Travel by 4WD to a remote and peaceful part of the desert and watch the sun rise over Uluru and Kata Tjuta. The changing colors of Uluru in the rising sun are a wonderful sight. As the traditional bushman's breakfast is being prepared over the fire, the guide will explain the retreating starscape above.
After watching the Sunrise over Uluru you will visit the local Cultural Centre, a vibrant and engaging place of learning where the local lore of the Anangu (Aboriginal people) is explained in fantastic detail.
Having watched the sunrise over Uluru from a far you will travel to the rock where your expert guide will show you some of the rock paintings and explain their significance.
5 hoursStart time
This tour starts one hour prior to sunrise, the exact start time will vary throughout the year. Your exact pick up time will be given with your booking confirmation.
Duration: 5 hours
Your hotel at Ayers Rock / Uluru. (Please advise your hotel details at the time of booking. If you do not have this information now, please contact the local activity operator 24 hours prior to the start of the tour with these details.)
Your hotel at Ayers Rock / Uluru
This tour starts from your hotel at Ayers Rock and you will travel in an air conditioned 4WD vehicle to the Uluru Kata Tjuta National Park.
Travel away from the crowds to a secluded sand dune to watch the spectacular sunrise over Uluru and Kata Tjuta. In the company of your expert guide and with no more than 20 other passengers, learn more about this remarkable region.
As the traditional bushman's breakfast is being prepared over the fire, the guide will explain the retreating starscape above. Enjoy a cup of Billy tea and Damper while watching the sunrise.
Later proceed to the Cultural Centre where you expert guide will give you a tour and give you a fascinating insight into local customs and cultures.
Proceed towards the magnificent Uluru where your guide will show you some of the rock paintings and explain their significance.
At the end of the tour you will be returned to your hotel.
Please call the activity operator at least 24 hours prior to start of the tour for reconfirming the departure details.
Entrance fee to the Uluru Kata Tjuta National Park (AUD25) must be paid on the day of the tour
This tour operates with a minimum of 4 passengers, should this minimum number not be met on your chosen tour date every effort will be made to move you to an alternative date.
Voucher information: You must print and surrender a paper version of your booking voucher for this activity (showing your voucher on a smartphone is not accepted). No refund can be given for customers without a printed copy of their voucher.
My son thought this experience would fill a gap in his cultural identity. My expectations, therefore, were more related to some politically correct teenage concept of what it is...David A Scobie, Australia, 01/Dec/2010
Well done and very informative...Catherine Proctor, United Kingdom, 16/Nov/2010