The only good reference I can think of to describe Kings Canyon is to compare it to the Grand Canyon. It is a rock formation in the desert of similar origin (a canyon carved by a river), and even though it can not quite compete with
The Australian outback ... an endless desert, red fire and at its center, this great rock named Uluru by the Aborigines and the revered icon of the country. You will be awestruck by its size and everywhere you look you will be able to
There are few roads in the world that can boast that they connect two ends of a continent without interruption, but surely one of the most secluded is this highway connecting the cities of Adelaide to Darwin in the Northern Territory.
Without doubt, the best of the walks in Kings Canyon is running along the top of the canyon. Firstly, because it allows, from its height, you to appreciate the true dimensions of the canyon walls. There are stunning views of the
This small hill, in Alice Springs, is the best viewpoint in the city. It is not difficult to climb, although the heat can suffocate you and make it more complicated than it is. For me it is one of the must-sees in the city, on the
Located about 3 kilometres from the centre of Alice Springs, this park is a place where you can see a wide variety of the flora and fauna of Central Australia in one place. You can admire several species of birds, kangaroos, and emus.
The Ghan is a legendary train that runs from the north of Australia (Darwin) to the south (Adelaide) in 48 hours, for the same price as a bus trip (at the same distance and the same travel time). I recommend this mode of transport for
This is the easiest path in Kings Canyon, you can walk it in less than an hour and it is suitable for people with disabilities. It runs along Kings Creek, the creek that gives name to Kings Canyon. The route is very well explained,
During the long drive between Alice Springs and Ayers Rock, you need to take some stops to stretch your legs, relax and enjoy the views of the desert. It is almost compulsory to stop at this authentic Australian desert oasis. You can
If you want a railway adventure down under, then you can't miss the legendary Ghan, which runs through the centre of Australia. Its construction wasn't easy. The decision to build it was taken in in the nineteenth century, but the
This gorge, in the West Macdonnell Range Call (130 km west of Alice Springs), is arguably the most important in the area. You can find the only hotel in this national park here. You can choose a private or shared room. Right place if
We have arrived at the first important stop, if we were to decide to visit the West Macdonnell Mountain Range. Situated just 17 kilometers west of Alice Springs, so it could very well be a bike ride from the city (in fact there is a
Welcome to Far West in the heart of Australia. You can really feel like a Cowboy going through the double doors. Order one of the Australian ales have a seat and if you feel hungry don´t miss the chance to try any of their dishes or
This resort is from the hotel chain Voyages, and is the only accommodation available to the area of Kings Canyon. In fact it is the only place that's hundreds of miles around and as such, covers the entire spectrum of budgets, from a
The backpacker hostel comes has comfortable and clean beds that are ideal for people traveling on a budget. Two styles of accommodation available, including twenty male and female beds bedroom and four bedroom bed and boys, have a
Music, happiness, and inexpensive food are all some of the charms that draw crowds of young and not so young people to this cafe/bar/restaurant, in the hostel of the same name. The interior has large tables and benches, and the
The perfect and cheapest accommodation in Alice Springs, where you can have a rest on your way to Ayers Rock. This backpackers hotel has everything you need to relax and have a perfect stay in the capital of central Australia. The
This resort can be found on the banks of the famous Todd River. The Alice Springs Resort combines efficient and friendly service interior modern comfortable facilities. Low rise architecture and lush, offers a luxurious stay with
Located in the center of the town of Alice Springs the hotel is a good base from which to explore the Majestic MacDonnell Range of mountains, Uluru Ayers Rock, Kata Tjuta The Olgas, and breathtaking views of Kings Canyon. The recently
A perfect base for exploring the attractions of Alice Springs, a few minutes walk from the center, with an excellent location for those wishing to discover the attractions of the city as well as surrounding areas. There are lush
The Comfort Inn Outback is situated in the vicinity of the town of Alice Springs. Once here you can enjoy a quiet atmosphere close to the heart of the city where you can enjoy a wide option of stores as well as restaurants and bars.
The Lasseters Hotel Casino is in Alice Springs. It has 127 rooms that are perfectly equipped and designed, The interior is spacious and it has large balconies. There are many activities, such as a full fitness center, golf course and