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3-Day Uluru and Kings Canyon Camping Experience from Alice Springs including Outback BBQ Dinner

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Experience Uluru, Kata Tjuta and Kings Canyon while camping under millions of stars. The best bits of this tour include an Uluru sunset with a glass of bubbly, a Uluru-Kata Tjuta sunrise and a Kata Tjuta walk, an Outback BBQ, a Kings Canyon Rim walk and Aboriginal culture.
Highlights
  • Enjoy spectacular views of Uluru at sunrise, sunset, and on a base walk
  • Guided hikes take you to the best viewpoints of Kata Tjuta and Kings Canyon
  • Sleep in a traditional swag or safari tent beneath the desert stars
  • Great value: camping accommodation, meals, and transportation included
What to Expect
Day 1: Alice Springs - Ayers Rock (L, D)  After pickup from Alice Springs, arrive in Ayers Rock in time for lunch, then continue into Uluru–Kata Tjuta National Park.  In the afternoon, choose to either visit the Cultural Centre and Mutitjulu Waterhole with your guide; enjoy a self-guided hike along the Uluru Base Walk; or climb to the top of Uluru on a self-guided summit trek.  Watch the sunset over Uluru, then transfer to the campsite and spend the night in a typical Aussie swag (bedroll) beneath the desert stars or a safari tent. Day 2: Uluru Sunrise and Kata Tjuta - Kings Canyon (B, L, D)  Start the day with a spectacular sunrise viewing at Uluru, then head to Kata Tjuta (the Olgas) for a thrilling 3.5-mile (5.5-kilometer) hike through the Valley of the Winds.  Spend the night at a campsite in Watarrka National Park (Kings Canyon), including a traditional Aussie barbecue dinner. Day 3: Kings Canyon and Mt Ebenezer - Alice Springs (B, L)  Visit mighty Kings Canyon and hike around the canyon rim, stopping to admire the natural amphitheater, the Lost City, and the Garden of Eden. Your tour ends back in Alice Springs.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
Please call to confirm pickup time prior to tour date. Kindly allow 15 mins for the bus to arrive.
Departure Time
5:45 AM
Duration
3 days
Inclusions
  • Pickups from Alice Springs accommodation, Ayers Rock Airport or Ayers Rock Resort (Outback Pioneer)
  • Sparkling wine and snacks at the Uluru sunset
  • Accredited, experienced tour guides
  • Permanent campsites with kitchens, toilets and hot showers
  • 4 person Safari tents both nights
  • Quality swags if you choose to sleep under the stars
  • Air-conditioned mini-bus, fitted with seat belts
  • Quality healthy meals and drinking water
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
  • Sleeping Bag (Unless option selected)
  • Airport Drop-off
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Medium level of fitness is required
  • Minimum age is 8 years
  • Campsites have hot showers and toilets, screened kitchens with electricity to charge cameras or phones
  • You will need a sleeping bag regardless of whether you decide to sleep in a permanent 4 share safari tent (bunk beds) or in a swag (Aussie bedroll).
  • Sleeping bag hire is available on request at a charge of $20/person. Please request this at the time of booking.
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 24 travelers
Cancellation Policy
If you cancel at least 31 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel between 8 and 30 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee. If you cancel within 7 days of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
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I have thoroughly enjoyed this 3- days tour central Australia, thanks to our guide Mr. Bjorn. Thank you !!!
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Response from emurunexperience, Manager at 3-Day Uluru and Kings Canyon Camping Experience from Alice Springs including Outback BBQ Dinner
Responded 13 Nov 2019
Hi Xndrei, Bjorn will be happy to hear this. It is our pleasure to have you on our tour. See you again soon!!
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For me, the big high-light of this tour was Day 2, which began with a 5 a.m. wake-up call from our guide and by 6 o’clock our bus was heading towards Uluru to watch the sunrise. After sunrise we were given time to walk around a section of the Uluru perimeter and then our guide,
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Tour ended up being operated by Adventure Tours with Sean as guide. Great patient and knowledgeable guy who answered all our questions and accommodated to us wherever possible. Campsites (Ayers Rock Resort and Kings Canyon) were awesome, private area with facilities as
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Response from emurunexperience, Public Relations Manager at 3-Day Uluru and Kings Canyon Camping Experience from Alice Springs including Outback BBQ Dinner
Responded 4 Sep 2019
Hi Alexrawr, glad you had fun in your camping trip and thank you for the kind words. We hope to see you back again soon! Cheers
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The 3-day Uluru and Kings Canyon were a great intro to the Outback. I wish I could’ve stayed longer! Our guide was fabulous. The truck/bus, camp sites, food and other amenities were great. The sites were spectacular and I’m glad to have experienced it with my two friends, other
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Response from emurunexperience, Public Relations Manager at 3-Day Uluru and Kings Canyon Camping Experience from Alice Springs including Outback BBQ Dinner
Responded 26 Aug 2019
Hi Sranders77, appreciate the kind words and thank you for taking time to write a review. Glad you had a great experience and we hope to see you back! Cheers
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This tour was one of our highlights of our Australia trip! It es really great! The food which the host made was excellent, healthy and good quality, we got a free upgrade to a better tour and were together also with people who booked with different companies than Emu. We enjoyed
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Response from emurunexperience, Public Relations Manager at 3-Day Uluru and Kings Canyon Camping Experience from Alice Springs including Outback BBQ Dinner
Responded 7 Jun 2019
Hi Désirée, appreciate the kind words and thank you for the recommendation. We are glad that you had a great time with us and hope to see you back :) Cheers
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By: Emu Run Experience - Day Tours
Russell
Sydney, Australia
31
Excellent
I cannot fault this trip at all. Everything went as planned. We saw the most amazing sights. There was always food
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Willie O
10
Long day, full of fun. Uluru is big. Kata Tjuta is hot.
Great tour from Alice Springs to Uluru. The driver was pretty funny and had good stories. I slept most of the bus
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Mirren B
Evesham, United Kingdom
5128
Long day, but worth it
At this time of year the flies are awful and flynets are essential, without you will not enjoy this. Daria and
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Sarah J
Melbourne, Australia
51
Fabulous tour with great guides
Both guides were amazing on this tour. The right mix of friendly & really knowledgeable. I really appreciated the
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Subathra
Singapore, Singapore
32
One Day Whirlwind Tour of Uluru and surrounding
The tour started at 6 in the morning and we arrived back at the hotel at about 1am - so it was a long ride but we
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JAS1127
Springfield, Missouri
344
Awesome Doesn't Cover It
The bus arrived early, yet the tour guides were absolutely awesome and funny! The site seeing was delightful and
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Mayo4Sam
London, United Kingdom
110
First Class
Visited Kata Tjuta and Ayers Rock with Laith (think i got that right) and Eddie as our tour guide. Very
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Jo-Anne P
Yarrawonga, Australia
10
Fabulous experience
This experience was amazing. A huge day but filled with wonder! Gav and Eddie were so well informed about the
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b80126
Adelaide, Australia
22
Great road trip!
Awesome leaders Daria and Gavin this week in the Outback to Uluru. Truly a valuable side trip and experience
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Steve K
Washington DC, District of Columbia
2110
Unique scenic and historical journey in one long, event-filled day
Almost all tours to Uluru (Ayers Rock) require a desert sleepover of one or two nights. This tour by the classy
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