Visit Alice Springs Desert Park, Valley of the Winds, Mutitjulu Waterhole and Kings Canyon on this 4 Day Alice Springs, Ayers Rock and Kings Canyon Desert Explorer. Accommodation options are available.
Standard and Superior upgrades available on request
|Start||Alice Springs @ 07.30 am|
|Finish||Alice Springs @ 07.30 pm|
** As this Short Break departs at 7.00am, accommodation will need to be pre-booked for the previous night.
Travelling south from Alice Springs you'll visit a camel farm, where there is time for a short ride (own expense). Later, stop to view Atila (Mt. Conner) before arriving at Ayers Rock Resort.
This afternoon travel to the mystical domes of Kata Tjuta (the Olgas) to take in a magnificent sunset while enjoying gourmet canapés and Australian wine.
Hotel: Outback Pioneer Hotel (Budget)
Desert Gardens Hotel (Standard) or
Sails in the Desert Hotel (Superior),
Ayers Rock Resort, 2 nights.
Watch the gorgeous sunrise at Uluru, then travel to Kata Tjuta and on to Walpa Gorge. Spend time exploring the gorge and the unusual rock formations.
This afternoon join your Driver Guide for a drive 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 Uluru. Visit the Uluru - Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre. Late afternoon witness the striking colour changes of Uluru at sunset with nibbles and sparkling wine. After sunset, join us under the stars at our exclusive venue. Enjoy sparkling wine then dine on a menu of steak, lamb sausages, chicken skewers, garlic prawns and a selection of fresh salads and a tasty dessert. There's time for stargazing too (weather permitting).
After a morning at leisure, drive through sand hill country to Kings Canyon.
Hotel: Kings Canyon Resort,
Standard Rooms (Budget or Standard) or
Kings Canyon Resort, Deluxe Spa Rooms (Superior), Kings Canyon.
Climb to the rim of Kings Canyon for marvellous views of Watarrka National Park or explore the boulder-strewn canyon creek bed, an easier, shady walk. Travel back to Alice Springs, where your short break concludes.
As this Short Break concludes after 7.00pm, accommodation will need to be pre-booked for the night.
Low to moderate level of fitness required: