13 days in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park & Alice Springs Itinerary

13 days in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park & Alice Springs Itinerary

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13 days in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park & Alice Springs Itinerary

Start: Alice Springs
taxi + Fly:  1​h 30​min
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 2 nights
Fly + taxi:  1​h 30​min
Alice Springs
— 10 nights
End: Alice Springs

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Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park ©
For quintessential Outback scenery and culture, you can't beat a holiday in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, a World Heritage Site.
On the 28th (Mon), trek along Kuniya Walk, explore the striking landscape at Uluru, then view the masterpieces at Walkatjara Art, then get all the information you need at Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre, and finally trek along Uluru Hiking Path. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get outside with Walpa Gorge, then take in the awesome beauty at Kata Tjuta, and then see the world from above with a helicopter tour.

To find maps, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park tour itinerary planner .

Alice Springs to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park is an approximately 1.5-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive. In May, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Alice Springs.

Things to do in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Nature

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Uluru ©
Uluru
Kata Tjuta ©
Kata Tjuta
Kuniya Walk ©
Kuniya Walk

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Alice Springs

Alice Springs ©
Situated right in the heart of Australia, Alice Springs serves as an urban oasis deep within the country’s parched, desert-like Red Center.
Attractions like Alice Springs Desert Park and Alice Springs Reptile Centre make great kid-friendly stops. Escape the urban bustle at The Kangaroo Sanctuary and Simpsons Gap. Spend the 7th (Thu) exploring nature at Owen Springs Reserve. There's much more to do: contemplate the long history of Alice Springs Telegraph Station Historical Reserve, admire the natural beauty at Olive Pink Botanic Garden, get great views at Anzac Hill, and make a trip to Ormiston Gorge.

To see more things to do, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read our Alice Springs online trip itinerary planner .

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Alice Springs in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In May in Alice Springs, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 10°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Alice Springs

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Alice Springs Desert Park ©
Alice Springs Desert Park
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Alice Springs Reptile Centre
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The Kangaroo Sanctuary

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