Escape the city and enjoy the tranquility of the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Blue Mountains on this day trip from Sydney. Enjoy a guided walk to Wentworth Falls and see the famous Three Sisters rock formation standing tall over Jamison Valley. Hand-feed kangaroos and pet a koala at Featherdale Wildlife Park and see Sydney's Olympic Park, home to the 2000 Olympics. Finish your day with a leisurely cruise down the Parramatta River and into Sydney Harbour.
Leave the city behind and head for the hills! On this small-group day trip to the Blue Mountains from Sydney, start the day with a visit to Featherdale Wildlife Park, where you will get up close to some of Australia's cutest and furriest creatures. You can hand-feed the kangaroos and emus, and even pet a koala!
Next, continue to the Blue Mountains and explore this UNESCO World Heritage-listed park. At Echo Point, hear the legend of how the Three Sisters rock formation got its name and take in the spectacular views over Jamison Valley. Take a guided bush walk to Wentworth Falls and visit Scenic World, where you can ride one of the world's steepest railways or take the gondola for aerial views of the valley below (at own expense).
Pack a picnic lunch or choose to eat at one of the many cafés (at own expense) in the quaint mountain village of Katoomba before traveling to Olympic Park, home to the Sydney 2000 Olympic Games. Finish your day with a leisurely cruise down the Parramatta River. Pass waterside suburbs and travel under the iconic Sydney Harbour Bridge, where your tour will conclude at Circular Quay.
Please note: The Scenic Railway will be closed for maintenance from January 14, to March 29, 2013. The Cableway and Skyway will still be operating as usual.
Departure Dates: Monday,Wednesday, Friday and Sunday Commences: Sydney, Australia Departure Point: Potts Point: The Holiday Inn Potts Point Central Station: YHA Central Wynard: The Menzies Hotel Circular Quay: the corner of Loftus and Albert Streets
Departure Time: 7:20am: Holiday Inn Potts Point 7:35am: YHA Central 7:50am: Menzies Hotel, Wynyard 7:55am: Circular Quay Return Details: Concludes at Circular Quay approximately 6:30pm
Full-day tour of Blue Mountains
Transport by air-conditioned coach
Pickup from designated meeting points
Entrance fees to Blue Mountains and Featherdale Wildlife Park
Food and drinks
Scenic World attractions
Confirmation will be received at time of booking
Small-group tour maximum 20 participants
Not wheelchair accessible
Closed-toe walking shoes and warm clothing are recommended
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Note: Flights are NOT included and unless otherwise stated above transfers and car hire are also NOT included.