The Blue Mountains is an Easy Day Trip from Sydney
Blue Mountains Australia-A World Heritage Area
Standing at Echo Point, looking out at the beautiful blue-hazed Blue Mountains, you will be amazed to know that you are merely an hour and a half from the vibrant metropolitan of Sydney. The heritage area is vast with one million hectares of tall forests, sandstone cliffs, canyons, waterfalls and bushlands. It's welcoming towns and plentiful wildlife call to the individual looking to escape the city.
The Blue Mountains attract adventure seekers and urbanites alike looking to have an indulgent weekend. The scent and scencry are breathtaking. Take it all in on a bushwalk, mountain bike, or rock climb. You will marvel at such iconic sites as the Three Sisters-a trio of rocky pinnacles named after an aboriginal legend (pictured right) or Wentworth Falls. Get your heart pounding with a ride on the steepest railway and then take to the trails amongst the eucalypt forest or ride the sky. You will find great dining, artists, and luxury retreats to add to your visit.
With such accessibilty it is a must inclusion when visiting Sydney for any thing of time. So what are you waiting for?
Lisa Rossmeissl is the owner of Boomerang Escapes, a home-based agency located in Old Bridge, New Jersey with agents in TN, and WI. She has been a professional travel consultant since 2008 and specializes in Australia and the South Pacific. Australia, Tahiti, Fiji, and Cook Islands are among the specialist certificates she holds. Her agency’s focus is on creating itineraries with their client’s wants, desires, and budgets in mind. She and her planners believe in getting to know the traveler to ensure they have a vacation to remember. With each planner specializing in a different market area, Boomerang Escapes can offer a wide ride of leisure vacation planning.