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 and Crystal Castle, and a locally sourced lunch is included at the historical hinterland town of Bangalow.
Your adventure starts with pickup from your Byron Bay accommodation. Travel by road up to the iconic Byron Bay lighthouse and be blown away by the 360 degree panoramic views over the Pacific Ocean and surrounding hinterland. Between May and October, whales can be spotted on their annual migration. This is one of the best vantage points on the Australian mainland to see this majestic sight. It is then off to the mystical Crystal Castle. Here you can marvel at the massive natural crystals on show, get lost in a garden labyrinth, take a gentle walk, touch the World Peace stupa or just enjoy a coffee (at own expense) and soak up the hushed tranquillity of this amazing place.The zen quality of the crystals will put you in the perfect frame of mind for a drive through the beautiful Byron hinterland to our next destination, the historic and delightful town of Bangalow. The old world charm of the architecture and beautiful historic pub uniquely contrast the town's chic shopping, eateries and galleries, Bangalow is a beautiful village to stroll through and maybe pick up that special keepsake or gift -- everything from vintage clothing, home wares, glamorous designer boutiques and an authentic French pastries are on offer. Included is a long lunch in Bangalow consisting of locally sourced produce.From Bangalow, head back to Byron Bay where your tour concludes leaving you with plenty of time for a late afternoon swim or surf.