The third largest sand island in the world and popularly known as the Gem of Southeast Queensland; Moreton Island is one of the most beautiful island in Australia. Coming within the city limits of Brisbane, this island is one of the most popular tour destinations with people from across the globe along with the local tourists visiting the place in large numbers. The island initially was the home of the Ngugi tribes and later it was discovered and named by Captain James Cook and Matthew Flinders. Going to the island and seeing the shell middens will help you to connect the history with the present day and in the museum you will learn a lot more about the island, its aboriginal history and European occupation. If you are planning for a day tour or 2days holidays in the island, which is famous for its exceptional beauty and gorgeous sunsets then you can safely choose Sunset Safaris, the number one tour operators in the area and the most trusted name in Moreton Island Tourism. The company operates from Brisbane, Gold Coast and Sunshine Coast and offer pick up and drop services to the tourists.
The tour and travel packages are pretty competitive and they offer free room upgradation to the people opting for it. The journey to the island starts with a cruise across the Moreton Bay. The luxurious Mi Cat ferry has a well-stocked café and bar and has the ideal atmosphere to mingle and make new friends. To travel in the island the company’s 4WD coaches fondly called the monster buses will take you in proper style and comforts and you will be amazed by the natural beauty and how well they have been preserved. As the seats are all forward facing and the windows are quite big, you will have no problem taking in the passing landscapes and take pictures and videos without any hindrance. The Tangalooma shipwreck site provides the ideal site for snorkelling and the tour company provides for all equipment and life vests that are useful for the beginners. Wet suits are there for hire and they are eco-friendly and great for the winters when the water temperature is low. In the shallow and clear blue waters you will be able to see the multi-hued corals, reef fishes of all sizes and shapes, dolphins, turtles and even be able to swim past the elusive dugongs. Night kayaking in the same area will give you a different perspective as the tour guides will take you in transparent kayaks where you can see all under water activities pretty clearly from the glow of the lights that have been strategically placed under water. The shipwrecks provide the necessary mystery and magic and the experience is sure remain fresh in your mind for a very long time.
The tour itinerary will include a visit to the museum, light house and to see the marine animals swimming near the beach from Cape Moreton. You will also enjoy going to Honeymoon Bay, North Point and to see the shell middens that bears testimony of the aboriginal occupation. The tourists have a fun filled time swimming in the crystal clear waters of Blue Lagoon, a fresh water lake and getting into the naturally foamy waters of the champagne pools. Sand Tobogganing is something every one looks forward to as this sandy island has a number of sand dunes and Mt Tempest being the tallest one. This adventure Moreton Island Activities Australia is one of a kind where a person has to walk to the top of a dune and from there he/she will be sliding down at a speed varying between 50 to 70 kilometres per hour. With the wind in your hair and the rush of adrenaline can make you feel delirious with excitement. If you are there for the night then there are a variety of accommodation options but many tourists try Eco Glamping which is a relatively new concept. Sunset Safari’s Moreton Island tour can make you feels happy, relaxed and totally charged up to face a new day.
For more details about Moreton Island Travel Packages just visit us www.sunsetsafaris.com.au
Keywords: Moreton Island Travel Packages, Moreton Island Tourism, Moreton Island Activities Australia
By: Australian Sunset Safaris
Article Directory: http://www.articlecatalog.com
Copy and Paste Link Code:
Read other Articles from Australian Sunset Safaris:
- A trip to ‘Gem of Queensland’
- The Thrilling Great Barrier Reef Underwater Tour
- The Fun Filled Eco-Adventure Tour to Fraser Island
- Adventures at Moreton Island
- A Memorable Trip to Great Barrier Reef
- Enjoy an Action Loaded Holiday at Moreton Island
- Enjoy The Best Eco - Adventure Tour At Fraser Island
- Fraser Island - The Glory OF Sun Kissed Beaches
- Great Barrier Reef Vacation Holiday Packages
- The Marvellous Creation of Nature - Moreton Islands
Article ID 1036044 (Views 216)