6 Day Red Centre & Uluru Explorer

"Alice, Kings Canyon & Uluru Package"

Package Price: from $769.00 pp twin share** (refer below for list of prices)
USD $720.00 pp £420.00 pp EU 530.00 pp

*International rates are an indication only. For updated rates, visit Xe.com

Package Includes :

  • 5 nights accommodation
  • 5 days vehicle rental (small 5 door hatch)
Itinerary

Day 1: Arrive in Uluru

Arrive in Uluru and pick up your rental vehicle and drive to Ayers Rock Resort. Spend the morning exploring the natual wonder of this magnificent area. In the afternoon check into your your hotel where you can then take the well defined drive to the sunset viewing area. Take some nibbles and wine with you as you watch the sun sink over the western horizon and bring out the many shades of colour for which Uluru is famous.

Your Travel pack includes specific information and recommendations so you can make the most of your day.

Inclusions: Accommodation (Ayers Rock Resort), Car Rental

Day 2: Exploring Uluru - Kata Tjuta National Park:

A magnificent day exploring the Kata-Tjuta National Park. Spend the morning driving or walking around the base of the rock exploring the many aspects of this amazing monolith. A trip to Uluru is about experiencing and understanding its cultural & spiritual significance. Self Discover or take one of the guided tours that inform about the local flora and fauna, bush foods and the Aboriginal Dreamtime stories.

If you want to take up a guided tour - Choose from the following extra cost options. Option 1) a peaceful 1 hr camel ride over big red sand dunes 2) a hearty sunrise breakfast in an open air dining site and informative talk on local flaura and fauna on a secluded sand dune with 360-degree views 3) A 2hr guided walk of Uluru with local Aboriginal guides who will share ancient bush skills (also includes breakfast) 4) A full guided base walk of Uluru (also includes breakfast)

In the afternoon spend sometime free relaxing by the pool or and exploring the resort's cafe and shopping district.

*** For the Ultimate Uluru Experience ask us to include the famous Sounds of Silence Dinner. Late afternoon you will be picked up and taken to a picturesque spot overlooking Uluru. Sip on a glass of champagne with the sound of a lone didgeridoo filling the air as the sun slowly sets over Uluru. You will then be taken to a private dining setting in the middle of the desert for an unforgettable fine dinning experience that includes a sky show.(Please note extra cost) ***

Your Travel pack includes specific information and recommendations so you can make the most of your full day in Uluru.

Inclusions: Accommodation (Ayers Rock Resort), Car Rental

Day 3: Uluru ( Ayers Rock) to Wattarka (Kings Canyon)

Today spend the morning in Uluru before driving to Kings Canyon - we suggest you travel to the mystical 36 domes of Kata Tjuta. Located 50km away on a sealed road some people consider Kata Tjuta to be even more spectacular than Uluru.

Along the way, stop at a lookout for a panoramic view of the southern side of Kata Tjuta. Continue to the base of Walpa Gorge. Spend some time exploring the gorge and the unusual conglomerate rock formations. The walking trail through Walpa Gorge (2.6km / 1 hr return) follows the natural creek between two of the tallest domes of Kata Tjuta. The other (reccommended) Valley of the Winds walk (7.4km / 3.5 hr return) offers views of the spectacular landscape from two lookout points along the track. Please beware that the Valley of the Winds Walk walk is sometimes steep, rocky and difficult.

Spend the afternoon driving to Kings Canyon. Along the way stop over at the Kings Creek Station, a working cattle/camel station with facilities and the opportunity to experience the outback either by quad (4 whell motorbike), helicopter or camel. You might even try on of their famous Kings Creek camel burgers for lunch. Spend the afternoon exploring the shear cliff walls of Kings Canyon. Choose from the various walks available including the 1.3 km Creek Walk through the Canyon (wheelchair accessible) or the more strenuous 6km Kings Canyon Walk across the top (spectacular).

Your Travel pack includes specific information and recommendations so you can make the most of your day.

Inclusions: Accommodation (Kings Canyon Resort), Car Rental

Day 4: Wattarka (Kings Canyon) to Alice Springs:

An early start gives you an opportunity to do the complete Kings Canyon walk during the coolest part of the day (subject to health and fitness). Spend the middle part of the day driving from Wattarka to Alice Springs. In the afternoon begin exploring the many attractions within Alice. Alice's attractions can be explored as 6 separate discovery trails based on themes. Choose and explore one or more of these themes depending on your interests. The communications theme for example includes the School of the Air (the worlds largest classroom) and the Old Telegraph station. Choos and explore one or more trails that interest you before settling into your accommodation.

Your Travel pack includes specific information and recommendations so you can make the most of your full day in Uluru.

Inclusions: Accommodation (Alice Springs), Car Rental

Day 5: Exploring Alice Springs:

Day 5 gives you the option to sleep in or wake up early to experience sunrise.

Watch the sun rise & the kangaroos, wallabies and kites in their early morning activities. Spend the rest of the day exploring the spectacular gorges and gaps of the West MacDonnell Ranges at your own pace. The road is bitumen all the way till Ormiston Gorge and Glen Helen Lodge. Choose from the 9 attractions depending on your fitness level and interests, before returning to Alice Springs.

