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Immerse With Nature On A Day Trip at O'Reilly's

Finding where to go on a day at Gold Coast can be quite stressful. It's even harder when you have no idea of the places worth visiting. So, aside from the beaches, where should you spend a day at Gold Coast? Say, you're not much of a fan of beaches and would prefer going somewhere else and explore places you have only dreamed of exploring, where should you go?

O'Reilly's Photo by Leon Smailliw

Luckily for you, we at VroomVroomVroom, found O'Reilly's, a company dedicated in welcoming visitors to the World Heritage Lamington National Park. Over the course of 90 years, O'Reilly's has dedicated themselves in providing traditional Australian hospitality in a magnificent natural setting. What makes them different from the other companies offering the same service is that they get to know their guests and build friendships to fully engage them into the park's pure wonder and enjoy the area more.

How to reach O'Reilly's from Gold Coast

You might be wondering how you can make O'Reilly's your destination when you don't even know how to get here. Good thing for you, we can give you full details on how to go about this one-of-a-kind day tour.

It will be an hour and 15 mins drive, or approximately 75km, from Gold Coast. You have to follow the Pacific Highway to Nerang, head west and follow the signage to Canungra (O'Reilly's Plateau) when you see it. Turn to Kidston Street then follow the signage to O'Reilly's, Green Mountains.

What to do in O'Reilly's

Found within the World Heritage National Park, the Lost World Spa lets you experience total rejuvenation, balance, and relaxation. Named after the rugged wilderness area in the southwest of O'Reilly's, this spa aims to embrace the natural elements around and therefore, offering guests the chance to be nurtured with nature.

In the Lost World Spa, you can enjoy the fresh mountain air and the natural beauty of the World Heritage area, spend time curled up by the fireplace while appreciating the stunning view of the mountains before being treated to the spa ritual. Expect some soothing sights and smell of the rainforest that will refresh your mind and soul. Surrender fully to the healing touch of O'Reilly's expert therapists.

All natural Australian Sodashi products are used for The Lost Spa's mind-melting massages and therapeutic skin care treatments. Vinotherapy is also offered and it utilizes the anti-aging aspect of grapes from O'Reilly's Canungra Valley Vineyards.

O'Reilly's has also lined up some eco-activities for its guests, which included Wildlife Encounter Show and One-on-One Bird of Prey Encounters

Get up close and personal with birds in O'Reilly's Wildlife Encounter. Rub elbows with the Wedge-tailed Eagle, Australia's biggest bird of prey or the Peregrine Falcon, the world's fastest animal in the one-on-one bird of prey encounters. O'Reilly's makes it possible for you to be as close to nature as this.

To keep up-to-date with O'Reilly's daily events program, please visit their website.