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Located in Watarrka National Park, Kings Canyon known for its 100–meter-high sheer cliff walls. There are a variety of walks, the most popular is the Rim Walk which is a 3-4 hour walk with a steep start. Kings Creek Walk is a gentle walk at the base...more
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Watarrka National Park, Red Centre, Northern Territory | Via Luritja Road Or Larapinta Drive, Northern Territory, Australia
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All reviewsgarden of edencreek walksteep climbtake your timecreek bedwell worth the effortayers rockinitial climbgreat walkhighlight of our triplots of waterday tripan early startheart attack hillviews are spectacularlong driveearly in the morning
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I have done the Kings Canyon Rim Walk twice. The first walk took me about 3.5 hours, the second almost 4.5 hours. On each occassion I was mesmerised by the colours, the shapes of the rock, the Ghost Gums stark white against the rich Reds...More

1  Thank traveller22015
Reviewed 1 week ago

We drove the 3 hours from Ayres Rock Resort, setting out just after an early breakfast, past Mount Conner looking like a slightly squashed version of Ayres Rock. The place was busy and carpark full but there were extra spaces down the road. There is...More

Thank Jacki51
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We drove out from Uluru to Kings Canyon. Definitely worth the drive. We did the Rim walk with 2 kids8 and 4. Our 4 yr old handled it no problem even though it was 6km plus we did both side trips of around 600m each....More

Thank Chantelle P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Easy access that does not require a 4WD vehicle and many tour services available for this attraction too. Well sign posted walks with the added security of radio stations for emergencies on the full canyon rim walk.

Thank Schony29
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our guide Marcus was very energetic and informative on our rim walk. AAPT have put together a fantastic package for Kings Cannon. The walk is a little taxing at the beginning but you go at your own pace. We had a lot of other groups...More

Thank Leonie P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We drove from Uluru, 3 hours of driving each way but so worth it. We did the rim walk we were warned that it was daunting not so just take your time. We did it in about three hours enjoying every step, the garden of...More

Thank careygeorge
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Perfect for walking and a liitle bit of hiking, perfect views of a beautiful environment. Gives a glimps of the very old days on this planet

Thank Dolf B
Reviewed 10 August 2018

I just love the bold beauty, shifting colours, hidden treasures and history of this very special place. There are 3 options depending on your fitness level. We did the 6 km rim walk which is the longest and toughest option, but if you're fit enough...More

1  Thank SueLester
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

This is a must place to visit. I was not very fit but managed to do the entire walk, about two hours. The best place was The Garden of Eden, you are up high and look down on a beautiful olden type of garden, there...More

Thank pipmedill
Reviewed 5 August 2018

We were on a group tour and were offered a choice of the rim walk (about 6km) or the creek walk (about 1km). Only 3 of us opted to do the rim walk - many were daunted by the thought of around 400 steps up...More

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Thetribe6
28 February 2018|
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Response from razor908 | Reviewed this property |
It’s a long journey and detour, but my kids preferred this to Uluru (11 and 8yrs). They still talk about the exploring here. Less touristy and more ‘do your own thing’.
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Donna B
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Response from Liesl132015 | Reviewed this property |
I agree with the previous reply - AAT Kings are the best. I'd wholeheartedly recommend a trip out to Kings Canyon with them. Its a long drive from Ayers Rock and walking the canyon can take over 3 hours with plenty of photo... More
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