Ayers Rock Resort

Alice Springs to Ayers Rock, FLYDRIVE Package

This holiday package ended on 15 January 2014 and is no longer available. Check out other special offers available at Ayers Rock Resort.

Australia’s Red Centre, a vast desert landscape with its awe-inspiring natural wonders and cultural treasures, is an outback adventure just waiting to be discovered.
This 4 Day, 3-night Fly-Drive package encompasses the historical Alice Springs, a self-drive journey along Australia’s popular Stuart Highway, a spiritually enriching stay at Ayers Rock Resort with Indigenous activities and the iconic Uluru before returning to Alice Springs for your flight home with Tiger Airways.


Standard Package3 Nights + Breakfast$799*per person twin share

Fly-Drive Standard Package:

  • Return airfares with Tiger Airways ex Sydney or Melbourne
  • 2 nights accommodation in a Standard Room at the Outback Pioneer Hotel + buffet breakfast daily
  • 1 night accommodation in a Standard Room at Alice Springs Resort + buffet breakfast
  • 3 days Hertz car hire with unlimited kms
    (pick up and return from Alice Springs Airport)
  • Free Indigenous guest activities at Ayers Rock Resort
  • Free use of Ayers Rock Resort shuttle bus service

Add an extra night at Uluru from only $155*pp twin share!
Includes extended car hire, accommodation + buffet breakfast


Superior Package3 Nights + Breakfast$840*per person twin share

Fly-Drive Superior Package:

  • Return airfares with Tiger Airways ex Sydney or Melbourne
  • 2 nights accommodation in a Standard Room at Desert Gardens Hotel or a 1 Bedroom Apartment at Emu Walk Apartments + buffet breakfast daily
  • 1 night accommodation in a Superior Room at Alice Springs Resort + buffet breakfast
  • 3 days Hertz car hire with unlimited kms
    (pick up and return from Alice Springs Airport)
  • Free Indigenous guest activities at Ayers Rock Resort
  • Free use of Ayers Rock Resort shuttle bus service

Add an extra night at Uluru from only $171*pp twin share!
Includes extended car hire, accommodation + buffet breakfast


Deluxe Package3 Nights + Breakfast$924*per person twin share

Fly-Drive Deluxe Package:

  • Return airfares with Tiger Airways ex Sydney or Melbourne
  • 2 nights accommodation in a Superior Room at Sails in the Desert + buffet breakfast daily
  • 1 night accommodation in a Deluxe Room at Alice Springs Resort + buffet breakfast
  • 3 days Hertz car hire with unlimited kms
    (pick up and return from Alice Springs Airport)
  • Free Indigenous guest activities at Ayers Rock Resort
  • Free use of Ayers Rock Resort shuttle bus service

Add an extra night at Uluru from only $209*pp twin share!
Includes extended car hire, accommodation + buffet breakfast

STAYING IN THE RED CENTRE

Ayers Rock Resort provides a variety of accommodation options for every possible taste and budget - from the premium Sails in the Desert, and award winning Desert Gardens Hotel, to the self contained Emu Walk Apartments and Outback Pioneer Hotel.
For more information visit Ayers Rock Resort Accommodation

The Chifley Alice Springs Resort is located at the heart of outback Alice Springs. Modern facilities, friendly outback service and lush green lawns contribute to the relaxed atmosphere of this award-winning resort, situated on the banks of the famous Todd River with its magnificent river red gums
For more information visit Chifley Alice Springs Resort

GETTING AROUND

Uluru (Ayers Rock) to Alice Springs 465km - 4.5 hours driving on sealed road
For more information on driving between Uluru and Alice Springs visit: Travel NT

Car Hire is arranged with Hertz and includes unlimited kilometres based on an automatic Toyota Corolla, Camry or similar. Vehicle upgrades are subject to availability and additional charges apply. Speak with our Travel Specialists for more information on vehicle upgrades.

SUGGESTED FLY-DRIVE ITINERARY
DAY 1 - Alice Springs to Ayers Rock

Alice Springs

  • From mid-morning, fly into Alice Springs with Tiger Airways.
  • Pick up your vehicle from Alice Springs Airport and make your way to the historic Alice Springs to grab some lunch in town and a few snacks for the drive to Ayers Rock.
  • Set off on your journey to Ayers Rock and drive 4.5 hours by hire car at your own pace along the Stuart Higway. For 4WD enthusiasts, the Mereenie Loop Road (partly unsealed) brings you right to the doorstep of Kings Canyon. The drive passes some incredible sites including Standley Chasm, Ellery Creek and Ormiston Gorge
    (additional charges apply for car hire upgrade).
  • Arrive at Ayers Rock Resort and check into your accommodation. The Walpa Lobby Bar, located at Sails in the Desert, provides a sense that your journey is complete – a sense of arrival. A relaxed setting for a pre-dinner drink, the Bar is contemporary and welcoming.
  • From relaxed dining under a desert sky, to grilling a barramundi steak on the BBQ, you can choose from 13 dining experiences. No matter which hotel you've chosen to stay at, the dining options cater for every taste and budget. More Dining Options

