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Address: 33 Portland Rd | Medlow Bath, Katoomba, New South Wales 2780, Australia
Phone Number: +61 2 4788 1241
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Wonderful Customized Family Hike

Katie and Daryl (and Gracie) were extremely accomodating and helpful when arranging our family's hike while in Sydney to attend a wedding. They helped coordinate our train... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
Gloria K
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Sacramento, California
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Sacramento, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Katie and Daryl (and Gracie) were extremely accomodating and helpful when arranging our family's hike while in Sydney to attend a wedding. They helped coordinate our train timetable, met us in Katoomba and guided us to delicious pies before we set off into the Canyon. Daryl and Gracie were very informative and the views were spectacular. A very delicious barbeque... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2016

When folks ask my husband and I about our honeymoon in Australia, I always start by describing our hike in the Blue Mountains where we got to sleep in a field of kangaroo, wallaby, wombat, wild horses, giant lizards and glorious birdsong! We were incredibly well taken care of by Blue Mountain Guides - Katie sent us off with delicious... More 

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Daryl W, Owner at Blue Mountains Guides - Day Tours, responded to this review

Thanks for your review! We are so pleased you had such a great experience with us. You hit the jackpot with the wildlife on this tour!! We're so glad you have gone away with such wonderful memories of your honeymoon and your appreciation of our efforts to make your time a memorable one. Best Wishes!! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2015

We just wanted to let you know what a wonderful time we had while on our bush walk with Mark. The experience was truly more than we could have ever imagined and Mark was a very capable and gracious guide. Thank you also for providing delicious and nutritious food that catered to our dietary needs--this was much appreciated. We especially... More 

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Daryl W, Manager at Blue Mountains Guides - Day Tours, responded to this review

Thank you again Bethany and Aimee for your review here on TripAdvisor. We will pass on your comments to Mark, he is a great guide and we are so lucky to have him on our team. I am very pleased you enjoyed the meals and snacks. I think it's important to have a great meal after a big hike!! The... More 

New Jersey
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2015

I was so luck to find Katie and Daryl when I was searching camping tour in Blue Mountain. With no experience of camping and very limited hiking experience, me and my husband had no idea what to expect. We were just looking for having some fun and unique experiences. Daryl , who is the expert of hiking tour and champing,... More 

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Daryl W, Owner at Blue Mountains Guides - Day Tours, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review Kumiko, We are so pleased you enjoyed your experience and hope you will be enticed to venture further again on future travels. This region really does have a lot to offer and your tour took in some of the best areas in the Greater Blue Mountains Heritage National Park.Thank you again. More 

Fairfax, VA
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2015

I was in Sydney for two weeks and wanted to experience a real Australian bush hike. I contacted Katie at Blue Mountain guides and she let me know they had one more trip that week but it was a tough one, I told her was interested and she asked about my level of fitness and hiking experience. After I convinced... More 

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kwbmg, Owner at Blue Mountains Guides - Day Tours, responded to this review

Hi Stephen, Oh You! Such a succinct writer we may have to employ you. Thank you so much for posting your marvelous review. And thank you for your referral to your friends whom we are also taking out in December. That hike is an incredible trip (although I have not done it myself) and the varied environment and wildlife you... More 

London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2015

Searching for a day hike that went a bit more off the beaten track then the large tour operators, I happened to find Blue Mountains Guides. I couldn't have wished for more. Daryl is an amazing guide and knows an impressive amount about the history, flora and fauna in the area. The hike he selected was beautiful, perfectly challenging plus... More 

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kwbmg, Owner at Blue Mountains Guides - Day Tours, responded to this review

Hi Anna, Thanks so much for your review. We are extremely grateful for your recommendations to your friends as well. Daryl and all our guides do love being out, enjoying the day and talking with all our clients about the surrounding area. We're so pleased you had such a great day and that we were able to join you onto... More 

Los Angeles, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2015

The last minute booking was handled by Katie expertly, and we met Daryl at the station. We got shown around the local overlooks before heading to the Glow Worm Tunnel. The old railwail tunnel was surrounded by beautiful tree ferns and gum trees - on the way we even ran into a pair of lyre birds. The worms were twinkling... More 

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kwbmg, Owner at Blue Mountains Guides - Day Tours, responded to this review

Hi John, Thanks so much for your review. I'm so pleased we could get you on the tour of your choice at the last minute. The Glow Worm tunnel is a real treat the 4WD trip gives you time to absorb a whole lot more commentary on the way. The lyrebirds are really surprising as the camouflage so well into... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2015 via mobile

This was the best thing we ever did. Daryl tok us for a 7 our walk and took us to see so many great places.

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kwbmg, Owner at Blue Mountains Guides - Day Tours, responded to this review

Hi Kai, Thank you for choosing a tour with us. I was so pleased to put something together for you at the last minute . Often I am in the office end of things and don't get to meet the clients whom I speak with and I'm glad you enjoyed your day. Thank you for joining our Facebook page and... More 

Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

Our bush walk and overnight camp in the Grose Valley was tailored for us by Blue Mountains Guides. The colourful canyon walls, peaceful valley floor and beautiful cascades made spectacular viewing. The shafts of light from the full moon through the blue gum trees and the sighting of the elusive spotted quoll were the icing on the cake! Katie responded... More 

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kwbmg, Owner at Blue Mountains Guides - Day Tours, responded to this review

Oh you guys are so welcome. It was such a pleasure to meet you both and that you experienced two of our tours. Very cool to take out 2 intrepid explorers such as yourselves and show you parts of this country that you had not yet conquered. We hope to see you again and please contact us on facebook as... More 

Miami, Florida
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

Responsive, knowledgeable, charismatic, and accomodating. What more can you ask for!? My wife and I had a lovely time in the Blue Mountains thanks to Blue Mountain guides. I reached out to multiple companies and by far, Katie at Blue Mountain was the most responsive and did a great job putting together an itinerary for us. I was originally going... More 

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kwbmg, Owner at Blue Mountains Guides - Day Tours, responded to this review

Dear Raul, Thank you for taking the time to post your review. We very much appreciate your recognition of the time we spend making each trip awesome, memorable and personal. Being a small business we are able to easily deliver a unique experience on each trip, with consideration of your interests and requests. It was so great that we were... More 

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