2 DAYS 1 NIGHT BLUE MOUNTAINS EXPLORER
BLUM1N 2D1N NEW SOUTH WALES 01 SEP 2019 - 31 MAR 2020
TRIP DESCRIPTION

Just two hours away from Sydney by train, the Greater Blue Mountains UNESCO World Heritage Area makes for a great day of adventure! Go on an exciting adventure up to the beautiful wilderness of Blue Mountains. Experience the best of Blue Mountains as you tour the area’s sightseeing spots with this fun hop-on-hop-off bus pass. See the best views of the park on a number of breathtaking rides and walkways, and conquer your fear of heights with a ride on the Scenic Railway, the steepest passenger railway in the world, and feel the thrill of a 52-degree incline.

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Sydney - Blue Mountains ( 2hrs by train )

The most convenient and hassle free way to get to the Blue Mountains is via train. Trains depart Sydney Central Station every half hour until 9am, then every hour afterwards. It takes approximately 2 hours to Katoomba Railway Station (less than AUD10 each way).

You will need to purchase an Opal Card for your train journey. You can pick one up at Sydney's Central Station or one of the many Opal card retailers around Sydney. There is no charge for an Opal card, however the minimum value is AUD10 for an Adult Opal card.

The earlier you arrive in the Blue Mountains, the more time you will have to explore at your own pace and see more. Visit the Transport NSW website for train timetable. 
Trains depart from platforms at the Grand Concourse. Please check the screens for up-to-date info.
Grab a seat on the upper level, on left hand side, and you can enjoy views like no other.

Welcome to the Blue Mountains! When you get off the train, walk straight down the ramp and turn right following the "Blue Mountains Explorer Bus" signs. Collect your Explorer Bus Pass, free Guidebook and arrange your *luggage drop off service from Katoomba station to your hotel with reception staff.
The Explorer Bus Pass is a 1-day Pass, however if you are staying overnight you can extend the Pass up to 3 days at no extra cost! No need to book ahead, just ask at BM Explorer Bus office or one of the drivers.

Jump aboard and say "Hi" to your friendly Explorer Bus driver.

Click here for Explorer Bus Hop On Hop Off timetable and map.
Hotel standard check in time 2pm.

Suggested Itinerary:-

  • Walk to brunch along Katoomba Street
  • Explore the Katoomba Street Art Walk before/after brunch
  • Board the Explorer Bus from Stop 2 or Stop 3
  • Arrive at Explore the Blue Mountains National Park (Stop 9). Allow 1.5 hours for your visit to Scenic World if you want to take all three rides (Skyway, Railway & Cableway. Own expenses or Upgrade to Lyrebird Pass)
  • Board the Explorer Bus and drive past Eagle Hawk and Narrow Neck lookout - The bus usually stops here for a couple of minutes so you can take a quick photo
  • Arrive at Echo Point and the Three Sisters (Stop 14) – walk to Honeymoon Bridge if time permits; 20min return and check out the Waradah Aboriginal Centre
  • Board bus to Leuralla Historic House and Gardens (Stop 19) – walk 1 minute to Elysian Rock Lookout
  • Board bus to Leura Village (Stop 21), note most shops close by 5pm; Woolworth’s closes at 10pm. 
  • Board last bus at 5:10pm to accommodation and/or return to Katoomba (Stop 1) by 5:30pm

NOTE: *Luggage drop off is included if the hotels are on the Explorer Bus circuit.

Transfer by Train (self-guided and own expenses) and Explorer Bus Hop On Hop Off
Hotel Leisure Inn Spires or Alpine Motor Inn or The Carrington
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Blue Mountain ( 2hrs by train ) - Sydney

After breakfast at own leisure. Hotel standard check out time 10am.

Arrange your luggage to be left at BM Explorer Bus office* and continue exploring, there's more to see on breathtaking view!

Suggested Look Out Point

  • Katoomba Cascades and Reid's Plateau | Allow 30min | Stop 8
  • Gordon Falls Lookout | Allow 30min | Stop 18
  • Olympian Rock lookout | Allow 20min | Stop 19

From here you can either spend some time shopping before take a train back to Sydney from either Leura or Katoomba Stations. Trains back to Sydney leave Leura hourly until the last one just before 10:30 pm. Trains leave from Katoomba five minutes earlier. Visit the Transport NSW website for train timetable. 

NOTE: *Luggage collected by 4pm Mon-Fri and 2.45pm Sat-Sun and Public holiday.

Transfer by Train (self-guided and own expenses)
Meals Breakfast
Print Trip Details
Trip Inclusive
  • 1 night stay at Blue Mountains with breakfast
  • 1 Day Blue Mountains Explorer Bus Hop On Hop Off Pass
Trip Exclude
  • International and/or Domestic air ticket
  • Personal Expenses
  • Lunches, dinners, morning and afternoon tea, excursion/tour/activities unless specified.
  • Transportation to/from Blue Mountains
  • Travel Insurance
Trip Mandatory
ITEMADULTCHILD
Agent Collection Fee 30.00 30.00
Optional Addon
ITEMADULTCHILD
Upgrade 1 Day Explorer Pass to Lyrebird Pass - included Scenic World: Railway, Skyway & Cableway 123.90 64.90
Add Waradah Aboriginal Show Admission 45.40 39.50
General Terms
  • Rates quoted are subject to change without prior notice and/or upon hotel confirmation. This may be due to any special event and any immediate room surcharges implied by the hotel.
  • Hotel rooms and excursion tours are subject to availability.
  • No refunds are given for any unused portion of this package or during tour.
  • The itinerary is for reference only and visiting sequence may be different, and is subject to any necessary changes in accordance to local requirements.
  • No bookings are accepted less than 30 working days prior to departure, due to require sufficient working days to apply australia tourist visa.
  • 12fly of Malaysian Harmony shall not be liable for any loses or expenses incurred due to delay, sickness, weather, strikes or any other causes beyond its control, such losses and expenses shall be borne by the clients.
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Payment Terms
  • Deposit for this package is minimum MYR 100.00 per person.
Package Remarks
  • General travel period: September 2019 until March 2020 (Travel must be completed by 31 March 2020).
  • Please note we are not responsible for any changes to the NSW Trains timetable, service availability, strikes, or track work which requires alternate travel by coach.

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