Kuranda Scenic Railway, Australia The Ride: The railway has “Scenic” in its name, but “Vertiginous” could also have made the cut. Carved into the dense tropical rainforest in the late 1800s, the Kuranda crosses dramatic trestles, winds past gushing waterfalls, and traverses the sea-deep Barron Gorge National Park in the hour and 45 minutes it takes to get from Cairns to Kuranda.
Things to do in Tasmania - Port Arthur Historic Site
Taronga Zoo, Sydney, Australia. Leading zoological garden featuring Australia's finest collection of native animals and a diverse collection of exotic species. What makes Taronga special is its location. It is situated on elevated land along the waterfront, in one of the most beautiful vantage points on Sydney Harbour overlooking Sydney Cove, the Harbour Bridge and the Opera House.