Australian Holidays

Australian Holidays, Vacations and Tourism, Australia Travel & tours

It's time to holiday or vacation in Australia. Why? Because you always wanted to visit the Australian shores. It is also one of the safest destinations in the world for tourism and to travel and tour in and there is so much to see and do. Australia is home to some of the world's most magnificent scenery and Australians are some of the world's friendliest people which will all contribute to making your holiday the most memorable of your life. You can fly to Australia from any destination in the world and it doesn't matter if you arrive in Sydney, Brisbane, Gold Coast, Cairns, Darwin or Perth we can arrange a holiday or cruise itinerary and airport transfers to ensure that you will not miss out on anything. There are so many must see holiday destinations in Australia including beautiful holiday islands, that many visitors return again and again to ensure that they have seen it all.

Bondi Beach - SydneySydney Opera HouseSydney Harbour Bridge

Australia is divided into seven states and each one has a lot to offer the international tourist. The capital of New South Wales is Sydney and this is well known to most visitors. It was home to the year 2000 Olympic Games and is world famous for the Sydney Opera House and the Sydney Harbour Bridge. Both of these icons must be on every holiday travel itinerary. Other delightful destinations include the Blue Mountains, the wineries of the Hunter Valley, the northern and southern coastal regions and the Snowy Mountains that are home to the major skiing resorts of Perisher Valley and Thredbo. Regular tours also operate from here to the Australian Outback. This is also a great place to commence a campervan or motorhome holiday that can take you right around the country.

Queensland is home to many of Australia's tourist icons. The Gold Coast and the Sunshine Coast are home to fantastic holiday destinations like Surfers Paradise, Mooloolaba and Noosa. The Great Barrier Reef follows the Queensland coast for most of its length and it can be accessed from many places like Hervey Bay, Airlie Beach, Townsville, Port Douglas and Cairns. In the tropical north are fantastic tourist destinations like Port Douglas and the Daintree Rainforest and in central Queensland you will find the magnificent Whitsundays holidays region with Hamilton Island just waiting for you to enjoy. In the Northern territory you will be able to experience the great outback. Here Ayers Rock (Uluru) will astound you and the nearby Olgas and Kings Canyon are among the country's most beautiful Australian holiday attractions. This area is usually accessed from Alice Springs although you can fly in direct from Darwin or Sydney. The Ghan which is a famous intercontinental rail service running from Adelaide in the south to Darwin in the north also services this area and day trips are available for its passengers from its stopover in Alice Springs to see the Rock.

Australia Zoo - Sunshine Coast, QueenslandCoral Reef - QueenslandUluru/Ayers Rock - Northern Territory

Western Australia is magnificent. Its distances are vast but the attractions are worth the travel. The Kimberley region is absolutely spectacular and Australian icon, and Broome is the center. From here you can embark on a sensational holiday cruise through the spectacular coastal scenery. The Bungle Bungle ranges are best seen from the air and daily flying tours are available. Most of Western Australia's population lives in the temperate south west and the city of Perth is a cosmopolitan center with plenty to offer the overseas tourist. It is famous for its beaches and holiday regions like Margaret River have beautiful accommodation resorts set among the wonderful wineries of the area. Huge forests of Karri and Jarrah dominate the Pemberton region and to the west the desert mining town of Kalgoorlie has been the source of vast wealth from its Gold mining. In South Australia the city of Adelaide is the capital and everyone will want to visit the Barossa valley with its famous wineries and also Kangaroo Island in the south where you will find spectacular coastal scenery and get close to much of Australia's unique wildlife.

Melbourne is the capital of Victoria and it is known as the cultural center of the country. It is a cosmopolitan mix of peoples from all over the world and this exchange of cultures is reflected in its restaurants and shopping. There are many tourist and holiday destinations which include Phillip Island, The Grampians, Lakes Entrance, The Great Ocean road and the mountains that are home to the wonderful skiing holidays and the resorts of Falls Creek, Mt Hotham, Mt Buller and Mt Buffalo. Last but not least on you tour of Australia is the island state of Tasmania. The Australian scenery here is spellbinding and ranges from wild and windswept coastlines through magical mountains and old growth forests to some of the worlds most important untouched wilderness areas. The cities of Hobart and Launceston are the major population centers and from here you can visit other fantastic destinations like Port Arthur where you will see the relics and history of Australia's first beginnings. The nations capital is Canberra and here you will find an extraordinary display of what makes up the Australian psyche and culture. Museums, art gallery's and beautiful rural scenery combine to make this a popular visiting place for tourists. All around Australia's beautiful coastline, the Australian island resorts are waiting to show you how to relax in the sunshine and complete a fantastic holiday.

Whether you choose to have an Aussie Experience by organized tour or by campervan or motorhome, staying in a luxury Australian hotel or even by flying from centre to centre and enjoying some of the fabulous islands and resorts on offer, you can rest assured that your Australian Tours and Activities holiday experience will show you all that Australia is a great and wonderful country for your next vacation.

Skyrail Kuranda - Far North QueenslandGreat Barrier Reef - QueenslandSailing the Whitsundays - Queensland








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