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Blue Mountains Sightseeing Bus Tour with Optional Hop-On Hop-Off Pass

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Surround yourself with the brilliant blues of the Blue Mountains on this 1-hour double-decker bus tour with live commentary.

Highlights

  • Take a 1-hr double-decker bus tour of the Blue Mountains and marvel at eucalyptus-clad valleys and waterfalls without disembarking.

  • Admire panoramic views of the Eastern Highlands, the world's 3rd longest mountain range, and learn about them with the live commentary onboard.

  • Behold the Three Sisters rock formation overlooking the Jamison Valley and embrace the sun-kissed pink sandstone cliffs of Mount Solitary.

  • Want to explore more? Upgrade to a hop-on hop-off pass! With 23 stops, you can be your own mountain explorer.

  • Fun fact: The Blue Mountains are not blue! The bluish hue is an optical illusion caused by light scattering through the surrounding eucalyptus trees.

Inclusions

  • 1-hour sightseeing bus tour of Blue Mountains

  • Pre-recorded commentary in English

  • 24-hour unlimited Blue Mountain hop-on hop-off pass (as per option selected)

  • Entry to Scenic World (as per option selected)

  • Unlimited access to 4 attractions (with Scenic World upgrade):

  • Cableway

  • Skyway

  • Railway

  • Walkway

Cancellation policy

You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.

Embark on a 1-hr sightseeing tour to the majestic Blue Mountains and enjoy the live commentary on board from your driver guide.

Gaze at the great dividing range

The Blue Mountains are bedecked in eucalyptus-rich rainforests that have thrived for over 100 million years. The blazing Australian sun and fine oil mist from the eucalyptus leaves combine to emit a unique blue haze, earning the Blue Mountains their name. Take in views of the world's third-largest mountain range–the Great Dividing Range, also known as the Eastern Highlands. Overlooking the Jamison Valley is a rocky trio called the Three Sisters which was formed over 200 million years ago. The local myth surrounding The Three Sisters' origin is even more captivating, be sure to ask your guide about it!

Enjoy views of Mt. Solitary, Ruined Castle, and Kedumba Valley

Glance through your window and snap photos of Mount Solitary by the rugged turret of Ruined Castle. Perched on a rock platform, the King's Tableland features engravings of indigenous fauna, including Kangaroos. Situated in proximity, Megalong Valley is home to many vineyards. The valley serves as a getaway to the southern escarpment, distinguished by sandstone cliffs that line the Jamison, Kanimbla, and Hartley Valleys. Sight gorgeous Leura cascades before returning to the city in the comfort of your bus.

What to bring

  • It's recommended to bring along your sunscreen, hats, sunglasses, and bottled water.

Additional information

  • It's recommended to dress warmer from June to August.
  • Your voucher will be emailed to you instantly.

  • Display the voucher on your mobile phone with a valid photo ID at the attraction.

  • Please arrive at the attraction 15 minutes before the scheduled time of your visit to avoid any delays.

Ticket Redemption Point

  • Show your ticket at Blue Mountains Explorer Bus Ticket Office.

  • Address: 283 Bathurst Rd, Katoomba NSW 2780, Australia.

  • Landmark: Right outside the Katoomba Railway Station.

Get Directions to the Redemption Point

Getting There

By Bus

  • The closest bus stop is Carrington Hotel, Katoomba St. It is a quick 2-minute walk to the attraction.

  • Board buses #685, #686, #686G, #690H, #690K and #695 to get you there.

By Train

  • The closest train station is Katoomba Station. It is a quick 1-minute walk to the attraction.

  • Board trains #Blue Mountains Line, #Western NSW and #Western NSW to get you there.

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