Covid Safe

Blue Mountains Hiking Tour

Daily at 9:30am
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Hiking
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8km / 4.0 hours
Starting at
Katoomba Station
Finishing at
Katoomba Station

Immerse yourself in some of Australia’s most dramatic natural scenery on Fit City Tour’s Blue Mountains Hiking Tour, a nearly four hour hiking adventure covering iconic views such as the Three Sisters rock formation and Katoomba Falls. Led by your very own Blue Mountains tour guide, this excursion leaves no stone unturned and is worthy of more than a view photo ops. 

Operating daily at 9:30am, the tour begins at Katoomba Station, making it easy for you to get to the Blue Mountains. With our boots laced tight and our hiking sticks in hand, we’ll begin our trek. The first stop on our tour is spectacular Three Sisters rock formation. Formed by land erosion around 200 million years ago on once Aboriginal land, the sisters Meehni, Wimlah, and Gunnedoo form a one of a kind picturesque view, beloved by the hundreds of thousands of visitors that make the hike to experience them in person each year. Together, we’ll traverse towards The Giant Stairway next. A series of metal steps hacked into the rock, we’ll get our steps in climbing the 800 stairs, taking in more impressive mountain views along the way. Just a word or warning, they're called the Giant Stairway for a reason, they're steep, they're long and there's a lot of them!

Once we've all caught our breath, we'll spend about an hour exploring the Jamison Valley before head back up to the ridgeline of the valley. There's an option to climb another 800 stairs to get back up if you like, or if you'd prefer something easier, we'll take the Scenic Railway back up toward Katoomba Falls, a dazzling segmented waterfall that will take your breath away. Cascading approximately 240 metres into the Jamison Valley, this natural beauty takes “scenic views” to new heights.

From there, we'll stop and enjoy a drink with views for days over the Jamison Valley, before we head back to Katoomba Station to finish the tour.

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Tickets
SINGLE TICKETs
$149.00
GROUPS OF 2-5
$139.00
GROUPS OF 6+
$129.00
We operate tours for a minimum of 1 guest. Prices are per person with GST included.
Private Family tour
2 adults + 3 Children
$189.00
2 adults + 4 Children
$199.00
  • Witness epic views as far as the eye can see over the valley
  • Discover hidden waterfalls and cascades
  • Explore the Three Sisters and other rock formations
  • A wonderful tour guide to lead the way and share the stories
  • All digital photography taken during the tour
  • Morning tea and coffee at one of the Blue Mountains' most scenic cafes
  • Optional - bus transport from Sydney to the Blue Mountains and return after the tour

  • Tour duration is approximately 4.0 hours
  • Please wear suitable hiking attire and note that there is nowhere to store luggage and backpacks
  • There are some sections of this tour that involve some very long and steep stairs, a moderate level of fitness is required to really enjoy this tour.

Please wear clothes suitable for this activity including appropriate footwear.
You may like to bring a water bottle, though there are water taps throughout the tour.
Covid Safe Requirements:
Bring a face mask to wear as required
Bring your phone to check in to this tour

We aim to make our tours accessible for each and every guest:
For guests with wheelchairs and prams, we can generally make slight alterations to our tour route.
For guests who are vision-impaired, we can generally provide a guide to assist you.

We many need additional lead time to make these arrangements, so please contact us to discuss your requirements.

This tour meets outside Katoomba Station, intersection of Katoomba Street & Gang Gang Street, Katoomba. The nearest station is Katoomba.

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