Tourist Destinations in Eastern Australia
Australia should be next in line on your upcoming holidays. It is one great country where you experience diversity, where some places are pure wilderness and others are modern cities. You can experience great adventures while visiting Australia. This big country in Oceania is surrounded by two large oceans and experience great tropical weather.
Everything that you can think of doing on your holiday, you can do it in Australia. In Australia, you will find great cities, beautiful beaches, and mountains to hike. The months which are not peak months are from June to August when the temperature is mild and the skies are sunny, and from December to February, experience hotter days where you can partake in many different outdoor adventures.
You can visit the Gold Coast which is one of Queensland’s largest cities. This place is known for its beautiful beaches ideal for surfers and it has become a tourist destination since the mid 90s. This place is also called Australia’s Hollywood and is famous for its nightlife. If you are on a Gold Coast holiday, you can rent one of the elite holiday homes for a wonderful stay in the city.
The capital of New South Wales, which is Sydney is famous for its Opera House and the Harbor bridge. The Bondi beach is another attraction in Sydney which surfers love, including those who are into surfing for the first time. In Sydney, you can also find many free outdoor markets and there are many restaurants where Asian cuisine is served.
A visit to Blue Mountains, which is west of Sydney, will bring you to a rugged terrain of rainforest and tall mountain peaks. This is a World Heritage region with plenty of wildlife and different species of plant and animals that inhabit the place. The Blue Mountains is ideal for hikers, mountain climbers, and mountain bikers. Up the mountains you can experience breathtaking scenery. The Katoomba Scenic Railway is one place you can go to see the steepest funicular railway in the world.
There are seventy four inhabited islands in Australia’s eastern coast known as Whitsunday Islands. Rainforests and white sand beaches are a common sight in these islands. A few meters away from the Great Barrier Reef, these islands is a place of great landscapes and beautiful sunsets. You can taste their delicious seafood while yacht-watching at the Clipper Race Carnival.
Daintree Rainforest is a Unesco World Heritage site in the north east coast of Queensland. Here you find the largest tropical rainforest in Australia. The villages of the Kuku Yalanji people are like gems in this vast rainforest and is something to be marveled at. Here you can visit the Daintree Discovery Center with its aerial walkway. The beautiful coast of the Myall Beach is also something to visit.