Adelaide to Alice Springs 6-day Rock Patrol

Adelaide to Alice Springs
  • Adelaide to Alice Springs
  • Adelaide to Alice Springs 6-day Rock Patrol

Day 1: An early start via the Clare Valley into the Southern Flinders Ranges. After lunch hike Dutchman's Stern for stunning views of the surrounding ranges and plains. Tonight we camp at Stony Creek .

Day 2: Head to Coober Pedy. Take a tour of a mine and check out some of the town's unique underground attractions. Tonight, sleep like the locals - underground.

Day 3: We head towards Uluru setting up camp at Ayers Rock Resort Campground, we go out for our first Uluru sunset. It's awesome!

Day 4: Enjoy a walk around the base of Uluru, learning about the Aboriginal people at the Cultural Centre. After lunch, relax and soak up the magic of Uluru.

Day 5: Breakfast at Kata Tjuta (The Olgas), then hike the majestic Valley of the Winds with its incredibly ancient rock formations. Overnight is by the bar and swimming pool at Kings Creek Station.

Day 6: Walk Kings Canyon to experience the fantastic views of the gorge, huge sandstone walls and the immense canyon floor. The cool water hole in the Garden of Eden is just so special. After lunch we cruise into Alice Springs.

Tour departs Adelaide Central YHA at 6.30am every Tuesday and Saturday (all year) plus Thursdays from December to March.

Sleeping bags available for hire at $20. Please advise if hire is required at the time of booking.

Please advise if you have any special dietary requirements.


  • Package includes two nights multi-share accommodation, one night FREE at Adelaide Central YHA before the tour, and one night at Alice Springs YHA after the tour.
  • 6 day/5 night Rock Patrol tour with Groovy Grape, including accommodation, 5 breakfasts, 6 lunches, 5 dinners, National Park Fees and all activities except for optional tours
  • Pick up at Adelaide Central YHA and drop off at Alice Springs YHA included.
  • Tour operated by Groovy Grape

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Amendments are subject to availability.

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