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Gold Coast Vacation Packages
Gold Coast Vacation Packages
It's an area of Queensland that approximately 600,000 people live in.
You can find this destination 45 miles from Brisbane, the state capital of Queensland. It is also about 3 miles from North Burleigh.
Take the kids to blow off some steam at Sea World and Movie World. Dreamworld and Wet'n'Wild Water World are also worth a visit if you want to keep the good times coming.
Snap photos, admire the educational displays and learn about animal biodiversity at David Fleay Wildlife Park. If you can't spare too much time, collect a map so you don't miss any of the park's key exhibits.
There are few things in life that can match the pleasure of a delicious wine. Discover some of the region's finest at Cedar Creek Estate Vineyard and Winery and Mount Tamborine Winery. Should those wineries give you a taste for more, head for Ilnam Winery and Mount Nathan Winery.
Feeling lucky? Take on the roulette wheel or simply enjoy the high-stakes atmosphere at The Star Gold Coast.
From amateur horticulturalists to the most occasional of gardeners, everyone is sure to be inspired by the plants on display at Gold Coast Regional Botanic Gardens. Tamborine Mountain Botanical Gardens and Cascade Gardens are also worth checking out.
When it's time for a break, pick up some lunch and find a quiet corner at one of the area's scenic green spaces, such as Thunderbird Park and Springbrook National Park. Philip Park and Currumbin Rock Pools are two more nice places to while away the afternoon over a good book.
With piles of visitor information on hand, Rathdowney Information Centre & Historical Museum is an excellent place to discover what's happening in Gold Coast.
Watch on as the water tumbles off the edge of Purling Brook Falls into the bubbling pool below. Bilbrough Falls is also much-loved for its untamed vistas.
If you feel like catching a picturesque sunset, watching the seabirds or just sitting back by the water's edge, make your way to Surfers Paradise Beach or Snapper Rocks. You could also check the water temperature at at Kirra Beach and Currumbin Beach.
Need some time away from the stresses of city life? Make your way over to Burleigh Head National Park and Mount Chinghee National Park. Mount Barney National Park and Tamborine National Park Palm Grove Section are also popular with nature-loving locals.
See the world from a new perspective by spending some time at one of the area's well-curated cultural institutions. Savor the quiet and relaxing atmosphere as you check out the different displays at Wax Museum and Ripley's Believe It or Not. Surf World Gold Coast and Gold Coast War Museum are also well worth a visit.
Featuring a fascinating collection of scientific artifacts, models and displays, Springbrook Research Observatory is worth spending an afternoon at.
How can you be ready for the ever-changing future if you don't know the past? Visit Mudgeeraba Heritage Centre!
To learn more about the events and people who shaped this place, be sure to visit its many historic sites. Start your history tour at Templin Historical Village and Jellurgal Aboriginal Cultural Centre, Tours & Information Hub. When it comes to bygone times, there's always more to discover. Queensland Korean War Memorial and Anzac Park are two more insightful places to stop by.
When traveling, we constantly encounter different customs and religions. Spending a day soaking up the serene atmosphere of Reach Out for Christ, Twin Towns Uniting Church or St. Peter's Anglican Church is a nice way to glimpse this destination's spiritual side.
After experiencing the star attractions in and around Gold Coast, consider stopping by a couple of its less well-known sights. Cavill Avenue and Mariner's Cove Marina are well worth a look. If you've got more time to spare, also think about visiting Go Karting Gold Coast or Tamborine Mountain Distillery.
Before you head off, lock in your reservation for one of the 229 Gold Coast accommodation options that are listed on Expedia's hotel website.
If you're splashing out on a little luxury, be sure to check out the amenities at the Palazzo Versace, at 94 Seaworld Dr, and the Peppers Soul Surfers Paradise, at 8 The Esplanade. If you discover that those don't meet your budget and style, the Ocean Blue Motel and the Aquarius Backpackers are two more budget-friendly spots that might be a better fit.
Situated near the beach, this luxury aparthotel is 0.2 mi (0.3 km) from Oracle Boulevard and within 3 mi (5 km) of Surfers Paradise Beach and Cavill Avenue. Oasis Shopping Centre and Broadbeach Mall are also within 10 minutes.
This family-friendly Surfers Paradise hotel is located on the Strip, within a 10-minute walk of SkyPoint Observation Deck, Surfers Paradise Beach, and Cavill Avenue. Timezone and Centro Surfers Paradise are also within 10 minutes.
Situated in North Tamborine, this luxury guesthouse is within 1 mi (2 km) of Tamborine National Park Witches Falls Section, Mount Tamborine Winery, and Witches Falls Winery. Cedar Creek Estate Vineyard and Winery and Glow Worm Caves are also within 2 mi (3 km).
This family-friendly Broadbeach apartment is located by the ocean, within a 10-minute walk of Oracle Boulevard, Broadbeach Mall, and Oasis Shopping Centre. Surfers Paradise Beach and Cavill Avenue are also within 3 mi (5 km).
Mantra on View Hotel is located a block from the beachfront Esplanade, one of Surfers Paradise's entertainment hotspots. A daily shuttle connects guests to Warner Bros. Movie World, SeaWorld, and Dreamworld within a half-hour. Jupiters Casino is a 15-minute drive south.
Located in Surfers Paradise, this beachfront apartment is in the city center and within a 10-minute walk of Infinity Gold Coast, Cavill Avenue, and Surfers Paradise Beach. Sea World is 2.8 mi (4.5 km) away.
Situated by the ocean, this luxury hotel is 0.1 mi (0.1 km) from The Star Gold Coast and within 3 mi (5 km) of Surfers Paradise Beach and Cavill Avenue. Gold Coast Convention and Exhibition Centre and Oasis Shopping Centre are also within 10 minutes.
This family-friendly Coolangatta hotel is located near the airport, within a 10-minute walk of The Strand, Centro Tweed, and Twin Towns Uniting Church. Greenmount Beach and Coolangatta Beach are also within 15 minutes.