7 Day Desert Discovery

7 Day • Quick Getaway

Uluru Highlights Tour, Northern Territory

West MacDonnell Ranges, Alice-Springs, Northern Territory

Ayers Rock, Yulara, Northern Territory

7 Day Desert Discovery

7 Day Self-Drive - Quick Getaway

In the heart of Australia’s Red Centre lies Alice Springs, a town brimming with arts, culture and history and the backdrop of stunning mountain ranges.  This town is also the getaway to exploring world-famous outback natural wonders including Uluru and the West MacDonnell Ranges among many others.

VALID FOR TRAVEL: 01 Feb – 31 Mar 2022

Pricing for Canucks
per person, based on double occupancy
  • Prices above are per person, based on double occupancy.  Subject to availability.
  • Package Includes:
  • 2 nights’ accommodation in Alice Springs, 2 nights’ accommodation in Glen Helen, 2 nights’ accommodations in Voyages Desert Gardens Hotel, Yulara, entry to the Alice Springs Desert Park, Uluru Highlights small group Tour, car rental and all taxes & fees.
  • Note: the mandatory Australian Travel Visa is included in the price

Trip Details

Included in your trip

Hotel Accommodations
Taxes & Fees
Car Rental
Cultural Experience


Travel Insurance


  • Ayers Rock
  • Alice Springs
  • Yulara
  • Glen Helen
  • Northern Territory
  • Uluru


Arrive Alice Springs, Depart Yulara

7 Day Adventure

Day 1: Arrive in Alice Springs

Collect your rental car from the airport and take a short drive to your hotel where you will check in for 2 nights.  The balance of your day is at leisure.

Day 2: Alice Springs Desert Park Admission

Alice Springs Desert Park is the essential introduction to the deserts of Central Australia. Our deserts are rich with life with thousands of stories to be explored. In one tourist attraction experience the spirit of a living culture; explore a vibrant botanic wonderland and get up close with outback animals and characters that epitomise the fun and adventurous spirt of the red centre. In 3-4 hours take easy walking trails through three desert botanical habitats, explore a living culture with Aboriginal guides and daily presentations. Witness free-flying birds of prey in the nature theatre, see rare and endangered animals in the spectacular nocturnal house and take a cinematic journey through 4 1/2 billion years of desert creation. When you leave the Desert Park you will leave with new stories, skills and some of the secrets of the desert. 

Day 3: Glen Helen

Drive to Glen Helen where you will check in to your hotel for 2 nights.  The balance of your day is at leisure.

Day 4: Day at Leisure

Day at leisure today.  We recommend visiting West MacDonnell Ranges, which offer panoramic landscapes, waterholes and gorges. Visit Glen Helen Lodge where you can spend your time exploring various sites such as Glen Helen Gorge, offering towering sandstone walls and stunning views!

Day 5: Voyages Desert Gardens Hotel

Drive to Yulara where you will check in to your hotel, Voyages Desert Gardens Hotel, for 2 nights.  The balance of your day is at leisure.  Perhaps enjoy some of the Indigenous Guest Activities Program offered at Ayers Rock town site.

Day 6: Uluru Highlights

Travel towards Uluru where its vast shape rises from the sand dunes in the early dawn light highlighting its presence in this country. Stop at a special location to watch the sun rise over this amazing monolith and enjoy a picnic breakfast. Travel to Mutitjulu Waterhole where you will learn the Creation stories of Liru (poisonous snake) and Kuniya (python). Then drive around the base of Uluru hearing the cultural stories of the Mala people before returning to the resort.

Day 7: Depart

Drop off your rental car at the airport this morning… why not stay longer?

Note: This itinerary can be done in reverse


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