By / 15th September, 2017 / Blue Mountains Travel Blog

In summer, the average temperature in the Blue Mountains is around 18°c, it can get well over 30°c between December and February. Whether to take a day trip or a weekend getaway, the World Heritage-listed Blue Mountains National Park offer the perfect balance of adventure and mountain retreat.

Top 10 Lookouts in the Blue Mountains
1. Evans Lookout (Lithgow)
2. The Tree Sisters Echo Point Lookout (Katoomba)
3. Govetts Leap Lookout (Blackheath)
4. Narrow Neck Lookout (Katoomba)
5. Cahills Lookout (Katoomba)
6. Lake Burragorang Lookout (Camden)
7. Sublime Point Lookout (Leura)
8. Gordon Falls Lookout (Leura)
9. Olympia Rock Lookout (Leura)
10. Hassans Wall Lookout (Lithgow)

Top 5 Waterfalls in the Blue Mountains
1. Wentworth Falls (Wentworth Falls)
2. Katoomba Falls (Katoomba)
3. Minnehaha Falls (Katoomba)
4. Empress Falls (Katoomba)
5. Bridal Veil Falls (Katoomba)

Top 5 Picnic Spots in the Blue Mountains
1. Gordon Falls Picnic Area (Leura)
2. Leura Cascades Picnic Area (Leura)
3. Scenic World (Katoomba)
4. Wentworth Falls Lake (Wentworth Falls)
5. Memorial Park Blackheath (Blackheath)