Fraser Island in Australia has made it one of the most sought after destination in the continent. Named K’gari which means paradise by the native Australians it still justifies its name. Discovered by Captain James Cook it was later named Great Sandy Island by Matthew Flinders and later it got its name from a shipwreck survivor Eliza Fraser whose story of survival, capture and subsequent rescue makes a perfect story and it is still a much discussed topic. This World heritage Site is also the largest sand island in the world covering a massive area of about 1,840 square kilometres and it stretches for over 120 kilometres in length. The entire island looks tailor made for adventure and excitement and more over the formation of perched lakes, dune movements and unique bio diversity makes it an ideal place for educational trips. All throughout the year tourists from different parts of Australia and those coming from abroad choose to spend a few days in this sand island and explore all the major attractions. Finding a tour company is not too difficult in this area, looking at the ever busy tourism sector but then everyone wants to find the best possible company who will offer packages which are both varied and pocket friendly. Sunset Safaris is by far the number one tour company in the Queensland area as the tour packages they offer are undoubtedly the best you will ever get. All tours including the 2 & 3 day tours and holiday special tours come with free room upgradation and a free tour of the famous Cooloola National Park. They operate from Brisbane, Gold Coast and Sunshine Coast and you can get picked up from the various pre-determined points given in these areas and in fact you can join the tour even from Noosa.
For travelling to Fraser Island Tour the company has a number of 4WD coaches with all forward facing seats, huge picture windows and great entertainment systems that make the journey much more enjoyable. The coaches will take you on the scenic beach road instead of the normal road and so don’t forget to bring your cameras and take some pictures. During the break journey at Cooloola you will be able to see the colourful Rainbow Beach, Teewah Beach, Red Canyon, Double Island point and Noosa where you can spot the kangaroos in their natural habitat. As this place is right next to your destination you will not be wasting time allotted for the Fraser Island trip and will be there soon to start your adventure. The tour schedule and itinerary gets carefully planned by the company and is executed efficiently by their award nominated tour guides. Some of the places that you will be visiting include Indian head from where you can observe the marine animals swimming near the beach, go for a 4WD drive on the 75 mile beach and drive past the majestic Cathedrals, see the beautiful Rainbow Gorge, Yiddney Dripping Rocks and enjoy the tranquillity of the Central Station.
The vast expanse of sandy terrain will give you the feel of being in a Desert and you can try the ultimate adventure sport - Sand Tobogganing. This activity can safely be tried by people belonging to different age groups and will require you to climb to the top of a dune and then balancing yourself on top of a board you have to slide down at a speed that can go up to 70 kilometres per hour. From the top of a dune to the bottom of the sea, the adventure will continue and for the Snorkelling Fraser Island tour you will be taken to the Maheno shipwreck site and fully equipped with the best of gear and wet suits which you can hire, you can see the magic of the water world. Thousands of reef fishes, sea turtles, colourful corals and many other marine plants and animals will fascinate you with their variety and colours. Those who are there for the night can opt to go for the night kayaking which is both a tour speciality and a must do activity. Eco glamping, beach parties and mid night walk along the beach can make your holidays a memorable one and with Sunset Safaris tour guides looking after all your arrangements you can have the most relaxing time of your life.
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