Experience a Western MacDonnell
Ranges Day Trip when your in Alice Springs
01 April 2016 - 31 March 2017
Departure location : Select Alice Springs accommodation from 6:45aM
Default pick up: Alice Lodge at 7.00am
Year round: Daily
Alice Springs accommodation early evening)
Alice Springs to Alice Springs
None - Day trip only
PWMDT - Alice Springs to Alice Springs
AUD $148.00 per person (adult)
All prices are in Australian Dollars(includes
10% GST) based on per person
Safari is not suitable for children under 8 years of age
Levies included: National Park park fee.
DEFAULT PICK UP: Haven Backpacker Resort, 07:00am
The Red Centres best kept secret, the Western MacDonnell Ranges
will leave you awed at unsuspecting beauty that this part of the
country holds. Start the morning fresh with a morning walk through
the rainbow coloured walls of Ormiston Gorge and be awed
by the contrasting colours the morning light casts on the cliff
faces. Discover the breathtaking geological features of this hidden
treasure, keep your eyes peeled for wallabies and other wildlife.
Embrace the panoramic views of Ellery Creek
and perhaps take a dip in the still waters of this magnificent
hidden gem. Keep your eyes out for the Livistonia Mariae, a tropical
palm and one of the rarest trees in the world. Visit the world famous
Simpsons Gap, a prominent place in Aboriginal communities around
the area where dreamtime stories cross paths. To finish off your
outback experience, what better cherry on top than enjoying the
breathtaking colours of the Western MacDonnell Ranges transform
under the setting sun on an optional hour-long sunset camel ride
(own expense). (L)
Our range of buses (21-28 seat). They are fully air conditioned
seats without toilet on board.
Maximum Walks: Hikes up to 6-8kms per day. A reasonable level of
fitness is required as there will be some walking to view places
of interest. Suitable for soft adventures with a passion for bushwalking
and exploring. Passengers must be fit and active.
B = Breakfast | L = Lunch | D = Dinner
Booked and paid E-Ticket, Sturdy walking shoes, hat and sunscreen,
warm clothing in winter, water bottle, insect repellent/net, and
Note: Please only bring a day pack with your essentials.
Excess should remain in storage at your Alice Springs accommodation.
Experienced guide and lunch
Itineraries may vary and/or attractions
be substituted for any cause including seasonal conditions, weather
extremes, and traditional owner/national park requirements. Please
see terms and conditions of travel for full details.
Travel Insurance is compulsory
for all travellers on all tours and details must be presented to
your tour guide before departure.
ride is at own expense, $60 for adults and $20 for children 14 and
under. Your Leader will explain the optional activity in the morning
and book for those who wish to participate. This activity can also
be pre-booked through our Reservations team. Those passengers doing
the sunset camel ride will be dropped back to Alice Springs accommodation
by staff at Pyndan Camel Tracks shortly after the sunset ride concludes.
From October to March it is likely
that you will experience temperatures of over 35 degrees Celsius,
and sometimes well into the 40's. Be prepared to endure extra physical
stress due to the heat at these times, especially while on walks.
These extreme temperatures can also place stress on the air-conditioning
units within our vehicles which can make travelling uncomfortable.
Your tour guide will assist with regular breaks and information
to assist keeping hydrated. In July and August, very cold temperatures
can be experienced in the outback, especially overnight. Please
come prepared for all extremes.
The default pick up point is where
we will meet you for your tour, unless you or your travel agent
requests an alternative location (contact our Reservations team
for more information). It is your responsibility to contact us with
your preferred pick up point well ahead of departure. We do not
take responsibility for missed tours if we have not been advised
of an alternative in advance and you are not at the default location
B = Breakfast, L = Lunch, D = Dinner.
Safaris must be reconfirmed 48 hours prior to
departure to confirm pick-up location and time.by phone direct with
the tour operator - (Details of the tour operator is on your E-Ticket).
The relationship between ATA and Intrepid Australia
For over 25 years,
Intrepid Travel and Adventure Tours Australia have been leading
brands in the adventure travel business. With Intrepid's global
product range and Adventure Tours' local knowledge, the two brands
joined force in 2011 to provide the ultimate range of Australian
product with Intrepid running all of it's local trips under the
Adventure Tours Australia name. Today we're proud to bring Aussie-made
trips to the world, both here with Adventure Tours and overseas
through the Intrepid brand.
Special Dietary requirements and allergies
Passengers with special meal requirements or food allergies MUST
ensure they or their travel agent inform Intrepid/ATA of this at
the time of booking.
Food for the trip is purchased prior to commencement and special
requirements cannot be catered for after departing. If you have
not notified us prior to departure, you may be asked to pay for
any additional food yourself.
Due to the nature of our trips food is basic but plentiful.
We provide the below substitutes, please bring your own staples
if you require specific foods not listed below:
No Pork (Alternative to Ham provided)
No Dairy (soy milk provided)
Vegetarian (additional veg and vegie burgers provided)
Vegan (supply of additional fruit and veg provided)
Gluten Free (cereal, bread, wraps, pasta, snack bars, sweet
and savoury biscuits provided)
*Religious dietary requirements and specifically prepared/sourced
produce is not able to be catered for.
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Reichardt Road, Winnellie 0812
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