16 days in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, Darwin & Exmouth Itinerary

16 days in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, Darwin & Exmouth Itinerary

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16 days in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, Darwin & Exmouth Itinerary

Start: Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
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Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 5 nights
Drive:  18​h 45​min
2
Darwin
— 2 nights
Drive:  37​h
3
Exmouth
— 4 nights
Drive:  48​h
End: Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

5
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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.
Escape the urban bustle at Walkatjara Art and Kuniya Walk. And it doesn't end there: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Kata Tjuta, hike along Uluru Hiking Path, go for a walk through Lungkata Walk, and take an in-depth tour of Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre.

To find more things to do, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read our Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park online driving holiday planner .

The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park. In February in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, expect temperatures between 43°C during the day and 25°C at night. On the 22nd (Fri), you'll travel to Darwin.

Things to do in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Yulara
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Uluru ©
Uluru
Kata Tjuta / Mount Olga ©
Kata Tjuta / Mount Olga
Valley of the Winds ©
Valley of the Winds

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Darwin

Darwin ©
The smallest of Australia’s state capitals, Darwin has nevertheless become an attractive and important urban center, being simultaneously one of the country’s most modernized cities and a gateway to both the Top End region and South East Asia.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Sat): explore the galleries of Mbantua Fine Art Gallery and then enjoy the sand and surf at Mindil Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 24th (Sun): browse the exhibits of Mason Gallery, identify plant and animal life at Crocosaurus Cove, then stop by Viva La Body, then take an in-depth tour of RFDS Darwin Tourist Facility, and finally browse the exhibits of Nomad Art Gallery.

For more things to do, photos, maps, and other tourist information, use the Darwin tour itinerary builder site .

Getting from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Darwin by flight takes about 11 hours. Other options: drive. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in February: highs in Darwin hover around 37°C, while lows dip to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) so you can travel to Exmouth.

Things to do in Darwin

Parks Museums Wildlife
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Mindil Beach ©
Mindil Beach
Crocosaurus Cove ©
Crocosaurus Cove
Viva La Body ©
Viva La Body

4
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Exmouth

Exmouth is a town on the tip of the North West Cape in Western Australia. You'll get in some beach time at Turquoise Bay and Wobiri Beach. Step out of the city life by going to Shark Diving and Ningaloo Coast World Heritage Area. There's much more to do: explore the gorgeous colors at Ningaloo Reef, pause for some photo ops at Potshot Memorial, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Shothole Canyon, and visit a coastal fixture at Vlamingh Head Lighthouse.

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Traveling by flight from Darwin to Exmouth takes 17 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Darwin to Exmouth is minus 1 hour. While traveling from Darwin, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Exmouth, ranging from highs of 44°C to lows of 28°C. You'll set off for home on the 2nd (Sat).

Things to do in Exmouth

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Ningaloo Reef
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Shark Diving
Ningaloo Reef ©
Ningaloo Reef
Ningaloo Coast World Heritage Area ©
Ningaloo Coast World Heritage Area

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