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The most beautiful sights of Australia

A tour of Australia is amazing! Australia is perhaps one of the most beautiful countries in the world. So many wonderful places, so many highs and so many attractions.

1. Great Barrier Reef
The colorful underwater world of Australia is known as Great Barrier Reef. The largest coral reef in the world is certainly among the divers very popular. But even if no diver can admire the coral and many species of fish using a boat. The Great Barrier Reef is located on the northeastern coast of Australia near Queensland. It consists of about four hundred species of coral, more than fifteen hundred species of fish, hundreds of islands and thousands of mollusc species. If area counts the Great Barrier Reef over two-hundred-fifteen-thousand square kilometers. A vast nature reserve which is even visible from space. The most famous dive sites are Ribbon Reefs, SS Yongala, Osrpey Detached Reef and Reef. The entire ecosystem of Great Barrier Reef.

Great Ocean Road
Great Ocean Road

2. Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
The spectacular red colored rocks of Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park is a symbol of the region also known as the red center ‘Red Centre’. The huge monolith “Uluru (also known as Ayers Rock) it jumps out properly. Thanks to the high concentration of iron and the oxidation thereof, provides the typical rust-brown / red color. The Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park is also to create a park where you wonderful walks, bird-watching, visit a cultural center or where you can make with real park rangers exciting rides. And the sun’s rising and setting may remain forever a beautiful memory of the beautiful surroundings of Uluru-Kata Tjuta.

Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

3. Sydney
The Sydney skyline is a symbol for the city. Notably the Sydney Opera House is very recognizable. The design comes from the Danish architect Jørn Utzon. It was opened in 1973 by Queen Elizabeth II. The Australian city of Sydney is the oldest and largest city in the country. Where ever Aboriginal tribes were now adorn skyscrapers, innovative structures and atmospheric city parks. Especially the Darling Harbour is a popular spot in Sydney. The nightlife and shopping around Harbourside Shopping Centre can count on daily lot of interest. Attractions such as the Sydney Harbour Bridge, Bondi Beach, the Royal Botanic Gardens, Taonga Zoo, the Art Gallery and the Museum of Contemporary Art ensure a pleasant alternation between art, culture and architecture.

Sydney
Sydney

4. Whitsunday islands
The beautiful white sands of the Whitsunday islands are a sight to behold. The archipelago on the coast of Queensland consists of the islands like Hamilton Island, Dent Island, Hayman Island and Hook Island. They are all joined to the Whitsunday Island National Park. It can provide a peaceful setting where turtles peacefully their eggs on the beach. In the immediate vicinity is the famous Great Barrier Reef. The most famous beach in the Whitsundays is the seven kilometer long Whitehaven Beach.

Whitsunday islands
Whitsunday islands

5. Kakadu National Park
In northern Australia is the Kakadu National Park. The almost twenty-thousand square kilometers of parkland. This is partly to aboriginal culture and the overwhelming nature. The park area is filled with regular wet marshland, grass landscapes, waterfalls, rivers and rocky areas. During the rainy season, large areas virtually impassable. The history of the park takes you back to prehistoric times and the aborigines, whom some live in the park. But also crocodiles, storks, eagles and water buffalo are among the people. extensively discussed means of an organized tour, all the top attractions of the National Park Kakadu

Kakadu National Park
Kakadu National Park

6. Great Ocean Road
One of the most fabulous trails in Australia is located on the south coast west of Melbourne. The route takes you past places like Tower Hill, nostalgic small villages like Port Fairy and Robe, impressive nature, rough coastlines, farms, wineries and other activities. The trip usually starts in Melbourne and finishes in Adelaide. For lovers there is also a Great Ocean Walk.

7. Melbourne
The Australian city of Melbourne in the state of Victoria, is eminently suitable as a starting point for a journey through Australia. The city was founded around 1835 by settlers and has now become the multicultural capital of the country. Melbourne is ideal for a day of shopping, a visit to the Melbourne Zoo or the Royal Botanic Gardens. But also in terms of architecture Melbourne has to offer one and the other. The Royal Exhibition Building, Eureka Tower, or the Shrine of Remembrance are excellent examples of the diversity. If you want a break then goto the lovely beach of Melbourne.

Melbourne
Melbourne

8. Shark Bay
Sharks and Australia have been several times in this combination in the news. Shark Bay lives up to its name here then really proud. Shark Bay is a bay in western Australia with a large population of sea creatures, including sharks. The now protected nature has more than one million hectares. This live manatees, dolphins, rays, sharks, reptiles and many bird species. The largest shark species, the whale shark, is regularly seen here. Shark Bay is also the largest area with different types of seagrass. This is then again the basis for food in Shark Bay.

Shark Bay
Shark Bay

9. Fraser Island
For birdwatchers and beach lovers Fraser Island is a top destination. Australian island located off the east coast at Hervey Bay, where a ferry takes you to Hook Point. Fraser Island consists mainly of beach and sand dunes where like brooding diverse bird species. The crystal clear water of Lake Wabby, Lake McKenzie, Eli Creek and invites you to swim or snorkel. With a jeep you can then drive around the island in search of adventure. For example, visit the rock formations that are better known as’ The Cathedrals.

Fraser Island
Fraser Island

10. Tasmania
Tasmania is located 240km southeast of the Australian mainland and is separated from it by the Bass Strait. The island is known for its many national parks, green rugged landscapes and the Tasmanian Devil. The Tasmanian Devil are only a few living specimens. A large part of the island is pristine and appointed national- or wildlife park. In addition, one can find many waterfalls in Tasmania. The coastline of Tasmania is mountainous with a number of white sandy beaches. In the waters around Tasmania can be ideal diving and snorkeling in the colorful underwater life.

Tasmania
Tasmania

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