Starts: Alice Springs NT 0870, Australia
Ends: Adelaide SA, Australia
We explore some of the most exciting, isolated and stunning places on earth, such as: Flinders Ranges, Lake Eyre, Coober Pedy, Kings Canyon, Uluru, Kata Tjuta and much more.
We become like family on our Desert Adventures; everyone muscles in and works together, collecting firewood and preparing/cooking meals around the campfire at night. There are NO HOTELS on this tour. We sleep in the REAL Australian way, in our SWAGS, looking up at the stars.
We head out of Alice Springs bright and early with a 5:30 start. Travelling South on the Stuart Highway, passing by many cattle stations. We stop to have a delicious lunch in Marla, the most Northern town in South Australia. After we continue our journey to the opal capital of the world, Coober Pedy, where you will enjoy a private underground tour. Getting the opportunity to purchase your own opal and visit the local kangaroo orphanage. Enjoy dinner at the local pizza bar and finish the day sleeping like locals in an underground bunkhouse.
MEALS (L) Dinner at own expense.
Early start with an underground breakfast before we commence our journey south on the highway. We will visit Lake Hart, one of the many beautiful salt lakes in South Australia, then travel through the barren desert country. Passing by the woomera prohibited zone former military test site. Enjoy a lunch by the Spencer Gulf in Port Augusta the crossroads of Australia. Enjoy the changing landscape as we head past the Flinders Ranges and the views of the farming country. We finish our journey entering the ‘City of Churches’, beautiful Adelaide, arriving around 7:00pm.
MEALS (B) (L)
? Underground opal mine tour
? Overnight accommodation in underground hostel
? 2 lunches and 1 breakfast (dinner at own expense)
? Comfortable Air Conditioned bus
? Experienced tour guide