Specialty Tours

Specialty Tours

The Great Australian Cattle Drive

 

Sample Cattle Drive Tour:

Dawn of the Cattle Drive

 

4 Nights & 5 Days from $2,085 per person*

Begin your journey at Oodnadatta on the road to Alice Springs. You will be a part of the 'handover and counting of cattle', the official start of the Drive. At night, join the celebrations in the town, where you can expect plenty of traditional Outback festivities!

 

The scenery is spectacular with colorful rocky landscapes; seasonal rains often leave the desert vibrant with plants and animals. You'll hear the stories of the settlers, along with historical accounts by descendants from original inhabitants, the aborigines.

 

Join in as much or as little of this cattle drive as you wish; optional coach tours on Days 3 and 4 are available to show you further regional highlights and histories.

INCLUSIONS:

  • Superior carpeted tent accommodation campsite including camp bed, sheets, quilt, pillow and towel.

  • A fully maintained campsite with bathroom facilities including hot showers, hair dryers and flushing toilets.

  • 4 breakfasts, 4 lunches, 4 dinners including non-alcoholic drinks

  • Horse riding, including saddle, safety equipment and helmet.

  • Optional guided coach tours on days 3 and 4 as an alternative option to droving.

  • Experienced staff including doctor and event management staff, professional drovers, horse tailers and vets.

 

Best when combined with:

Travel on the Legendary Ghan Train

6 Days & 5 Nights from $2,714 per person*

Journey on the legendary Ghan Train from Adelaide to Darwin. You will see spectacular landscapes, from the rugged MacDonnell Ranges surrounding Alice Springs to the tropical splendor of Darwin and the Top End. Stop in Alice Springs to meet your Cattle Drive tour. 

Inclusions:

  • 2 nights Adelaide - Stamford Plaza

  •  Rail travel Adelaide to Darwin on The Ghan Train

  • Accommodation on board Gold Kangaroo service

  • 1 night Darwin - Saville Park Suites 

  • Full day Barossa Valley wineries visit

  • Alice Springs Desert Park tour an lunch

  • Private car transfers throughout

  • 5 breakfasts, 3 lunches, 2 dinners

*Pricing is per person based on double occupancy with limited availability. Other Terms and Conditions apply. Contact us for details.

 

For more information email: Roberto Agostini