Permanent campsites with kitchens, toilets & hot showers
4 person Safari tents both nights
Quality swags if you choose to sleep under the stars
Quality healthy meals and drinking water
Pick up from Alice Springs accommodation, Ayers Rock Airport or Ayers Rock Resort
1 night in a dorm room with linen, pillows, and duvet (doona), free internet / WiFi and continental breakfast
WHAT TO EXPECT
Enjoy the very best of the Outback on this 4 day camping tour. Explore Uluru, Kings Canyon and Kata Tjuta!
Day 1: Alice Springs to Uluru
We pick you up outside your Alice Springs accommodation at 5.45am and drive through the beautiful outback, our first stop will be an outback roadhouse for a quick breakfast (at your own expense), back on the road and a short stop for viewing of Mount Connor and the Salt lakes before arriving at Yulara.
If you’re starting the tour in Ayers Rock we will pick you up from the Outback Pioneer Lodge (Ayers Rock Resort), or from the Ayers Rock Airport.After lunch we drive to our first stop in the Uluru national park where you can pick one of the following Uluru experiences:
Visit the Cultural Centre and enjoy 2 guided Uluru base walks (Mala & Mutitjulu Waterhole).
Full 10km Uluru base walk (unguided), Cultural Centre visit not included.
2PM Ayers Rock airport pick-ups will be able to enjoy 2 guided walks at Uluru (Mala & Mutitjulu Waterhole), Cultural Centre visit and lunch are not included.
This evening we watch a spectacular Uluru sunset while enjoying a glass of sparkling wine & snacks. After sunset we drive to our campsite for hot showers and a hearty meal. Depending on your mood you can choose to sleep in a permanent 4 share safari tent (bunk beds) or in a swag (Aussie bedroll) under millions of outback stars. (L,D)
Day 2: Uluru Sunrise and Kata Tjuta to Kings Canyon
Up early for breakfast before catching a spectacular Uluru sunrise. We then head to Kata-Tjuta (The Olgas) for a guided 5.5km walk through the Valley of the Winds, returning to camp for lunch. Next we drive to our remote bush camp in the Watarrka National Park (Kings Canyon). After a hot shower, tonight’s dinner will be an authentic Outback BBQ. You can choose tonight to sleep in a swag (Aussie bedroll) under millions of outback stars or in one of our permanent 4 share safari tents (bunk beds). (B,L,D)
Day 3: Kings Canyon and Mt Ebenezer to Alice Springs
After breakfast, we drive to Kings Canyon for a guided 6km Canyon Rim Walk in one of the most spectacular areas of the outback. Visit the natural Amphitheatre and discover the lost city, North and South Walls, and the exotic Garden of Eden along the way. After lunch we return to Alice Springs stopping at Mount Ebenezer Roadhouse, arriving back to Alice Springs early evening. Check in to Alice Lodge for the night. (B,L)
Day 4: Alice Springs to Uluru
Up early for a quick breakfast at Alice Lodge before departing at approx 5:45-6am on your transfer service back to Ayers Rock Resort or Airport for a 12-12:15pm arrival. (B)
*Optional upgrade to twin tents available at $75/person per tour – twin tent upgrade price includes sleeping bag and pillow.
*Optional camel ride is available at your own expense – passengers starting in Alice Springs only.
Terms & Conditions:
Emu Run Experience reserves the right to amend 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.
We accept no responsibility for loss, stolen or damaged property and recommend that all passengers take out adequate travel insurance. Emu Run will accept no responsibility for any injury, illness or other such accident sustained whilst on tour. Any children travelling will be the responsibility of the parent or guardian. All passengers must wear shoes at all times, and be wearing hats and sunscreen.
In the event that booking is cancelled, the following fees will apply:
Cancellations more than 31 days before departure: no fee
Cancellations between 8 and 30 days of departure: 50% of the total cost
Cancellations within 7 days of departure: 100% of the total cost