Alice Springs Camel Tour


  • Experience Australia as the original settlers did: on the back of a camel

  • Get closer to wildlife than if on a traditional Alice Springs vehicle tour

  • Learn the history of camels in Australia from your guide

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off makes for a seamless experience


Ready yourself for pickup from your Alice Springs hotel at the time indicated upon booking, depending on which tour option you selected (morning, afternoon, or sunset). Or, self-drive to Pyndan Camel Tracks if you prefer. There's no better vantage point to see the local wildlife without disturbing them than on the back of a camel. Keep your camera ready for up-close views of wildlife such as wallabies, kangaroos, and native birds on your gentle ride to the scenic Temple Bar Gap. Your guide helps you spot wildlife and teaches you about the history of camel use in Australia. When the tour ends, you are returned to your Alice Springs hotel.

Tour info

2 hours 30 minutes
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Why take this tour?

Book ahead to experience the outback as the original Australian explorers did on this camel tour of Alice Springs. As you listen to your guide's commentary while on the back of a camel, it’s easy to imagine what it was like for settlers hundreds of years ago to travel across the Australian Red Centre. Stop for photos against the backdrop of the MacDonnell Ranges and spot wallabies and kangaroos.

What’s included?

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

  • Light refreshments are included in the sunset ride ticket only to enjoy after the sunset camel ride.

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Before you book

  • Duration: 2h 30m

  • Mobile tickets accepted

  • Instant confirmation

Covid Policy

  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff

Cancellation Policy

    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

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About operator:

Make a camel ride with Pyndan Camel Tracks the highlight of your visit to Alice Springs. Pyndan Camel Tracks offers a memorable and relaxing camel ride experience in Australia's Red Centre. We're located 15 minutes from Alice Springs CBD and offer free transfers or self drive to us. Choose from our one-hour rides on gentle camels at 12noon, 2.30pm or sunset to visit a scenic valley up close to the MacDonnell Ranges. See native kangaroos and birds. Chat with our cameleers about catching wild camels, crossing the desert with only camels for company, and every day life on an outback camel farm. Explore our camel themed museum. Bookings essential.

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