Adelaide to Uluru: 4WD Adventure Tour through Australia's Iconic Outback

Embark on a captivating 4WD journey from Adelaide, weaving through South Australia's mesmerizing landscapes. Starting in the wine-rich regions of Barossa and Clare Valleys, we delve into the rugged beauty of the Flinders Ranges and the ancient Brachina Gorge. Journey onward to the underground world of Coober Pedy, the crossroad oasis of Erldunda, and the majestic Uluru.


  • Adelaide
    • Coober Pedy
    • Flinders Ranges
  • Clare Valley
    • Uluru
    • Alice Springs
  • Australian Outback
    • Unique Accomodation
    • Off-road 4WD

Day 1: Adelaide to Wilpena Pound

Set off on a picturesque journey from Adelaide, meandering through the world-renowned Barossa Valley. Begin your morning with a delightful tea stop at a traditional Tanunda bakery. Elevate your senses with a wine tasting at the Chateau's Barossa Discover Wine Experience. Savor a fusion of Fortified Wines & Chocolate at Sevenhill Cellar in the heart of Clare Valley. Enjoy lunch surrounded by Clare's rustic charm.

Accommodation: Wilpena Pound – Glamping Tent

- 1 King Bed

- Reverse cycle air-conditioning

- Ensuite with walk-in shower

- Tea & Coffee facilities

- Indoor & Outdoor seating

- Outdoor fire pit

Total Drive Time: 4hrs 20mins


Day 2: Flinders Ranges to Coober Pedy

Wake up to the beauty of Flinders Ranges. Stretch out with a morning hike through the captivating Brachina Gorge. Proceed on an outback adventure toward Coober Pedy, taking in the scenes of Marla and William Creek en route.

Accommodation: Desert Cave Underground Motel – Underground King Room

- Outdoor Swimming Pool

- World's only Underground Bar & Games Room

- WIFI access

Total Drive Time: 7hrs 10mins


Day 3: Coober Pedy Exploration

Dive deep into Coober Pedy's rich opal mining history with an underground Opal Mine Museum tour. As dusk approaches, let the hues of the Painted Desert dazzle you at sunset.

Note: Due to high demand, alternative underground accommodation at Desert Cave Underground Motel is provided for a unique Coober Pedy experience.

Total Drive Time: 4hrs 40mins (return to Painted Desert)


Day 4: Coober Pedy to Erldunda

Embark on a road trip through Australia's vast landscapes from Coober Pedy to Erldunda. Capture a memorable snapshot at the Northern Territory Border sign. Relish the anticipation – Uluru awaits!

Accommodation: Erldunda Desert Oaks Resort – Executive Queen Room

- Air Conditioning

- Complimentary toiletries

- Separate Shower

- Television

Total Drive Time: 5hrs


Day 5: Erldunda to Uluru

Today, the iconic Uluru beckons! Dive deep into its mysteries with a guided tour, soak in local indigenous culture at the Cultural Centre, and witness a mesmerizing Uluru sunset.

Accommodation: Sails in the Desert – Superior Room

Total Drive Time: 3hrs


Day 6: Uluru to Kings Creek Station

Greet the dawn with a breathtaking Uluru sunrise. Explore the majestic Kata Tjuta on the Valley of the Winds hike. By afternoon, journey onward to the rustic charm of Kings Creek Station.

Accommodation: Kings Creek Station – Mort Conway Camp

- Premium Tents

- King Bed

- Ensuite

- Air Conditioning

Total Drive Time: 3hrs


Day 7: Kings Creek Station to Alice Springs

Experience the grandeur of Kings Canyon with a Rim hike, then set course for the lively hub of Alice Springs.

Accommodation: Crowne Plaza – Premium Room, King Bed


- Slippers & Toiletries

- Air Conditioning

Total Drive Time: 3hrs


Journey through Australia's outback like never before on this curated 4WD tour. Book now and witness nature's wonders unfold from Adelaide to Alice Springs.

Note: This brief itinerary is a general outline of potential experiences. Exact activities and stops can be tailored based on preferences and interests once details are finalized. Safe travels!

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Please Note
  • The Child Price is for ages 4 – 14.
  • Far North Escapes reserves the right to amend this itinerary due to any unforseen circumstances and accepts no responsibility for lost, stolen or damaged property, dinning and accommodation destination may be changed without notice, cancellation fees apply.
Outstanding Value Inclusions

Package Inclusions

- Featured activities
- All National Park Fees & Permits
- All meals: Breakfast, Lunch, & Dinner
- Unique accommodations
- Knowledgeable Naturalist Guide
- Premium Touring Vehicle


Please Note
  • Far North Escapes requested dates and times are not always available due to accommodation suppliers. Which Far North Escapes will be more then happy to arrange another alternative date if suited to clients and accommodation suppliers. Pick-up times are dependent on road conditions, traffic, and can vary.

1. How long is the Adelaide to Uluru tour?

  - The tour is designed to span 7 days, taking you from Adelaide to the iconic Uluru. Specific duration will be mentioned in the tour details.

2. What are the main attractions on this tour?

  - Beyond the stunning Uluru, this journey also offers experiences in diverse landscapes and attractions, possibly including places like the Clare Valley, Flinders Ranges, Coober Pedy, and Kings Canyon, among others.

3. Where will we be staying during the trip?

  - Accommodations will vary based on the itinerary but expect a mix of hotels, resorts, and unique local lodgings that enhance the tour experience.

4. Is transportation provided throughout the tour?

  - Yes, all transportation between Adelaide and Uluru, including any detours or stops in between, is included.

5. What is the group size for this tour?

  - To ensure a personalized experience, we usually limit our group sizes. Typically, you can expect between 1-5 participants, but this may vary.

6. Will meals be included?

  - Specific meal inclusions will be detailed in the tour package. Always inform us of any dietary requirements or preferences when booking.

7. What should I pack for this journey?

  - Essentials include comfortable walking shoes, sun protection (hat, sunscreen), a reusable water bottle, light layers for varying temperatures, and a camera.

8. Is this tour suitable for children or older participants?

  - The tour is designed to be inclusive for a range of ages. However, certain activities might be more physically demanding, so it's best to consult with us regarding any concerns.

9. Are there any hidden costs or fees?

  - Our tour package aims to be comprehensive. However, personal expenses, unscheduled activities, or meals outside of what’s included might be additional.

10. I have specific needs/limitations. Can accommodations be made?

  - Absolutely. Please inform us ahead of time, and we'll make every effort to ensure your comfort and safety.

11. What is your cancellation policy?

  - Our cancellation policy will be detailed at the time of booking. We recommend reviewing it closely before making a reservation.

12. Will we have a guide for the duration of the trip?

  - Yes, an experienced local guide will accompany you, ensuring a rich and informative journey from start to finish.

13. What can I expect in terms of weather?

  - The regions from Adelaide to Uluru offer a mix of climates, from temperate in Adelaide to arid desert conditions near Uluru. Checking forecasts and packing accordingly is advised.

Always feel free to contact us directly for any specific concerns or questions. Our goal is to make your journey from Adelaide to Uluru unforgettable. Safe travels!

All our trips include:

Industry leading safety measures
Customer support for peace of mind
Experienced tour leaders
All taxes are included

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