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.
7 Day Alice Springs To Darwin Rock To Top Adventure Tour
Visit amazing destinations and landmarks to visit in the Northern Territory. You'll visit the best spots in the top end including Uluru and Kata Tjuta National Parks.
The passage from Alice Springs to Darwin has its fair share of hot spots too! Swim in Katherine Gorge, visit Mataranka Thermal pools, the Daley waters Pub and the Devils Marbles.
Adventure between Alice Springs to Darwin. Sleep out under the stars in Australia's outback. Most passengers add on our 3 day Kakadu and Litchfield tour to make this tour a 10 day adventure in the Northern Territory. With some great bucket list inclusions. See the sunset and sunrise at Uluru, one of the most photographed sights in Australia.
7 Day Alice Springs To Darwin Rock To Top Adventure Tour
Tour itinerary - 7 Days
Alice Springs to Uluru
It’s an early rise if you are joining us in Alice Springs where you will make the journey to Ayers Rock where we will meet our fellow travellers joining us there. This afternoon embark on an interpretive walk at the base of Uluru. The Cultural Centre is impressive and well worth a visit 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 our private campsite before another active day tomorrow. (LD)
Uluru and Kata Tjuta to Kings Canyon
Your guide will wake you bright and early to experience a mesmerizing Uluru sunrise which can be viewed close-by our campsite, 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 we travel to Kings Creek Station where we camp for the night. (B,L and D)
Kings Canyon to Alice Springs
This morning we enter 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 our final meal together we begin our journey back to Alice Springs arriving in the late afternoon.
Two nights Multi share dormitory accommodation in Alice Springs is included (dinner is at own expense). (B and L)
Today is a day of leisure to either relax or explore the Red Centre township of Alice Springs. All activities and meals are at your own expense.
Multi-share accommodation in Alice Springs is included.
Alice Springs to Banka Banka Station
You will be collected from your Alice Springs accommodation at approximately 6.00 am and then our adventure through the ‘Territory’ to Darwin begins. Just north of Alice Springs is the Tropic of Capricorn (80% of the Northern Territory lays north of this point). Further along the track are the Devils Marbles (Karlu Karlu) which are a collection of gigantic granite boulders magically balanced on top of one another. Our day winds to a close just north of Tennant Creek at historic Banka Banka Cattle Station where we camp for the night. ( L and D)
Banka Banka to Mataranka
No trip to the ‘Territory’ is complete without a visit to the Daly Waters Pub, an important watering hole for explorers and drovers in days gone by and now a great spot for a cold beer, a bit of history and a ‘fair dinkum outback experience’! Later in the day you can take a soak in the Mataranka Thermal Pools, a lush oasis fringed by paperbark trees before journeying to Katherine for our overnight camp.(B, L and D)
Mataranka to Darwin (via Katherine Gorge)
Your guide will wake you early this morning for the short drive to the Nitmiluk (Katherine Gorge) National Park which is owned by the Jawoyn Aboriginal people. Ancient sandstone has been carved away by the Katherine River to create a deep and picturesque gorge. You may like to take a boat cruise or paddle a canoe (seasonal) through the peaceful water (both optional and additional cost). In the afternoon, relax and watch the changing landscape as we travel to cosmopolitan Darwin where the friendly locals and magical sunsets await! (B and L)
Tour code: WP06
4 nights Camping and 2 nights Multi-share.
4 nights Camping and 2 nights Budget Twin (ensuite)
4 nights Camping and 2 nights Budget Single (ensuite).
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Fridays ( except for 1 Jan) from Alice Springs accommodation, Ayers Rock Outback Pioneer Hotel or Ayers Rock Airport.
Tuesdays from May to October
Important NotesThings you need to know about this tour
- Itinerary may change due to cultural reasons, seasonal changes, operational logistics, and accessibility.
- ^Single passengers will be provided with a single hotel room in Alice Springs, however, will be required to share a tent with another same sex passenger whilst on safari.
- 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.
- This 7-day package is a combination of two safari products and the guide and passengers may differ on each safari. Passengers will be staying independently at the accommodation between each of the safaris.
- Pick up places and times:
Alice Springs 5.00 am,
Outback Pioneer Hotel/ Ayers Rock Airport 12.55pm
- If joining at Ayers Rock Resort or Airport, you will do so after lunch. Please be dressed in comfortable walking clothing and footwear, have a water bottle and hat with sunscreen when boarding tour at Ayers Rock Airport.
- Due to limited space on the vehicle please restrict luggage to a day pack and one soft overnight bag/backpack (maximum 15kg). Bring own sleeping bag or hire one on tour for $50.
- Travel insurance is recommended and evidence of cover is required to be sighted on the morning of departure.
- We recommend guests arrive on the Jetstar or Virgin Australia flights into Ayers Rock. Although we collect guests arriving on the later Qantas service please note guests will not receive a full experience at Uluru should they choose this service.
- This is a combination of two safaris with overnight (independent) accommodation, so the guide and passengers may change.
- National Park fee is included in the tour price.
- If you also want to visit Kakadu and Litchfield National Park then check out our 10 day Alice Springs to Darwin Tour Package.
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