When planning to head truly remote – away from even the main walking trails – camels are the perfect travelling companions in the outback. Carrying your food, water and swags on a traditional pack saddle, these ships of the desert, many of which featured in the movie ‘Tracks’ by Robin Davidson, will allow you to gain a real sense of isolation as you absorb the beauty of the natural surroundings in this wild part of Australia that is home to Lake Frome and Wilpena Pound. Appreciate the birdlife, yellow footed wallabies, flora, station and old lead mine ruins and remnants as you travel along dry creek beds, through rugged plains country and past sheer rock faces and large gorges that are generally not accessible to travellers and locals alike. At night, your expert local guide will share his astronomy knowledge as you star gaze up at the dark night sky. During this camel supported walk there is no vehicle support with one camel saddled for riding should guests wish to experience this as part of their adventure.

Brief Itinerary

  • DAY 1 Adelaide pickup, transfer to Blinman, overnight camp
  • DAY 2 Load camels, begin trek
  • DAYS 3/5 Camel trekking in Northern Flinders Ranges
  • DAY 6 Visit Angorichina Station Woolshed, a relic from the 1850’s and spend the night in Blinman
  • DAY 7 Relaxing breakfast and transfer to Adelaide

Inclusions

*6 dinners, 6 lunches & 6 breakfasts *Experienced local guides *Use of swag * Camel support and Cameleers *1 night Hotel Accommodation * Camp equipment *Return transfers Adelaide to Blinman

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Trip Rating

Duration: 7 Days

AU $2,495.00

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