World heritage listed Fraser Island in Australia is famous as a tour destination both for its natural beauty and for its rich Aboriginal and European history and the exciting tale of how the island was named after a shipwreck survivor Eliza Fraser. According to the Archaeological research, Fraser Island was initially occupied by the aboriginal Australian tribes some 5000 years ago before it was discovered by Captain James Cook and later by Matthew Flinders. The native Butchulla people had named the island K’gari which means paradise when you translate it to English. Only when you visit this sand island which happens to be the largest in the world then only you will realize how apt this ancient name was and after so many years how it still remains a natural paradise and is undoubtedly one of the most sought after tour destinations in the world.
Covering a vast expanse of land that is almost 1,840 square kilometres area wise and is 120 kilometres in length. This beautiful island is made up of sand that has been accumulating for almost 750,000 years and its unique bio diversity is what makes it such an interesting place. Fresh water bodies, rainforests growing on sand dunes, pristine beaches and a huge variety of plants and animal life both on land and under the sea has made it a perfect tour destination for the domestic as well as foreign tourists. Gone are the days when people used to do all their travel arrangements themselves, but in today’s fast paced life, it is much easier to arrange for your Fraser Island Tours and accommodations at the click of a button. As tourism is a flourishing business in Australia as a whole and especially in Queensland area there are a lot of travel companies who offer attractive package deals to see this heritage site. But after going through the glowing reviews written by happy customers and knowing that this tour company has been the winner of the certificate of excellence from Trip Advisor, most of the tourists opt for Sunset Safaris, the most popular tour company in the area. They offer extremely economical and all-inclusive tour package to Fraser Island which come with free room upgradation and a free tour of the famous Cooloola National Park.
You can join the tour from Brisbane, Gold Coast and Sunshine Coast and with free pick up and drop facility it is quite flexible and convenient. For those doing direct bookings, there is an awesome price match guarantee which can put any doubt you may have to rest. Comfortable 4WD coaches take the tourists through the picturesque beach road and they get to see Cooloola either on their way to or while coming back from the destination. The national park will amaze you with its colourful Rainbow Beach, Teewah Beach, Red Canyon, Double Island Point and Noosa and after a short while you can be in Fraser Island Tourism as the place is right next door. The tour guides who know the island like the back of their hands will take you on a roller coaster ride of excitement, adventure and discovery where you will enjoy a 4WD on the 75 mile beach see the majestic Cathedrals (huge sand dunes) and spot a lot of marine animals from the Indian Head. Sand tobogganing will let you fly through the sands and you will be introduced to the magical water world during the snorkelling tour near the Maheno shipwreck site. The night kayaking in the same area can give you a completely different experience and you can see the underwater activities from the transparent kayaks which have LED lights for illuminating the area. Hiking in the rainforest trails, swimming in the perched lakes, walking along the Hammer Stone sand dunes to observe the gradual disappearance of Lake Wabby and floating downstream on Eli’s Creek can be everything you could have wished for. With excellent planning and management of Sunset Safaris your vacation will be nothing but the very best.
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