On the edge of a breathtaking 170 meter sheer cliff sits the home of Echo Point and the famed Three Sisters.
This has been popular locale for over 150 years with bush walkers and adventure seekers alike.
No visit to Australia would be complete without visiting Katoomba and seeing the Blue Mountains, Echo Point and Three Sisters.
This area is the ideal place to stay when visiting the Blue Mountains.
It boosts an abundance of five star lodging, attractions, shopping, adventure and dining.
One option for lodging is the ever plentiful and always a popular Bed and Breakfast; this is a wonderful and relaxing way to enjoy your time at the Blue Mountains.
Bed and Breakfasts can be found from the cliffs of Echo Point, overlooking the exquisite Three Sisters, to the tree lined avenues of the city itself.
This quaint little town is excellent for taking a relaxing stroll, shopping for antiques, or just enjoying the local bistros and wine.
The traditional Bed and Breakfast is just one of the many lodging options that are available in this scenic region.
A few of the many opportunities include RVing, camp grounds, cottages, retreats, and resorts.
These accommodations range from luxury to rustic and anywhere in between.
Whatever your preference is, a room is ready and waiting for you.
Farmsteads or farmstays offer another unique and fascinating way to see the simple life of New South Wales and gain an appreciation for farm living.
Many of the local area farmers welcome travelers.
Allowing them to stay on their farm and experience the joy of life around a working farm.
In the Blue Mountains bush land here is even a place called Hatters Hideout, where you can rent a cave to stay in just as you would a hotel or cottage.
If it is history you seek, this region is rich in history.
At the numerous assorted local antique and book shops.
From Bygone Beauties in Leura to Mr.
Pickwicks Fine Old Books in the heart of town; your imagination can soar to the mountain peaks as you are whisked back to the old days of this charming mountain village.
There are many different modes of transportation available to see the spectacular scenery during your stay.
The City Rail is always a popular choice.
For larger groups there is a mini bus available to charter.
The trolleys are a great way to have a guided tour of the many areas of interest.
If its secrets you seek try the Blue Mountain Ghost Tour, it is said to have access to wonderful waterfalls, rain forest, valleys, mysteries and secret places not seen anywhere else.
If you are feeling extremely adventuresome attempt the evening ghost tour.
It doesn't matter what you seek during your visit.
Be it rock climbing, bush walking, camping, horseback riding, shopping, enjoying nature or just taking a deep breath of fresh mountain air into your lungs for the first time.
With its charming residents and relaxed, inviting atmosphere you are sure to feel right at home during your stay.
Rest assured there is something at Blue Mountains and Katoomba for you and your travels to Australia.