Surfers Paradise Travel information

Surfer Paradise is one of Australia’s best known luxury tourist icons. Surfers, as it is known, is located on the Gold Coast in the south east corner of the state of Queensland. The climate is temperate and even in winter, the southerners flock here to escape the chills of the colder states. The Gold Coast is the surfing capital of the country and Surfers Paradise is at its centre. Gold Coast beaches stretch almost unbroken for around fifty kilometers from Coolangatta in the south right through to where the Gold Coast seaway separates the mainland from South Stradbroke Island. The names of the beach may change as you travel along but the quality of the beaches and the surf remains unchanged. Surfers Paradise is at the centre of this tourist strip and is the best known of the Gold Coast destinations. This region has been the place of choice for the country’s biggest developers and the skyline is spectacular. Hundreds and hundreds of high rise resorts line the beaches and provide an almost unending supply of quality places to stay for a holiday. These resorts aim to suit the needs of every conceivable traveler. In the hinterland, a wide range of attractions have been developed to entertain the hordes of tourists who flock to the region to enjoy their annual break.

Families and kids from around the world will find Surfers Paradise a holiday paradise. First stop will be Seaworld where you can be entertained by the wildlife on display here or you can get the adrenaline pumping on one of the many rides in the adventure park. You can also take a helicopter joyride and enjoy the spectacular aerial view of the Gold Coast that it provides. Next stop will be Dreamworld. The adventure rides here are fantastic and there is something for every member of the family here. Even the bravest daredevils will have their mettle tested when trying these fantastic rides. Next stop is Movieworld and this is not a backward step. These attractions will give you fantastic value for money. If you are looking to cool of and get your thrills all at the same time then Wet N Wild Waterpark is the place to be. Try some of the sensational slides and other attractions. The kids will want to come back again and again.

When visiting Surfers Paradise try to take in one of the surf carnivals that take place most weekends. Here you will witness one of Australia’s favorite cultural pastimes. The Ironman events are as spectacular as they are grueling and you will be astounded by the skills and fitness of the competitors. The surf boat races are spectacular especially when the weather is a bit rough and the board and swim events will have you spellbound. Don’t forget to spend some quality time on the beach yourself. Have a try at surfing. If you are a novice then surfing lessons are available. Remember to swim between the flags where the world famous Australian lifeguards are active and can lend assistance if you get into difficulties. New sports like kitesurfing and windsurfing are also very popular on Surfers paradise beaches so give it a go and learn a new skill this holiday. Just remember that this is an extremely popular Surfers Paradise holiday accommodation destination and is often booked out so book early. If you can’t find what you want in resort style accommodation in Surfers, you should then try the adjoining accommodation at Main Beach or Broadbeach which have similar resorts and attractions.

We have booked literally thousands of travelers into this region so if the Gold Coast is your next luxe holiday destination then call or email us to assist with your choice of Surfers Paradise properties and we will check if there are any specials available for you.

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