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Alice and the Kings (Australia)

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Stuart Highway, the only road that crosses vertically Australia from Darwin to Adelaide

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Stuart Highway, the only road that crosses vertically Australia from Darwin to Adelaide

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Stuart Highway, from Darwin to Adelaide

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Stuart Highway, from Darwin to Adelaide

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The Ghan, hystorical railway that connects Darwin with Adelaide acros the central desert

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The Ghan, hystorical railway that connects Darwin with Adelaide acros the central desert

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The Ghan, hystorical railway that connects Darwin with Adelaide. The station of Alice Springs

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The Ghan, hystorical railway that connects Darwin with Adelaide. The station of Alice Springs

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Alice Springs, a small town far from everything even from other cities of Australia

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Alice Springs, a small town far from everything even from other cities of Australia

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Alice Springs view

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Alice Springs view

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Alice Springs. The history of communications through the desert on a mural of the town

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Alice Springs. The history of communications through the desert on a mural of the town

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Alice Springs. The hats are one of the most important elements to be worn in the Australian desert

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Alice Springs. The hats are one of the most important elements to be worn in the Australian desert

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Alice Springs, the Todd Mall market (every second Sunday from mid-February to early December)

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Alice Springs, the Todd Mall market (every second Sunday from mid-February to early December)

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Alice Springs, the Todd Mall market (every second Sunday from mid-February to early December)

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Alice Springs, the Todd Mall market (every second Sunday from mid-February to early December)

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Alice Springs, the Todd Mall market (every second Sunday from mid-February to early December)

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Alice Springs, the Todd Mall market (every second Sunday from mid-February to early December)

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Alice Springs, the Todd Mall market. Aboriginal paintings

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Alice Springs, the Todd Mall market. Aboriginal paintings

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Alice Springs, the Todd Mall market

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Alice Springs, the Todd Mall market

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The Alice Springs Desert Park

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The Alice Springs Desert Park

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The Alice Springs Desert Park

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The Alice Springs Desert Park

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Alice Springs

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Alice Springs

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Alice Springs view

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Alice Springs view

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Alice Springs by night

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Alice Springs by night

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Alice Springs by night

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Alice Springs by night

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Alice Springs by night

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Alice Springs by night

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Alice Springs by night

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Alice Springs by night

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Alice Springs. Concert of didjeridoo in the Sounds and Starlitght Theatre

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Alice Springs. Concert of didjeridoo in the Sounds and Starlitght Theatre

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MacDonnell Ranges, the mountains around Alice Springs

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MacDonnell Ranges, the mountains around Alice Springs

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Dromedaries in the wild desert along the road to Kings Canyon

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Dromedaries in the wild desert along the road to Kings Canyon

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Dromedaries in the wild desert along the road to Kings Canyon

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Dromedaries in the wild desert along the road to Kings Canyon

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Watarrka National Park. Climb on the walls of Kings Canyon

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Watarrka National Park. Climb on the walls of Kings Canyon

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Watarrka National Park. The path traced on the plateau along the Kings Canyon

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Watarrka National Park. The path traced on the plateau along the Kings Canyon

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Watarrka National Park. The path traced on the plateau along the Kings Canyon

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Watarrka National Park. The path traced on the plateau along the Kings Canyon

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Watarrka National Park. The path traced on the plateau along the Kings Canyon

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Watarrka National Park. The path traced on the plateau along the Kings Canyon

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Watarrka National Park. Kings Canyon. The impressive vertical walls of the canyon

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Watarrka National Park. Kings Canyon. The impressive vertical walls of the canyon

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Watarrka National Park. The path traced on the plateau along the Kings Canyon

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Watarrka National Park. The path traced on the plateau along the Kings Canyon

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Watarrka National Park. Kings Canyon. Crested Pigeon

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Watarrka National Park. Kings Canyon. Crested Pigeon

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Watarrka National Park. Kings Canyon

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Watarrka National Park. Kings Canyon

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Watarrka National Park. Kings Canyon

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Watarrka National Park. Kings Canyon

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Watarrka National Park-Kings Canyon. Stairs to facilitate the descent into the secondary canyons

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Watarrka National Park-Kings Canyon. Stairs to facilitate the descent into the secondary canyons

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Watarrka National Park, secondary canyons in the Kings Canyon area

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Watarrka National Park, secondary canyons in the Kings Canyon area

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Watarrka National Park-Kings Canyon. Stairs to facilitate the descent into the secondary canyons

