As the tropical region of North-Eastern Australia, you will find two of the greatest natural wonders in the world – the Daintree Rainforest and the Great Barrier Reef. The state of Queensland offers it all.
Whether you’re looking to find new thrills or to discover new reefs, here are 5 reasons why you should visit Queensland.
Discover the Great Barrier Reef
The most popular place to visit in Queensland is the Great Barrier Reef. Today, it is considered as the world’s biggest structure that is made by living organisms. In fact, it is even seen from an outsider and larger than the Great Wall of China. The reef is estimated to reach over 200 km with almost 3000 reefs waiting to be explored.
Explore the Daintree Rainforest
The Daintree Rainforest reaches over 12,000 km deep into the North Tropical Queensland. With countless waterfalls and dense rainforest regions, the Daintree stretches through the sandy beach and into the reef where the two World Heritage sites align.
Live in Eco-Luxury at the Lady Elliot Island
Lady Elliot Island is a coral cay located right at the South region point of the Great Barrier Reef. The entire island is a mere 42 hectares that you can explore in less than an hour. You can rest along the reef and enjoy the island that is free of fishing and committed to conservation. Just don’t expect any TVs, telephones, or even radios.
Seek Thrill at the Largest Sand Island in the World
Fraser Island is established as the largest sand island in the world today. It is also a must-see spot to visit if you’re looking for an out of this world landscape of over 250 km. You will find pristine white sandy beaches with striking sand cliffs along the rainforest. Enjoy every second of your trip to Fraser Island with a great swim at Champagne Pools or Eli Creek.
Have fun at the Gold Coast’s Theme Park
As one of the most popular holiday destinations in Australia, the Gold Coast has its high reputation for fun with tons of attractions for thrill-seekers to catch their ultimate ride. There you will find high-rise apartments, shopping malls, and koala cuddling.
With reasons like these, who wouldn’t want to visit the beautiful state of Queensland? Comment below share your thoughts with us!