AAT Kings Day Tours (Red Centre)
With over 150 expertly crafted holiday itineraries to choose from, AAT Kings offers something for everyone.
Discover bucket list destinations on a sightseeing Day Tour, escape the everyday on a 2-7 day Short Break, or experience the getaway of a lifetime on a 4-22 day fully Guided Holiday.
From simplicity through to luxury, they are sure to find the perfect fit from their great range of itineraries, all effortlessly organised and hassle free. Their knowledge and experience of this beautiful land ensures that you’ll see the world-renowned sights you have heard so much about as well as the hidden gems that will take your breath away.
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Visit historical sites and some of the essential services delivered from Alice to the community of this vast region. The traditional custodians of the land are the Arrernte people, who refer to Alice as ‘Mpwante’. Visit Alice Springs Reptile Centre, home to the largest reptile display in Central Australia, where you'll have lots of fun, particularly during the show and if you’re game, try the supervised handling session.
Please quote Day Tour code A3 when booking.
Hear fascinating stories of the geology, history and culture of Kata Tjuta. This incredible formation of rock domes extends six kilometres into the ground and is the remains of erosion that began more than 500 million years ago. The walk to Valley of the Winds takes you down into a timeless haven within the domes through trickling creek beds.
Please quote Day Tour code Y50 when booking
They are thought to have originally been one huge piece of rock, much like Uluru, that has weathered over millions of years to become an intriguing series of individual formations. As evening approaches, each passing minute brings something new as the domes continue to change colour with the setting sun.
Please quote tour code Y8 when booking.
A 45 kms drive east of Uluru, the 36 domes of conglomerate rock of Kata Tjuta cover an area of over 21 kms², and with Uluru, the two form the major landmarks within Uluru–Kata Tjuta National Park. Walk through the sheer walls of Walpa Gorge with your Driver Guide and experience this amazing landscape, a desert refuge for plants and animals.
Please quote Day Tour code Y12 when booking
Located in the heart of Watarrka National Park, it lies in an ancient Australian landscape that is sacred ground for the Ulpanyali and Lilla people. The Rim Walk is a once-in-a-lifetime experience. The climb up a 100-metre cliff face reveals views of sandstone walls, grottos, chasms and cliffs. Or, for something more relaxing, set off on a two-kilometre stroll along the creek bed that leads to impressive views of the canyon rim.
This tour departs from Uluru and can end at either Ayers Rock Resort (Y19) or Alice Springs (Y20) or Kings Canyon Resort (Y28) Please quote Day Tour code when booking.
Through the Central Australian landscape, we’ll take you down the very edge of the Finke River and into the amazing Palm Valley. You’ll see the important sights and visit an Aboriginal community, Hermannsburg, known to the local Arrernte people as ‘Ntaria’.
Please quote Day Tour code A5 when booking.
You’ll be fascinated by the Aboriginal stories that go back many thousands of years. Learn the significance of ancient Aboriginal rock art, about the area’s flora and fauna, and culture of its traditional owners, the Anangu. Your day concludes with a spectacular sunset at Uluru.
Please quote Day Tour code Y17 when booking.
His Field of Light, inspired by a trip to Uluru over 27 years ago, is installed in a remote desert area within sight of majestic Uluru. It is his largest installation to date, with Munro and his team installing more than 50,000 slender stems crowned with radiant frosted glass spheres. It is truly a magical sight to behold.
Please quote Day Tour code FOL when booking
Start with an amazing sunrise at Talinguru Nyakunytaku, the Uluru (Ayers Rock) sunrise viewing area. Afterwards, on the 45 kms drive to Kata Tjuta (the Olgas) your Driver Guide will provide you with an historical overview of the National Park. The walk through the sheer walls of Walpa Gorge won’t disappoint as you’re led into a world of rare plant species and lush evergreen scrubs.
Please quote Day Tour code Y14 when booking.
Before you commence your journey of discovery, enjoy a light breakfast as you begin to absorb the enormity and beauty of your surroundings. Visit sacred sites, view Aboriginal rock art, and the vision of a waterfall in a desert setting is really something to see, especially after rain when the water flows from the side of Uluru and plunges into Kantju Gorge.
Please quote Day Tour code Y40 when booking.
Your Driver Guide will provide expert commentary while you enjoy the amazing surroundings and the sight of Uluru in the distance. This fascinating icon stands 348 metres high, however, most of its mass is below ground level. You’ll be overwhelmed by its incredible size, presence and inherent spirituality.
Optional Add-on: Uluṟu Barbecue Dinner
To make this day even more magical, dine under the stars at our exclusive outback venue. You'll experience a real Aussie style barbecue accompanied by a selection of red and white wines, beer and soft drinks. This is the ideal time to relax and swap travel stories while you take in the incredible ambience of an Uluṟu evening.
Please quote Day Tour code Y11 when booking.
Please quote Y11B for Half Day Tour plus BBQ.
Along the way your Driver Guide will point out significant landmarks and share details of the region's history and rich culture. In this scenery-packed itinerary, visit iconic sights of Angkerle (Standley Chasm), Ellery Creek Big Hole, Ormiston and Glen Helen Gorges and Simpsons Gap, and learn all about the use of ochre in ancient times at the Ochre Pits.
Please quote Day Tour code A8 when booking.