12 days in Alice Springs & Surrounds Itinerary

12 days in Alice Springs & Surrounds Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Melbourne
Fly + Drive:  7 h
1
Hermannsburg
— 1 night
Travel:  3 h 15 min
2
West MacDonnell National Park
— 3 nights
Travel:  4 h 45 min
3
Alice Springs
— 7 nights
Fly:  4 h 45 min
End: Melbourne

1
night
Hermannsburg

Hermannsburg ©
To find ratings, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Hermannsburg holiday maker tool.

Melbourne to Hermannsburg is an approximately 7- hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Melbourne to Hermannsburg is minus 0.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Sun) to allow time for travel to West MacDonnell National Park.

Things to do in Hermannsburg

Museums
Highlights from your plan
Hermannsburg Historic Precinct ©
Hermannsburg Historic Precinct

3
nights
West MacDonnell National Park

West MacDonnell National Park ©
West MacDonnell National Park is known for nature, wildlife, and outdoors. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at West MacDonnell National Park, identify plant and animal life at Glen Helen Gorge, head outdoors with Serpentine Gorge, and take in the dramatic natural features at Redbank Gorge.

To find reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our West MacDonnell National Park vacation planner.

Explore your travel options from Hermannsburg to West MacDonnell National Park with the Route module. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Alice Springs.

Things to do in West MacDonnell National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Ormiston Gorge ©
Ormiston Gorge
West MacDonnell National Park ©
West MacDonnell National Park
Standley Chasm Angkerle ©
Standley Chasm Angkerle

7
nights
Alice Springs

Alice Springs ©
Situated right in the heart of Australia, Alice Springs serves as an urban oasis deep within the country’s parched, desert-like Red Center.
Alice Springs is known for wildlife, museums, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take some stellar pictures from Anzac Hill, identify plant and animal life at The Kangaroo Sanctuary, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Gillen, and examine the collection at Royal Flying Doctor Service Museum.

To see maps, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Alice Springs trip planner.

Explore your travel options from West MacDonnell National Park to Alice Springs with the Route module. September in Alice Springs sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 11°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Alice Springs

Parks Museums Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Anzac Hill ©
Anzac Hill
Alice Springs Desert Park ©
Alice Springs Desert Park