Explore in the Royal National Park and see the instafamous Figure 8 Rock Pools on this truly unique day trip out of Sydney that includes a small group guided tour, hiking and bush-walking, swimming, beaches, spotting wildlife and spectacular coastal views with an experienced and fun guide.
Head for an adventure down the south coast on the ONLY licensed tour that visits the Figure 8 Pools in the Royal National Park! Our passionate Aussie guides will take you on our eco-friendly tour visiting hidden beaches, hike through a coastal rainforest, spot native wildlife including wallabies, birds, lizzards and marine life, explore and take a dip in the unique Figure 8 Pools.
Walk through Burning Palms Beach and see the heritage listed Coastal Shacks before continuing along the coast to reach the Figure 8 Rock Pools where you can swim, explore and get your #figure8pools photo!
After the hike back it’s off to the next adventure where you can explore, swim and relax at one of the local lagoons and beaches. Then take in spectacular views at Bald Hill Lookout and Stanwell tops, watch the hang gliders and para gliders take off and spot whales migrating (June-Nov) off the coast!
Jump back in the bus to relax and enjoy some good tunes while making your way out of the Royal National Park back to Sydney for the drop off near Central Station.
Guests should not have existing medical issues that prevent them from the aforementioned activities.
Once this experience has been confirmed, changes are at the discretion of the experience provider and arranged directly with them according to their policy.
Minimum 5 people and maximum 23 people in a group.
The Figure 8 Pools can be dangerous to visit during high tide and big swell conditions as they are located on the rock ledge of the ocean. The experience provider actively and closely monitors ocean conditions on a daily basis and if conditions are not safe on the day then an alternative activity will be offered or in some circumstances the tour cancelled.
Guests should wear shoes for the hike, bring sunscreen, towel and swimsuit, camera. Bring at least 3 litres of water, lunch and snacks. An optional lunch can be purchased for $8 which consists of Chicken or Vegetarina Vietnamese roll, must call to request the day before trip.
Ocean Conditions: Trips operate during low tide/swell and in safe and calm ocean conditions. If the Figure 8 Pools are not safe to visit on the day, then an alternative activity will be offered in place of the pools and discussed prior or in some cases the trip cancelled.
This experience takes place in the Royal National Park, NSW.