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Blue Mountains Day Trip Including Parramatta River Cruise

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Overview
The Blue Mountains now World-Heritage listed, has deep gorges, steep cliffs, spectacular lookouts, excellent bushwalks and rich flora and fauna. On this tour, you'll discover the meaning of the name the Blue Mountains. You'll travel by clean, modern and air-conditioned buses on a personalized tour with friendly service. Your tour includes a pick up from many accommodation locations in the city centre, as well as from central pick up points in Kings Cross, Darling Harbour, Coogee, Bondi, Manly and Glebe. Travel with passionate, friendly and qualified guides with local knowledge and extensive commentary as you visit the famous places and “get off the beaten track”.
Highlights
  • See the Three Sisters rock formation and Aboriginal rock carvings
  • Explore the charming country towns of Leura and Katoomba
  • Cruise back to Sydney Harbour on the Parramatta River
  • Convenient hotel pick-up from most Sydney hotels
What to Expect
The day starts with a pick-up from your hotel. Then begin the journey to the Blue Mountains. Stop at Kings Tableland or Evans Lookout for photo-worthy views of the Blue Mountains.

From here, take an easy bushwalk to Wentworth Falls for more views, before stopping in the small country town of Leura where you have time to explore on your own and choose from a great variety of restaurants and cafes for lunch (own expense).

Then it’s on to Katoomba, the heart of the Blue Mountains, where you see the Three Sister’s rock formation and learn some Aboriginal folklore about the site. 

You can then explore Scenic World a popular attraction with cable cars, a skyway, the ‘world’s steepest railway’, and other activities at an additional cost

Then avoid traffic and take a river cruise along the Parramatta, which leads you back to the Sydney Harbour where your tour ends.
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This trip organised by Oz Trails & Sydney Exclusive Tours through Viator was great. Les, our tour guide is a walking encyclopedia. He explains the environment like a naturalist and his humour makes the tour less boring. We are able to learn and pay attention...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank erinchua89
Reviewed 3 days ago

A must do trip for anyone visiting Sydney. Our tour guide Simon went above and beyond, giving us interesting facts along the way, and ensuring the safety and well being of all group members. It was an amazing day filled with memorable experiences and incredible...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Shout out to Joe June for being an amazing tour guide! We had a group size of 13 + 2 kids which was amazing.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had an absolutely amazing time on my day trip to the Blue Mountains last week! The company was great about arranging pickup and was right on time. I highly recommend going with our guide, Charlie. Charlie entertained us on the drive with information about Australia...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Jmcase35
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Blue Mountain area is breathtaking. Huge thank you to Les for his insightful information during our tour! My nephew highlighted our day trip as his favorite part of our visit to Sydney. Thank you again for helping create such an awesome memory!

Date of experience: August 2019
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