Hike the Kangaroo Island Wilderness Trail

5 Days | Discover island life, the South Australian way

Walking & trekking
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This is the island life, reimagined. Discover pristine Australian bushland and native Aussie animals on this 5-day walking trip that will get you closer to the wilderness. The Kangaroo Island Wilderness Trail spotlights scenic terrains with ocean vistas as well as inland trails that take you through tall Malle forests and bush. You’ll discover the Cape Du Couedic Lighthouse and explore one of the island’s most-loved landmarks, Remarkable Rocks, carved by the sea and wind for the last 500 million years. With an expert guide leading the way, this is your chance to get back to nature, get active, relax and reconnect.

Trip overview

Map of Hike The Kangaroo Island Wilderness Trail including Australia
Start
Adelaide, Australia
Finish
Adelaide, Australia
Theme
Walking & trekking
Destinations
Australia
Physical rating
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Style
Original
Ages
Min 15
Group size
Min 1 - Max 12
Trip code
PJXW
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Why you'll love this trip
  • Get active and reconnect with nature as you take on the Kangaroo Island Wilderness Trail that winds across island with an expert guide
  • With all meals included, you’ll be fully energised for each walking trail and have a hearty dinner to look forward to at the end of each day
  • Explore one of the island’s most-loved landmarks, Remarkable Rocks, carved by the sea and wind for the last 500 million years.
  • Meet a local Aboriginal guide who will take you for a walk around the Warriparinga wetlands where you'll learn about the history of the location and its traditional cultural significance.
  • Discover the Cape Du Couedic Lighthouse, built in 1906 – 1909 and marvel at how the ecology of the island, particularly the local orchids, have bounced back from the fires of 2019

Is this trip right for you?
  • This trip involves plenty of walking over varied terrain and is best suited to travellers with a good level of mobility. Good footwear, clothing for all types of weather, plus perhaps walking poles are recommended. Details on physical activities can be found in the itinerary.
  • This trip is operated and run by Inspiration Outdoors, an Intrepid Company. You will be travelling with a mixture of both Inspiration Outdoors customers and Intrepid customers. Intrepid works closely with Inspiration Outdoors to ensure that all of our customers enjoy their time away.

Itinerary

Map of Hike The Kangaroo Island Wilderness Trail including Australia

Inclusions

Meals

4 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 4 dinners

Transport

Private Vehicle, Ferry, Walking

Accommodation

Hotel (1 night), Cabins with shared facilities (3 nights)

Activities
  • Warriparinga - Guided Walk with Local Aboriginal Guide

Dates and availability

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Important notes

START & END TIMES
The trip begins with a pick up in Adelaide at 8:00am, and finishes upon arrival back into Adelaide on the last day at approximately 5:30pm.

SINGLE SUPPLEMENT
A Single Supplement for the night of day 1 ONLY is bookable on this trip, subject to availability at the time of booking. The remaining nights on the trip are in twin share cabins with shared facilities and a single room option is not available.

OPERATOR
This trip is operated and run by Inspiration Outdoors, an Intrepid Company. You will be travelling with a mixture of both Inspiration Outdoors customers and Intrepid customers. Intrepid works closely with Inspiration Outdoors to ensure that all of our customers enjoy their time away.

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Hike the Kangaroo Island Wilderness Trail
From
USD $1,704