Figure 8 Pools Coastal Adventure & Hike
- Duration : 9 Hours (approx.)
- Location: Royal National Park, NSW
- Product code : 8 POOLS
Barefoot Downunder takes you out to visit the Figure 8 Rock Pools in the Worlds 2nd oldest National Park – the Royal National Park. If you are looking for an adventure that includes hiking, sightseeing, beaches, wildlife, swimming, beautiful scenery and amazing views that is heaps of fun then you need to book our Figure 8 Pools Coastal Adventure tour!
Our Figure 8 Pools trip takes you out to explore this spectacular area found just 45 minutes South of Sydney and 37 Km (23 miles) and only 45 minutes in the Worlds 2nd oldest National Park. It is a must-do for all young travellers, backpackers and students looking for a day of fun and adventure just out of Sydney.
Head out on a 6km (3.7 mi) return hike in the Worlds 2nd oldest National Park along changing terrain with spectacular scenery that includes some steep sections and requires a medium to high level of fitness.
Walk through Burning Palms Beach and see the heritage listed Coastal Shacks before continuing along the coast and across the rocks to reach the Figure 8 Pools, learn about ocean and beach safety from your adventure guide. Spend some time to relax and enjoy the area, grab your #figure8pools instagram photos and have a swim before the hike back up.
Visit Garie beach, a beautiful little beach in the Royal National Park that is surrounded by coastal headlands. Here you can enjoy a picnic lunch then it’s off to the next adventure where you can explore, swimand relax at one of the local lagoons and beaches.
Enjoy spectacular views of the south coast at Bald HIll Lookout and Stanwell Tops, see the Hang gliders and Para gliders take off the hill!
Jump back in the bus to chill as we pump some good tunes and make our way out of the Royal National Park back to Sydney for our 1 drop off at Central YHA Hostel.
Everyone gets to enjoy a FREE drink at the end of the day at one of the local backpacker bars back in Sydney!
Check out our new Figure 8 Pools tour video here https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kS3xrCk2JTs
*Depending on tide times the activities can be reversed in the day in order to reach the Figure Eight Pools at low tide.