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Address: Blue Mountains National Park, New South Wales 2780, Australia
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+61 414 976 752

Hiking, Trekking, Tramping the Blue Mountains World Heritage region NSW...

Hiking, Trekking, Tramping the Blue Mountains World Heritage region NSW Australia with qualified ecological guides. Tread Lightly eco tours are Advanced Ecotourism Accredited and Sustainable Green Tour Leaders.

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Amazing Experience!

We began our day with Eric who escorted us through the lovely Megalong Valley in his luxury SVU. We were able to view Kangaroos, Wallabys and many Bird species (which Eric... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Chicago, Illinois
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Chicago, Illinois
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6 reviews
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We began our day with Eric who escorted us through the lovely Megalong Valley in his luxury SVU. We were able to view Kangaroos, Wallabys and many Bird species (which Eric identified) along with the beautiful scenery. Eric is very knowledgeable and familiar with the Valley and we thoroughly enjoyed our early morning tour. We then rendezvoused with Tim who... More 

Thank TravlRN5
Wichita Falls
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11 reviews
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Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

I learned so much in this tour with Tim! My knowledge of Australia and its biology increased a hundred fold. My son and I enjoyed the tour and I will go on another tour with Tread Lightly if I ever get back to Australia!

Thank elisaz950
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Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

My husband and two kids (12 and 10) when on an excursion with Tim from Tread Lightly Eco Tours. The whole day was perfect from beginning to end. Tim was so knowledgeable about the environment, geology, flora and fauna. We discussed history, environmental issues, evolution, anthropology and so much more. We all learn so much about the area that we... More 

Thank Miriam C
Denver, Colorado
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3 reviews
Reviewed 29 November 2016

Our 5-hour trek with Tim Tranter on the National Pass Walk offered fabulous Blue Mountains scenery with constant, informative--and often humorous--insights by Tim on a huge variety of relevant topics. In addition to the engaging commentary, Tim provided a delicious lunch of wraps made all from local ingredients, which we enjoyed trailside with incredible views. Highly recommended!

Thank 554denise
Melbourne, Australia
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

My wife Susie and I did a 5 hour walk near the Three Sisters with Tread lightly. They were recommended and we can see why! Michael was our guide and was a wealth of information. In fact as the walking tracks are often well posted it is the information you get that is the difference between a guided walk and... More 

Thank tonyburns64
Sparks, Nevada
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29 reviews
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Reviewed 25 June 2016

Our travel agent booked us with Tim and Jeff at Treat Lightly Eco tours and we could not have been more pleased! Jeff took us down into the Jamison Valley into the rain forest to see water falls and all kinds of plant life, told us all about the birds we heard, and made friends with a yellow robin! He... More 

Thank Susan t
Hove, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 7 April 2016 via mobile

What a interesting and informative trip we had. We had to tailor the trip to our needs as we both had unexpected mobility problems. Tim was fantastic and we learnt so much. We had fantastic views of the Blue Mountains and had a very enjoyable drive through some spectacular countryside.

Thank janeburrage5WC
Dunfermline, United Kingdom
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45 reviews
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Reviewed 22 February 2016

We could not have picked a better company for our nearly full day tour of the Blue Mountains. Professional. A mine of information - interesting at every stage. Loved the picnic perched very high on the Blue Mountains. Well done guys!

Thank Leonidas53
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Reviewed 13 December 2015 via mobile

We were looking for a guide to give us some local knowledge about the blue Mountains. We were blessed to have Michael Jackson as our guide. He has great knowledge of the aborigines in this country, plants and archeology. He was very kind and took all my dozens of questions in stride. The lunch, snacks and water were provided. We... More 

Thank Kathleen E
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Reviewed 25 November 2015 via mobile

Totally awesome. Michael, our guide, was very friendly and knowledgable about flora, fauna, geology, and culture. The glow worms (all over the gorge walls) were thoroughly enchanting. A great experience and well worth the private tour.

Thank Vrykela S

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