This 4 day journey highlights the unique natural sights and sounds of the Australian outback including Ayers Rock, The Olgas and Kings Canyon. Enjoy the sunrise and sunset of the Uluru also sparkling wine on arrival then dine on a menu of a variety of Australian meats and salads and a tasty dessert.
|Start||Ayers Rock @ 03.00 pm|
|Finish||Alice Springs @ 06.00 pm|
On arrival at Ayers Rock Airport you'll be transferred to the resort (flights to arrive prior to 3.00pm).
This afternoon enjoy a leisurely drive out to Kata Tjuta (the Olgas). Admire the view of the central valley of the domes of Kata Tjuta and witness a magnificent outback sunset while enjoying sparkling wine.
Hotel: Outback Pioneer Hotel (Budget),
Desert Gardens Hotel (Standard) or
Sails in the Desert Hotel (Superior), Ayers Rock Resort, 2 nights.
Rise early to watch the sunrise over Kata Tjuta (the Olgas) with Uluru in the distance. Your Driver Guide will then escort you on a 2-3 hour walk at Valley of the Winds. This afternoon travel around the base of Uluru as your Driver Guide provides commentary about the numerous sacred sites. Continue by coach to the Kuniya Walk where your Driver Guide will escort you to the beautiful Mutitjulu Waterhole. Later visit the Uluru - Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre.
In the late afternoon you'll travel to the Uluru sunset viewing area. Witness the striking colour changes of Uluru while enjoying nibbles and sparkling wine. After sunset continue to our exclusive barbecue venue. Enjoy sparkling wine on arrival then dine on a menu of a variety of Australian meats and salads and a tasty dessert. All accompanied by a selection of wines, beers and soft drinks. There's even time for stargazing.
Included Meals: Breakfast, Dinner
Travel to the Uluru sunrise viewing area and watch the first sunlight of the day creep across the desert plains. In the early afternoon you'll travel through spectacular desert scenery on your way to Kings Canyon.
Hotel: Kings Canyon Resort, Standard Rooms (Budget or Standard)
or Kings Canyon Resort, Deluxe Spa Rooms (Superior)
This morning join a guided climb to the rim of Kings Canyon for marvellous views of Watarrka National Park. The hike is recommended for those with a good level of fitness. Or, you may wish to take an easier, shorter walk to explore the boulder strewn canyon creek bed. Afterwards, travel to Alice Springs, where your short break concludes.
As this Short Break concludes after 7.00pm, accommodation will need to be pre-booked for tonight.