Alice Springs is set right in the middle of Australia’s ‘red centre’ and you’re going to love every minute of your stay there. Home to Uluru, Kata Tjuta and Kings Canyon, you’re going to have a lot of exploring to do, so it’s a good idea to get a car hire, you’re in luck because some of the car hire companies such as: Hertz, Avis, Europcar, Budget and Thrifty are based in the area.
How Do You Get to Alice Springs?
You can fly into the Alice Springs Airport direct from most major Australian cities, and pick up your car hire once you’ve landed at the service desks found inside the airport. Or you could catch The Ghan, a historic railway coming from South Australia. Driving is a bit tough, because if you’re coming from Darwin or Adelaide, it’s going to be a full day’s drive and it’s not recommended that you do this with a car hire. You might also want to check car hire conditions regarding bringing your car hire into the Northern Territory.
What Is There To Do In Alice Springs?
Aside from being a launch point to explore Uluru and Kata Tjuta, Alice Springs is also home to many activities worth doing in the town itself, so pack the family into the car hire and get out and explore what it has to offer.
Without the complications of city lights, Alice Springs is one of the best places in the world to go stargazing. Or perhaps you want to take in some local history and visit the Aviation Museum or the Adelaide House.
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