West MacDonnell National Park, West MacDonnell National Park

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West MacDonnell National Park, 644 km (400 mi) long, is a series of mountain ranges in the center of Australia, containing a number of gaps and gorges. In many locations along the range, you can see ancient aboriginal art. bushwalking trails vary in distance. For example, the Larapinta Trail is 223 km (139 mi) long and runs along the backbone of the range. You can also take a one-hour or half-day journey aboard the so-called "ship of the desert," a camel-riding experience through the scenic Ilparpa Valley. For a view from above, hire a helicopter to fly you over the most notable red quartzite rock formations, some of which are over 300 million years old. Put West MacDonnell National Park into our West MacDonnell National Park road trip planning site and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • Our visit to Mac Donnell Rangers we stuck in return to Uluru. Left at 15:00 to discover these wonderful places, beautiful gorges, lakes, image from cartollina, different from one another, each more beautiful than the other. Are 175 km of road, become 200 km with various detours. The paved road ends in front of the large crater dug by the comet. Misinformed by driving there we arrive for a few kilometres and take the detour to Valle Tylers. Attach long could not understand where is the crater! What a pity. In the distance you see the Kings Canyon. Not having four-wheel drive gave him, otherwise the return you'd made Uluru-Kings Canyon-Mac Donald rangers-Spoo.
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  • This was a great tour with a great guide, she was very helpful, and her knowledge was great, the food was very good, all in all we enjoyed this tour very much and would recommend it to anyone.beautifu...  more »
  • What a wonderful nature. This mountain range should you really don't miss it if you close to Alice Springs. The mountain range is intersected here and there by water and this is raising enchanting landscapes of red rocks which shine in beautiful lakes, rivers or lakes. Highlights are Simpsoms Gap, Stanleys Chasm, Ormiston Gorge etc. If you go heading off towards Mereelie walk, skip also Gosses Bluff does not have. Here you will find a landscape that is created by the amount of a huge Meteor.
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