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Alice Springs Camel Tour

Highlights
  • Experience Australia as the original settlers did: on the back of a camel
  • Get closer to wildlife than if on a traditional Alice Springs vehicle tour
  • Learn the history of camels in Australia from your guide
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Alice Springs Camel Tour
From US$ 57.70
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Tour options (3)
Sunset Camel Tour
Most Popular
Departs between 5pm and 6pm depending on time of year. Hotel pickups commence 30 minutes prior to this time
From US$ 65.00
2:30pm Camel Tour (1-Hour)
Departs at 2:30pm, hotel pickups commence 30 minutes prior to tour departure
From US$ 57.70
12noon Camel Tour (1-Hour)
One hour camel ride departs Pyndan Camel Tracks at 12noon; hotel pickups commence 30 minutes prior to tour departure
From US$ 57.70
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Overview

Book ahead to experience the outback as the original Australian explorers did on this camel tour of Alice Springs. As you listen to your guide's commentary while on the back of a camel, it’s easy to imagine what it was like for settlers hundreds of years ago to travel across the Australian Red Centre. Stop for photos against the backdrop of the MacDonnell Ranges and spot wallabies and kangaroos.

What to Expect

Ready yourself for pickup from your Alice Springs hotel at the time indicated upon booking, depending on which tour option you selected (morning, afternoon, or sunset). Or, self-drive to Pyndan Camel Tracks if you prefer.

There's no better vantage point to see the local wildlife without disturbing them than on the back of a camel. Keep your camera ready for up-close views of wildlife such as wallabies, kangaroos, and native birds on your gentle ride to the scenic Temple Bar Gap. Your guide helps you spot wildlife and teaches you about the history of camel use in Australia.

When the tour ends, you are returned to your Alice Springs hotel.

Reviews (138)
1 - 5 of 127 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
amazing experience

Although thunder storms were imminent the camel ride went ahead being reassured camels dont mind the storm. The thunder was like surround sound amongst the ranges, the lightening was spectacular. the ride was cut in half as Kat was concerned we might get wet.well we...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank janeL7613MZ
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
Sunset tour - highly recommended!

Our sunset camel tour was one of the highlights of our holiday to Central Australia. The colours of the sun setting over the West MacDonnell Range was spectacular. One hour was the perfect amount of time. Highly recommended!

Thank Mewett_Family
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Something Different

Brilliant ! Nothing was too much for Marcus, our tour guide and cameleer, even driving back to the pickup point to retrieve a latecomer (me). Loved the calm well trained camels. The ride was amazing out there in the outback - what an experience -...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Julia D
Reviewed 13 October 2018
Memorable & unique experience

The customer service is brilliant, from start to finish. With transport, camels & guide, & drinks afterwards. A memorable experience, well maintained camels, & iconic atmosphere.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Kylie R
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile
Amazing evening in the desert

Unique experience riding a camel in the Alice Springs desert. The Sunset Tour was the perfect time of day to take in the changing scenery as the light changed. Our guide was helpful and made the whole trip very smooth.

Thank marty_jl
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