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Our small group style of travel means you’ll stay under the radar, travel the local way, eat the local way and sleep the local way.

You’ll get as close to real life as possible (without actually moving in). You’ll have the unsurpassed knowledge of a local leader, taking you out of the guidebooks and into a world you’re waiting to discover. And with regular departures on trips in over 100 countries, you're bound to find something that's just right for you. Small groups, big adventures.

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    Tour types

    • Adventure and Outdoors Tours
    • Cultural and Theme Tours
    • Sightseeing Tours
    • Walking and Biking Tours
    • Nature and wildlife

    Accreditation

    • Ecotourism Certified (EA)
  • Tours

    4 Day Kakadu/ Katherine/ Litchfield Adventure

    Escape on an outback safari from Darwin to Kakadu National Park.

    Journey into the Northern Territory's rugged Top End on this short but sweet four-day tour. Learn about Indigenous legends and customs during the Top Didj cultural experience, go bird and croc spotting in the lush Mary River and see traditional rock art in Ubirr.

    Climb high to look down on the Nardab Floodplain and then find refuge from the tropical heat in the swimming holes of World Heritage-listed Kakadu National Park. Discover Aboriginal history at Nourlangie and cruise through the towering rock walls of Katherine Gorge.

    The reds of the soil and orange of the sunsets will leave you with a lasting impression of the Territory’s beauty and biodiversity.

    5 Day Outback Camping Adventure

    Enjoy the freedom and flexibility to explore the Outback in a small group.

    All new and exclusive to Intrepid Travel, this 5-day small group tour is your chance to meet the outback on your own terms. No set itinerary, no rushing around to pre-established timeframes – just you, your small group, and a well-versed local leader exploring the Red Centre at your own pace.

    Get to all the big name attractions – Uluru/Kata Tjuta, Kings Canyon, Palm Valley, the Western MacDonnell Ranges – and perhaps visit lesser-known sites like Rainbow Valley, Owen Springs, Ruby Gap and the Eastern MacDonnell Ranges.

    - Meet the curious inhabitants of the Outback Camel Farm

    - Marvel at the outback sky above during our 1000 Star Dinner at Uluru

    - Admire the breathtaking formations of Kata Tjuta

    - Enjoy a morning walk around Uluru (Ayers Rock)

    - Check out the rarely travelled Eastern MacDonnell Ranges

    5 Day Outback Camping Adventure ex Yulara

    Enjoy the freedom and flexibility to explore the Outback in a small group.

    All new and exclusive to Intrepid Travel, this 5-day small group tour is your chance to meet the outback on your own terms. No set itinerary, no rushing around to pre-established timeframes – just you, your small group, and a well-versed local leader exploring the Red Centre at your own pace.

    Get to all the big name attractions – Uluru/Kata Tjuta, Kings Canyon, Palm Valley, the Western MacDonnell Ranges – and perhaps visit lesser-known sites like Rainbow Valley, Owen Springs, Ruby Gap and the Eastern MacDonnell Ranges.

    5 Day Top End Adventure

    Explore the national parks around the Top End of Australia.

    Delve into the spectacularly diverse ecosystems of Australia's Northern Territory on this 5-day Outback adventure. The Top End is famed for its exceptional national parks, rich representation of Aboriginal culture and hidden corners bursting with native wildlife, tranquil waterholes and tumbling waterfalls.

    Although the star of the show may be Kakadu National Park, a visit to Katherine Gorge and Nitmiluk National Park proves equally as incredible with a range of active adventures to be had on both land and water.

    Kakadu Litchfield Adventure

    Escape on an outback safari from Darwin to Kakadu National Park.

    Journey into the Northern Territory's rugged Top End on this short but sweet three-day tour. Go bird and croc spotting in the lush Mary River and see traditional rock art in Ubirr.

    Climb high to look down on the Nardab Floodplain and then find refuge from the tropical heat in the swimming holes of World Heritage-listed Kakadu National Park.

    Admire the reds of the soil and orange of the sunsets, you will be sure to leave with a lasting impression of the Territory’s beauty and biodiversity.

