Lord Howe Island

Name: Lord Howe Island

Loc: Australia - New South Wales
Kind: Area
Rating: 9.5 / 10
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Addr: Lord Howe Island NSW 2898, Australia
With access all day
Fee: Free

Introduction of Lord Howe Island

Lord Howe Island is part of New South Wales and is located on the (Tasman Sea) ocean of the Tasman Sea, northeast of Sydney, the capital of New South Wales, about 700km from the Australian mainland, almost in the middle of Australia and New Zealand. It's about two hours from Sydney or Queensland's capital, Brisbane. Lord Howe Island is a volcanic island formed by volcanic eruptions, covering an area of about 14.55 square kilometers, with a permanent population of about 360, (Mount Gower). Lord Howe Island, the highest altitude of 875m, belongs to New South Wales and was named World Heritage site by UNESCO in 1982.

Lord Howe Island is a low-key luxury paradise with no luxury international hotel chains, top restaurants and amenities, but has a unique, pure and palpable natural landscape away from the raucous world. Like a paradise that escapes from the hustle and bustle of modern life, it is an island that removes the pressure and recovers from the magic of anger. Among the foreign tourists, the reputation and reputation are excellent, and the tourists who have visited have used heaven, dreams, and perfection, all of whom have been stingy. Words such as "Life must go" praise it. Only 400 visitors are allowed to land on the island at any time, there are no overhead wires, no high-rise buildings, cars are restricted on the island, so bicycles are the best means of transportation to play on the island. And there is no external communications service, no Internet, no signal, no Internet surfing at any time, this is the island's 350 residents voted to ensure that tourists completely away from the bustle of the city. It is worth mentioning that the film "Shark Beach" (The Shallows, produced in 2016 by Sony Columbia Pictures in the United States) shot in the Lord Howe Island scene.

Fit on the island

  • Diving: Lord Howe Island waters, located at the intersection of the five currents, are surrounded by coral reefs at the southernmost end of the world. There are more than 90 species of coral and 500 species of fish. Because the natural coral reef encircles the clear lake water, you can clearly see all kinds of fish playing in the water. In summer, the temperature of water body is 22 ~ 26 ℃ and the visible distance under water is 25 ~ 30 meters.
  • Bird watching: Lord Howe Island is Australia's best destination for bird watching, with 2/3 of the island covered by forests. According to statistics, there are 14 species of seabirds alone, the number of hundreds of thousands. Every year from September to May, you can see red tails from Malabar cliffs to show off their air ballet courtship skills.
  • Trekking: based on your physical strength and experience, visitors can take a leisurely walk through the rainforest and climb to the top of the cliff to watch. The difficult five-star (Mt Gower), which is 875m high, is the highest point in the Lord Howe Island, which can challenge the eight-hour hiking conquest known as "the most interesting day in the world" and walk 14 kilometers through rugged mountain roads. Meet a variety of rare plants and wildlife, climb to the top, 360 degrees overlook the magnificent scenery of the entire island!


  • Air ticket: Qantas (Qantas) is the only company offering Lord Howe Island routes, ticket prices are very high. Flight information is available at http://australia51.com/read/D57AE4CC-BE93-12FC-AD72-83D1AE36B475
  • Stay: Capella on Lover Beach is the most luxurious resort on the island, hosting up to 20 guests at a time. Spacious suites reflect the quiet and simple natural environment, offering luxurious accommodations in the exquisite Beachfront Villas style. In addition to the built-in nine beautifully decorated suites, the quality of service is impeccable, but its most famous is its restaurant. You can also choose between the Pinetrees dorm and the Ocean View apartment.

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