Your Travel pack includes specific information and recommendations so you can make the most of your day exploring the wonderful West MacDonnell Ranges.

Inclusions: Accommodation (Alice Springs Resort), Car Rental

Day 6: Depart Alice Springs

A free morning to relax and sleep in or laze about the pool. For the more adventurous take the opportunity to wake up early and experience a sunrise balloon ride (additional cost) before heading to the airport for your departure.

Your Travel pack includes specific information and recommendations so you can make the most of your day. (Package price assumes vehicle will be returned to the Airport at the same time as it was picked up on Day 1).

Inclusions: Car Rental

Package includes: Comprehensive Travel Pack
  • Package comes with a comprehensive travel pack with detailed maps and recommendations including which attractions, what time of day, distances and how long it takes.
  • The pack includes your vouchers and other useful information such as supplier details, food supplies, where and how to get permits and availability of fuel.
  • Created by us based on our extensive knowledge of the outback. Carefully written and road tested so easy to read and invaluable info you will use every day.
  • You receive this travel pack well before travel so you have time to read it and ask us any questions.

Accommodation Summary

Alice Springs

2 nights Alice Springs Resort 4.5 Star standard room with ensuite, pool, bar and restaurant

Ayers Rock Resort

2 nights Ayers Rock Resort Standard room at the Outback Pioneer.

Kings Canyon

1 night Kings Canyon Resort in Rangeview Room with ensuite pool, bar & restaurant

 

 

Car Hire Summary

Small Hatch included in price

5 Days car hire including insurance and unlimited kilometers.
(Toyota Yaris or equivalent)

** Optional 4WD Upgrade**

Hire a Large 4WD (Toyota Prado or equivalent) for an extra
$225pp on top of chosen package

** Upgrade Medium Sedan**

Upgrade to a Medium Sedan (Mitsubishi Lancer or equivalent) for an extra
$25pp on top of chosen package

** Upgrade Large Sedan**

Upgrade to a Large Sedan (Suburu Liberty or equivalent) for an extra $70pp on top of chosen package

Activity Options

Let us know if you would like to include any of the following

Alice - Outback Ballooning

A 30min Balloon Flight Champagne & Nibblies Flight Certificate. Cost $290 Adult

Kings Canyon - Heli Flight

This aerial tour allows you to fully appreciate the scale & grandeur of this spectacular Canyon & the rugged region surrounding it. Cost $95 Adult

Uluru - Sounds of Silence

Dine under a million stars at the award winning Sounds of Silence Dinner at the base of Uluru. Cost $195 Adult $96 Child

Uluru - 40min Scenic Flight

The aerial view puts the size of Uluru & Kata Tjuta (The Olgas) into perspective. Excellent photos Cost $210 Adult.

Uluru - Desert Awakenings

Desert Awakenings takes guests to a secluded sand dune to watch the spectacular sight of sunrise over Uluru and Kata Tjuta. Light breakfast & Flora and Fauna Display Cost: $168 Adult $130 Child

Uluru - Cultural Tour

This sunrise tour is a guided Aboriginal tour of Uluru including breakfast at the culture centre. Cost: $135 Adult $68 Child

Uluru - Camel Ride

Experience Sunrise or Sunset with a peaceful 1 hr camel ride over big red sand dunes includes Billy tea and Bush Damper (sunrise) tasty snacks and glass of alcohol (sunset) Cost: $125 pp

Uluru - Complete Base Walk

Understand the natural and cultural significance of Uluru on this complete base walk. This tour begins before sunrise takes 5 hours slow walk the 9.4km (or 6 mile) Cost $149 Adult $121 Child

Pricing: 6 Day Red Centre & Uluru Explorer

  • $889.00 pp twin share** Travel between 1 July, 2014 to 30 November, 2014
  • $769.00 pp twin share** Travel between 1 December, 2014 to 31 March, 2015
  • $755.00 pp twin share** Travel between 1 April, 2015 to 30 June, 2015

Package Summary

Package Description 6 Days - 5 nights Red Centre accommodation & car hire special
Valid Travel between 1st July 2014 to 30 June, 2015
Departs Traveller to organise his/her own flights to & from the Northern Territory.
Travelers Obligation Accommodation & car hire only. (does not include any airfares)
Pricing Small Hatch ( Toyota Yaris or equivalent )

I have some Questions or would like to tweak this package so it better suits me!

If you have any questions or would like to discuss any changes, email info@uluru.com or call us on 1300 559 390 (within Australia). +61 1300 559 390 (anywhere from Overseas).

For example you may want to

  • Upgrade to the 4WD so you can drive between Alice and Kings Canyon on the Mereenie Loop Road which also means you can explore the West MacDonnell Ranges along the way.
  • Change the itinerary to spend more nights in Alice or Kings Canyon or Uluru
  • Change the itinerary so you start in Alice and finish in Uluru or Alice back to Alice even - Just let us know!
  • Find out the price for more than just 2 adults travelling.
  • Prebook popular tours eg add a sunset tour to the evening of day 3 or a sunrise tour to the morning of day 5
  • Upgrade accommodation eg upgrade to Desert Gardens, Emu Walks or Sails in the Desert
  • Any other Questions or changes you may have in mind

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  • send us an email at info@uluru.com or
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