51 Fun Things To Do in the Blue Mountains in 2023

Most visitors only uncover a tiny part of the Blue Mountains, but if you have time to spend a little longer in the area, there are so many things to do and less-visited sites to uncover that your time will be well rewarded. From free things to do in the Blue Mountains, like bush walks … Read more

How to Visit the Blue Mountains By Train: 2 Easy Itineraries

Visiting the Blue Mountains by train on a day trip is a great way to save some money and have more control over what you see and do while you are there. It’s relatively easy and armed with our detailed advice; you have everything you need for a fantastic day trip from Sydney. Fully revised … Read more

12 Easy Blue Mountains Walks You Will Love

There are over eighty Blue Mountains walks waiting to test you. Still, unless you are a local, it’s unlikely you will have time for more than a handful, so rather than an exhaustive list we have pulled together our favourite easy Blue Mountains walks. Most take under two hours to complete so you can cover … Read more

How to Visit the Blue Mountains By Public Transport 2023

Planning to visit the Blue Mountains by public transport? We have created an easy to follow itinerary for visiting the Blue Mountains by train to help you explore this UNESCO wonderland without a car. Departing from Central Station in the centre of the city, we show you how to see some of the mountain’s top … Read more

Choose the Best Blue Mountains Day Tour

There are so many Blue Mountains day tours available that it is hard to choose which itinerary on offer is best for you, especially when you don’t know much about the area. Today, I will go over a few points to help you find the best Blue Mountains tour for your travel style. Edited: 19/11/2022 … Read more

33 Blue Mountains Lookouts and How to Find Them

If you are heading west to check out some Blue Mountains lookouts you are in luck. Today we share details of 33 lookouts so you can decide which ones you should add to your day out. There are more scenic lookouts in the Blue Mountains than most visitors will be able to manage to see … Read more

Plan the Perfect Romantic Getaway in The Blue Mountains 2023

A romantic getaway in the Blue Mountains is an excellent way to recharge the batteries and spend some quality time with your loved one. This world heritage wilderness wonderland is the perfect place for romantic walks and enjoying the spectacular views, so find yourself a lovely place to stay and head west for a romantic … Read more

Visit the Blue Mountains From Sydney

So you want to visit the Blue Mountains but you can’t decide if you need to book a guided tour or if you can do it alone using public transport or a rental car? Well, read on, we have all the info you need to make an informed decision and a bunch of pages to … Read more

Choosing Where to Stay in the Blue Mountains 2023

Confused about where to stay in the Blue Mountains? We are not surprised; there are literally hundreds of properties of every style here. This guide will help you narrow down your options and find the perfect spot for your next getaway. Updated Feb 2022 Ok, so if you have decided that the Blue Mountains deserve … Read more

17 Beautiful Picnic Spots in the Blue Mountains

Today we share our favourite picnic spots in the Blue Mountains, from the traditional picnic areas great for families to secluded spots perfect for a romantic lunch. A Blue Mountains picnic is a budget-friendly way to spend a day out of Sydney. The Blue Mountains are full of fantastic lookouts, great hikes and plenty of … Read more

A Two Day Getaway To Blackheath in the Blue Mountains

A Getaway to Blackheath is the perfect choice for a Blue Mountains weekend with some of the regions best views, best eats and lowest crowds. Updated: October 2020 Why Choose Blackheath for your Blue Mountains Getaway? We thoroughly enjoyed our self-catered Blue Mountains weekend getaway in Blackheath at Illalangi Cottage. Read on for our tips … Read more

10 Reasons The Blue Mountains Explorer Bus is Worth Every Cent!

The Blue Mountains Explorer Bus is almost as iconic as the Three Sisters. For almost 50 years, they have been helping visitors make the most of their day in this UNESCO wonderland. While you can take a tour from Sydney jumping on the train and using exploring the Blue Mountains using the much loved Blue … Read more