Australasia is a region of Oceania made up of Australia, New Zealand, the island of New Guinea, and neighboring islands in the Pacific Ocean. And it is an outdoor adventure travel dream come true.
There are interesting cultural experiences, but most seeking adventure come for the wildlife watching, trekking, white water rafting, scuba diving, sea kayaking and so many other activities with the promise of a fresh rush of adrenaline.
For detailed information simply click on one of the destinations below. Each has been reviewed and rated according to the most important criteria adventure travelers look for when choosing an experience.
This web site is all about making adventure travel planning easy for you. If you know what activities you’re looking for, the cross-reference information will show you what you can find in each destination.
If you’re looking for new adventure travel experiences you should click here to go to the Adventure Travel Activities page.
Each place listed below has been rated on a scale from 1 to 5 stars with five being the best rating possible.
Australia – Rating: 4 stars
When people think about travel and adventure in Australia two things come to mind: the Outback and the Great Barrier Reef, but that’s just the beginning. Beach culture is a way of life here, so activities like surfing, sea kayaking, scuba diving and other water-related activities reign supreme. Click here for the full adventure travel review for Australia.
New Zealand – Rating: 4 stars
By land, by air or by sea, New Zealand has it all for those looking for the very best in overseas adventure travel experiences. It’s hard to believe that one small country could be so jam-packed with such high quality adventure travel experiences. How convenient to be able to go ice climbing one day and then windsurfing the next. Click here for the full adventure travel review for New Zealand.