Tuesday, October 1, 2013
Top Wildlife Experiences to Have in Australia
Australia boasts extremely diverse wildlife. Its hoarded wealth of more than 300 mammals, 800 birds and countless reptiles catches the fancy of hordes of travellers from all over the globe and sets them on a mad scramble for cheap deals on tickets aboard flights to the country. Here are the two wonderful experiences to have in the beautiful nation.
Walk with Quokkas
Boasting the largest quokka population in Australia, Rottnest Island is situated about 19km off the coast of Perth, just a ferry ride from the mainland. The rich wealth of the islet attracts umpteen holidaymakers who seek to make the most of money invested on tickets aboard flights arriving in Perth. Visitors can easily take ferries that leave everyday from Fremantle, Perth's Barrack Street Jetty and Hillarys Marina. Besides, one can book tickets for helicopter rides, and opt for air taxi, or even cruise.
Cassowaries, the human-sized, flightless bird with excellent blue head and neck abounds Australia. It is mostly found in north Queensland territories which are the parts of the Wet Tropics, including Mission Beach and the Cape York Peninsula. They are mostly visible on roads and walking tracks in early morning and late afternoon. These endangered species can also be witnessed in zoos of Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide, Perth and national parks such as Crocodylus Park in Darwin. The mesmerizing experience of looking at this creature literally leaves vacationers gloating over their decision of booking tickets on Australia flights and holidays.