Uluru and Kings Canyon 3 Day Premium Camping Experience

$457
per person

NT

Enjoy the best that The Red Centre has to offer. Travel to the heart-stopping world of Uluru, Kata Tjuta and Kings Canyon, and sleep under a million stars!
Check into the Alice Springs YHA and rest up before beginning your outback adventure

Day 1 – Alice Springs to Uluru

It is a bright and early start this morning with a pick up at 5:45am to make the most of our journey. Arriving into Uluru National Park we stop for lunch and plan our afternoon adventure. Depending on the weather you can choose how you would like to experience Uluru.

Immerse yourself in the local Indigenous culture of the Anangu People with a visit to the Cultural centre. This includes an informative guided walk of the Mala walk and Mutitjulu Waterhole. Or perhaps you would prefer to tackle the full 10km Uluru Base Walk unguided, a great way to experience the full scale of this special ‘rock’. There is also the option for the Uluru climb unguided, weather permitting. (Please note Uluru is a sacred site and the Anangu people ask visitors to respect their culture by not climbing Uluru.

To finish a remarkable experience, we enjoy the Uluru sunset the best way possible, with a glass of sparkling wine in our hand. After this magical experience we head to our campsite for a hot shower and a hearty meal. Depending on your mood you can choose to sleep in a permanent 4 share safari tent (bunk beds) or in an Aussie Swag under millions of outback stars. (L,D)

Day 2 – Uluru Sunrise and Kata Tjuta to Kings Canyon

It is another early start this morning but it is worth it as we journey to our special spot to view the beautiful Uluru Sunrise. Once the sun is up we make our way to Kata Tjuta for a spectacular guided walk through the Valley of the Winds. Back at camp we say farewell to Uluru over lunch before we move out and continue the journey to our remote bush campsite in the Watarrka National Park. Freshen up with a hot shower and fill your belly with an authentic Aussie BBQ. Rest up after a big day in our permanent 4 share safari tent (bunk beds) or let the outback stars lure you to sleep in your Aussie swag. (B, L, D)

Day 3 – Kings Canyon Rim Walk and Alice Springs

There is no other place like Kings Canyon. We embark on the guided Kings Canyon Rim Walk and experience spectacular views of gorges and towering vertical walls. We stop at the Natural Amphitheatre, North and South walls and the exotic Garden of Eden.

Unfortunately after lunch it is time to hit the road again and head back to Alice Springs. Check into the Alice Springs YHA for your final night and dream of your amazing outback experience. (B, L)

Australia is a beautiful and remote place. While it is our intention to follow the itinerary as described, on occasion it may be necessary or desirable to make changes due to weather conditions and cultural significance.

Inclusions

  • Package includes 2 nights multishare accommodation at Alice Springs YHA. 1 night before and 1 night after your tour
  • 3 Day Uluru & Kings Canyon tour with, with an experienced and friendly tour guide
  • Pick up and drop off at Alice Springs YHA
  • All meals and drinking water on tour
  • Sparkling wine at Uluru sunset
  • All entrance and National Park fees included
  • Camp in permanent tents or under the stars in swags
  • Quality swags included
  • Shower and toilet facilities on both nights
  • Travel in a comfortable air conditioned bus
  • Uluru National Park Fee Included
  • Luggage storage for excess luggage available at Alice Springs YHA

Tours depart

Tour departs Alice Springs YHA at 5:45am and arrives back approximately 5:30pm

Tour departs - Daily from Alice Springs.

Package commencement date is from first night of accommodation

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

Options

Sleeping bags are required for this tour.  They are available for hire for $20, paid direct to your guide or you can bring your own.  Please advise at the time of booking if you require sleeping bag hire

Prices

From 01 April 2016 until 31 March 2017
Options Nights Price (AUD) Select
Uluru and Kings Canyon 4 $440.00
Some price options may not be available and Tours & Activities must be booked at least five days prior to the end of their current season and not more than six months in advance.
From 01 April 2017 until 31 March 2018
Options Nights Price (AUD) Select
Uluru and Kings Canyon 4 $457.00
Some price options may not be available and Tours & Activities must be booked at least five days prior to the end of their current season and not more than six months in advance.

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Amendments:

Each amendment (not cancellation) to the original booking, after confirmation will incur a fee of A$25 per person and per amendment.

Amendments are subject to availability.

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