12 days in Red Centre Itinerary

12 days in Red Centre Itinerary

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12 days in Red Centre Itinerary

Start: Warrnambool
train + bus + Fly:  8​h 15​min
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
Kings Canyon
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
Alice Springs
— 5 nights
Fly + bus + train:  8​h 15​min
End: Warrnambool

Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park ©
For quintessential Outback scenery and culture, you can't beat a holiday in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, a World Heritage Site.
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park is known for nature, museums, outdoors, trails, and classes. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the dramatic natural features at Uluru, hike along Uluru Hiking Path, take in the exciting artwork at Walkatjara Art, and appreciate the views at Valley of the Winds.

To find more things to do, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park vacation planner .

Warrnambool to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park is an approximately 8.5-hour combination of train and flight. You can also fly; or drive. December in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park sees daily highs of 42°C and lows of 24°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Kings Canyon.

Things to do in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

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Uluru ©
Kata Tjuta ©
Kata Tjuta
Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre ©
Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre

Kings Canyon

Kings Canyon ©
Spend the 28th (Fri) exploring nature at Watarrka National Park.

For more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Kings Canyon online trip itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to Kings Canyon takes 4 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Sat) to allow time for travel to Alice Springs.

Things to do in Kings Canyon

Outdoors Nature Parks

Side Trips

Red Centre, Mereenie Loop Road
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Watarrka National Park ©
Watarrka National Park
Kings Canyon Walk ©
Kings Canyon Walk
Kings Creek Station ©
Kings Creek Station

Alice Springs

Alice Springs ©
Situated right in the heart of Australia, Alice Springs serves as an urban oasis deep within the country’s parched, desert-like Red Center.
Spend the 2nd (Wed) exploring nature at Finke Gorge National Park. And it doesn't end there: look for all kinds of wild species at Alice Springs Desert Park, steep yourself in history at Alice Springs Telegraph Station Historical Reserve, see the interesting displays at Road Transport Hall of Fame, and head outdoors with Simpsons Gap.

To find other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Alice Springs travel itinerary planner .

Drive from Kings Canyon to Alice Springs in 6 hours. In December, daytime highs in Alice Springs are 41°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Alice Springs

Parks Wildlife Nature
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Alice Springs Desert Park ©
Alice Springs Desert Park
Anzac Hill ©
Anzac Hill