Top 20 Experiences in byron bay
Kayaking with Dolphins in Byron Bay Guided Tour
Paddle with dolphins and go kayaking with the experts on a Byron Bay sea kayak tour. See bottlenose dolphins and look out for whales and turtles as you paddle through Cape Byron Marine Park. Learn about the local environment from local sea and surf experts, and enjoy all-you-can-eat Tim Tam chocolate biscuits on the beach. All safety gear is included, and your kayaking with dolphins tour suits beginner and expert kayakers alike.
3-Hour Sea Turtle Snorkeling Experience in Byron Bay
Snorkel Byron Bay’s Julian Rocks Marine Reserve. Julian Rocks is one of the few snorkel sites where you can swim with tropical species found on the Great Barrier Reef as well as animals from Australia’s deep Southern Ocean. Here the reserve is home to three different species of sea turtle, an assortment of rays including mantas, hard and soft corals, friendly wobbegong sharks and over four hundred different species of fish. All of this is only a five-minute boat ride from Byron Bay. A snorkel trip to Julian Rocks Marine Reserve takes three hours from start to finish, with an hour in the water snorkeling and includes the boat ride, equipment hire (mask, snorkel, fins and wet suit) and a free snorkel lesson (if required). Whilst snorkeling you are supervised by qualified dive staff who will ensure you get the most from your trip to Julian Rocks Marine Reserve. You will be amazed by the diversity and color found in the clear shallow waters.
The Byron Bay Sea Kayak Tour
Imagine yourself kayaking in the crystal blue waters surrounding the Most Easterly Point of Australia spotting dolphins, humpback whales (from May to Oct) and turtles. This kayak trip is suitable for most levels of fitness, is easy and it lots of fun! We embark on our ocean sea kayak tour from Clarke's Beach in Byron Bay paddling across the Bay towards Cape Byron. At Wategos Beach , situated just under the historic Cape Byron Lighthouse there is a residential pod of Pacific Bottle-nose Dolphins. We enter their habitat and usually have the privilege of seeing these beautiful marine mammals free from captivity in their own environment. Go Sea Kayak Byron Bay is owned and operated by long term local surf lifesaver and World Title Surf Ski Medallist Kurt Tutt. Our staff are all trained Surf Lifesavers and will take the bets of care of you.
Afternoon Brewery and Distillery session
Don't have all day? Enjoy your morning at the beach and join us in the afternoon for an awesome arvo session! We kick things off at 2pm and will head to 2 local Breweries and a Distillery. Or 2 distilleries and a brewery. At each Brewery and Distillery, we will get to taste a large selection of their Beers and Spirits on offer. (Tasting paddles) 10-15 drinks in total (all included) Not a beer drinker? No problem, we can substitute beer for cider, wine or seltzer so you don’t miss out! Food can also be purchased at the breweries if your feeling peckish! We visit any 3 of the following Breweries and distilleries we visit include: Stone and Wood Brewery Common people Brewing Seven Mile Brewery Lord Byron Distillery Cape Byron Distillery Wandana Brewery ***Changes daily due to venue opening days Please let us know if there’s any particular venues you’d like to visit! **We can accommodate larger group bookings. Over 50 people. Get in touch to book it in! Bucks, hens, Birthdays
Hinterland Magic & Glow-worm Experience
Be amazed by the Glow-worm magic as you listen to sacred live instruments. Head to the outstanding Gondwana Rainforests of Australia listed as a Unesco World Heritage Area and be impressed by epic lookouts and pristine waterfalls. Turn your visit into an "out of the box" adventure that will make you feel good from start to end. Be pleased with an organic vegetarian/vegan light dinner in nature. Explore, not only the fabulous nature of the Rainbow Region, but also leave with a greater understanding and appreciation of our community and environment. Head back to Byron rejuvenated after an experience filled with conscious talks, inspirational ideas, and live sacred instruments sessions in between. * The itinerary is subject to change according to season, park closures and weather conditions. The itinerary always includes a swim, a lookout and glowworms.
