This famous outback hub is a classic desert town as renowned for its people as it is its scenic surroundings. Here you’ll find thriving Aboriginal culture with plenty of opportunities to learn about indigenous art, and way of life. Explore the surroundings, from a 4wd tour or a hot air balloon, or meet some Australian wildlife.
What to see and do:
See the stunning ochre coloured landscapes from above, rising before dawn to experience a breathtaking view over Alice Springs. Feel the openness of the outback and breathe in the serenity as you fly high above the earth. Keep an eye out for wallabies and kangaroos!
The Kangaroo Sanctuary exists to nurse injured Kangaroos back to health so that they cna be released back into the wild. Visit for the perfect opportunity to get close to these friendly Australian icons on a sunset tour of the sanctuary. Learn about these cuddly creatures and get the chance to hold a baby kangaroo.
Art Gallery Tour
Learn about the storytelling of Aboriginal art, and trace the history of the Indigenous people through tales passed down over generations.
Videos of Alice Springs
How to get there:
Catch The Ghan Railway from Darwin or Adelaide, or fly domestic from most major cities.