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Take a journey to the Palm Valley area on this day tour and travel in a 4-wheel drive coach onto the dry riverbed of the Finke River. Visit the Hermannsburg Aboriginal community and take a bush walk in the semi-tropical oasis of Palm Valley.

Get picked up in the morning from your hotel and head west, passing by the stunning, ochre-colored West MacDonnell Ranges. For your first stop, visit the town of Hermannsburg, an 1870s Lutheran mission that showcases Aboriginal history and culture. Wander through historic buildings, the museum, and art gallery.

Then head off road onto the dry bed of the Finke River. Travel farther and arrive at Palm Valley—an oasis in this arid region. Take time to walk along the valley rim and enjoy a gorgeous view of the lush scenery.

Break for a delicious lunch in this spectacular surrounding and make sure you stop at the Kalarranga Lookout for more amazing views over the Finke Valley. On your return journey, witness the changing colors of the West MacDonnell Ranges in the afternoon light before heading back to Alice Springs.

Take a journey to the Palm Valley area on this day tour and travel in a 4-wheel drive coach onto the dry riverbed of the Finke River. Visit the Hermannsburg Aboriginal community and take a bush walk in the semi-tropical oasis of Palm Valley.

Get picked up in the morning from your hotel and head west, passing by the stunning, ochre-colored West MacDonnell Ranges. For your first stop, visit the town of Hermannsburg, an 1870s Lutheran mission that showcases Aboriginal history and culture. Wander through historic buildings, the museum, and art gallery.

Then head off road onto the dry bed of the Finke River. Travel farther and arrive at Palm Valley—an oasis in this arid region. Take time to walk along the valley rim and enjoy a gorgeous view of the lush scenery.

Break for a delicious lunch in this spectacular surrounding and make sure you stop at the Kalarranga Lookout for more amazing views over the Finke Valley. On your return journey, witness the changing colors of the West MacDonnell Ranges in the afternoon light before heading back to Alice Springs.

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7:30 AM Tour

Duration 10h Free cancellation No booking or credit card fees
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per adult
$115.27

Total price is $115.27, taxes included

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Palm Valley Day Tour

Activity/Location

Palm Valley

Finke Gorge National Park

Meeting/Redemption Point

  • Gray Line Alice Springs

    74 Todd St

    Alice Springs

  • Alice Springs City Centre (Hotel Pickup)

    Alice Springs


Highlights

  • 4-wheel drive journey to the oasis of Palm Valley

  • Visit to Hermannsburg for Aboriginal history & culture

  • Off-road travel on the dry bed of the Finke River

  • Bush walk & stunning views at Palm Valley

  • Magnificent changing colors of West MacDonnell Ranges


Inclusions

  • Guided tour of Finke Gorge National Park, Hermannsburg, and Palm Valley

  • Admission fee

  • Morning tea

  • Lunch

  • Commentary in English

  • Roundtrip transportation from and to your Alice Springs hotel


Exclusions

  • Beverages/bottled water/snacks


Know Before You Book

  • Children 3 and younger are complimentary.

  • Check-in is 10 minutes prior to the booked tour start time.


Cancellation Policy

You can cancel free of charge until 72 hours before your reservation starts. After that time, no cancellations, changes or refunds will be made.

Location

Palm Valley, Finke Gorge National Park, Northern Territory Australia