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Priced from $2095

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$2705

Single traveller

$1885

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    Alice Springs Desert Park


Tour code: NUA

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An iconic bucket list experience through the Red Centre! Join a Be My Guest dinner with the Falzon Family in Alice Springs, climb awe-inspiring Kings Canyon, learn the secrets of the desert at Alice Springs Desert Park with an Aboriginal guide, and view ancient rock art and wondrous Uluru and Kata Tjuta Red Centre sunsets.

Itinerary

1 April 2017 - 31 March 2018 ?
Day 1-2
Welcome to Ayers Rock & Kata Tjuta (the Olgas)
Day 1: Welcome to Ayers Rock

On arrival in Ayers Rock you’ll be transferred to your hotel. Join your Travel Director and fellow travellers this afternoon and toast the beginning of your trip and the spectacular Uluru sunset with nibbles and sparkling wine at a welcome reception.

Day 2: Kata Tjuta (the Olgas)

See the Red Centre set alight by the morning’s first rays of sunlight. After sunrise tour the base of Uluru. Enjoy a guided walk with your Travel Director to Mutitjulu Waterhole. You’ll view Aboriginal rock paintings as your Travel Director interprets their meaning and significance. You’ll also learn about the flora, fauna and cultural traditions of traditional owners, the Anangu. Visit Uluru – Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre where there is time to purchase some locally made Aboriginal art. This afternoon visit the spectacular domes of Kata Tjuta (the Olgas) and walk through Walpa Gorge, following the natural creek-bed between two of the main domes. Take in a magnificent outback sunset at Kata Tjuta while you enjoy sparkling wine and nibbles.

Hotel: Desert Gardens Hotel, Ayers Rock Resort, 2 nights

Included Meals: Day 2: Breakfast

Day 3
Ayers Rock – Kings Canyon

Travel to Kings Canyon Resort. On the way, marvel at Atila (Mt. Conner), the ‘forgotten wonder of Central Australia’ and stop for a lunch break at Kings Creek Station. Originally vacant crown land, the station now runs cattle and is the largest exporter of wild camels in Australia. Learn the intriguing story of owners, Ian and Lynn Conway, and their dedication to Aboriginal children in the region’s remote communities. Now get ready for spectacular sightseeing. You’re off on a 6km rim walk exploration of Kings Canyon, which will reward you with marvellous views of Watarrka National Park, where you’ll be able to see as far as the horizon and get a real feel for the grand scale of this natural wonder. An easier walk along the boulderstrewn canyon floor is also available.

Hotel: Kings Canyon Resort

Included Meals: Breakfast, Dinner with wine

Day 4-5
Kings Canyon – Alice Springs
Day 4: Kings Canyon – Alice Springs

Today you’ll journey to Alice Springs. Travel across vast cattle properties and get a feel for just how expansive the Outback is. In Alice Springs visit the historic Telegraph Station, established in 1872. It first served as one of 12 stations positioned along the Overland Telegraph Line that stretches 3000km to relay messages between Adelaide and Darwin. Top off the day at Anzac Hill for panoramic views over Alice Springs.

Day 5: Aboriginal Culture

Aboriginal Cultural Icon Learn about the life and survival of the Arrernte People, including the search for water, bush food, and kinship, from a local Aboriginal guide at Alice Springs Desert Park. Visit the Nocturnal House and enjoy a captivating Birds of Prey presentation. Continue to the Royal Flying Doctor Service and learn how the facility brings first class health services to people living in the bush. Be My Guest Dining Icon Join Joe, Dan, Tommy and Ben Falzon for a home cooked gourmet Be My Guest BBQ dinner at Earth Sanctuary World Nature Centre. Share stories of ecology, culture and astronomy with the Falzon family and they may even lead you in a sing-a-long, accompanied by the didgeridoo and guitar. It will be a night to remember!

Hotel: Chifley Alice Springs Resort, 2 nights

Included Meals: Day 4: Breakfast. Day 5: Breakfast, Be My Guest dinner

Day 6
Farewell from Alice Springs

Your trip through the Red Centre concludes after breakfast. You’ll be transferred to Alice Springs Airport for your onward flight.

