4 Day Rock N Ranges
The Rock N Ranges Tour includes a day tour to the West Mac Donnell Ranges, 1 night accommodation at the YHA Alice Springs (6 share dorm). Along with the 3 days / 2 nights Rock Tour to Uluru, Kata Tjuta and Kings Canyon with 2 nights camping under the stars in a swag
4 day Rock N Ranges
$595 + $25 Uluru Park Fee = Total $620
Day 1: Kings Canyon (Meals - L, D)
You will be picked up from your accommodation at 5:30am, first destination Kings Canyon. Enjoy a guided 3 hour hike through the sandstone domes of the Lost City. Visit the many Amphitheatres, North & South Walls and the beautiful Garden of Eden. Next stop, Curtin Springs where we set up our bush camp. Your guide will prepare a healthy camp-oven dinner. Relax around the fire then curl up in your cozy swag under a million stars.
Day 2: Kata Tjuta & Uluru Sunset (Meals - B, L, D)
Feel the spiritual significance on your guided walk through to the Valley of the Winds at Kata Tjuta. Be shown bush tucker along the hike before heading to the Aboriginal Cultural Centre in the afternoon where you can listen to tales from the ‘Tjukurpa’ Dreamtime. We spend the evening enjoying dinner at the spectacular Sunset over Uluru. Witness the awesome sight of Uluru changing colour. We spend this night at the Ayers Rock Campground with toilets and showers.
Day 3: Uluru Sunrise (Meals - B,L)
Take in a memorable Uluru Sunrise over the World’s Largest Rock. You then have time to complete an Uluru Base Walk around Uluru. You will see beautiful sites such as the Mala Walk, Mutijulu Waterhole and Aboriginal Cave Paintings. You will arrive back in Alice Springs at approximately 5:30pm and stay 1 night at the YHA Alice Springs (6 share dorm). Back to civilization, get cleaned up and we meet later with your Guide for dinner and a couple of beers at The Rock Bar (optional extra).
Day 4: Full Day West MacDonnell Ranges (Meals - L)
You will be picked up from your accommodation at 7.45am. Experience the magnificent grandeur of the West MacDonnell Ranges, the deep red cleft of Standley Chasm, the mystique of Ellery Creek Big Hole, the cultural significance of the Ochre pits and awesome Ormiston Gorge. Sip on a glass of wine and enjoy a ploughmans lunch at Glen Helen. See the immense cliffs of quartzite at Simpsons Gap, a haven for a colony of black footed rock wallabies. You will return to Alice Springs at 5pm and finish the tour.
The 3 day Rock Tour departs Alice Springs Daily at 5:30am. The 1 day West Mac Donnell Tour departs Alice Springs daily at 7.45am.
We supply: All meals as stated, transport, air conditioned comfortable 21 seat buses, fun and experienced tour guide, swags and camping equipment.
Extra Information: Uluru Park Fee is $25 for Adults and $12.50 for Children under 16 years old. We have summer sleeping bags (November - April) and winter sleeping bags (May - October) warm and cosy -10 degree rated. You can hire a Sleeping bag for $20 per person.
Terms: Please phone The Rock Tour 1800 246 345 when you arrive in Alice Springs to confirm your pick up location and time for both the Rock Tour & 1 day West Mac Donnell Ranges day tour. When you arrive into Alice Springs, please call into The Rock Tour Travel Shop - 78 Todd Street in the main street to confirm your tour booking and get 30 minutes FREE Internet.
The Rock Tour Cancellation Fee:
The Rock Tour reserves the right to amend itineraries, change carriers & apply surcharges without notice. It is strongly recommended that you have your own personal travel insurance. Cancellation fees are charged at 100% if within 24 hours from departure, 50% if between 24 – 48 hrs and 25% at other times. We accept no responsibility for any injury, illness or other such accident sustained while on tour. We accept no liability for lost or stolen property. There will be no refunds in case of mechanical breakdown or weather conditions and we cannot guarantee pick up & drop off times. Customers need to be aware that we operate in extreme temperature and remote areas and act according to instructions from our tour guides.
The West Mac Donnell Ranges Day Tour is run by a local Alice Springs company. Third Party Cancellation fees differ from that of The Rock Tours. Please contact chosen company for more details regarding their cancellation fees.