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Arkaba Walk ex Arkaba

Valid 23 March - 12 October 2017 

Immerse yourself in one of Australia's great walks and discover ancient outback landscapes, abundant wildlife and the chance to sleep under the stars on a 3 Night, 4 Day Arkaba Walk from Arkaba. 

The Arkaba Walk operates from 23 March - 12 October 2017 with departures every Thursday throughout the season, with additional departures on a Friday during April, May, August and October. Walks operate with a minimum of two and a maximum of 10 guests. 

  

Itinerary

DAY ONE Arkaba Homestead to Black's Gap Camp
Make your way to Arkaba by 10:00 to meet your guides for a pre-walk debrief, before being transfered by road to Wilpena Pound. Set off on foot through the basin of Wilpena Pound before walking onto Arkaba's private property and descend into Black's Gap Signature Camp.
DAY TWO Black's Gap Camp to Elder Camp
A challenging hike through creeks and broken country approaching the foothills of the Elder Range to Elder Camp.
DAY THREE Elder Camp to Arkaba Heritage Homestead
Walk across varying terrain through Mallee and cypress forests before ascending the beautiful Red Range for views across the neighbouring ranges and crossing Arkaba Creek to arrive at the Arkaba Homestead.
DAY FOUR Arkaba Homestead to Arkaba Woolshed
There will be time for breakfast and perhaps a self-guided walk to the Arkaba Woolshed before check-out at 11:00. 
Itinerary

Price

$2,200 per person twin-share.

Inclusions

Your four-day Arkaba Walk ex Arkaba package includes all meals, drinks, a naturalist guide and support vehicle taking your luggage between camps, two nights camping in deluxe swags on one of our famous star beds and one night in the 1850s Arkaba Homestead.

As you will need to be at Arkaba by 10:00 the morning of your walk departure, we recommend spending one night somewhere close-by prior to your walk. Please enquire for assistance in making a reservation at Rawnsley Park Station or Wilpena Pound Resort - both within 25 minutes' drive of Arkaba.

  

Book

To book please call 1300 790 561 to speak to a Wild Bush Luxury specialist, click to contact us or book online.

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The Fine Print 

Minimum of two walkers are required to operate your walk. 
You can book Arkaba Walk ex Adelaide which includes a one way flight from Adelaide to the Flinders Ranges with your return trip by scenic road transfer through the Clare Valley wine country.

Extra Services

Pre-walk accommodation in a one bedroom Eco-Villa at Rawnsley Park station with a continental breakfast
Total for two guests
 

$410
Scenic flights over Wilpena Pound to gain an aerial perspective of this ancient mountain landscape in a single engine aircraft
30 minutes (1 - 2 pax)
45 minutes (1 - 2 pax)
60 minutes (1 - 2 pax)
Additional guests up to 4 - dependant on combined body weights


$390
$550
$750
$195
One way road transfer from port Augusta to Arkaba (v.v)
Up to 4 people
Up to 10 people with a luggage trailer
*$100 surcharge travelling at dusk/dawn

$150
$375
One way direct road transfer ex Adelaide to Arkaba (v.v)
Approximately 6 hours with no lunch or scenic stops included
Up to 4 people


$1,375
One way scenic road transfer via Clare Valley ex Adelaide to Arkaba (v.v)
Approximately 7-8 hours including scenic stops, lunch and wine tasting
Up to 4 people, per vehicle
Up to 6 people, per vehicle
Up to 10 guests, per vehicle


$1,630
$1,995
$2,350
One way air transfer ex Adelaide in a single engine aircraft including road transfer from Adelaide Domestic or International airport/Adelaide city hotel and 20 minute road transfer from Hawker airstrip to Arkaba
Approximately 60 minutes
Up to 2 people




$2,590
One way air transfer ex Adelaide in a B200 Super King aircraft including road transfer from Adelaide Domestic or International airport/Adelaide city hotel and 20 minute road transfer from Hawker airstrip to Arkaba
Approximately 50 minutes
Up to 9 people




$4,495
One way air transfer ex Kangaroo Island (Kingscote) in a single engine aircraft including 20 minute road transfer from Hawker airstrip to Arkaba
Approximately 120 minutes
Up to 2 people



$2,795
One way air transfer ex Kangaroo Island (Kingscote) in a B200 Super King aircraft including 20 minute road transfer from Hawker airstrip to Arkaba
Approximately 60 minutes
Up to 9 people



$5,595

Check-In and Check-Out

You will need to arrive at Arkaba Homestead by 10.00 on the morning of your walk to meet your guides for your pre walk briefing. Check-out is required by 11.00 on your departure day. 
 

Exclusions

Scheduled domestic and international flights, comprehensive travel insurance, items of a personal nature, pre/post tour accommodation. 
 

Family Policy

The Arkaba Walk is not suited for children under the age of 12.
 

Season

Weekly departures each Thursday between 23 March until 12 October 2017. 

We will operate a twice weekly departure on Thursday and Friday in March, April, August and September.
 

Travel Insurance

Unforeseen circumstances may result in you having to change your plans or even cancel at the last moment. To protect non-refundable deposits and payments we strongly recommend you purchase comprehensive travel insurance. This is available from travel agents, some health care & credit card companies and via various websites.    
 
We strongly recommend that all guests obtain travel insurance including a cancellation policy and emergency medical care. Please be sure to consider such things as pre-existing medical conditions, valuable items and that the policy is right for you. We are authorised to provide QBE Insurance. You can purchase insurance online with QBE Insurance here.
 

Terms and Conditions

Please read our terms and conditions before making a reservation.


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