the Great Ocean Road, the vineyards of the rolling Adelaide Hills

        • VIEW the Birds of Prey Show, sea lions on the beach, the Remarkable Rocks and Admirals Arch on Kangaroo Island

        • VISIT Tower Hill State Reserve in Victoria, Seal Bay Conservation Park on Kangaroo Island and wineries in South Australia


      What's Included

      Dining

        • 6 hot buffets breakfasts

        • 2 lunches

        • 4 dinners


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      Travel Highlights

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        • Luxury air-conditioned coach with WiFi in most regions or alternative transportation (such as rail journeys)

        • Cherry-picked hotels, all tried and trusted

        • Hand-picked Insider Experiences

        • Optional Experiences and free time

        • Porterage, local tips and charges

        • Must-see sightseeing and surprise extras

        • An expert Travel Director and separate Driver, Driver Guide only on Mini-Stays

        • All hotel charges and local taxes

        • Airport transfers on the first and last day of your guided holiday

        • VIP entry to many sights


        Airport Transfers

      • Specific transfer information can be found on the airport transfers page


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