DAY 2 - Ayers Rock Experiences

Desert Awakenings

Sounds of Silence

  • Wake early and join the Desert Awakenings tour. Before sunrise travel by bus along isloated desert tracks into the outback, where a traditional Aussie breakfast of bacon and egg rolls, tea, coffee and homemade damper awaits. As the sun rises watch the amazing transformation of colours and life as the desert awakens. The tour provides an introduction to the natural and cultural landscapes of this remarkable region and includes a visit to Mutitjulu waterhole in the shadow of Uluru (Ayers Rock) and stops off at the Cultural Centre (charges apply).
  • For lunch stop by the Resort Town Square and visit the Kulata Academy Cafe. Run by the Indigenous trainees of Ayers Rock Resort's training Academy under the guidance of supervisory trainers, the caf menu includes a range of freshly prepared sandwiches along with salads and an array of cakes and pastries from the Resort bakery.
  • The Resort has a range of Free Indigenous guest activities. Make your way to the Town Square Lawn area and join our Indigenous host for a Bush Yarn. Be captivated by Aboriginal history, cultural and traditional techniques used on the land as our storyteller shares intimate details of the local lore.
  • Entered into the Australian Tourism Hall of Fame, Sounds of Silence offers the best of the Red Centre distilled into four magical hours. One hour before sunset, you'll be collected from your hotel, and taken to a secluded sand dune in the desert. As a didgeridoo player weaves his magic enjoy a welcome drink and a selection of outback-style canaps. As the sun sets, feast on a 3-course BBQ buffet of authentic Australian delicacies. Attention then turns to some of the world's best stargazing, as our star talker takes you on a tour of the spectacular southern night sky (charges apply).

DAY 3 - Ayers Rock to Alice Springs

Kata Tjuta

  • This morning join an intimate SEIT Kata Tjuta Sunrise group tour and journey through the desert landscape of Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to the mighty rock formations of Kata Tjuta. Absorb the views from the best vantage point, away from the crowds, to see the 36 domes that comprise this spiritual place. Walk between the mighty conglomerate rock walls into Walpa Gorge and hear how Kata Tjuta has evolved over millions of years. Picnic breakfast is included in this tour (charges apply).
  • Enjoy lunch by the pool at Pira Pool Bar. At Sails in the Desert, Pira is a sun-kissed, poolside setting for casual lunch or a relaxed holiday cocktail. A menu of Mediterranean, tapas style dishes and classic Australian steaks, burgers and fish and chips delights.
  • Visit the Resort Town Square for a few snacks to take on your journey back to Alice Springs. The drive is approximately 4.5 hours along the Stuart Highway.
  • Check into Chifley Alice Springs Resort, the ideal location and heart of Alice Springs.
  • This evening, dine at the Barra on Todd Restaurant and Bar. A distinctive array of cuisines featuring both international and local bush flavours. With an outstanding selection of barramundi dishes complementing a creative and diverse menu, Barra on Todd remains a favourite for locals as well as visitors.

DAY 4 - Alice Springs

  • Rise for an early breakfast before making your way back to Alice Springs Airport. Return your hire car for your flight home with Tiger Airways.

ONE STOP RED CENTRE HOLIDAY SERVICE

Why Book Direct?

Best price guarantee, Velocity Frequent Flyer points and expert advice from our Australian based Travel Centre - just some of the benefits from booking direct with our Red Centre holiday specialists.
Need more reasons to book direct with us?

Phone: 1300 134 044 or +61 2 8296 8010
Request a Holiday Quote: Online Enquiry
Email: travel@voyages.com.au
Voyages Travel Centre: Why book direct with us?

Conditions

*Conditions Apply. This package is strictly subject to availability at the time of booking. Seats on Tiger Airways are limited and may not be available at peak times or on all flights. Package based on a maximum Tiger Airways fare of $194.95 one way and additional costs over and above $194.95 one way will be charged. Package rates are valid for new bookings made from 8 December 2013 until 15 January 2014 unless sold out prior. Valid for travel from 1 November 2013 to 31 March 2014. Per person twin share package starting rates quoted above are based on 2 adults sharing a room for 2 nights at specified room type and hotel at Ayers Rock Resort, 1 night at the specified room type at Chifley Alice Springs Resort, 3 days of car hire with Hertz or equivalent, and includes 1 return Tiger Airways flight from Sydney or Melbourne to Alice Springs, 20kgs luggage allowance, and booking fee. A minimum total 3 night stay applies and on early check-out the regular nightly rate will be charged. Extra person rates apply for airfares and accommodation when sharing a room with 2 or more adults. Sole use rate applies for single travellers. Full prepayment of total package is required at time of booking to secure this offer. All prices are quoted in Australian dollars, inclusive of GST.

For Tiger Airways Terms and Condtions visit: Tiger Airways
For Chifley Alice Springs Resort Terms and Condtions visit: Chifley Alice Springs Resort
For Hertz Terms and Condtions visit: Hertz Car Hire

Cancellation Fees: for accommodation and car hire, cancellation received within 72 hours of travel date will incur a 100% cancellation charge. No cancellation fees apply for notice prior to 72 hours of travel date.

Cancellation Fees: for Tiger Airways flights, strictly no refunds due to cancellation or changes to flight reservation.

Subscribe to our newsletter today
Trade News & Media Privacy Policy Terms & Conditions Contact Us Careers Site Map