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Emu Run Tours - Alice Springs to Uluru, Olgas, Kings Canyon - 3 Day Camping Tour - All Inclusive
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Emu Run Tours
72 Todd Street
NT 0870

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Alice Springs to Uluru, Olgas, Kings Canyon - 3 Day Camping Tour - All Inclusive

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Emu Run Tours
The price quoted on the departure date for ''more than a day'' tours covers all days of the tour.

Average rating 4.69 (maximum 5)
from 34 reviews

Three days


Alice Springs, Kata Tjuta ( The Olgas), Kings Canyon, Uluru (Ayers Rock)

Departs from
Alice Springs and Uluru (Ayers Rock)

Departure/Pickup Instructions
Alice Springs pick-ups: approximately 5:45am.
Ayers Rock pick-ups:
Outback Pioneer:approx. 1:15pm (Oct-Mar) & 1:30 pm (Apr-Sept)
Ayers Rock Airport:approx. 1 pm (Oct-Mar) & 2pm (Apr-Sept)

Departure Time
5.45am (Alice) or 1pm(Uluru)

Returns/Ends At
Approx 17.30pm on Day 3(A/S)

Suitable for
Fit people with a spirit for adventure Pls book early to secure seats

Day 1: Alice Springs to Kata Tjuta & Uluru Sunset

Starting in Alice Springs, we stop at an authentic outback camel farm, then continue on to the permanent campsite at Yulara for lunch before embarking to explore the 36 domes of Kata Tjuta. Here, we get up close to this ancient geological formation during an afternoon hike. The perfect end to a remarkable day is watching the Rock’s rich colours change against a blazing Red Centre sunset. Depending on your mood you can choose to sleep in a permanent 4 share safari tent (bunk beds) or in a swag (Aussie bedroll) under millions of outback stars. Optional upgrade to twin tents available at $75/person per tour – twin tent upgrade price includes sleeping bag and pillow. (L,D)

Day 2: Uluru to Kings Canyon

Enjoy a glorious sunrise with a walk around the base of Uluru. Deepen your understanding of the land and the Mala people during a walk with your tour guide. There’s an opportunity to purchase Aboriginal arts and crafts at the Cultural Centre before travelling to our exclusive campsite in Watarrka National Park (Kings Canyon). You can choose tonight to sleep in a swag (Aussie bedroll) under millions of outback stars or in one of our permanent 4 share safari tents (bunk beds). Optional upgrade to twin tents available at $75/person per tour – twin tent upgrade price includes sleeping bag and pillow. (B,L,D)

Day 3: Kings Canyon to Alice Springs

Discover the Lost City and the Garden of Eden on a 6km hike in Kings Canyon. Admire and explore the towering walls and crevices of Watarrka National Park. The photo opportunities are endless in Kings Canyon so be sure to bring your camera. At the end of the trek it’s time to refuel with a bite to eat before making the journey back to the remote centre of Alice Springs. (B,L)

Or if you choose to finish the tour in Ayers Rock, you will be transferred from Kings Canyon Resort to Ayers Rock Resort after lunch. Please note that this service must be requested at the time of booking, and will incur an additional charge of $125 per adult / $65 per child.


(Optional camel ride is available at your own expense)

Park Entry Fee $25
Toilets and Hot showers every day- (unlike other 3 Day camping tours)
Sparkling wine & snacks at Uluru Sunset (Extra Alcohol is BYO)
Pickup and drop back to your accommodation
Air conditioned Bus
Healthy Meals on Tour
(Vegetarians catered for - Pls advise when booking)
Friendly Experienced guides

Sleeping bag hire $20 per person

Fitness Level
A good level of fitness is required

What To Bring
Travel voucher, 2 x 1.5 litres of water (per person), sleeping bag (can be hired for $20/person - must be requested at time of booking and pay cash to driver on day of travel), strong non-slip walking shoes, hat (wide brimmed is best), fly net, sunglasses, sunscreen, toiletries, torch (flash light), swim wear(warmer months), towel, camera, casual and comfortable clothing (cool, light clothing is best in summer and warm clothing for winter) travel pillow

Child Policies
8 - 15 years(inclusive)
Minimum age 8

Childrens Rate

Read reviews of Alice Springs to Uluru, Olgas, Kings Canyon - 3 Day Camping Tour - All Inclusive from other travellers:

This was a great trip, with an awesome guide (Simon) - thoroughly recommend!
Reviewed by: Deryn, April 2014

Great value, exactly as anticipated. Tash was a wonderful guide, great organisation skills, patient & fun. Only negative was that thé bus could have been more confortable for such long journeys.
Reviewed by: Louise, March 2014

Excellent trip, professional guide, and very affordable!

