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Exclusive Uluru & Red Centre Private Charter Weekend Getaway Departing Mackay

From $4,238
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Inclusions

  • Tour host
  • Direct private jet charter^ flights from Mackay - Alice Springs - Uluru (Ayers Rock Airport) - Mackay including a scenic fly over of Uluru & Kata Tjuta.
  • Transfers from airport to accommodation.
  • 2 night stay at the DoubleTree by Hilton Alice Springs including daily breakfast.
  • 1 night stay at Sails in the Desert at Ayers Rock Resort including breakfast.
  • Uluru sightseeing tour & Cultural Centre visit.
  • $200 Red Centre Experience Voucher# per person to tailor your getaway in Alice Springs. Perhaps choose from a helicopter flight, a camel ride, a tour of the West MacDonnell Ranges, or even a hot air balloon flight – the choice is yours!

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Fly directly from Mackay to the Red Centre on a private charter^ for an epic 3-night hosted adventure. Discover the historical beginnings of Alice Springs and surrounds over 2 nights plus spend 1 night at Uluru and witness and experience incredible Uluru up close. With the convenience of direct flights, you can make the most of your time in the Red Centre.

Price based on 2 guests with Summer Sale discount - $4,238 (single $2,559)
Standard Price $5,238 twin share (single $2,959)

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Tours & Activities

Private charter flight:

Fly aboard an exclusive private charter jet from Mackay directly into Ayers Rock Airport (Uluru) on Friday for a day tour before flying to Alice Springs where you will stay and maximise your time in the spectacular Red Centre. You'll fly out of Alice Springs on Sunday afternoon directly to Mackay. What a weekend!

 

Accommodation:

Enjoy exploring the wonders of the unique city of Alice Springs while based at the modern DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Alice Springs which boasts stunning views of the majestic MacDonnell Mountain Ranges. Your spacious room will offer luxurious bedding, modern interiors and internet access as well as a late check-out. For those who enjoy being active the hotel provides a 24-hour fitness centre, two tennis courts and an outdoor heated pool which overlooks the lush garden landscape. Golfing-enthusiasts need not worry as there is an 18-hole golf course located just next door.

In the heart of Australia's Red Centre, Sails in the Desert hotel beautifully contrasts Uluru's raw natural beauty with a decidedly premium outback holiday experience. Soaring white sails crown Ayers Rock Resort's Sails in the Desert hotel, shading 228 beautifully appointed rooms and suites. In a destination where one of the world's oldest cultures still thrives, the mystery, colour and wisdom of the local Anangu people is interwoven into every facet of Sails in the Desert's modern design. This hotel features an expansive gumtree lined swimming pool and a diversity of modern dining, bar and lounge options. Relax and feast in the brasserie-style Ilkari Restaurant or let time tick by as you enjoy cocktails, music and Indigenous-inspired cuisine in the Walpa Lobby Bar, or curl up on one of the daybeds and enjoy a casual lunch and cocktail by the pool. Sails in the Desert's stunning Mulgara Gallery takes you on an exploration through the unique styles and breathtaking stories of Indigenous art. Find each of your senses lulled into complete relaxation as you give in to one of the Red Ochre Spa's treatments.

 

What to do:

Uluru

Enjoy a sightseeing tour of Uluru and surrounds as you travel in air-conditioned comfort with views of Uluru and more plus enjoy a walk to the Mutitjulu Waterhole. At 348 metres high, Uluru is one of the world’s largest monoliths, towering over the surrounding landscape and some 550 million years old. Made of sandstone, Uluru is often referred to as the heart of the ‘Red Centre’ and is one of Australia’s most recognisable landmarks. Breathe in, see the colours change before your eyes, hear the stories of time and be amazed as Uluru captures your heart. For the local Aboriginal people, the Anangu, World Heritage-listed Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park holds a special cultural significance where earth and memories exist as one. Plus, enjoy time to visit the Uluru Cultural Centre. 

Alice Springs

You’ll have a free day to explore Alice Springs and its surrounds at your own pace. Use your Red Centre Experiences Voucher to tailor your getaway!

Framed by the iconic MacDonnell Ranges and surrounding desert landscape, Alice Springs is a melting pot of culture, art, history, entertainment and adventure.  

Mparntwe is the Arrernte word for Alice Springs. The Arrernte people are the traditional custodians of Alice Springs have a strong connection with the land. According to the Dreamtime, the town of Alice Springs and the MacDonnell Ranges were created by the actions of several ancestral figures including the caterpillar beings Ayepe-arenye, Ntyarlke and Utnerrengatye.

Stunning landscapes, the world's oldest living culture, and a unique pioneering history create a diverse and exhilarating destination to explore.

Explore the sites in and around Alice Springs, full of historical attractions that uncover the stories of life in remote Australia. There are countless galleries dotted throughout town and the Todd Mall, where you can get to know the art and stories from around the region.

There are endless amounts of adventure activities on offer, from world-class bike riding tracks, surveying the MacDonnell Range from the cockpit of a helicopter, or gliding across the top of Alice Springs. Why not go further afield and join a four-wheel drive tour or a camel trek across the edge of the MacDonnell Ranges.

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NT Now

Uluru national park

Red Centre Experience Voucher

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Alice Springs Visitor Information Centre

Corner of Todd Mall and Parsons Street, Alice Springs, Northern Territory 0870 Australia

Terms & conditions

*On sale until 31 January 2022. Departs Mackay on 18 February 2022. Prices and inclusions are correct as of 1 December 2021 and may be subject to change due to availability, surcharges, fees or taxes without notice. #Red Centre Experiences Voucher is redeemable via the Alice Springs Visitor Information Centre. You can browse the tours available to you at www.discovercentralaustralia.com. ^Charter is hosted by NT Now and is subject to minimum numbers (minimum 65 passengers / maximum 90 passengers). Offer may be withdrawn at any time without notice. Prices are based on twin share. Single, triple & quad share options are available upon request. Please contact us on 1800 654 199 to enquire. For full terms and conditions, and details on our refund policy, view our booking conditions. E&OE.

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