Days
4
Price from
475AUD
Map of Rock the Centre, Yulara to Yulara including Australia

A compact Red Centre adventure for travellers on a budget

There are currently no scheduled departures on this trip. Please contact us and we can suggest alternative options.

Finding the flights to the Red Centre a little tricky with your budget? Take advantage of affordable flights that can have you start and finish at Yulara, minutes away from Uluru. This trip reveal’s the Outback’s biggest drawcards at a minimum cost. See the region’s best-known attractions in just three and a half days, starting and finishing in Yulara (Ayers Rock) whilst still getting a glimpse of Alice Springs. Learn more about Uluru either guided or on your own, navigate the boulder-strewn landscape of Kata Tjuta discover lost cities and a Garden of Eden on the hike around Kings Canyon. The Outback’s never been so accessible.


Start
Yulara, Australia
Finish
Yulara, Australia
Destinations
Northern Terriory,The Outback,Uluru
Style
Basix
Theme
Code
PRTC3YY
Physical rating
Ages
Min 18
Group size
Min 6, Max 24

Itinerary

This afternoon explore the 36 domes of Kata Tjuta. Here, we get up close to this ancient geological formation during an afternoon hike. The perfect end to a remarkable day is watching the Rock’s rich colours change against a blazing Red Centre sunset. After sunset we drive to our campsite for hot showers, a hearty meal and a night sleeping in a swag (Aussie bedroll) under millions of outback stars or in one of our permanent tents.
Meals Included
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
Special Information

Total driving time today is about 5.5 hours (approximately 450 km)
Total walking time will be approximately 2–3 hours, depending on which option you choose in the afternoon.

Enjoy a glorious sunrise with a walk around the base of Uluru. Deepen your understanding of the land and the Mala people during a cultural interpretive walk with your tour guide. There’s an opportunity to purchase Aboriginal arts and crafts at the Cultural Centre before travelling to our exclusive campsite in Watarrka National Park (Kings Canyon). You can choose tonight to sleep in a swag (Aussie bedroll) under millions of outback stars or in one of our permanent tents.
Meals Included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
Special Information

Total driving time today is around 4 hours (approximately 300kms).
Total walking time is approximately 2.5 hours

Web description After breakfast, drive to Kings Canyon for a guided six-kilometre hike along the Canyon Rim. This varied landscape of chasms, canyons and cliffs is one of the most spectacular and surprising in the Outback. Enter a natural amphitheatre, discover the Lost City, cool off under the shade of the Garden of Eden’s leafy palm trees and admire panoramic views from the North and South Walls. After lunch, make tracks back to Alice Springs with a few leg-stretches on the way, before pulling into Alice in the early evening.
Meals Included
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
Special Information

Total driving time today is around 6 hours (approximately 500 km).
Total walking time is approximately 3 hours

Make sure the iPod is fully charged for the drive back to Yulara for your onward travel, stopping at Erldunda Roadhouse for breakfast (optional) along the way.
Meals Included

There are no meals included on this day.

Special Information

Total driving time today is about 5.5 hours (approximately 450 km)

Dates & availability

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Important notes

1. You can also join this trip in Alice Springs on Day 1; see tour code PRTC3AY
2. This Basix trip requires a sleeping bag.
3. Trip commences in Yulara at the Ayers Rock Resort and finishes at Ayers Rock Airport on day 4 at approx. 12pm. Please do not book flights departing before 1pm.

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