Experience South Australia's incredible Flinders Ranges on this 6-day outback trekking tour, a unique Australian experience. For wildlife watching, bush-walking, photography or just soaking up the sights and sounds of outback Australia, this walking tour is hard to beat.
Located just over 350km north of Adelaide, the Flinders Ranges encompasses several well-known national parks and walking trails. Here you'll find both the Heysen Trail and Mawson Trail collectively spanning several hundred kilometres, each providing an overwhelming array of sights and attractions for walkers.
The North Flinders Ranges offers some of the most stunning scenery in Australia as well as some of the most attractive outback properties. This trekking tour includes selected walks on some of the best sections of the Heysen Trail. The North Flinders Ranges offer a rolling range of majestic peaks and rugged ridges, the trails combining exceptional views with enjoyable strolls and achievable challenges. The forests of cypress pines create an almost alpine ambiance in these semi‑arid ranges with the dry climate creating ideal conditions for walking.
You will walk 13 to 15 km, 6 - 8 hours walking each day over rugged terrain with some steep ascents and descents. This tour represents an easy to moderate trekking itinerary but one which rewards with the breadth of experience it offers. From the harsh yet incredibly beautiful landscape of the Flinders Ranges to the remarkable scale of Wilapena Pound to the famous Heysen Trail winding through magnificent landscapes between Parachilna Gorge, this is rewarding journey that will connect you with the very essence of this incredible region.
This trip is operated in our classic style. It's a fully supported trek. You can enjoy walking with just a daypack while the comfortable accommodation offers both stunning scenery and the best of outback hospitality.
This 6-day fully accommodated trip includes all meals, two highly experienced field guides, return transfers from/to Adelaide and all transport on the tour.
Over 6 incredible days of hiking you'll become acquainted with the ancient heartland of Australia. You'll fall in love with the rugged beauty of the Flinders Ranges as you marvel at its rich geological history, unique native wildlife and striking landscapes.
- Soak up the beauty of the scenic Wilpena Pound
- Trek the diverse and stunning Flinders Ranges
- Visit Alligator Gorge, one of the Flinders Ranges most spectacular natural attractions
- Marvel at Dutchman Stern, one of the Quorns breathtaking formations
2020 Departure Dates:
August: 2, 9
September: 6, 13
2021 Departure Dates:
May: 2, 9
June: 6, 13
July: 4, 11
August: 1, 8
September: 5, 12
This tour is eligible to earn ONLYLUXE reward points.
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