By CruiseDirector | July 13, 2012
One of the most visited tourist spots in the world is the Whitsunday islands situated in the heart of Queensland, Australia. It is also the home of one of the world’s seven natural wonders, Australia’s Great Barrier Reef. In addition, it is one of the most favorite yachting spots in the South . Explore its breath-taking coral gardens through scuba diving or snorkeling. Explore the entire island through Whitsundays yacht charter or have a bird’s eye view of the magnificent island group through a helicopter. Whitsundays island is the best place to have a fun-filled adventure with your special someone, family and friends. There are just too many things to do and numerous places to visit. Here are some of the many places to be in Whitsundays paradise.
The Airlie Beach
Airlie Beach is a definitely a place to be whenever you are in the Whitsunday Islands. It is a picturesque beach town overlooking the beautiful waters of the Pioneer Bay filled with extravagant yachts. Known to be the doorway to the Whitsunday Islands, it is usually found to be the perfect mainland base for may tourists in the area.
Airlie Beach is also known for the wide arrays of accommodations which are perfect for anyone who wants affordable and yet stylish hotels. It offers a shopping are where tourists can find almost anything they need including souvenirs and gift items. The Airlie Beach Lagoon is also a favorite destination among visitors who wants to give their children a treat to the world’s best and safest kiddy pools.
The Conway Beach
The Conway beach is yet another destination where you can take a romantic stroll at the seashore or have a sailing Whitsunday experience. It has lots of shaded picnic areas, caravan park and clean public toilets. If you want to catch some fish, you can always visit Wilson beach which is a just short drive away from Conway. Or make a quick stop to see the famous Proserpine river.
You could also find your way to the magnificent Cedar Creek Falls along the road to Conway Beach. It is one of the fantastic spots in this area to have a picnic and enjoy the wonderful gifts of nature.
A Day at the Dingo Beach
Starting from Airlie Beach going to the north, you can reach the famous Dingo Beach either by land or by a fabulous Whitsunday yacht charter. It is home for the world famous dugong sanctuary. You can also take your friends for a quick stop at one of Dingo Beach’s famous pubs.