Alice Springs to Kings Canyon tour highlights include Kata Tjuta and Kings Canyon, travel to Uluru and view the beautiful Sunset whilst enjoying a glass of complimentary wine
Standard and Superior upgrades are available on request.
|Start||Alice Springs @ 7.30 am|
|Finish||Alice Springs @ 7.00 pm|
As this Short Break departs at 7.00am, accommodation will need to be pre-booked for the previous night.
Travelling south you'll stop to visit a camel farm where there is time for a short camel ride (own expense). Later, stop to view Atila (Mt. Conner), often mistaken for Uluru, 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, travel to the Uluru sunset viewing area. Witness and photograph 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.
** Optional Experience
ADD-ON ULURU BARBECUE DINNER
FROM $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 a breakfast at Kings Creek Station. Climb to the rim of the canyon for marvellous views of Watarrka National Park (for those with a good level of fitness). Continue the 3 hour walk around the canyon with your guide and learn about its geology. Alternatively, enjoy a more leisurely 1.5 hour walk along the boulder-strewn canyon creek bed. Travel to Alice Springs, where your short break concludes.
Included Meals: Breakfast
As this Short Break concludes after 7.00pm, accommodation will need to be pre-booked for tonight.
Low to moderate level of fitness required: