A Town Like Alice Springs

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Learn how the town of Alice Springs has evolved into the central hub of the Australian outback. Visit historical sites and some of the essential services delivered from Alice to the community of this vast region. The traditional custodians of the land are the Arrernte people, who refer to Alice as ‘Mpwante’. Visit Alice Springs Reptile Centre, home to the largest reptile display in Central Australia, where you’ll have lots of fun, particularly during the show and if you’re game, try the supervised handling session.

A Town Like Alice Springs Itinerary:

  • School of the Air – Call into the School of the Air which provides education to primary school children living on remote properties in the Northern Territory.
  • Explore the Telegraph Station – The first European settlement in Alice Springs, and learn how it relayed messages between Darwin and Adelaide for 60 years.
  • Visit the headquarters of the Royal Flying Doctor Service – Which delivers medical services to those who live and work in remote rural Australia.
  • Encounter reptiles – Such as goannas, frill-neck lizards at the Alice Springs Reptile Centre.
  • Enjoy panoramic views – Over Alice and the surrounding West MacDonnell Ranges, from the top of Anzac Hill.
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Inclusions

  • Experienced Driver Guide
  • Comprehensive commentary
  • Super comfortable luxury vehicle including: free wifi, in seat USB
  • Hotel pickup and drop off from selected hotels

Exclusions

  • Food and drink unless specified
  • Travel Insurance
  • You will choose your hotel pick-up information during the booking process. If your hotel is not specified in the dropdown, the provider does not receive from your hotel and you must contact the provider to provide the correct alternative.
  • Our tours accept wheelchair passengers, who are assisted by a professional escort and do not allow the provider to support them in loading and disembarking a bus. When in service, wheelchairs are placed in the cab. If you travel with a wheelchair, you need to contact the provider for your wheelchair accommodation at least 72 hours prior to departure.
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • If travelling with a child needing a stroller, you will notify the supplier at least 72hrs before departure.
  • A minimum number of travellers is necessary to this experience. If cancelled since the target is not reached, a new date / experience or complete refund would be given .

What to Bring

  • Enclosed walking shoes
  • Water bottle to hold 1 litre
  • Sunglasses, hat, sunscreen
  • Flynet in summer months (optional)
  • Warm layers in cooler months
  • For a full refund, cancel at any rate 24 hours ahead of time of the begin date of the experience.

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Trip Facts

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  • Pickup from selected hotels
  • Pick up destinations could be chosen/included after clicking on "Book Now" button.
  • 4h
  • Returns to original departure point