Byron Bay, Australia is an excellent vacation destination. There are so many fun things to see and do, you are bound to have a good time. There are enough surf beaches in Byron Bay to visit a different one every day and have an unforgettable surf adventure. Plus, the locals are friendly and the food and drinks are exotic, tasty and amazing. You can try all kinds of water sports, relax in a hammock in the shade and let the sound of the waves lull you to sleep or just mix and mingle with beautiful people from all over the world.
There are some incredible places to stay when you visit Byron Bay. There are wonderful hotels where you are pampered by the staff, beachfront chalets and even a luxury tree house accommodation in Byron Bay. No matter which one you choose, you'll be surrounded by natural beauty and exotic sights and sounds. You can lounge by a private pool, stroll along secluded beaches with milk-white sand, dance to enchanting music and take in mind-blowing shows. You can explore the area on a rented scooter, take an organized tour of the local highlights and hotspots or hire a taxi to take you sightseeing off the tourist trail.
Things To See And Do
Visit Byron Bay in autumn and you'll be in time for whale watching season. In summer, take a 5-day surf trip and learn to surf in all the best places in Byron Bay like Wategos Beach or The Pass. You can enjoy peace and quiet on Clarkes Beach or Tallows Beach, see small secluded coves with white sand and aquamarine water or be in the midst of all the action on the Main beach.
The Byron Bay Markets
Byron Bay's small-town charm is evident with its unique shopping area with interesting homeware, gorgeous beachy clothes and a treasure trove of tie-dye outfits and vintage clothing down the side streets. One Sunday a month you can visit the colourful stalls of the Byron Bay Markets and get quirky items, delicious eats, enjoy live music and mingle with the locals. Local and international musicians play until late evening creating a relaxed, friendly atmosphere. There are also music festivals like Splendour In The Grass and Bluesfest.
The Byron Bay Lighthouse Walk
While in Byron Bay, take the Lighthouse Walk. Start with a spectacular sunrise at Main Beach, go through the woods where you encounter wallabies, go past the cliffs where waves crash on the rocks below, visit beautiful coves, then go up to the Lighthouse on Australia's most eastern point. There are stunning views in every direction.
Visit The Hinterland And Climb Mt. Warning
The Byron Bay hinterland has beautiful rainforests, impressive waterfalls and quirky villages in addition to its beautiful beaches and coastal walks. To experience among the best sunrises in Byron Bay, climb Mt Warning. The region's highest point. It gives you a stunning view of the whole area. It will make your visit to Byron Bay unforgettable.