I have to say that our guide Ria, was perfect. She was able to get us to each of the destinations on our trip, earlier than each of the other tour operators, allowing everyone on the trip the advantage of a perfect spot for photos and a more personal experience.

Great company and great experience!
Reviewed by: Andrew, March 2014

Thank you for a great trip, very special experience. Saw a lot, walked a lot, overnighting in a swag great experience for a newcomer. The walks were really good, enjoyed a lot as would never have done any of that on our own - a bit strenous though for anyone with knee etc problems (maybe good idea to mention in the brochure that these are not easy walks). Special thanks to Rhea, have a good trip!
Reviewed by: Marja, March 2014

Hi. Have to use few Words i figured out. Bad guide. Did not tell us much about Uluru, Valley of Winds or Kings canyon. Let us walk around Uluru at 1400 hours in 47 degrees heat. Headeck to all in bus. No champagne or crackers at uluru - only in camp. Did not guide us at Uluru and did not walk all the way with us at valley of Winds. Made the food - and the disapeared for some reason?
Reviewed by: Christian, February 2014

Great experience!
My flight was delayed and I was already scared to miss the tour, but they were so friendly that they picked me up at the airport without a problem.
Friendly tour guide, with great cooking skills :o)
Great hiking tours with amazing scenery - awesome!
Reviewed by: Michele, February 2014

I really enjoyed the tour, especially because our guide Simo was such a top bloke and awesome chef. Recommended.
Reviewed by: James, January 2014

Ryan was a superb guide and the trip was fantastic! Awesome!
Reviewed by: Koenraad, December 2013

So glad we chose this tour - our guide Bernie was the best, and all we had to bring was ourselves, our clothes, and a water bottle. Too easy!
Reviewed by: Amy, December 2013

Emu Run Tours fulfilled all expectations: a friendly, knowledgeable tour guide, accommodation fit for the kids (under the stars) and walking tours that attended slower hikers. All in all a great experience for the group.
Reviewed by: Ingrid, November 2013

Our guide, Tash, was just phenomenal. Knowledgeable and funny, she timed every activity perfectly, so our group was always the first to arrive in busy sites and could enjoy the Uluru sunrise or walks in Kata Tjuta or the Kings Canyon without lots of people around. Meals were perfectly organized as well, and sleeping in a swag under the stars was incredible!Definitely recommended!!
Reviewed by: Arianna, November 2013

Emu Run 3 days tour in a swag.. Fantastic. The tour was really well organized and we had the most excellent guide, Ryan. It was the best value for money we spent on our whole tour Down Under. Highly recommendable. Thank you!
Reviewed by: Carsten, November 2013

It was a very well run tour. Our guide was great and had the right personality for the job. The food was healthy and fresh. We felt it was very good value for money and would recommend this company to any one young at heart. We were a mature couple[pensioners] and felt at home in some younger company.
Loved sleeping in the swags.
Reviewed by: Janet, September 2013

The tour was fantastic. The guide was very fiendly and at your disposal for anything you may need. I liked it was an active tour; preparing lunch and dinner all together, pick wood for the fire at nights, etc.
Just a negative comment which I think it's important to consider. The sleep bags are not warm enough for a night under the stars. Freezing night. :-(
Reviewed by: Elena, August 2013

Awesome tour, great tour guide locky. Was cold first night in swags so need really warm clothes. Memories for a lifetime were made:-)
Reviewed by: Bianca, August 2013

LOVED THIS TOUR GROUP!!! mixed ages, very interesting people. George was our guide, extremely informed. Not a party tour, a tour to discover and learn! George stopped at little things for us knowing that its a once in a lifetime opportunity! Great trip!
Reviewed by: Kim, April 2013

Tour was great, food was superb!!! The tour guide seems know the food as well. Thanks to him.
Reviewed by: Connie, April 2013

Everything was very guide and so was the guide. I loved every moment
Reviewed by: ellen, March 2013

Really enjoyed the trip to see Uluru and Kings Canyon, and I think that the Emu tour compares very favourably to others (eg. the Rock) in terms of camping facilities, buses, etc.

