Australia Tourist Attractions: Blue Mountains National Park
November 13, 2019
A UNESCO World Heritage Site, beautiful Blue Mountains National Park lies 81 kilometers west of Sydney in Australia and is a popular day trip from the city.
Blue Mountains National Park is one of the world’s greatest places for enjoying wilderness. It is one of the top most Australia Tourist Attractions.
Named for the blue haze emanating from the many eucalyptus trees, this stunning park protects more than 664,000 acres of wilderness and encompasses dramatic gorges, waterfalls, aboriginal rock paintings, and 140 kilometers of hiking trails.
Things to see
The most famous attractions in the park are the towering sandstone rock formations called the Three Sisters.
Other highlights include the Katoomba Scenic Railway, the world's steepest, which whisks passengers down the Jamison Valley through a cliff-side tunnel into an ancient rainforest, and the Skyway, Scenic Cableway, and Scenic Walkway, which all offer elevated views of the dense forests.
- 300 different species of birds
- aboriginal rock art
- magnificent waterfalls
- rivers & gorges
- mangrove swamps and excellent diversity of wildlife
- salt water crocodiles and dingoes
Popular things to do in Blue Mountains National Park
- rock climbing
- mountain biking
- horseback riding
You can also be a part of this park when you visit here. Don’t miss to visit here with your family and friends. You can apply for Australia ETA Visa as a group and get the result within shortest time and enjoy the most Australia tourist attractions.
Source: Planet Ware and Travel Triangle