Wallaby Tracks Adventure Tours

Arkaroola Wilderness Tour -  4 Day

4 Day

Discover Arkaroola Wilderness Sanctuary 

(WT04ARK)

Sillers Lookout, Arkaroola, SA

Ridgetop Tour, Arkaroola, SA

Highlights: 

  • 3 night at Arkaroola Wilderness Sanctuary
  • Departs Adelaide on demand
  • Arkaroola Ridgetop Tour
  • 75 min scenic flight over Mawson Plateau and Lake Frome
  • Remarkable Rocks and Admirals Arch; 
  • Observatory Tour
  • Explore 4wd tracks at Arkaroola
  • optional bushwalking
  • and much more...

Cost:  

$2,850.00 per person - twin share - ($90 per night single supplement) 

Includes:


(min 2 passengers required)

Departure: 

Depart on demand any day of the week with a minimum of 2 passengers

Pick up 8.00am from your Adelaide accommodation / returns late afternoon (subject to guide / vehicle availability)

Bookings and Enquiries: 

 To book or enquire simply send us an email with your enquiry or preferred departure date - click the book or enquiry button above

Itinerary:

4-Day Personalised Four Wheel Drive Tour.See the best that South Australia's majestic Flinders Ranges has to offer.

Fly around the Spectacular Northern Flinders Ranges geological formation called the Mawson Plateau.After dark you tour the universe from one of Australia's largest privately owned astronomical observatory.Enjoy the world famous Arkaroola Wilderness Sanctuary's Ridge top Tour.Travel through the deep gorges of the Arkaroola Sanctuary.

Tour the length of the Flinders Ranges, enjoy the Arkaroola Wilderness Sanctuary four hour 4WD Ridge Top Tour and 75 minute scenic flight over the Northern Flinders /Gammon Ranges including Lake Frome (salt lake).


Day 1: 8.00am Adelaide pick up - Travel to Arkaroola Wilderness Sanctuary via Burra (morning tea) along the Broken Hill road to the lonely township of Yunta (lunch).  From here our outback journey really begins as we leave the smooth tarmac roads behind us. For the next 300 km it's just us, dirt outback roads and the wildlife until we reach the civilisation of Arkaroola Village. After dinner we view our outer solar system of planets, binary stars and galaxies from Arkaroola's Observatory.


Day 2: After a strong coffee and healthy breakfast we join the morning departure of the world famous "Ridge - top Tour" to witness the amazing views from the heights

of Sillers Lookout whilst taking in the knowledgeable commentary from one of Arkaroola's Eco- Accredited guides. After lunch we explore the Southern tracks of the sanctuary including the historic Bolla Bollana Smelter and Waterhole, also the amazing Pinnacles which are an outstanding feature of the Mawson Valley and much more.


Day 3:  This morning we discover this amazing region by air with a 75 minute scenic flight over these ancient mountain ranges of the Arkaroola Sanctuary and fly furthereastward to witness the vast expanse of Lake Frome (dry salt lake). The afternoon is filled by exploring the Northern tracks of the sanctuary including the Ochre wall, Barrarranna and Stubbs waterhole. (An easy short walk is required)


Day 4:  This morning we say good bye to our new friends at Arkaroola and take the whole day to sightsee our way through to Adelaide. We cross the Vulkatana - Gammon Ranges National Park from east to west, passing through a small Aboriginal community of Neppabunna arriving at the old "Ghan" township of Copleyjust in time for morning tea accompanied with a delicious local specialty, the "Quandong pie". From here we turn south and travel parallel to the Heysen Rangeof the Central Flinders Ranges arriving at the historic railway township of Quorn where we are treated to a delicious cafe style lunch. After visitinga local gallery we travel through the picturesque Pichi Richi Pass to meet Australia's Highway 1. From here we travel express to Adelaide and say our goodbyes.


Minimum 2 persons Maximum 4 persons / vehicle (For larger groups - We can also run 2 vehicles on a tour - which would allow a maximum capacity of 8 passengers) 


(Please note: Itineraries may vary slightly depending on weather and road conditions and guests preferences)


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