Permanent Campsite on Indigenous Land
Kakadu National Park, Northern Territory
Kakadu National Park, Northern Territory

Walking Country

Based out of Alice Springs, we are a trusted small-group tour operator.

We boast over 22 years of experience providing small group 4-wheel drive tours of the Northern Territory. Walking Country offers Private Charters throughout the Northern Territory and our Flagship 5 Day Larapinta Trail tours in the West MacDonnell Ranges.

Our air-conditioned Mitsubishi Canter 4WDs can accommodate up to 19 travellers. Our 5-day Larapinta Trail tours can include up to 15 persons, while larger groups can enlist in our worry-free private charters. We manage Level IV Advanced Eco-Certified Tours, which is EcoTourism Australia’s highest recognition for operational practices, environmental awareness, and cultural representation.

Thanks to our trained tour guides and hand-crafted custom itineraries, travellers enjoy authentic tours away from the crowd and extensive indigenous experiences.

We strive to help clients gain a deeper appreciation and understanding of Northern Territories unique landscape, culture, and history. Our trained guides are well-versed in Aboriginal culture, DreamTime, local wildlife, and the natural environment.

Unlike larger group tours, the smaller group numbers allow more flexibility and versatility so travellers can fully enjoy the natural wonders of Larapinta Trail guided time. We can create personalised schedules and itineraries to meet your needs.

Book your adventure with Walking Country and experience the Northern Territory with ease, comfort, and style.

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    • COVID Safe
    • ECO Certified (Advanced Ecotourism) by Ecotourism Australia
    • Quality Tourism Accreditation
    • Respecting Our Culture (ROC) Certified by Ecotourism Australia
  • Tours

    Epic 5 Day Larapinta Trail Tour

    Join our epic 5-day Larapinta Trail tour and experience one of the most popular wilderness walks in Central Australia. The West MacDonnell Ranges in the Red Centre trekking sections of the Larapinta Trail offer a spectacular array of highlights including diverse wildlife, sensational waterholes and breathtaking ravines and gorges.

    With up to 16 km of graded trail covered each day, this classic 5-day hiking tour of Australia’s ancient landscape is on many backpackers’ bucket lists. Stunning sights like Euro Ridge and Ormiston Pound Walk are just some of the many highlights on this adventure.

    Larapinta Trail was voted by National Geographic as one of the top 20 trekking experiences on the planet. This ancient landscape boasts some of the most majestic ridges in the Northern Territory. Throughout the trail, visitors are treated to breathtaking sunrise views of Mt Sonder, the highest point on Larapinta.

    If you’re looking for a challenging but rewarding adventure that blends sublime beauty with rich cultural history, then the Larapinta Trail is the perfect multi-day walk for you.

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