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Explore Gold Coast's Captivating Landscapes
Travel to the Gold Coast and fall in love with the captivating environment that surrounds you. With a vast array of things to do, activities to experience, and places to explore, you can create an amazing travel itinerary.
Indulge in a shopping adventure and curb your retail therapy cravings with an endless choice of specialty stores on offer. You can also recharge the batteries by including a visit to one of the many cafes, eateries, and bars dotted throughout the region.
If you are in search of some family fun, then you will enjoy a fun day out at one of the many theme parks and attractions located at or near the Gold Coast including Wet 'n' Wild, Dreamworld, and Movie World.
Whether it's enjoying the crisp waters of the Gold Coast beaches or the magnificent scenery of the Hinterland, the Gold Coast has something for everyone.
Popular Car Hire Locations on the Gold Coast
To get you thinking about the transport options for your Gold Coast holiday, here is a map to illustrate the popular locations you can find choice suppliers offering cheap rates on great car rental deals.
Click on the image below to access an interactive version of Google Maps and to find out more information on these hot spot car hire destinations.
Don't forget to keep reading on as we have some great information for your Gold Coast travels as well as car hire needs.
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Adventure & Fun on the Gold Coast
Hire a car and explore the abundance of fun and adventure that the Gold Coast has to offer. You will be spoilt with choice! Make your own self-paced itinerary that includes experiencing the sun, surf, and sand of the beach coastline, go inland and explore the landscapes, or enjoy an action-packed day (or two!) indulging in a theme park adventure.
Here is our top list of various fun activities you should add to your next Gold Coast holiday itinerary.
Where to start? Dreamworld is as the name suggests - a world full of rides that one dreams about! Whether it is the thrill-seeking rides and attractions that draw you in, or the fascinating live interactive shows, there is something for the whole family to enjoy.
Our top tip is to start your day early! Here is a small selection of what Dreamworld has to offer:
Thrill rides (tallest and fastest) such as, Tower of Terror II, The Claw, BuzzSaw, Giant Drop, Mick Doohan MotoCoaster, Wipeout, and the Cyclone Rollercoaster
Laser Skirmish fun with the 'Alien verse Predator verse You' battle
Water adventure with Flowrider
Australian Wildlife Experience
Kids (and parents) will thoroughly enjoy an outing at Sea World. Engage with marine animals and be captivated by their intellect and ability to have you appreciate their unique personalities.
See polar bears, penguins, stingrays, dolphins, sharks, seals, and many more magnificent sea animals. Enjoy life shows, 3D movies, exhibits, and the opportunity to swim with dolphins, or for those that really want a heart-pumping adventure, then diving with the sharks is just for you!
Fun for the whole family, Sea World offers a great day out and is sure to be a memorable time for the kids.
Go to new heights at Adventure Parc! This adventure land offers a unique outdoor experience that focuses on fun and fitness within nature's playground. Ropes, bridges, a flying fox, and Tarzan jump create a challenging course set amongst the rainforest trees of Mount Tamborine.
Wet 'n' Wild
The best way to enjoy Queensland's sunshine! Wet 'n' Wild is an amazing water park adventure playground that allows you to soak up the warm sunshine while experiencing various water rides and slides.
Mammoth Falls, Speedcoaster, Terror Canyon, Super 8 Aqua Racer, Kamikaze, Surfrider, Buccaneer Bay, and Dive-In Movies are the top highlights with so much more on offer.
Make a day of it and don't forget to be sun safe!
Warner Bros Movie World
Lights, camera, and action... it's Hollywood on the Gold Coast! Warner Bros Movie World provides the perfect family theme park adventure by offering something for everyone!
Enjoy the daily parade of well-known Hollywood cartoon and movie heroes, take a rollercoaster ride, or watch the Hollywood Stunt Driver show that offers a truly captivating acting exhibit. Warner Bros Movie World has all the fun, adventure, glitz, and glamour that is Hollywood!
Theme Park Top Tip: Explore your ticket options for the theme parks in advance. Many offer great discount options for purchasing pre-paid passes that provide opportunities such as unlimited entry for a specified time period.
Choice of Vehicles
We conveniently compare all the major companies at the Gold Coast Airport, Gold Coast city and surrounding suburbs.
Want to start comparing your Gold Coast Airport, or your Gold Coast options? Simply complete our free online quote form to access a great range of affordable rental packages from reputable suppliers located on the Gold Coast.
At Car Rental Buddy, we are all about offering our customers great car hire deals while giving all suppliers - both major and independent - a 'fair go' in presenting their cars for rent.
Give us a call now on 1300 737 400 (or +61 2 8228 1898) to find out what great Gold Coast rental deals our suppliers are offering direct to you. We are available 24 hours a day, so you can call us now to discuss your holiday or business trip transport needs.
Gold Coast Popular Attractions
Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary
Check out the great car hire and accommodation options on offer for your adventure to the Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary.
Enjoy the best of theme park fun with a trip to Dreamworld on the Gold Coast. From rides to fantastic attractions, there is so much on offer.
Lots of family fun can be had with a trip to Sea World on the Gold Coast. Engage in a magnificent environment of thrill rides, animal encounters, and family entertainment.
Enjoy the fun and excitement of 'Hollywood on the Gold Coast' with a visit to Movie World that will delight the whole family.
O'Reilly's Rainforest Retreat is an iconic hinterland property that has been operated by the O'Reilly's Family for over 90 years. Located in the Beautiful Lamington National Park approximately one hour scenic drive from the coast.
Get an experience of a life time with Whales in Paradise! Get up-close-and-personal viewing docks on the Gold Coast and Brisbane.
Need to transport something? Check out Gold Coast Trailer Hire listings on Freegler.
Looking to surf some of the Gold Coast's popular surfing beaches and need a surfboard? Checkout Boardcave to find Surfboards from leading Gold Coast surfboard shapers.
Google+ Peta Daniels is a Director at Car Rental Buddy™ - Compare Car Hire Australia.