Queensland Travel Guide
Find the best day tours, sightseeing activities, excursions & things to do in Queensland. You can also search tours which either depart from, visit or finish in Queensland. Popular places to visit include the Great Barrier Reef, Cairns, WhitSunday Islands and the spectacular east coast.
Activities, Tours & Things to Do in Queensland
Best Places to Visit in Queensland
- Port Douglas
- Gold Coast
- Hervey Bay (gateway to Fraser Island)
- Magnetic Island
- North Stradbroke Island
- South Stradbroke Island
- Sunshine Coast
- Hamilton Island
- Daydream Island
- The Whitsundays (famous for Airlie Beach and Whitehaven Beach)
East Coast Australia Tours
The East Coast is a place almost entirely dedicated to outdoor fun and surfing, there is also great night life and clubc, don't expect to get much sleep here and you'll enjoy a good time here on your weekends or free time from work.
From Townsville, you can take a ferry to Magnetic Island even after a few hours on arrival. The island is just twenty minutes by boat from Townsville and here you can relax or even go scuba diving.
The Whitsunday Islands and Fraser Island are a must, places like this you can only ever dream of which are truely almongst some of the most beautiful places in the world. Think about the best beach you have ever been to and you will find better ones here.
Whitsunday Sailing Tours
Sail around one of the most naturally beautiful areas of the world off the East Coast of Australia.
During these trips you will travel and sleep on a comfortable sailing boat getting guided to some of the best locations in the region. You will get to see beautiful places like the Great Barrier Reef which is where this sailing trip starts when you meet the other travellers and crew. Most tours visit Hamilton Island and you will get to see one of the worlds' true paradises.
There are lots of stop offs on route where you can explore islands on foot, go swimming, snorkelling or just relax and take in the surroundings. From relaxing on the white sandy Whitehaven beaches, hiking in Tongue Bay and swimming and snorkelling these experiences will be the trip of a lifetime. You will also get to see lots of marine wildlife.
Places you willl usually visit include: Hamilton Island Marina, Tongue Bay, Blue Pearl Bay, Hook Island / Nara Inlet, Cid Harbour/Sawmill Bay and Long Island. Whitsunday sailing adventures usually start from £400.