The sandy beaches, the elaborate system of waterways, and inland canals make Gold Coast the tourist magnet it is today. Located on the eastern coast of Australia, Gold Coast is one of the favorite destinations for beach lovers and surfers. It also features some of the best-known theme parks such as Wet'n'Wild, Sea World, and Dreamworld, so it's ideal for the whole family. Get the chance to enjoy all these and many more by booking one of the Gold Coast hotels.
Out and About in Gold Coast
The choice of fun activities in Gold Coast is enormous. In the Wax Museum in Surfers Paradise, you can come face to face with dioramas of Australian history and effigies of famous Australian personalities including prime ministers, members of the royal family, and entertainers. You can also visit King Opal and get the chance to view and even purchase some of the exquisite opals directly from the miners. If you fancy art, do not miss the Gold Coast City Gallery. It offers more than 20 local as well as national exhibitions in its three gallery spaces. Conclude your tour by visiting the Skypoint Observation Deck, which is among the best sightseeing points in Gold Coast.
Eating and Drinking
You can visit any of the many excellent places to eat, drink, and relax in Surfers Paradise while in Gold Coast. If you are in for a hit of caffeine, get some excellent cheap coffee from any of the coffee joints in Surfers Paradise. Here, you can also enjoy a variety of Italian delicacies including creamy pasta, crunchy arancini balls, yummy tiramisu, as well as soft pillows of gnocchi.
Ready to enjoy the unique experience that Gold Coast offers? Book Gold Coast vacation packages with Travelocity. These packages include flights to Gold Coast as well as accommodation in any of the luxury, budget, or cheap hotels in Gold Coast. Download the Travelocity app to access mobile exclusive deals.