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Customer Travel Tips for Alice Springs

70% Avg. city rating Rated by 121 customers

Activities / excursions 82%

Restaurants / eating out 67%

Shopping 61%

Chilling out / relaxing 73%

Getting around / public transport 61%

Sightseeing 75%

Culture 78%

Nightlife / partying 60%

Value for money 72%

Customer Travel Tips for Alice Springs

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60% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 40%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 40%
  • Shopping - 80%
60% Avg. rating


06 Aug 2016

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Age Range:
41+

Customer Travel Tip: Go to Uluru

Liked: Not much

Disliked: Only able to fill half a day without heaps of travel

58% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 40%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 40%
  • Shopping - 40%
58% Avg. rating


15 Aug 2015

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: Don't go out at night unless in a big group

Liked: It's a city so it has basic shops and takeaway

Disliked: It was unsafe at night to go out so we stayed in

76% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
76% Avg. rating


15 Aug 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: West mc donnel ranges, desert park.

Liked: The quiet and peaceful atmosphere. West mc donnel ranges, desert park.

Disliked: No.

51% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 40%
  • Sightseeing - 40%
  • Value for money - 40%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 40%
  • Shopping - 40%
51% Avg. rating


20 Jul 2015

Travel Type:
With a large group / tour

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: don't book too many nights here 1 day is enough

Liked: the reptile centre

Disliked: not a lot to do

80% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 60%
80% Avg. rating


21 May 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: Do a three day rock tour once you're here.

Liked: Tranquil and small place. Great for exploring new tracks and walks.

Disliked: That you're not suppose to walk alone after dark.

62% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 40%
  • Getting around / public transport - 40%
  • Nightlife / partying - 40%
  • Shopping - 60%
62% Avg. rating


02 May 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Sightseeing & culture Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

Customer Travel Tip: Macdonnell Ranges Red centre tour

Liked: The outback

Disliked: Not nice to see many aborigenal people drunk all the time

78% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 80%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
78% Avg. rating


29 Apr 2015

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: It's a great spot to book tours from!

Liked: How things were in walking distance

Disliked: N/a

100% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 100%
  • Nightlife / partying - 100%
  • Shopping - 100%
100% Avg. rating


13 Apr 2015

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: If you want nice arts see the shops in the main roads

Liked: culture and aboriginal shops

Disliked: heat

67% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 40%
  • Shopping - 40%
67% Avg. rating


22 Feb 2015

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: Reptile centre

Liked: Everything is close to each other, so everything is in a walking distance

Disliked: No

62% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 20%
  • Shopping - 20%
62% Avg. rating


16 Aug 2014

Customer Travel Tip: Be aware of the costs of things before you go.

Liked: The excersions were really good but very expensive.

Disliked: The town itself was very small and sleepy.

69% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 40%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
69% Avg. rating


30 Jul 2014

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Work / volunteering

Customer Travel Tip: dont stay too long at toddys

Liked: nice small town

Disliked: nope

60% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 20%
  • Shopping - 60%
60% Avg. rating


05 Jun 2014

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year

Customer Travel Tip: It's nice to talk around during the day

Liked: The reptile center

Disliked: It felt unsafe at night

76% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 40%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 80%
76% Avg. rating


29 May 2014

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: Good city start for visiting the red centre

Liked: Art

Disliked: feel unsafe from the late afternoon

82% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 100%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 100%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 100%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
82% Avg. rating


02 May 2014

Travel Type:
With friends / other travellers

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Events / festivals Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: Stay at Annie's and go to Monte's at night :)

Liked: Everything's close and within walking distance

Disliked: Very quiet city, would have been fun to meet more ppl

73% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 100%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 80%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
73% Avg. rating


17 Mar 2014

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Sightseeing & culture Work / volunteering

Customer Travel Tip: bring a water bottle, sunscreen, and something to keep the flies away

Liked: it was beautiful--the people and the sights

Disliked: it was hot!

64% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 40%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
64% Avg. rating


26 Feb 2014

Travel Type:
With my spouse / partner

Trip Type:
Visiting friends or family

Customer Travel Tip: Visit the School of the Air.

Liked: There some attractions that keep you busy for 2-3 hours, so we enyoed our 3 days in Alice Springs.

Disliked: -

76% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 100%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 80%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 100%
  • Value for money - 40%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 80%
76% Avg. rating


23 Jan 2014

Travel Type:
Alone

Trip Type:
Backpacking / gap year Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: Pack a rain coat, just in case. It might be the desert but it can still rain.

Liked: Proximity to major NT sights (the Rock, Kings Canyon etc.). Shops and facilities better than I expected given the location although the town is still pretty small. Lots of museums/galleries/sights to see in and around town.

Disliked: Could feel a little dodgy walking around late at night.

56% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 80%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 80%
  • Sightseeing - 80%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 40%
  • Getting around / public transport - 40%
  • Nightlife / partying - 40%
  • Shopping - 20%
56% Avg. rating


09 Jan 2014

Customer Travel Tip: Don't go alone, stay as near to the centre as possible and be prepared for overpriced food if eating out.

Liked: Near Uluru

Disliked: Lots

60% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 60%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 60%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 60%
  • Value for money - 60%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 60%
  • Getting around / public transport - 60%
  • Nightlife / partying - 60%
  • Shopping - 60%
60% Avg. rating


01 Jan 2014

Travel Type:
As a family with children

Trip Type:
Family Holiday Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: NA

Liked: NA

Disliked: NA

38% Avg. rating
  • Activities / excursions - 20%
  • Chilling out / relaxing - 20%
  • Culture - 60%
  • Sightseeing - 20%
  • Value for money - 80%
  • Restaurants / eating out - 20%
  • Getting around / public transport - 20%
  • Nightlife / partying - 80%
  • Shopping - 20%
38% Avg. rating


01 Jan 2014

Travel Type:
As a family with children

Trip Type:
Sightseeing & culture

Customer Travel Tip: Don't go there for any Xtian public holidays

Liked: practical stop over on the way to Darwin from Adelaide

Disliked: Everything was closed on Xmas day. We could not do or see anything there.

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70% Avg. city rating Rated by 121 customers

Activities / excursions 82%

Restaurants / eating out 67%

Shopping 61%

Chilling out / relaxing 73%

Getting around / public transport 61%

Sightseeing 75%

Culture 78%

Nightlife / partying 60%

Value for money 72%

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