7 days in Blue Mountains & Katoomba Area Itinerary

7 days in Blue Mountains & Katoomba Area Itinerary

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1
Blue Mountains National Park
— 2 nights
2
Hartley
— 1 day
3
Blackheath
— 2 nights
4
Katoomba
— 1 night
5
Leura
— 1 night

2
nights
Blue Mountains National Park

Blue Mountains National Park ©
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Wed): hike along Grand Canyon track, thenindulge your thirst for a good beer at Bilpin Cider Company, and then stop by The Bilpin Fruit Bowl. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: learn about winemaking at Hillbilly Cider, thenexplore the stunning scenery at Lincoln's Rock, thentour the pleasant surroundings at The National Pass, and finally get great views at Pulpit Rock Lookout.

To find photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Blue Mountains National Park holiday builder website.

Canberra to Blue Mountains National Park is an approximately 4-hour car ride. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Canberra in July: high temperatures in Blue Mountains National Park hover around °C and lows are around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Hartley.

Things to do in Blue Mountains National Park

Parks Trails Outdoors

Side Trip

Bilpin
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Bilpin Cider Company ©
Bilpin Cider Company
Grand Canyon track ©
Grand Canyon track
Pulpit Rock Lookout ©
Pulpit Rock Lookout

1
day
Hartley

Hartley ©
Hartley is a historical village in the Central Tablelands region of New South Wales, Australia, within the City of Lithgow local government area, located approximately west of the Sydney central business district. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Fri): steep yourself in history at Hartley Historic Site, thentake some stellar pictures from Hassan's Wall, thenadmire the sheer force of Ida Falls, and finally stroll around Queen Elizabeth Park.

To see where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Hartley road trip app.

Explore your travel options from Blue Mountains National Park to Hartley with the Route module. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Blackheath.

Things to do in Hartley

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Lithgow
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Queen Elizabeth Park ©
Queen Elizabeth Park
Hassan's Wall ©
Hassan's Wall
Hartley Historic Site ©
Hartley Historic Site

2
nights
Blackheath

Blackheath ©
Located near the highest point of the Blue Mountains, Blackheath offers panoramic views of the surrounding area.
On the 11th (Sat), admire the natural beauty at The Campbell Rhododendron Gardens, make a trip to Hat Hill Gallery, get outside with Evans Lookout, thenpick up a one of a kind souvenir at Victory Theatre Antique Centre, and finally don't miss a visit to Gallery Blackheath. On the 12th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback, learn about winemaking at Dryridge Estate, take some stellar pictures from Govetts Leap, thendon't miss a visit to Day FIne Art, and finally get great views at Anvil Rock Lookout.

For maps, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read our Blackheath trip planning website.

Blackheath is just a short distance from Hartley. In July, daily temperatures in Blackheath can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can drive to Katoomba.

Things to do in Blackheath

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trip

Megalong Valley
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Evans Lookout ©
Evans Lookout
Gallery Blackheath ©
Gallery Blackheath
Dryridge Estate ©
Dryridge Estate

1
night
Katoomba

Katoomba ©
Located off of the Great Western Highway, Katoomba is the main hub of the City of Blue Mountains.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Mon): stop by OMNIA a little bit of everywhere, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Blue Mountains, thentrek along The Giant Stairway, thentake some stellar pictures from The Three Sisters, and finally get great views at Echo Point Lookout.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Katoomba day trip app.

Katoomba is just a short distance from Blackheath. In July in Katoomba, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can drive to Leura.

Things to do in Katoomba

Parks Nature Trails
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The Three Sisters ©
The Three Sisters
Echo Point Lookout ©
Echo Point Lookout
Blue Mountains ©
Blue Mountains

1
night
Leura

Leura ©
Leura is a suburb in the City of Blue Mountains local government area that is located west of the Sydney central business district in New South Wales, Australia. Start off your visit on the 14th (Tue): admire the natural beauty at Everglades Historic House and Gardens, admire the sheer force of Wentworth Falls, thenexplore the world behind art at Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum, thenmake a trip to Leura Cascades, and finally get great views at Gordon Falls Lookout.

To find photos, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Leura trip itinerary maker website.

Leura is very close to Katoomba. In July, daytime highs in Leura are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) to allow time to drive back home.

Things to do in Leura

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Wentworth Falls, Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum
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Wentworth Falls ©
Wentworth Falls
Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum ©
Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum
Everglades Historic House and Gardens ©
Everglades Historic House and Gardens

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