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Sydney Great Escapes - Blue Mountains Day Tours

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Address: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Sydney Great Escapes is a family owned and run business. We pride ourselves...

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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Lovely trip into the Blue Mountains with our funny and informative tour guide. Nice lunch and the trip to the rain forest was awesome. Got to see a lot of the country side and it... read more

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Denver, Colorado
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13 reviews
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Lovely trip into the Blue Mountains with our funny and informative tour guide. Nice lunch and the trip to the rain forest was awesome. Got to see a lot of the country side and it was nice to venture out of the city without having to navigate on your own, would totally recommend!

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Holmfirth, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Rob is a nice guy but his constant chat on the bus seems hugely irrelevant and the stops boasted about in the description of this tour are not worth your time. The wildlife park is nice but rushed and is absolutely nothing compared to say Taronga Zoo - which is a fantastic day out. Lunch is at an old hotel... More 

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Nottingham
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Rob was punctual, flexible and obliging, with informative and light-hearted, if extensive commentary! For a day trip to see the Blue Mountains this was 'spot-on' for us, as was the weather. A great day.

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West Bloomfield, Michigan
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3 reviews
Reviewed 28 March 2017

Rob was the highlight of our tour. He is knowledgeable, funny and caring towards his guests. We went to many out of the way places to avoid large groups of tourists. We were one of the first groups at the wildlife park and avoided what could be very long lines. Since most were couples on the tour, Rob paid special... More 

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Perpignan, France
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Reviewed 11 March 2017

Rob was a great guide from the start and we immediately knew the day would be both entertaining and very informative. Started the day at Featherdale Wildlife park and it was so good to be there before the main rush of tourists arrive. Worth getting up early! Heard the amazing bell birds on our way up to the Blue Mountains... More 

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Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

We joined Blue Mountain Tour for a whole day. Good guiding. Good driving. Kengurus and Mountains, forest

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Thank Erik N
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Reviewed 28 February 2017

Great tour of the Blue Mountains. Guide Rob was entertaining, knowledgable and knows how to tell a story. Not only did we see the sights, we also learned many historical facts about the history of Sydney and the surrounding area. We highly recommend this tour.

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Fort Saskatchewan, Canada
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Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Prompt pick up Small tour group 6 in total Crap weather nothing that can be done about it .. so make the best of it and that's what I felt Rob did . We all had a great time with picture taking with the koala Bears , the wild life park was fantastic . Wild kangaroo siting also very interesting... More 

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Montgomery, Alabama
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Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

My wife and I took the Blue Mountains Day Tour a couple weeks ago with Rob. Rob was great. It was awesome to have a local show us around and tell us a little bit about Sydney, the Blue Mountains and everything we saw in between. There were 9 of us total on the trip, so it was a small... More 

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Hove, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

Pleasant guy, very friendly, funny and knowledgable... but I reckon for every 1 minute of info he gave us about Sydney he gave us 2 mins of info about his family. Yes, I know how much his dad 'apparently' got paid off for land, what his wife does, his legal battles and his sons budding football career. What do I... More 

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