2 Day Uluru and Kata Tjuta Explorer

2 Day Uluru and Kata Tjuta Explorer

Explore the sights of Alice Springs, enjoy Uluru Sunset and Sunrise, and Kata Tjuta (the Olgas). Enjoy the different standard accommodation Budget , standard and superior rooms.

Tour Highlights

  • Atila (Mt Conner)
  • Kata Tjuta (the Olgas)
  • Uluru Sunset and Sunrise

Tour Info

Code AK-ARA2
Style
  • Hotel Accommodated
Duration 2 Days
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Note

Standard and Superior Twin or Single upgrades available on request.

Vehicle Luxury Coach
Suitability Open Age
Start Alice Springs @ 07.00 am
Finish Alice Springs @ 07.30 pm
Travel Insurance Required

Depart Alice Springs through the rugged desert landscape, passing the beautiful MacDonnell Ranges. Stop at a camel farm, where there's the opportunity to ride one of these 'ships of the desert' (own expense). View flat topped Atila (Mt. Conner) in the distance, before arriving at Ayers Rock Resort rested, relaxed and ready to explore the amazing World Heritage listed Uluru - Kata Tjuta National Park.

This afternoon 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. Continue by coach to the Kuniya Walk from where you'll be escorted on foot to the beautiful Mutitjulu Waterhole. View Aboriginal rock paintings and learn about the area as your Driver Guide points out some native flora and explains the Aboriginal and European history of Uluru. Later visit the Uluru - Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre. In the late afternoon you'll travel to the Uluru sunset viewing area. Witness the striking colour changes of Uluru at sunset while enjoying nibbles and sparkling wine.

Hotel: Outback Pioneer Hotel (Budget),

Desert Gardens Hotel (Standard)

or Sails in the Desert Hotel (Superior), Ayers Rock Resort.

** Optional Experience: Add-on the Uluru Barbecue Dinner

After sunset, join us under the stars at our exclusive venue. Enjoy sparkling wine on arrival, then dine on a menu of steak, lamb sausages, chicken skewers and garlic prawns, salads and a tasty dessert. All accompanied by a selection of wines, beers and soft drinks. There's time for stargazing too (weather permitting).

Optional Experience

ADD-ON ULURU BARBECUE DINNER

Add-on Uluru Barbecue Dinner

$136 adult$68 child

Rise early this morning to travel to the Uluru sunrise viewing area. Watch the first rays of the sun set the Red Centre alight. Then travel to the mystical domes of Kata Tjuta. On the way enjoy panoramic views of the southern side of Kata Tjuta before arriving at the base of Walpa Gorge. Spend some time exploring the gorge and the unusual conglomerate rock formations. The trail follows the natural creek between two of the tallest domes of Kata Tjuta.

This afternoon travel along the Stuart Highway through desert scenery on your way to Alice Springs, where your short break concludes.

Inclusions

  • Twin share Budget Accommodation
  • Uluru - Kata Tjuta National Park Ticket
  • Experienced Driver Guides
  • Detailed and informative commentary
  • Travel in an air-conditioned coach
  • Return airport transfers- flight details to be provided 45 days prior to travel

What to bring

  • Comfortable walking shoes
  • Sunglasses, sunscreen and hat
  • Water bottle
  • Camera
  • Jacket in the cooler months

Fitness requirement

Moderate level of fitness required.

  • Low to moderate level of fitness required:
  • Uluru: Low level of fitness required. The Kuniya Walk is approximately 1 hour gentle walk on flat ground.
  • Kata Tjuta: Moderate level of fitness required. Walking on uneven surface required to complete Walpa Gorge walk, however, guests can return to the coach at any time if needed.

Note

  • Departs Daily, 7.00am from Alice Springs
  • Returns Day 2, 7.00pm (Oct-Mar) and 7.30pm (Apr-Sep), Alice Springs
  • Standard and  Superior  Twin or Single accommodation upgrades are available on request. Single Traveler will be accommodated in a Single room. 
  • Child and Concession rates are applicable on request. ( concession rates are only for Australian and New-zealand concession card Holders)
  • As this Short Break departs at 7.00am, accommodation will need to be pre-booked for the previous night.
  • As this Short Break concludes after 7.00pm, accommodation will need to be pre-booked for tonight.