1. Brisbane: Springbrook and Mt Tamborine Rainforest Day Tour
Just 1.5 hours from Brisbane come and meander through the Springbrook National Park to discover the natural bridge waterfall created by underground volcanic activity, the safe haven for the glow worm population. It is an easy sealed circuit track and takes about 45 min at an easy pace, just enough to work up a sweat! 1 hour of Traveling through the beautiful countryside of the Scenic Rim you will be chauffeured to Mt Tamborine where you will have views all the way from Mt Tamborine to the Great Dividing Range. Breathtaking and different come experience the wonder of Mt Tamborine, a small village located 525 metres above sea level! We will then have a fabulous lunch at a local cafe and a brief stop for shopping on Gallery Walk. You will then take a guided tour to experience the magical world of Glow Worms by visiting The Glow Worm Cave on Tamborine Mountain, located at Cedar Creek Estate. During the tour, the knowledgeable guides will explain the lifecycle of the Glow Worm and how and why these amazing little creatures emit light. Since its opening in 2005, the glow-worms have thrived reaching over 3000 in number. Next, complete your day at the picturesque Tamborine Rainforest Skywalk attraction. Set in a magical 30 acres of privately owned rainforest beside the crystal-clear rock pools of Cedar Creek on Tamborine Mountain, Queensland, Australia. The walk departs directly from the Eco Gallery with a comprehensive array of Australian rainforest flora and fauna displays. The last self guided walk takes approximately 45 minutes at a leisurely pace when pausing to view the many points of interest and information along the way. The entire walk totals 1.5 km and is a combination of forest floor trails, 300 meters of high-tech steel bridges through the highest points of the upper canopy, and a 40-meter cantilever bridge that soars a breathtaking 30 meters above the creek and rainforest below. Sure to delight the whole family this tour is very well-rounded and sure to tick those bucket lists.