The Original Arkaba Walk
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The Arkaba Walk is a Wild Bush Luxury experience in an iconic outback South Australian setting. By joining this fully hosted all-inclusive experience you’re not only witnessing an environment in recovery, you’re actively participating in its revival. You’ll see and hear the results of active conservation as you walk through the landscape and meet the wildlife in the company of passionate field guides. Explore 60,000 acres of privately-owned and carefully protected outback with a maximum of ten walkers.
From dry creek beds, isolated waterholes lined with 1,000 year-old River Red gums to craggy ridge lines and rolling hills covered in cypress pines to the ancient ramparts of Wilpena Pound, this is some of the most stunning walking country in Australia. While everyone loves to have a comfortable bed and great food, it is the time spent with people on the ground that leaves a lasting impact. Of course, a really good glass of wine at the end of the day always helps! The true value of a Wild Bush Luxury experience on the Arkaba Walk is the vastness of space, the feeling of exclusivity and the opportunity to retreat into nature.
Your Guided Walk Includes:
- Full board including trail snacks, beverages & local South Australian wine
- 2 nights swag camping at Arkaba's signature walking camps
- 1 night Arkaba Homestead (member of Luxury Lodges of Australia)
- Additional pre-walk night at Arkaba Homestead including guided lay of the land safari experience, dinner, bed & breakfast
- Return road transfers from Adelaide
Rate is per person and based on travel 20-24 March 2022
**Other dates available, a surcharge may apply
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DAY ONE ADELAIDE TO ARKABA
Meet and greet Adelaide airport or city located hotel before we hit the open road for our direct journey to the Flinders Ranges and your guided lay of the land safari experience on arrival at Arkaba.
DAY TWO WILPENA POUND TO BLACK’S GAP CAMP
Traverse the basin of Wilpena Pound before crossing onto Arkaba’s private wildlife conservancy and descend to Black’s Gap Signature Swag Camp. Glorious diversity meets big outback space and starry skies.
DAY THREE BLACK’S GAP CAMP TO ELDER CAMP
Stretch out in one of the world’s oldest landscapes, learn about Arkaba’s 500-million-year journey and how we are protecting and allowing natural processes to reassert themselves in this country.
DAY FOUR ELDER CAMP TO ARKABA HERITAGE HOMESTEAD
Walk across varying terrain through Mallee and cypress forests before ascending the Red Range. Immerse yourself in our ancient Arkaba Creek line alive with glorious diversity enroute to Arkaba Homestead.
DAY FIVE CLARE VALLEY WINE COUNTRY OVERLAND TO ADELAIDE
Depart Arkaba for a scenic road transfer through charming outback South Australian towns with wine tasting and lunch in the Clare Valley wine country. Arrive Adelaide airport at 5pm to meet onward flights from 6pm.
* Conditions apply. Offer is limited, subject to availability and change without notice. Promotion is correct and valid at the time of publication. Booking and full supplier terms and conditions apply. Valid for new bookings only and not combinable with any other offer (unless stated).
Prices listed are per person in Australian Dollars, including all discounts unless otherwise stated. All bookings are subject to availability. Minimum nights stay may apply. Other travel periods may be available. Some block out dates may apply. Rates may alter depending upon the dates requested and surcharges if applicable. PLEASE NOTE: MINIMUM NUMBERS: Arkaba Walk operates with a minimum 4 and maximum of 10 people. MINIMUM AGE: 12 years & above only permitted on this walk. DEPOSIT REQUIREMENTS: A 20% deposit is required at time of booking to secure your spot. Please advise of any dietary requirements & any pre-existing medical conditions. Full payment must be made 31 days prior to guests’ arrival. CANCELLATION POLICY: Cancellations within 999 days of date of check in will incur a cancellation fee of AUD $70 per person. Cancellations within 31 days of date of check in will incur a cancellation fee of 100% of the booking. Final booking confirmation only provided once payment has been processed. Contact our travel team for more details. Our Vacation Centre reserves the right to withdraw this promotion without notice at any time. Pricing correct as at 10 September 2021.