6 days in Yulara, Kings Canyon & Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park Itinerary

6 days in Yulara, Kings Canyon & Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park Itinerary

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Yulara
— 2 nights
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Kings Canyon
Drive
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Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 3 nights
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Yulara — 2 nights

Yulara takes its name from the local Aboriginal words for "howling" and "dingoes," which conveys the town's isolated location in the Outback.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Thu): take in the dramatic natural features at Walpa Gorge. Keep things going the next day: head outdoors with Outback Cycling and then go for a walk through Field of Light.

To see photos, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Yulara visit app.

Sydney to Yulara is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 0.5 hours traveling from Sydney to Yulara. Traveling from Sydney in August, expect nights in Yulara to be a bit cooler, around 6°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sat) so you can drive to Kings Canyon.
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Kings Canyon

To see traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read Kings Canyon trip app.

You can drive from Yulara to Kings Canyon in 3 hours. You will leave for Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park on the 31st (Sat).
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Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park — 3 nights

Please note that visitors are no longer allowed to trek up Uluru.
You've added Kata Tjuta / Mount Olga, Uluru, Walpa Gorge, and other attractions to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sun): take in the dramatic natural features at Walpa Gorge, then take in the awesome beauty at Kata Tjuta / Mount Olga, and then take in the pleasant sights at Field of Light. On your second day here, get outside with Outback Cycling and then take in the dramatic natural features at Uluru.

To find where to stay, photos, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park trip itinerary planning tool.

Drive from Kings Canyon to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in 3 hours. In August, daytime highs in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park are 27°C, while nighttime lows are 6°C. On the 3rd (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can fly back home.
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