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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 take your time steep climb creek bed initial climb ayers rock great walk well worth the effort lots of water highlight of our trip early in the morning start early views are spectacular heart attack hill three hours hour hike
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We were on the stairs by about 6.15am and they were brutal. Younger, fitter people were finding it much easier than I did, but there are plenty of places to stop on the way up to check out the view before reaching the top, about...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Gabrielle D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife surprised me by doing the 6km rim walk and finishing pretty strongly with a dicky knee ! We got away around 9am and completed in 3 & a bit hours in a 32C Temp ! Take plenty of water and enjoy this spectacular...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Skeney57
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My family and I did the Kings Canyon Rim walk and we loved it. Due to the heat we started at 5:30 in the morning , and the sunrise was incredible. Our favorite hike in Australia so far! Do not miss.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank chantalguy2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Kings Canyon Rim Walk is a worthwhile exercise, many people can complete when you make an early start, especially in the warmer season. The first climb is a bit challenging but no big deal for fit people. If you have vertigo just dont look...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank huys25
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Loved our recent visit to Kings Canyon. A long way from anywhere but worth the effort to visit. The rim walk around the canyon is a “must see”. Spectacular colours and awesome landscape. A highlight of our Central Australian holiday. We were even lucky enough...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Mewett_Family
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We travelled to Kings Canyon as part of a tour. It is quite remote, but the resort has everything you need for a comfortable night's stay. We rose early the next morning to go on a couple of iconic walks. The Rim Walk of about...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Keith T
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This place has to be one of my most favourite walks here in the outback. It is so stunning and makes you feel so small that it gives you a reality check. I recommend starting early, we started at 6am and stopping along the way...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank TPellas
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

Arrived by AAT Kings coach for a guided walk of the Canyon. Hayley was our guide and what a knowledgeable and enthusiastic young lady she is. The walk was very manageable despite initial apprehension about the climb up. However it was fine and the entire...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Angela M
Reviewed 5 November 2018

Caught the wet season, and wet it was. The walk was partially flooded and the guide, Hayley(?) was practical and safe throughout. In a small group of three, we decided to press on as long as it was manageable, and only the persistence of the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Steve W
Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

Wow! The Rim Walk was probably the best walk in the central Australia area. We started at 6am, which was great because we avoided the heat, but all the tourist buses turned up at the time. So we spent the whole time trying to stay...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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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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