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Blue Mountains Canyon and Wildlife Discovery Tour

Address: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia (City Centre)
Phone Number: (+61 2) 9439 3010
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Ranked #109 of 469 Activities in Sydney
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Nature & wildlife tours, Sightseeing Tours, Outdoor Activities
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Type: Nature & wildlife tours, Sightseeing Tours, Outdoor Activities
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Porirua, New Zealand
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22 reviews 22 reviews
16 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015 NEW

Rhys our tour guide and driver was very informative and knowledgable. The aboriginal display was interesting and informative. The scenic tours with the cable cars and train were great but could do with more time. Lunch was awful not worth the cost. Fern dale was brilliant up close and personnel with the animals. Finished with cruise down the river. Well... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015 via mobile

I joined this tour on 30 Dec 2014. As this is the peak season in Aus, there're really a hell lot of people at the blue mountains. We got instructed by the tour guide/driver (Peter) to take the cable cars and trains to enjoy the scenic view of the 'BM'. Peter also told us to have a quick lunch there.... More 

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54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014 via mobile

Ended a whole day tour of the Blue Mountains at Ferndale wildlife Park that was brilliant. You really get in the enclosures with the kangaroos, wallabies and emus and feed them. You see loads of Koalas and can actually get to stroke one as you have your photo taken. Great expereince

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Wood Dale, Illinois
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26 reviews 26 reviews
15 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

Full day tour to the Blue Mountains and Wildlife Discovery tour. My favorite part was the Wildlife Discovery Park. Lots of Koalas and yes you get photos taken with them petting their back with your own camera. Priceless. Kangaroos and wallabies everywhere and yes you can pet and feed. There are other animals as well but these were my favorite.... More 

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Columbia, Maryland
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50 reviews 50 reviews
13 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

A wonderful day to the Blue Mountains. Includes a stop in a surprisingly complete wildlife park – lots of koalas and wallabies, many birds, animals, and reptiles, even a large saltwater croc. Many lookout points over the Australian Grand Canyon, greener and more lush than many such canyons. A cable car and (very steep!) train ride provide additional views. Includes... More 

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Scotland
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77 reviews 77 reviews
9 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014 via mobile

Whole day tour which involved bus journey up to the Blue mountains with a stop on route at a lovely town for coffee and our first taste of Australian Banana Bread- lovely! Our Driver was John who was very friendly and pointed out places of interest on route. Cable car over to mountains was good and railway at scenic world... More 

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Gatineau, Quebec, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

A sight for sore eyes. A must to see. The scenery was spectacular. This tour has everything. The cable car across Blue Mountain, the cable car down the mountain and then the visit to the zoo where you pet Kangaroos and more.

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Hobart, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Our morning started by us going to wrong place for pick up , but got a friendly phone call to guide us in the right direction. Small group tour was amazing, morning tea and lunch ordered in advance and was waiting for us on arrival. The views from the cable car were out of this world, all commentary was informed... More 

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Summerville, South Carolina
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21 reviews 21 reviews
6 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

The Tour takes in some beautiful scenery and includes a thrilling cable car ride, a breath taking steep rail car trip, a wonderful boardwalk through the bush and a visit with many of Australia's native mammals, reptiles and birds. I highly recommend it. It makes great use of a day in greater Sydney.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Its beautiful tour, It is recommended that you book a day trip else you will spend a lot of time searching stuff & the tour experience shall also depends on the tour you choose, we had booked a small group tour, which just had around 20 ppl in all..loved every bit of it, the cable car, the steepest rail, the... More 

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