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Pyndan Camel Tracks

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Alice Springs, Australia
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About Pyndan Camel Tracks
Make a camel ride with Pyndan Camel Tracks the highlight of your visit to Alice Springs. Pyndan Camel Tracks offers a memorable and relaxing camel ride experience in Australia's Red Centre. We're located 15 minutes from Alice Springs CBD and offer free transfers or self drive to us. Choose from our one-hour rides on gentle camels at 12noon, 2.30pm or sunset to visit a scenic valley up close to the MacDonnell Ranges. See native kangaroos and birds. Chat with our cameleers about catching wild camels, crossing the desert with only camels for company, and every day life on an outback camel farm. Explore our camel themed museum. Bookings essential.
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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.
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This was a nice experience if you've never been on a camel before. It was a pleasant trip; merely something to do to pass the time. The guides were relatively quiet, with very little commentary. Group pictures were taken as a courtesy, but in terms...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank James R
Reviewed 1 week ago

A fabulous afternoon stroll through the desert country of Alice Springs onboard a camel. I didn't expect it to be so relaxing. I would have loved more information about the camels and their early history. The weather was perfect, the colours were amazing and the...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Aussie_Mob
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very well looked after from pickup to drop off! Thanks Ben and co - the sunset camel ride was fun, relaxing and great view of sun setting on the McDonnel ranges. Thanks for taking the time to take each persons camera for photos on camel...More

Thank Fiona G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Me and my friend did the sunset tour and it was amazing!! We were picked up and dropped back to our accommodation. The staff were so friendly and the camels so calm n chill. the Ride itself was amazing such beautiful scenery and perfect viwes...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Renee D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I really enjoyed the ride. The camels appeared cared for and from what others have told me they were very well behaved. The organisation was spot on. The tour guide pointed out wildlife and was happy to answer questions / take photos. Local pickup was...More

Thank Ruth G
Pyndan, Public Relations Manager at Pyndan Camel Tracks, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for your comments about enjoying the ride, seeing wildlife, interacting with our cameleer, and noticing how well we care for our camels. They are well trained as your safety in a calm environment is paramount to us. If you'd experienced unexpected and untrained camel...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First time on a camel, really enjoyed it, we stopped halfway and had photos taken, had drinks and nibbles at the end

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank vickyburrows
Pyndan, Front Office Manager at Pyndan Camel Tracks, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

"Terrific', what a great response to our tours! We're happy to hear that your really enjoyed your first experience of camel riding! Thanks for the 5 stars!! Thanks from the team at Pyndan Camel Tracks

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a lovely ride on beautiful, well-cared for camels. The area is stunning and the sunset was incredible. It was very quiet and peaceful. We had a drink and a snack at the end of the ride and it was wonderful meeting the other...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Anne L
Pyndan, Front Office Manager at Pyndan Camel Tracks, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Anne, your words perfectly describe how we hope our visitors experience their visit to Pyndan Camel Tracks. Thanks for noticing all and taking time to write. Many thanks the team at Pyndan

Reviewed July 14, 2019 via mobile

We chose the sunset tour. We enjoyed the experience and the atmosphere was great. Two to a camel. Some of us enjoyed it more than horses.More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Robert S
Pyndan, Front Office Manager at Pyndan Camel Tracks, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks Robert for giving your sunset tour the 5 stars. So glad you appreciated the atmosphere. I'd have to agree with you ... we know camels, so we are completely biased to them over other big animals! We will send the camel team your regards!...More

Reviewed July 8, 2019

Never thought this would be something would do something like riding camels in the desert and watching a beautiful sunset from its back. The gentle swaying of the animals as we walked quietly through the desert landscape and watching the landscape colours change from a...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Julia B, Public Relations Manager at Pyndan Camel Tracks, responded to this reviewResponded July 10, 2019

Thanks for describing your relaxing experience with Pyndan Camel Tracks so perfectly including your mention of the changing colours during a beautiful sunset and the peace of the desert quiet. Glad that you appreciated our complimentary transfers from your accommodation. Enjoy your travels, cheers the...More

Reviewed June 25, 2019 via mobile

What a great way to end the day. I was picked up from my hotel and driven out to the camel farm for my sunset ride through the desert. The guide was fantastic, making sure that we all had photos to take home and was...More

Thank msantilles
Julia B, Public Relations Manager at Pyndan Camel Tracks, responded to this reviewResponded July 10, 2019

Yipee! Sounds like you really enjoyed your tour and got answers to any questions from our dedicated cameleers. Hoping that you got the perfect photos; we'd love to see them! Thanks for taking the time to write a review. Cheers the Pyndan team

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mcjmama
February 2, 2019|
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Response from Pyndan | Property representative |
Hello China. Great questions. Thanks for asking. Our afternoon and sunset rides are one hour and are best booked via our website or through Trip Advisor. If your party would like to design their own ride can you phone... More
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