Cruising is one of the best ways for seniors to see Australia and can also be combined with land based tours for those who want a bit more adventure. If you dream of sailing into Sydney Harbour then read on for some of the highlights to experience when cruising in Australia.
Australia is a very diverse country but many of its iconic attractions are beside the water. In Sydney you can marvel at the famous Opera House or chill out on Bondi Beach. With luxurious cruise accommodation you’ll have the best of both worlds.
Remember, as with any holidaymaker sure you have peace of mind on your Cruise, Travel insurance is a must for all trips.
The Queensland Coast is another big highlight of any cruising holiday and is renowned for the Great Barrier Reef. Whilst there are scuba diving opportunities here you’ll find alternative ways of seeing the marine life including glass bottomed boat tours, snorkelling and sea walkers. In South Australia you’ll find wine tasting in a region famed for its vineyards. Many cruise lines offer excursions to see the wildlife too so places like Kangaroo Island are popular with visitors.
For seniors on cruises you can do as much or as little as you want. Some seniors choose to spend a day surfing on the Gold Coast whilst others are happy to enjoy the views from the deck.
In Australia you can take trips into the Red Centre or enjoy some culture in Brisbane’s arty city centre. There are the beaches and spectacular scenic views to enjoy in Perth and in Northern Australia spend time in Kakadu where you may even see a croc. Australia is a top destination for senior cruises and has something for everyone. Start planning that cruise of a lifetime today.