Blue Mountains - Katoomba YHA

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Things to do in Blue Mountains - Katoomba YHA

Escape to the Blue Mountains and explore this World Heritage area that is famous for its dramatic scenery, bushwalking and adventure activities. Try abseiling, canyoning, mountain biking, Jenolan Caves tour, or just enjoy the local shops and cafes. There is also a cosy and friendly log fireplace to enjoy a hot chocolate in front of after a long day. 

Live music is offered in local venues (Wed-Sun), along with backpacker activities, and night walks.

At the hostel

$5 Bbq night

Spend your Saturday night with us and join us for a BBQ dinner!

When:
Saturday
Where:
Outside area

FREE Board game night

Challenge your new friends to a board game or two! Check out our free Board Game night every Monday.

When:
Mondays
Where:
Lounge Area

Free Fitness class

Stretch your muscles at our free fitness class!

When:
Wednesdays
Where:
Reception

$1 Ice cream night

Enjoy ice cream in the lounge with a gold coin donation.

When:
Sunday nights
Where:
Communal dining hall

FREE Movie night

Relax and watch a movie with your fellow hostellers, popcorn included.

When:
Thursday nights
Where:
TV room

FREE Outdoor chess/WII Olympics

Checkmate! Enjoy a game of chess with our giant outdoor chess set. Not keen on chess? Challenge yourself in our Wii Olympics competition.

When:
Tuesdays
Where:
Outside

FREE Self guided bushwalk

Discover the beauty of the Blue Mountains for yourself! Ask reception for the map and instructions for this awesome self guided bushwalk.

When:
Fridays
Where:
Reception

Tours & activities related to this hostel

$119
per person

1 Day Active Blue Mountains Tour

Escape the city and enjoy and an active day exploring the trails of the Blue Mountains. See kangaroos and koalas up close and hear the stories of the local Aboriginal legends.
$105
per person

1 Day Blue Mountains Scenic Tour

If you are short on time and looking to experience the must see sights of the Blue Mountains- this is the tour for you. Hand feed kangaroos at Featherdale Wildlife Park and come back to Sydney on a River Cruise!
$199
per person

Blue Mountains Overnight Tour

This tour combines a one day guided tour and a day for you to make the most of your time in Blue Mountains. Spend the day hiking, canyoning or venture a little further to check out Jenolan Caves.

FREE things to do in Katoomba

  1. Adventure on the beautiful hour-long Three Sisters Walk, and prepare for some serious 'Gram potential!
  2. Go one better and tackle the two hour Laura Cascados walk
  3. Dazzle your senses with the sunset at Cahill's Lookout
  4. Trek it to The Ruined Castle - A beautiful rock formation that offers great views over the valley as far as Wentworth Falls and Katoomba

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DISCOUNTS IN THIS REGION

High 'n' Wild Adventures
$10 Off day trips
$10 off full day trips. $5 off half day trips. Daily adventures in the Blue Mountains, including Abseiling (Rapelling), Rock Climbing, Canyoning, Mountain Biking, & Bushwalking / Bush skills courses. Located on-site at Blue Mountains YHA, Katoomba.
  • (02) 4782 6224
Waradah Aboriginal Centre
20% Off
20% off admission to Aboriginal show + 10% off all retail. High-energy level Aboriginal dance performances from 10am every day. The Centre is a combination Art Gallery and Performance Attraction.
Blue Mountains Trolley Tours
$5 Off trolley tours
$5 off Blue Mountains All-Day Trolley Tour. Ride the replica trolley to 29 local attractions.
Blue Mountains Mystery Tours
$5 Off all tours
$5 off all tours. Ghost, mystery, scenic and history tours.
  • (02) 4751 2622 or 0418 416 403
Blue Mountains Bus Company
10% Off Jenolan caves tours
10% off Jenolan Caves Tour Packages. Coach departs Katoomba at 10.35am. Bookings essentials.
Bamboo Box
10% Off dinner
10% off dinner menu. Located at 50 Katoomba St, Katoomba.
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