With the Ningaloo Reef to the north and Monkey Mia to the south, Carnarvon is more than just a special holiday destination.... It's a lifestyle! With pristine ocean waters lapping the coastline, beautiful forests and National Park in the background and a town that boast a whole host of attractions and activities, you can plan your ideal holiday getaway whether it be where you relax and revive in luxury or a holiday where you can get out and about and see the great outdoors. Located a little over 900km north of Perth, Carnarvon is situated within the Gascoyne region where the wildflowers run freely, the oceans are filled with sea animals and creatures just waiting for you to discover and white sandy beaches that the kids will just love. With optimal weather, even during winter time you can spend time at the beach, along the Gascoyne River, enjoying a cruise or charter for the day or exploring fringing coral reef gardens. Carnarvon is a playground with so much to offer, whether you wish to spend time in the water or on top of it, within the National Parks or exploring the beautiful coastline.
The ocean waters off Carnarvon are some of the most crystal clear waters you will ever have the pleasure of swimming in or perhaps a diving or snorkelling charter is what you are after or you might like to go whale watching between June and September. There are excellent fishing charters both along the river and out on the open ocean waters where you are guaranteed to reel in the catch of the day or maybe you might like to take a leisurely luxury cruise for the day to relax and unwind. Carnarvon is perfect for a holiday relaxation as you watch the days go by as you laze on the beaches, soak up the sunshine in the foreshore parklands lined with palms or enjoy the many town attractions within Carnarvon. Or it is also in Carnarvon where you will have the best of everything from water sports, adventure, excitement and fun filled activities for anyone who wants to get the blood pumping.... All types of getaways to Carnarvon are perfect!
Choose your preferred type of accommodation whether it be budget style, hotels in Carnarvon or luxury accommodation and begin a holiday in the sun. There are family resorts, luxury retreats, eco retreats, hotels, motels, self contained apartments, caravan parks and backpacker hostels. Scattered all through the town you will be close to all of the main attractions and never far from the beaches where ever you decide to stay. Dine out and taste freshly caught seafood, locally grown fruit and international cuisines at a great selection of cafes, pubs, taverns and restaurants.
See the famous ocean blowholes, visit the NASA space tracking station, visit a working sheep station, travel along the Gascoyne River which is one of the only areas where the desert meets the sea or try one of the many waters sports such as wind surfing, surfing or beach diving. Your trip to Carnarvon will be a holiday to remember, with a huge list of attractions both in town and surrounding it, along with plenty of options for dining, entertainment and accommodation, a family holiday, a honeymoon, business trip, backpacking stopover and romantic trip away will be spent perfectly right here in Carnarvon.