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Tjoritja/West MacDonnell National Park

| 7km from Alice Springs Along Larapinta Drive, Northern Territory, Australia
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West MacDonnell Ranges Day Trip from Alice Springs
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| 7km from Alice Springs Along Larapinta Drive, Northern Territory, Australia
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Reviewed 11 May 2017

An awesome day trip from Alice Springs - stunning scenery, plenty of places to stop - not too many people. Must sees to visit are: Ormiston Gorge, Simpson's Gorge and Standley Chasm. Bring plenty of water as it gets really hot, beware all the flies...More

Thank Adele H
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Not impressed dirty uninviting and staff unwelcoming will never return NOT A RESORT IN ANY WAY my animals go to better resorts while we are on holidays

Thank Glen K
Reviewed 24 May 2016

We drove out from Alice Springs and spent two nights at Glen Helen Gorge 'Resort'. Incredibly basic accommodation but really lovely people and plentiful food and drinks. And the location? Exceptional. Glen Helen Gorge was stunning - so too Ormiston Gorge, Big Ellery Hole, Standley...More

Thank Pru Q
Reviewed 18 February 2016

Ormiston Gorge is set in the Macdonnel mountains about 132KM or 1 ½ hours from Alice. The Gorge rock pool is really a large pond surrounded by coarse sand with the red rough mountain towering above, very beautiful and good for photos. We went mid-February...More

Thank Banksideman
Reviewed 1 August 2015

Wow - we had one amazing day driving from town out to Glen Helen (140klm) first thing in the morning then weaving our way back to town in and out of all of the gorges, chasms and water holes - we managed to do around...More

1  Thank GCPurple
Reviewed 8 July 2015 via mobile

This string of gorges and waterholes is truly amazing. We had the most wonderful time here. We went to Simpson's Gap, Standley Chasm, Serpentine Gorge, Ormiston Gorge for lunch and Glen Helen Gorge. They were all extraordinary. I wish we had time for more. If...More

1  Thank HealthyMama68
Reviewed 8 June 2015

West Mac Donnell Ranges for the day - we start off with a walk to Simpson's Gap, then it's on to Ormiston Gorge, Ellery Creek Big Hole and finally Standley Chasm. They were all excellent but the distances between places here are immense. A real...More

1  Thank sally4holidays
Reviewed 13 March 2015

There are no words that describe this beauty of this area from the mountain ranges to the water holes right down to the Ochre Pits. Like all of the region, the colourful curves and swirls of the ochre cliffs tell a story rich with tradition...More

1  Thank Bruce H
Reviewed 26 November 2014

So many chasms & gorges & water holes & rock art & spiritual stories to wonder at & admire. Well worth a visit.

Thank Victorian_Visitor
Reviewed 3 November 2014

Oddly Trip Advisor doesn't permit/provide for individual entries for 3 of the most spectacular attractions along the road from Glen Helen Gorge to Alice - we so be it - Serpentine Gorge provides the a good walk and a beautiful vista at the waterhole, Ellery...More

3  Thank DTG59
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