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

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

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

Start: Alice Springs
1
Alice Springs
— 4 nights
taxi + Fly:  2​h
2
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
End: Melbourne

4
nights
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.
Road Transport Hall of Fame and Araluen Cultural Precinct will appeal to museum buffs. Spend the 29th (Sat) exploring nature at Finke Gorge National Park. The adventure continues: identify plant and animal life at Alice Springs Desert Park, get great views at Anzac Hill, take in the awesome beauty at Mount Gillen, and steep yourself in history at Alice Springs Telegraph Station Historical Reserve.

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Expect a daytime high around 32°C in September, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Alice Springs

#Parks, #Wildlife, #Nature
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Alice Springs Desert Park ©
Alice Springs Desert Park
Road Transport Hall of Fame ©
Road Transport Hall of Fame
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.
On the 30th (Sun), take in the exciting artwork at Walkatjara Art, get engrossed in the history at Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Kata Tjuta, and finally take an unforgettable tour with a helicopter tour. On the next day, trek along Kuniya Walk, explore the striking landscape at Uluru, and then hike along Uluru Hiking Path.

To find reviews, maps, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park trip itinerary 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 September, plan for daily highs up to 33°C, and evening lows to 12°C. On the 2nd (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

#Parks, #Nature, #Museums

Side Trip

Yulara
Find places to stay Sep 29 — Oct 2:
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Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre
Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre
Walkatjara Art ©
Walkatjara Art
Uluru ©
Uluru

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