Romantic Queensland Getaways
You definitely need to consider taking one or two Queensland getaways if you and your special loved one are looking for a vacation destination that offers ample opportunities for for romance, fun and adventure.
Queensland is one of Australia's states that occupies pretty much the entire Northeast section of the continent. And because it is so expansive, you find that it is home to many of Australia's popular tourist destinations.
The popular destinations for couples visiting the Queensland area of Australia include:
• Gold Coast
• Port Douglas
• the Great Barrier Reef
• the Sunshine Coast
• Hervey Bay
Of course, these are only some of the places, but if you have a limited amount of time to spend in Queensland together, chances are you will not be able to get everything done.
If you are looking into romantic Queensland getaways then the Gold Coast is one of those areas that you should definitely try to visit. It is also referred to as “Australia's Theme Park Capital” because there are five major amusement parks in the area. These parks are Movie World, Sea World, Wet ‘n’ Wild, DreamWorld and WhiteWater World. There is definitely a lot that you can do together romantically by spending time at some or all of these parks.
If you are not that keen on amusement parks, you can also spend time in nature by visiting the various wildlife parks on your Queensland getaways.
Take a look at some of the more popular Queensland getaways that you can enjoy together in a country that has a diverse range of wild animals:
• Gold Coast – Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary at Currumbin , David Fleay Wildlife Park at Burleigh Heads
• Sunshine Coast – UnderWater World at Mooloolaba, Australia Zoo near Beerwah/Glass House Mountains
• Brisbane – Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary at Fig Tree Pocket, Brisbane Forest Park at The Gap
• North of Brisbane – Alma Park Zoo at Dakabin , Kumbartcho Wildlife Sanctuary
Romantic Queensland Resorts & Hotels
There are a lot of hotels and resorts that are perfect for couples on romantic Queensland getaways. These include:
• Silky Oaks Lodge & Spa – this is a more rustic type of accommodation that allows couples to stay amidst Australia’s natural beauty! It is an eco lodge located right on the Mossman River.
• Kingfisher Bay Resort – this is one of the peaceful ecological resorts that happened to be voted “Australia’s Best Beach Resort” by Discovery’s Travel Channel.
• Surfers Paradise Marriott Resort And Spa, Gold Coast,
– this resort definitely lives up to the five star Marriott quality that the chain has provided over the decades. Couples will be able to share wonderful memories there!
Of course, different resorts cater to different budgets, but they all have the kind of amenities and accommodation to suit the romantic travelers.
Weekend Getaways in Queensland, Australia
Millaa Millaa Falls are three magical waterfalls Millaa Millaa, Zillie and Ellinjaa falls encircled by thriving rainforest located on the Waterfalls Circuit.
Millaa Millaa Falls are one of the most photographed in all of Australia, so make sure you bring your camera - late in the afternoon you might even catch a glimpse of a Ulysses Butterfly or a platypus!
If not there are many shimmering dragonflies that may stay still long enough.
The falls cascade flawlessly to a immaculate waterhole below where both of you can enjoy a romantic swim followed by a romantic picnic on the grassy area.
How to get to the Millaa Millaa FallsThe Millaa Millaa Falls are on the Atherton Tableland in Far North Queensland, Australia 34km south of Yungaburra.
The Millaa Millaa Falls are accessed by sealed road off the Palmerston Highwayabout 5 minutes from the township of Milla Milla.
Things to do for couples on romantic weekend getaways in Brisbane, Australia. Brisbane, Australia is one of the most creative and rapidly developing cities, while also being laid-back and having a warm enchanting atmosphere. Couples who want the chance to get away and explore new areas together will have a great time on a Brisbane vacation.
A Great Barrier Reef vacation is a perfect way for couples to enjoy each other's company and be one with some of nature's most beautiful sights. If you and your partner are the outdoors type of people who love to mingle with nature, then a trip to Australia and the Great Barrier Reef is definitely for you.
Coastal vacations in Queensland Australia: If you are looking for Australian coastal vacations that are filled with romance, you should definitely consider visiting the Gold Coast and the Sunshine Coast in Queensland. Sunset walks along the beach and many award-winning restaurants provide the perfect setting for people in love.
There is never a dull moment on romantic Queensland vacations. From the moment you awaken to the moment you close your eyes at night, there are activities that you can do as a couple that will create endless memories. The couple that visits Queensland together, definitely stays together!
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