This week we’re taking a walk on the wild side and checking off those adventurous bucket list must-do’s in Australia! From ocean rafting to skydiving and even camel rides, there’s so much to discover and get that adrenaline pumping.
Ocean Rafting – Arlie Beach
Get ready for a fast and exhilerating ride! Ocean Rafting is the only Whitsundays tour with direct access to the iconic Hill Inlet Beach as well as special snorkel sites at Hook Island and Bordern Island. If you’d like to learn more about the Whitsundays, click here.
White Water Rafting – Mission Beach
5 hours of pumping fun in Grade 3 & 4 white water rapids are just what the doctor ordered, if you’re an adrenaline junkie. Check out some of our favorite adventure-filled vacations here.
Surfing – Byron Bay
Whether you’re a complete newb or a seasoned surfer, you’ll find Byron Bay is the perfect spot to catch some waves. If you’re looking for lessons, we’ve got you covered. One of our favorite surf schools, Let’s Go Surfing, happens to be located here. Not only are they talented surfers, but great teachers making surfing fun!
Skydiving – Mission Beach
Looking for a thrilling adventure to add to your Australian getaway? Any adrenaline junkie will tell you that skydiving is a must! Mission Beach is one of the top spots for skydiving, offering Australia’s highest jump (up to 14,000 feet!) with amazing views of the Great Barrier Reef, islands, and rainforest on your way down! This is not for the faint of heart!
Maria Island Walk – Tasmania
If something a little less adrenaline pumping while full of exploration sounds good to you, then the Maria Island Walk is where you want to be. Watch this wonderful video from our friends at Maria Island Walk and discover the natural beauty found in Tasmania.
Scuba Diving – Great Barrier Reef
Grab your flippers and air tank, it’s time for some deep sea adventuring! What better place to scuba dive than the Great Barrier Reef? Australia has loads of amazing scuba sites. Need a little inspiration? Check out one of our favorite scuba itineraries here. Or talk to Shannon, one of our travel specialists and a certified diver, and hear about her first-hand diving adventures!
4WD – Fraser Island
Camel Rides – Cable Beach
I don’t know about you, but my adrenaline has spiked just reading about these awesome Aussie adventures! Start planning and give our travel specialists a call today 312-951-8517, or check out our other amazing destinations here.