Trip Planner:   South Pacific  /  Australia  /  New South Wales  /  Blue Mountains  /  Blackheath  /  Sightseeing  /  Govetts Leap
Govetts Leap, Blackheath
(4.9/5 based on 360+ reviews on the web)
For spectacular views of Bridal Veil Falls and the Blue Mountains, check out the lookout at Govetts Leap. You can choose from trails of varying difficulty to reach the point, so find one that suits your level of fitness, available time, and desire for a challenge. Watch the cliffs change color before your eyes from bright orange, to red ochre, to purple, to gold. Take in the beauty of the valleys, immense cliff faces, and great canyon. The path starting at Evans Lookout takes you into the valley. Make Govetts Leap a part of your Blackheath vacation plans using our Blackheath holiday planner.
map
Create a full Blackheath itinerary

Plan your trip to Blackheath

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. 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.

Plans in Blackheath by other users

9 days in Australia BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE January, popular PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 10 days in Blue Mountains BY A USER FROM PHILIPPINES January, popular PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 5 days in Blue Mountains BY A USER FROM PHILIPPINES December, popular PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 32 days in Australia BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 45 days in Australia BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 4 days in Blue Mountains BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA September, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 28 days in New South Wales BY A USER FROM CZECH REPUBLIC November, culture, romantic, beaches, historic sites, popular PREFERENCES: November, culture, romantic, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 1 day in Blackheath BY A USER FROM POLAND September, outdoors, popular PREFERENCES: September, outdoors ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 40 days in Australia BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA September, kids, popular PREFERENCES: September, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 30 days in New South Wales BY A USER FROM GERMANY October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 15 days in New South Wales BY A USER FROM VIETNAM July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 14 days in Australia BY A USER FROM SPAIN August, popular PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans
Reviews
TripAdvisor
  • When in the area make a visit to Govetts Leap, it's a real eye opener and see the rock formations change in color as the sun shifts 
  • We have visited this spot on an number of occasions and I can honestly say it never ceases to amaze and delight, the information center is fantastic with helpful staff always ready to offer any help o...  more »
  • We did this walk as it was stated as being 15 minutes from the car park. My partner and I are both fit but struggled with the steepness of the climb which took a lot longer than 15 minutes - more like...  more »