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MacDonnell Ranges

West MacDonnell National Park, Northern Territory, Australia
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West MacDonnell National Park, Northern Territory, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked this tour through AAT Kings but it was actually delivered by Emu Run Tours from Alice Springs. It was a well-structured, interesting and comfortably paced full-day tour. Kimberly was the tour guide and she was excellent as her enthusiasm showed that she enjoyed...More

Thank Lindsay R
Reviewed October 31, 2017

This was a great tour with a great guide, she was very helpful, and her knowledge was great, the food was very good, all in all we enjoyed this tour very much and would recommend it to anyone.beautiful ranges I loved this place.

Thank gogirl1warialda
Reviewed October 8, 2017

Our guide today was Chris, and a lovely bloke he was too, a very knowledgable and all round good guy. Excellent value on this day tour, usually with a 'very easy' option if you find walking on rocky ground difficult. Good lunch at Glen Helen,...More

Thank Joanna W
Reviewed September 17, 2017 via mobile

We started at Ormiston Gorge and worked our way back to Alice stopping in at each walk. Particularly loved Ormiston, Standley Chasm (had to pay for this one) and Simpsons Gap.

Thank Leona J
Reviewed September 2, 2017

We did a day tour from Alice out through the Western MacDonnell's as far as Glenn Helen (132 Kms) and you can see Mt Sonder. Places we visited on the Tour were Simpsons Gap, Standley Chasm, Ormiston Gorge, Glenn Helen, The Orche Pits and Ellery...More

Thank Maria F
Reviewed August 13, 2017 via mobile

Short on time and no car? Do this day trip from Alice Springs! Outstanding day tour with exceptional guide (Kimberley). Holy crap the West Mac's are simply stunning. Wish I had more time in each 'spot' but this tour gives you a tantalising taste of...More

Thank VegemiteToast
Reviewed August 8, 2017

A beautiful landscape, with amazing colours and views. The drive along gives you lots of different perspective

Thank Katy44b
Reviewed July 29, 2017 via mobile

The absolute beauty of this region cannot be described. The colours are spectacular,truely a magical place. Stanley Chasm is so worth visiting,the walk to and from the Chasm very easy to do.

Reviewed July 21, 2017 via mobile

If blue skies, hiking, amazing sunsets and stunning stars are your thing, the west macs is a must do. We hired a camper and cruised from hike to hike. The days were perfect temperature and no rain. In the evening we relaxed with BBQ and...More

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Reviewed July 17, 2017 via mobile

One of our favourite trips so far. Give yourself lots of time as there are plenty of stunning hikes and scenery to take in. Best time to go is in winter.

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