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Pyndan Camel Tracks

#7 of 23 Outdoor Activities in Alice Springs Features Animals
21259 Jane Rd | Whitegums, Alice Springs, Northern Territory 0870, Australia
+61 416 170 164
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Make a camel ride with Pyndan Camel Tracks the highlight of your visit to Alice Springs. Pyndan Camel Tracks offers a memorable and relaxing camel ride experience in Australia's Red Centre. We're located 15 minutes from Alice Springs CBD and offer free transfers or self drive to us. Choose from our one-hour rides on gentle camels at 12noon, 2.30pm or sunset to visit a scenic valley up close to the MacDonnell Ranges. See native kangaroos and birds. Chat with our cameleers about catching wild camels, crossing the desert with only camels for company, and every day life on an outback camel farm. Explore our camel themed museum. Bookings essential.
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  • Very good23%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“sunset ride” (21 reviews)
“fun activity” (4 reviews)
“cool towels” (2 reviews)
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21259 Jane Rd | Whitegums, Alice Springs, Northern Territory 0870, Australia
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+61 416 170 164

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My children absolutely loved the camel ride! They were very gentle and the pace was very easy where you had plenty of time to look around and enjoy sitting astride the camel. Half way the guide stopped to take pictures of everyone. We were towards...More

Thank nwillis2
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This tour includes pick up & drop off. It is a slow & peaceful ride through the bush on amazing animals to the base of the Macdonnell Ranges. 1 hour to reflect on how it must have been for the early explorers on foot with...More

Thank Susanne P
Pyndan, Front Office Manager at Pyndan Camel Tracks, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks Susanne for your informative and reflective review. Imagine spending months on end aboard these mighty ships of the desert. Glad you enjoyed our historic information area.

Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

Fantastic day riding the camels throughout the beauty of Alice great host at affordable prices. Add this to your day you wont be disappointed! !!

Thank motherearthling
Pyndan, Front Office Manager at Pyndan Camel Tracks, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2017

Thanks so much for your supportive review. We really appreciate feedback. Great to hear that our staff were up to expectation. Cheers

Reviewed 25 April 2017

They picked my girls and me up from the Chifley Alice Springs Resort. Nice 20 minute ride out to the camel farm. Everyone was nice and helpful. They told us different things about Alice Springs and Australia. The camels were very tame. I highly recommend...More

Thank Leraine T
Pyndan, Front Office Manager at Pyndan Camel Tracks, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2017

Thanks Leraine for your review and descriptions of our staff being informative and helpful. We value our gentle camels and much time and love goes in to helping them to respond to their riders. Cheers

Reviewed 24 April 2017

I opted for this as a side trip on our Ghan trip from Adelaide to Darwin. It was a good opportunity to ride a camel,( which I'd never done), and to get out into the landscape without being in a vehicle. I wasn't sure what...More

Thank rex r
Pyndan, Front Office Manager at Pyndan Camel Tracks, responded to this reviewResponded 26 April 2017

Thanks Rex for your kind review. We do love our camels and agree that the view from the back of camel over our Centralian landscape is splendid. Thanks for the complimentary words about our team, I will be sure to pass on.

Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

We booked a sunset camel ride and it was awesome. Such beautiful views. Our "little friend" was Cookie and we were surprised to see how well tamed they are. 5 stars! Will definitely come back when we have chance. Lovely chat with Julia at the...More

Thank Rachel N
Pyndan, Front Office Manager at Pyndan Camel Tracks, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2017

Thanks Rachel for taking the time to write a review. Isn't Cookie divine and he has the most glorious eyelashes. I am jealous! We are happy that you enjoyed your ride and the outback views. Lovely to chat with you too. Let us know if...More

Reviewed 12 April 2017

What great service! We were picked up at our Resort and taken about 20 minutes away to the Pyndan Camel Farm for our sunset ride on a camel. The camels were very well behaved and we had a pleasant one hour ride into the hills...More

Thank Janene W
Pyndan, Front Office Manager at Pyndan Camel Tracks, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2017

Thanks! Great to hear that your camel ride ticked the bucket list successfully. Wonderful. Cheers

Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

Great outback experience There are a multitude of activities to do while in Alice Springs - make this one of them. Experience a camel ride and some exceptional scenery. Marcis and his team make you feel welcome and it is easy to mount and dismount...More

Thank Greg J
Pyndan, Front Office Manager at Pyndan Camel Tracks, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2017

Wonderful to know that you consider our camel rides one of the must do activities in Alice Springs. Thanks for taking the time to review.

Reviewed 20 March 2017

We took the sunset ride and it was on very clean, docile and well trained animals (compared to Egypt). We had hotel pick-up and drop-off and Marcus the owner was very nice. The only downside was at the back of the caravan, we couldn't hear...More

Thank Bchgrl9
Pyndan, Front Office Manager at Pyndan Camel Tracks, responded to this reviewResponded 21 March 2017

Thanks for you kind complement to Marcus and taking the time to write a review. Glad you enjoyed the sunset scenery. Sorry you couldn't hear everything (wearing headsets on a camel would be a bit strange!) and hope you got an opportunity to chat after...More

Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

This was a solo trip. The guys picked me up and were welcoming and informative, in a relaxed and laconic way. The experience itself was surprisingly meditative! The warmth in the sun, the non intrusive dialog, and the rhythmic movement off the camel led me...More

Thank Celeste M
Pyndan, Front Office Manager at Pyndan Camel Tracks, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2017

Thanks for your kind review. You've hit the nail on the head and described exactly what we hope our visitors gain from the experience with Pyndan Camel Tracks. Lovely thanks.

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