Byron Bay Tandem Sky Dive
Soar above Byron Bay on an exciting tandem sky dive! Enjoy a scenic flight over the beaches of Byron Bay, then experience the thrill of a 60-second free fall from a height of 15,000 feet (4,572 meters), followed by a spectacular five-minute descent by parachute. A highly trained, professional instructor will accompany you on your tandem sky dive.
Group Surfing Lessons Kool Katz 1 day
Byron area’s best and original surf tour operator. Licensed since 1993. World Exclusive Guarantee “ride a wave for 40m or your money back”. Terry is known as.tje Steve Irwin of Learn to Surf The quintessential Aussie Surf Experience.
Hot Air Ballooning Over Byron Bay Including a Gourmet Breakfast
Byron Bay is a year-round travel destination with gorgeous beaches, amazing hinterland, superb weather and a wonderful laid-back vibe. Located on the New South Wales Far North Coast, just under an hour south of the Gold Coast airport, the region offers some of the best hot air balloon flights in the country. As Australia's most easterly point and the first place on the Australian mainland to see the sunrise each morning, a Byron Bay ballooning experience offers a unique experience and a spectacular visual diversity of both coast & country.
Behind The Bay - Explore Like a Local
Join us for a unique journey exploring the hidden, untouched gems surrounding Byron Bay. Enjoy an authentic, local experience and discover magical places you never would have known existed. Learn about the nature in a relaxed environment, offering a more personalised and intimate experience. Take a rejuvenating swim in the sacred ti tree lake, boosting immunity, blood circulation, relieving aches and pains and leaving your skin soft and silky. Discover the winding paths of the stunning Broken Head Nature Reserve to the Three Sisters Lookout, with miles of pristine coastline and a forest walk that leaves you on, arguably, Byron's most stunning and secluded beach.
Half Day Guided Surf Lesson in Byron Bay
Group lessons with Soul Surf School are a great way to experience surfing some of our world famous breaks in a group setting. We have a number of beaches to chose from in the Byron/Lennox/Ballina area, and our team are dedicated to finding the best, fun and safest waves every day. We run the lowest ratio of instructors to surfers in the area, at 1:7 for adults and from 1:4 for little ones. This ensures that all our surfers receive plenty of attention, individual feedback and all the groms are safe in the water. We have a great range of equipment, with over 80 fun safe soft surfboards and intermediate to advanced boards that will help you to learn faster and catch lots of waves.
Skip the Line: Crystal Castle and Shambhala Gardens Admission Ticket
A short scenic journey into Byron Bay’s hinterland lies a magical sanctuary. Stand between two of the tallest crystals on earth. Sit in an ancient amethyst cave. Wander through the tranquil Shambhala Gardens and rainforest. Indulge in a delicious lunch and homemade desserts.
Byron Bay Hinterland Tour Including Rainforest Walk to Minyon Falls
Explore the natural wonders of the World Heritage-listed Nightcap National Park and take a guided rainforest walk to the base of the spectacular Minyon Falls. Reward yourself with a swim in freshwater pools underneath the falls and enjoy a delicious BBQ-lunch (vegetarian options on request) before weaving through the many unspoiled hinterland towns that are sprinkled throughout the region.
Experience The Thrill Half Day Surf School in Byron Bay
Learn to surf and ride a wave like a pro! Join this amazing surf experience on Byron Bay's best beaches. Before every lesson, the surfing conditions are checked. We will take you to the best beach that suits your level. Don't worry if you're not confident on the board yet, this course is suitable for all levels. And what's more?! If you don't manage to stand up on your first lesson, you can come back for free!
Private Surf Lessons Kool Katz 1 Day
Exclusive Guarantee "stand up and ride a wave for 40 metres or your money refunded in Full" Safe learning locations with qualified instructors.
