Reviews Average rating 5.00 (maximum 5) from 4 reviews
Duration One day
Destinations Alice Springs, West MacDonnell Ranges
Departs from Alice Springs
Departure/Pickup Instructions Courtesy Pickup from outside your Alice Springs accommodation -Pls confirm Pickup Point with Emu Run Tours 48 Hours (or more) before departure.
Departure Time 7.45 am
Returns/Ends At Approx 5:30pm
Suitable for All ages- A great trip-magnificent scenery all day
Itinerary Spectacular Outback Scenery and as we travel through the magnificent West MacDonnell Ranges, stopping at Rev. John Flynn's memorial, (the founder of the Royal Flying Doctor Service) , then enjoy beautiful walks at Simpsons Gap( a colony of Rock Wallabies live here) Standley Chasm, then (morning tea), then visit the unique Ochre Pits, and Ormiston Gorge for lunch and walk or swim. Next stop is Glen Helen, and on our way back we visit Ellery Creek Bighole ( for afternoon tea). Ellery Creek Bighole is one of Central Australia's pristine waterholes, so bring your swimmers in the warmer months!
As we drive back to Alice, you will see the Ranges "light up" in brilliant oranges and reds as the sun sets.
Trip advisor awarded Emu Run Experience the "Certificate of Excellence" for top ratings for the past 6 years
What To Bring Travel voucher, water bottle (capacity 1 litre), strong non-slip walking shoes, hat (wide brimmed is best), flynet, sunglasses, sunscreen, camera, casual and comfortable clothing (cool, light clothing is best in summer and warm clothing for winter), swim wear & towel (during summer only).
Child Policies Children 15 yrs and under. (Min age 2 years)
Childrens Rate $80.00
Read reviews of Alice Springs to West MacDonnell Ranges, Gorges and Waterholes- Full Day Tour from other travellers:
It is a nice tour for the nature, colours of the West MacDonnell Ranges ¬ Gorges. The tour guide was very helpful, and nice person. It was a full day since the beginning.
Reviewed by: ricardo, September 2012
The tour was professionally run,informative and friendly.
Reviewed by: Patricia, September 2010
My wife and I found this to be an extremely well run tour, offerring great value for money. A knowledgeable driver who knew the locality and the history very well. The driver took pains to offer a high level of service. Took all the hassle away for us.
Reviewed by: Amit, March 2010
The guide was very nice and informative. The group was friendly and my family keeps this day tour as happy memory of Alice Springs.
Reviewed by: Sung, August 2009
Alice Springs to West MacDonnell Ranges, Gorges and Waterholes- Full Day Tour
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