Hike, climb and explore Uluru, Kata Tjuta and Kings Canyon while you absorb the fascinating information given to you by your experienced tour guide. This 3 day adventure includes private campsites where you can sleep under the clearest stars in the Outback.
Day 1 (Lunch*, Dinner)
Uluru – Optional Camel Ride – Base Walk / Climb at Uluru – Cultural Centre – Sunset at Uluru – Ayers Rock private campsite
If joining in Alice Springs you’ll be picked up from 4.50am (exact time depends on where you’re staying, central accommodation only) and make the journey to Ayers Rock to meet your fellow travellers (pick ups are from Ayers Rock Airport and Ayers Rock Resort at 12.55 or 13.55 depending on season).
On arrival to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park you’ll visit a camel farm and have the option to discover life on top of one of the region’s earliest forms of transport. In the afternoon you’ll embark on an interpretive base walk of Uluru; those choosing to climb will have the opportunity to do so (weather permitting). Visit the Cultural Centre before watching the ever changing colours of Uluru at sunset. After dinner, some stories and stargazing, it’s time for a good night’s rest at your private campsite.
*Lunch is only included for passengers beginning their tour in Alice Springs. Passengers starting in Ayers Rock will need to have eaten prior to pick up.
Day 2 (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Uluru / Kata Tjuta Sunrise – Kata Tjuta – Kings Creek Station private campsite
Your guide will wake you bright and early to experience a unforgettable Uluru sunrise, early mornings being such a magical time in the desert. Then it’s a short drive to Kata Tjuta (the Olgas), an aboriginal word for “many heads”, to explore its domes of which there are 36 in total. Pull on your hiking boots and take the Valley of the Winds walk through creek beds, domes and beautiful wilderness. After lunch, it’s farewell to Uluru – Kata Tjuta National Park as you travel to Kings Creek Station to spend the night at your private camp.
Day 3 (Breakfast, Lunch)
Watarrka (Kings Canyon) National Park – Alice Springs
You’ll visit the Watarrka (Kings Canyon) National Park, home of a mighty chasm with sheer red rock faces which soar over 100 metres above lush palm forests. The rim of Kings Canyon is a 6km round trip walk and you will visit the Amphitheatre, Lost City and tranquil Garden of Eden. After your final meal you begin your journey back to Alice Springs, arriving back at around 5.30pm.