15 Great Things to Do in the Blue Mountains

Things to do in the Blue Mountains
Looking for inspiring activities to do in the Blue Mountains?
We have created a list of 15 very different things to see and do in the greater Blue Mountains region, from hiking the bush to sightseeing and cultural activities.

Millions of people each year head to Sydney’s west to visit the Blue Mountains. Loved by tourists and local Sydney-siders alike, the Blue Mountains region is one of the most popular day and weekend destinations in New South Wales.

Countless walking tracks, beautiful waterfalls, deep valleys and canyons, thriving rainforests and numerous lookout points with breathtaking views, the Blue Mountains truly has something to do for everyone.

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19 Best Hikes in and Around Sydney

Best hikes in Sydney
Looking for new ideas and inspiration to go out hiking in Sydney?
We have listed the 19 best hikes in and around Sydney, from comfortable and scenic coastal walks, to exciting and adventurous bushwalks.

Hiking in Sydney is the best way to fully enjoy and appreciate the sheer beauty of this great city. You can walk the beaches, the mountains, the bush, and of course the magnificent Sydney Harbour.

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10 Best Waterfalls in and Around Sydney You Need to Visit

Best waterfalls in Sydney

Sydney has a lot to offer when it comes to beautiful natural scenery. The coastline, the beaches, the mountains, the valleys, as a Sydney-sider you have an endless amount of options for great day trips to undertake.

Chasing waterfalls is a fun way to go out and about and discover the beauty and variety of Sydney’s national parks. To help you get inspired, we have selected ten of the prettiest waterfalls in and around Sydney that you can get very close to.

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19 Great Day Trips from Sydney

19 Best day trips from Sydney

No matter how beautiful Sydney is, sometimes we just want to escape the city for a nice day trip, discovering beautiful destinations we haven’t been to before.

With a beautiful and long coastline, and so many different national parks surrounding the city, there really isn’t any shortage of great day trips from Sydney.

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15 Things to Do in Sydney on a Rainy Day

Indoor things to do in Sydney on a rainy day

Sydney has a near perfect climate, with pleasant daytime temperatures in winter, and long warm days during the summer months. And best of all, the sun always shines in Sydney. Or does it?

Believe it or not, Sydney actually experiences on average 100 rainy days per year, with an average yearly rainfall of more than 1200 mm. Compared to other Australian cities, those statistics aren’t too bad, but for some of us they may still come as a surprise.

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