Private Blue Mountains: Hiking, Mt. Tomah Gardens, Featherdale

Outdoor Activities in Sydney

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Explore the Blue Mountains, Australia's own Grand Canyon. Join this 10-hour private tour inside the magnificent valleys, rivers and gorges of this World Heritage listed national park. Experience the true beauty of the Blue Mountains where most tourists never tread, immersing yourself in the spectacular wilderness areas of a unique region that you can't appreciate without getting your shoes dirty, so the speak.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Featherdale Wildlife Park, Blacktown, Greater Sydney, New South WalesAt Featherdale Wildlife Park, we get close and personal with hundreds of native Australian wildlife: kangaroos, koalas, wallabies, wombats, emus, penguins, dingoes, snakes, crocodiles, birds etceteras.We aim to arrive early, so we have the Park to ourselves before the crowds get here!Duration: 1 hourPass By: Blue Mountains, Katoomba, Blue Mountains, New South WalesThe Blue Mountains Drive (BMD) is a scenic drive along the Jamison Valley, passing many lookouts.Stop At: Wentworth Falls, Katoomba, Blue Mountains, New South WalesStart of a 1.5 to 2 hour circuit walk in the Jamison Valley (pending on the weather and guests' fitness).Alternative walks visit the Leura Cascades.Duration: 1 hour 30 minutesStop At: The Three Sisters, Katoomba, Blue Mountains, New South WalesIconic sight of that part of the Blue Mountains.Duration: 20 minutesStop At: Cahill's Lookout, Katoomba, Blue Mountains, New South WalesOffering the best views onto Narrowneck, Boars Head and the Megalong Valley.Duration: 15 minutesStop At: Pulpit Rock Lookout, Blue Mountains National Park, Blue Mountains, New South WalesOne of the best views of the Blue Mountains NP, offering spectacular views over the Grose Valley.Another great lookout is offered from Anvil Rock. This lookout is a little easier to walk to (less steps).Duration: 1 hourStop At: The Blue Mountains Botanic Garden, Mount Tomah, Blue Mountains, New South WalesOn the scenic Bell's Line of Road, AKA the Botanist Way, we visit the beautiful Botanical Gardens of Mt Tomah.A chance to see plenty of exotic plants and... birds! Eastern Spinebills, New Holland Honey Eaters. Satin Bowerbirds, Crimson Rosella's, Australian King Parrots, Kookaburra's, Wattlebirds and Superb Fairy Wren are regular visitors of the gardens.Duration: 45 minutesPass By: Hawkesbury River, New South WalesThe scenic Botanist Way takes us past the orchards along the Hawkesbury, AKA the fruitbowl of NSW.Past the Macquarie towns of Windsor and Richmond we take the tollroads to reach Sydney hassle-free.

What’s included

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Available with an English, German, or Dutch-speaking driver/guide depending on option selected
  • Picnic lunch
  • Entry/Admission - Featherdale Wildlife Park

What’s not included

  • Extra attractions not included on the itinerary
  • Drinks


  • Perfect introduction for first-time visitors
  • Private guide for a more personalized experience
  • See native wildlife in their natural environment
  • Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city