"Mt Surprise - Gateway to Undara Lava Tubes" Mount Surprise by aussirose
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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
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