Stu Tours is a premium touring company on the Gold Coast, providing friendly and fun tours around the Gold Coast beaches, Hinterland and Northern Rivers regions. There is a diverse portfolio of escorted full day tours available where you will visit the very best highlights on offer but also see these regions from a local’s point of view. Stu Tours offer 4 very unique tours:
- Best of the Beaches Tour
- Surfers Paradise and Surrounds
- The Mountains, Waterfalls & Beyond
- Byron Bay & Northern Rivers Highlights
Airport and theme park transfers are available on request along with private charters.
Best of the Beaches Tour - Departs: 7.30am – 4.00pm
The Best of the Beaches Tour takes you to every single highlight on the Gold Coast beaches from The Spit in the North to Rainbow Bay in the South and everything in between.
The Gold Coast is famous for its surf, sun and white sandy beaches stretched over 57 kilometres of coastline. Explore the sheltered waters at Coolangatta and Currumbin or the popular surfing breaks at Snapper Rocks and Burleigh Heads.
Take a road trip some of the Gold Coast’s best locations to explore the beaches, discover the headlands, get a bird’s eye view from famous lookouts, walk under jetties and bridges and explore rocky reefs.
Swim, snorkel, splash, play frisbee, kick a ball, bask in the sun, visit cafes, tell stories, laugh a lot, and have a great time.
You can expect to see beautiful scenery from the bus while hearing an interesting commentary about the beaches and local history on the Gold Coast.
There is a distinct character to each beach that will make you want to stay just a little bit longer.
Best of the Beaches Tour Departs at 7.30 am from the Surfers Paradise Transit Centre (10 Beach Road, Surfers Paradise) and returning at 4.00 pm.
The Mountains, Waterfalls & Beyond - Departs: 7.30am – 4.00pm
Escape to world heritage listed rainforests - the enchanting Green behind the Gold. The Mountains, Waterfalls & Beyond Tour will take you to reservoir dams, the Natural Arch, Gondwana rainforests, amazing waterfalls, Springbrook Mountain and Best of All Lookout.
Take a guided walk to the Natural Bridge, part of Springbrook National Park and the Gondwana Rainforests of Australia World Heritage Area. It's hard to choose the best words to describe this tour. Magnificent, glorious, spectacular and picturesque are all appropriate to describe the places you will see.
Our first stop is the remarkable Hinze Dam, then we delve into the natural beauty of Springbrook National Park. Within Springbrook National Park we will walk the hiking trails, see waterfalls, enjoy panoramic views to Byron Bay from the look outs and take in the glorious natural serenity of the rainforest.
The Mountains, Waterfalls & Beyond Tour Departs at 7.30 am from the Surfers Paradise Transit Centre (10 Beach Road, Surfers Paradise) and returning at 4.00 pm.
Byron Bay & Northern Rivers Highlights - Departs: 7.30am – 4.00pm
Byron Bay - A beautiful seaside village that oozes an eclectic mix of laid back bohemian charm, mixed with hippie influences, casual surf vibes as well as chic boutiques and vibrant community spirit. Byron is the jewel of the Northern Rivers crown, located on the far north coast of NSW.
No trip to Byron Bay is complete without a visit to the iconic Cape Byron lighthouse, situated on the most easterly point of Australia's mainland. Take in panoramic views and keep an eye out for the resident dolphins, humpback whales and you may even spot a celebrity or two.
The Byron Bay and Northern Rivers Highlights tour takes on all of the highlights including The Farm, Cape Byron Distillers, Byron Beach and Cape Byron lighthouse, Watego's beach, Byron Bay shops, the wetlands and the nearby National Park.
Due to the nature of this tour, there is flexibility to incorporate your own adventure. More beach time? Easy done. Want to shop till you drop? Or would you prefer to graze your way across a multitude of acclaimed restaurants and distillers? We can incorporate that too.
Cheer up. Slow Down. Chill Out.
Byron Bay & Northern Rivers Highlights Tour Departs at 7.30 am from the Surfers Paradise Transit Centre (10 Beach Road, Surfers Paradise) and returning at 4.00 pm.
Surfers Paradise & Surrounds - Departs: 7.30am – 4.00pm
The cosmopolitan heartbeat of the Gold Coast - Surfers Paradise is one of our most iconic holiday destinations. Join the Surfers Paradise & Surrounds Tour to explore Australia's favourite holiday playground in more detail.
Departing from Beach Road and enjoy expert commentary on the history of the area as you are driven through the streets, around the tallest observation deck in the southern hemisphere and retrace the GC600 and ex Indy car circuit. Explore the beachfront boardwalk overlooking the surf and sand and the shopping precinct.
Cruise along the canals on a HOPO ferry before disembarking at the Arts Precinct - HOTA where you will be met by your experienced guide.
Other points of interest include Chevron and Macintosh Islands.
Surfers Paradise & Surrounds Tour Departs at 7.30 am from the Surfers Paradise Transit Centre (10 Beach Road, Surfers Paradise) and returning at 4.00 pm.
With so many amazing places to visit on the Gold Coast, it helps to have a guide to take you to the very best highlights. Stu is an experienced driver and tour guide having worked for some of Queensland's most iconic tourist experiences and also a long term resident of the Gold Coast.
Stu Tours is an accredited tour operation by the Queensland Government (Q900529325) and is authorised to carry passengers and to operate tours.
You couldn't be in better hands when you choose Stu Tours.
We are going to have a great day!