Van Virgins - Optional helicopter flight over Twelve Apostles

Want some ideas on what to do in Apollo Bay in 1 day? We have put together some 1 day itinerary options that will help you make the most of your time here in this fantastic seaside destination.

1 Day Itinerary Options

Flight Tour

If you want to enjoy the stunning scenery of Apollo Bay but are short on time a helicopter or aeroplane flight will ensure you get to see plenty of the region. Flights stop at the 12 Apostles via the Shipwreck Coast and Otway Rainforest. When you arrive back at Apollo Bay you can enjoy a snack at one of the local cafes and browse the local shops. Check out the local glass studios where products are made in Apollo Bay by local artists. A day trip to Apollo bay is not complete without a dip in one of the many local beaches. Have a refreshing swim after a fantastic day before heading home.

Rainforest Adventure

Begin your day trip to Apollo Bay with an invigorating rainforest walk in the Great Otway National Park where waterfalls flow all year round – keep an eye out for one of the resident koalas! While you’re there take the Treetop Walk, a 25 metre-high elevated walkway or the Zipline Tour.

Heading back to Apollo Bay for lunch, you can’t go past fish and chips in a coastal location like this. To end your day after your morning walk and lunch, enjoy a blissful massage before making the trip back home happy & relaxed.

Giant Trees in the Cape Otway National Park
Sunbathing seal - Apollo Bay

Beach Activities

This day trip to Apollo bay begins with a kayak to the Australian Fur Seal Colony – you’ll also be able to get some snorkelling in too. After working up an appetite you have a great selection of lunch options - try one of the famous Apollo Bay scallop pies or enjoy delicious cuisine at one of the local Restaurants.

After lunch, it's time to visit the Cape Otway Lightstation. Take in the amazing views and maybe even enjoy a scone at the café while you’re there. Before you head home make sure you pick up a fresh crayfish to take home for dinner.

Get More Ideas About What To Do In Apollo Bay In 1 Day

Contact the local experts at the Apollo Bay Visitor Information Centre to find out more about what you can do on a day trip to Apollo Bay.


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