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West MacDonnell National Park, Northern Territory, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What an absolute jewel in the middle of Australia. We were taken completely by surprise at the stunning beauty, diversity and colours of the ranges both east and west of Alice Springs. We thought some of the less known spots were the best - a...More

Thank Caroline G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There is so much to see and even though they are either gorges or chasms they are all different. Rock colors and vegitation changes. We had 5 days with our caravan camping 2 nights at Elery gorge then 2 nights Glen Helen

Thank Diana C
Reviewed 27 July 2018

Traveled here with Emu Run,and it was one of those Wow! Look at that!!! trips. Whether it was Simpsons Gap, Standley Chasm or the ochre pits every area was different and unique. Lots of easy walks, plus a range of camping sites. I have never...More

Thank Moira P
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

We went there on a tour with Emu from Alice Springs and I absolutely loved it. The scenery is breathtaking and a visit here makes a fantastic day trip from Alice Springs.

Thank TheOExpress
Reviewed 20 July 2018

The panoramic landscapes of the West MacDonnell Ranges are easily accessed from Alice Springs. Each of the West MacDonnell Ranges chasms and gorges has its own unique character and scenery. There is a range of camping sites throughout the West MacDonnell National Park. These sites...More

2  Thank Paddles55
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

The West Macdonnells National Park harbours wonderful treasures. The Larapinta Track. Mt Sonder. The various gorges, in particular Rllery Creek Big Hole. Take your time to visit each spot and enjoy!

Thank Madshus
Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

Did this tour with Emu Run - beautiful gorges and great tour guide Bluey was full of information. Recommend to anyone.

Thank tobynevan
Reviewed 8 June 2018

While staying 2 nights in Alice Springs as part of our Uluru self-drive trip from Adelaide, we allocated almost one whole day visiting West MacDonnell Ranges (Tjoritja National Park) and that was a highlight of our holiday, in addition to Uluru itself. Many people visiting...More

4  Thank GabyVM
Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

Spectacular water hole in the middle of the West MacDonnel Ranges. So beautiful and tranquil. A corner of paradise. At night you will be embraced by a million stars. Don't miss it.

Thank OnTheRoad150301
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Wonderful five days sitting by gorges, swimming, walking and relaxing. Magical time. Great sunny warm weather.

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