5-Hour Byron Bay Introductory Scuba Diving Tour
Dive Byron Bay’s Julian Rocks Marine Reserve. Julian Rocks is one of the few dive sites where you can swim with tropical species found on the Great Barrier Reef as well animals from Australia’s deep Southern Ocean. The course includes equipment hire, one swimming pool lesson and one dive at the Julian Rocks Marine Reserve with a qualified scuba instructor. All confined water training is conducted at the dive shop, an instructor training facility, located in the heart of Byron Bay. Here there is a fully equipped classroom and a training pool heated to 25 degrees Celsius. All open water-training dives are boat dives conducted at Julian Rocks Marine Reserve. Here you will swim with tropical species such as turtles and manta rays, as well as many interesting southern ocean animals including friendly blue gropers and wobbegongs. All this only a five-ten minute boat ride from Byron Bay.
Byron Bay Wildlife Safari
We guarantee you’ll see a koala or two, a mob of kangaroo, a whole colony of flying fox and many species of bird. If conditions are right you may also see pademelon, echidna, tawny frogmouth and water dragons. All of our guides are environmental scientists. They will help you learn to spot the different between a kangaroo and wallaby, or a grey-headed flying fox and a black one. Along the way you will be amazed at the abundant birdlife. Native hens, ducks and waders; noisy colourful parrots; iconic kookaburra; magpies; currawong; tiny flitting wrens and robins, are just some of the birdlife we see on this tour.
Crystal Castle Shuttle from Byron Bay (half day)
Join us on a half day journey to the enchanting Crystal Castle. You'll have 3.5 hours to wander around the magical gardens, walk the ancient labyrinth, connect with nature on the Damanhur Spiral, rejuvenate yourself with reflexology walk, marvel at the exquisite jewellery, crystals and books. Find your bliss at one of the meditations and workshops. Enjoy a tasty meal, tea/coffee or cake at the fully vegetarian cafe. We pick you up from your Byron Bay accommodation, take you to Crystal Castle, pay your entry fee, give you guide book, give you 10 minute orientation (show you where all the walks and meditations are), then leave you to it, come back later to pick you up and take you back to Byron. Duration 4.5 hours (12:30-5pm)
3-Hour Byron Bay Certified Scuba Diving Tour
Dive Byron Bay’s Julian Rocks, one of the few dive sites where you can swim with tropical species found on the Great Barrier Reef as well animals from Australia’s deep Southern Ocean. Here the reserve is home to three different species of sea turtles, an assortment of rays including mantas, hard and soft corals, friendly wobbegong sharks and over four hundred different species of fish. All of this is only a five-minute boat ride from Byron Bay. Join a guided dive trip and let the dive crew show you one of Australia’s most spectacular dive sites. Whether you are an experienced diver, recently certified or haven’t dived for some time, rest assured you will enjoy a safe and rewarding diving experience at Julian Rocks.
Byron Bay and Beyond Tour Including Cape Bryon Lighthouse Crystal Castle and Bangalow
When the beach, sun and surf get too much, it’s time to explore Byron Bay and beyond! The choices of what to do and see in Byron are sometimes overwhelming and, occasionally, it’s a relief to sit back, enjoy and have the day perfectly planned for you. See the best of Bryon Bay and the surrounding areas in a complete and comprehensive one day tour, suitable for all fitness levels and ages. You’ll visit Cape Bryon Lighthouse, The Farm and Crystal Castle, and a locally sourced lunch is included at the historical hinterland town of Bangalow.
3-Hour Small-Group Byron Bay Tour
Join us on a 3 hour easy Byron Bay Tour. See the lighthouse, look for dolphins, whales (from June to October), turtles and rays. Explore the Byron artists trail in the arts and industry park. Check out the Byron Bay Cookies shop. Enjoy a fresh local coffee/tea or juice and a stroll around The Farm. Take a one way trip on the world’s first solar train. Travel is in our luxury eight-seater 4WD. It’s a comfy ride, with great seats, air conditioning, video, sunroofs, and is easy to get in and out of. We’ve dubbed it the best tour vehicle in Byron Bay – because it is. You will find our expert local guides are knowledgeable, entertaining, and informative.