Day Trips & Excursions
Explore breathtaking wilderness, visit beautiful beaches, pat kangaroos or hug an emu, away from the usual tourist trail! Are you in Australia only for a few days? This comprehensive, CUSTOMISABLE one day tour is for you! Make friends with Aussie animals in their natural habitat. Relax at waterfalls and lush rainforest with complimentary wine and chocolate. Discover ancient Aboriginal carvings in untouched forests...
- Enjoy uncrowded beaches and dramatic coastlines
- Experience gourmet local produce; fresh oysters, gin distilled on site
- Lunch is at a stunning, waterfront restaurant. Guests receive a discount and premium seating overlooking Pelican Island.
- Explore rock pools brimming with sea life
- Visit the only pearl farm in NSW
- Get photos of the Opera House and Sydney Harbour Bridge from Mrs Macquarie's Chair
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There is so much to see in the World Heritage Listed Blue Mountains area and this fully inclusive tour takes in all of the main attractions plus many other hidden locations the larger tours don't go to. Being a private tour there will be opportunities to explore the attractions and local area at your own pace. Your knowledgeable private tour guide will also show you some amazing lookouts and waterfalls tucked away in bushland locations where the magnificent ancient rock formations of the Blue Mountains will take your breath away!
You will experience a spectacular ride on the world's steepest railway, travel across the Jamison Valley in a cable car and see the Three Sisters up close. At Featherdale Wildlife Park see wonderful Aussie animals including Kangaroo's, Wallabies, Koala's, Emu's and cute little Pademelons.
A visit to Sydney is not complete without a tour to the World Heritage listed Blue Mountains. Sydney Scenic Private Tours offers a truly unforgettable day that incorporates not only the majestic and panoramic Blue Mountains but also an up close and personal interaction with iconic Australian wildlife at Featherdale Park.
General itinerary incorporates both popular sites as well as lesser known remote locations.
Experienced tour guide accompanying guests on all activities throughout day
Entry fees into Featherdale Wildlife Park INCLUDED in price
Pick up and return to hotel/cruise terminal
Luxury Mercedes Benz 15 seat vehicle
All tours are private so no wasting time picking up other passengers from around the city as well as the option to customize the tour to best suit your group. Guests have the option to be driven back to hotel or catch ferry for cruise back to city ($10 extra p/p).
1 to 4 people $1000
5 to 7 people $1200
8 to 11 people $1400
12+ $150 per person
Take a private safe tour with no other guests in our SUV using your own personal driver. Your private Blue Mountains tour gets off the beaten track and explore further than typical tours. Sure we’ll see the important stuff, but there’s a lot more to The Blue Mountains that you’ll get to see.
Our itinerary is a guide, however as a private tour, you can discuss options that suit your interests as no two tours are the same. With flexibility, we'll shape this tour to suit your pace.
Examples include wildlife spotting, scenic lookouts, local village shopping not to mention going places the large groups can’t go listening to nothing but nature, no crowds, no traffic.
Your guide has over 10 years industry experience to bring you this truly an amazing experience, don’t take our word for it, see what our guests say.
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Enjoy this small-group day tour maximum 20 people to the Blue Mountains from Sydney. Travelling by air-conditioned coach with a maximum of 21 people. This is a FULL DAY tour with full English commentary with a guide.
Convenient all city hotel pick ups and leave the driving to our all Aussie professionals with over 30 years experience. Their commentary will be most fascinating including some Aboriginal legends about the Boomerang etc.
Discover all the main sights of this World Heritage Park with fresh air and amazing views, including a visit to the Featherdale Wildlife Park with many Koalas, Kangaroos and more.
Visit Katoomba, Leura, Echo point for the ultimate viewing of The Three Sisters, Optional Scenicworld for the Railway, 2 Cable Cars (see Katoomba Fallls) and valley Boardwalk through the forest, our 'Grand Canyon", more spectacular view points, Cahills' Lookout to see the Boars Head Rock, and River cruise return to Sydney Harbour nearby the Opera House.
See the absolute best of Sydney in a day, with this full-day private Sydney city tour with a professional tour guide in a modern and comfortable spacious 8-seater van. With hotel pick-up, free WiFi, cold bottled water and private van and tour guide included, this is one of the best value Sydney sightseeing tour you’re likely to find.
Another ultimate in escape. Visit the Jenolan Caves with us as we pick you up from your hotel in our car, driving up in comfort. Stop along the way through the villages in Blue Mountains. Arrive and go deep down below the earth, tour the oldest caves system in the world on a guided tour and finally see the difference between a stalagmite and stalactite.
Immerse yourself in the large caverns, marvellous underground rivers, and magical wonder of Jenolan Caves. People of any age and fitness level can make this trip and walk through the cave systems from easy to the more challenging.
Really the caves system is nature at its dazzling best. Truly a must if you have the time. As soon as you see the the Grand Arch, the Jenolan Caves entrance you know you will have made the right choice to come along on this tour.
Consider, turn a Blue Mountains day tour into a longer trip and stay overnight at the foothills of the Blue Mountains and tour to caves the following day for outstanding value.
Your private guide will meet you at your hotel and also return you to your hotel at the end of the tour. We provide comprehensive commentary, bottled water and all buses, ferry or train fares are included in the tour. Be led by an experienced, knowledgeable local that can customise your tour to suit your interests.