However, the guide told us that we were the worst group he'd had in 6 months (there was one very annoying couple and some spoke little English) and everything had to be done his way - even how to chop up a lettuce!
Reviewed by: Isabel, March 2013

what a brilliant tour,jason our driver was excellent,a mine of information,a good cook,and an all round good ozzie,if it wasnt so far to travel from wales we would do it all over again,[as long as it was an all round good ozzie driving],made some new friends,a memorable experience."WELL DONE EMU RUN TOURS"
Reviewed by: Susan, January 2013

This tour was amaaazing! Jason is a super great guide and he was very nice to all of us. Food was delicious and we could enjoy the magnificent Uluru, Olgas and Kings Canyon. I had a great time and I'm definitively coming back next year :-)
Anna (Barcelona)
Reviewed by: Anna, December 2012

The best trip I've taken yet! It was a decent-sized group (about 20) and it was very diverse. Not all backpackers or older people - there were couples young & old, backpackers, friends traveling together, etc. Food was wonderful & healthy, including champagne for Uluru sunset, snacks during hikes and an Aussie BBQ. I would highly recommend this tour - very enjoyable experience in the Outback!!
Reviewed by: Alice, December 2012

The tour was great! We did great walks, had lots of nice food and fun thanks to our fantastic tour guide. Would recommend that trip to anyone and might do it again myself!
Reviewed by: Dennis, November 2012

The tour is lovely, you see alot, you get alot to eat! Our tour guide was Ryan and the only negative I have to say about the tour, was on the very first leg of the trip (from Alice Springs to Uluru) there was not really an introduction, it would have been nice to get to know the other people on tour by letting everyone introduce themselves.
The rest was awesome, real value for mone
Reviewed by: Ine, October 2012

I had a great time and what an experience sleeping under the stars. The guide was great and loved the treks. I would recommend them to my friends.
Reviewed by: Elise, October 2012

The tour was amazing. I loved every minute and the group got along so well. Our guide, Ben, was an amazing wealth of knowledge which made the trip even more amazing. I loved sleeping in the swags; sleeping under the stars. It was a true connection with nature.
Reviewed by: sandy, October 2012

I had an excellent trip to Ayers Rock with Emu Run Tours. Great guide, good food and a well planned tour. Would recommend it to any one going there!
Reviewed by: Karianne, May 2012

We had a wonderful time would recommend to family and friends,
the driver Dan was a great bloke.
Reviewed by: Helen, May 2012

Hi there.
We want to thank you for a fantastic trip around Uluru and the other places we visited during the three day tour. Dan was a super guide, super cook and absolutely nice person to be together with and we surly will recommend Emu Run Tours to all our friends.
Best wishes to you and love to Dan.
Reviewed by: Niels, March 2012


I really enjoyed the tour. It was well planned, comprehensive and not too busy.

The biggest differece is the tour guide Jason. He is a gem - very humourous, sincere, good with people. He made all the difference.

I went on the Dec 22 tour.


Reviewed by: Subbiah, January 2012

Reviewed by: Guesney, August 2011

The best ever Guide (Dan) in Australia ^^
Reviewed by: Guesney, August 2011

This tour was amazing! It was very active and fun, with tons of great and healthy food!
Reviewed by: Natalie, August 2011

We had a really good trip with Ryan as our guide. He drove well - important on those long distances - and cooked well - so we all enjoyed our food and had plenty to eat. He was a good guide showing us all the important features. We enjoyed the hikes, which were not too taxing (generally good fitness was enough) The campfires were good and sleeping in swags was good fun. We thoroughly enjoyed our t
Reviewed by: Lesley, August 2011

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