Flinders Ranges Outback Tour
- 3 Days
- 3 Days
- Prices From:
- US$ 1,734
Explore the Outback on this tour of the Flinders Ranges in South Australia. As you traverse this famous mountain range, you’ll explore cattle stations, tour the famous amphiteatre of Wilpena Pound, and enjoy world-class local cuisine at the Woolshed Restaurant and Prairie Hotel.
This 3-day Australia vacation takes you through the Flinders Range of South Australia.
Your Australia vacation begins in Adelaide, the capital of Australia, where you’ll connect to Ikara-Flinders Ranges National Park. You’ll spend your days exploring the Flinders Ranges, one of the most picturesque mountain ranges in all of Australia. Explore the ruins of a massive cattle station at the Kanyaka Station Homestead Ruins, pass through the world-famous natural amphitheatre of Wilpena Pound, and explore the copper mining town of Blinman. This tour of the Flinders Ranges also takes you to Nilpena Station, where you’ll traverse red sand dunes and survey 500-million-year-old fossils at the Ediacaran Fossil Site, as well as the Clare Valley, where you’ll sample some of South Australia’s best wine vintages.
During this Australia vacation through Flinders Ranges, you’ll stay two nights at the award-winning Rawnsley Park Station, where you’ll enjoy true Outback hospitality and a delicious dinner at the Woolshed Restaurant. You’ll also stay a night at the famous Prairie Hotel and indulge in one of its unmissable cult food experiences.
Your Australia vacation showcases the majesty of the Outback and the stunning natural wonders of the Flinders Ranges.
- 3 Days
- 3 Days
- Prices From:
- US$ 1,734
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Adelaide to Flinders Ranges
Your Flinders Ranges Odysseys guide will pick you up from your Adelaide hotel around 7.30am to commence your 3 day tour into the majestic Flinders Ranges. Sit back and relax while you travel through the mid-north region of South Australia stopping at the old copper mining town of Burra for morning tea and then Orroroo for lunch.
Enjoy the view of Mount Remarkable as you head to the towns of Wilmington and Quorn. The majestic Flinders Ranges come into view as you get closer to the small outback town of Hawker. On the way, stop at Kanyaka Station Homestead Ruins and see what's left of this once massive sheep and cattle station of about 950 square kilometres before arriving at Rawnsley Park Station, your home for the next two nights.
Rawnsley Park Station overlooks the southern side of Wilpena Pound and provides the perfect base for exploring the Finders Ranges. Late afternoon, enjoy a Sunset on the Chase tour where you'll watch the stunning sunset reflect on the Chase Range as you sip on local wine and enjoy delicious canapes. The 40 minute drive through the property provides a great opportunity to see native wildlife then finish your day with a delicious 2-course dinner in the Woolshed Restaurant, an authentic Australian converted woolshed serving delicious Modern Australian cuisine.
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Rawnsley Park Station
Rawnsley Park Station
Rawnsley Park Station is a working sheep station and offers a range of accommodation from 28 well equipped units to campsites in a natural bush setting. The Woolshed restaurant offers majestic views of Wilpena Pound and Rawnsley Bluff, with a genuine working shearing shed attached. …
Rawnsley Park Station is a working sheep station and offers a range of accommodation from 28 well equipped units to campsites in a natural bush setting.
The Woolshed restaurant offers majestic views of Wilpena Pound and Rawnsley Bluff, with a genuine working shearing shed attached.
Offering a complete outback experience with spectacular scenery, bushwalking trails, scenic flights and four wheel drive tours.
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Early this morning there will be time to take a 30 minute scenic flight with Chinta Air, to gain an appreciation of the scale and beauty of Wilpena Pound and the Heysen Range (addiional cost - please ask for details).
Then spend the rest of the day touring around the southern Flinders Ranges including the local sights, picturesque Bunyeroo and Brachina Gorges and peaceful walks taking through the creek beds.
Stop at the Prairie Hotel, recognised as an "unmissable outback experience" and enjoy one of their signature Antipasto Platters for lunch, before taking the Moralana Scenic drive back to Rawnsley Park.
This evening, join a tour of the old woolshed and enjoy a 3-course Lamb Tasting food experience where local lamb from the property will be showcased, and prepared in three different and delicious courses. Clare Valley wines will be matched with each course. The dinner will finish with South Australian port and local cheeses (vegetarians will be catered for).
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Flinders Ranges to Adelaide
This morning farewell your hosts and Rawnsley Park Station and head to Mt Remarkable, where you will enjoy some morning tea.
Continue your journey through to the charmingly secluded Clare Valley, one of Australia's oldest wine growing regions. With its picturesque, rolling countryside, unique geography, and climate you will see why it is a premium grape growing area.
Here you will enjoy wine tastings and lunch before returning to Adelaide, arriving approximately 5:30pm at your chosen accommodation.
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2020: Monday & Friday; Apr 17 to Dec18
2021: Monday & Friday; Jan 4 to Mar 29
- Morning pick-up and evening set-down at selected Adelaide CBD hotels
- Morning and/or afternoon tea
- Kanyaka Station Homestead Ruins sightseeing
- 2 nights accommodation at Rawnsley Park Station including daily continental breakfast
- Aussie Sheep Station Tour at sunset
- 2 course dinner in the Woolshed Restaurant at Rawnsley Park Station
- 3 hour Guided Breakfast Walk to Rawnsley Bluff including a cooked bush breakfast
- Wilpena Pound and the southern Flinders Ranges sightseeing tour including a picnic lunch
- 3 course Lamb Tasting food experience with matching wines
- Historic mining town of Blinman tour and a scenic drive through Parachilna Gorge
- Signature Antipasto platter lunch, sunset pre-dinner drinks with canapes and a 3 course a la carte dinner at the Prairie Hotel
- Nilpena Station Ediacaran Experience
- 1 night accommodation at the Prairie Hotel including a full cooked breakfast
- Journey through the Clare Valley to Paulett Wines and Bush Devine Cafe for wine tastings & 2 course lunch
- Personalised 4x4 touring with expert commentary from your local Driver
- Guide and all entrance fees and special permits
- Travel insurance
- International and domestic airfare & airfare taxes
- Visa fees if applicable
- Meals and beverages not mentioned
- Items of a personal nature
TERMS AND CONDITIONS:
Prices are "from" per person based on twin/double share accommodation and for travel in low season. Seasonal surcharges and blackout dates may apply. Limited seat/spaces and all pricing is subject to change and availability. Rates for single or triple travellers are available on request - please inquire.
19 Feb 2021