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Larapinta Trail

West MacDonnell Ranges, Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Type: Hiking Trails
Activities: Hiking, Walking
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Sydney
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74 reviews 74 reviews
28 attraction reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014 NEW

I recently completed the 6 day World Expeditions trek along parts of the trail. I loved it. I had prepared for it by doing rough walks with hilly sections in my local National Park and managed to complete the 6 days with no blisters or broken bones, so all good. They had 90mm of rain in April 2014, so by... More

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Melbourne, Australia
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014 NEW

An excellent experience in first week of August provided by Trek Larapinta, with guides Ann, Kate and Andrew who were fun, knowledgeable and totally professional. Most walks were strenuous for an inexperienced trekker, but manageable and rewarding. Accommodation was a base camp located in a delightful setting on the side of a dry creek. Great meals were provided. Very fortunate... More

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Dominican Republic, Caribbean
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26 reviews 26 reviews
8 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014 NEW via mobile

my husband was fascinated by Larapinta and the incredible formations viewed when flying frequently Brisbane/Perth. A friend recommended Epicurious Larapinta assuring me we were fit enough and her rave about good food and wine convinced us to book. The trek was everything that was described: spectacular trails, food etc; friendly helpful guides. But as non campers we were not quite... More

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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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16 reviews 16 reviews
3 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014 NEW

Went in a group of 9 with Trek Larapinta and had a great time. Fun guides and lovely food. The country was a delight to explore.

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Western Australia
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21 reviews 21 reviews
9 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014 NEW

I have just had an amazing 5 day trek in the MacDonnell Ranges courtesy of the Life`s An Adventure Team. To walk with just a day pack made it so much easier and the tents were waiting at the end of the day or a soft bed at the Glen Helen Homestead.The planning that had gone into this walk left... More

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014 NEW

We did a 6 day walk on the Larapinta Trail. It really makes you appreciate the awesome grandeur of Australia with sweeping views of the country around the MacDonnell ranges. A truly beautiful place.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014 NEW

Am amazing 6 days of walking sections of the Larapinta Trail and experiencing wonderful scenery and friendly company from fellow walkers and guides. The food was gastronomic and in plentiful supply. No chance of walking off any weight with these meals. A special holiday of endeavour and achievement.

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London, England, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

This was my first hike ever, and I did it alone (which is unadvisable, everyone tells you to hike with a friend for safety) but I had the most amazing time. The track is stunning, and the rangers have done a great job of servicing all of the campsites with water tanks and some with dunnys. I highly advise this... More

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Perth, Australia
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15 reviews 15 reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

clear sky, cool temperatures, stunning scenery, challenging terrain and some great characters along the way. This is a must-do hike for anyone who's been bitten by the hiking bug. It is unique.

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Brisbane Australia
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16 reviews 16 reviews
4 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Beautiful scenery along the whole trail. (223 klms). Campsites well equipped for hikers. Trail well maintained.

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