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Blue Mountains Day Trip Including Parramatta River Cruise - with unbiased reviews

Blue Mountains Day Trip Including Parramatta River Cruise

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Explore the Blue Mountains, see ancient rock formations, get a taste of small-town country life and cruise down the Parramatta River on this full-day tour form Sydney. Designed for visitors who want to get out of Sydney and see a slice of life in the Blue Mountains. Keep your camera handy for many scenic photo ops and learn about Aboriginal history from your guide.
  • See the Three Sisters rock formation and Aboriginal rock carvings
  • Explore the charming country towns of Leura and Katoomba
  • Cruise back to Sydney Harbour on the Parramatta River
  • Convenient hotel pick-up from most Sydney hotels
What to Expect
The day starts with a pick-up from your hotel. Then begin the journey to the Blue Mountains. Stop at Kings Tableland or Evans Lookout for photo-worthy views of the Blue Mountains. From here, take an easy bushwalk to Wentworth Falls for more views, before stopping in the small country town of Leura where you have time to explore on your own and choose from a great variety of restaurants and cafes for lunch (own expense). Then it’s on to Katoomba, the heart of the Blue Mountains, where you see the Three Sisters rock formation and learn some Aboriginal folklore about the site.  You can then explore Scenic World a popular attraction with cable cars, a skyway, the ‘world’s steepest railway’, and other activities at an additional cost Then avoid traffic and take a river cruise along the Parramatta, which leads you back to the Sydney Harbour where your tour ends.
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Important Information
  • Mini Coach Pick up (from most city hotels or near by)
  • Harbour Cruise
  • Lunch
  • Scenic World ticket
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Most travelers can participate
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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bill8111 wrote a review 9 Dec
51 contributions18 helpful votes
Our tour guide was exceptional, and the stops were excellent, stopping at many places I did not know about if I had used a rented car. The cruise was wonderful at the end of the day, and the ticket you receive for the cruise still has three dollars on it for your ride home on
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Date of experience: November 2019
matinn wrote a review 4 Dec
2 contributions
The blue mountains tour was on my list of things to do in Sydney and it did not disappoint. Charlie, our tour guide, was a good driver, kept us entertained on the ride, mentioned facts about australia I didn't know about, managed the group very well, and made the tour a fun
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Date of experience: November 2019
Adrienn wrote a review 4 Dec
1 contribution
I absolutely loved this tour with Charlie, he guided us around the most beautiful spots in the Blue Mountains. Additionally, we were lucky enough to see some unique yellow-tailed black-cockatoos during the tour. On the bus, Charlie provided us with interesting information about
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Date of experience: December 2019
Tim L wrote a review 4 Dec
92 contributions26 helpful votes
The Blue Mountains are worth seeing but the tour was poorly done. 1. Our guide was Charlie, and while he was polite - he never engaged with the group. He was just "there" - recited the script he had, answered questions when he had to, played music to pass the time. 2. Charlie
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Date of experience: December 2019
Lynn B wrote a review 3 Dec
46 contributions10 helpful votes
I went yesterday and had Michael as the tour guide. He was very personable & taught us a lot throughout the day in a fun & exciting way. The pick up was prompt & we got to do everything on the itinerary despite the bush fires, except scenic world. But I was fine with this, as
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Key Details
  • Blue Mountains, Wentworth Falls, and 4 more
  • Duration: 10h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Hotel Pickup
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