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Short walk to amazing views!

Great lookout, to see the Megalong and the valley. The walk was relatively easy with only a few... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
ljbirkinhead
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Melbourne, Australia
Great sunset

We just did the very short walk from the carpark to the lookout and watched the sunset. It was... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Slugger171
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“boars head”(3 reviews)
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Suggested duration: < 1 hour
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258-276 Cliff Drive, Katoomba, New South Wales 2780, Australia
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+61 2 4723 5000
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great lookout, to see the Megalong and the valley. The walk was relatively easy with only a few steps.

Thank ljbirkinhead
Reviewed 1 week ago

We just did the very short walk from the carpark to the lookout and watched the sunset. It was pretty windy when we were there but the view was spectacular.

Thank Slugger171
Reviewed 22 August 2018

Cahill’s Lookout offers a magnificent view of the Megalong Valley and Narrow Neck Plateau, and although there are walks available, there is absolutely no hiking necessary. It is a great vantage point to photograph the Blue Mountains, so don’t forget your camera! It is the...More

Thank Makayla M
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

We did just the small walk, but the bear head and the view into the valley was beautifull. Our 2,5 year old son loved the walk too. Path was clear and the viewpoints had good fences.

Thank Marieke784
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

Whilst driving along the Blue Mountain Drive we came across this and thought ‘why not’. It’s a cute little lookout. I HATE stairs but like all other places with stairs they are worth the effort. While looking at ‘Boarhead Rock’ we watched some people abseiling...More

Thank Giselle M
Reviewed 7 June 2018 via mobile

A stunning view point out into the blue mountain area. A gorgeous place to visit and to have a seat and stay a while to enjoy the views!

Thank kjf_x
Reviewed 6 June 2018

The sunset view from here was insane! The sky was an masterpiece and being on this lookout at the very end at the edge of the cliff gave you the impression you were on top/and the end of the world! Loved it! For sure the...More

Thank Ghidusha
Reviewed 31 May 2018

Cahill's Lookout is well worth a stop when driving along Cliff Drive. Stop, park the car and take a short walk the admire the wonderful scenery over the valley. Enjoy the bush and bird life.

2  Thank lindadownunder
Reviewed 27 May 2018

We drove around the scenic cliff drive and found this lovely lookout. Many may not even know it's there unless they take the time to get out of their car and walk down a pathway and a few steps, the rock formation pictured and the...More

Thank Romey1952
Reviewed 19 May 2018

Cahill's Lookout is actually a set of several lookouts, including Boar's Head Lookout. After a serious bushfire in January 2015 which took out a house across the road from the lookout the council has significantly upgraded the lookout surrounds, including a new concrete path and...More

Thank Peter H
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