Learn about stories and legends of the local Aboriginal community during the Uluru base tour and see rock paintings and a waterhole that has been the source of water for the Aboriginal people for thousands of years when you take the Mutitjulu Walk.
End the tour with a visit to Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre and see the amazing collection of original ceramics, paintings and woodwork made by the local Anangu community.
5 hoursStart time
90 minutes prior to sunrise. The exact start time will vary throughout the year. Please call the activity operator at least two days prior to the tour date to know your exact pick up time.
Pick up from Ayers Rock hotels
Please advise your hotel details at the time of booking so that we can arrange hotel pick up
Same as the start point
Depart from your Ayers Rock Resort hotel in an air-conditioned coach and drive down to Talinguru Nyakunytjaku, a sunrise viewing area near Uluru.
See the changing colors of Uluru as the sun rises across the desert plains. Talinguru Nyakunytjaku offers magnificent views of Uluru as well as the 36 head-shaped domes of Kata Tjuta, also known as the Olgas. Enjoy a cup of tea or coffee along with biscuits while you enjoy panoramic views of the Red Centre Desert at dawn.
Next, you will hit the road for an Uluru base tour. During the drive, the driver-guide will share notes about the geology of Uluru, local flora and fauna, and narrate fascinating Aboriginal stories.
Moving forward, be ready for a Mutitjulu Walk that leads to a special waterhole that has been an important campsite for the local Anangu community. The waterhole provided a key source of water for the Aboriginal people in the area and had been in use for many thousands of years. During the walk you will see Aboriginal rock paintings about which you will learn interesting facts from your guide.
Next, you will arrive at the Uluru – Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre which houses a vast collection of traditional ceramics, paintings and woodwork made by the Anangu community.
At the end of the tour, you will be dropped back to your hotel in Ayers Rock Resort.
Please call the activity operator at least 24 hours prior to the start of the tour to confirm all departure details.
The entrance fee (AUD25) to Kata Tjuta National Park is a government charge and is not included in the tour price. It must be paid on the day of the tour.
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.