Backpackers love to come to Newcastle as it is a city that has everything a backpacker could ever want out of an excellent holiday... great accommodation, excellent entertainment day and night, attractions galore and beautiful beaches to enjoy until your heart is content!
Newcastle is relatively close to Sydney with just a two hour drive along the Pacific Highway, with regular bus, train and flights arriving daily into the city. You also have the option to organise a rental car if you don’t already have one with one of the many organisation based throughout Australia. If you are heading from Queensland, you are looking at around half a day’s driving to get to Newcastle with many interesting and scenic stops along the way as you snake your way down the east coast of Australia.
It is here that you can relax on the golden sandy beaches, swim in warm calm ocean seas and soak up the vibrant atmosphere that is this amazing bustling city. From live shows to excellent dining and not to mention the array of attractions and activities that you can do is simply outstanding! You can book a number of unreal tours while you are here, including whale watching, fishing, diving, sky diving, snorkeling, joy flights, joy rides, horse riding along the beach and the list goes on! From interesting walks through the National Parks and rainforest to bird watching along the rivers and estuaries.... If you want it, you can have it all in Newcastle!
The city is jam packed full of pubs, bars, lounges and nightclubs for you to kick up your heels and really have a good time. With many offering live entertainment from bands to live acts, you will an awesome night with your friends... and even meet some new ones along the way!
Newcastle is a city that has something for everyone, no matter what your age is! From a simple relaxing holiday where you can sit in the quaint coffee lounges and relaxing in the lush picnic grounds under the warming sun to filling your days with excitement and adventure.
Many backpackers always look for cheap accommodation where ever they are going, and Newcastle accommodation has a great selection of hostels to choose from, along with cheap accommodation to be found at hotels, resorts and apartments that are ideally located in the heart of the CBD or if you prefer you can be surrounded by peace and tranquility on the outskirts of the city but still be within easy reach of all the action. You can pick and choose from hostels that offer dorm rooms, double rooms and twin rooms with onsite facilities such as swimming pools, lounge decks, bar, restaurant and tour desk.
It really should be a stopover marked on every backpackers itinerary as you can experience the essence of Australia in this fabulous city location. Everything that you are looking to do while you are in Oz is all here waiting for you to discover. From land to the ocean there are just so many wonderful things to see and do that you will never want to leave!
So call us today us today and let our friendly staff arrange your next destination..... Newcastle is a backpacker’s paradise!