Explore Australia's Red Centre on this 4-day camping tour departing from Ayers Rock and finishing in Ayers Rock. You'll visit Uluru and embark on a base walk around the iconic Uluru before enjoying the stunning sunset. Rise early the next morning and watch an amazing sunrise before visiting Kata Tjuta for a hike through the red sandstone domes. On day three visit the fabulous Kings Canyon for a three hour hike before finishing in Alice Springs. You will stay one night at the YHA in a six share dorm. On Day four you will join the transfer bus at 5.30am and be dropped off at either Ayers Rock Airport or Ayers Rock Resort by 11.30am. You'll travel by a comfortable 21-seat air-conditioned bus, camp out in swags under the outback sky for two nights, and travel with an experienced guide.
What You'll Get
Day 1: Uluru Base walk and Sunset (L, D) You will be picked at the front of Uluru (Ayers Rock Airport) or the Ayers Rock Resort in Yulara from 12:00pm. Your first destination is Uluru. Take in the breath taking sight of Uluru the world’s largest rock. You then have time to complete an Uluru base walk around Uluru. See beautiful sites such as the Mala Walk, Mutijulu Waterhole and Aboriginal Cave Paintings. Spend the night at the Ayers Rock Campground with toilets and showers after having dinner watching the sunset over Uluru.
Day 2: Kata Tjuta & Uluru Sunrise (B, L, D) Feel the spiritual significance on a guided walk through to the Valley of the Winds at Kata Tjuta. Be shown bush tucker along the hike before heading to the Aboriginal Cultural Centre where you can listen to tales from the 'Tjukurpa' Dreamtime. Spend the night at the historic Kings Creek Station with toilets and showers, 12.5-miles (20km) from Kings Canyon.
Day 3: Kings Canyon (Meals - B,L) Enjoy a three hour guided hike through the sandstone domes of the Lost City. Visit the many Amphitheatres, North & South Walls and the beautiful Garden of Eden. Stop on the way back to Alice Springs for an optional camel ride at the camel farm. You will arrive back in Alice Springs at approximately 5.00pm. You will spend one night at the YHA Alice Springs (included in package in a 6 share mix dorm room). Back to civilization, get cleaned up and meet your guide for dinner and a couple of beers at The Rock Bar at 7.00pm (optional expense).
Day 4: Transfer Bus from Alice Springs to Ayers Rock (Uluru) Airport
Transfer from YHA Alice Springs at 5:30am back to the Ayers Rock (Uluru) Airport. You have a 6 hour bus trip to Ayers Rock (Uluru) Airport and will arrive at 11:30am.
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Please bring a small bag, sturdy walking shoes, a torch, a hat, sunscreen, 2 water bottles, towel, swimmers, toiletries, camera and sunglasses. Warm clothes for the winter and comfortable light fitting clothes for the summer
- Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
- Minimum age of 18 years
- This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travelers
- 2-nights camping
- Overnight accommodation at the YHA Alice Springs in a 6 share mix dorm (upgrade options are available for an additional price)
- Transport by air-conditioned bus
- Meals as per itinerary (B=breakfast, L=lunch, D=dinner)
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
- AU$25 Uluru parking fee (payable at the time of tour check-in)
- Sleeping bags (can be hired for AU$20 for the tour
Ayers Rock Resort
Ayers Rock Airport
On Day 4 we will drop you off at Ayers Rock Resort or Ayers Rock Airport (Uluru) by 1.30am
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The Fine Print
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