Yura Udnyu - Wilpena Pound Aboriginal Cultural Walk

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Tour Information

Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 Hrs
  • Language:
    English
  • Departure Time :
    8:30am, 10am and 2pm
  • Departure Details :
    Wilpena Pound Resort Visitor Information Centre
  • Return Details :
    Wilpena Pound Resort Visitor Information Centre

Overview

Wilpena Pound is located approximately 267-miles (429-kilometers) north of Adelaide, in the heart of Flinders Ranges National Park. It is a natural amphitheater of mountains and is a true representation of real Australian Outback. This tour consists of an easy to moderate 1.3-mile (2-kilometer) walk with some uneven ground. It is a fascinating Aboriginal and European cultural experience.

Highlights

  • Soak up the atmosphere on a walking tour
  • Led by a local guide
  • See native wildlife in their natural environment
  • Family friendly

Know More about this tour

Join your experienced Yura guide at Wilpena Pound Resort for an entertaining and informative stroll from the Visitor Information Centre to Old Wilpena Station, one of South Australia's oldest and best preserved pastoral settlements. Walk along Wilpena Creek past magnificent stands of river red gums with stunning views of Wilpena Pound in the distance. As you pass through the station gate you'll step back 150-years to the early days of pastoral runs.

Along the way learn about the landscape,native animals, native bush-tucker which changes with the season, theYura culture and history and the bio-diversity from the perspective of the Adnyamathanha people. Wander among original buildings of a bygone pastoral era, delving into the settlement history of the region.

Yura is the name for Adnyamathanha people and Udnyu means white, and this tour includes the intertwining histories of both cultures.

Inclusions

  • Local guide
  • Walking tour

Exclusions

  • Hotel pickup & drop-off
  • Transport to and from Wilpena Pound Resort
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Gratuities (optional)

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

A moderate amount of walking is involved

Not wheelchair accessible

Subject to favorable weather conditions. If canceled due to poor weather, you will be given the option of an alternative date or full refund