After your arrival into Alice Springs, enjoy the rest of the day at your leisure.
OVERNIGHT: Crowne Plaza Alice Springs Lasseters
Today head to the iconic Uluṟu and Kata Tjuṯa. Passing through the beautiful MacDonnell Ranges, you’ll stop at a camel farm en route to the World Heritage listed Uluṟu-Kata Tjuṯa National Park. In the afternoon, you’ll travel around the base of Uluṟu as your guide provides insightful commentary. From there you’ll head to the breathtaking Mutitjulu Waterhole, the Uluṟu-Kata Tjuṯa Cultural Centre, and to cap off an incredible day, you’ll find canapés and sparkling wine waiting at the Uluṟu sunset viewing area.
OVERNIGHT: Voyages Sails in the Desert (B)
Your reward for an early start will be a magnificent sunrise over Uluṟu, then it’s onward to the mystical domes of Kata Tjuṯa. Walk through Walpa Gorge, the trail that follows a natural creek between two of the tallest domes. In the afternoon, watch the glorious desert vistas along the Stuart Highway as you head back to your Alice Springs accommodation.
OVERNIGHT: 2 nights Crowne Plaza Alice Springs Lasseters
Explore and enjoy the outback town at your leisure. (B)
Camel Riding at Pyndan Camel Tracks $79 per person.
Climb aboard a camel and emulate the outback pioneers who used these ‘ships of the desert’ to transport supplies across the rugged interior.
After breakfast, check out of your accommodation. (B)