Included Meals: Breakfast

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6 Day Guided Vacation

Tour departs from Uluru (Ayers Rock) and returns to Alice Springs

Highlights

  • Enjoy wine & nibbles at the awesome Uluru sunset
  • Marvel at the inspiring Uluru sunrise
  • Discover the sacred sites, rock art & waterholes of Uluru
  • Explore the 36 mystical domes of Kata Tjuta
  • Climb Kings Canyon
  • Learn about Aboriginal culture & native wildlife at Alice Springs Desert Park Aboriginal Cultural Icon
  • Meet the Falzon family at Earth Sanctuary for a Be My Guest dinner Be My Guest Dining Icon
  • Visit the historic Alice Springs Telegraph Station & Royal Flying Doctor Service
  • Experienced Travel Director and Driver Guide

Inclusions

  • Quality accommodation
  • Travel by luxury coach
  • Airport transfers (see flight information below)

Dining

  • Full buffet breakfasts (5)
  • Be My Guest dinner (1)
  • Dinner with wine (1)

Flight Information

Any flights referred to in the itinerary are at the client’s expense and are not included in the land content price.

Day 1   Flights to arrive prior to 3.00pm
into Ayers Rock Airport
Day 6   Flights to depart anytime
from Alice Springs Airport

What to bring

  • Comfortable walking shoes
  • Sunglasses, sunscreen and hat
  • Water bottle
  • Camera
  • Jacket in cooler months

Ways to Save

Departures from 1 April 2017
Early payment discount
Pay by 14 April 2017    Save up to $210
Pay by 02 June 2017    Save up to $155
Pay by 31 July 2017    Save up to $105
 
Kings Club early payment discount
Pay by 14 April 2017    Save up to $315
Pay by 02 June 2017    Save up to $260
Pay by 31 July 2017    Save up to $210
 
Triple share    Save up to $105
Kings Club    Save up to $105

All savings are per person.

Quality accommodation

Your Guided Holiday includes a range of quality accommodation for your comfort.

The accommodation you will enjoy on this tour includes:

  • Desert Gardens Hotel
    Yulara Dr, Yulara, NT 0872

    Ayers Rock Resort, 2 nights

    • Reception at Desert Gardens
    • Arnguli Grill dining option at Desert Gardens
    • Superior Room at Desert Gardens
    • Swimming Pool at Desert Gardens

    Voyages Desert Gardens Hotel is centrally located to all resort and touring facilities and offers a range of accommodation, from shaded poolside rooms to deluxe rooms overlooking the desert.

    Please Note: Desert Gardens is undergoing refurbishments to their Garden View Rooms and restaurant area. Completion of refurbishments to their Garden View Rooms will be May 2016 and the restaurant until March 2017.

    • Features
    • Air Conditioning
    • Radio
    • Iron / Ironing Board
    • Private veranda or courtyard
    • Heater
    • Hair dryer
    • ISD/STD phone
    • Mini Bar
    • In-room safe
    • In-house movies
    • Coffee/tea making facilities
  • Kings Canyon Resort
    Luritja Road, Watarrka National Park, NT 0872

    • Kings Canyon Resort - Exterior
    • Kings Canyon Resort - Exterior
    • Kings Canyon Resort - Aerial

    Retreat to the luxury of Kings Canyon Resort after an active day of hiking through the rugged terrain of Watarrka National Park. The sensitively designed property is located in Watarrka National Park, just nine kilometres from Kings Canyon. Naturally, the Kings Canyon Resort has been built to blend in harmoniously with the surround.

    • Features
    • Ensuite
    • Shower
    • Air-conditioning
    • Wi-Fi
    • Direct Dial Telephone
    • Insect screens
    • Hairdryer
    • Tea & Coffee Facilities
    • Blankets
    • Refrigerator
    • Iron / Ironing Board
  • Chifley Alice Springs Resort
    34 Stott Terrace, Alice Springs NT 0870

    2 nights

    • Barra on Todd Restaurant at Chifley Alice Springs
    • Swimming Pool at Chifley Alice Springs Resort
    • Superior Room at Chifley Alice Springs Resort
    • Reception area at Chifley Alice Springs Resort

    Situated on the banks of the famous Todd River, Chifley® Hotel Alice Springs offers spectacular views of the towering River Red Gum. Well-manicured lush green lawns of the hotel create a relaxing atmosphere, letting you soak in the Australian Outback charm in the Northern Territory (NT).

