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2 Day Tour Uluru Tours
- 25% discount on 1st night at Alice Motor Inn
   > Emu Run Tours -Uluru/Kings Canyon/Olgas 2 days -All Inclusive $520


A Sensational Two Day Tour that takes in the Inspirational Splendour of Central Australia's most Cherished and Sacred places
Depart on Emu Run's Uluru 1 Day Tour, let our friendly local guides take you on an amazing journey to the heart of Central Australia, the home of the Pitjantjatjara Anangu people...

Embrace the Magnificence of Kata-Tjuta & capture Uluru at sunset while sipping sparkling wine and enjoying a Aussie cooked BBQ.
One of the most spectacular and Beautiful sights you will ever see.


Day 2: Depart Ayers Rock Resort to walk the Spectacular Kings Canyon- Do a 3 Hour Guided "Canyon Rim Walk" and visit the exotic "Garden Of Eden" and the "Lost City" Enjoy the unique beauty of red sand hills and Ancient Desert Oaks within Spinifex Plains on the way. Enjoy a guided walk through this Ancient Canyon landscape, one of the most spectacular areas of the outback


Tour Itinerary
Day 1 - Operated By Emu Run

Our Professional Tour guides will show you the real Outback they love and enjoy so much.

We collect you from outside your Alice Springs accommodation approx. 6.00am, a light pack breakfast is provided on-board our comfortable air conditioned coach then off to our first stop 2 hours from Alice Springs at Erldunda Roadhouse with Aboriginal art display.

We arrive at Yulara approx 11.45am, after a quick stop, a pack lunch is provided while we drive to the World Heritage listed Uluru/Kata-Tjuta National Park.

Kata-Kjuta

We travel to Kata Kjuta/Olgas for the first walk of the day into Walpa Gorge, embrace the domes of Kata-Kjuta on your 45mins walk while taking in the views of the open plains on your return walk.

Aboriginal Cultural Centre

We then head back to Uluru national park and visit the Aboriginal Cultural Centre, at the centre you will have time to learn about the local Pitjantjatjara people and buy some souvenirs. The Cultural centre was built with 90,000 mud bricks with the help of the local Anangu people.

Uluru Mala Walk

We head to the base of Uluru/Ayers Rock next to the extrance to the climb, from here one of the two guides will take you on the Mala guided walk the first walk is the Mala walk next to the Uluru climb entrance, The mala walk follows the north-west side of Uluru. There are many fine examples of Anangu rock art along this walk, and you can experience the sheer vertical walls, the guide will tell stories fo the Anangu dreatime.

Mutitjulu WaterHole

We drive from the front of Uluru around to Kuniya carpark(back of Uluru) from here we start our second guided walk to the Mutitjula waterhole, the guide will take you short track to Mutitjulu waterhole, home of a wanampi, an ancestral watersnake. The guide will explain about some of the local tradition and how the Anangu people would use the waterhole for hunting. The caves containing rock art were used in the past by Anangu still alive today.

The Sunset BBQ

From here we head to the one of the best highlights of the day, The Uluru sunset with an Aussie BBQ, watch the majestic Uluru change colour with a glass of bubbly and good Aussie tucker(food).

After Sunset we will drop you to the Outback Pioneer Lodge where you will stay overnight.



Day 2 - Operated by AAT Kings

Today youíll rise before the birds to travel to Kings Creek Station. Although itís some time before sunrise, you may be lucky enough to see the outback coming to life. Keep an eye out for the local wildlife as they wake for the day Ė dromedary camels, kangaroos, brumbies and dingoes.

Outback Life at Kings Creek Station

After a little under 2 hours on the road, youíll arrive at the enormous site of Kings Creek Station. Established in 1981, the station is a working cattle and camel station that covers an expanse of 1,800 square kilometres. You can take some time to explore station life and maybe even go on an optional camel ride led by the station hands. Or you can simply relax in the station cafť and treat yourself to a home cooked breakfast (own expense). Their coffee is said to be the best in the Outback!

Kings Canyon

Itís back on to the coach now for the 30 minute drive to the amazing Kings Canyon. On arrival youíll realise that youíre experiencing something out of the ordinary. Located in the heart of Watarrka National Park, Kings Canyon is set among an incredible ancient Australian landscape that is sacred ground for the Ulpinyali and Lilla people.

Rim Walk

If youíre taking the six kilometre Rim Walk, youíre in for a memorable experience. Youíll climb up a 100 metre cliff face and walk around the rim of the canyonís sandstone walls. This walk has some of the most impressive views looking out over the sandstone cliffs and down over the cliff faces.

The Garden of Eden

270 metres down into the chasm, between the sandstone cliffs youíll arrive at a true oasis known as the Garden of Eden. Here, a natural spring waterhole surrounded by local and exotic plants and trees such as gums, bonsai looking trees and enormous prehistoric ferns all create a truly unique landscape.

Creek Bed Walk

If youíre interested in something a little more relaxing, the Creek Bed Walk is ideal. Take a little more time to enjoy your surroundings before setting off on your 2 kilometre stroll following the rocky creek bed that will lead you to views of the impressive canyon rim.

Uluru is located in the 1,325-hectare Uluru - Kata Tjuta National Park. The park is World-Heritage listed for the importance of its natural phenomena and its` cultural significance.

Scenic Return Journey Sit back and enjoy the amazing outback scenery as we head back to Ayers Rock Resort or Alice Springs . Itís still daylight, so thereís plenty to see along the way.

 
Departure information
Departs Daily @ 5.45am
 
Terms
Alice Motor Inn/Alice Lodge Backpackers reserves the right to alter the itinerary of any of the tours and arrange alternative carriers to those advertised if necessary. No refunds will be given in these circumstances or in the event of any delay, curtailment or alteration of a trip resulting from any cause including severe weather conditions or mechanical failure.
A minimum number of passengers is required to operate each tour. It may therefore be necessary to cancel a scheduled departure and to offer an alternative or full refund for that tour. Alice Lodge backpackers canít guarantee pick up or drop off times and are not liable for passenger failure to connect with other services. We accept no responsibility for loss or damage to personal belongings or baggage.

Alice Motor Inn/Alice Lodge Backpackers will charge the following fees in event of booking cancellations: Before 48 Hours -20% of Fare. 24 Hours - 48 Hours-50% of Fare. Within 24 Hours 100% of Fare. Deposit is non refundable.

There is a $1 per $100 credit card levy when processing bookings.
 
Extra information about this Tour
What's included:
Day 1. -Operated by Emu Run

2 Emu Run Professional tour Guides.
Park Entry Fees.

2 guided walks.
Light Pack Breakfast, Pack Lunch, treats(fruit/lollies/lamingtons).
Sunset BBQ Dinner with sparkling wine at Uluru.
(Vegetarians/Gluten free catered for - Please advise when booking).
Comfortable air conditioned coach.



Day 2. -Operated by AAT Kings

AAT Kings Professional Driver and guide.

Guided walks

Comfortable air conditioned coach

PLEASE NOTE THAT DAY 2 OF THE TOUR IS NOT OPERATED BY EMU RUN TOURS AND ALL FOOD ON DAY 2 IS AT YOUR OWN EXPENSE.
 
Pricing
Tour Voucher and 2 litre water bottle(full), strong non-slip walking shoes, hat, sunglasses, camera, sunscreen, overnight chance of clothes
Dress in the Northern Territory is casual and comfortable. Winter morning/nights from May to August/September are cold, so bring a warm jacket. October to April the days are sunny and warm/hot so cool light clothing is best.

Adult : $520

Accommodation upgrade: Contact for charges at time of booking
 

 

 

 
 
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