Queensland’s Gold Coast is said to be the sixth-largest city in Australia. Its coastal location ensures that it brings tourists, who love beaches and adventure, to its shores, throughout the year. Apart from surfing and snorkelling, Gold Coast tourism brings with it the chance to dine at some lovely restaurants and enjoy an action-packed and adventurous holiday.
Located in the Southeast corner of Queensland, Gold Coast is also covered with forests of all kinds, lending to its vibrant and lush interiors. The city is mostly known for the 70 km of coastline and beaches such as the Main Beach, Broadbeach, Surfers Paradise and several others, which are an important element of Gold Coast tourism. The climate here is subtropical and humid – warm winters and hot summers with rains during the summer season.
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Gold Coast brings together the best of different experiences. For holiday goers who want to simply laze by the beach, a Gold Coast tour comprising of all the beaches ought to be sufficient. However, for those who want something more out of their holiday, there are plenty of exciting options here.
Adventure and thrill seekers should definitely visit the theme parks such as Dreamworld and Warner Bros. Movie World where there are several thrilling rides that will make your hair stand up on end. There are zoos, sanctuaries, aquariums, wildlife parks, rainforests and several other activities that will make your Gold Coast tour memorable.
One of the most unforgettable things you can do on your trip to the Gold Coast is enjoy whale watching tours where you can spot whales from up close. Complete your trip with shopping and visiting historical sights and dining at some upscale restaurants.