Amazing Australia experiences for every type of traveler

CNN  — 

Travelers have been waiting more than two years to get Down Under and now, at last, Australia is open to the world again.

With a coastline that unfurls for almost 40,000 kilometers around six states and two territories, there is nowhere on Earth like Australia, with its vast and timeless land, potent as a dream, thriving with life along ancient fault lines.

Real connection to the country through exploration, learning, romance and rejuvenation will take time but it’s worth every second. So, if you’re looking for awe and adventure that can take weeks to experience, and lifetimes to forget, this is your destination.

To help plan your journey, we’ve compiled a list of some of the country’s most incredible experiences.

Epic footprints

The Larapinta Trail, Northern Territory