Grampians Eco Wilderness Escape

  • 13 hours
  • Depart 07:35am
  • Standard
  • Melbourne

Overview

Overview

Introducing Your Grampian Tour Experience!

Journey with us to the Grampians or Gariwerd, one of Australia’s ancient and spectacular mountain ranges. Enjoy the breath-taking views and amazing landscapes. Learn and appreciate the rich Aboriginal heritage. Encounter native wildlife and fascinatingly lush vegetation of the Grampians National Park. In this Grampians Tour, witness the spectacles of sandstone ridges, rugged mountain ranges, panoramic views, picturesque waterfalls, and the bustling plant and animal life. 

Travel into the heart of the Grampians National Park, one of the world’s oldest and most spectacular mountain ranges. Rich in Aboriginal history & cultural significance surrounded by an abundance of Australian wildlife, and seriously breath-taking scenery. Enjoy bushland hiking trails with the best lookout views the Grampians National Park has to offer. One of the world's oldest and most spectacular mountain ranges, rich in Aboriginal history, and with an abundance of wildlife, the Grampians are sure to leave you in awe. En route to the Grampians stop at the township of Beaufort and enjoy your morning tea. 

As you drive through the Grampians your experienced guide will point out our unique wildlife, including kangaroos, emus and a vast array of birdlife and seasonal native wildflowers. Travel straight into the heart of the Grampians National Park to the delightful town of Halls Gap, then off to stretch those legs with a walk through the breath-taking scenic vistas. 

You stop for a break in Halls Gap in the heart of the Grampians for lunch (own expense) before a visit to Brambuk Aboriginal Cultural Centre. This Centre brings to life the amazing history, art and culture of the local aboriginal communities. Hike to the remarkable Jaws of Death and Balconies Lookout experiencing majestic views and scenery, featured in the famous Japanese Animation ‘Princess Mononoke’. Then stroll to the base of Australia's most inspiring waterfall Mackenzie Falls (alternatively Silverband Falls or Beehive Falls). Returning to Melbourne, stopping along the way for dinner (at own expense). Driving Distance: 550km.

Highlights

  • National Heritage Listed Grampians National Park
  • Immerse yourself in the cultural heritage at Brambuk the National Park & Cultural Centre
  • Summit views from Reeds, Boroka & The Balconies Lookout
  • Australian wildlife encounters with wild emus and kangaroos
  • Be inspired at Mackenzie Falls or Silverband Falls
  • Guided bush walks and panoramic trail hikes
  • Explore the town of Halls Gap within the Grampians National Park

Inclusions

  • National Park entry fees
  • Indigenous experience at cultural centre
  • Guided bush walks* (*2hr walking subject to fitness level)
  • Australian wildlife sightings, in the wild!
  • On board wifi & water refill station
  • Experienced driver guide
  • Air-conditioned mini-coach travel
  • Comprehensive tour commentary
  • Select inner city pick up and drop off points
  • Audio translation available in 10 languages

Exclusions

  • Any meals not indicated - lunch at own expense
  • Personal expenses

Operated By

Get Lost Travel - Melbourne - Sydney

Additional Information

Additional Information

WHAT TO BRING:

Water bottle (1L), small day bag 5-7kg, sunscreen, sunglasses, hat, comfortable walking shoes, raincoat or windbreaker, camera, and spending money for dinner.

CHILD POLICY:

Not suitable for infants and children 5 years old and under.