3 Day Uluru Ayers Rock Tour

    This three-day adventure offers a value for money Red Centre experience featuring private campsites or sleeping in swags. Travel in an air-conditioned minibus and absorb the fascinating information of the area and its people provided by your experienced guide. Hike, and explore Uluru, Kata Tjuta and Kings Canyon.

    Have an Australian adventure to remember with our most popular 3 day Uluru, Kings Canyon and Kata Tjuta small group tour.

    On our 3 day Uluru tour we stay at private campsites giving you the opportunity to sleep around a campfire in an Aussie Swag. The Swag is the true outback sleeping experience!. We teach you how to roll it our under the stars to enjoy a night in the Australian bush. The best way to sleep on an Ayers Rock tour! We have a couple of different sleeping options available: For the more adventurous traveller we have the traditional grassroots basic “swag” experience (Sleeping under the stars in a canvas-covered bed roll). If you’re after a more comfortable, private camping experience you can book our more comfortable permanent safari tents with mattresses.

    Hike, climb and explore Uluru (Ayers Rock), Kata Tjuta and Kings Canyon on this Red Centre tour to remember – a truly unique way to travel Australia. Day one and you will road trip straight into the outback from Alice Springs or we can pick you up at Yulara airport (Ayers Rock airport) Spend the day taking the base walk around Uluru, getting up close and personal to this geological and cultural wonder of Australia. The first night you will spend under the outback stars within viewing distance of Ayers Rock (Uluru). Your knowledgeable tour guide will take you through the outback and experience the famous sunset at Uluru (Ayers Rock).

    The next morning its up early for your sunrise selfie! Seeing the sun rise up over Uluru is a once in a lifetime breathtaking moment. Today you will hike Kata Tjuta Valley of the Winds walk, before driving onwards to Kings Canyon. Day 3 you will hike and explore Kings Canyon (Watarrka National Park) Walk along the red rock cliffs and take in views of the forest of palms below.

    The best 3 day Uluru tour aimed at budget-conscious travellers who want to visit Uluru, Kings Canyon and Kata Tjuta. Real Aussie Adventures is about adventure and getting involved. This 3 day Uluru trip is perfect for travellers from all over the world, people travelling by themselves, couples and groups.


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      Day 1: Alice Springs to Kings Canyon

      We depart Alice Springs early this morning and set off towards the mighty Kings Canyon (Watarrka)

      Quickly you’ll get a sense that you are in remote outback Australia. Stopping at Kings Canyon Accommodation We’ll enjoy some time out for a delicious lunch before making our way into the ancient landscape and sacred grounds of the Ulpanyali and Lilla people. Arriving at the jewel in the crown at the centre of Watarrka National Park (Kings Canyon) we find ourselves surrounded by towering 100 meter cliff faces, views of sandstone chasms and jaw dropping backdrops that will make the hairs stand up on the back of your neck. Grab your water, hat and sturdy shoes as we set off on foot to explore (the most seasonally applicable) the canyon in more detail.

      Making our way back to Kings Canyon Accommodation, to our comfortable safari camp for the night, you can unwind after a big day with a dip in the pool to cool and a hearty meal around the campfire.

      Outback Scenery– Travel through the remote Australian countryside on route to Kings Canyon
      Kings Canyon Accommodation – Relax at our outback safari camp
      Kings Canyon Watarrka National Park- Join a guided walk and learn about the flora, fauna, geology,
      Cool off for a swim in the pool
      Enjoy a hearty dinner around the campfire and get to know your fellow passengers
      Spectacular Stargazing in remote outback Australia
      Meals: Lunch, Dinner
      Accom: Kings Canyon Resort – Safari Tents (with shared bathroom)

