The Blue Mountains in NSW Australia is a place that is filled with different activities to pursue. You can go hiking, cycling, eat out and explore. There is loads to do at the Blue Mountains Australia. You can make a day of it, or more than a day. The Blue Mountains has a vast amount of accommodation available to you whether you plan on staying for a short time or a long time. You can take tours, go horse riding, go to the cinema, explore the mountains, abseil and take part in festivities and events that are constantly happening.
If hiking for the day tires you out, many sublime spas are around; just what you need after a day long trek through the mountains. The Blue Mountains also have many child friendly activities so it is a great place for a family day out.
If you’re driving from Sydney’s CBD and need a little break, why not visit Featherdale Wildlife Park. It is only 40 minutes from the CBD and has the cutest, most unusual animals! It’s your chance to get up close and personal with nature.
Head on over to Scenic World for the best Blue Mountains experience suited to everyone. Scenic World – in the World Heritage-listed Blue Mountains of Australia – offers a range of experiences found nowhere else on Earth. You can try out:
- The scenic railway - Ride the steepest incline (415 metre decent) railway in the world down to a lush and hidden valley!
- The coal mine exhibition - a 10 minute audio visual display located in the old coal mine entrance. You can also see life sized bronze sculptures of a mine worker and his pit pony, plus a display of tools used by the miners.
- The scenic cableway - The steepest aerial cable car in Australia takes you on a 545 metre ride into (or out of) the World Heritage Listed rainforest of the Jamison Valley.
- The scenic skyway - the world’s first cablecar with an Electro-sceni glass floor. Part of the floor becomes transparent under your feet!
Scenic World is located in Katoomba; not too far away from Sydney (about 2 hours give or take). It’s a great place to get away from the hustle and bustle of the busy city life. It is a holiday you will never forget.
Scenic World – at Katoomba in the World Heritage-listed Blue Mountains of Australia – offers a range of experiences found nowhere else on Earth.
And Katoomba is less than two hours from Sydney by road or train.
In any season, Scenic World is a must see for overseas and interstate visitors - and a great day out for those who live in Sydney and neighbouring regions.