Australia is as wide as the distance from London to Moscow - it’s the sixth largest country in the world. Brimming with thrill adventures and activities you can expect this luxury holiday to be one you will talk about for years to come.
Brilliant beaches and great wilderness are many people’s first thoughts when they think of this grand country and they won’t be disappointed. The University of Sydney have counted more than 10,000 sandy offerings so every visitor is bound to find their favourite. Bondi Beach is easily the most-well known and is famed for its surfing opportunities.
When mentioning the sights of Australia, we must mention Sydney Opera House and Sydney Harbour. These tourist hotspots are ideal Instagram opportunities and amazing to soak up some amazing views. For somewhere that is less touristy head to Camp Cove and avoid the crowds on the doorstep of one of the city’s most expensive properties.
Found in the Southeastern state of Victoria, Melbourne is often described as the ‘garden city’ due to the sprawling greenery and native flora and fauna that juxtaposes with the towering skyscrapers. Explore the Royal Botanic Gardens and sip the region’s finest vino at many of the vineyards and wineries found along the Yarra River. A visit to Melbourne is a must for those wanting a city escape and beautiful nature all in one.
If gorgeous sands and pristine gardens hasn’t sold Australia to you yet, the cultural haven of Adelaide will. Plenty of five-star hotels adorn this thriving urban metropolis, most well-known for its abundance of churches and cathedrals. Close to Barossa Valley, you can uncork one of the best wine districts here, great if you loved the vineyards of Melbourne.
Families and large groups will love the culmination of beaches, city skylines and theme parks when staying in the Gold Coast situated to the east. Animal enthusiasts will love the Lamington National Park which is home to bandicoots, kangaroos, koalas and an array of rare birds.
Overall, Australia is a country that’s sure to cater to everyone. It’s cities offer an amalgamation of environments and activities, making them microcosms of the vast 7.6 million-square kilometre land mass of deserts, snow-capped mountains and thriving towns.
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Those with a taste for exploration will love the many historical sites and environments ranging from the outback, desert, rainforest and cities. The oldest fossil in the world was found here aged at 3.4 billion years old. That’s a lot of candles to blow out!
Good to know
- Time difference: UTC +8, +9.5, +10
- Capital: Canberra
- Currency: AUD
- Must See: Koalas
Best Time To Travel
|Jan: 23°c||Feb: 23°c||Mar: 22°c|
|Apr: 19°c||May: 16°c||Jun: 14°c|
|Jul: 13°c||Aug: 14°c||Sep: 16°c|
|Oct: 18°c||Nov: 20°c||Dec: 22°c|