    Northern Territory Encompassed Northbound

    Travel through Australia's dusty Red Centre and tropical Top End.

    Embark on a Northern Territory adventure, from Alice Springs to Darwin, taking in the region's biggest and best-known drawcards along the way.

    Witness Uluru during a stunning sunrise, wander through the majestic canyons of Kata Tjuta and admire the views from Kings Canyon. Head out croc spotting in the Mary River Wetlands and get a taste of the tropics in Kakadu National Park.

    A region of exceptional landscapes and intriguing cultural attractions, this tail-to-top adventure of the Territory is a trip that will leave you with a profound appreciation of Australia's raw and rugged natural beauty.

    Northern Territory Encompassed Southbound

    Embark on a Northern Territory adventure, from Darwin to Alice Springs, taking in the region's biggest and best-known drawcards along the way.

    Head out croc spotting in the Mary River Wetlands and get a taste of the tropics in Kakadu National Park, Litchfield, and Katherine Gorge. Witness Uluru during a stunning sunrise, wander through the majestic canyons of Kata Tjuta and admire the views from.

    A region of exceptional landscapes and intriguing cultural attractions, this top-to-tail adventure of the Territory is a trip that will leave you with a profound appreciation of Australia's raw and rugged natural beauty.

    Outback to the Top End

    Travel through Australia's dusty Red Centre and tropical Top End.

    Embark on a Northern Territory adventure from Alice Springs to Darwin, taking in the region's biggest and best draws along the way.

    Witness Uluru during a stunning sunrise, wander through the majestic canyons of Kata Tjuta and admire the views from Kings Canyon. Head into the bush and learn from the area’s traditional land owners, cruise the Mary River and spot crocs in the wetlands, and get a taste of the tropics in Kakadu and Litchfield National Parks as well as Katherine Gorge.

    A region of exceptional landscapes and intriguing cultural attractions, this tail-to-top adventure through the Territory is a trip that will leave you with a profound appreciation of Australia's raw and rugged natural beauty.

    Overnight Uluru Trip (Camping)

    Travel into Australia's Red Centre and see Uluru and Kata Tjuta.

    Journey into Australia's dusty Red Centre and experience for yourself two of the continent's star attractions. Explore the immense rock domes of Kata Tjuta, witness an unforgettable Uluru sunset and enjoy a 1000 star dinner of delicious local produce.

    Encounter the world's biggest rock up close on a walk around its base, learn of the indigenous mythologies woven into it and admire Aboriginal arts and crafts on display in the Uluru Cultural Centre. Short though this two-day trip may be in time, it's mighty large in attractions.

    Red Centre Adventure ex Yulara (Basix)

    Encounter the Northern Territory's superb landscapes and sites, including Uluru.

    The remote town of Yulara is a convenient start point for visitors setting off to the explore the sensational range of natural wonders the Red Centre has to offer.

    The ancient rock formations of Kata Tjuta (also known as The Olgas) create an amazing landscape of spectacular domes and canyons.

    An iconic image of outback Australia and a sacred site for the local Aboriginal people, Uluru's remarkable colour changes are a wonder to behold. Visit the lesser-explored region of the West MacDonnell Ranges and compare the ever changing landscapes of the Red Centre.

    - Hike through natural amphitheatres, rocky chasms and lush oases in Kings Canyon.

    - Traverse the immense landscape of the West MacDonnell Ranges and keep an eye out for an abundance of wildlife.

    - Discover the spiritual importance of the outback landscape to local Aboriginal communities on guided nature walks - exclusive to Intrepid

    Red Centre Adventure ex Yulara (Original)

    Encounter the Northern Territory's superb landscapes and sites, including Uluru.

    The remote town of Yulara is a convenient start point for visitors setting off to the explore the sensational range of natural wonders the Red Centre has to offer.

    The ancient rock formations of Kata Tjuta (also known as The Olgas) create an amazing landscape of spectacular domes and canyons.

    An iconic image of outback Australia and a sacred site for the local Aboriginal people, Uluru's remarkable colour changes are a wonder to behold. Visit the lesser-explored region of the West MacDonnell Ranges and compare the ever changing landscapes of the Red Centre.

