Spend the day exploring the mighty West MacDonnell Ranges. Hike the Ghost Gum Walk into the majestic Ormiston Gorge before spending time relaxing at the stunning Ormiston Waterhole.
6 Day 4WD Kangaroo Dreaming Red Centre Tour
Our Kangaroo Dreaming Safari is the ultimate 6 Day 4WD adventure safari. We'll tour Uluru, Kata Tjuta, Watarrka, the West MacDonnell Ranges and experience the outback in an authentic way.
We don't define by age but our trips are quite active. This is a family friendly tour, we except those over 5 years old. We get travelers from all over the world, people traveling by themselves, couples and groups.
On this 6 day tour there is plenty of walking and hiking in Uluru, Kata Tjuta and Kings Canyon you will need a good level of fitness.
Uluru: Moderate level of fitness required. The base walk is on flat ground.
Kata Tjuta: Good level of fitness required. Walking on uneven surface required to complete the Valley of the Winds walk. Kings Canyon: Good level of fitness required for the four-hour walk around the canyon rim.Kings Canyon: Good level of fitness required for the four-hour walk around the canyon rim.
6 Day 4WD Kangaroo Dreaming Red Centre Tour
Tour itinerary - 5 Days
Alice Springs to Uluru
Your tour begins directly from Ayers Rock Airport or the Resort where we will collect you before traveling the short distance to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park. The afternoon is dedicated to exploring this extraordinary monolith starting with an interpretive walk led by your guide, and hearing of the Aboriginal law and religion (Tjukurpa). You will also learn about the art and culture of the local custodians, the Anangu people, and visit the acclaimed Cultural Centre where you can explore the displays and learn of the flora and fauna unique to this area.
Experience the famous changing colours of Uluru at sunset complete with sparkling wine and nibbles and plenty of photo opportunities. This is a great time to kick back and contemplate the vastness of the desert while getting to know your fellow travellers.
Afterward settle in at our private camp, complete with our signature Endless Star dining experience before retiring to your swag under the amazing night sky or your comfortable safari tent complete with beds.
Uluru & Kata Tjuta to Kings Canyon
Rising early, we will take you to a lookout close to our campsite to view sunrise over Uluru and Kata Tjuta without the hustle and bustle of the public viewing areas before heading off to Kata Tjuta for a walk through the spectacular Valley of the Winds. Afterwards, we're off to Kings Creek Cattle Station for our second nights' remote private bush camp, complete with flushing bush toilets and hot showers. With nobody else for miles, this camp has stunning views out over the George Gill Ranges and gives you a real feel for the outback. Dinner around the campfire makes for a very social time with another night out under the stars. Tonight, listen for the sound of dingo’s howling in the distance while watching the desert sky light up above you..( B, L and D)
Watarrka (Kings Canyon)
Today we head off to Watarrka (Kings Canyon) for a mind blowing 6km walk through the towering walls, crevices and plateaus of Watarrka. We will visit the Amphitheatre, Lost City and the tranquil ‘Garden of Eden’. Afterward we travel a short distance to our next stop to enjoy a well-earned lunch. This afternoon we start our trip towards our remote bush camp at Owen Springs Reserve. Sleep tonight under the clearest skies with no light pollution. You will think that you can almost touch the stars. No shower tonight. (B, L and D)
West MacDonnell Ranges
Followng an early breakfast, start the day by admiring Mount Sonder, the highest summit of the West Macdonnell ranges. Then we head to Ormiston Gorge and enjoy a guided walk to the waterhole. If we are lucky, we get to spot rock wallabies. After that we drive to Ellery Creek Big Hole, one of the West MacDonnell Ranges most picturesque swimming and walking spots known to the locals as Udepata. Have a swim at the waterhole before your lunch. Finally we embark on a stunning 4WD experience traveling through Owen Springs Reserve where we will camp tonight. It will be a real bush camping experience, no shower tonight. (B, L and D)
Return to Uluru
Enjoy a relaxed breakfast before we leave Owen Springs Reserve and drive to Stuarts Well camel farm where you will have the opportunity to experience one of the oldest forms of transport in the desert (optional and own expense). Then we take the Giles Road and head toward Karrke where we will have the opportunity to immerse ourselves in an authentic indigenous cultural experience. Enjoy a leisurely guided walk with our indigenous custodians while learning about bush tucker and the healing powers of bush medicine. We then drive back to Uluru where we will be settling in for our last dinner together around the campfire.(B,L and D)
Back to Ayers Rock Resort or Alice Springs
Enjoy your final breakfast in the Outback before we travel to Ayers Rock Resort. Here you will have free time to explore some of the Resort facilities or participate in a range of free activities from Museum Tours to Bush Yarns before boarding the airport shuttle to meet your flight at Ayers Rock Airport.
Or transfer to Alice Springs.
Tour code: W05
Child 5-15 years
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StartsAlice Springs, Ayers Rock Airport
Departing 1 April 2021 - November 2021
Monday, Wednesday, Friday
Start from Ayers Rock airport or Alice Springs.
Important NotesThings you need to know about this tour
- Please be dressed in comfortable walking clothing and footwear, have a water bottle, hat, and sunscreen in easy reach.
- Customers beginning their tour in Alice Springs are permitted to bring 10kg of luggage in a soft bag, with the remainder stored at their Alice Springs accommodation. Customers beginning at Ayers Rock have a luggage limit of 23kg per person + a small carry-on daypack. Please, no hard-shell or plastic suitcases. Please pack the items you will need for the trip in the daypack to avoid having to access your main bag frequently.
- The first three nights will be spent in private campsites featuring permanent tents, swags and shared toilet and shower facilities. The fourth night will be spent completely 'in the bush' with no electricity, toilet and shower facilities or tents and customers will sleep in swags by the fire and under the stars.
- Safari is not suitable for children under 5 years of age. We require medical clearance for those 60 and over. Please let us know your date of birth at the time of booking.
- Clients joining at Ayers Rock airport or resort will do so after lunch and therefore lunch is at own expense. The latest pick up from Ayers Rock (Uluru) airport is at 1:55 pm from April to October and at 12:55 pm from October to April.
- Single travellers choosing the standard adult fare will be paired in a tent with another customer of the same gender.
- This tour requires a certain level of participation from guests. This may include assisting and cleaning afterwards with the preparation of meals, collecting firewood and sweeping out tents.
- Travel insurance is recommended. Get a quote here.
- Itinerary may change due to cultural reasons, seasonal changes, operational logistics, and accessibility.
- National Park fee is included in the tour price.
- You can take advantage of our great group rates on this Kangaroo Dreaming trip. We have specials for groups of 4 or more, so get together with your friends for an outback adventure. Please just enquire directly by clicking the contact us button to find out more before booking.
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