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Watarrka National Park-Kings Canyon. Stairs to facilitate the descent into the secondary canyons

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Watarrka National Park-Kings Canyon. Stairs to facilitate the descent into the secondary canyons

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Watarrka National Park-Kings Canyon. Stairs to facilitate the descent into the secondary canyons

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Watarrka National Park, secondary canyons in the Kings Canyon area

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Watarrka National Park, secondary canyons in the Kings Canyon area

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Watarrka National Park, Kings Canyon. A lizard camouflaged with the red rock

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Watarrka National Park, Kings Canyon. A lizard camouflaged with the red rock

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Watarrka National Park. The path traced on the plateau along the Kings Canyon

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Watarrka National Park. The path traced on the plateau along the Kings Canyon

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Watarrka National Park. Kings Canyon. The impressive vertical walls of the canyon

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Watarrka National Park. Kings Canyon. The impressive vertical walls of the canyon

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Watarrka National Park. Kings Canyon

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Watarrka National Park. Kings Canyon

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Watarrka National Park. Kings Canyon. The vertical walls of the canyon

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Watarrka National Park. Kings Canyon. The vertical walls of the canyon

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Watarrka National Park. Kings Canyon. The vertical walls of the canyon

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Watarrka National Park. Kings Canyon. The vertical walls of the canyon

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Watarrka National Park. Kings Canyon

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Watarrka National Park. Kings Canyon

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Watarrka National Park. Sunset on Kings Canyon

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Watarrka National Park. Sunset on Kings Canyon

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Watarrka National Park. Kings Canyon. The starry sky illuminates the desert

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Watarrka National Park. Kings Canyon. The starry sky illuminates the desert

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The night passed in the desert quiet illuminated by the glow of the stars

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The night passed in the desert quiet illuminated by the glow of the stars

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Where is Watarrka National Park

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Where is Watarrka National Park

