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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 ayers rock creek bed initial climb great walk well worth the effort lots of water highlight of our trip early in the morning start early day trip heart attack hill views are spectacular long drive
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Reviewed 4 days 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

Thank TPellas
Reviewed 1 week ago 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

Thank Angela M
Reviewed 1 week ago

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

Thank Steve W
Reviewed 1 week ago 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

Thank MissBooTravels
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I came here as part of an organised tour run by AAT Kings. The walk around the rim started at sunrise and took about 3-4 hours. The initial climb is quite steep with lots of steps but it is well worth the effort for the...More

Thank Valerie K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I walked this as part of a group. Many were uncertain of whether they would manage the steps up, but all did without difficulties. We arrived at first light and watched the sun rise as we reached the top. We walked slowly, saw a lot...More

Thank skitandoori
Reviewed 4 weeks 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 weeks 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 October 9, 2018 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 October 6, 2018

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
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Thetribe6
February 28, 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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