8 Most Awesome Adventure Activities In Australia

Posted By vignesh on October 31, 2015 at 12:09pm | Adventure Sport, Asia, Australia, Blog, Cities of Australia, New Zeland, Travel

8 Most Awesome Adventure Activities In Australia

This part of the world possesses a sense of adventure that few places can rival. Here, you can find excitement above and below sea level; you just have to know where to look. From the reefs of Fiji to the peaks of Queenstown, U.S. News ranks the best destinations for thrill-seekers. Nominate your top picks below to help us determine next year’s ranking.

1. Adventure Great Barrier Reef

The Great Barrier Reef lies off the eastern coast of Australia and covers 1,250 miles. With 1,625 types of fish and 3,000 coral reefs, the reefs are sure to enchant even the most seasoned traveler. What’s more, numerous tour providers offer boat rides and guided dives.

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One of Australia’s most remarkable natural gifts, the Great Barrier Reef is blessed with the breathtaking beauty of the world’s largest coral reef. The reef contains an abundance of marine life and comprises of over 3000 individual reef systems and coral cays and literally hundreds of picturesque tropical islands with some of the worlds most beautiful sun-soaked, golden beaches. Because of its natural beauty, the Great Barrier Reef (adventure) has become one of the worlds most sought after tourist destinations. A visitor to the Great Barrier Reef can enjoy many experiences including snorkelling, scuba diving, aircraft or helicopter tours, bare boats (self-sail), glass-bottomed boat viewing, semi-submersibles and educational trips, cruise ship tours, whale watching and swimming with dolphins.

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2. Kakadu National Park

This national park features several different terrains — from deserts to wetlands — that house a variety of species. Join an organized tour through the park: only experienced travelers should venture deep into Kakadu without a guide for safety reasons.

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Located 240 kilometres east of Darwin in Australia’s tropical north, Kakadu National Park is Australia’s largest terrestrial national park. Kakadu covers almost 20,000 square kilometres and is a place of enormous ecological and biological diversity. It extends from the coast and estuaries in the north through floodplains, billabongs and lowlands to rocky ridges and stone country in the south. These landscapes are home to a range of rare and endemic plants and animals, including more than one-third of Australia’s bird species and one-quarter of its freshwater and estuarine fish species.

FOR MORE INFORAMTION: http://www.parksaustralia.gov.au/kakadu/

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3. Queenstown

The Adventure birthplace of bungee jumping offers many adrenaline-pumping activities, including skydiving, skiing, rafting and mountain biking. The city’s striking landcape — composed of the water of Lake Wakatipu and the slopes of the Remarkables — is perfect for these sports.

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Queenstown New Zealand has been dubbed the Adventure Capital of the World and with this title comes a plethora of adrenaline inducing, heart stopping and hair raising activities all designed to make your stay unforgettable. From bungy jumping, sky diving and jet boating in some of the most scenic locations in the world, to fine dining in some of New Zealand’s most prestigious restaurants. Queenstown has something for everyone and caters to all skill levels. Queenstown.com is a comprehensive Queenstown Activities directory and local information guide. Browse our site to find the best places to play, eat, and sleep. Keep up to date with Queenstown events, get the latest Queenstown Flight Information or check the weather, webcams and snow reports to pick the best days to carve the slopes.

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4. Fiji

Fiji’s natural landscape will lure you from your lavish accommodations and into the great outdoors for Adventure. Take Taveuni: This adventure island possesses dazzling coral reefs, a towering waterfall and a rainforest trail. Or explore the Yasawas, a chain of 20 islands with volcanic peaks and lagoons.

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Located in the heart of the South Pacific, Fiji is blessed with 333 tropical islands that are home to some of the happiest people on Earth. Known for its luxurious private-islands, all-inclusive resorts, top spas, culinary destinations and outdoor adventures, Fiji is most widely celebrated for its culture, which uniquely welcomes visitors home. Fiji’s white sand beaches and pristine, crystal-clear ocean waters offer an ideal vacation destination for divers, honeymooners and families– or simply, those looking to relax and get away from it all. Fiji is easily accessible through convenient, direct flights from Los Angeles or Honolulu aboard Fiji Airways.

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5. Auckland

You’ll find plenty of outdoor pursuits across New Zealand. Auckland touts more traditional activities than Queenstown, like hiking in the Waitakere Ranges and fishing off rocky Rangitoto Island. But you can enjoy heart-pumping thrills here, too, such as bungee jumping at Sky Jump.

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This is a land of idyllic islands and rolling green hills. Forever young – this is 100% pure Auckland – the home of hospitality, world class wines and superb cuisine. Experience the relaxed friendly pace of life, chat to the locals and make yourself at home in this fascinating city of 1.3 million people.

Highlights include:

•  City of Sails – races, regattas, Louis Vuitton
•  Wonderful Waitemata Harbour & the Hauraki Gulf islands
•  Bush walks and “black beaches”
•  Gannets and golden sands
•  Farmers markets and boutique wineries

FOR MORE INFORMATION CLICK HERE

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6. Sydney

Despite its cosmopolitan appearance, Sydney has a rugged spirit. With the wind in your sails, you can coast out of Sydney Harbour and admire the urban landscape from the azure water. If you’re brave enough to ride a few waves, head to Bondi Beach for ideal surfing conditions.

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Experience Sydney’s natural beauty and culture around Sydney Harbour and the historic Rocks. Explore famous coastal beaches such as Bondi, Bronte, Coogee and Palm Beach. Bushwalk through Sydney Harbour National Park, dine at world-class restaurants, visit the Blue Mountains. Join Sydney’s vibrant events – from Mardi Gras to the New Years Eve Fireworks.

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7. Perth

Visitors who come to Perth are shocked to find adventure in the middle of the city. Kings Park is one of the world’s largest inner-city parks, measuring almost 1,000 acres. In addition to 19 urban beaches, nearby Rottnest Island (accessible by ferry) boasts 63 beaches of its own.

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Embrace Perth’s relaxed magic with a sunset drink on Cottlesloe Beach, a cruise down the Swan River or live music in inner-city enclaves of Adventure. Walk Kings Park and visit historic Fremantle.  Swim, bike and catch rock lobster along Rottnest Island’s secluded bays.  Combine Perth with a journey to the Pinnacles, Monkey Mia.

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8. Brisbane

Brisbane attracts intrepid travelers with a sense of adventure and a yen for a substantial city. Athletic types will find it hard to resist Mount Coot-tha’s numerous hiking and biking trails. When you reach the summit, you’ll be rewarded with breathtaking city views.

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Discover Brisbane, the sunny, sophisticated capital city of Queensland and gateway to its many famous attractions. Combine art and outdoor adventure in Brisbane, where South Bank’s cultural institutions and restaurants meet riverside gardens and a lagoon. Take a paddlesteamer or ferry down the Adventure Brisbane River, abseil Kangaroo Point cliffs and bike ride through the City Botanic Gardens. Day trip to Moreton Island or add Noosa, the Sunshine Coast and the Gold Coast hinterland to your itinerary in adventure.

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HOW TO  REACH AUSTRALIA :

Australia is a very well connected country with the rest of the countries in Europe, America and Asia by air. Qantas, the national carrier is one of the best airlines in the world. The have several Airbus A380 in their fleet which helps them connect several major cities of the world with Australia. Air Asia, Cathay Pacific, Air India, Malaysia Airlines, Singapore Airlines, Srilankan Airlines, Etihad Airways, Emirates and Thai Airways from all metropolitan cities in India and other countries.

Have A Nice Day In Adventure Australia….

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