Take a day out from Sydney to the nearby iconic Blue Mountains and go bush walking, visit a wildlife park, see the Three Sisters rock formation, enjoy lunch and see Wentworth waterfall.
All about the 2 Day Blue Mountains Tour
Take a Blue Mountains overnight tour from Sydney to see the beautiful World Heritage listed Blue Mountains. First up is a little visit to the Featherdale Wildlife park to have your photo with a Koala and hand feed the Kangaroos. Then enjoy a hike to see the Three Sisters Rock formation and see why the Blue mountains got its name. There are different walks to do for different levels of fitness. It's encouraged that you do the hour-long hike, so a good level of fitness is required. But there are other options if you are with a friend or parent who doesn’t have a good level of fitness. Lunch is freshly prepared in Katoomba and is delicious. There is a choice of chicken, ham, beef roll and you even get a sweet treat. A visit to the famous Scenic World where you can some optional activities like the cable car is a highlight of the afternoon.
Stay overnight in the Blue Mountains. We drop you off in Katoomba at the YHA accommodation. The YHA is the perfect place to stay in the Blue Mountains as its central for any walks you decide to do the next day. Day 2 is a free day for you to explore the Blue Mountains. Mke your own way back to Sydney easily on the train.
The perfect adventure into New South Wales rugged region the Blue Mountains.
2 Day Blue Mountains Tour
Tour itinerary - 2 Days
Head out of Sydney towards the Blue Mountains National Park. Our eco-pass accreditation allows us to take you on amazing bush walks through the national park with waterfalls, cliff stairs, and rainforest
We also visit Featherdale Wildlife Park, where you can touch koalas, hand feed kangaroos and see a 4-metre crocodile at this award-winning park
See the Three Sisters, hear the Aboriginal stories and see this famous rock formation overlooking the Jamison Valley
Visit the popular tourist attraction Scenic World, where we offer an optional walk down the Furber Steps cut into the side of the cliff and into the valley surrounded by rainforest
Scenic Railway: Save your energy and take the world's steepest railway back to the top (own expense)
Satisfy your mountain appetite with a picnic lunch.
After the tour, we drop off at the award-winning Katoomba YHA.
This day is at leisure. Start the morning with a continental breakfast. Plan your day from reception where there are many free activities including bushwalks you can do from YHA. There is a bus stop out the front of the hostel for the hop on hop off bus and shops and cafes within walking distance.
Note: One-way trip! Please make your own return travel arrangements
Kings Cross – Holiday Inn, 203 Victoria St @ 7.15am
YHA Central – St Laurence Church, 812 George Street, at 07.30am.
Circular Quay – Sydney Harbour Marriott, 30 Pitt St @ 7.55am
***This tour does not include return transport***
Katoomba to Central by train, one-way tickets are under $10 and it takes 2hrs from Katoomba to Central.
Important NotesThings you need to know about this tour
Tour departs Sydney, please advise of your pick up at time of booking. Be ready and waiting at pick up point 5 minutes before departure, Sydney traffic isn’t great so please be patient.
Linen provided, please bring a towel, upgrades to private rooms available and please check at the time of booking. Upgrade fees payable direct to YHA upon check-in (270 Katoomba Street, Katoomba).
Bring snacks, water and weather protection.
***Activities require sturdy footwear and participants need to have reasonable fitness***
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