Blackheath trip planner

Create a fully customized day-by-day itinerary for free
Itinerary planner
+ Add destination
2 adults
- +
- +
- +
Trip PlannerSouth Pacific  /  Australia  /  New South Wales  /  Blue Mountains  /  Blackheath


World heritage site · Lookouts · Gardens
Located near the highest point of the Blue Mountains, Blackheath offers panoramic views of the surrounding area. A collection of walking trails lead to various vantage points. The nearby Blue Gum Forest is known for its colorful blooms, and the area hosts a Rhododendron Festival every year. The town takes its name from a quote of one of Australia's notable explorers: "This place having a black wild appearance I have this day named it Black-Heath." The town houses quiet mountain cafes, small boutiques, and shops selling outdoor gear for mountain sports. Charming hotels, bed and breakfasts, and lodges in the town's center provide accommodation for weary hikers. Use our Australia driving holiday site to plan your trip to Blackheath and other destinations in Australia.
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Blackheath

  • Get a personalized trip
    A full day by day itinerary based on your preferences
  • Customize it
    Refine your trip. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it
    Choose from the best hotels and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it
    Everything in one place. Everyone on the same page.

Places to visit with Blackheath

SydneyTrip planner Best for: Theater, Beach, Bridge KatoombaTrip planner Best for: World heritage site, Lookout, Mountain LeuraTrip planner Best for: World heritage site, Landmark, Garden LithgowTrip planner Best for: World heritage site, Lookout, Cave BondiTrip planner Best for: Hiking Trail, Beach, Water Sport