1 Day Palm Valley Tour

    Hidden amidst the rugged Finke Gorge National Park, Palm Valley is one of the most impressive destinations in Central Australia.

    Experience the best of Outback on a small group tour to Palm Valley from Alice Springs.

    Visit the historical settlement of Hermannsburg. Wander through the precinct as you check out the historic remnants of the first Aboriginal mission in the Northern Territory- founded in 1877.

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      1 Day Palm Valley Tour

      Your guide will collect you from outside your Alice Springs accommodation.

      You’ll see spectacular outback scenery and have ample photo opportunities as we travel along the magnificent West MacDonnell Ranges, stopping at historic sites.

      Enjoy morning tea before it’s then time to depart Hermannsburg and journey along the ancient Finke River bed by custom-built 4WD.

      After a stop off at The Amphitheatre, we enjoy the 4WD drive into Palm Valley, where you will be able to wander amongst the relict Palms and Cycads. Here you will have the opportunity to complete the River Walk and experience this desert oasis.

      As we depart Palm Valley, we stop off at Cycad Gorge, before stopping for a Bushman’s lunch at the picturesque picnic area.

      Visit the Historic Precinct of Hermannsburg known to the Arrarnta people as ‘Ntaria’.

      Explore Hermannsburg, the birthplace of celebrated Aboriginal artist Albert Namatjira in 1902 and is renowned for its indigenous art collection. Take a look at the historic buildings and the Art Gallery during your visit.

      Return to Alice Springs as you watch the fading light reflecting off the MacDonnell Ranges.

      Return to your Alice Springs accommodation around 5.30pm

      What To Bring
      • Visit the historical settlement of Hermannsburg
      • Palm Valley
      • The Amphitheatre
      • Finke Gorge National Park
      • Real offroad 4WD Driving
      • Proof of booking (can include the e-version delivered to your email)
      • Water bottle (at least 1 litre)
      • Strong, non-slip walking shoes
      • Hat (wide-brimmed is best)
      • Flynet
      • Sunglasses
      • Sunscreen
      • Camera
      • Casual and comfortable clothing (cool, light clothing is best in summer and warm clothing for winter)
      What are the departure and return times?

      We leave Alice Springs at approximately 7:00 am and return to Alice Springs at around 5:30 pm.

      Is this tour family friendly?

      Yes. Children aged 2 years and over are welcome on our tour and are charged at a child rate.

      All travelers under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian who will be responsible for their care.


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