20 Best Lookouts in Sydney with Beautiful Views

Best lookouts in Sydney with scenic views

With an amazing city skyline, several unique landmarks, and lots of beautiful natural sights, Sydney has no shortage of scenic lookouts that offer breathtaking views.

What’s more, Sydney has a near-perfect climate, which makes going out to visit these lookout points a fun and adventurous thing to do.

Whether you’re a first-time tourist or a seasoned local, there are always more lookouts to discover in and around Australia’s most beautiful city.

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The Three Sisters and Echo Point Lookout

Three Sisters walk and Echo Point lookout

The Three Sisters is an iconic rock formation near Katoomba, overlooking the immense Jamison Valley. It is the most famous tourist spot in the Blue Mountains, attracting thousands of visitors every day.

Echo Point Lookout is a large viewing platform that offers panoramic views of the Three Sisters, the Jamison Valley, Mount Solitary and other landmarks.

A short walking track starting at the visitor centre at Echo Point gives visitors the opportunity to see the Three Sisters from close by, with several scenic lookout points along the way.

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5 Beautiful Waterfalls to Visit in the Blue Mountains

The Blue Mountains region west of Sydney is home to countless exciting walking tracks and various scenic lookout points.

But the most popular weekend destination in New South Wales is also home to several beautiful waterfalls, some easy to access and others a bit harder to find.

Here are five scenic waterfalls in the Blue Mountains that you can get very close to with a bit of bushwalking. Some of these waterfalls even have natural swimming holes at the bottom which makes for a great outdoor adventure.

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