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Alice Springs Highlights Half-Day Tour provided by AAT Kings

Alice Springs Highlights Half-Day Tour

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  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
Updated 06/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
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Please bring your own washable face mask and gloves. Should an unexpected situation arise, additional face masks, rubber gloves, antiviral sprays/wipes are available for guest distribution. Group sizes will be continuously reviewed to align with government recommended protocols.
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Updated 06/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
Itinerary
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  • 1
    Alice Springs School of the Air Experience
    Stop: 55 minutes - Admission included
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  • 2
    Alice Springs Telegraph Station Historical Reserve
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
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  • 3
    Royal Flying Doctor Service Museum
    Stop: 55 minutes - Admission included
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  • 4
    Alice Springs Reptile Centre
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
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  • 5
    Anzac Hill
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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Important Information
Duration
4h
Inclusions
  • Hotel pickup and drop off
  • Professional, local guide
  • Commentary by driver
  • Touring by luxury, air-conditioned coach
  • Entry to the Telegraph Station, site of the first European settlement in Alice Springs
  • Entry at Alice Springs Reptile Centre, home to the largest reptile display in Central Australia
  • Entry to School of the Air, the world's largest classroom
  • Entry/Admission - Alice Springs School of the Air Experience
  • Entry/Admission - Alice Springs Telegraph Station Historical Reserve
  • Entry/Admission - Royal Flying Doctor Service Museum
  • Entry/Admission - Alice Springs Reptile Centre
Exclusions
  • Food and drink
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Children under 18 must be accompanied by an adult
  • Vehicle used is 21 seated coach
  • Please note: School of the Air is only open Monday to Friday (excluding public holidays)
  • Stroller accessible
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 50 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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GillE46 wrote a review Apr. 2020
Loughborough, United Kingdom4 contributions
We really enjoyed our tour of Alice Springs visiting the School of the Air, The Telegraph Station, The Flying Doctors, The Reptile Centre and Anzac Hill. Our driver/guide Myles was very informative and his enthusiasm for the place was great. We had a really good time.
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Response from aatkingsaustralia, Manager at Alice Springs Highlights Half-Day Tour
Responded 5 May 2020
Hi gillabeth, Thank you for the review. Our A Town Like Alice Tour is a fantastic way to see the sites in Alice Springs and to learn the history behind this beautiful town. We are extremely lucky to have such wonderful drivers & guides who love to share their passion and knowledge while on tour. We will be sure to pass along your wonderful comments to Myles and look forward to welcoming you on board AAT Kings tours again!
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sue n wrote a review Jan. 2020
Shaftesbury, United Kingdom6 contributions2 helpful votes
This was an excellent tour, & well worth the money. It lasted over 4 hours. Our driver/guide Gerry, was excellent. Couldn't fault it.
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Date of experience: January 2020
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Response from aatkingsaustralia, Manager at Alice Springs Highlights Half-Day Tour
Responded 26 Jan. 2020
Hi Sue, Thank you for the review. Our A Town Like Alice Tour is a fantastic way to see the sites in Alice Springs and to learn the history behind this beautiful town. We are extremely lucky to have such wonderful drivers & guides who love to share their passion and knowledge while on tour. We will be sure to pass along your wonderful comments to Gerry and look forward to welcoming you on board AAT Kings tours again!
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cbgb wrote a review Nov. 2019
Milan, Italy18 contributions4 helpful votes
Great Tour of local Outback history with several stops at important local museums. Highly recommended.
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Response from aatkingsaustralia, Manager at Alice Springs Highlights Half-Day Tour
Responded 30 Nov. 2019
Hi cbgb, It's great to hear that you enjoyed our A Town Like Alice tour. Thank you for the review, we look forward to seeing you on an AAT Kings tour in the future.
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Susie G wrote a review Nov. 2019
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We had such a good time on this tour. It included all of the places I was keen to visit and all the information I wanted. Very good tour guide and fascinating history!! I highly recommend the half day tour!!
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Date of experience: October 2019
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Response from aatkingsaustralia, Manager at Alice Springs Highlights Half-Day Tour
Responded 30 Nov. 2019
Hi Susie G, Thank you for the review of our A Town Like Alice Tour. We hope you enjoyed your time in the Red Centre and hope to see you on an AAT Kings tour again soon!
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Barbara T wrote a review Oct. 2019
Maroochydore, Australia20 contributions11 helpful votes
A excellent tour to learn the history of Alice Springs, Ian our great tour guide is very resourceful. A relaxing relaxing tour with little walking.
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Date of experience: October 2019
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Response from aatkingsaustralia, Manager at Alice Springs Highlights Half-Day Tour
Responded 3 Nov. 2019
Hi Barbara, Thank you for your great review! Our A Town Like Alice is a great way to see all Alice Springs has to offer in a relaxing & informative way! Thank you for your wonderful comments about Ian, we will be sure to pass along you kind words to him! Thank you again for leaving AAT Kings a review, and we look forward to seeing you on tour again!
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About the operator

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ilovearmor
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Great way to get from Uluru to Alice Springs (or reverse)
Myles was our driver from Uluru to Alice Springs. Got picked up promptly at our hotel. We were in a small bus bec
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425donh
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Sweet Home Chicago
Our visit to the outback in Australia started in Alice Springs and from there we took the AATKings charter bus to U
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Tracey G
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Uluru to Alice Springs via Kings Canyon
The 2 star rating is not with regards to the tour guides or drivers who were great. It's a 4am pick up from Uluru
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377barryd
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Poor performance
I booked for my family a luxury transfer from Uluru to Alice Springs. Being summer and 42 degree heat I expected th
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Jayne J
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ALICE TOWN TOUR WAS GREAT
We spent the afternoon with AAT Kings, the guide like an open book of knowledge. His story telling about how Alice
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Klg96
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Lovely place to visit
AAT Kings always provide a good tour experience but you have to remember that this is a tour. While on the tour you
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Carlina2012
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Stunning rugged scenery and a rugged ride into Palm Valley
What a fabulous day trip from Alice Springs. Big comfortable 4WD truck which made the travel as comfortable as poss
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VacyV1
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Kings of Service
Uluru is a must visit/pilgrimage for all Australians. Indubitably, Uluru and its Central Desert surroundings are st
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Renee D
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Renee Docherty
I cannot reccomend this amazing tour enough. Firstly i would like to say how amazing Pete is as a tour guide. So hi
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989ChrisG
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Fantastic day
Such a great day. Our very skillful and knowledgeable driver and guide, Peter, made this a day to remember. First s
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Nola F
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A good stopover whilst travelling on The Ghan
Had two days to get to Uluru and back from Alice Springs. The AAT trip was convenient, comfortable and informative
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annepQ561PL
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Fabulous
What a wonderful experience. From the Ghan we took a week out for an experience in the Red Centre. Went from the A
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Peter M
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Top Notch
I couldn’t speak more highly of the organisation, timeliness and friendliness of AAT KIngs both at Alice Springs an
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Gigi090
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Colours of the Outback
We did a one day tour which included a hike through King's Canyon. Our Bus driver Dale collected us from Sails Reso
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DavidG897
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Alice Springs Expeditions
John Stafford made it an excellent day out for us despite the heat and flies. He drove considerately especially on
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Key Details
  • Duration: 4h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: English
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