Melbourne to Adelaide package

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Wildlife Tours

Take the scenic route between Melbourne and Adelaide. Discover the beauty of the Great Ocean Road and Grampians on this 2 day journey.

On this tour you will get to travel on one of the world’s best scenic drives; The Great Ocean Road, and hike through the magnificent mountain ranges of the Grampians National park as you make your way to Adelaide. 

Day 1:
The Great Ocean Road winds over 200kms of spectacular coastline with incredible ocean views. You will explore an ancient rainforest, spot wild koalas and travel through rolling hills as you make your way to the breathtaking 12 Apostles. At the end of the Great Ocean Road you will head inland to Halls Gap. 
Overnight at the Grampians.

Day 2:
Start the morning with a walk to get your blood pumping in Victoria's best hiking destination, Grampians National Park. Keep an eye out and with any luck you will spot some of the unique Australian wildlife that call this area home. Visit the Brambuk Aboriginal Cultural Centre to learn about the local indigenous history. Then spend the afternoon in the great outdoors exploring spectacular lookouts and waterfalls  As the day comes to an end, you continue onto Adelaide.

What you need to bring: Water, hat, sunscreen, comfortable walking shoes, warm and cool clothing, flashlight, toiletries, rain jacket, camera, towel, insect repellent, spending money and a sense of adventure

Adding on the helicopter flight may reduce your viewing time at the 12 Apostles main lookout
Luggage Limit is 20kg per person. 

When booking please advise if your pick up is Melbourne Metro YHA or Melbourne Central YHA in comments section


  • Melbourne to Adelaide 2 day tour
  • 12 Apostles
  • Grampians National Park
  • National Park entry fees
  • 1 night multi-share at Grampians
  • 1 breakfast, 1 morning tea & 1 lunch
  • Option to add on pre and post tour multishare accommodation at Melbourne Metro YHA and Adelaide Central YHA

Tours depart

Departs Day Departure time Arrives
Melbourne Mon/Thu/Sat *Tues in peak season 6:50am Adelaide at 8pm
*Tuesday and Saturday departures connect with a luxury coach in Horsham for continuation onto Adelaide.


From 01/04/2017 until 31/03/2020
Options Nights Price (AUD) Select
Tour only 1 $270
Tour + 1 night @ Melbourne Metro YHA & 1 night @ Adelaide YHA 3 $320

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Things You Should Know

Please note tours may not operate on public holidays recognized in the state of Victoria. For further information on tour departures please send an enquiry prior to booking your tour to avoid disappointment.

YHA Travel Package Cancellations:
Cancellation within 7 days of departure will result in a 50% loss of the ticket price; cancellation or transfer within 48 hours of departure will result in full fare forfeiture. 
Cancellation within 48 hours prior to commencement or no shows will incur 100% cancellation fee, meaning no refund.
Refunds are not available on unused portions of tour packages.

Bookings can only be amended more than 7 days prior to commencement.
Amendments within 48 hours of commencement will be treated as a cancellation, and you will need to make a new booking.
Each amendment (not cancellation) after confirmation will incur a fee of A$25 per person per amendment, in addition to any fees imposed by the tour operator.

General Travel Deal Terms and Conditions  

  • Your credit card will be debited upon completion of the online booking process. Your booking is guaranteed once you receive a confirmation email from a YHA Travel & Tours consultant.
  • In the unlikely event we cannot confirm your booking, we will refund the total amount to the credit card with which payment has been made within 7 days. YHA Travel & Tours and its suppliers are not liable in the event a tour or package is not available, and any refunds are restricted to the purchase price of the tour or package booked.
  • All prices quoted are in Australian Dollars.
  • YHA Membership 

-If you are not already a member of YHA Australia, membership will be included as part as your first night’s stay if your tour includes accommodation.

- If you are an Australian resident, your membership is valid for 2 years from the month that you stay at your first YHA hostel in Australia. Your membership will renew automatically, unless you have not stayed in a YHA hostel in the past 24 months and have unsubscribed from all electronic communications.
- If you are not an Australian resident, your membership is valid for 2 years from the month that you stay at your first YHA hostel in Australia.

  • YHA Travel & Tours will aim to respond to your booking within 48 hours by email. However, in some instances (for example during long weekends or public holidays) the response time may vary.
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Cancellations and Amendments

If you need to cancel or amend your booking after we have confirmed, please notify us immediately by email. You can find the email contact details on your booking confirmation. If you cancel or amend your booking after we have confirmed or fail to arrive on the nominated day, we will charge you the fees outlined below:


  • Once your booking has been confirmed, a minimum cancellation fee of $25 per booking will apply to all cancellations. This fee excludes tour operator fees which will vary at the discretion of the supplier/s involved.
  • Cancellations within 48 hours of the tour, activity, accommodation, transport item commencing will incur a 100% cancellation fee. No refunds will be issued.
  • No- shows/ failure to check- in for any tour, activity, accommodation, and/or transport item is considered a cancellation and a refund will not be issued.
  • Refunds are not available on unused portions of tour packages. 


  • Booking changes and amendments must be made 5 business days prior to the confirmed date of commencement for the tour, activity, accommodation, or transport item.
  • Booking changes and amendments to any booking made within 48 hours of the tour, activity, accommodation, and/or transport item may result in full cancellation and rebooking of each item and will therefore be charged full cancellation fees.
  • Each change/ amendment after confirmation will incur a minimum fee of $25 per person, per change/ amendment. This fee is in addition to any fees imposed by the tour operator which will vary in line with the cancellation and change terms and conditions of the tour operator involved.


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