World Heritage Listed Fraser Island is a delightful place to be if you are planning to spend some quality time all by yourself or with your family and friends. Stretching for more than 123 kilometers in length, it's the World's largest sandy island that covers a massive area of 184,000 hectares. Its unique biodiversity and eco system has been the reason why thousands of tourists plan a trip to Fraser Island, all throughout the year. The fascinating history of the island will take you back in time when some 5000 years back, the Butchullah people inhabited the island and called it K'gari meaning paradise. Later on in time, it was discovered by Captain James Cook who sailed by it and then British Cartographer Mathew Flinders landed here and named it the Great Sandy Island. Later still Fraser Island was named after Eliza Fraser, a shipwreck survivor. Reading about the place gives you a background of your destination and adds to the excitement and adventure.
Most of the people both domestic as well as the foreign tourists look for holiday package, that would be all inclusive, pocket friendly and most importantly will deliver what is promised on the Booklets, Brochures and Websites. For its extremely transparent business dealings, Sunset Safaris has obtained the trust of tourists for the past 15 years and has become the most well known name in Fraser Island Tourism. They offer incredible Holiday Packages filled with exciting activities and adventure tours for those tourists who are planning to add some zing to their routine life. With all tour packages, the tourists get free room upgradation depending on availability and a free tour of the famous Cooloola National Park. On top of it, for people doing direct bookings there's price match guarantee. All tours of Sunset Safaris are eco-friendly and as they have all the permits from the authorities and hence they can take the tourists to show all attractions which other tour companies cannot.
For a truly comfortable tour of this sandy island the tour operators have 4WD coaches and smaller vehicles with all forward facing seats and huge windows from where one can observe the passing scenery without any hindrance. The tour company offer Queensland Fraser Island Tours from Brisabne, Gold Coast, Sunshine Coast and Noosa and in Cooloola, your free tour will include a visit to the colorful Rainbow Beach, Teewah Beach, Double Island point, Red Canyon and Noosa north shore. In Fraser Island you'll enjoy a 4WD drive along the 75 mile Eurong beach and the opportunity to see the Cathedrals (Huge Sand Dunes). Have a great time floating downstream in the fast flowing waters of Eli's Creek and Wanggoolba Creek. Then there's Yidney dripping rocks and Indian Head from where you can sight a variety of marine animals including sharks floating close to the beach. From top of many big sand dunes you can do sand tobogganing that involves coming down from top of a dune at a speed of 50 to 70 km per hour holding on to a sand board. The wonderful perched lakes are just the place to relax and so are the Champagne pools, Fraser Island tours would not be complete without snorkelling to explore the water world. Here you'll see the colorful corals, reef fishes, giant turtles and many other marine plants and animals. Fraser Island night tour for which sunset safaris is famous for, will take you to see the Maheno shipwrecks at night with the underwater lights illuminating the transparent kayaks, the place looks magical. This tour company also offers other Australia holiday tour packages and with their friendly tour guides looking after all minute details, your holiday are sure to become smashing hits.