1. The Lighthouse Walk
Your visit to Byron Bay isn’t complete without the renowned and beautiful Lighthouse Walk.
About: 5km – 1-2 hours
The Lighthouse was built on the most easterly point of mainland Australia and certainly provides breathtaking 360 degree views of the Pacific Ocean and Byron Bay.
Start you Lighthouse walk at Captain Cook Carpark and make your way along the boardwalk down to the bottom of The Pass carpark.
Look for signs that will lead you to the walking trail and take you up and over the hill to the stunning Watego’s beach. At the eastern end of the beach follow the stairs up the hill, you may want to take your time with this.
Once you have reached the Lighthouse, walk around and take lots of photos before visiting our lovely friends at the Cape Cafe. Located just under the Lighthouse, you can reward yourself with some of their amazing Food, Tea, Coffee, Cold Drinks and famous Gelato.
Follow the path around to Tallows beach before taking the Rainforest track back to where you kicked off.
Watch the sunrise from the Lighthouse if your an early riser.
Bring a water bottle
Bring your camera
Wear comfortable sturdy shoes
2. GO SURFING
Byron Bay has some of the best beaches in the world. Here in Byron is the perfect place for you to practice your skills, learn the basics and chase some of the worlds best swells in the region.
The beaches in Byron cater for all levels of surfers. The Pass and Watego’s Beach are two of the more beginner waves that are ideal for people learning to surf. Tallows and Broken Head are for your more intermediate to expert type. Check out the local surf forecast for best wind and swell directions.
If your looking for board hire, private or group lessons get in touch with us today so we can put you with the best surf instructors in Byron Bay. They will make sure you are in the best waves on the day and suit your skill level. Everything you need to make sure you have a safe but fun surfing experience in Byron Bay.
Contact us to arrange a surf safari!
3. Hot Air Ballooning
This is a must do experience when coming to Byron Bay.
Balloon aloft (https://www.balloonaloft.com/locations/byron-bay/experience) will provide you with an experience you wont forget. Not only that but you’ll get treated to a post breakfast at The Farm Byron Bay by Three Blue Ducks.
4. SEA KAYAKING
Take in some of the best sights the East Coast has to offer.
Learn about local history, aboriginal history, the lighthouse, dolphins, whales, and turtles. See the Most Easterly Point of the Australian mainland. This is all part of your Byron Bay sea kayak experience with Cape Byron Kayaks. https://www.capebyronkayaks.com/tours/
5. Luxury Hinterland Tour
A great way to see the best of Byron and beyond, a must do intimate experience perfect for couples and small groups.
Starting at the top of Byron we will grab a coffee at the most easterly point of Australia where you can catch an array of local wildlife and sea life including Whale watching (Mid April – Mid November).
From there we adventure through the rolling green hills to Nightcap National Park where we will park and walk to the breath taking Minyon Falls. A picturesque waterfall that plunges 100 meters into rainforest. Before making our way home we will stop into the sleepy town of Federal for lunch at the popular and local favourite Japanese inspired ‘Doma Cafe’.
Check out our Hinterland Tours.