    - Join an Indigenous Guide on a Mala walk around the base of Uluru, an experience exclusive to Intrepid Travel

    - This trips provides you with the best guides in the business who know the Australian outback like the back of their hand

    - Feel like you're in your own bed, but under the stars of the Red Centre. Proper beds, linen, electricity, and cooling fans provide that extra bit of comfort while you camp

    - Wander through the iconic domes of Kata Tjuta, and gaze in awe at the sacred rock of Uluru

    Red Centre Adventure (Original)

    Encounter the Northern Territory's superb landscapes and sites, including Uluru.

    The outback town of Alice Springs is a travel hub for visitors setting off to the explore the sensational range of natural wonders the Red Centre has to offer.

    The ancient rock formations of Kata Tjuta (also known as The Olgas) create an amazing landscape of spectacular domes and canyons.

    An iconic image of outback Australia and a sacred site for the local Aboriginal people, Uluru's remarkable colour changes are a wonder to behold.

    -Join an Indigenous Guide on a Mala walk around the base of Uluru, an experience exclusive to Intrepid Travel

    - This trips provides you with the best guides in the business who know the Australian outback like the back of their hand

    - Feel like you're in your own bed, but under the stars of the Red Centre. Proper beds, linen, electricity, and cooling fans provide that extra bit of comfort while you camp

    - Wander through the iconic domes of Kata Tjuta, and gaze in awe at the sacred rock of Uluru

    - Dine under the stars and camp within privately owned sites on the red earth of the outback

    Rock to Rock

    Travel to the heart of Australia!

    Soak up the spirit of the land on this three-day journey into the Red Centre. Admire the incredible formations of Kings Canyon and Kata Tjuta (The Olgas), watch the sun set over Uluru, and learn about the local indigenous traditions from your Leader. This is a journey boasting magical landscapes, incredible natural beauty, ancient culture and unforgettable experiences.

    - Fly in and out of Yulara, saving you hundreds of KM driving between Alice Springs and Yulara

    - This trips provides you with the best guides in the business who know the Australian outback like the back of their hand

    - Wander through the iconic domes of Kata Tjuta, and gaze in awe at the sacred rock of Uluru

    - Dine under the stars and camp within privately owned sites on the red earth of the outback

    - Hike through natural amphitheatres, rocky chasms and lush oases in Kings Canyon

    Top End to the Outback

    Embark on a Northern Territory adventure, from Darwin to Alice Springs, taking in the region's biggest and best-known drawcards along the way.

    Head out croc spotting in the Mary River Wetlands and get a taste of the tropics in Kakadu National Park.Witness Uluru during a stunning sunrise, wander through the majestic canyons of Kata Tjuta and admire the views from Kings Canyon.

    A region of exceptional landscapes and intriguing cultural attractions, this tail-to-top adventure of the Territory is a trip that will leave you with a profound appreciation of Australia's raw and rugged natural beauty.

    Uluru Adventure ex Yulara (Original)

    Travel across the sunburnt Australian outback to Uluru and Watarrka.

    This 3 Day Uluru Adventure is the perfect short trip for those wanting to experience icons of the Australian Outback in a narrow time frame. Witnessing the ancient monolith Uluru bathed in both early morning and late afternoon light is a sight that will never be forgotten.

    Likewise, the towering facade of Kings Canyon, and the stunning Kata Tjuta will leave impressions upon your memory forever.

    - Join an Indigenous Guide on a Mala walk around the base of Uluru, an experience exclusive to Intrepid Travel

    - This trips provides you with the best guides in the business who know the Australian outback like the back of their hand

    - Feel like you're in your own bed, but under the stars of the Red Centre. Proper beds, linen, electricity, and cooling fans provide that extra bit of comfort while you camp

    - Wander through the iconic domes of Kata Tjuta, and gaze in awe at the sacred rock of Uluru

    - Dine under the stars and camp within privately owned sites on the red earth of the outback

    - Hike through natural amphitheatres, chasms and lush oases in Kings Canyon

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