Norfolk Island is a combination of history and culture, beauty and elegance all rolled into one! With tall standing Kentia Palms lining the foreshore and pristine National Parks and crystal blue ocean waters, the minds wonders at the endless possibilities that are available on this perfect island escape. Located just off the North Coast, around a two and a half hour flight from either Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane and Newcastle and two hours from the city of Auckland, Norfolk Island has long been one of the most desirable island destinations for all overseas travellers.
Norfolk Island is a place that boasts everything from friendly locals, a unique culture, history, an amazing variety of attractions and activities and luxury accommodation that is all set within lush tropical surrounds and fringed by azure blue waters that just beacon you to enjoy.
To take a bird's eye view of Norfolk Island you will not discover an island that has been touched by modern development, but instead an island paradise that exudes natural ambience, rolling green hills, think vegetation and lush National Parks and beaches that ribbon the outskirts of the island like a powdery white sand. Discover back in 1774 by Captain James Cook, Norfolk Island still to this day is very proud of its heritage and history and it is here that you can walk through barracks where the convicts were houses, or perhaps walk through rainforests abounding in wildlife or take a glass bottom boat ride out on the water. With ample attractions, activities and tours for all to embark on, Norfolk Island is a place that the young and the old can enjoy.
There are two very popular attractions that everyone always makes a point of doing while holidaying on Norfolk Island, and they include the very interesting and memorable progressive dinners that you can do, that take you to a range of different family homes and cook up for you traditional island feasts for you to try as well as the duty free shopping. Go wild with an abundance of awesome shopping treats while here on the island with everything from jewellery, clothes, shoes and more.
Whether you are planning a holiday whereby you just laze away your days on the beach under the warm summer sun reading a good book or soaking up the atmosphere in one of the cafes or restaurants throughout the town or even jam packing your days with activities like, scuba diving, fishing, snorkelling, hiking, bush walking, mountain biking, golfing or horse riding, you are sure to find something that will spark your interests.
Accommodation on the island is vast with everything from B&B's to resorts to hotels, cabins, apartments and more, you can book a room for two or a unit for the whole family. Prices vary so whether you are planning a trip on a budget or perhaps are wishing to splash out a little you can be sure that you will find the perfect home away from home.
From the timeless and stunning beauty that engulfs you from the moment you arrive on the island to the shopping, dining of every kind, accommodation, attractions and activities, Norfolk Island truly is the place for your next holiday adventure.