Go West Tours

Go West Tours operates multi-award winning small group day tours from Melbourne. We operate daily tours to the Great Ocean Road, Phillip Island and the Yarra Valley.

1 Day Great Ocean Road Sunset Tour - GSS
Adults: $110.00 / Children: $93.00

A Go West Tours vehicle will pick you up from your hotel to commence a full day Great Ocean Road Sunset tour. Experience all the scenic wonders of this world famous coastal drive, arriving at the iconic Twelve Apostles to enjoy a memorable sunset. Enjoy the interactive nature of our fully guided tour and the stunning panoramas of the internationally renowned Port Campbell National Park, including the 12 Apostles & Loch Ard Gorge.Tour concludes at approximately 09:00pm-midnight (seasonally), at which time hotel drop offs will commence.

Departure Days:
Daily, except 25DEC.

Departure Point:
Rendezvous Hotel on finders Street

Departure Time:
10:00am. Hotel pickups commence 09:00am.

Pickup:
Melbourne City accommodation.

Dropoff:
Melbourne City accommodation.

Duration:
12 hours.

Entrance Fees:
- Included.

Not Included:
- Meals.

Inclusions:
~~ 01-Apr-2019 to 31-Mar-2020~~Valid for 01APR19-31MAR20:
- Experienced guide and commentary.
- All entry fees.
- Multi-lingual tour information service on request.
- All transfers.
- Free Wifi.~~~~
~~ 01-Apr-2020 to 31-Mar-2021~~Valid for 01APR20-31MAR21:
- Experienced guide and commentary.
- All entry fees.
- Multi-lingual tour information via free App.
- All transfers.
- Onboard Wi-Fi.~~~~

What to Bring:
- Camera, swimming attire in summer, sunscreen and hat.

Adults $110.00
Children $93.00
1 Day Great Ocean Road - GOR
Adults: $119.00 / Children: $102.00

A Go West Tours vehicle will pick you up from your hotel to commence a full day Great Ocean Road tour. Explore this majestic stretch of diverse coastline, taking in the array of spectacular attractions. The scenic journey along the Great Ocean Road is a highlight in itself, as you absorb some truly amazing coastal scenery, with new views being revealed around every bend. Experience the roaring surf, white sand beaches, rocky outcrops and towering cliffs. Visit an area where the local koalas are particularly abundant, ensuring excellent koala viewing while enjoying a stroll amongst the sweetly-scented eucalyptus forest. Stop for lunch (own expense) at the foot of the Otway Ranges in the beautiful town of Apollo Bay, with time allowed to explore the shops and the marina. After lunch visit the Great Otway National Park, wonder at the intricate beauty of the ancient rainforest and marvel at the region's towering native hardwoods, some of the tallest trees anywhere in the world. Then head to Port Campbell National Park to see the world famous rock formations including the 12 Apostles, Loch Ard Gorge, and Gibson Steps. Tour concludes at approximately 9.00pm, at which time hotel drop offs will commence.

Departure Days:
Daily, except 25DEC.

Departure Point:
Tour departs after final pickups are completed.

Departure Time:
08:00am. Hotel pickups commence 07:00am.

Pickup:
Melbourne City accommodation.

Dropoff:
Melbourne City accommodation.

Duration:
13 hours.

Entrance Fees:
- Included.

Meals:
- Morning Tea.

Not Included:
Meals other than as stated.

Inclusions:
~~ 01-Apr-2019 to 31-Mar-2020~~Valid for 01APR19-31MAR20:
- Experienced guide and commentary.
- All entry fees.
- Multi-lingual tour information service on request.
- All transfers.
- Free Wifi.~~~~
~~ 01-Apr-2020 to 31-Mar-2021~~Valid for 01APR20-31MAR21:
- Experienced guide and commentary.
- All entry fees.
- Multi-lingual tour information via free App.
- All transfers.
- Wifi onboard.~~~~

What to Bring:
- Camera, swimming attire in summer.