    • Features
    • Air Conditioning
    • Hair Dryer
    • Coffee/tea making facilities
    • Radio
    • Iron / Ironing Board
    • Internet Access
    • Phone
    • Mini Bar
    • Hair dryer

Experience more on your holiday

To ensure your holiday is filled with memorable experiences, we have included a range of quality Optional Excursions for you to choose from and partake in, if you wish, during your holiday. We understand that everyone is an individual, and have therefore allowed some free time for you to experience different types of touring. These have not been included in the tour fare as we realise they may not appeal to all people. Our selection of optional excursions include scenic flights, helicopter rides, cruises, dinners, ballooning, fishing trips, four wheel drive tours, cultural experiences, and even camel riding.


Experiences available between 1 April 2017 - 31 March 2018

Ayers Rock Scenic Flights (Ayers Rock)

Adult Price: From AUD 120.00

Ayers Rock Scenic Flights

Choose from a range of scenic flights over the Red Centre in a fixed wing aircraft.

  • 40 Minute Uluru and Kata Tjuta Scenic Flight
    – AUD$240 per adult
  • 60 Minute Uluru, Kata Tjuta and Lake Amadeus Scenic Flight
    – AUD$375 per adult
  • 120 Minute Uluru, Kata Tjuta, Lake Amadeus and Kings Canyon Scenic Flight
    – AUD$575 per adult
  • 20 Minute Uluru Only Scenic Flight
    – AUD$120 per adult

Ayers Rock Helicopter Flights (Ayers Rock)

Adult Price: From AUD 150.00

Ayers Rock Helicopter Flights

Experience a scenic helicopter flight over the Red Centre. Choose from a number of flight options for a birds eye view of Uluru, Kata Tjuta and more!

  • 15 Minute Ayers Rock Flight
    – AUD$150 per adult (min 2 passengers)
  • 30 Minute Ayers Rock and Olgas Flight
    – AUD$285 per adult (min 2 passengers)
  • 36 Minute Ayers Rock Grand View
    – AUD$320 per adult (min 2 passengers)

Field of Light Sunrise (Ayers Rock)FIND OUT MORE

Adult Price: AUD 69.00

Field of Light Sunrise

With just enough time for some background commentary on the internationally renowned artist Bruce Munro, you will arrive very excited to see his latest artistic endeavour. Arriving in complete darkness, you will be able to enjoy the 50,000 spheres of light in the desert, before making your way up the hill to the Field of Light sunrise viewing viewing area.

Uluru Motorcycle Tours (Ayers Rock)

Adult Price: From AUD 139.00

Uluru Motorcycle Tours

Enjoy the thrill of a hot lap around Uluru or even travel a little further on the back of a motorcycle. Whatever blows your hair back!

  • 1.5 Hour Ayers Rock Sunrise
    – AUD$229 per motorcycle passenger / AUD$379 per trike
  • 30 Minute Quick Spin
    – AUD$139 per motorcycle passenger
  • 2 Hour Kata Tjuta Sunrise 
    – AUD$259 per motorcycle passenger / AUD$479 per trike
  • 2.5 Hour Kata Tjuta Tour 
    – AUD$299 per motorcycle passenger / AUD$559 per trike
  • 3 Hour Kata Tjuta Sunset 
    – AUD$339 per motorcycle passenger / AUD$649 per trike

*Subject to availability

Outback Hot Air Ballooning (Alice Springs)

Adult Price: From AUD 265.00 + flight levy

Outback Hot Air Ballooning

Your adventure begins with the balloons being inflated just as the sun lights up the rugged MacDonnell Ranges. Whilst floating gently in the air you will appreciate the vast remoteness, scenery and wildlife of the Australian outback. The tour includes your return transfers and a light breakfast.

  • 30 Minute Flight – AUD$265 per adult  + AUD$30 flight levy
  • 60 Minute Flight – AUD$360 per adult + AUD$30 flight levy

*Please note this excursion is not recommended for the elderly or a less agile person. If you are unsure, please discuss your situation directly with Outback Ballooning.
*An aviation insurance levy of $30.00 per person is payable direct to Outback Ballooning.
*Flights do not operate when weather does not permit safe flying.

Bookings

The excursions can be booked through your Travel Director. You will be asked during the early part of your tour to name those that you may wish to join, as advance reservations are often necessary. Please note that occasionally weather or seasonal conditions may not permit their operation. Some also depend on a minimum number of participants and suitable time being available.

Prices

Prices indicated are Australian or New Zealand dollars

Prices are valid from 1 April 2017. Optional experience pricing is indicated in Australian dollars or New Zealand dollars depending on the country of operation and may be subject to change. Please note that reduced rates for pensioners or children may apply on some tours. Prices are inclusive of GST.