Things To Do In The Blue Mountains

The Blue Mountains, including small towns like Katoomba & Leura, are home to a huge number outdoor activities like walks, hikes, waterfalls & even rock climbing & abseiling (if you're feeling extreme. If you're looking for artistic things to do in the Blue Moutains, check out any number of craft & art studios too. The best part about most of the area being a national park, is there is any number of free things to do in the Blue Mountains. We've hand-picked a collection of fun things to do in the Blue Mountains, so plan a trip & see some of the most beautiful scenery New South Wales has to offer!

Travel on the Steepest Train

Travel on the Steepest TrainKatoomba, NSW

Take a day to go and travel to the beautiful Blue Mountains and experience its true beauty by stopping in at Scenic World, Katoomba. Here, you can travel on the railway train. The train being the steepest railway train views ever ! views ever !Megalong Valley, NSW

If you want the best view of the stars away from the pollution of the city, then you should check this out. There are beautiful views for miles around and if you can bring a telescope or binoculars even better ! Its kind

Sample exquisite chocolates

Sample exquisite chocolatesLeura, NSW

I would highly recommend a visit to this exquisite chocolate store located in the heart of Leura Mall. The chocolates are handmade using all natural ingredients ( absolutely no preservatives, artificial colors or the

Surfers Paradise Night Life

Surfers Paradise Night LifeKatoomba, NSW

The majority of the Gold Coast’s nightlife is concentrated around the hub streets of Cavill and Orchid Avenues in the heart of Surfers Paradise, and each club offers its own take on the typical clubbing experience.

A spectacular hidden waterfall

A spectacular hidden waterfallKatoomba, NSW

If you are up for a trek then the Minnehaha falls in Katoomba is one of the most stunning waterfalls in the region. The waterfall is not as widely known as some of the other popular waterfalls in the Blue Mountains

Best Chai Lattes in the Blue Mountains

Best Chai Lattes in the Blue MountainsHazelbrook, NSW

Right near the train station on Railway Parade in Hazelbrook you'll find The Parade. A local gem and favourite with friendly baristas who make great coffee. Seasonal local produce is used in all meals. My favourite (as

Sweet tooth tour of the Upper Blue Mountains

Sweet tooth tour of the Upper Blue MountainsNSW

On your way to some of the best bushwalks at Wentworth Falls, you’ll pass by Wentworth Falls Grocery Store (opposite Wentworth Falls station). This cute shop sells lollies the old fashioned way. Instead of wading through

Book worm tour of the Upper Blue Mountains

Book worm tour of the Upper Blue MountainsNSW

Let’s face it, for most of us a perfect holiday escape inevitably involves reading a book. Reading by the fire, reading in bed, reading outdoors, and reading with a cup of tea, hot chocolate or a glass of wine are

Adventure in the blue mountains

Adventure in the blue mountainsKatoomba, NSW

If you love Adventure and want to have an adventurous date the best place to go is the three sisters walk in blue mountains.Three Sisters is best seen from Echo Point lookout, on the edge of the plateau above. There are

Get a red bus to the Blue Mountains

Get a red bus to the Blue MountainsKatoomba, NSW

The Blue Mountains Explorer Bus allows you the flexibility to plan a day that suits you, choosing from 29 stops around Leura and Katoomba getting on and off as you please. You can plan your day around the attractions at

1/2 Day Abseiling Adventure
from $99

1/2 Day Abseiling AdventureKatoomba, NSW

Go abseiling in the Blue Mountains! Check out the world-class views and rappel down a classic Australian rock face. Conquer great heights, and your fear, in the hands of experienced, friendly professionals. Find your

Events in the Blue Mounains

Events in the Blue MounainsNSW

The Blue Mountains is abuzz with events throughout the year.The Festival of Walking invites you to explore the Lithgow and Oberon regions in October. Celebrate the area’s natural beauty and conservation, Aboriginal

Golfing in the Blue Mountains

Golfing in the Blue MountainsNSW

If you enjoy great scenery with your swing, head to the Blue Mountains for your next round of golf. The region boasts excellent golf courses in breathtaking surrounds.Katoomba Golf Course, Leura Golf Club, Springwood

Blue Mountains & Featherdale Wildlife Park

Blue Mountains & Featherdale Wildlife ParkNSW

Heritage-listed wilderness, and Australian native animals up close…The Three Sisters, Echo Point, Katoomba, Leura, Blackheath, Scenic World, Furber Steps, Govetts Leap, Katoomba Falls, Bridal Veil Falls, plus Featherdale