Wednesday, December 24, 2014

Gold Coast 2014: 6D5N Itinerary

So to share with what is possible and recommended to do in Gold Coast, here is my itinerary for a 6D5N Gold Coast trip and the accompanying posts.

Day 1: Arrival 
10am - Breakfast at  Piccolo
11am - Check in to Grande Florida Resort Apartment
1pm - Harbour Town for lunch and shopping
5pm - Cruising through Surfers Paradise
Free and easy at apartment

Day 2: Spartan Beast
6am - Drive out to Spartan race site in Brisbane
8am - Start Spartan Beast
4pm - Depart back to Gold Coast
8pm - Dinner at Hurricane's Grill & Bar, Surfers Paradise

Day 3: Animal Day Tour

9am - Depart for Canungra to the alpaca farm
11am - Arrive at Mountview Alpaca Farm
12pm - Return to Gold Coast
2pm - Lunch in Miami Beach area
4pm - Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary
6pm - Dinner at Hog's Breath, Surfer's Paradise
9pm - Pick up rental car from Coolangatta airport

Day 4: Wet & Wild water park and Warner's Bros Movie World

9am - Wet & Wild theme park
1pm - Lunch
2pm - Warner's Bros Movie World
6pm - Head back to apartment for dinner
Free and easy at apartment

Day 5: Sea World and Surfer's Paradise

10am - Sea World
1pm - Surfer's Paradise
3pm - Sporty Warehouse
Free and easy at apartment

Day 6: Departure

12pm - Checkout
1pm - Pacific Fair for lunch and shopping
3pm - Harbour Town
6pm - Head to Coolangatta airport
10pm - Depart to KL

And here ya go. A quick rundown of my schedule in Gold Coast. While Gold Coast does have a public transportation that covers most of the attractions I visited, I would recommend renting a car due to the convenience of it. Parking was surprisingly not an issue except when it comes to parking on the street.

If you have an questions or would like clarification on anything, do feel free to drop it in the comments below!

Also read about:
Accommodation: Grande Florida Resort Apartment, Gold Coast 
Gold Coast 2014: Spartan Beast Brisbane, QLD 
Gold Coast 2014: Day 3 - Alpaca Farm and Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary 
Gold Coast 2014: Day 4 -  Wet & Wild and Warner Bros Movie World Theme Parks
Gold Coast 2014: Day 5 - Sea World and Surfer Paradise

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