« Australian Red Centre Safari Departs from Alice Springs (Finished)

Short Breaks
October 17th, 2015 – October 22nd, 2015
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6 days
Departs from Alice Springs

Day 1

We pick you up in Alice Springs from your accommodation at 7.45am before travelling along the magnificent West MacDonnell Ranges, stopping at historic sites, enjoying walks at Simpsons Gap, then onto Standley Chasm for morning tea.  After morning tea, we continue on to the Ochre Pits, and then Glen Helen Gorge for lunch/optional swim before checking into accommodation.  Prior to dinner, take a wander up the road to the Mount Sonder lookout and enjoy the spectacular colours of an outback sunset.
Overnight - Stockman's Quarters at Glen Helen Resort.


Day 2

Drive to Ormiston Gorge, spend time exploring the area, walks for those who wish to walk / swim if hot and enjoy morning tea here before continuing on to Redbank Gorge to take part in the Redbank Gorge Walk before driving onwards to Kings Canyon Holiday Park.  Once settled into our accommodation, you may wish to stroll over to the nearby 'Thirsty Dingo Bar' to enjoy a sundowner, while listenging to live music ... great atmosphere!  
Overnight - Lodge Room / Kings Canyon Holiday Park 


Day 3

Early start to the day to do the Kings Canyon Rim walk for those who are up to it, otherwise those who would like an easier walk can explore the canyon floor, following the trail between the two walls of the canyon. In the afternoon, we'll drive to Kings Creek Station for those in the group who wish to enjoy one of the optional activities on offer, Optional Sunset Camel Safari or Quad Bike Tour.   There are also plenty of options at Kings Canyon for those who do not wish to go onto Kings Creek Station in the afternoon, including: Optional Helicoptor Flight, Bird Watching, Hire a push bike, Relaxing by the Pool.  We re-group back at Kings Canyon for dinner together.
Overnight - Lodge Room / Kings Canyon Holiday Park


Day 4

Head out to Kata Tjuta (The Olgas) - Walks include the Olga Gorge Walk and one of the most beautiful walks in the Red Centre, The Valley of the Winds. We'll then head off to the Visitor Information Centre at the foot of Uluru, before arriving at our accommodation in the late afternoon.  You'll have a little free time before we head out to Uluru (Ayers Rock), where we enjoy champagne, soft drinks & canapes while watching the sunset over this magnificent rock.
Overnight - Outback Pioneer Lodge, Uluru 


Day 5

After breakfast we embark on a walk around the base of Uluru. We enjoy lunch together before having some free time in the afternoon for optional excursions or relaxation.  Dinner is your own choice this evening (additional cost) and can be enjoyed either at the Outback Pioneer BBQ & Bar, or perhaps treat yourself to the very special 'Sounds of Silence Dinner'.  
Overnight - Outback Pioneer Lodge, Uluru 


Day 6

Tour ends today after breakfast - Fly direct home from Uluru or return to Alice Springs on the coach with your Adventurous Women Guide/s and fly home from there.  Choice is yours!



Adventurous Women Financial Club Member - $1750.00

General Public or Club Trial Members - $1850.00




Luxury Private Air Conditioned Coach & Accredited NT Guide/Driver
Accredited Adventurous Women Tour Manager & Guide
Adventurous Women Peak Cap
Entry Fees to Standley Chasm
Entry Fees to Uluru National Park
Accommodation (comfortable quad share, all linen included) 
Delightful Meals - 5 Breakfasts, 5 Lunches, 4 Dinners, Morning Tea most days
Champagne, Soft Drink & Canapes - Uluru Sunset


Not Included:

Items of a personal nature
Travel Insurance
Meals other than stated in the itinerary
Flights and / or rail travel to Alice Springs
Optional Excursions : Sounds of Silence Dinner, Camel Trek, Quad Bike Tour, Helicoptor Ride etc.
Accommodation Upgrades (on request and subject to availability)


To Secure Your Place, click on the BOOK NOW BUTTON below, fill out your details and you'll receive a Tax Invoice via return email for your deposit of $350.00.  Once Paid, your place will be confirmed.


Before Booking, Please refer to our No Princess Policy to ensure the tour you have chosen, is right for you!

 This tour by it's very nature is not designed for the 5 Star Traveller. It is for the girl who has an 'adventurous spirit' and is looking for a unique and rewarding 'experience'.  You should be able to adopt a "Go With The Flow" attitude, as sometimes things may not go to plan (ie: bad weather) and itinerary will need to be changed to suit accordingly.  Also our accommodation is 'shared' and you will be sleeping in either a a single bed or bunk bed, in a room with 3 others from our group, at any given time, so we suggest you bring earplugs or an ipod for your own comfort.    Most of our clients are solo travellers, so we work on a rotating roster, whereby at each accommodation point we'll change it around, so that your sharing with different members of the group.  **Unless you are not a solo traveller and are travelling with a friend and wish to remain together (Please inform us prior to the tour)** 



It was an delightful trip. The company was great, Harry the driver was excellent and his patience and local knowledge made the trip that much better. Sue H and Sue O worked very…Read more

Australian Red Centre Safari
Jenny M - Oct 17 2015

Loved it, loved it, loved it!!! Such a great group of positive women. Fabulous adventures/trekking and food. Thank you Sue and Sue

Australian Red Centre Safari
Alexis Nordine - Oct 17 2015
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