The Blue Mountains are one of the countries treasures and optimal things to do. Take a stunning Blue Mountain trip it is just a little over an hour away from Sydney. Discover the history, wildlife, and amazing scenery while relaxing and kicking back. Here are some of the great things that you will get out of a Blue Mountains trip.
Three Sisters rock formation
This rock formation is a great Blue Mountains trip. It is located in New South Wales on the north part of Jamison Valley. It is one of the best known sites. The tallest of the three formations is 922 m high. The soft sandstone eroded over time by rivers, rain, and wind. The legend behind the site is that three sisters live in the Jamison valley as members of the Katoomba tribe. Their names were Meehni, Wimlah, and Gunnedoo. They fell in love with three men from a neighboring village. But tribal law forbade them from marrying these men. The brothers decided that they would capture the sisters and a huge battled started. A Kattomba elder turned the three sisters into stone to protect them and then he was killed in the battle and couldn’t turn them back.
Ride the World’s steepest railway
The still functioning railway in Kattomba is the steepest in the world. It is one of the amazing things that you can do on a Blue Mountains trip. You can take a ride and enjoy the scenery. Take a ride on the railway that is well-known throughout the year. It is sure to be an experience of a lifetime and one that you won’t soon forget.
Ride the Skyway
Enjoy the scenic adventure by riding the skyway. Glide over the rainforest through the glass floor of the skyway car. Ride 270 meters above the mountain sides and ravines. You will be able to experience the best views of the sights including Katoomba Falls and the Three Sisters. It is an experience of a lifetime and not one for the faint of heart as you are dangling on a cable wire over a huge valley.
There is so much to say and do on Blue Mountains trips. From exploring the scenery to booking one of the of the great mountain hikes. It can offer a little something for everyone. You will enjoy the trip and even after you have visited a few times, you will still not see it all.