Worked up an appetite after a bushwalk or from breathing in the crisp air of the Blue Mountains? Leura is known for its quality cafes, restaurants and speciality food shops including Cafe Bon Ton and leura garage, the charming Silk's Restaurant and Solitary at Leura Falls.
Leura is one of several villages of Katoomba in the Blue Mountains that perfectly captures the spirit of the region â fresh mountain air, stunning scenery, cosy accommodation and many places to eat well.
Known as the "garden village", Leura also has many fine gardens and grand old homes, some of which are open to visitors. Don't miss the celebrated National Trust-listed Everglades Gardens. This 1930s treasure features European romanticism with the natural beauty of the Australian bush. Enjoy valley views and flowering terraces, lawns, stone walls, winding paths, glades, pools, and fountains before stopping at the tea rooms or a picnic spot.
The stunning natural attractions around Leura are best seen from lookouts at the end of any number of cliff top walking trails. Don't miss breathtaking views of the Jamison Valley from Gordons Falls Lookout and Bridal Veil Falls from Flying Fox Lookout on Cliff Drive.
Using the Blue Mountains Trolley Tour to see the sights. It departs from Katoomba Station and includes the main attractions in Katoomba and Leura including Echo Point and the Three Sisters, the Scenic World Blue Mountains, and Everglades Gardens.
You'll find a variety of accommodation in Leura to meet your needs from cabins, hotels and bed and breakfasts to self contained apartments.
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Enjoy a stroll down Leura\u2019s main street, one of the many hamlets in the Blue Mountains waiting to be explored. Image James Horan, Destination NSW
The Blue Mountains provide a spectacular backdrop to Leura\u2019s farmlands. Image Destination NSW
Enjoy a stroll down Leura\u2019s main street. Image James Horan, Destination NSW
Tee off at Leura Golf course while enjoying spectacular views of the Jamison Valley, Blue Mountains. Image Hamilton Lund, Destination NSW
Enjoying a roadside picnic at 'Solitary' at Leura Cascades, Blue Mountains. Image Chris Jones