I was a day and a half into my Larapinta adventure when I realised my hiking shoes weren’t up to the task. Trek Australia's famous Larapinta outback trail spending each night in luxury camps. I mean, like, really really rugged. It is also one Australia's newest trails and is quickly emerging as one of the most popular trails in Australia and the world. 7 Days & 6 Nights The Larapinta Trail walking holidays in Australia. Our Larapinta walk in the Northern Territory is one of our most popular walks. On your walk you’ll stay in comfortable eco-tent accommodation and enjoy relaxing in the heated main dining pavilion and by the campfire. From Brinkley Bluff the Larapinta Trail follows the ridge of Chewings Range for some time crossing the Reveal Saddle and passing Bridle Path Lookout before eventually descending down another gorge (creek) and out to Standley Chasm. Since 2004, when EPIcURIOUS travel operated its first walking tour on the Larapinta trail, we have gradually evolved from offering luxury walking holidays in Australia and Italy to today, when we create experiential tours in Spain, Italy, Chile, Ecuador, Peru, Bhutan, India, … Our many years experience running Pack Free walks on the Larapinta has enabled us to create the ultimate 5-day itinerary, that our guests just absolutely love. Standley Chasm is the second place of luxury on the Larapinta Trail. The Larapinta trail is rugged. The Larapinta Trail offers one of the greatest desert treks on earth and is one of Australia's most famous walking experiences. The trail conditions of the Larapinta Trail are rocky, rugged, hard surfaced and dry. They are as close to camping as it gets, set on a solid platform and offer a mosquito netting. A highlight on the Larapinta Trail walk is the day 5 summit hike at Mount Sonder which is timed for sunrise allowing guests to witness the desert landscape changing colour as the sun gets higher in the sky. Later, after almost 200 kilometres, the Larapinta Trail emerges at Glen Helen Resort, sat at the mouth of its namesake gorge beneath a stark rampart of red cliffs. Larapinta Trail Walk A guided 5 day Pack Free walk. There are long days walking in exposed conditions and a desert environment with hard surfaces underfoot and climbs & descents. Northern Territory’s legendary Larapinta Trail is an outback walking holiday of a lifetime, but what would happen if you added luxury to the equation? Book luxury getaways on Larapinta Trail in Northern Territory Enjoy a six-day walking tour and a private safari tent along the Larapinta Trail in Australia.The safari tent offered on this tour can sleep up to two guests, are cozy and simple in nature. The Larapinta trail is rated by us as a challenging – strenuous grade and best suited to hikers of strong fitness and confidence. I’m not usually a hiker who has much trouble with his feet, but they already felt bruised from the near constant jagged rocky trail. The trails length from end to end is 223 […] Share this: Following the spine of the West MacDonnell range, this trek will allow you to walk the entire length of the Larapinta Trail utilising the knowledge and experience of the pioneers of this now iconic trail. As we plunge into the water pooled inside the gorge, it’s a classic Larapinta moment – a day of hot walking washed away in an instant in an icy waterhole. Epicurious, in its 11th year of running Larapinta tours, offers just such a touch of luxury in the outback. The 223km long Larapinta Trail is one of Australia's most spectacular bushwalking and trekking experiences. The Larapinta Trail is located in the Northern Territory and runs from the Alice Springs Telegraph Station, in the east, to Mt Sonder, in the west.