Enjoy a camel ride as the sun sets against the MacDonnell Ranges, a signature Red Centre experience. Make friends with your gentle camel during the one-hour tour and learn their history from your expert guide. Catch sight of native animals and unwind to desert tranquility. Transfers are included.
Did you know Australian outback settlers used camels as transport over the desert? Now you too can experience this age-old method of transport with a 1-hour camel ride experience near Alice Springs. Discover more about the slow-moving gentle giants in the fascinating Camel Lounge, and chat to the knowledgeable ‘cameleers’ about the camel’s history in the Australian Outback.
Hop aboard for a fun-filled trip you’ll never forget and discover momentous views over the sweeping outback and the colossal MacDonnell Ranges. Spot native Australian wildlife like kangaroos from atop your ride and relax into the movement of the ‘ships of the desert’ as the outback shows off its colours from the sun dips below the horizon.
This camel ride experience takes approximately 1 hour, with departures at 12pm and 2.30pm. Each Australian camel can sit 2 people – this is a twin share experience. Children under 3 go free but must sit on a parent or guardian’s lap during the camel ride.
The tour departs at 21259 Jane Road, Alice Springs, NT 0870 which is roughly a half hour drive from Alice Springs. Alternatively, you may organise free transfers from your accommodation in Alice Springs with your experience provider at the time of booking.
You should be aware that the desert environment of the outback is fragile. Human interaction can cause disturbance to wildlife, so to reduce noise pollution, limited commentary is available during your camel tour.
If poor weather conditions affect your experience, your tour provider will be in touch to reschedule your booking date. If a situation arises out of the control of the experience operator that forces the tour to be cancelled, you will be fully refunded.
Once your experience is booked and confirmed, any changes made to your booking are at the discretion of your provider. Any changes must be made with them directly in accordance to their policy: Cancellations made within 7 days of your experience date incur a 100% cancellation fee of your total booking fee. Cancellations made with 7+ days’ notice incur a cancellation fee of 30%.
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