Blue Mountains & Australian Wildlife Tour
Explore the World Heritage listed Blue Mountains. Stretching over one million hectares, the Blue Mountains is an inspiring mix of rainforest, canyons, tall forests and heathlands; truly one of Australia’s natural wonders. Discover this wonderland of sandstone outcrops, deep ravines, pristine bushland and dramatic cliffs. Then, get up-close to Australian animals, including kangaroos and koalas, at a wildlife park.
What makes it Great:
- Discover the beauty of the Blue Mountains, its views and quaint, friendly atmosphere
- Learn about the history of the area
- Meet the locals at wildlife park
- Visit Scenic World or take a bushwalk.
- Entry to a wildlife park
- Experienced Driver Guide
- Comprehensive commentary
- Travel in an air-conditioned coach
- Pickup and dropoff for selected Sydney hotels
Make the most of your Day Tour with an Optional Add-On.
- Lunch: Enjoy a café lunch in the delightful mountain village of Leura. Relax with your fellow travellers as you take a break.
- Parramatta River Cruise: End your day with a cruise down the Parramatta River to Circular Quay or Darling Harbour, toasting the sunset with a glass of sparkling wine, beer or juice. Disembark at Darling Harbour or Circular Quay (no hotel drop-offs).
- Scenic World Rides: With the Unlimited Discovery Pass you'll ride the steepest incline railway in the world down into a hidden valley. Glide out on the Cableway for panoramic views. Then ride the Skyway 270 metres above ancient ravines and dazzling waterfalls.
- Blue Mountains & Australian Wildlife with Lunch, Scenic World Rides and River Cruise - J15LRC: Entry to local Wildlife Park, rides at Scenic World, Lunch & Parramatta River Cruise
- Blue Mountains & Australian Wildlife with Lunch and River Cruise (J15LC): Blue Mountains day tour & Entry to local Wildlife Park, 2-course Lunch in Leura, & river cruise return
- Blue Mountains & Australian Wildlife with Lunch & Scenic World Rides (J15LR): Entry to local Wildlife Park, Lunch & rides at Scenic World
- Blue Mountains & Australian Wildlife with Scenic World Rides & River Cruise (J15RC): Blue Mountains day tour & Entry to Local Wildlife Park, Scenic World rides & river cruise return.
- Blue Mountains and Australian Wildlife with lunch (J15L): Enjoy a 2 course lunch in the quaint mountain township of Leura.
- Blue Mountains & Australian Wildlife with Scenic World Rides (J15R): Entry to local Wildlife Park & rides at Scenic World
- Blue Mountains and Australian Wildlife with Rivercruise return (J15C): End your day with a relaxing cruise taking in the sights that the Parramatta River has to offer, on your return into Sydney Harbour
Departure times & locations
- Departs: Daily. Departs Sydney city at 7.55am (earlier from pick-up points). Hotel pick-ups commence prior to the tour start time. You will be collected from the hotel you have selected in the drop down list during the booking process. If you wish to change your pick-up location from the one selected, you must call the operator at least 24 hrs prior to travel. If your hotel does not appear on the drop down list, the operator does not pick-up from your hotel. Please arrange an alternate pick-up time and location.
- Returns: 6.00pm approximately to original departure point.
Your day at a glance:
• Climb into the mountains via the sleepy townships of Blaxland, Lawson and Wentworth
• View the famous Three Sisters, a trio of rocky pinnacles, from a perfect vantage point. From here you’ll experience amazing views over the Jamison Valley
• Visit popular Scenic World. You could ride the Scenic Railway, Cableway and Skyway, a great way to experience the steep valleys, cliff tops and canyons from different perspectives. Disembark the Scenic Railway at the bottom station to access the Scenic Walkway and stroll through 2.4 kilometres of Jurassic rainforest (see Optional Add-on)
• Stop in picturesque Leura at lunchtime. Grab a bite to eat at one of the many cafés or choose our optional lunch (see Optional Add-on)
• There’s time to explore Leura village, a delightful blend of quaint shops and galleries
• Follow the scenic Cliff Drive and enjoy breathtaking views of the Megalong Valley
• Travel through Katoomba, heart of the resort region within the Blue Mountains
• Encounter koalas, kangaroos, wombats and other native animals at a wildlife park
• Return to Sydney on the coach or cruise down the Parramatta River into Sydney Harbour (see Optional Add-on)
Things To Bring
- Enclosed walking shoes
- Sunglasses, sunscreen and hat
- Water bottle
- Warm layers in cooler months
Fitness Requirements: Low level of fitness required.
Travelling with children
Children between the ages of 2-15 years will be applicable for child rates. Children under 2 years are considered infants and travel free of charge when seated on a parent or guardians lap. Child seats are unable to be used.
- Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking.
- Scenic Railway/Cable Car rides are available for purchase on tour, or pre-purchase in your booking.
- The optional river cruise on the way back into Sydney can be added to your booking in the booking form.
- The optional 2-course lunch in Leura can be added to your booking in the booking form (to 31 March 2020 only).
- Hotel drop-offs are available for passengers returning to Sydney by coach. Passengers returning by river cruise will not receive a hotel drop off.
- Pensioner Fares apply to Australian and New Zealand Pension Card holders, Australian Senior Card holders, and full-time Australian Students.
- Non-English commentary language devices can be requested at no additional cost however may be subject to availability. Please enquire after your booking is confirmed.
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Departs: Daily. Departs Sydney city at 7.55am (earlier from pick-up points).