Uluru and Kings Canyon 3 Day Premium Camping Experience

$749
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 dine under a million stars!
Check into the Alice Springs YHA and rest up before you begin your outback adventure

Day 1 – Kata Tjuta and Uluru Sunset

It is a bright and early start this morning with a pick up at 6:00am to make the most of the day's journey. The first stop is a working outback camel farm. For the adventurous, you have the chance to go for a wander through the outback from on top of one of these interesting creatures. Next, we we drive towards the National Park where you will see Uluru rise in the distance. You will then head towards the stunning 36 domes that make up Kata Tjuta. After lunch, there will be an amazing hike where you will get to know the area much better. As the sky starts to darken, you will head to the viewing point and take in the breathtaking view of Sunset over Uluru. Enjoy a glass of bubbles and watch “The Rock” change colours before your eyes. Once the sun sets, head to camp to tuck into the famous 1000 star dinner, an outdoor candlelit feast of delicious native food and wine. (L,D)

Day 2 – Uluru Sunrise and Base Walk

It is another early start this morning, but you'll know it's worth it when you watch the fiery Uluru Sunrise. Get an idea of the sheer size of this majestic rock by taking an unguided Base Walk around the mesmerising monolith. You will then link up with our local Indigenous Guide and learn about the cultural significance of this iconic landform. You will take a guided Mala Walk before ending up at the Cultural Centre. There is a chance to buy local Indigenous arts and crafts before heading to an exclusive campsite in Watarrka National Park. (B, L, D)

Day 3 – Kings Canyon Rim Walk and Alice Springs

This morning it is time to get your hiking shoes on and explore the impressive formation of Kings Canyon. You will be left breathless by the sheer beauty of the Canyon as you hike through the Amphitheatre, Lost City, and the North and South Walls and descend into the spectacular Garden of Eden. After this adventurous hike, lunch is a welcomed site. It is back on the bus with a goodbye to the spectacular Red Centre as you head back into Alice Springs. (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
  • 2 Breakfasts, 3 Lunches and 2 Dinners
  • Uluru Sunset drinks
  • 1000 star dinner
  • Exclusive Native Foods menu with Aussie Bush Tucker
  • All entrance and National Park fees included
  • Camp in comfortable permanent tents with shared bathroom facilities
  • Travel in a comfortable air conditioned bus
  • Luggage storage for excess luggage available at Alice Springs YHA
 

Tours depart

Tour departs Alice Springs YHA at 6:00am and arrives back approximately 6:00pm

Tour departs - Daily from Alice Springs.

Package commencement date is from first night of accommodation

Pick up from Ayers 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.  You may bring your own or purchase one for $35.  Please advise at the time of booking if you require a sleeping bag

Prices

From 01 April 2017 until 31 March 2018
Options Nights Price (AUD) Select
Premium Uluru and Kings Canyon 4 $749.00
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 are subject to availability.

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