Blue Mountains Day Tour
Discover the “Grand Canyon” of Australia on this mesmerizing day tour of the Blue Mountains, a World Heritage listed site with spectacular scenery. Throughout the day, you’ll get to explore deep gorges, green velvet mountains, and an amazing collection of wildlife. We visit Featherdale Wildlife Park for special encounters with Australia's adorable wildlife, head to Scenic World for unforgettable views of the Blue Mountains and cruise back to Sydney with a Parramatta River cruise. Book the Blue Mountains Tour to explore the impressive natural beauty of the region.
Returns: approx. 6:30pm
Children: $90 (2 – 12 years)
Infants under 2 years travel free on the lap of a parent.
Scenic World: Tickets for the Scenic Railway, Sky-way and Cable-way can be purchased at your own expense on the day from your Tour Guide.
The tour departs from Sydney bright and early to travel to our first stop of the day, Featherdale Wildlife Park. Here you can watch and interact with some of Australia’s best-known wildlife including koalas, wombats, tree kangaroos and more. Be sure to pickup some of the kangaroo feed to handfeed the resident roos!
We then continue our journey into the Blue Mountains, where the dense forest and incredible views all around will leave you in awe!
Firstly, we’ll head to Echo Point for amazing views of the Three Sisters rock formation. Here you’ll hear the riveting Dreamtime stories of the traditional owners about how the Three Sisters were formed. Get some stunning photos of the surrounding Jamison Valley and the Three Sisters before we stop for lunch.
For lunch we stop off in Leura, a picturesque village brimming with boutiques and quaint eateries. Here you will have free time to grab a bite and browse the collection of charming local stores.
In the afternoon we’ll move on to Scenic World, where you can hop aboard the Skyway, Australia’s highest cable car, the Cableway, the Railway, the steepest incline passenger railway in the world, and the Walkway, the longest boardwalk in Australia. Through each of these breath-taking rides, you’ll get to marvel at the stunning expanse of the Blue Mountains below.
Conclude your day with a trip back to Sydney Harbour, unwinding on an afternoon cruise along the Parramatta River back to Circular Quay or Darling Harbour.
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