What can I see from Fletchers Lookout?

Written by: Cameron Ward

Published: 02/05/2024

Reading time: 3 mins

Nothing quite beats seeing the breathtaking views across Sydney’s Blue Mountains.

Fletchers Lookout is one of the many different lookout points in the Blue Mountains. From the lookout, you will be able to see Mount Solitary, Kings Tableland, and Wentworth Falls.

The loop walk to Fletchers Lookout is about 1 kilometre, which will take about 10 minutes.

Find out more about the three attractions you can see from Fletchers Lookout.

Mount Solitary

Blue Mountains Mount Solitary

Mount Solitary is a 950 metre tall mountain in the Blue Mountains Range.

Aside from seeing Mount Solitary from the lookout, you can do a multi-day hike over Mount Solitary. The views from the top are truly beautiful of the surrounding areas of the Blue Mountains, Jamison Valley, and Narrow Neck.

Kings Tableland

Kings Tableland is a plateau in the Blue Mountains and continues to be a popular landmark in the region.

The Kings Tableland walk is much easier than Mount Solitary and will take you around 45 minutes to complete. The views are breathtaking across the Blue Mountains and its lush greenery.

Wentworth Falls

Wentworth Falls

Wentworth Falls is one of the most amazing and tallest waterfalls in the Blue Mountains. The waterfall is 187 tall and has an upper and lower falls drop.

Fletchers Lookout is also the easiest way you can see Wentworth Falls as the lookout is directly above it!

Things to do nearby

Being in the heart of the Blue Mountains gives you many options to choose from that are near Fletchers Lookout. Be sure to check out the Blue Mountains towns of Wentworth Falls, Leura, and Katoomba.

Scenic Skyway

• Scenic World
There is really no better way to see the Blue Mountains than at Scenic World. At Scenic World, you can take three scenic rides including the world’s steepest railway.

Scenic World also offers a short walk through Jamison Valley, with some of these plants being around since the Jurassic period.

• Three Sisters
The Three Sisters are three giant rock formations within the Blue Mountains that overlook Jamison Valley. The best place you can see the Three Sisters is from Echo Point Lookout.

• Empress Falls
Empress Falls is another incredible waterfall within the Blue Mountains. Here you can also go for a refreshing swim at the swimming hole.

There is about a half an hour loop walk to reach the picturesque waterfall.

To get more out of your time in the Blue Mountains, you can book a one day tour. This tour allows you to either do Scenic World or to do some hiking around the Blue Mountains.

Cameron Ward
Cameron Ward
Managing Director at Sightseeing Tours Australia

Cameron Ward turned his travel passion into a thriving Australian tourism business. Before he co-founded his own business, Sightseeing Tours Australia, he was enjoying being a Melbourne tour guide. Even now, Cameron delights in helping visitors from all around the world get the most out of their incredible Australian trip. You’ll see Cameron leading tours or writing about his favourite Australian places where he shares his local insights.