Memberships and Accreditations

World Expeditions has the following accreditation and membership for the Larapinta Trail:



Great Walks of Australia

 World Expeditions are founding members of the Great Walks of Australia. Great Walks of Australia is an exclusive collection of the best premium guided multiday walks Australia has to offer. Each of these independently owned and guided walking experiences is unique. Together they cover some of Australia’s most iconic landscapes. This industry led collective joins together Australia's best walking holidays, characterised by exclusive, special accommodation that compliments the walk perfectly.

World Expeditions pioneering developments of the new Larapinta semi permanent campsites has lifted the Larapinta Trail to a level of the world class standards of the Great Walks of Australia.




Ecotourism ECO IV certified

Our Larapinta walks have been accredited as Ecotourism ECO IV certified for 'tourism in natural areas focusing on optimal resources use, conservation practices and helps local communities'.

Our Larapinta Trail Treks are certified ecotourism products by This is because the trips are in a natural area and focus on optimal resources use, leaving minimal impact on the environment and offering interesting ways to learn about the environment. We are acknowledged as an operator that use resources wisely, contributes to conserving the environment and helps local communities. Our products are backed by a strong and well managed commitment to sustainable practices and that we provide high quality nature-based tourism experiences.  






Accredited Tourism Business Australia

The distinctive “tick” logo provides you with an assurance that the tourism business has a proven commitment to the highest quality of service.

All businesses accredited through the Australian Tourism Accreditation Program meet the Australian Tourism Accreditation Standard, ensuring:

- Quality
- Reliability

- Professionalism
- Accuracy in Advertising
- Environmental Practices
- Adherence to a Code of Ethics