Australia is a dream destination for most of the people when it comes to completing their bucket list. It is one of the countries with a variety of landscapes, different activities to do and a lot of amazing things in cities. While a lot of people prefer to go for the Australia tour package which mostly includes tourist attractions in Australia, they miss out on certain experiences that can help you make the most out of your vacation. Let us take a look at some of the most amazing experiences you are missing out in Australia.
1] Great Ocean Road – Yes, you have always dreamed of driving on the road with the mountain cliffs on one side and the ocean on another. The Great Ocean Road in Australia is one of the best places to visit in Australia as it can give you a lifetime of memories on a single road trip. You pass through some of the most beautiful villages, coastal towns, iconic surf breaks, apostles, misty waterfalls and you might also spot native Koalas while you are driving. Sounds like a perfect road trip right?
2] Sydney Harbor Bridge – It is a different experience altogether and one of the best places to visit in Australia. You will be given the training to climb the bridge, and once you are able to do it, the view that you get after the climb is all worth it. You can see the full view of Sydney city and Opera House from above.
3] Cairns Fitzroy Islands – Go on a full day tour of Fitzroy Islands to enjoy the day in the Great Barrier Reef. You can also do some snorkelling in the Reef. Fitzroy Island is definitely one of the tourist attractions in Australia.
4] Empress Canyoning – Yes, the real adventure you have always been waiting for. Australia serves as one of the best countries for canyoning through the deep valleys and gorges. Do not miss the opportunity of canyoning in the Valley of the Waters Creek, Blue Mountains, in Australia. It is one of the narrowest canyons making your experience even more fun. Also, you have to abseil down through a waterfall which makes the whole experience even more thrilling.
5] Diving in Great Barrier Reef – Australia is home to the world’s largest and most beautiful coral reef, The Great Barrier Reef. Spend a whole day exploring the Reef either by a guided cruise tour or on your own. You can also opt for scuba diving in the reef to dive deep in the ocean and experience a different life below the ocean altogether. Scuba Diving here is one of the most thrilling and enchanting experience you will ever have in your life.
6] Australia Zoo – With over more than 1000 native and exotic species of animals, Australia Zoo is definitely one of the best tourist attractions here. Located on the beautiful Sunshine Coast in Queensland, the Zoo is one of its kind as you can really get close to the animals. You can play around with the sweet Koalas bears here.
7] Whitsunday Cruise – White Haven beach along Whitsunday Island is considered as one of the top five beaches in the world. With crystal clear blue waters, white sand it has been voted as the best beaches in the world consistently. You can spend an entire day on the beach enjoying the beauty around or take a cruise that is operated here to roam around this vast beauty.
8] Gold Coast – Gold Coast is among the major tourist places in Australia. With a lot of things to offer to its visitors, Gold Coast certainly is one of the best places to visit in Australia. Visit the famous Tangalooma Island and the Holt Street Wharf. In the evening, visit the sky observation deck at Q1 tower which is world’s tallest residential tower to marvel at the 360 degrees view of the city from above.
9] Sydney Tour – You Australia trip is incomplete without visiting this capital of New South Wales and one of the largest cities in Australia. Embark on a Hop on Hop off tour of the city to visit some of the most popular tourist places like Opera House, Sydney Harbour Bridge, Darling Harbour, and The Sea Aquarium. To end your end, visit the most flawless Bondi Beach in Sydney to witness the most beautiful sunsets here while sipping a cup of coffee.
10] Cairns-Kuranda Wildlife – One of the most different experiences that you can have in Australia is the Cairns Kuranda Skyrail. Take the scenic Kuranda Skyrail Rainforest Cableway over the lush green rainforest to enjoy the view from above. Visit the wildlife park in Kuranda and while coming back, take the Scenic Railway back to Cairns from Kuranda.
11] Uluru – Uluru is massive natural rock formation in the heart of the Northern Territory’s arid ‘Red Centre’. These massive rocks are believed to be sacred and formed around 550 million years ago. Indulge in a candlelight dinner experience at the Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to have the experience of your lifetime.
Thus, Australia with its variety of landscape, abundant natural beauty and wildlife, and lively nightlife and sprawling cities is definitely something you should not miss out on your next trip.