You’ll join one of our Sydney hosts, who can’t wait to share their city with you. Deciding where to go and what to skip in a city as golden, big and shiny as Sydney is a challenge for any mere mortal, but not for an insider. From cocktail bars to scrumptious eateries and historic neighborhoods to energetic markets the day’s sights are yours to command! Your host will have a few suggestions of their own, but the gist of this experience is to blend city highlights with local insights and come up with a Sydney cocktail that’s authentic and fun!
Within 24 hours after booking you'll receive a short questionnaire about your personality and interests. Based on your responses, you'll be assigned a like-minded host. Your host will communicate with you directly to suggest an itinerary to help you discover what makes the city unique. You will also agree on a meeting time and place. Your itinerary is flexible, so during the
experience, you can always change your mind about what you want to do.
This day out is for your group only and starts with Sydney's breathtaking harbour, followed by the northern beaches and the Ku-ring-gai National Park. We start with the area north of Sydney Harbour, where we will see some superb ocean and harbour beaches, historical sites and harbour vistas. We then make our way to West Head in the Ku-Ring-Gai National Park to see aboriginal rock art and one of the best views in Sydney. The panorama includes Lion Island and the Palm Beach isthmus. Next stop is lunch at Palm Beach, which is known for the TV series Home and Away. Recharged from the refreshments we make our way to Barrenjoey Lighthouse followed by a short stop at Avalon Beach. It is time to make our way back to Manly to catch a ferry to the city or we can drive back. The day is finished with a walking tour of the Opera House exterior or another option which we will discuss on the day. We will cover a lot of ground so be ready to enjoy some exceptional places and scenery.
Experience the very best of Sydney on your luxury private city tour.
Your full day 8 hour private city tour will reveal the very best of Sydney in the care of your local expert guide. Tours start at a time that suits you with pick up from your hotel, airport or cruise ship terminal travelling aboard the fully appointed Land Rover discovery with full leather interiors, dual a/c, huge windows and lower-able air suspension for easy access. Enjoy refreshments and wifi on board and attentive guiding throughout the day as you see Sydney's most beautiful sights and hear about our fascinating history and local culture. Discover the classic sights like the Sydney Harbour, Opera House, The Rocks, Bondi Beach etc while also escaping the crowds to experience stunning local bushland and a sumptuous waterside lunch away from the hustle. As a boutique tour operator you are assured of an exceptional day out and the piece of mind of touring with a 5 star rated local company.
Seek canyons, waterfalls and wild kangaroos on a private tour of the Blue Mountains with Personalised Sydney Tours.
The Blue Mountains is a 470 million year old UNESCO world heritage park - a gigantic area with heart stirring experiences and activities accessible to all.
Your tour includes the lower mountain waterholes, searching for wild kangaroos, upper mountain canyons, Leura, Katoomba and The Three Sisters.
We have flexible itineraries and it's your choice whether you want a slower paced experience or one that packs in every sight. We can customize each tour to your interest and fitness levels.
Take a cliff edge walk to Wentworth Falls, an easy stroll to the Leura Cascades or optional visit to Featherdale Wildlife Park or Scenic World.
All tours end with a ferry back to Sydney - cost of $9.40 per adult, $4.60 per child is in addition to the tour cost and can be paid on the day.
Join us - a fun Australian business owned by Ben Barry - a professional guide since 2003.
Explore Hunter Valley and its surrounds in the comfort of a private vehicle on this day trip from Sydney. Hunter Valley is one of Australia's most visited wine regions, home to more than 150 wineries, vineyards, and cellar doors (tasting rooms). This relaxing escape from the city includes wine and cheese tastings, a chance to watch chocolate being made at a chocolate factory, and a visit to Hunter Valley Gardens, more than 60 acres of international display gardens through which you can wander. Hotel pickup and drop-off are provided. This tour can be tailored to suit any special interests you have.
Experience the scenic views of Sydney's eastern coastline in comfort and style with Matt, your Sydney host is a hospitality professional who has a passion for fine wines and good food. Enjoy breakfast in Bondi before exploring the iconic Bondi beach and its surroundings. You then take a scenic drive to get your bearings of the Eastern Suburbs.
Explore further with a guided coastal walk suitable for all fitness levels and hear of the history of the seaside towns before enjoying refreshments overlooking the coastline at Watson's Bay Hotel. Finish off this luxury tour with lunch in Coogee Pavilion- locals favourite beachfront restaurant.
If you are looking for a private tour guided by a Sydney born and bred operator that focusses not only on the city's iconic landmarks but also on its unique aboriginal heritage, colonial beginnings and the multicultural society that is today, then this tour is for you!!! As a general itinerary, the day begins as we make our way to the historic Rocks district, Sydney Harbour Bridge and Opera House foreshores. We then journey to the Botanical Gardens, Mrs Macquarie’s Chair and the ever-evolving suburbs of Woolloomooloo and Kings Cross. Following the harbour, we venture through the city’s eastern bays out to South Head and iconic Bondi Beach for a water view lunch. From Bondi, we take a leisurely stroll along the beautiful coastline. We return to the city via fashionable Oxford Street, Paddington with our final destination at Darling Harbour. This private tour enables guests flexibility in structuring the day to best suit the group. Start and end times can be adjusted accordingly.