Adults $119.00
Children $102.00
Grampians Small Group Day Tour - GRA
Adults: $123.00 / Children: $106.00

A Go West Tours coach will pick you up from your hotel to commence a 1 Day Grampians Small Group Day Tour. Explore the natural wonders of the Grampians National Park on this small group eco tour. Break for morning tea in Ballarat to visit the goldfields site of the Eureka Stockade before continuing to the spectacular Grampians National Park. Experience the tranquility of Silverband Falls before breaking for an included lunch in the township of Halls Gap. After lunch take a short hike into Victoria's own Grand Canyon & admire the views from Reeds Lookout before wondering at the majesty of MacKenzies Falls. Enjoy panoramic views from Boroka Lookout before commencing the homeward journey. With guaranteed wild animal sightings, this is a nature-lover's paradise. Tour concludes at approximately 09:30pm, at which time hotel drop offs will commence.

Departure Days:
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday except 25DEC.

Departure Point:
Rendezvous Hotel on finders Street

Departure Time:
08:00am. Hotel pickups commence 07:00am.

Pickup:
Melbourne City accommodation.

Dropoff:
Melbourne City accommodation.

Duration:
13 hours.

Meals:
~~ 01-Apr-2019 to 31-Mar-2020~~Valid for 01APR19-31MAR20:
- Picnic Lunch.~~~~
~~ 01-Apr-2020 to 31-Mar-2021~~Valid for 01APR20-31MAR21:
- Morning Tea.
- Picnic Lunch.~~~~

Inclusions:
- All entry fees.
- Multi-lingual tour information service on request.
- All transfers.
- Experienced guide and commentary.
- Onboard Wi-Fi.

What to bring:
- Camera.
- Warm clothing year round.

Adults $123.00
Children $106.00
1 Day Phillip Island Penguin Parade - PI
Adults: $123.00 / Children: $106.00

A Go West Tours vehicle will pick you up from your hotel to commence a full day tour to Phillip Island. Departing Melbourne, visit the city's most colourful attraction - the iconic Brighton Beach bathing boxes - before continuing onwards towards Phillip Island. Enjoy a guided walk around the award-winning Moonlit Sanctuary. Enjoy the spectacular "Conservation in Action" wildlife show. Hand feed a broad array of Australian animals, including kangaroos and wallabies. Head to the island's coast to experience the rugged rocky outcrops and panoramas of the Nobbies before heading to Summerland Beach for the highlight of the show - the internationally renowned Penguin Parade. Tour concludes between 09:00pm - midnight depending on the time of year, at which time hotel drop offs will commence.

Departure Days:
Daily except 25DEC.

Departure Point:
Rendezvous Hotel on finders Street

Departure Time:
11:00am - 12:00pm

Pickup:
Melbourne City accommodation.

Dropoff:
Melbourne City accommodation.

Duration:
~~ 01-Apr-2019 to 31-Mar-2020~~Valid for 01APR19-31MAR20:
11 hours.~~~~
~~ 01-Apr-2020 to 31-Mar-2021~~Valid for 01APR20-31MAR21:
10-12 hours(duration varies seasonally).~~~~

Entrance Fees:
- Included.

Meals:
Not Included

Not Included:
- Meals.

Inclusions:
~~ 01-Apr-2019 to 31-Mar-2020~~Valid for 01APR19-31MAR20:
- Experienced guide and commentary.
- All entry fees.
- Multi-lingual tour information service on request.
- All transfers.
- Free Wifi.
- Guided walk at Moonlit Sanctuary to learn about and hand feed a wide array of native animals.
- Conservation in Action Wildlife Show at Moonlight Sanctuary
- Visit to Brighton Beach Bathing Boxes.~~~~
~~ 01-Apr-2020 to 31-Mar-2021~~Valid for 01APR20-31MAR21:
- Experienced guide and commentary.
- All entry fees.
- Multi-lingual tour information service on request.
- All transfers.
- Onboard Wi-Fi.
- Guided walk at Moonlit Sanctuary to learn about and hand feed a wide array of native animals.
- Conservation in Action Wildlife Show at Moonlight Sanctuary
- Visit to Brighton Beach Bathing Boxes
- Standard entry at Penguin Parade.~~~~

What to Bring:
- Camera.
- Warm clothing year round.

