Surfers Paradise Tourism

The Gold coast capital, Surfers paradise Australia is a city like no other and is one of the biggest Surfing tourist destinations of all time. Well as the name suggests, the city has miles of ocean surf beaches with thrilling surfing experiences and astounding natural beauty. But that’s not it; the city has stunning high apartments on the shoreline that gives the whole destination a very dreamy feel. The city located in Queensland becomes a perfect tourist spot all year round due to its abundant attractions and friendly population.

Be it the picture-perfect postcard or the flawless cover photo the whole destination looks nothing short of a movie scene. The nightlife is the perfect blend of modern and electronic dance music which will keep you thrilled and busy throughout the night. From groovy discos to chilled lounges surfers’ paradise has a lot to offer when it comes to nightlife.

The destination sees tens and thousands of travellers coming from across the globe for their ultimate surfing experience on the famous Surfers paradise beach. The design and the whole look of the city are welcoming and put you in the mood for party! Shopping and more shopping seems to be the order of the day as the city has a very large amount of beach front shops, be it for just a casual t-shirt to souvenirs that will blow you away.

Essential travel information and Surfers Paradise tips for your visit

  • Carry a swimsuit and change of clothes at all times.
  • While swimming at the beach swim between red and yellow flags only as they are denoted as safe zones.
  • A sunscreen is recommended while at the beach.
  • Nights can get a bit chilly so pack some warm clothes too.

The best tours and activities in the city, guided by experts to give you a local insight to the best of Surfers Paradise

  • Know the pollution level of Surfers Paradise before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 16.96 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 28.7 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 36.11 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 30.91 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 13.64 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 21.76 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 16.82 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 13.89 (Very Low)
  • How safe is Surfers Paradise for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Surfers Paradise.

    • Burglary and Theft 39.93 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 36.43 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 47.5 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 33.98 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 36.43 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 46.48 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 39.79 (Low)
    • Drug offense 63.93 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 79.86 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 48.61 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 41.9 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 29.23 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 56.43 (Moderate)
    • Safety Index 55.88 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 97.73 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 23.43 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 28.57 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 86.16 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 6.24 (Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Surfers Paradise

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.08 USD
    • International Movie per seat 10.82 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 40.39 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 94.42 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 70.07 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ‚Äčand subjected to change without notice.

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