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Scenic World Blue Mountains

| Corner Violet Street & Cliff Drive, Katoomba, New South Wales 2780, Australia
+61 2 4780 0200
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Scenic World Blue Mountains: Unlimited 1-Day Ride Pass
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Scenic World Blue Mountains: Unlimited 1-Day Ride Pass
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Less than two hours from Sydney, Scenic World is renowned for providing the ultimate Blue Mountains adventure - from native birdlife and fresh air, to breathtaking views of the World Heritage-listed region including the Three Sisters, Katoomba Falls and Jamison Valley. Journey on the world's steepest incline railway, glide between clifftops on the glass-floored Skyway suspended 270 metres in the air, descend into the ancient Jamison Valley by Cableway, explore Jurassic rainforest along the 2.4 kilometres walkway - the longest boardwalk in the Southern Hemisphere. Make a day of it! Scenic World offers free all day parking and a choice of onsite dining options.
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  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“cable car” (669 reviews)
“scenic railway” (400 reviews)
“scenic world” (1,158 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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| Corner Violet Street & Cliff Drive, Katoomba, New South Wales 2780, Australia
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Reviewed today

This is a good place to visit if you're not too into the whole trekking in nature thing. There are cable cars with some really nice views of the mountains and you can opt to do a 20, 40 or 60 minute trek that is...More

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Reviewed today

I particularly liked the walk at the bottom of the valley The board walk made for an easy 40 minute walk, allowing first hand viewing of flora and fauna Looking forward to my next visit

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We found this was just full of tourists . No parking we had to park well away and walk there as the car park was just full of tourist buses. Lining up for ages to get anywhere . It was a very unenjoyable place to...More

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Reviewed yesterday

What a great place. We enjoyed Scenic world although the cable car was not working, closed for maintenance. But we got discount and even cheaper by buying the tickets at our motel. Great views and staff. The train was especially fun. Would thoroughly recommend. Lots...More

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Reviewed yesterday

We arrived at around noon with little queue or rather no queue for the entrance ticket. The cable car ride is under maintenance and we were duly given discount for it. Suggested itinerary will be return trip on skyway, enjoyingthe bottomless viewing panel , passing...More

Thank ChristopherTraveller
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Reviewed 3 days ago

It was a bright sunny day when we visited Scenic world as part of a one-day tour of the Blue Mountains from Sydney. It must have been peak season because there were queues for the 3 rides. We gained entry to the park via the...More

Thank GreenThumb331
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Reviewed 5 days ago

My husband and I had a marvellous time when visiting Scenic World in Katoomba but the best of all was the exceptional service from a very friendly and helpful lady, Marj, in their souvenir shop. She went out of her way to help us with...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I have visited the scenic railway many times over the years, but now, it is different. You cannot it a single ticket but have to buy a pricey all in one. Tickets for railway and 2 overhead rides. You need at least 2-3 hours to...More

Thank kay024
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Despite the cold wind and much lower temperature than we dressed for, we had a good day out. The cable car wasn’t working which bottle necked the train but it was ok. Got there early thankfully as it was overwhelming busy despite being mid winter....More

Thank Lemonpips11
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Reviewed 6 days ago

After a 2 hours walk, we really enjoyed to go back up to the top of the cliff that way: It is effortless and a lot of fun!

Thank sybobcn
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Tina56403
16 July 2018|
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Response from scottharrington2005 | Reviewed this property |
I don’t like heights either and was fine. The railway is very steep but you are locked in the train with no way to fall so it feels safe. The cable car across the gorge has in the middle a glass floor which you can avoid... More
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Lindsay R
6 July 2018|
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Response from Rhom007 | Reviewed this property |
Hi there!When i went there i have sneakers on,it was ok but if it rains some parts might be slippery so i think hiking boots is better,also bring bottled water coz its a long walk and umbrella when it rains.thanks😊
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Lindsay R
5 July 2018|
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Response from Jouni V | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is - but there still might be a lot of tourists and you will need to queue,... But This is naturally up to you.
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