Tour Code: O392

Aussie Adventures - Grampians Great Escape

Be inspired by the sheer majesty of the Grampian Ranges. Explore Aboriginal history and culture, and prepare yourself for some seriously breathtaking scenery. An area that has an abundance of wildlife. Enjoy hikes that allow you to take in the most spectacular views the National Park has to offer.


Fitness Level (1-4):

Tour Fitness level 1 out of 4

Tour Highlights:

  • Aboriginal Culture
  • Australian Wildlife
  • Spectacular Landscapes
  • Lookouts & Waterfalls

Tour Points

Bus Type: Small
Accomodation: Dormitory
Departs: 7:30 am Wed & Fri Melbourne
Returns: 9:00pm Melbourne
Bring: Sturdy walking shoes, sunglasses, hat, sunscreen, camera & small water bottle
Inclusions: Experienced Driver Guide, Commentary, Travel in an air-conditioned coach

Meals:

Lunches:1

Tour Features:

Experience Aboriginal Culture during the tour

Tour Information

Day 1: Melbourne - Grampians National Park
Depart Melbourne in your comfortable mini-coach and stop at Beaufort for morning tea. Then travel into the heart of the Grampians National Park, where you'll stretch your legs on a walk through the Wonderland Ranges. Visit picturesque Halls Gap, a unique village tucked away in the heart of the Grampians, for lunch (own expense). Here you can immerse yourself in Indigenous beliefs at the Bambruk Aboriginal Cultural Centre. Later, enjoy the views from the Boroka and Reeds Lookouts and admire the Jaws of Death. It's an easy walk to MacKenzie Falls, where there's time for a break before transferring to your evening's accommodation.
Accommodation: Halls Gap YHA (Dormitory), Halls Gap, 2 nights.

Day 2:Grampians Free Time
Today you have a full day at leisure in this natural wonderland. You could hit the waters of Lake Bellfield and Lake Wartook for fishing or canoeing, or take advantage of the rocky crags for rock climbing and abseiling (all own expense). There's the chance to see ancient Aboriginal rock art paintings in shelters throughout the park. Or perhaps set out on one of the numerous walking tracks for a casual stroll.
Included meals: Lunch

Day 3: Grampians Free Time - Melbourne
You'll have a free morning before boarding your coach for the return journey to Melbourne.



*Aussie Adventure is the Small Group Tour & Safari outback touring specialist, leading small, intimate groups (maximum 21 travellers) to the Country's major attractions.Join an Aussie Adventure and experience the best sights and highlights plus, venture off the beaten track and actively explore the true great outdoors.