"Mt Surprise - Gateway to Undara Lava Tubes" Mount Surprise by aussirose
Mount Surprise Travel Guide: 6 reviews and 31 photos
If you are following along with me on our car trip, then there is a link to the next destination below.
We spent the first night here at the Lava Tubes, Undara.
The Lava Tubes are amazing! Huge caves and dry river beds in which lava once flowed. The colourful designs on the roof made as the lava had cooled and crusted are certainly an interesting sight.
When checking out our road trip itinery I came across the Undara web site - Url in my accommodation tip.
Railway carriage accommodation?!! How exciting!! :o) And so we spent the night in an old train...
Next morning we continued on our journey across the top end, heading for Normington & the famous Purple Pub.
To follow along with us on our journey, please click the link below.
Car Trip from Cairns to Darwin with aussirose - Next Stop -
Normington - Home of the famous Purple Pub
- Pros:Great outback Aussie experience. Uniquie railway carriage accommodation. Interesting Lava Tube Caves.
- Cons:Bit far for a day trip from Cairns. Need to stay overnight.
- In a nutshell:Undara - A unique outback Australian experience and well worth visiting.
When booking your accommodation you could select breakky, lunch and dinner options at the Railway Carriage Restaurant.... more travel advice
Bird life in the outback is in abundance, a Twitter paradise :o) I love waking up to the sound of bird chatter. These... more travel advice
Written Dec 28, 2012
Written Mar 3, 2012
Railway Carriages & a VA story
aussirose's Related Pages
Mount Surprise Travel Guide
Member Travel Pages
- "Mt Surprise - Gateway to Undara Lava Tubes"
- "Mount Surprise"
- "Mount Surprise"
- See All...
- Things to Do in Mount Surprise
- Hotels in Mount Surprise
- Restaurants in Mount Surprise
- See All...
Badges & Stats in Mount Surprise
- 5 Reviews
- 24 Photos
- 0 Forum posts
- 0 Comments
- See All Stats
- See All Badges (36)
Have you been to Mount Surprise?Share Your Travels
Latest Activity in Mount Surprise
- Posted in Miscellaneous Forum "Re: Music lovers game!"
- Commented on one of aussirose's Mount Surprise travel pages
- updated a Mount Surprise Travel Page "Mt Surprise - Gateway to Undara Lava Tubes"
- Uploaded a Photo to "Mt Surprise - Gateway to Undara Lava Tubes"
- Uploaded a Video to Mount Surprise
- Wrote a Review Railway Carriage Restaurant in Mount Surprise Restaurants
Photos in Mount SurpriseSee All Photos (24)
Videos in Mount SurpriseSee All Videos (3)
Top 10 Pages
- Kuala Lumpur Intro, 41 reviews, 244 photos, 17 travelogues
- Top 5 Page for this destination Perth Intro, 64 reviews, 140 photos, 6 travelogues
- Morocco Intro, 20 reviews, 166 photos, 10 travelogues
- Darwin Intro, 26 reviews, 157 photos, 10 travelogues
- Top 5 Page for this destination Margaret River Intro, 30 reviews, 147 photos, 8 travelogues
- Europe Intro, 22 reviews, 152 photos, 5 travelogues
- Paris Intro, 9 reviews, 157 photos, 18 travelogues
- Pulau Langkawi Intro, 18 reviews, 148 photos, 8 travelogues
- Singapore Intro, 28 reviews, 132 photos, 9 travelogues
- Top 5 Page for this destination Kakadu National Park Intro, 23 reviews, 127 photos, 11 travelogues