Escorted Rail Tours to the Blue Mountains
A uniquely stunning sight in New South Wales
Travelling to New South Wales offers you the chance to enjoy part of your holiday in the Blue Mountains. The mountain region, located just 30 miles from Sydney, has UNESCO World Heritage status and actually appears to be blue when viewed from a distance, thanks to the oil from eucalyptus trees which disperses the sun's rays and creates a blue hue.
If you take a holiday in the Blue Mountains, you can visit Katoomba, the largest town in the Blue Mountains. As part of the Great Rail Journeys tour 'Australia & the Ghan', we travel on the Katoomba Scenic Railroad,the world's steepest incline track, on a journey ancient rainforest surroundings.