Indian Ocean Experiences, GROUP 7 DAY ITINERARY
Island Orientation Tour - Duration 2 hours approx
Visit the township area, highlighting the history and culture, whilst giving you an orientation of the different settled areas on the island, places of interest and also locations for shopping and eating. Included: transport and bottled water
Fitness Level Basic minimal leisurely walking
Attractions Grotto, Ma Chor Nui Nui Temple, CI Resort, Flying Fish Cove, Tai Jin House, Poon Saan, Recreation Centre
Dolly Beach Jungle Tour - Duration 4 hours approx
We venture to the lower terraces of the Eastern side of the island. A 40 minute ramble through the jungle delivers us to our white, sandy, castaway beach. We rest here for a swim and refreshments and then head back along the same track to Greta Beach. We grab a bag to remove some of the flotsam from the beach, whilst combing for unusual treasures the tide has bought in. Included: Transport, bottled water and light refreshments.
Fitness Level Advanced 2 hours of walking
Attractions Greta Beach, Dolly Beach, Robber Crabs, Blue Crabs
Christmas Island Nature Tour - Duration 3 1/2 hours approx
Meander through pristine natural rainforest during our visit the The Dales. Freshwater springs, a RAMSAR wetland set in a unique geographical environment on the island. View close up several of our islands famous crab species. We then visit The Blowholes to witness nature’s ocean forces and onto Margaret Knoll, to view across the Eastern side of the island and glimpse many of the islands’ endemic birds in flight. Included: Transport, bottled water and light refreshments.
Fitness Level Moderate ~ 2 hours of walking
Attractions The Dales, Hugh Dale Waterfall, Martin Point, Blow Holes, Jacks Hill
Panoramic Bird Tour - Duration 3 1/2 hours approx
First we visit Golf Course lookout with stunning views across part of the eastern side of the island. On our eye-level experiences with many of the islands bird species, learn more about their unique biology and behaviour and why they call Christmas Island home. We then visit Lily Beach for our break, whilst watching more bird action and then on to Ethel Beach. Then its off to the top terrace to view Abbotts Booby birds in their nesting habitat. Included: Transport, bottled water and light refreshments.
Fitness Level Difficult ~ steep incline