Adults $123.00
Children $106.00
Yarra Valley Gourmet Tour - YVG
Adults: $127.00 / Children: $110.00

While the Yarra Valley is a world-renowned wine growing region, wine is only half the story of this gourmet wonderland and our tour provides a fine blend of the very best of the region's wines and other gourmet produce. We start the day with an exclusive farm gate visit at Yarra Farm Fresh, for a palate-cleansing fruit experience. At this boutique third-generation orchard we'll sample a range of seasonal fruits and other local produce. We will also learn a little about the wide range of farm-fresh apples grown on the
property. Next we travel to one of the valley's true icons, De Bortoli Wines where we'll enjoy a tasting from their extensive range of quality wines. We'll learn how to swirl, sniff and slurp like true connoisseurs, while tasting some of the very finest cool climate wines. The amazing produce at the Yarra Valley Dairy will truly melt in your mouth. The cheeses here are truly stunning and will have your tastebuds working overtime! Our lunch is at the fabulous Rochford Wines where our guests can choose from four different main meals, with a glass of wine & tea/coffee. Take some time to explore the gift shop, or perhaps climb the spiral staircase to enjoy the panoramic views from Rochford's famous lookout tower. After lunch we make our way to one of Australia's great wineries and member of the Australian Tourism Hall of Fame, Yering Station. Home of Victoria's oldest vineyards, first planted in 1838, the wines here are of exceptional quality and a tasting here is not to be missed. Before returning to Melbourne, we'll visit the Yarra Valley Chocolaterie where you're welcomed with an exclusive chocolate tasting, displays of thousands of premium chocolates and European chocolatiers at work handcrafting their chocolate creations. You will commence the journey home knowing that they have enjoyed the very best that the Yarra Valley has to offer.

Departure Days:
Daily except 25DEC, 01JAN.

Departure Point:
Rendezvous Hotel on finders Street

Departure Time:
09:00am. Hotel pickups commence 08:00am.

Pickup:
Melbourne City accommodation.

Dropoff:
Melbourne City accommodation.

Duration:
8 hours.

Meals:
- Restaurant Lunch.

Inclusions:
- All entry fees.
- Free onboard wifi.
- All transfers.
- Experienced guide and commentary.
- Fruit experience and sample at Yarra Farm Fresh.
- Gourmet cheese tasting at a Yarra Valley dairy.
- Chocolate tasting at Yarra Valley Chocolaterie.
- Lunch at Rochford Wines.
- Wine tasting at DeBortoli Wines.

Adults $127.00
Children $110.00
1 Day Phillip Island Penguin Parade with Penguin Plus - PIP
Adults: $148.00 / Children: $131.00

A Go West Tours vehicle will pick you up from your hotel to commence a full day tour to Phillip Island. Departing Melbourne, visit the city's most colourful attraction - the iconic Brighton Beach bathing boxes - before continuing onwards towards Phillip Island. Enjoy a guided walk around the award-winning Moonlit Sanctuary. Enjoy the spectacular "Conservation in Action" wildlife show. Hand feed a broad array of Australian animals, including kangaroos & wallabies. Head to the island's coast to experience the rugged rocky outcrops and panoramas of the Nobbies before heading to Summerland Beach for the highlight of the show - the internationally renowned Penguin Parade. Here you will enjoy upgraded viewing at the exclusive "Penguins Plus" viewing platform. Tour concludes between 09:00pm - midnight depending on the time of year, at which time hotel drop offs will commence.

Departure Days:
Daily except 25DEC.

Departure Point:
Rendezvous Hotel on finders Street

Departure Time:
11:00am - 12:00pm

Pickup:
Melbourne City accommodation.

Dropoff:
Melbourne City accommodation.

Duration:
11 hours.

