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Marvel at the Mountains and acquaint yourself with the town's quirks; completely on your own time. With hourly train connections to and from the big smoke, three days to venture into all 29 Leura and Katoomba hop-off stops and two nights accommodation to rest, warm and delight your bones; this ones for those who like to march to the beat of their own drum. Even better? Arrive from the train, head straight for the Blue Mountains Explorer Bus office (which is right next to the station!) and they'll drop your bags to us whilst you immerse yourself in the otherworldly beauty of the Mountains. Your bags'll be waiting for you at Blue Mountains YHA when you return from your first day of luscious sightseeing!
$90 per person in a multi-share room
$230 per twin/double room (2 people)
Make the most of a trip to the Blue Mountains with a full day trip out to the magical underground world of Jenolan Caves – one of the world’s finest limestone cave systems.
A fantastic abseiling/canyon combination, one of the mountains best!
The first half of the day is abseiling, starting with a 5 metre high cliff and building up to 30 metre high cliffs during the morning.
After lunch, it's a scenic 20 minute walk to the start of the canyon. You wade into the creek that descends into the narrow slot-like canyon and within a few seconds you are jumping into a rock pool, the first of several jumps and swims. This canyon is an exciting affair with water jumps, exhilarating swims, waterslides and fantastic scenery.
The final abseil out of the canyon is one of the best waterfall abseils in the mountains. Clip into the rope, step back and follow the 30 metre waterfall down to the deep rock pool below. This is not just a brilliant waterfall abseil but also a fantastic photo opportunity.
Please read the High n Wild Information Sheet to prepare for your adventure!