Blue Mountains Explorer Bus Highlights
The Blue Mountains Explorer Bus introduces you to the highlights of Katoomba and Leura across 31 different stops. Hop on and hop off to see iconic landmarks like Echo Point and the Three Sisters, the Leura Cascades, and Honeymoon Lookout at your own pace. Live guides will point out the best of the Blue Mountains and share amazing facts and stories, and you'll enjoy adventures at every stop. The Explorer Bus is more flexible than a day tour, cheaper and less stressful than renting a car, and much more fun (and less exhausting!) than trying to cover all the sights on foot. With buses running every half an hour you'll have plenty of time to hit all the highlights.More Info Read Less
Make the most of the best short bushwalks Australia has to offer. The Explorer Bus positions you perfectly for mini-hikes to landmarks like Honeymoon Lookout, Echo Point, Gordon Falls, the Leura Cascades, and more. You'll also be able to experience a scenic tour of the Blue Mountain's clifftops and valleys on special routes that other tour buses miss.
Live Local Guides
While on board you'll hear fascinating facts and stories about the Blue Mountains from knowledgeable, local guides. No two tours are the same, and every guide is dedicated to giving you a safe, exciting and memorable experience of this unique wilderness.
It's easy to enjoy a special Blue Mountains sightseeing experience without having to stick to a strict itinerary. Simply hop on and hop off the Explorer Bus to visit the landmarks you want to spend time exploring. Buses depart from Katoomba station every 30 minutes between 9:00am and 4:00pm. You won't even need a car - just catch the 7:22am train from Sydney Central Station, which will get you to Katoomba in under 2 hours. You'll arrive in time for the first bus departures, giving you a full day out exploring the Blue Mountains.
Buses arrive every 30 minutes, which gives you the freedom to stay and explore for as long as you want. Indulge in a seculded natural shower at one of the region's many waterfalls. Explore a crisp glass of wine in the villages of Katoomba or Leura. Embark on a mini adventure through the bush and uncover some of Australia's most phenomenal views. The Blue Mountains Explorer Bus facilitates flexible, easy sightseeing without any compromise on the sheer wonder of the Blue Mountains experience.