Uluru Rock Tour from Alice Springs - 3 days

The Rock Tour

Our most popular Red Centre Package! Stay at the most central backpackers in Alice Springs before departing on a fantastic 3 day tour, taking in the breathtaking highlights of the majestic Uluru, Kata Tjuta and Kings Canyon.

Day 1 - Kings Canyon

After a pick up from the YHA the first destination in Kings Canyon. Enjoy a 3 hour hike through the amazing sandstone domes and sheer cliff faces. There is even a chance of a swim in the Garden of Eden for the brave. The next stop is Curtain Springs where you will Bush Camp for the night. Enjoy a camp oven diner, relax around the fire and look at the beautiful night sky. (L, D)

Day 2 - Kata Tjuta and Uluru Sunset

Today starts off with the Valley of the Winds walk at Kata Tjuta where you can experience bush tucker. Next is a visit the Aboriginal Cultural Centre to learn about this amazing culture. It is then time to experience Uluru on The Mala Walk with an experience guide. The day finishes with a sunset dinner at Uluru where you can see the rock changing colour before your eyes. Tonight you will camp at Ayers Rock Campground with toilets and shower facilities. (B,L,D)

Day 3 - Uluru Sunrise

Its worth the early start to see the sunrise over Uluru. You will experience the sheer size of the World's Largest Rock with a walk around the base. On the journey home there is a chance for an optional camel ride. You will be dropped back at the Alice Springs YHA in the early evening. (B,L)

Pick up OR drop off at Ayres Rock Resort may be available on request. Please check with alicesprings@yha.com.au or 08 8952 8855 prior to booking


  • Stay right in the centre of town at the Alice Springs YHA.  2 nights multi-share accommodation (pre and post-tour)
  • 3 day / 2 night Rock Tour with an experienced tour guide
  • Pick up from the Alice Springs YHA
  • All meals whilst on tour beginning with lunch and day 1 and finishing with lunch on day 3
  • Tour departs DAILY
  • Includes all entrance fees and sightseeing except those listed
  • Includes all camping equipment except those listed
  • First night is bush camping, sleeping in swags around the fire. Second night Yulura campgrounds, toilets and shower  facilities available
  • Option to start or finish tour at Ayers Rock (Please contact Alice Springs YHA for details)
  • Upgrades to private rooms available upon request



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