Top Australian Tourist Attractions

By on December 16, 2014

Being a very large country that consists of the mainland of the continent and two main Tasmania islands, plus vast open expanses, forests, deserts, mountains beaches grasslands and ocesan, Australia is a very prominent tourists destination in the whole world. Below are some of the main attractions that you should never miss on your visit in Australia.

Sydney

Sydney

 

This is the most well-known city in the whole of Australia and it lies on Australia’s southeastern coast. The city is bustling with a wealth of culture, fashion, design and a variety of delicious cuisines. There are several restaurants, top-notch hotels markets and many more attractions in Sydney.

Sydney Opera House

Sydney Opera House

This opera house is located in the city of Sydney that today stands as one of the modern wonders of today’s world was designed by a Danish architect Jorn Utzon. This UNESCO heritage center is a multi-purpose venue that holds the center of performing arts in Australia. Many people visit the place to enjoy the popular musical, dance and theatrical performances at this wonderful site. Furthermore, many have traveled to marvel at the unique architecture of the structure.

Australian Museum

Australian Museum

This was formerly referred to as the Sydney Museum or the Colonial Museum. The site is prominent for its anthropology and true history as it stands to be the most ancient of all Australian Museums. There are proper displays of invertebrate and vertebrate zoology collections plus anthropology and other historic items in the museum.

Melbourne

Melbourne

This is the second most renowned city in the whole of Australia popular for its sporting, cookery and culture. It serves as the capital and most renowned city in the Victoria state which is well famed for its Victorian- period stunning architecture. There are several attractions in Melbourne such as verdant gardens, galleries, vast parks, theaters and museums.

The Royal Botanic Garden

The Royal Botanic Garden

Just adjacent to the heart of Melbourne in the Victoria state lies the finest and most outstanding gardens in Australia and the world at large. Royal Botanic Gardens extended to cover an expanse of 35 hectares which is approximated to 87 acres. The wonderful terrain gives you the opportunity to watch see the large diversity of flora and unwind in the quiet and tranquility of the gardens.

Great Barrier Reef

Great Barrier Reef

Along the Coral Sea on the outskirts of Queensland’s coast in Australia’s northwest lies the Great Barrier Reef which is a must-see destination in Australia. Many have referred to it as the one of present day natural wonders in the whole world. In 1981, the site was declared as a UNESCO world heritage site. It is a favorite and well travel tourist site that offers opportunities for scuba diving plus boating in its warm crystal clear waters.

Gold Coast

Gold Coast

This is a great coastal city in the far south east corner of Queensland State. Many refer to it as a Surfers Paradise. The city is renowned for its beautiful surfing beaches, canal systems, sunny-subtropical climate, grand waterway and beautiful skyline plus skyscrapers in addition to its vibrant nightlife, and. You can enjoy the bracing air, beaches, and numerous tourist attractions of the city.

Brisbane

Brisbane

This major city in Queensland is another quite popular tourist destination. You can take pleasure in doing some shopping at Queen Mall, enjoy exceptional cuisines at the wonderful restaurants, cafes, plus take boardwalks in the South Bank. You will certainly be marveled by Fortitude Valley’s vibrant nightlife. Also do some exciting shopping and eating at artsy shops and West End cafes. Dine at New Farm’s stylish dining places and of course cruise on River Brisbane at Brett’s Wharf.

Belair National Park

Belair National Park

Just 13 km on the outskirt of southern Adelaide within South Australia lies Belair National Park. The park is prominent for its several attractions among which are the Old Government House, Playford Lake, Adventure Playground and the park Nursery. You will playing tennis, biking, horse riding and walking. Other important parks prominent in Australia include Daintree National Park.

Beaches

Hyams Beach

The beautiful coastline with close to 50000 km has wonderful beaches which have attracted several tourists in the who world. Some of them include: Hyams Beach, Pebbly Beach, and Cable Beach.

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