Uluru, Watarrka National Park & The Alice

5 Day Guided Holiday

(Tour Code FTAATUWA)

Itinerary

Day 1: Welcome to Uluru (Ayers Rock) – Uluru Base Tour & Sunset

On arrival at Ayers Rock Airport you will be transferred to the resort (flights to arrive prior to 1.30pm).
This afternoon travel around the base of Uluru in comfort as your Driver Guide provides commentary about the numerous sacred sites and features to be found at Uluru. Continue by coach to the Kuniya Walk where your Driver Guide will escort you to the beautiful Mutitjulu Waterhole. Later visit the Uluru – Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre. In the late afternoon witness the striking colour changes of Uluru at sunset while enjoying nibbles and sparkling wine.

Hotel: Outback Pioneer Hotel (Budget), Desert Gardens Hotel (Standard) or Sails in the Desert Hotel (Superior), Ayers Rock Resort.

Day 2: Uluru Sunrise – Kata Tjuta (the Olgas) – Kings Canyon

Rise early to travel to the Uluru sunrise viewing area to watch the first rays of the sun set the Red Centre alight. Then travel to the mystical domes of Kata Tjuta. On the way enjoy panoramic views of the southern side of Kata Tjuta before arriving at the base of Walpa Gorge. Spend some time exploring the gorge and the unusual conglomerate rock formations.
In the early afternoon travel to Kings Canyon.

Hotel: Kings Canyon Resort, Standard Rooms (Budget or Standard) or Kings Canyon Resort, Deluxe Spa Rooms (Superior), Kings Canyon.

Day 3: Kings Canyon – Alice Springs 

This morning join a guided climb to the rim of Kings Canyon for marvellous views of Watarrka National Park. The hike is recommended for those with a good level of fitness. Or, you may wish to take an easier, shorter walk to explore the boulder strewn canyon creek bed. Travel through beautiful desert landscapes on your way to Alice Springs. 

Hotel: Aurora Alice Springs (Budget), Doubletree by Hilton Alice Springs (Standard) or Chifley Alice Springs Resort (Superior), Alice Springs, 2 nights.

Day 4: Alice Springs 

Rise early for your transfer to the Alice Springs Desert Park. You’ll have free time to explore the park at leisure. This afternoon tour 'The Alice', including a visit to the historic Telegraph Station. Visit the Royal Flying Doctor Service and the School of the Air. 

Day 5: Farewell from Alice Springs 

Your short break concludes this morning. You’ll be transferred to Alice Springs Airport for your onward flight (flights anytime).

Departures Daily (Apr-Nov & Mar) 2:30pm, Mon./Wed/& Fri. (Dec-Feb) 3:00pm 2017/2018

Adult Twin Budget From   $1175
Single Budget From  $1605
Adult Twin Standard From   $1199
Single Standard From  $1655
Adult Twin Superior From   $1385
Single Superior From  $2019

National Park entry fee is included.