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Blue Mountains Explorer Hiking Tour

Blue Mountains, New South Wales

Experience the true beauty of Blue Mountains on our Blue Mountains Hiking Tour. Get right into the heart of Blue Mountains on this action-filled day hike.

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Blue Mountains, New South Wales
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DESCRIPTION

Starting early from Sydney, we’ll arrive in the Blue Mountains, and immediately be immersed in the stunning Australian bush. Descending through the canopy of sub-tropical rainforest, you’ll be surrounded by the fresh scent of the Eucalyptus forest as you follow the magical Leura cascades to the valley floor.

At the bottom, we can rest under the historic rotunda, listening to the song of bellbirds echoing through the forest, before following a moderately flat trail that curves under the soaring sandstone cliffs. Our guides love what they do, and they’ll take the time to share fascinating facts about the plants you see along the way, the geological phenomenons of the mountains, and as much human history as you can handle!

Arriving at Scenic World, we’ll ride out of the valley in style on the World’s Steepest Railway, before stopping for a well-deserved break and a gourmet picnic lunch; a kaleidoscope of fresh produce and local artisan products from the region. For the rest of the tour, we’ll stay high above the valley. Several dramatic lookouts will provide expansive views of the famous Three Sisters, the mighty Mt Solitary and the entire Jamieson Valley, stretching as far as the eye can see. Ending the tour with a final, memorable immersive experience, we’ll hop back on our private air-conditioned bus and head back to Sydney’s CBD.

This tour is perfect for anyone who wants a locally guided experience, away from the crowds and amongst the beautiful nature that made the Blue Mountains so famous!

Inclusions

  • A local eco-certified guide
  • Hot tea and fresh coffee for morning tea
  • Gourmet picnic lunch and snacks, including fruit
  • A one-way ride on the Scenic Railway
  • Return transport from Sydney in a private air-conditioned bus Guests can also join and depart the tour in the Blue Mountains
  • All national park fees and track fees
  • Emergency communications and first aid kits
  • Small group tour with a maximum of ten guests

Exclusions

  • Day pack, walking clothes and shoes
  • Any pre and post trip travel
  • Travel insurance

Highlights

  • Action filled day-hike off the traditional tourist trail
  • Includes a ride on the World’s steepest railway – Backwards!
  • Get up close to the famous Three Sisters
  • Enjoy a gourmet picnic lunch, which highlights Sydney and Blue Mountains produce and artisan products
  • Spend the day with an award-winning guide
  • Take the fuss out of travel, with return private transport included

Time

  • 6:30am approx.- Sydney Train Station (Exact meeting place details will be provided with booking confirmation)
  • 8:00am – Blue Mountains

Departure Location

  • Sydney Central Train Station Katoomba or Leura hotels

What To Bring

  • Day pack to carry personal belongings
  • Water bottle – preferably 2L as there are no refill opportunities along the track
  • Comfortable enclosed walking shoes e.g. sneakers or hiking boots
  • Hat and sunscreen
  • A warm jacket (it can become quite chilly in the mountains, even in summer)
  • Raincoat (available for hire)
  • Camera or phone for some beautiful photos

Additional Information

  • Minimum age of participation is 8 years

Cancellation Policy

  • Bookings cancelled less than 14 days before scheduled trip departure date will incur 100% cancellation fee
  • Bookings cancelled between 42 and 14 days before scheduled trip departure date – a cancellation fee of 20% per person will be charged and the balance amount paid will be refunded
  • Bookings cancelled more than 42 days prior to scheduled trip departure date will be provided with a full refund
  • The operator reserves the right to cancel bookings that have not been paid for in full 30 days before scheduled trip departure date
  • The operator reserves the right to cancel any trip, due to weather, low guest numbers or other circumstance out of its control. If a trip is cancelled a full refund will be provided for the trip cost, however, the operator will not responsible for reimbursement of the cost of flights, accommodation, hire car, meals or any other incidental costs which are or may be incurred in relation to the cancelled trip

Booking Information

  • Confirmation in the form of a tour voucher will be received at time of booking
  • Upon completion of purchase, please print the voucher and present on day of the experience
  • Availability was accurate at the time of booking however, is subject to change due to circumstances out of our control
  • For your information, complete Tour Operator Information including contact details is included on your tour voucher
  • We strongly suggest reconfirming your booking with the tour operator within 24 hours of making your booking and prior to making other travel arrangements

Location

Blue Mountains, New South Wales

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Blue Mountains, New South Wales
Tours
A$239
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