Brisbane is an incredibly beautiful city and features an extensive green belt accentuated by its many parks such as the South Bank Parklands and the Botanical Gardens Mount Coot-tha. Nature enthusiasts boarding flights to the metropolis should not miss out on a visit to the Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary. Culture vultures may choose to purchase entry tickets to the Modern Art Gallery, Queensland Museum and other leading cultural attractions.
One of the best ways to enjoy the scenery of this picturesque metropolis and its nearby areas is by a conducted motorcycle tour. Those who enjoy cruises will not be disappointed either as there are numerous day, evening and dinner cruises operating in the area. Adventure enthusiasts booking tickets on flights landing in this Australian city can find numerous dive sites nearby which are perfect for a range of aquatic adventures. Many tourists also prefer to view this picturesque city from the top from aboard a hot air balloon.
Being a popular tourist attraction that caters to tourists from all over the world, Brisbane is home to hundreds of hotels that cater to tourists with various budgets. Leading luxury accommodations for those purchasing air tickets to the city include Marriot Brisbane, Hilton Brisbane, Sofitel Brisbane Central and Stamford Plaza Brisbane. Leading hotels offering affordable luxury to those booking flights to the city include Choice-Quality Hotel Airport International, Mercure Brisbane, Mantra on Queen and much more.
Brisbane Airport is one of the busiest airports in Australia in terms of flights handled annually and it is one of the major international entry points to the metropolis and its nearby areas. The airport handles flights of leading operators and operates as a hub for Virgin Australia, Qantas and Jetstar. The airport was named the Best Australian Airport in Australia by Skytrax in 2013. Those who seek connecting flights to other leading destinations in Australia can buy tickets aboard flights with any of the domestic carriers.
Brisbane has a sub-tropical climate hence one can lounge on the beach during its winter season but some light woollens may be required in the evenings. In terms of weather, the months of August and September are the best; however chances of netting cheap air tickets are slim to none due to high demand. The best time for netting cheap tickets and simultaneously enjoying Brisbane's climate is in the months of July and October, which are classified as the shoulder season.