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West MacDonnell Ranges, Northern Territory
West MacDonnell Ranges, Northern Territory

Follow the Explorers Way from Adelaide to Darwin

Journey along the Explorers Way into Australia’s Outback and through the heart of an ancient land. Linking Adelaide with Darwin, this is one of the greatest long distance drives in the world. The route passes through some of Australia’s iconic attractions with the option to side step off the main highway and discover the country’s most extraordinary hidden wonders.

Explorers Way

Explorers Way
Kakadu National Park, Northern Territory
Kakadu National Park, Northern Territory

Explorers Way highlights video

See highlights of the Explorers Way in the Northern Territory and South Australia.

Explorers Way
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, Northern Territory
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, Northern Territory

Discover the Explorers Way in the Northern Territory

The Northern Territory is known around the world for its natural icons, including World-Heritage listed Kakadu and Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Parks as well as an ancient Aboriginal culture, diverse landscapes, amazing wildlife, colourful characters and endless opportunities for adventure.

Northern Territory
Razorback Lookout, Flinders Ranges and Outback
Flinders Ranges and Outback, South Australia

Discover the Explorers Way in South Australia

South Australia offers visitors an amazingly diverse range of authentic and accessible experiences, from untouched wilderness and the legendary Outback to stunning, pristine coastline and world-class food and wine.

South Australia