Australia is home to some of the best surf beaches, architecture and wildlife in the world. Check out why these popular cities are chosen by millions of travelers each year:
With a population of over 4.5 million, Sydney is by far Australia’s largest and most popular city. It’s also known for its iconic Opera House, which is settled directly on the harbor for all to see. Not only does Sydney offer visitors fantastic surf beaches, but they have everything from fine dining, to lush public gardens, coastal walks, historical sites, and more. This Australia destination should be at the top of your list!
Melbourne is the coastal capital of Victoria and is the second largest city in Australia. This hot destination is popular for its trendy-vibes, graffitied laneways and cafes, attracting many young professionals and students in the area. Melbourne is also the most diverse city in Australia, with over 40% of its population born overseas.
This attractive riverside city has a population of just over 2 million people enjoying its subtropical climate. Explore museums, markets, galleries, eateries and its popular man-made beach. Brisbane is a great Australian destination for those looking for exciting nightlife and shopping, as well!
Known for being the second oldest city in Australia, Newcastle is home of some of the most breathtaking beaches, incredible food, and rich architecture. Its popular neighboring wine district and untouched wildlife also have a huge draw to visitors, which could be why it has the most active ports in Australia.
Perth is the only Australian city located on the Indian Ocean, with sandy beaches that line its suburban areas. Known for being the capital of Western Australia, Perth has an abundance of funky wine bars, beaches, skyscrapers, parks, and gorgeous architecture. This beautiful destination will give you a true taste of Western Australia!
Boasting incredible beaches and views, Gold Coast is a popular choice for locals and New Zealanders because of its cool surf spots and some of Australia’s best theme parks. Inland are amazing hiking trails, waterfalls, and a National Park, where you can spot rare birds and other wildlife.
No matter which city you choose to see, “the land down under” will greet you with friendly faces, beautiful landscapes and culture-rich, metropolitan experiences! Think a visit could be in your future? Then, contact us today to speak with a travel specialist!
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