Combine our most popular 24-hr experience with astonishing views of the Blue Mountains.
Discover Sydney, Australia's famous Harbour City, with a 1-day flexible hop-on, hop-off sightseeing bus tour and discover the magic of the Blue Mountains with the Lyrebird Pass.
The ticket includes a 1-day pass for the Blue Mountains Explorer bus. Hop on and hop off from over 29 different stops to explore the region's highlights, including ancient rainforests, cascading waterfalls, striking rock formations and the vibrant villages of Katoomba and Leura. Bus tours are narrated by expert local driver-guides, who love sharing the secrets, stories and hidden wonders of this fascinating place.
For an unforgettable adventure, the Lyrebird Pass also includes entry to Scenic World, home to remarkable attractions like the highest single span cable car in the world and the longest elevated boardwalk in the Southern Hemisphere.
To redeem your ticket you must first complete the Bus portion. A Big Bus staff member will assist you with the reservation of your Blue Mountains Hop on Hop off ticket
Exchange this ticket for your Lyre Bird pass at the Blue Mountains office at Katoomba train station.
City Tour (Red Route):
10:00, 12:00, 14:00 from Stop #1: Circular Quay.
Full Circuit Time: 1 hour, 30 minutes (approx.)
Note: We are not operating on Tuesday and Wednesday until 31 August 2020.
Opera House, Harbour Bridge, Royal Botanical Gardens, Australian Museum, Darling Harbour, Sydney Fish Markets and more.
Currently Big Bus Tours are not operating on Tuesday and Wednesday until 31 August 2020.
If unexpected closures due to special events or extreme weather conditions arise, information will be published on our service information page.
Sydney Tower – Observation Deck currently operates Thur-Mon from 10:00am to 7:00pm (last entry 6:00pm).
A child ticket is available for children aged between 3 and 15 years. Children aged 3 years and under may travel free of charge. Children aged 15 years and under must be accompanied by a responsible adult. Strollers and pushchairs must be folded and stowed on the lower deck.
Big Bus - No, you can use your ticket on any date. If you purchase a ticket that's valid for more than one day you must travel on consecutive days.
Bus tour tickets are typically valid for six months from date of purchase.
Sydney Tower – Yes, you will need to select a date and time you wish to visit the attraction.
You're all set! Simply show your voucher(s) to any member of on-street staff who will scan the QR code and hand over your yellow Big Bus Tour tickets. Don't lose them, they're like gold (cash) and cannot be replaced.
Bus tour tickets purchased are typically valid for six months up until the point of the ticket being scanned (redeemed) – then the clock starts ticking and you’ll need to enjoy your tour within the time purchased. This is usually, one or two days.
The 1-day Explorer Bus Pass introduces you to the highlights of the Blue Mountains from 29 different stops.
Hop on and hop off to see iconic landmarks at your own pace, like Echo Point and the Three Sisters, the Leura Cascades, and Honeymoon Lookout.
With buses running every 30 minutes you'll have plenty of time to hit all the highlights.
The Lyrebird Pass includes the Explorer Bus Pass, plus a 1-day entry pass to Scenic World.
You'll get unlimited access to Scenic World's record-breaking attractions, designed to immerse you in the stunning scenery of the Blue Mountains. These include the Cableway (the largest and steepest cable car in the Southern Hemisphere), the Skyway (the highest single span cable car in the world), the Railway (the steepest incline passenger train in the world) and the Walkway (the longest elevated boardwalk in the Southern Hemisphere).
To request a refund please follow the below instructions:
Please email your request to: [email protected]
Please include the following details:
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