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Escape Discovery Adventures

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Melbourne, Victoria 3931, Australia
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Great tour...Best experience

We did the GOR tour with Escape .. We booked it online . Pick up at hotel was around 7.30 am . Paul... read more

Reviewed yesterday
AKRCH
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Excellent trip and service!

Our trip down the Great Ocean Road was an excellent one. First, we were in a small group so if you... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Tessa T
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At Escape Discovery Adventures our guests experience more than just a tour. Our all inclusive, truly small group one day adventures across Melbourne's regions capture the very best of Victoria and offer fantastic value for money. With an emphasis on quality, our specially designed routes get you closer to nature and the locals and avoids the crowds, providing a more personal service that allows you to fully absorb yourself in a memorable day out.
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Melbourne, Victoria 3931, Australia
Central Business District
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We did the GOR tour with Escape .. We booked it online . Pick up at hotel was around 7.30 am . Paul is an amazing person with great stories and insights about all the aspects of the travel , all places .There were enough...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our trip down the Great Ocean Road was an excellent one. First, we were in a small group so if you want to avoid big tour groups, Escape Discovery Adventures is the one to take. Second, Paul, our guide, was such a great storyteller. He...More

Thank Tessa T
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panderson9033, Owner at Escape Discovery Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you Tessa T for your kind review. We are delighted you enjoyed the day with us. One of the reasons we especially love the Great Ocean Road region is because it is also known as the 'Shipwreck Coast' - for good reason! Many ships...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Thank you so much Paul, really appreciate you stay with us for two day. We will recommend you to all of our friends. Thanks again.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Like most people here, we reviewed numerous reviews for the different trips while in Melbourne. We settled on Escape Discovery Adventures for several reasons. The primary one is that we wanted to avoid the huge buses and the massive amount of people associated with them....More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had an amazing trip to the Penguin Parade and Philip Island with Paul. The trip was very comfortable and we avoided most of the crowds thanks to Paul. If you are looking for an up close and personal visit to better see the animals,...More

Thank Ivan G
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a fantastic day. Shane our tour guide made our trip to the Great Ocean Road unique with his short historic talks and cheeky humour. The small group and luxury car made a huge difference. We all enjoy each stop, the food and the local...More

Thank Pasquale R
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I booked the Great Ocean Road tour through Escape Discovery Adventures as I was looking for a more private, bespoke tour rather than your massive impersonal coach tours and Escape Discovery Adventures definitely delivered!! Great communication with Paul from the beginning, I was informed of...More

Thank oooKateooo
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I would highly recommend this tour to anyone who would like to experience the best of Australia and Paul is an amazing tour guide that brings out the best of Melbourne. Paul is very punctual to our pick-up and explained exactly what to expect throughout...More

Thank Wendy M
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

An excellent trip which my son and I thoroughly enjoyed. As part of our trip to Brisbane, Sydney and Melbourne, we were told about this amazing tour. Booking up was really easy, the stopovers including our coffee break, lunch etc had all been well planned....More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our 1st trip to Melbourne & Australia. Very nice journey enroute to Penguins island. Paul made the difference & he’s really great with kids.

Thank Tan G
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joannefookp
21 May 2018|
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Response from sasnks | Reviewed this property |
Joanne, you may want to consider going to the company's website as opposed to trying to ask this type of question here. This forum is more intended for those who have had an experience to review it. Paul (owner) can be... More
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Joy L
4 May 2018|
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Hi Joy - our system sends all confirmations immediately. I have checked your booking and it was sent minutes after you booked online. Perhaps check your junk folder but in the meantime I will resend. Paul Anderson from... More
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