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Frontier Camel Tours

Ross River Highway, Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
08 8953 0444
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Ranked #18 of 26 activities in Alice Springs
Type: Tours
Description: Tour this desert region atop a friendly camel with your choice of tours ranging from dinner trips to half-day jaunts.
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Alice Springs, Australia
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655 reviews 655 reviews
351 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

Frontier is the only Camel tours left now in Alice Springs but only the best survive. We have sent many family, friends and recommendations to this great tour of the "Outback" on a camel- nothing better. They do pick you up from your accommodation also.

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Melbourne, Australia
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26 reviews 26 reviews
6 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2013

Great ride if you never done it before. It is a must to try. The guide is fantastic. I did the 1 hour sunset tour. Unfortunately there was no sunset as seen on the brochure. Learnt a bit more about camel on the trip.

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Melbourne, Australia
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36 reviews 36 reviews
16 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2012

I came here in December 2011 and was fortunate enough to be the only person on the tour (I did a half day). It was just me, the guide and 4 camels. It was a wonderful experience, very very informative guide and even friendlier camels. One of them kept licking my leg and the other kept nudging me when we... More

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Australia
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65 attraction reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2011

Hang on tight. Go in afternoon.Great experience. 8 and 10 year old should have adults behind them. Strange noises form the camels!.......pick up is part of the fun........We dropped off a couple of locals prior .......we were nearly late.Boys and grandfather just loved the whole 40 50 minutes........not too long......how could explorers sit on a camel for more than1 hour!............Small... More

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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6 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2011

We've never rode a camel before so we were a little nervous. However, Mark the cameleer was very helpful and showed us all how to get on and off etc. Our camel was called lazy Daisy (but he was a boy). We had a great ride to a vantage point and watched the sun set over Ayers Rock. Truly awesome.... More

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France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2009

It was a very nice experience and a pleasant way to meet friendly people (and animals !). We were waiting for another boring BBQ dinner with sort of fish and chips and we had a gorgeous meal with a wonderful and interesting cook (it's a French girl speaking !). Well done Frontier Camel tours ! If you go to the... More

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San Bruno, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2004

There isn't much to do in Alice Springs. Experiencing a camel ride in a dry river and authentic meal was a wonderful way to spend an evening. The sunsets are lovely!

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