      Driving Distance: 350 km

      Hike Distance: 2-4 km / 2-4 hours

      Day 2: Kings Canyon to Uluru

      Wake up early this morning as we head towards Ayers Rock Resort stopping off at Mt Connor (false Uluru) lookout for a view of this mighty red mountain and Curtin Springs for a toilet stop before arriving at our campground for lunch. After lunch we head to the Red Centres indigenous interpretive cultural centre. We have a chance to learn about the cultural, ecological, historical and geological significance of this very special national park. With the anticipation and excitement growing we make a short drive towards the base of Uluru as we begin to comprehend the sheer size and magnificence of the giant monolith getting up close and personal to explore further. Walking to Mutitjulu waterhole we discover sacred rock art sites in family caves and hear the creation stories of Kuniya and Liru as we continue our base walk towards Kuniya Piti. From here we drive around sacred sites towards Kantju Gorge where we envisage the highest waterfall in Central Australia, (truly a spectacle to behold, even more so when raining) an elders cave and the world’s oldest pantry. After exploring the world’s most impressive rock up close and personal, we retreat for panoramic views to witness one of the most incredible sunsets on the planet, all whilst having dinner cooked for you, to feed those hungry eyes.

      Day 2 Highlights:

      Uluru (Ayers Rock)
      Red Centres indigenous interpretive cultural centre
      Sacred Rock Art Site
      Mutitjulu Waterhole
      Kuniya Piti
      Kantju Gorge
      Sunset at Uluru lookout
      Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
      Accom: Ayers Rock (Uluru) Safari Tents with camp beds (with shared bathroom)

      Driving Distance: 320km

      Hike Distance: 2-3 km / 2-3 hours

      Day 3: Uluru to Kata Tjuta to Yulara to Alice Springs

      We wake early for a light breakfast and head off for a spectacular sunrise in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park. You thought Uluru was special and just when you think it couldn’t get any more majestic we approach the stunning silhouette of Kata Tjuta. Here we set off on a hike through the Valley of the Winds or Walpa Gorge marvelling at the mighty conglomerate rock formations. After exploring Kata Tjuta we make our way back to Ayers Rock Resort where you can cool off with a swim in the pool, enjoy some lunch and either say goodbye to our new friends who are flying out of Yulara or continue on towards Alice Springs where the tour concludes.

      Day 3 Highlights:

      Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
      Hike the Valley of the Winds or Walpa Gorge
      The Olgas- Kata Tjuta
      Spectacular Sunrise
      Cool off for a swim in the resorts pool
      Meals: Breakfast & Lunch
      Driving Distance:

      Yulara Airport Finish: 100km / 1 Hour
      Alice Springs Finish: 530km / 5.5 Hours
      Hike Distance: 2-6 km / 2-4 hours (*weather dependent)

      What To Bring
      Important Booking Info
      • Kings Canyon Watarrka National Park – Stargazing
      • Uluru (Ayers Rock)
      • Red Centres indigenous interpretive cultural centre
      • Sacred Rock Art Site
      • Mutitjulu Waterhole
      • Kuniya Piti
      • Kantju Gorge
      • Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
      • Hike the Valley of the Winds or Walpa Gorge
      • The Olgas- Kata Tjuta

      Essential things to pack

      • 3L Refillable water bottle,
      • hat,
      • sunglasses & sunscreen,
      • towel & toiletries,
      • bathers or swimwear,
      • comfortable sturdy hiking shoes (closed shoes),
      • all-weather clothing (extreme conditions day/night),
      • 15kg overnight bag & small day pack,
      • insect repellent,
      • mosquito or fly net (summer months),
      • flashlight,
      • headlamp or torch,
      • bring your own sleep bag (optional – if staying in a swag),
      • recharge power bank (limited access to power to charge phone or cameras),
      • money for snack and meals,
      • camera.

      Important Booking Info

      • For the more adventurous traveler, we have the traditional outback camping experience. Guests will enjoy sleeping under the stars in a canvas-covered bedroll, known as an “Australian Swag”. If you’re after a little more comfort, you can book our “Twin Share” safari style. It includes Kings Canyon Lodge on (Day 1) and Ayers Rock Safari Tents with mattress and linen on (Day 2).
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