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Sydney Great Escapes - Blue Mountains Day Tours

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
+61 2 9624 6217
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There were only about 11 people on our tour with Rob, our tour guide. It was raining in the... read more

Reviewed 10 January 2018
T K
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Houston, Texas
Rob is the best guide...smaller is better (in this case)

Definitely worth booking with a smaller vehicle. Rob took us to two stops that large buses could... read more

Reviewed 9 January 2018
Corey B
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Chicago, Illinois
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Sydney Great Escapes is a family owned and run business. We pride ourselves on being able to provide you with a unique insight and memorable experience. We specialise in smaller, more personalised, boutique tours. Our late model Mercedes sprinters carry a maximum of 14 passengers, they have been uniquely designed with extra leg room, extra height and reclining coach seats, for that more comfortable ride. Our team of tour guides has been handpicked for their vast experience of local knowledge and represent our company with pride. We have guides who are specialised in the Blue Mountains, Hunter Valley, Port Stephens, and Sydney areas. You can be guaranteed that your guide will have a wealth of knowledge on whichever tour you take.
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Reviewed 10 January 2018

There were only about 11 people on our tour with Rob, our tour guide. It was raining in the morning so our visit to the wildlife park was a bit damp. But Rob had plenty of umbrellas so we made it just fine. We stopped...More

Thank T K
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Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

Definitely worth booking with a smaller vehicle. Rob took us to two stops that large buses could never have gone. Lunch was good (yet you aren’t here for the lunch). Definitely do the walk down the path at 3 sisters and take the incline up...More

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Reviewed 25 December 2017 via mobile

This was a fantastic place but only for people that like to walk and there are a lot of steps ,But the views are worth all the walking its a full day so.take plenty of water there is a cable cart but not cheap

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Reviewed 19 December 2017

Full Day tour exploring the Blue Mountains & meeting Australian animals like koala's, kangaroos, wombats etc. at a wildlife park. Private multiple stops with educational overviews of landscape, plant life, & reptile/bugs. Rob the owner makes sure he gets to know everyone. He is very...More

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Reviewed 9 November 2017

Had an excellent tour to the blue mountains, including featherdale wildlife park and a river cruise back to circular quay. Steve the tour guide was excellent and we were fortunate that it was a small group on the day. Would highly recommend.

Thank Sam O
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Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Had a tour to blue mountains unfortunately it was so misty never saw anything which being part of a rainforest isnt unusual. Would have loved to take the sky train but wasn't worth the money because there was no view. However had a forest walk...More

Thank tanglewood123
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Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

Robert truly went beyond what we all could have asked for !!!! Great knowledge perfect Aussie hospitality !!!! The Blue mountains were beautiful the cable cars so fun ... knew all great spots to buy Ugg boots cheap .. HIGHLY RECOMMEND

Thank sheryl m
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Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

Robert our tour guide has certainly found his calling. We opted for this tour after much research. It paid off. They operate 14 passengers vans as opposed to the big tourist busses. This is advantageous for many reasons. In addition to answering virtually every question...More

1  Thank samasvestas
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Reviewed 21 September 2017

Had a choice between SGE and FJ Tours. FJ's presentation is slick in the brochures with the glossy paper and the buzzwords. However, if you look closer, you get to see more with Sydney Great Escapes and Rob. The other group cancelled three hours prior...More

1  Thank Joseph C
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Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Visiting relations in Sydney, I wanted to get out and about. The Blue Mountains are definitely worth a visit and Sydney Great Escapes do the day tour well. If Rob is your guide, he's both knowledgeable and funny, and you'll get a different perspective to...More

Thank Kathryn S
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Flylines T
29 November 2017|
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Response from BronandRob | Property representative |
Hello, actually we do not use Viator as a booking agent, you may book directly through our website (as listed above - Trip Advisor do not allow us to post links). Our prices are in Australian dollars and the cost is $165 per... More
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Elisa W
14 April 2017|
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Response from BronandRob | Property representative |
Hi Elisa, we arrive back to Circular Quay by 6pm. Please let is know if you have any other questions.
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2 December 2016|
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Response from BronandRob | Property representative |
The cost is $155 per person and includes your entrance fee into Featherdale wildlife Park. National Park entry fees, your lunch and the River Ferry return back to the city at the end of the day. Please book through our... More
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