Australia, located between the Pacific and Indian Oceans, is the smallest continent but the largest country in the Oceania region and the sixth-largest country in the world. It has so many wonderful sights, be it exploring outdoor landscapes, observing animals that cannot be seen in the rest of the world, multicultural cities, sun-drenched beaches, or Aboriginal culture and national parks. So many people visit Australia and there are so many best places to visit in Australia 

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Tasmania and the mainland are surrounded by thousands of small islands and numerous larger islands. There are so many endless attractions to discover in the country. The icing on the cake is that you will also meet the kindest and most relaxed people! It is impossible to experience all that Australia has to offer in one trip. In every season you can visit Australia and there is travel facility from all over the world

So here is the list of the top five best places to visit in Australia

There are five best tourist spots to visit in Australia and every season people will get the best experience and they can visit so many endless attractions in Australia country.


You can’t visit Australia and avoid Sydney, Australia’s largest metropolis and most popular tourist attraction. Sydney, the capital of New South Wales. It is a modern city developed around a picturesque harbor that offers wonderful cuisine, nightlife, shops, and iconic attractions. Sydney is home to two architectural wonders: the Sydney Opera House and the Harbor Bridge.

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There are many things to do in Sydney such as visiting the Powerhouse Museum, Manly Beach, Darling Harbor, Circular Quay, Paddington Markets, Taronga Zoo, and the Royal Botanic Gardens. Don’t miss the hop-on, hop-off bus tour to see all of Sydney at your own pace.

Cairns and Port Douglas

Cairns and Port Douglas are coastal cities that you can keep as your base camp to explore two of Australia’s most unique places: the Great Barrier Reef and the Daintree Forest. While Cairns is a Tourister and more of a city, Port Douglas is still a hidden gem and is a much smaller city. The Great Barrier Reef, the largest reef system in the world, has around 900 islands and 2,900 corals that make up this diverse ecosystem, making it a sought-after location to experience scuba diving and snorkeling.

Here you can observe excellent coral reefs and marine life underwater. You can even take a helicopter ride over the reef instead of a cruise for stunning aerial views. The Daintree Rainforest has some of the oldest forests in the world where you can see its diverse flora and fauna. The best way to do this is to take walking trails. Don’t miss out on these Australian highlights.


Hobart may not be as well-known as Sydney or Melbourne, but it has its own history and charm attached to this small town. This place is known for its incredible scenery, historical attractions, and many museums. The Museum of Old and New Art (MONA) and the Hobart Museum and Art Gallery are two world-class museums that should not be missed.

You can even plan a day trip to Mount Wellington, but you would have to plan well in advance as the mountain tends to snow even during summers.


Melbourne is the second-largest city in Australia and it is a great metropolitan city full of culture. It has a lot of galleries, museums, markets, festivals, restaurants, and bars. The city is easy to get around with the free public transport system it offers. The city’s architecture and multicultural experiences give it a European flair.

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If you are a cricket fan, you have to visit Melbourne Cricket Ground. Go on breathtaking day trips to visit Port Campbell National Park to see the beauty of the 12 Apostles, Philip Island to play with the animals, or drink some wine at the Yarra Valley wineries as you watch the sunset. The options are endless for activities to do in Melbourne.


Adelaide is a coastal metropolitan city with a small-town feel. It’s much quieter than Sydney or Melbourne, but it’s packed with Australia’s top attractions. The best time to visit during the year is “Mad March” when the city hosts numerous musical shows and festivals that attract many tourists. Kangaroo Island is the most precious part of South Australia.

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It is located on the outskirts of Adelaide and is an amazing national park that is home to a variety of rare animals that roam the outdoors, especially endangered animals such as koalas, cockatoos, kangaroos, sea lions, etc. Adelaide has a lot of green lands and is excellent for many vineyards. A visit to the Barossa Valley is a must even if you are not a fan of wine.

These are the top 5 best tourist spots in Australia. Especially Sydney is the best tourist attraction, and people can’t avoid Sydney when they visit Australia.


As we discussed Australia and its Attractive tourist spots this is the most beautiful and largest country. People will visit Australia once in their life spam.

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