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Address: Lot 1647 Potch Gly, Coober Pedy, South Australia 5723, Australia
Phone Number: +61 8 8672 5301
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ANDO Tours is owned and operated by the Underground Bed and Breakfast in...

ANDO Tours is owned and operated by the Underground Bed and Breakfast in Coober Pedy.We have a luxury 4WD vehicle that seats a maximum of 6 people, that way we can give you a highly personalised tour experience that will leave you amazed. We have decades of experience living and mining in Coober Pedy that we are proud to share with you. We do a half day tour of opal mines, Breakaways, Moon Plain and Dog Fence.

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I have seen great reviews how much please for a family of 4 and a extra Adults please full day tour to see every thing to see mines tunnels dug outs ect. Thanks

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed March 17, 2016
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Ballarat, Australia
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Ballarat, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 17, 2016

I have seen great reviews how much please for a family of 4 and a extra Adults please full day tour to see every thing to see mines tunnels dug outs ect. Thanks

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Adelaide, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 22, 2014

We were originally booked on the Breakaways tour, but after seeing some photos of the Painted Desert, at the Underground B & B, we changed to this tour. It was a full day tour, crossing the dog fence, then on to see the Moon Plain where no vegetation grows. There is nothing but scattered rocks..."moon rocks", silica rocks which shine... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 16, 2014

We booked a full day tour to visit the Painted Desert area and while it wasn't cheap it was good value for money. Not only did we see some wonderful scenery but were treated to a day of our guide and driver's knowledge, experience and great sense of humour. We thoroughly enjoyed our day with Ken and would recommend this... More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 29, 2014 via mobile

This is my first ever poor review, but the tour was seriously marred by constant belittling comments about Aboriginal people. Scoffing about permits required to enter Aboriginal land and sacred sites, left me feeling very disappointed that I took this tour. It was unfortunate, because the experience of seeing how underground dwellings were made, commentary about mining and the scenery... More 

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hello171, Owner at ANDO Tours, responded to this review

hi , The responses given to the guests was factual they were in response to the questions asked by them, if they do not like my answers given do not bother to ask , I have lived in the district for 30 years and I understand most of the problems , I understand that a lot of urban dwellers do... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 16, 2013 via mobile

We had a super interesting 4 hour tour experiencing all you should see in Coober Pedy. Kenn loves his home area and his own experience in the opal industry, his involvement in local developments and his many local friends make him the perfect personnalized guide. We are also grateful to Desiree Jones from the Coober Pedy Council Information Center, who... More 

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Chiba, Japan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 1, 2013

I booked the tour to lake Eyer, but the road was closed because of rain. The host took us to Break aways even the road was tough. We enjoyed the tour.

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Grafton, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 26, 2013

We had a wonderful time, the B&B was an experience to say the least. The host and hostes were very nice poeple and nothing was to much for them. The tour to the painted mountains was special too with a very nice lunch. We recommend this a 100%. Worthwhile to do! The van Vijfeijken family,

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Adelaide, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 22, 2013

We were very fortunate to stay with Ken and Ana at the Underground B&B (separate review there). We got a discount on the tour price since we stayed with them for a few days - a nice savings! Ken was a very knowledgeable host, he's lived in Coober Pedy for a long time and knows the place and the people... More 

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Wangi Wangi, New South Wales, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 14, 2012

We had a great day with Ken travelling the Oodnadatta track at speeds we would never do ourselves! Very informative, good lunch, excellent scenery. It was a long drive but most enjoyable. So glad we did the trip!

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cambridge,New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 12, 2012

Ken took us out to the painted Desert,this is an amazing tour-saw the Dog Fence,frequent stops to note the geology-silica like rocks,ancient petrified wood rocks as well as the noting the vastness of the outback.We stopped for lunch at an outback station-just so far from anywhere-these places are so isolated.The painted Desert is great,the husband had a wonderful time taking... More 

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