Palm Valley 4WD Full Day Tour Departs from Alice Springs

  • Alice Springs
  • English
  • 10.5 hours (approx.)
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Standard Inclusions

  • 1. Morning Tea
  • 2. Picnic Lunch
  • 3. Transport from/to selected hotels
  • 4. Experienced Friendly Guide
  • 5. Air Conditioned 4WD Vehicle
  • 6. Entry Fee to Hermannsburg Cultural Precinct
From AUD
$165.00

1 Key Facts

Included

  • 1. Morning Tea
  • 2. Picnic Lunch
  • 3. Transport from/to selected hotels
  • 4. Experienced Friendly Guide
  • 5. Air Conditioned 4WD Vehicle
  • 6. Entry Fee to Hermannsburg Cultural Precinct

Not included

  • 1. Food & beverages not listed as Inclusions
  • 2. Souvenirs
  • 3. Travel Insurance
Destination Alice Springs
Depature point ● Departs: daily*, all year round
* Tour does not run on Christmas Day (25 December)
● Departure Point: Alice Springs
● Departure Time^: Approximately 07:00
^ Complementary transfer from/to selected hotels included before departure time.
● Arrives Alice Springs at approximately 17:30
How to get there Complementary transfer from/to selected hotels included. Please indicate the name of your hotel at the point of booking - the most convenient pick-up location and time will be advised in your booking confirmation.
Check-in requirements Please arrive 10 minutes prior to the pick-up time at your booked pick up location. There might be 5-10 minutes delay depends on the traffic on the day. If you think the pick is late or you are not being picked up, please call The Service Provider and quote your confirmation number to double check.
What to bring/wear ● Appropriate clothing for all weather conditions, eg. jacket for cooler months.
● Comfortable enclosed strong non-slip walking shoes
● Protective clothing, hat, sunscreen lotion, and sunglasses
● Water bottle to hold 1 litre, Snacks
● Swimmers & towel in warmer months (optional)
● Flynet in summer months (optional)
● Money/credit card for optional purchases
Other info ● Child Policy
Children aged 2 years and over are welcome on the tour. All travellers under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian who will be responsible for their care.

2 Overview

A fascinating day that includes a peek into the history of Hermannsburg Aboriginal Mission, followed by a 4WD drive through the Finke River bed, enjoy the ancient Red Cabbage Palms, a reminder of a Tropical rain-forest era in Central Australia, Kalaranga lookout, and Palm Valley. A journey into another time and another world.

Palm Valley 4WD Full Day Tour Departs from Alice Springs

 

Highlights

  • Palm Valley
  • The Amphitheatre
  • Finke Gorge National Park
  • Hermannsburg Aboriginal Community
  • Kalaranga Lookout
  • Real Offroad 4WD Driving

 

The Tour

Pick up from outside Alice Springs accommodation from approximately 07:00. Travelling through the West MacDonnell Ranges and make the way to the Historic Precinct of Hermannsburg known to the Arrarnta people as 'Ntaria'. Hermannsburg was the birthplace of celebrated Aboriginal artist Albert Namatjira in 1902 and is renowned for its indigenous art collection. Explore the historic buildings and the Art Gallery. Its then time to depart Hermannsburg and journey along the ancient Finke River bed by custom built 4WD.

After morning tea, stop at "The Amphitheatre" or Kalaranga lookout for a short walk. Then time to sit back and take in the beautiful scenery, enjoy the 4WD drive into Palm Valley where you will be able to wander amongst the relict Palms and Cycads. Here you will have the opportunity to complete to Rim Walk or the River Walk and experience this Oasis in the desert.

On the return journey, enjoy a delicious fresh picnic lunch before return to Alice Springs watching the fading light reflecting of the MacDonnell Ranges.

 

3 Policy

Cancellation Policy

All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.

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