Stuart Highway, the only road that crosses vertically Australia from Darwin to Adelaide
Stuart Highway, the only road that crosses vertically Australia from Darwin to Adelaide
Stuart Highway, from Darwin to Adelaide
Stuart Highway, from Darwin to Adelaide
The Ghan, hystorical railway that connects Darwin with Adelaide acros the central desert
The Ghan, hystorical railway that connects Darwin with Adelaide acros the central desert
The Ghan, hystorical railway that connects Darwin with Adelaide. The station of Alice Springs
The Ghan, hystorical railway that connects Darwin with Adelaide. The station of Alice Springs
Alice Springs, a small town far from everything even from other cities of Australia
Alice Springs, a small town far from everything even from other cities of Australia
Alice Springs view
Alice Springs view
Alice Springs. The history of communications through the desert on a mural of the town
Alice Springs. The history of communications through the desert on a mural of the town
Alice Springs. The hats are one of the most important elements to be worn in the Australian desert
Alice Springs. The hats are one of the most important elements to be worn in the Australian desert
Alice Springs, the Todd Mall market (every second Sunday from mid-February to early December)
Alice Springs, the Todd Mall market (every second Sunday from mid-February to early December)
Alice Springs, the Todd Mall market (every second Sunday from mid-February to early December)
Alice Springs, the Todd Mall market (every second Sunday from mid-February to early December)
Alice Springs, the Todd Mall market (every second Sunday from mid-February to early December)
Alice Springs, the Todd Mall market (every second Sunday from mid-February to early December)
Alice Springs, the Todd Mall market. Aboriginal paintings
Alice Springs, the Todd Mall market. Aboriginal paintings
Alice Springs, the Todd Mall market
Alice Springs, the Todd Mall market
The Alice Springs Desert Park
The Alice Springs Desert Park
The Alice Springs Desert Park
The Alice Springs Desert Park
Alice Springs
Alice Springs
Alice Springs view
Alice Springs view
Alice Springs by night
Alice Springs by night
Alice Springs by night
Alice Springs by night
Alice Springs by night
Alice Springs by night
Alice Springs by night
Alice Springs by night
Alice Springs. Concert of didjeridoo in the Sounds and Starlitght Theatre
Alice Springs. Concert of didjeridoo in the Sounds and Starlitght Theatre
MacDonnell Ranges, the mountains around Alice Springs
MacDonnell Ranges, the mountains around Alice Springs
Dromedaries in the wild desert along the road to Kings Canyon
Dromedaries in the wild desert along the road to Kings Canyon
Dromedaries in the wild desert along the road to Kings Canyon
Dromedaries in the wild desert along the road to Kings Canyon
Watarrka National Park. Climb on the walls of Kings Canyon
Watarrka National Park. Climb on the walls of Kings Canyon
Watarrka National Park. The path traced on the plateau along the Kings Canyon
Watarrka National Park. The path traced on the plateau along the Kings Canyon
Watarrka National Park. The path traced on the plateau along the Kings Canyon
Watarrka National Park. The path traced on the plateau along the Kings Canyon
Watarrka National Park. The path traced on the plateau along the Kings Canyon
Watarrka National Park. The path traced on the plateau along the Kings Canyon
Watarrka National Park. Kings Canyon. The impressive vertical walls of the canyon
Watarrka National Park. Kings Canyon. The impressive vertical walls of the canyon
Watarrka National Park. The path traced on the plateau along the Kings Canyon
Watarrka National Park. The path traced on the plateau along the Kings Canyon
Watarrka National Park. Kings Canyon. Crested Pigeon
Watarrka National Park. Kings Canyon. Crested Pigeon
Watarrka National Park. Kings Canyon
Watarrka National Park. Kings Canyon
Watarrka National Park. Kings Canyon
Watarrka National Park. Kings Canyon
Watarrka National Park-Kings Canyon. Stairs to facilitate the descent into the secondary canyons
Watarrka National Park-Kings Canyon. Stairs to facilitate the descent into the secondary canyons
Watarrka National Park, secondary canyons in the Kings Canyon area
Watarrka National Park, secondary canyons in the Kings Canyon area
Watarrka National Park-Kings Canyon. Stairs to facilitate the descent into the secondary canyons
Watarrka National Park-Kings Canyon. Stairs to facilitate the descent into the secondary canyons
Watarrka National Park-Kings Canyon. Stairs to facilitate the descent into the secondary canyons
Watarrka National Park-Kings Canyon. Stairs to facilitate the descent into the secondary canyons
Watarrka National Park, secondary canyons in the Kings Canyon area
Watarrka National Park, secondary canyons in the Kings Canyon area
Watarrka National Park, Kings Canyon. A lizard camouflaged with the red rock
Watarrka National Park, Kings Canyon. A lizard camouflaged with the red rock
Watarrka National Park. The path traced on the plateau along the Kings Canyon
Watarrka National Park. The path traced on the plateau along the Kings Canyon
Watarrka National Park. Kings Canyon. The impressive vertical walls of the canyon
Watarrka National Park. Kings Canyon. The impressive vertical walls of the canyon
Watarrka National Park. Kings Canyon
Watarrka National Park. Kings Canyon
Watarrka National Park. Kings Canyon. The vertical walls of the canyon
Watarrka National Park. Kings Canyon. The vertical walls of the canyon
Watarrka National Park. Kings Canyon. The vertical walls of the canyon
Watarrka National Park. Kings Canyon. The vertical walls of the canyon
Watarrka National Park. Kings Canyon
Watarrka National Park. Kings Canyon
Watarrka National Park. Sunset on Kings Canyon
Watarrka National Park. Sunset on Kings Canyon
Watarrka National Park. Kings Canyon. The starry sky illuminates the desert
Watarrka National Park. Kings Canyon. The starry sky illuminates the desert
The night passed in the desert quiet illuminated by the glow of the stars
The night passed in the desert quiet illuminated by the glow of the stars
Where is Watarrka National Park
Where is Watarrka National Park

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By: Carlo Piccinelli

ID: 53

The area of the journey on Google Maps.
Following the Stuart Highway, travelling day and night by the "Roads Trains" (truk with trailer 53 meters long), you get to Alice Springs, 1500 km from Darwinn and 1500 km from Adelaide. An oasis in the desert in central Australia. Leaving the Stuart Highway and follow a track through the desert, you reach the spectacular Kings Canyon in the Watarrka National Park with a walking trip that lasts a whole day to visit the high and smooth rock walls that characterize this deep rift that opens sudden desert.
Useful links for more informations:
www.alicesprings.nt.gov.au
www.alicespringsairport.com.au
www.kingscanyonresort.com.au
www.parksandwildlife.nt.gov.au
www.australia.com
www.australia.gov.au
www.australiasoutback.com
www.nt.gov.au
www.travelnt.com
www.tourismnt.com.au
Airlines that reach Darwin or Melbourne, starting from the major capitals of the world:
Cathay Pacific, www.cathaypacific.com
Emirates: www.emirates.com
Quantas: www.quantas.com.au
Singapore Airline, www.singaporeair.com
Thai Airways: www.thaiairways.com