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Three Sisters walk

Katoomba area in Blue Mountains National Park

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Visitor info

All the practical information you need to know about Three Sisters walk.

Track grading

Features of this track


0.8km return


25 - 45min

Quality of markings

Clearly sign posted

Experience required

No experience required


Gentle hills


No steps

Quality of path

Well-formed track

Getting there and parking

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    Three Sisters walk starts from Echo Point, in the Katoomba area of Blue Mountains National Park. To get there:

    • Take Great Western Highway to Katoomba
    • Look for the Three Sisters and Echo Point signage on the highway as you approach Katoomba
    • At Katoomba, turn off the Great Western Highway, and follow the signs to Three Sisters and Echo Point.

    Road quality

    • Sealed roads

    Vehicle access

    • 2WD vehicles

    Weather restrictions

    • All weather


    • Parking is available in car parks and streets around Echo Point, including several designated disabled spots.
    • Please note that Council parking fees and time limits may apply close to Echo Point. 
    • It can be a busy place on the weekend, so parking close to Echo Point might be limited and may involve walking a short distance.


    There are no rubbish bins in the national park, so we ask you to please take your rubbish with you.


    Toilets can be found at Echo Point, where this walk starts.

    Picnic tables

    Picnic facilities can be found at Echo Point, where this walk starts.

    Maps and downloads

    Safety messages

    Bushwalking safety

    If you're keen to head out on a longer walk or a backpack camp, always be prepared. Read these bushwalking safety tips before you set off on a walking adventure in national parks.

    Please note:

    • Parts of this walk are close to cliff edges. Please take care and supervise children at all times.
    • Access to Honeymoon Bridge involves sections of steep stairs.
    • Weather in the Blue Mountains can be very different to Sydney and conditions can change quickly. Be prepared for colder temperatures and changeable weather.
    • The Think Before You Trek initiative operates in this park, so please check out the website when planning your hike.

    Mobile safety

    Dial Triple Zero (000) in an emergency. Download the Emergency Plus app before you visit, it helps emergency services locate you using your smartphone's GPS. Please note there is limited mobile phone reception in this park and you’ll need mobile reception to call Triple Zero (000).


    Disability access level - easy

    • The pathway from Echo Point to Oreades lookout is suitable for wheelchairs with assistance, and for prams. Please note some sections of the track have a slope of 10 per cent.
    • Informal seating and rest spots are provided every 80 to 90m along the track to assist those with limited mobility.
    • Access beyond Oreades lookout, to Lady Game lookout, is not recommended for wheelchairs as it involves several steps.
    • Access from Lady Game lookout to Honeymoon Bridge is not wheelchair-accessible. It involves very steep and narrow stairs.

    Easy access is free of obstacles such as steps, rough terrain or significant slopes, and may have ramps or boardwalks.



    Pets and domestic animals (other than certified assistance animals) are not permitted. Find out which regional parks allow dog walking and see the pets in parks policy for more information.


    NSW national parks are no smoking areas.

    Map of Three Sisters walk in Blue Mountains National Park

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