4 Day Adelaide to Coober Pedy Adventure

The 4 Day Outback Tour explores the fascinating outback regions of Outback Southern Australia in a small group of intrepid travellers. Accommodation is bush camping in a swag around the campfire. We use minimal facility campgrounds and bush camps (no facilities). It’s a backpacker tour with plenty of adventure, it will be hot, it will be dusty, it will be unbelievable.The Tour visits The Flinders Ranges, Lake Eyre, William Creek, the Oodnadatta Track and Coober Pedy and of coarse Lake Cadibarrawirracanna.

per adult from

$1,064

NZD

Duration

4 days

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  • What's included :
    • 3x Breakfast
    • 4x Dinner
    • 4x Lunch
    • Accommodation included: 4 nights
    • all camping equipment
    • all National Park entry fees
    What's excluded :
    • sleeping bags (please bring one)

  • Day 1: Adelaide to Flinders Ranges

    Pass By: Flinders Ranges Visitor Information Centre and PRR Railway Museum, 3 Seventh St, Quorn, South Australia 5433 Australia
    Our epic journey departs Adelaide and heads north visiting coastal villages with their rich maritime history. By lunch time we are in the Flinders Ranges, one of oldest mountain ranges on earth. Walk through Mambray Creek National Park, where you have spectacular views of the mountains and Spencer Gulf. Enjoy lunch surrounded by towering peaks that are as old as time itself. Kangaroos and emus are abundant in this area. Travel through the picturesque Pichi Richi Pass to the classic old township of Quorn, which was once the start of the original Ghan Railway.
    Head out on the dirt tracks and search for the rare Yellow Footed Rock Wallabies at Warren Gorge Conservation Park before settling in to a wholesome camp-cooked meal. Roll out your swags and sleep happy and contented under millions of stars. These camping spots are normally in pristine wilderness and remote areas, which will make your experience even more special. Tents are provided for those a little nervous about the under the stars experience.
    Highlights
    Southern Flinders Ranges
    Warrens Gorge
    Mambray Creek
    Yellow Footed Rock Wallabies
    Quorn Township
    Camp: Bush Camp in the Heart of the Flinders Ranges


    Meals included:
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
    Accommodation included: Bush Camping

    Day 2: Wilpena Pound

    Pass By: Flinders Ranges National Park, Brachina and Bunyerooo Gorges, Hawker, South Australia 5434 Australia
    Today we visit an Aboriginal ceremonial site, where you will see rock art dating back thousands of years. Continue to Wilpena Pound for a beautiful bush walk with magnificent views of this amazing natural amphitheatre, one of the unique wonders of the world. Lunch is in the heart of Wilpena Pound, followed by an awe-inspiring drive along the northern side of Wilpena through the famous Bunyeroo and Brachina Gorges known as the ‘Corridors Through Time’. This spectacular journey will show you 900 million years of geological history where you will see fossils dating back to the beginning of life on earth.
    Highlights
    Northern Flinders Ranges
    Wilpena Pound
    Wilpena Pound Hike
    Bunyeroo Valley
    Brachina Gorge
    Activities: Hiking up to 4 km.
    Camp: Bush Camp in the Heart of the Flinders Ranges


    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
    Accommodation included: Bush Camping

    Day 3: Oodnadatta Track

    Pass By: Oodnadatta Track, South Australia Australia
    We leave the ranges behind and head for the Outback, the roads turn to dirt and sky gets bigger, The next 3 days we get really remote as we travel along a network of bush tracks making our way north towards the Northern Territory.
    At Lyndhurst we begin our epic journey up the famous Oodnadatta Track, following the historic route of the Cameleers and the Old Ghan Railway. At Marree we explore this remote outback town which is also the beginning of the famous Birdsville Track. This area has a rich history of Aboriginal culture and pioneering settlements, including many ghost towns.
    Cross the Dingo Fence which is the longest man made fence in the world. This helps to keep the wild dogs up north away from the sheep stations further down. Check out Lake Eyre South, which is approximately 11m below sea level.
    Visit thermal springs that have been the life blood of this arid land for centuries.
    Highlights
    Oodnadatta Track
    Arabunna Aboriginal Centre
    Dingo Fence
    Lake Eyre
    Coward Springs
    Camp: Private Wilderness Camp on Station Country


    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
    Accommodation included: Bush Camping

    Day 4: Coober Pedy

    Pass By: Coober Pedy Tourist Information Centre, Lot 773 Hutchison Street, Coober Pedy, South Australia 5723 Australia
    In the morning, visit the remote and unique William Creek Pub, population currently 6. Then travel through Anna Creek Station, at 30,000 square kilometres it is the same size as Belgium, population about 10 people!
    Arriving at Coober Pedy, the opal mining capital of the world, go underground on a mine tour and watch an opal cutting display. You will have the opportunity to purchase this rare gemstone direct from the mine. Meet the locals who live in houses under the ground in one of the most arid landscapes in the world.
    End the afternoon by visiting Josephine’s Gallery & Kangaroo Orphanage, a lovely couple rescuing kangaroos and joeys in a region as big as the size of Germany!
    Drop off at your accommodation in town and wave goodbye to your friends that will continue the tour up to Alice Springs. (check our 10 day Adelaide to Alice Springs tour)
    Highlights
    Anna Creek Cattle Station
    Moon Plain
    Coober Pedy


    Meals included:
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
    Accommodation included: Drop off at your accommodation (not included)
  • Departure Point :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Pickup from your Adelaide city accommodation, please let us know where you are staying so we can let you know what time to be ready
    Departure Time :
    6:00 AM
    Return Detail :
    -
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 13 travelers
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.

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Age Req.

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Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

13

Organised by Travelwild Australia Pty Ltd

Activity ID: V-180180P2

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