Blue Mountains

The Blue Mountains, immediately to the west of the sprawling metropolitan area of , constitute one of the most accessible areas of relatively unspoilt natural highland beauty in .
Photo: Diliff, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Popular Destinations

is a town that developed around the coal mining industry, just west of the Blue Mountains. Photo: Maksym Kozlenko, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The is a large, world Heritage-listed national park occupying much of the Blue Mountains region of . Photo: Maxim75, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is the largest and best-known town in the Blue Mountains, around 100 km west of and 1,017 m above sea level. Photo: Ypsilon from Finland, CC0.

The are in the Blue Mountains region of , . Photo: Maxim75, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Destinations

is a small town located between and in the Blue Mountains. Photo: 2mthswinter, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is just 100 km north-west of largest city, and yet it contains the largest wilderness area in New South Wales. Photo: Sardaka, CC BY 3.0.

is a small town in the western falls of the Blue Mountains region of the state of . Photo: Mattinbgn, CC BY 3.0.

is a small picturesque town in the Blue Mountains region of the state of , located some 100 km from central and situated at an altitude of 985 m above sea level. Photo: elephass, CC BY 2.0.

The is a protected national park that is located in the Central Tablelands region of in eastern . Photo: Sardaka, CC BY 3.0.

is a national park some 180 km west of and adjacent to . Photo: Dhx1, CC0.

is a town about halfway up the Blue Mountains in , . Photo: Bwalker2777, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a small township in the Blue Mountains of , . Photo: Maksym Kozlenko, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a small town within the Blue Mountains World Heritage National Park in Australia. Photo: Tiimta, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a suburb of 5,000 people in the lower Blue Mountains, west of . Photo: Sardaka, CC BY 3.0.

is a town in the Blue Mountains area of , . Photo: Clytemnestra, CC BY 3.0.

Blue Mountains

Latitude of center
-33.5671° or 33° 34' 2" south
Longitude of center
150.4076° or 150° 24' 28" east
Elevation
978 metres (3,209 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
way 889118010
Geo­Names ID
6615604
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Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Blue Mountains
  • Arabic: الجبال الزرقاء
  • Aragonese: Monts Azuls
  • Armenian: Երկնագույն լեռներ
  • Armenian: Կապոյտ Լեռներ
  • Armenian: Կապույտ լեռներ
  • Basque: Mendi Urdinak (Australia)
  • Basque: Mendi Urdinak
  • Belarusian: Блакітныя горы
  • Catalan: Muntanyes Blaves d'Austràlia
  • Chinese: 蓝山
  • Chinese: 藍山
  • Croatian: Blue Mountains
  • Croatian: Modre planine
  • Czech: Blue Mountains
  • Czech: Modré hory
  • Danish: Blue Mountains
  • Dutch: Blue Mountains
  • Esperanto: Blua Montaro
  • Finnish: Blue Mountains
  • French: Montagnes Bleues
  • French: montagnes Bleues
  • Georgian: ცისფერი მთები
  • German: Blue Mountains
  • Greek: Γαλάζια Βουνά
  • Greek: Μπλου Μάουντενς
  • Hebrew: ההרים הכחולים
  • Hungarian: Kék-hegység
  • Indonesian: Blue Mountains
  • Indonesian: Pegunungan Biru
  • Indonesian: Pegunungan Blue
  • Italian: Blue Mountains
  • Japanese: ブルーマウンテンズ
  • Japanese: ブルーマウンテン山脈 (オーストラリア)
  • Japanese: ブルー・マウンテンズ (ニューサウスウェールズ州)
  • Japanese: ブルー・マウンテンズ
  • Korean: 블루마운틴스
  • Lithuanian: Mėlynieji kalnai
  • Lithuanian: Žydrieji kalnai
  • Malay (generic): Pergunungan Biru (New South Wales)
  • Norwegian: Blue Mountains
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Blue Mountains
  • Persian: کوه های آبی
  • Persian: کوه های ابی
  • Persian: کوه‌های آبی
  • Polish: Góry Błękitne
  • Polish: Park Narodowy Gór Błękitnych
  • Portuguese: Montanhas Azuis
  • Portuguese: Região das Montanhas Azuis
  • Romanian: Blue Mountains
  • Russian: Большие Голубые горы
  • Russian: Голубые горы
  • Russian: Парк Синие Горы
  • Serbo-Croatian: Modre planine
  • Slovak: Modré vrchy
  • Spanish: Blue Mountains
  • Spanish: Montanas Azules
  • Spanish: Montañas Azules
  • Swahili (generic): Milima ya Buluu
  • Swedish: Blue Mountains
  • Tamil: நீல மலைகள்
  • Turkish: Mavi Dağlar (Avustralya)
  • Turkish: Mavi Dağlar
  • Ukrainian: Блакитні гори
  • Venetian: Montagne Blu
  • Vietnamese: Dãy núi Blue
  • Welsh: Mynyddoedd Glas
  • Pegunungan Biru Australia

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