With the vibrant cities of Sydney and Melbourne and a breathtaking scenic coastline, New South Wales and Victoria truly do have some amazing views to be seen. When planning your next holiday to these wonderful states, be sure to book yourself in for some of the best ways to experience all that Australia’s South East has to offer. Whether you want to experience the bright lights of the city skyline or embark upon an unforgettable scenic journey, along the Great Ocean Road, be sure to make the most out of your holiday with these memorable experiences.
Eureka Skydeck 88
If you’re searching for unbeatable views of the sparkling city skyline, there’s no topping the awe inspiring views from the observation platform at Eureka Skydeck 88 in South Bank, Melbourne. The Skydeck offers 360 degree, uninterrupted views of the CBD and surrounding suburbs, including some of the country’s most infamous attractions, such as the Melbourne Cricket Ground, Yarra River and Port Phillip Bay. View finders are scattered across the observation deck, providing the perfect vantage points for viewing some of the city’s most iconic landmarks.
Sydney Harbour Bridge Climb
For all of the adrenaline junkies out there, combine your passion for thrill seeking with an unforgettable Sydney Harbour Bridge Climb. One of just a few bridge climbs throughout the entire world, visitors can choose their climbing style, with a range of options including The Express Climb, The Discovery Climb & your basic Bridge Climb. If you want to make your way to the highest point of the bridge, in the fastest time possible, book in for the adrenaline pumping Express Climb. If you want to experience the most breathtaking views of the city skyline, throughout the entirety of your journey, embark upon the Discovery Climb, for the unforgettable adventure of a lifetime.
Drive the Great Ocean Road
One of the most famous routes in Australia, if not the world, the Great Ocean road provides a breathtaking driving experience for travellers. Along the southern coast of Australia, travellers can experience stunning views from the city of Geelong, through to the coastal regions of Lorne and Apollo Bay. Along your journey, you’ll experience unforgettable adventures, including walks through the Otway Ranges and various viewing stations along the coastal highway.
Catch a Tram
As the saying goes, ‘When in Rome, do as the Romans do’. Well, when you’re in Victoria, live like the locals and jump on a tram to experience some of the best sights of the cities. Trams have regular stops within the Melbourne CBD, along with various stations in suburbs located on the outskirts of the city. A tram is a great way to not only find your way around the busy city of Melbourne, but to also discover a journey through the history of Australia.
Victor is a travel and accommodation consultant for Quickbeds, helping people plan and book accommodation both around Australia and internationally. In his spare time, Victor is also enjoys documenting his favourite travel experiences and destinations as a contributor to several travel guides. For more about Quickbeds visit www.quickbeds.com