Spend four days exploring the highlights of the Red Centre in a comfortable 4WD vehicle. Visit Uluru, discover Aboriginal artwork, and immerse yourself in the beauty of Kings Canyon and the Western MacDonnell Ranges. Highlights of this safari include a visit to the Outback Camel Farm with optional camel ride, sunset and sunrise at Uluru, a journey along the Mereenie Loop road and accommodation in comfortable permanent tents.
Day 1 – Alice Springs to Uluru
Flanked by rugged hills and ridges, Alice Springs is the gateway to Central Australia and the Outback. Spectacular Uluru awaits with its amazing colours. Explore its vast base and discover ancient Indigenous art and learn about the waterholes that bring life to the surrounding desert. Learn about one of the oldest cultures in the world with a visit to the Uluru and Kata Tjuta cultural centre. In the evening, enjoy a breathtaking sunset over Uluru with a glass of sparkling wine. (LD)
Day 2 – Kata Tjuta to Kings Canyon Region
View a spectacular sunrise over the Red Centre at Kata Tjuta. Hike through winding gorges and past sandstone domes in the magical Valley of the Winds. Tonight, enjoy a traditional bush dinner cooked in the coals of the campfire. (BLD)
Day 3 – Kings Canyon to Wallace Rockhole
Hike between sheer cliffs and diverse plant species at Kings Canyon, then explore the Garden of Eden rock pool. Make tracks to Hermannsburg - a mission famous for its Aboriginal art and crafts - to learn about the life of renowned Indigenous artist Albert Namatjira. Drive through the sands of the Red Centre to Wallace Rockhole Aboriginal Community. (BLD)
Day 4 – Western MacDonnell Range to Alice Springs
Visit Wallace Rockhole's ancient paintings with a local guide before continuing on to the Western MacDonnell Ranges. Explore the earthy beauty of Standley Chasm and perhaps take a hike to spot local rock wallabies. (BL)ï»¿
Kata Tjuta (the Olgas)
Mereenie Loop Track
Outback Camel Farm
Uluru (Ayers Rock)
Valley of the Winds
Western MacDonnell Ranges
Our Safari in Style tours combine the ultimate in small group adventure with decadent camping comfort and luxury air-conditioned vehicles. After a long day exploring the breathtaking beauty of Australia's most remote and iconic destinations, you will come ”˜home' each night to a freshly prepared meal, including indigenous bushtucker ingredients and tantalising Australian wines. Once the sun sets on your memorable day enjoy relaxing around the campfire before retreating into your permanent tent, complete with cosy bed, full linen, bedside table, lighting, wooden floors and fans for those warm outback nights! Groups of eight of more will also be provided with a host to ensure attentive service.
Twin share safari tents (including proper beds, linen, pillows, towels & fans)
National park entrance fees
Experienced tour guide and host**
Meals as indicated
B = Breakfast | L = Lunch | D = Dinner
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NOTE: The 2014 - 2015 season rates are valid from the 1st April 2014 - 31st March 2015. The 2015 - 2016 season rates commence on the 1st April 2015.