Blue Mountains Day Trips
Escape the bump and grind of Sydney with a day trip to the breath taking World Heritage listed Blue Mountains.
There are a variety of Blue Mountains day trips departing regularly from Sydney. From luxury coaches to 4WD tours, there are trips and tours to suit anybody.
Whether you are after adventure, mystery, beauty, nature or a little bit of Australian culture, a day trip to the Blue Mountains has it all.
Absorb the beauty and tranquillity of nature as your tour guide brings the old stories of the bush to life.
Take time out to relax on a day trip to the Blue Mountains with a boardwalk stroll through the lush rainforest while learning about Aboriginal Dreamtime legends.
Also a Blue Mountains day trip wouldn’t be complete without visiting Jenolan Caves.
Marvel at the famous Three Sisters. Soak up the legend of Meehni, Wimlah and Gunnedoo. Legend has it that the three sisters were frozen in stone during an ancient battle over love.
Add some exercise to your day trip by taking a walk down The Giant Stairway and along the Federal Pass trail leading to Katoomba Falls.
From here enjoy a trip on the Scenic Railway back up to the top. The Scenic Railway is a glass bottom aerial cable car, so you can enjoy the amazing views. It is also the steepest aerial car in Australia!
If adventure is what you crave, then the Blue Mountains can provide in the form of the Katoomba Scenic Railway. The Guinness Book of Records claims it to be the steepest railway in the world! The cable railway descends 415 metres through sandstone cliffs via a rock tunnel with a maximum gradient of 52 degrees.
Bring a bit of culture to your day trip by unwinding at one of the Blue Mountains many museums. There are museums for the young and the young at heart ranging from locomotive museums to toy museums.