Discover the wilderness and hidden scenic treats on this hop-on, hop-off tour aboard the Blue Mountains Explorer bus. Hop off at any of the designated stops and explore the Blue Mountains World Heritage Area of Katoomba, Leura and more with live commentary by friendly driver-guides!
Blue Mountains Explorer Bus runs at 30 minute frequencies and drives you to the best lookouts, adventurous bush walks, and majestic waterfalls at your own pace. Cover wonderful attractions like The Three Sisters, Scenic World, Waradah Aboriginal Centre and much more with this full day hop-on, hop off bus pass.
1 dayStart time
Buses depart from 9:15am to 5:30pm, every 30 minutes.
Since this is an outdoor activity, the schedules might just change sometimes. Check the frequency and bus operating hours on the day of your tour just to be safe.
Exchange your voucher at the Explorer Bus ticket office, outside Katoomba Railway Station to begin your tour.
You can hop-off at any of the stops.
Board the Blue Mountains Explorer bus after collecting your ticket outside Katoomba Station and get ready for a day of incredible sights and sounds. The bus runs at 30 minute frequencies and you may hop on and hop off at any of the designated stops to sightsee major attractions.
Visit beautifully misty waterfalls, scenic lookouts, take part in adventurous bush walks, famous galleries, stunning gardens, and more on this hop on hop off tour. Quell your hunger and pamper yourself to delicious treats at local cafes and restaurants. Enjoy live commentary along the way as the friendly driver-guides indulge you in tales of the land.
Those adventurous at heart may walk up to the very edge of Echo Point and gaze into the sheer purity of its wilderness! Discover the hidden wonders of the vast mountain kingdom of The Three Sisters. Quench your thirst for exploration as you come upon beautiful cascades and the refreshing sound of nature. You may even choose to stay a while and treat yourself to a secluded natural shower!
The Blue Mountains day trip brings you the best value for money as it takes you to more of the sights, frequently and on faster routes. Take a scenic drive through stunning cliff tops and experience amazing views on this hop-on, hop-off tour.
Some of the main attractions covered by this hop-on, hop-off tour are as follows:
You can hop off at any of the stops to end the tour.
Click here for the route map
The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details. They’re a nice bunch, and will happily answer any logistical questions you may have. Please give them a call at least 24 hours before your organised activity to reconfirm.
The Explorer Bus pass is a 1 day pass, however if you are staying overnight then you can extend the pass validity up to 3 days at no additional cost. Please visit the office or get in touch with the bus drivers.
Voucher information: Sorry, but we will need you to print a paper version of your booking voucher (we're working on changing this ). At this time no refund can be given for customers without a printed copy of their voucher.