Tour the sites of Alice Springs, see the West MacDonnell and James Ranges, Uluru and Kata Tjuta, stop at Kings Creek Station for breakfast also enjoy the Uluru Sunrise and Base Tour.
Standard and Superior Accommodation upgrades available on request
|Start||Alice Springs @ 07.30 am|
|Finish||Ayers Rock @ 12.00 pm|
Travelling south you'll stop to visit a camel farm where there's time for a ride on one of these 'ships of the desert' (own expense) and later stop to view majestic Atila (Mt. Conner), before arriving at Ayers Rock Resort.
This afternoon join your Driver Guide for a tour around the base of Uluru. Continue to the Kuniya Walk, where you'll be escorted to the Mutitjulu Waterhole. View ancient rock art and learn about the Aboriginal and European history of the area. Visit the Uluru - Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre. Late afternoon witness the striking colour changes of Uluru at sunset while enjoying nibbles and sparkling wine.
Hotel: Outback Pioneer Hotel (Budget), Desert Gardens Hotel (Standard) or Sails in the Desert Hotel (Superior), Ayers Rock Resort, 2 nights
ADD-ON ULURU BARBECUE DINNER
$136 adult$68 child
After sunset, join us under the stars at our exclusive venue. Enjoy sparkling wine on arrival, then dine on a menu of steak, lamb sausages, chicken skewers and garlic prawns, salads and a tasty dessert. All accompanied by a selection of wines, beers and soft drinks. There's time for stargazing too (weather permitting).
Drive through sandhill country towards Kings Canyon, stopping for breakfast at Kings Creek Station. Make the rocky climb to the rim of the canyon and be rewarded with marvellous views of Watarrka National Park. Alternatively, you may wish to explore the boulder-strewn canyon creek bed, an easier walk. After lunch (own expense) return to Ayers Rock Resort.
Included Meals: Breakfast
Watch the gorgeous sunrise at Uluru then travel to the mystical domes of Kata Tjuta (the Olgas). On the way enjoy panoramic views of the southern side of Kata Tjuta before arriving at the base of Walpa Gorge. Spend time exploring the gorge and the unusual conglomerate rock formations. The walking trail through Walpa Gorge follows the natural creek bed between two of the tallest domes of Kata Tjuta.
Return to Ayers Rock Resort before transferring to Ayers Rock Airport for your onward flight (flights to depart after 12.30pm).
Low to moderate level of fitness required: