5 days in Northern Territory Itinerary

5 days in Northern Territory Itinerary

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5 days in Northern Territory Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly:  5​h 30​min
1
Alice Springs
— 1 night
taxi + Fly:  2​h
2
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h 30​min
End: Sydney

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Mon): take in the awesome beauty at Mount Gillen and then look for all kinds of wild species at Alice Springs Desert Park. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the exciting artwork at Talapi, then look for all kinds of wild species at The Kangaroo Sanctuary, and then take in the local highlights with Walking tours.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read Alice Springs trip itinerary planner .

Sydney to Alice Springs is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Sydney in December, plan for a bit warmer days in Alice Springs, with highs around 41°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) early enough to travel to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.

Things to do in Alice Springs

#Wildlife, #Parks, #Outdoors
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Walking tours
Alice Springs Desert Park ©
Alice Springs Desert Park
The Kangaroo Sanctuary ©
The Kangaroo Sanctuary

3
nights
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.
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park is known for nature, museums, outdoors, trails, and classes. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Uluru, admire the verdant scenery at Valley of the Winds, look for all kinds of wild species at Red Desert Reptiles, and trek along Kuniya Walk.

For other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park trip planner .

Do a combination of taxi and flight from Alice Springs to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In December in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, expect temperatures between 42°C during the day and 24°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

#Parks, #Nature, #Outdoors

Side Trip

Red Desert Reptiles
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Uluru ©
Uluru
Kata Tjuta ©
Kata Tjuta
Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre
Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre

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