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  • Uluru and Kata Tjuta Tour with Base Walk and Sunset BBQ

    1. Uluru and Kata Tjuta Tour with Base Walk and Sunset BBQ

    Get picked up from the Ayers Rock Resort and journey by luxury coach with an on-board toilet to the sacred rock of Uluru. Make your way towards the majestic domes of Kata-Tjuta for your first walk of the day. Visit the Cultural Centre and learn about the local Pitjantjatjara people before going to Uluru (Ayers Rock) to take part in a base walk. Follow the Mala walk along the northwest face of the rock to see fine examples of Anangu rock art. Then, head to the Mutitjulu Waterhole for your 2nd base walk at the home of an ancestral watersnake called Wanampi. Share some stories of the local traditions and learn about the legendary Dreamtime. Sip a glass of sparkling wine and take in the beautiful sunset while your dinner is prepared by your guides. Enjoy a tasty barbecue outdoors as you marvel at the views. Be amazed as the rock changes color before your eyes as the sun sinks over the hori...

    The tour has been really amazing. Extremely welcoming and caring tour guides who taught us so much about Uluru, the culture, nature, just about anything. Had so much food, wraps, fruits, bbq at the end, everything was delicious, also they offered unlimited cold water. The bus was very new and luxurious. It was a fullpacked but interesting and unforgettable day. I would definitely do it again. Thank you.

  • Kings Canyon: Full-Day Tour from Ayers Rock Resort

    2. Kings Canyon: Full-Day Tour from Ayers Rock Resort

    Travel from Ayers Rock Resort to the beautiful Kings Canyon in Watarrka National Park, stopping for breakfast at Kings Creek Station along the way. Once at Kings Canyon, you'll make the rock climb to its rim for some marvelous views of Watarrka National Park and the spectacular surroundings. Follow the rim of the canyon along the 3-hour circuit walk, stopping to look down into the canyon gorge at various look-out points along the way. Time permitting, you may choose to descend into the green oasis of the 'Garden of Eden.' While the tour is recommended for those with a good level of fitness, you may opt for the easier, shorter walk to explore the boulder-strewn canyon floor. Then, you can grab lunch at your own expense. Finally, begin your return journey to Ayers Rock Resort.

    Amazing views. Not an easy walk. We're walkers but not climbers!!! but we did it even at our age (over 70)

  • Uluru: Guided Walking Tour at Sunrise with Light Breakfast

    3. Uluru: Guided Walking Tour at Sunrise with Light Breakfast

    Wake early for this tour of a lifetime! Enjoy a light breakfast and hot tea or coffee as you absorb the enormity and beauty of your surroundings. Board your coach for the drive to the sacred site of Kuniya Piti and be captivated as your driver shares the Tjukurpa.   Hike around the base of Uluru on the Mala Walk. See some of the sacred sites where Aboriginal communities live and prepare for their ceremonies. Some believe that as you walk through this area, you’ll be surrounded by the spirit of the Mala Tjukurpa – the hare-wallaby people. See the vision of a powerful waterfall in a desert at Kantju Gorge! Continue along the Lungkata Walk and hear the Tjukurpa story of a cheeky Blue Tongue Lizard. Discover ancient Aboriginal rock paintings and learn about the Indigenous and European history of Uluru. End at Kuniya Piti, where you will get a certificate of your achievemen...

  • Uluru: Guided Trek of Uluru's Base in a Small Group

    4. Uluru: Guided Trek of Uluru's Base in a Small Group

    See all Uluru has to offer by walking the base of Uluru. If you speak French, German, Spanish, Italian, Russian or Mandarin, there are optional audio-guides available for you. Your guide will pick you up from your accommodation approximately one hour before sunrise in a comfortable vehicle fitting a maximum of 11 participants. Your journey then begins into Uluru Kata Tjuta National Park, as you head towards the base of Uluru to start your walk you’ll see the impressive monolith rising in the dawn light marking its overwhelming presence in the area. Your professional guide has been trained in all there is to know about Uluru: the flora, fauna, geology, Aboriginal culture, and history and can’t wait to share it with you making Uluru come to life as you walk around it. You’ll start walking before sunrise to the perfect location to view the spectacular event and marvel as the whole landscap...

