If you wish to visit this marvelous old continent and don`t really know where to start from, consider this your virtual guide to Australia with top 10 Most Beautiful Places in Australia that deserve a closer look if you have the change.
Kangaroos, Aboriginals and red sands are only a few symbols of the Australian continent, however nature has been really generous to the Australian inhabitants and has blessed them with so many natural miracles, breathtaking views and places to be.
Let`s start together our virtual tour to the most beautiful places in Australia and get you going on for the real deal. Enjoy these Australian beauties!
# 10 Sydney Harbor and Opera
The most representative city of Australia, Sydney is an amazing port city at the Pacific Ocean where it flags its beautiful architectural symbols, namely the Sydney harbor and bridge and the famous Sydney Opera. We advise you to embark on a ferry and have a pleasant cruise through the port and connect to these beauties.
# 9 Blue Mountains National Park
If you expect to visit Sydney and think that you may also get a quick view of the nature of Australia,
Blue Mountains National Park is your place. Located 81 km west of Sydney, Blue Mountains National Park stands on an uplifted plateau dissected by large rivers. Canyons, rock formations and amazing cliffs, waterfalls and rainforests are all a small part of this amazing park and we assure you there are many things to see and do over there. Simply beautiful!
# 8 Devils Marbles
Some of the oddest rock formations in the whole continent, the Devils Marbles is another magnificent spot to visit in Australia. Located almost at the heart of the small continent, Karlu Karlu, as the aboriginals call it are outstanding and unexplained. The believe the site to be eggs of the mythical Rainbow Serpent, as the story was passed from generation through generation. Until scientists find a better explanation, you shall have the opportunity to pay a visit and admire these extraterrestrial sites.
# 7 Great Ocean Road
This Australian heritage listed 243 km along the south-eastern coast, the Great Ocean Road is a natural path as well as a manmade road along the ocean`s shore. Some of the most amazing views of the whole continent can be seen here, including the national symbol Twelve Apostles stack formations. The best way to enjoy this amazing spot is by car, traveling along the coast. Give it a shot!
# 6 Tasmania
The smallest Australian country is Tasmania, located in the Tasmania Island in the south Australia, this is one of the most exotic spots you could go to. The beaches, the coast, the rainforest as well as the Wineglass Bay and the breathtaking National Parks. This is exotic and refreshing and so different form our civilization that you will fall in love with it, but you have to beware of the little devil, the Tasmanian Devil, of course.
# 5 Kimberley
The Kimberley Coast of Western Australia is a place of sheer beauty and magnificent views because of the Lennard River, the steep-sided mountain ranges as well as the famous horizontal waterfalls. You could visit the Purnululu National Parkwith the sandstone domes as well as one of the other 7 national parks there and if you find yourself close by, visit the city of Perth, one of the most beautiful cities of Australia, located in the Kimberley region.
# 4 Great Barrier Reef
Everybody`s heard of the Great Barrier Reef, I believe. Well, if you love the wildlife as much as we do and you`re also a fan of scuba diving, this is the best place to see some amazing natural formations as well as exotic fish and everything in between. A travel by boat in the shallow waters could also do the trick! This is a must see.
# 3 Kakadu National Park
Located within the Alligator River, it is a natural resource of wildlife and landforms of all sorts. Here you will get to see estuaries and tidal flats, floodplains, lowlands, the stone country, the outliers and so on as well as a remarkable variety of wildlife forms. The place is rich in Aboriginal cultural sites, cave painting and even aboriginal inhabitants that have lives to tell their story up to now. This is a breath of fresh air and a great escape idea into the great outdoors.
# 2 Whitehaven Beach
One of the most beautiful beach I’ve seen in my life and definitely the most amazing one in Australia, Whitehaven Beach is located along the Whitsunday Island in the Queensland in the south-western part of the continent. In 2008 was awarded Queensland’s Cleanest Beach in Keep Australia Beautiful 2008 Clean Beach Challenge State Awards and no wonder for that. Known for its pure white sands of 98% pure silica, and for the fact that it does not retain heat, unlike regular sand, Whitehaven Beach is definitely heavens on Earth.
# 1 Most Beautiful Place in Australia
Red Center with Uluru Mountain
Perhaps the most representative place of Australia, the Uluru Mountain located in the Red Center is one of the most beautiful views you could ever get to see. Smoothly shaped along millions of years, this mountain is a great tourist attraction for people who love to climb and walk as much as possible. This sandstone rock formation is a sacred place for the Anangu aboriginals who live here and habit for most of the Australian kangaroos. This is a place of sheer beauty and legends, as well as a breathtaking view. Amazing!