Not Included:
- Meals

Inclusions:
- All entry fees.
- Multi-lingual tour information service on request.
- All transfers.
- Experienced guide and commentary.
- Upgraded " Penguins Plus" viewing at the Penguin Parade.
- Onboard Wifi.
- Guided walk at Moonlit Sanctuary to learn about & hand feed a wide array of native animals
- Conservation in Action Wildlife Show at Moonlight Sanctuary
- Visit to Brighton Beach Bathing Boxes

What to Bring:
- Camera, warm clothing year round.

Adults $148.00
Children $131.00
1 Day Phillip Island Penguin Parade + Penguins Underground
Adults: $166.00 / Children: $149.00

~~ 01-Apr-2018 to 31-Mar-2021~~Valid for 01APR18-31MAR21:
A Go West Tours vehicle will pick you up from your hotel to commence a full day tour to Phillip Island. Departing Melbourne, visit the city's most colourful attraction - the iconic Brighton Beach bathing boxes - before continuing onwards towards Phillip Island. Enjoy a guided walk around the award-winning Moonlit Sanctuary. Enjoy the spectacular "Conservation in Action" wildlife show. Hand feed a broad array of Australian animals, including kangaroos & wallabies. Head to the island's coast to experience the rugged rocky outcrops and panoramas of the Nobbies before heading to Summerland Beach for the highlight of the show - the internationally renowned Penguin Parade. Here you will enjoy viewing the Penguin Parade from the the comfort of the newest viewing location, "Penguins Plus Underground". Tour concludes between 9.00pm - midnight depending on the time of year, at which time hotel drop offs will commence.

Departure Days:
Daily except 25DEC.

Departure Time:
12.00pm. Hotel pickups commence at 11.00am.

Pickup:
Melbourne City accommodation.

Dropoff:
Melbourne City accommodation.

Duration:
11 hours.

Not Included:
- Meals.

Inclusions:
- All entry fees.
- Multi-lingual tour information service on request.
- All transfers.
- Experienced guide and commentary.
- Free Wifi.
- Visit to Brighton Beach Bathing Boxes
- Guided walk at Moonlit Sanctuary to learn about & hand feed a wide array of native animals
- Conservation in Action Wildlife Show at Moonlight Sanctuary
- Upgraded "Penguins Underground" viewing at the Penguin Parade.

What to Bring:
- Camera, warm clothing year round.

Adults $166.00
Children $149.00
Phillip Island Penguin Parade with Guided Ranger Tour-PIGRT
Adults: $173.00 / Children: $173.00

A Go West Tours vehicle will pick you up from your hotel to commence a full day tour to Phillip Island. Departing Melbourne, visit the city's most colourful attraction - the iconic Brighton Beach bathing boxes - before continuing onwards towards Phillip Island. Enjoy a guided walk around the award-winning Moonlit Sanctuary. Enjoy the spectacular "Conservation in Action" wildlife show. Hand feed a broad array of Australian animals, including kangaroos & wallabies. Head to the island's coast to experience the rugged rocky outcrops and panoramas of the Nobbies before heading to Summerland Beach for the highlight of the show - the internationally renowned Penguin Parade. Here you will join a group of no more than ten guests accompanied by a ranger guide for a private ecotourism experience which includes priority seating at the Penguin Parade. Tour concludes between 09:00pm - midnight depending on the time of year, at which time hotel drop offs will commence.

Departure Days:
Daily, except 25DEC.

Departure Point:
Rendezvous Hotel on finders Street

Departure Time:
11:00am. Hotel pickups commence 10:00am.

Pickup:
Melbourne City accommodation.

Dropoff:
Melbourne City accommodation.

Duration:
11 hours.

Entrance Fees:
- Included.

Not Included:
- Meals.

Inclusions:
- Experienced guide and commentary.
- All entry fees.
- Multi-lingual tour information service on request.
- All transfers.
- Exclusive "Guided Ranger Tour" at the Penguin Parade.
- Onboard Wifi.
- Guided walk at Moonlit Sanctuary to learn about & hand feed a wide array of native animals
- Conservation in Action Wildlife Show at Moonlight Sanctuary
- Visit to Brighton Beach Bathing Boxes

What to Bring:
- Camera, warm clothing year round.