lunch cruise gold coast
The gold-tinted city blanketed by verdant foliage is famed for its surfing spots, long sandy beaches and elaborate system of inland canals and waterways. The metropolitan region located South of Brisbane on Australia’s East Coast is also home to numerous theme parks, hiking trails, mountain ridges and valleys. All these guarantee an amazing vacation for whoever visits this city of happiness. Energetic, enthusiastic, electric, eclectic! These are just some of the words that sum up the social scene that Gold Coast was built on. Sightseeing & Lunch cruises in Gold Coast is an apt way to soak in the astounding ambience of the place.
Wind your way along the scenic canals and azure waterways while enjoying scenic views of Chevron Island and Paradise Waters. Marvel over the glittering Palazzo Versace hotel and listen to the on-board commentary as you pass historic sites and modern landmarks.
Tweed River cruises
Totally different from the usual sightseeing ones, Tweed river cruises involves intriguing activities that tend to keep you entertained throughout the cruise.
Explore the pristine water of Tweed River, move way up the river, away from the coast to a whole new ecosystem, the view changes from sand dunes and high-rises to cane fields and forests. Explore the subtropical rainforest that borders the elegantly flowing Tweed River. The vast scenario of over 200 species of plants studded along the banks alone is sure to let your mind revel into the tranquility of nature. As you cruise further the impressive center of the ancient Tweed Volcano comes into view. If you are cruising at the right time of the day, you will be bestowed with the beautiful sight of large size pelicans flying overhead.
Crab catching cruise is another unique mid-day entertainment if you would like a hands-on experience in crab catching. Tweed region is known as the mud-crab heartland and rightly so, as the density of crabs inhabiting the place is beyond comparison. Pull up crab pots from the banks of the Tweed River and try your luck at fishing, yabbie pumping etc.
Other than cruising
The sheltered waters at Coolangatta Beach and popular surfing spot at Main Beach are the two places that get flooded by the tourists during the peak season time. With plenty of kid-friendly rides and loveable cartoon characters, the theme parks of Gold Coast is not far behind when it comes to a good place for mid-day entertainment.
If you want to notch up your adventure level a bit more, then the best thing to do is to take a plunge from 12,000ft. The Skydive is sure to excite, inspire and terrify you at the same time. See spectacular views of Gold Coast while hovering over the glistening skyline.
All these indefinitely make this coastal city a tourist haven!