Australia is quite a unique place in that its country that is also a continent as well. As such it is a wild and beautiful place with many amazing attractions, things to do and places to go.
Here is our list of the top attractions and places to visit in Australia.
The Opera House
The Opera House is one of greatest architectural structure in the world. This unique building is beautifully crafted and is surrounded by the ocean. South of the Opera House is the Royal botanical gardens which had even more beauty to the Opera house.
Visitors can enjoy a tour of the Opera House, visit the theatres, the cinema, and the studios and concert hall. You will certainly have an appetite after a wonderful tour, so why not relax and have a delicious meal in one of its restaurant.
Great Barrier Reef
This is named one of the world Heritage site by UNESCO. This beautiful natural resource of the world is located off the coast of Queensland in north-eastern Australia.
The Great Barrier Reef comprises of thousand of reefs and hundreds of islands made of over 600 types of hard and soft coral. Its home to countless species of colourful fish, molluscs and starfish, plus turtles, dolphins and sharks. This reef is 2,300km long ecosystem.
Sydney Harbour Bridge
The Sydney Harbour Bridge connects the Sydney central business district and the North Shore. This Arch Bridge magnificently sits above the ocean of water below it. Tourists from all over the world visit Australia to get a beautiful glimpse of the Sydney bridge whether it’s by climbing the bridge, using the ferry or standing from the Harbour, a visit to the bridge is a must have experience.
Located in Sydney Australia, the zoo houses a wide variety of over 4,000 animals of 350 species. The zoo was officially open in October 1916. The zoo displays the natural beauties of animal and provides education to the public about these animals and the environments.
The Shrine of Remembrance
This memorial site was built in remembrance of the men and women of Victoria who served in World War I and now serves as memorial for all Australians who have served in war. It is located in Kings Domain on St Kilda Road, Melbourne Australia. Remembrance Day happens every year on November 11. The Shrine of Remembrance is also a site of the observance of Anzac Day which happens on April 25 annually.
Bondi Beach is one the most popular beach in Sydney Australia and many tourists’ visits to enjoy the sun, sand and water.
Hunter region also known as Hunter Valley is located north of Sydney in New South Wales. Hunter region is one of Australia’s major wine regions with its history dating back to the early 1800s.
Hunter region has a variety wineries from well know brand to family run boutiques. The wineries offer wine tastings and vineyard tours. So take a trip and enjoy.
Uluru also known as Ayers Rock is assumed to have been around 550 million years. Its’ within Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, which also includes the 36 red-rock domes of the Kata Tjuta.
Ulura is sacred to Indigenous Australians. The Uluru is an amazing attraction for viewing.
The Twelve Apostles
This is located off the shore of the Port Campbell National Park, by the Great Ocean Road in Victoria, Australia. The twelve apostles is a rear collection of limestone stacks and the proximity to one another has become one of the most popular tourists’ attractions. Surrounded by the water, it is simply a wonderful place to see.
Royal Botanic Garden
The beautiful Royal Botanic Garden, located in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia is breath taking. The Botanical garden is the oldest scientific institute in Australia, since 1816. This historic site is one of the most visited sites in Australia by tourists.