Where is the largest town?
Frequently Asked Questions

The largest town in the Blue Mountains is Katoomba, located in the heart of the region. Katoomba is home to some of the most scenic lookouts and activities that the area has to offer, such as exploring historic villages, visiting breathtaking waterfalls, or taking a ride on one of Australia’s premier tourist attractions – The Scenic Railway.

How to get to Katoomba

With its vibrant arts scene and plenty of restaurants and shops to explore, Katoomba is an ideal destination for anyone looking to experience the beauty of the Blue Mountains firsthand.

In Katoomba, visitors can explore the nearby charming village of Leura and its art galleries, boutique stores and cafes. Take a walk along the famous Three Sisters lookout to take in stunning views of the Jamison Valley.

Enjoy some of the outdoor activities available such as mountain biking, bushwalking, rock climbing and abseiling. Or simply relax with a scenic drive through the winding roads of Katoomba and explore its many charms. There is something for everyone to enjoy at Blue Mountain’s biggest town, Katoomba!

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