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Palm Valley 1 Day Tour

Emu Run Tours

A fascinating day that includes a look into the history of Hermannsburg Aboriginal Mission, followed by a drive through the 250 million year old Finke River bed to Palm Valley where Red Cabbage Palms grow -reminders of a Tropical rainforest era -a treat for naturalists and photographers. Includes stunning scenery of the West MacDonnell Ranges along the way.


Emu Run collect you from your Alice Springs accommodation at 7.30am. Enjoy stunning scenery as we travel along the West MacDonnell Ranges to historic Hermannsburg Mission (home of famous Aboriginal artist Albert Namatjira) where we have morning tea (freshly made Apple Strudel) before exploring the mission’s grounds, pioneer buildings, and aboriginal art gallery which includes Namatjira originals. Depart Hermannsburg and drive along the ancient Finke Riverbed to amazing Palm Valley famous for the Red Cabbage Palms found growing naturally nowhere else in the world. We take a walk up to Kalaranga Rock lookout and marvel at the natural Amphitheatre and incredible landscape. We travel through Cycad Gorge and enjoy a guided walk along the rim of the valley followed by a delicious lunch We return to Alice Springs at Sunset while watching amazing Sunset colour changes of the West MacDonnell ranges. It’s a journey you take in a day, that transports you to another time and another world

What To Bring

Dress in the Northern Territory is casual and comfortable. Winter nights (May to August) can be cold, so bring warm clothing. Days are sunny and warm. Remember to bring strong, non-slip walking shoes, hats, sunglasses, camera, water bottle & sunscreen.
Tour information:

Tour includes:

All Entrance Fees Morning Tea, Lunch (Vegetarians catered for -Pls advise at time of booking) Air conditioned Bus comfort


Our Tours are All Inclusive No more to pay Ask about 1/2 Price Children (under 15 ) on selected tours,
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