1 Day Kings Canyon Adventure
If you are short on time and want to see Kings Canyon then our 1 Day Kings Canyon Adventure is the perfect tour for you! On this tour not only will you get to see Kings Canyon but you will get to join your choice of the Rim Walk or Creek Walk. You will be amazed by the awe inspiring views! Don't forget to bring your camera as there will be plenty of photo opportunties!
Depart early this morning for the drive to Kings Canyon. Stop for a cooked breakfast at Kings Creek Station.
You’ll get a sense of the remoteness of outback Australia as you travel to Kings Canyon. Located in the heart of Watarrka National Park, it lies in an ancient Australian landscape that is sacred ground for the Ulpanyali and Lilla people.
For the more adventurous, join your Guide for a hike to the top of Kings Canyon and 6 kms walk along the Rim – learn about the history and geology of the region as well as the flora and fauna found in the area.
The Rim Walk is a once-in-a-lifetime experience. The climb up a 100-metre cliff face reveals views of sandstone walls, grottos, chasms and cliffs. Or, for something more relaxing, set off on a two-kilometre stroll along the creek bed that leads to impressive views of the canyon rim.
Visit the Garden of Eden – a permanent water source in the George Gill Range (swimming not permitted) and enjoy spectacular views across Watarrka National Park and into the Canyon itself.
Or take the leisurely Creek Bed Walk with your Driver Guide. Learn about the history and geology of the area, and the local flora and fauna including the MacDonnell Ranges Cycad.
If choosing the Creek Bed Walk there’s time for a scenic helicopter flight (own expense) or a cool off in the pool at Kings Canyon Resort
Time out for lunch at Kings Canyon Resort (own expense).
On the return journey, your Driver Guide will explain the history of the surrounding cattle stations and other points of interest.
Experienced Driver and Guide
Travel in an air-conditioned coach
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NOTE: Unless otherwise specified, the rates listed are for the 2020 - 2021 season. The 2020 - 2021 season rates are valid from the 1st April 2020 - 31st March 2021. The 2021 - 2022 season rates commence on the 1st April 2021.