Jenolan Caves Scenic ToursExplore the intricate and beautiful Jenolan Cave system
The best way to experience the Jenolan Caves is by walking through and exploring them hands on. There are various tours that will take you to and through some of the different caves to give you an up close look at these beautiful and pristine formations. If you’re a geological fan, than these are the tours that will best suit you. Please note that the caves are accessed via hundreds of stairs and aren’t accessible to wheelchairs or prams, visitors looking to explore the caves should have a moderate level of fitness and wear comfortable and walkable shoes.
See the available scenic tours of the Jenolan Caves below.
This 1.5 hour tour will take you to the heart of the Jenolan Caves; Orient Cave. This will give you the chance to see these amazing stalagmite formations up close, however you can’t touch them. This cave system is considered to be one of the best and most spectacular in the world, so the chance to explore them is unreal.This tour will teach you all about the caves’ geology and history while providing you with incredible views of some of the unique natural sculptures including the Pillar of Hercules. There are two tour times in the afternoon from 1:30pm and 3:45pm.
Prices from $27
Explore the Lucas and Chifley Caves with this inclusive travel tour from Katoomba in the Blue Mountains. Once you’ve made your way to the Blue Mountains (via train, car or coach) you will travel to the Jenolan Caves where you will first explore Lucas Cave to wander into the highest and widest chambers in the system and see the River Styx, one of Jenolan’s flowing underground rivers. The next journey will be to the Chifley Cave, which is considered one of the most beautiful caves in the world. With delicate crystal decorations on the walls, its Persian and Egyptian Chambers are highlights for the journey.
Prices from $91
A decorative cave, Orient Cave is a gem to explore. Departing Katoomba, the coach will take you right to the caves in time for you exploration through this intricate system. This is an ideal tour for those who have explored caves before and want a taste of the beautiful Jenolan Caves. While on board the coach you will receive expert commentary about the Caves as well as a scenic stop at Blackheath’s Govetts Leap Lookout. Tours depart 10:35am daily and return around 5pm.
Prices from $72
Explore the Jenolan Caves as well as the beautiful Blue Mountains region with this full day package tour. Taking you to some of the region’s best spots including Echo Point and the town of Leura, you’ll spend the day admiring the beauty of the Mountains and Caves. This tour will teach you all about the history of the region, its environment and inhabitants. Led by an experienced guide, you’ll be shown all of the important aspects this region represents before making your way to the Jenolan Caves network to begin your exploration into one of the intriguing caves.