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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 reviews garden of eden creek walk steep climb take your time creek bed initial climb well worth the effort ayers rock great walk highlight of our trip lots of water day trip an early start heart attack hill views are spectacular long drive early in the morning
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Reviewed 4 days ago

A visit to the "Red Centre" of Australia will present you with many "Jaw Dropping" moments, and after Uluru...one of my favourites was Kings Canyon. The best way to enjoy what Nature has carved out of the Red Rocks is the "Rim Walk" around the...More

Thank rogeria l
Reviewed 5 days ago

It’s a stunning scenic trail, start early take your time and enjoy. Only The first part of the trail is steep uphill. The complete rim walk takes you about 4 hr, Obvious in summer it’s required to start very early. After the walk we drove...More

Thank Tuurtje75
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Did the creek walk one afternoon. It was well shaded and a comfortable stroll. The end of the path was closed due to a large boulder that fell on the platform. Sunset and sunrise was amazing from kings canyon resort. The Thirsty Dingo has $20...More

Thank LiLiandJoel
Reviewed 1 week ago

The canyon is not huge but it is a special place even though the main track in has been stopped short of the end because of storm damage. The walk around the top is a bit daunting for many but a helicopter ride is a...More

Thank neverold333
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The scenic rim walk was truly spectacular, brilliant colours, breathtaking scenery, against a blue blue sky. Has to be seen to be believed. While the initial climb to the top of the Canyon is a bit challenging, it is the hardest of the course. So...More

Thank Elspeth M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took our time and easily made it within the 4-hour estimate. The path is steep in places, but the trail is exquisitely maintained. We couldn't stop taking pictures. The interpretive plaques were excellent and we don't regret scrimping by skipping the guided tour. But...More

Thank MCWeyfarers
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The rim walk is fantastic. You must get here early in the morning as anything past 0900 will be stinking hot. We started at 0730 and took just on 2 hours 7 minutes to finish. However, you can expect to take 3-4 hours if you...More

Thank Steven R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The final stop of our Outback trip was Kings Canyon which is situated in Watarrka National park,approximately 38 km from Kings creek station where we had our campsite.Like other days of our trip,we had early start in the morning around 6 am to catch the...More

Thank mohapatra09preeti
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

3 hour drive form Ayers Rock. Worth the drive. Left at 5:30am and got back just before dark. Two walks riverbed and the rim. Rock formations incredible. A must see.

Thank phillipmarion2014
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

3 hours from Ayers Rock resort. 2 walks to do - river bed and the rim. Rim walk is spectacular and fascinating. Had lunch break in the "Garden of Eden" a secluded spot about half way on the rim walk. Well worth the drive. We...More

Thank Phillip_Marion
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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
15 July 2017|
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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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