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Lyrebird Pass: Blue Mountains Hop-On, Hop-Off Bus with Scenic World Rides Pass

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from US$ 63.99 per person pp

Key Highlights

  • Discover The Blue Mountains with the Lyrebird Pass that includes unlimited 1-day tickets for Blue Mountain Explorer Bus and Scenic World
  • Enjoy a hop-on hop-off tour of the Blue Mountains with the Blue Mountains Explorer Bus Pass
  • Enjoy bushwalks, stroll past misty and majestic waterfalls and feel at one with nature
  • Skip the long lines at Scenic World and enjoy express entry with the Scenic World Unlimited Discovery Pass
  • Enjoy unlimited rides on the skywalk, walkway, and steep adventurous railway rides as many times as you like!
  • Walk under the mesmerizing rainforest canopy on this unforgettable tour
  • Enjoy a FREE 72 page guidebook
  • Overview

    The Lyrebird Pass combines your Blue Mountains Explorer Bus ticket with a Scenic World Unlimited Discovery Pass for the ultimate Blue Mountains Day Tour. The bus pass lets you hop-on, hop-off at any of the designated stops and discover the stunning wilderness of The Blue Mountains. Visit the Blue Mountains World Heritage Area of Katoomba, Leura, and Wentworth Falls – with live commentary by the friendly driver-guides.

    The Scenic World Discovery Pass offers unlimited rides on the skyway, walkway, railway and more. On the exciting railway ride you may choose between the original 52 degree incline, the adventurous ‘Cliffhanger’ ride at a steep 64 degree incline, or enjoy a relaxed journey with the ‘Laid Back’ option.

  • Activity Schedule & Itinerary

    Activity Schedule

    When does it run?



    1 day

    Start time

    Hop-on, hop-off bus timings: 9am to 4:15pm.
    Frequency is every 30 minutes
    Scenic World: 9am to 5pm
    Timings are subject to change.

    Click here for the timetable

    Meeting Point

    Collect your Lyrebird Pass from Explorer Bus ticket office, outside Katoomba Station.

    Ending Point

    You may end the tour at any of the designated stops.


    Collect your pass from Explorer Bus ticket office, outside Katoomba Station and begin a fun day of hop-on, hop-off tour.

    Blue Mountains Hop-On, Hop-Off:

    Enjoy live commentary by the friendly driver-guides as you glide through the city and learn about its cultural quirks, historical wonders and fun facts. Hop-off and walk out to the edge at Echo Point and look into a wilderness so pure and mesmerizing. Jump back on the Explorer Bus and discover all the highlights and hidden wonders of this vast mountain kingdom such as The Three Sisters. Hop on and off at several designated and well placed stops in the Blue Mountains World Heritage Area of Katoomba, Leura and Wentworth Falls.

    Scenic World:

    Included in the Lyrebird Pass, the Scenic World Discovery Pass is the ultimate way to experience wilderness as it offers unlimited rides on the railway, skyway, cableway and walkway! Save yourself time and combine your Blue Mountains Explorer Bus ticket with Scenic World’s Unlimited Discovery pass. Skip the long lines at Scenic World and gain express entry with this pass.

    Glide smoothly between cliff-tops and look down through the glass floor of the Skyway at the rainforest covering the land. Enjoy the best 360 degree views of Katoomba Falls, the Three Sisters and Jamison Valley stretching to the horizon. The Walkway experience is especially magical in the rain. Enjoy the microclimate of the Walkway which is protected by the rainforest canopy and is a wonderful experience. Do not miss the Railway Experience either! The excitement on this thrilling 52-degree incline of the passenger railway is the steepest scenic railway in the world! The glass-roofed carriages provide unobstructed and expansive views of the rainforest and the spectacular Jamison Valley.

    Click here for the route map

  • Inclusions & Exclusions


    • Blue Mountains hop-on, hop-off tour
    • Unlimited rides for a day at Scenic World
    • FREE 72 page guidebook


    • Meals
    • Gratuities
  • Please note

    The Explorer Bus pass is a 1 day pass, however if passengers are staying overnight then their pass can be extended to for up to 3 days at no additional cost.

    Transfers, including luggage, between stop 1 adjacent to Katoomba Railway Station and Accommodation on the route will be provided at no additional cost.

    We can provide a short-term luggage storage facility at our Katoomba Station office (just up the stairs from the Station).

    Voucher information: Sorry, but we will need you to print a paper version of your booking voucher (we're working on changing this ). At this time no refund can be given for customers without a printed copy of their voucher.

    Additional info

    The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination. They will happily answer any logistical questions you may have.
  • Customer Reviews
    • We had a ball. Really great scenery and the rides were super...

      Shane Brown, South Africa, 10/Sep/2017