3 days in Blue Mountains Itinerary

3 days in Blue Mountains Itinerary

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3 days in Blue Mountains Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Drive:  2​h 15​min
1
Lithgow
— 1 night
Drive:  30​min
2
Blackheath
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
End: Sydney

1
night
Lithgow

Lithgow ©
Lithgow is a city in the Central Tablelands of New South Wales, Australia and is the administrative centre of the City of Lithgow local government area. Start off your visit on the 5th (Sat): take in the dramatic scenery at Ida Falls and then Head underground at Jenolan Caves. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Sun): take in nature's colorful creations at The Blue Mountains Botanic Garden, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Bilpin Cider Company, then experience rural life at Pine Crest Orchard, and finally trek along Berghofer's Pass.

For more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Lithgow trip builder site .

Sydney to Lithgow is an approximately 2.5-hour car ride. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Sydney in October since evenings lows in Lithgow dip to 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) so you can go by car to Blackheath.

Things to do in Lithgow

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Bilpin, The Blue Mountains Botanic Garden, Jenolan Caves
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Jenolan Caves ©
Jenolan Caves
Bilpin Cider Company ©
Bilpin Cider Company
The Blue Mountains Botanic Garden ©
The Blue Mountains Botanic Garden

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night
Blackheath

Blackheath ©
Located near the highest point of the Blue Mountains, Blackheath offers panoramic views of the surrounding area.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Mon): take in nature's colorful creations at Everglades Historic House and Gardens, take in the dramatic scenery at Wentworth Falls, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Blue Mountains, then take some stellar pictures from The Three Sisters, and finally don't miss a visit to Echo Point Lookout.

To find reviews, ratings, photos, and tourist information, read our Blackheath tour itinerary site .

Blackheath is just a stone's throw from Lithgow. In October in Blackheath, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 12°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) so you can go by car back home.

Things to do in Blackheath

Parks Nature

Side Trips

Katoomba, Wentworth Falls, Everglades Historic House and Gardens
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Blue Mountains ©
Blue Mountains
Wentworth Falls ©
Wentworth Falls
Echo Point Lookout ©
Echo Point Lookout

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