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      Only on the Explorer Pass

      This attraction is available on the Explorer Pass, but not the All-Inclusive Pass.

    What you'll do

    Explore Sydney's Blue Mountains in your own time with a 1-day bus pass.

    Take the Blue Mountains Explorer Bus: Hop-On Hop-Off Tour with a Go Sydney pass

    • Pay nothing at the gate – simply scan your digital pass
    • Includes a 1-day Blue Mountains bus pass
    • 37 stops including Katoomba Falls, Scenic World, and Echo Point
    • Expert tour guide on board the Blue Mountains Explorer Bus
    • Your Go Sydney pass also gives you free entry to other popular attractions for one low discount price

    This pass gives you access to the Blue Mountains Explorer Tour Bus for one day, so you can stop off at loads of locations along the route.

    There are over 30 stops along the way, including Katoomba Falls, Scenic World, Echo Point, and Three Sisters.

    Buses run at 60-minute intervals, so you can hop on and off throughout the day. Or, if you'd rather do a quick tour of the sights, stay on the bus for the whole tour duration. Your expert tour guide will offer facts about each unique point of interest and information about the biodiversity of the area.

    Blue Mountains stops and highlights

    Katoomba – Explore this popular tourist town with charming cottages, hotels, cafes, restaurants, art galleries, quirky shops and more.

    Prince Henry Cliff Walk – The Explorer Bus route follows the Prince Henry Cliff Walk and allows you to start at one point and hop back on at the next.

    Echo Point and the famous Three Sisters – The second most popular tourist destination in NSW, this is a must when visiting the Blue Mountains. There are many walks here, as well as a restaurant, café, bar, information centre etc.

    Katoomba Cascades & Katoomba Falls – Easily stroll between the cascades and waterfalls with majestic cliff top views along the way, and simply hop back on the bus at the other end.

    Scenic World – The world famous Scenic Railway (Steepest passenger train in the world) Skyway (Highest single-span cable car in the world) Cableway (Largest and steepest aerial cable car in the Southern Hemisphere) and Walkway (Longest boardwalk in Australia) is all here waiting for you and the Explorer Bus drops you on the doorstep and picks you up afterwards.

    Narrow Neck and Cahill’s Lookouts – Spectacular views of Jamison and Megalong Valleys, King’s Tableland, The Ruined Castle, Mount Solitary and the Great Dividing Range as well as some short walks. Both of these stops are perfect for a picnic, BBQ, bird watching and photography, and both are great options for a spectacular sunset.

    Lyrebird Dell, Pool of Siloam, Gordon Falls & Leura Cascades – They are all close together and can be easily accessed from the bus each time, or you can follow the walking guides to arrive at each one on foot, and hop back on the bus when you’re done.

    Leura Village – This charming boutique village is bursting with wonderful specialty shops and antiques, cafes and restaurants, candy stores, chocolate shops, the famous Bygone Beautys Treasured Teapot Museum (Largest privately owned antique teapot collection in the world) and so much more.

    Go Sydney passes are the best choice for maximum savings and flexibility when sightseeing in Sydney. Your pass includes 3-Day Blue Mountains Explorer Bus: Hop-On Hop-Off Tour tickets, plus admission to dozens of top attractions.

    Experience Blue Mountains Explorer Bus: Hop-On Hop-Off Tour and many other attractions with the Explorer Pass.

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    Know before you go

    Getting In: Present your pass at the ticket desk located directly at the top of the stairs outside of Katoomba station

    Please Note: Ticket valid for 1 day only

    For more information, please visit Explorer Bus's website. 

    Blue Mountains Explorer Bus: Hop-On Hop-Off Tour tickets help
    Simply ask our help team if you have any questions. 

    Just show your Go Sydney pass at the Blue Mountains Explorer Bus: Hop-On Hop-Off Tour admission counter and you're in – there's no need to purchase individual tickets at any of the Sydney attractions included on your pass.

    Where you'll be

    283 Main Street Katoomba, (Booking office directly at the top of the railway station steps in Katoomba), Sydney, AU

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    Operating hours

    Operating 7 days per week:

    First Departure: Daily 9am from Stop 1
    Last Departure: Daily 4pm from Stop 1

    Blue Mountains Explorer Bus: Hop-On Hop-Off Tour

    +61 2 4782 1866

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    Plans can change, we get it. All non-activated passes are eligible for a refund within 90 days from your purchase date.

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