A short and easy bus ride from Gold Coast Airport to Byron Bay to discover the beauty of Australia’s tourism crown.
Tucked away in northern New South Wales is the world famous beautiful beach town of Byron Bay.
The allure of Byron Bay is its irresistible combination of stunning natural scenery, laid-back lifestyle, and a comforting community vibe. As one of the brightest jewels in Australia’s tourism crown, Byron Bay is popular with travel bloggers
and Instagrammers with an impressive knack for making this splendid sea-side town look like something out of a day dream.
From practically anywhere in Australia and overseas, it’s so easy with so many cheap flights to get to Byron Bay.
Not surprisingly, it’s also the go-to holiday destination for corporates in desperate need of a break from the manic pace of city living.
A haven for hippies, alternatives and surfers, Byron Bay is a relaxing retreat where one can unwind and recharge.
But for locals, this area is so much more than a place to put your feet up. It’s a town that’s teeming with character and charm, surrounded by lush rainforest and beautiful beaches. It’s a place where the stresses of conventional city living seem a world away.
Byron Bay is a motivating medley of ideas, creativity, enrichment and warmth – so it’s little wonder that so many artists, musicians, crafters and writers have decided to make this idyllic coastal paradise their home.
Not only that, the appeal of Byron Bay has convinced countless over-worked and over-stressed city folks to give up the rat-race and move to Byron Bay in search of something that feels more authentic and real.
The beauty of Byron Bay is its innate ability to massage away the baggage of traditional life and remind you to take time for yourself.
A hike in the surrounding hinterland, an exhilarating surf or a spectacular scuba dive will awaken the senses and leave you wanting more.
For those a little less adventurous, a wander down one of many of Byron Bay’s stunning beaches, a visit to one of the artisanal markets, an afternoon reading a book in the sun or a morning spent with one of the local yoga groups is enough to make your heart sing.
Top this off with one of the most exquisite and breath-taking sunsets you will ever see (try the Cape Byron Lighthouse or Fisherman’s Lookout for the best views) and you won’t ever want to leave.
Byron Bay has a way of making you feel calmer, more relaxed and more in tune with yourself – although this could have something to do with the many spiritualists and natural health practitioners based here! From alternative healers and psychics, to Reiki, energy work therapists and meditation, a visit to Byron Bay’s spiritual specialists will no doubt leave you feeling invigorated and refreshed.
While we’ve all heard that beauty is in the eye of the beholder, and although beauty is subjective, this is the undisputed truth – there is breath-taking beauty in all shapes and forms in Byron Bay; the scenery, the people and the atmosphere is nothing short of beautiful. Come see it for yourself.
If you choose to take a bus from the Gold Coast Airport to Byron Bay, the distance is actually very short, it usually takes 50 minutes to link the Gold Coast airport to Byron Bay.
LIFT Byron Bus Service offers 5 trips return per day and operates 7 days a week.
Short and easy bus ride from Gold Coast Airport to Byron Bay
Article written by Stephanie Pemberton