The Gold Coast with its sparkling sand, surf and gloriously temperate weather is a holiday favourite for lovers. But lazy beach days are just one of many options. Read on for seven Gold Coast activities for couples that you don’t want to miss!
You’ve never seen the Gold Coast the way you’ll see it aboard the Gold Coast Duck Bus! This unique aqua adventure is perfect for couples to take in the iconic attractions of the gorgeous Gold Coast. Relax in comfort as your friendly tour guide points out iconic attractions along the way. Beginning in the heart of Surfers, you’ll view the city skyline from your unique elevated position, savour the long, glistening stretches of beach that the Gold Coast is world renowned for before splashing into the Broadwater Waterway. Yes, the Duck Bus has been designed to travel over land AND sea making it a truly unique Gold Coast activity for couples to enjoy. Keep an eye out for dolphins!
Mt Tambourine Wine Tasting Tour
Head into the Gold Coast Hinterland to Mt Tambourine where you’ll be treated to a tour of the Wine Trail. You and your beau can savour a selection of Queensland’s award-winning wines as you travel in comfort from cellar door to cellar door. If wine is not your thing, there are boutique crafted liquors and beers as well as cheese and decadent fudge to tempt you. One of the more delicious Gold Coast activities for couples to enjoy.
Dine at Four Winds 360
No romantic holiday is complete without dining at the Gold Coast’s only revolving restaurant. Perched atop Crown Plaza Surfers Paradise, you’ll be treated to mesmerising views as you enjoy the delicious seafood and Australian fusion buffet. Dine during the day to behold the stretches of golden sand and rolling surf and the green of the Gold Coast Hinterland in the distance. Or enjoy a cosy dinner as the city sparkles below you and the stars twinkle above!
Sunset Kayak Tours
Sunset kayak tours were made for fit and active couples in love! Explore the winding waterways of Surfers Paradise and Broadbeach in your tandem kayak, taking in the stunning waterfront properties, rustic beach shacks and little beaches that are secreted away from the usual city bustle. Here you’ll park and enjoy a refreshing glass of wine or beer as the sun sinks into the horizon.
Set in Lamington National Park, beside the rapids of Christmas Creek, this is glamping like you’ve never experienced before. Imagine a luxury tent set in a secluded wilderness (aptly named Lost World), a rotating fireplace to keep you cosy, a vintage bath perfect for a luxurious soak and forest views in every direction. Offering organic fire-cooked cuisine and wilderness massages, Nightfall is one of the most indulgent Gold Coast activities for couples.
Springbrook National Park Hiking Tour
Escape the city buzz and walk off any over-indulgences with a hiking tour through this ancient rainforest. Enjoy a scenic drive from your Gold Coast hotel and then head out on a 4km exploration of Springbrook National Park, taking in waterfalls and wildlife that will take your Instagram feed to the next level!
Gold Coast Skydive
Take your love to great new heights with tandem skydiving! This family-owned business utilises state-of-the-art equipment and prides itself on an excellent safety record which means that you can take the leap with confidence. Couples looking for the ultimate adrenaline rush will take off from Gold Coast International Airport and after taking in the Surfers Beach skyline from the air, leap from the plane and parachute down to land on pristine Kirra Beach.
Experience one of the most unique Gold Coast activities for couples, Quack’rDuck Tours, by booking your aqua adventure TODAY on (07) 5679 3279.