Uluru & Kata Tjuta Highlights
2 days | Uluru (Ayers Rock) Return
Uluru Sunset • Uluru Sunrise • Uluru Base Tour • Mutitjulu Waterhole • Aboriginal Rock Art • Kata Tjuta • Walpa Gorge
Jul-Oct 2022: Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu/Sat/Sun
Nov 2022 Onwards: Daily
(subject to availability)
Departs 2.30pm (Apr-Oct) and 3.00pm (Nov-Mar) from Ayers Rock Resort
Day 2, 10.45am (Oct-Mar) and 11.30am (Apr-Sep) at Ayers Rock Resort
Prices From Code: U2L
On arrival at Ayers Rock Airport you'll be transferred to the resort (flights to arrive prior to 1.30pm).
This afternoon, visit the Uluru- Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre. Later, travel around the base of Uluru in comfort as your Driver Guide provides commentary about the numerous sacred sites and features to be found at Uluru. Learn about the native flora, fauna and intriguing culture of the traditional owners, the Anangu, and discover an array of fascinating sites. Continue by coach to the Kuniya Walk where your Driver Guide will escort you to the beautiful Mutitjulu Waterhole. In the late afternoon witness the striking colour changes of Uluru at sunset while enjoying sparkling wine.
Hotel: Outback Pioneer Hotel, Desert Gardens Hotel or Sails in the Desert Hotel, Ayers Rock Resort.
Rise early to watch the first rays of the sun set Uluru and the Red Centre alight. Make your way to the viewing platform to see many kilometres into the distance, providing an ideal photo opportunity. Later, travel to the mystical domes of Kata Tjuta and continue to the base of Walpa Gorge. Spend time exploring the gorge and the unusual conglomerate rock formations. The walking trail through it follows the natural creek bed between two of the tallest domes of Kata Tjuta.
In the afternoon, you’ll be transferred to Ayers Rock Airport. Flights to depart after 12.45pm (Oct-Mar) and 1.15pm (Apr-Sep).
Please note: This itinerary may be subject to change.
Prices above may vary according to your departure date.
Choose from a range of accommodation standards below. AAT Kings has hand-picked a range of hotels in key destinations to suit all kinds of budgets and we’ve pre-negotiated amazing prices for you.
Outback Pioneer Hotel, Ayers Rock Resort.
The Outback Pioneer Hotel provides comfortable, clean accommodation for the traveller who is simply looking for somewhere to rest between their outback adventures.
Standard Rooms are comfortable and spacious and feature one queen and one single bed. All rooms have private en suite, television and movies on demand.
Note: Outback Pioneer Hotel is closed due to operational reasons from 01 November 2022 to 31 March 2023
Desert Gardens Hotel, Ayers Rock Resort.
Voyages Desert Gardens Hotel is centrally located to all resort and touring facilities and offers a range of accommodation, from shaded poolside rooms to deluxe rooms overlooking the desert.
Sails in the Desert Hotel, Ayers Rock Resort.
In the heart of Australia's Red Centre, the hotel beautifully contrasts Uluru's raw natural beauty with a luxurious outback holiday experience.
Soaring white sails crown Ayers Rock Resort's Sails in the Desert Hotel, shading 228 luxury five star rooms and suites.
Need accommodation before or after your tour?
Our special discounted rates make booking accommodation with us during your holiday both easy and affordable at selected AAT Kings hotels and resorts. Ask our friendly reservations at the time of booking.
- • Uluru - Kata Tjuta National Park Ticket
- • Accommodation
- • Experienced Driver Guide
- • Comprehensive commentary
- • Travel in an air-conditioned coach
What to Bring
- • Cash if purchasing Aboriginal artwork
- • Sunglasses, sunscreen and hat
- • Consider packing a light breakfast or bring snacks
- • Water bottle to hold 1 litre
- • Warm layers in cooler months
- • Flynet in summer months (optional)
- • Enclosed walking shoes
• Walpa Gorge Walk - Moderate level of fitness required
Uneven surfaces to complete Walpa Gorge walk. Guests can return to the coach at any time if needed.
• Short guided walk at Uluru - Mutitjulu Waterhole - Low level of fitness required
Approximately 1 hour gentle walk
- • Day 1: Flights to arrive prior to 1.30pm into Ayers Rock Airport
- • Day 2: Flights to depart after 12.45pm (Oct-Mar) and 1.30pm (Apr-Sep) from Ayers Rock airport