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Blue Mountains Explorer Bus: Hop-On, Hop-Off Tour

  • When does it run?
  • Start time
    Buses run between 9:15am and 4:20pm, every 30 minutes
  • Duration
    1 day
  • Blue Mountains hop on hop off bus ticket
  • Guidebook
COVID-19 Safety guidelines
  • Adult (18+)
  • Child (4-17)
  • Infant (0-3)

Key Highlights

  • Discover the spectacular wilderness of the Blue Mountains with the Explorer Bus
  • Hop on and off as you wish to explore this UNESCO World Heritage area over 1 day
  • Get regaled with wild tales of the area from local drivers
  • Feast your eyes on stunning cliffs and valleys which most tour buses miss
  • Easily visit gorgeous locations like the Three Sisters, Katoomba National Park, Leura Cascades and more
  • Dig into fantastic deals and discounts at over 28 attractions and experiences


Discover the wilderness and hidden scenic treats of Blue Mountains on this comprehensive hop-on, hop-off tour, aboard the Blue Mountains Explorer bus. Valid for 1 day, you can explore this spectacular part of a World Heritage site comfortably, hopping on and off as you wish. What’s more? You can even show your hop-on, hop-off ticket to avail some cool deals and discounts across more than 28 attractions and experiences!

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! With local drivers who come with their pockets full of wild tales of the Blue Mountains, you can rest assured that no two tours are the same. If you are not in the mood for exploration, you can even sit back comfortably and enjoy the full circuit - the perfect opportunity to feast your eyes on this gem from Mother Nature!

Attractions Covered

  • Katoomba
  • Leura
  • World Heritage listed Blue Mountains National Park
  • The Three Sisters
  • Scenic World
  • Waradah Aboriginal Centre

.... and more!

About the Supplier: Part of the family-owned Fantastic Aussie Tours, the Blue Mountain Explorer Bus is your perfect partner for exploring this heritage area, which is also home to some surreal wilderness!

Activity Schedule

  • When does it run?


  • Duration

    1 day

  • Start time

    Buses run between 9:15am and 4:20pm, every 30 minutes

  • Meeting Point

    Redeem your voucher and begin your tour at:

    Explorer Bus ticket office, outside Katoomba Station

  • Ending Point

    You can hop-off at any of the stops

Inclusions & Exclusions

  • Blue Mountains hop on hop off bus ticket
  • Guidebook
  • Entrance fees

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Please note

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.

Your voucher is valid for 12 months from the date of purchase,

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 local office at Katoomba Station or get in touch with the bus drivers.

Customer Reviews

  • Best tour experience
    Lu Feng, Australia 07/07/2017
  • Moch Wahid, Malaysia 10/22/2017