    Pick up was on time. Light breakfast was well planned and quite sufficient for the walk. It’s a long way but we’ll paced with restrooms available at two pints along the way

  • Uluru Base Segway Tour & Mutitjulu Waterhole with Transfers

    5. Uluru Base Segway Tour & Mutitjulu Waterhole with Transfers

    Enjoy a comfortable transfer from your hotel to the base of Uluru. Upon arrival at the Segway base area, your tour guide will provide you with comprehensive Segway training. You'll take part in a short safety briefing and have a practice ride on your Segway. Afterward, you'll be ready for your guided tour of the magical Uluru, also known by its non-native name, Ayers Rock. Departing from Kuniya carpark located at the base of Uluru, you'll be led by your fully qualified and knowledgeable guide into the iconic Mutitjulu Waterhole to explore the sights and sounds. This is one of Uluru's lesser-known hidden gems. Then quietly and effortlessly, cruise around the entire base of Uluru on your Segway. Take in all the highlights of the rock and learn about local Anangu culture, flora, fauna, geology and the European history of the area from the knowledgeable guides. Get up close and personal wit...

    Loved learning to ride the segway and then listening to info at various stops around the rock.

  • Uluru Highlights Small Group Morning Tour + Picnic Breakfast

    6. Uluru Highlights Small Group Morning Tour + Picnic Breakfast

    See the highlights of Uluru in just 3 hours. If you speak French, German, Spanish, Italian, Russian or Mandarin, there are optional audio-guides available for you. Be picked up from your Ayers Rock accommodation in a comfortable vehicle fitting a maximum of 11 participants. As you travel towards Uluru, its vast shape rises from the sand dunes in the early dawn light highlighting its presence in this country. Your professional guide has been trained in all there is to know about Uluru: the flora, fauna, geology, Aboriginal culture and history and cannot wait to share it all with you. You will be taken to a special location to watch the sun rise over this amazing monolith and enjoy an outback picnic breakfast.   Then, follow your guide to the beautiful Mutijulu Waterhole on the Kuniya Walk. Listen and learn as your guide explains interesting Aboriginal creation stories of Liru (poisonous ...

    We had a great tour and Wayne our guide was excellent.certainly a highlight of our holiday.his stories were entertaining. He is very aware of the culture of the local people and was very respectful.we highly recommend this tour

  • From Yulara: 3-Hour Small Group Kata Tjuta Afternoon Tour

    7. From Yulara: 3-Hour Small Group Kata Tjuta Afternoon Tour

    Experience Kata Tjuta on a 3-hour afternoon tour. Your guide will pick you up from your Ayers Rock Resort accommodation in a comfortable vehicle fitting a maximum of 11 passengers. You will then travel to Uluru Kata Tjuta National Park, a place where unique flora and fauna thrive. As you drive to Kata Tjuta you’ll notice the 36 domes that comprise Kata Tjuta . See how the formation changes before your eyes as you drive around to approach the four main domes. Learn how the impressive landscape has formed over millions of years. You'll be in awe as you walk between the massive domes. Learn of the many attributes of this diverse environment and the cultural significance it holds to the Anangu, the local Aboriginal people. Optional audio guides are available in French, German, Spanish, Italian, Russian or Mandarin. After the tour, your guide will return you to your hotel at Ayers Rock Reso...

    The guide ,Rick, was amazing! So knowledgeable and personable. The rock formations were very impressive, especially in the rain and fog.

  • Uluru: Audio Guided Tour

    8. Uluru: Audio Guided Tour

    Soak up more of Uluru with an Uluru Audio Guide. Take advantage of over 100 stories, handy tips, and bits of local information that will enhance your stay at Uluru. Get the convenience of a tour guide that fits right inside your pocket. Learn about ancient culture, geology, and the fascinating animals that call Uluru home. Uluru Audio Guide covers virtually everything you may want to know about the region. Get information relevant to your precise surroundings with built-in GPS. Explore Uluru's incredible base with a 1-day option, or consider hiring the device for 48 hours if you plan on visiting Kata Tjuta as well. Take your time to explore Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park at a leisurely pace, do all the walks, drives or even bike rides around Uluru and Kata Tjuta, with a 3-day option to get the most out of your time in the region.

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based on 225 reviews

We had a great tour and Wayne our guide was excellent.certainly a highlight of our holiday.his stories were entertaining. He is very aware of the culture of the local people and was very respectful.we highly recommend this tour

Pick up was on time. Light breakfast was well planned and quite sufficient for the walk. It’s a long way but we’ll paced with restrooms available at two pints along the way

Loved learning to ride the segway and then listening to info at various stops around the rock.

A fun way to travel the base of Uluru. Interactive with other travelers. Very Informative.

New experience in a beautiful setting make's a good day out.