Surrounded by ancient rain forests in the enchanting Northern Beaches region of NSW. Byron Bay has made a name for its legendary surf breaks, wellness retreats and distinctive soul. It fuses laid-back beach vibes with chic boutiques. Also, an organic dining scene that is second-to-none. Byron Bay has completely embraced the eco-luxe culture.
With countless cafes dishing up a vegan-friendly fare. Furthermore, an ever-growing number of resorts and guesthouses being built on sustainable design principles. It’s a destination where you’re invited into the outdoors at every turn. Whether it’s surfing, diving or stand up paddle boarding in the warm Pacific waters. The region offers up no shortage of inspiration for travelers who are looking to be more mindful in the way they stay. Here’s just a sample of how you can experience an eco-conscious Byron escape.
Also, explore the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Nightcap National Park on a hike to the stunning Minyon Falls.
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Discover the spectacular underwater world while snorkelling with sea turtles, manta rays and friendly wobbegong sharks at the Julian Rocks Marine Reserve.
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Get a bird’s eye view of the lush Byron Bay hinterland and it rolling rural landscapes during a sunrise hot air balloon flight.
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Even more, indulge at the Elements of Byron spa, with this renowned eco-luxe resort designed with sustainability at the core of its philosophy.
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Wake early for a sunrise surf session at “Clarke’s” or watch the day’s first rays illuminate Byron while horseback riding along the beach.
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Also, feast on locally sourced vegan produce at the multi-award-winning (and not-for-profit) garden cafe, Manna Haven.
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Furthermore, watch humpback whales migrating along the coast from the Cape Byron Lighthouse. Also, get up close to playful dolphins on a guided kayaking adventure through the Cape Byron Marine Park.
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Experience a long, lazy brunch while enjoying the enticing vegan-friendly options at the ever-popular Bay Leaf Cafe.
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