Ayers Rock (Aboriginal name: Uluru)
Camel to Sunrise
Duration: 2 Hours 30 Minutes
Overview: Enjoy a peaceful 1 hour camel ride amongst the big red sand dunes in the cool, morning air and watch the sun rise over Uluru and Kata Tjuta. Skilled guides describe the flora and fauna along the trail and serve billy tea and freshly made beer-bread after the ride. Learn more about camels as you visit the 'camel display' before heading back to your hotel.
Camel to Sunset
Duration: 2 Hours 30 Minutes
Overview: Take a camel ride through this spectacular desert region, bringing you close to nature and offering great views of Ulura and Kata Tjuta National Park World Heritage Area. A refreshing glass of sparkling wine or beer and snacks wait at the end of the trail.
Uluru - Kata Tjuta Helicopter Flight
Duration: 30 Minutes
Overview: Comprised of 36 massive domed rocks spread over 35 sqkm, Kata Tjuta is one natural wonder that must be seen. Nothing can prepare you for the sheer size and majesty of Uluru as you are taken on an unforgettable journey. Covering areas of Yulara, Ayers Rock (Uluru) and Kata Tjuta (The Olgas), this is the complete outback experience by air. Enjoy expert commentary as you fly effortlessly over the awesome desert landscape below.
Ayers Rock to Kings Canyon
Duration: 4 Hour 20 Minutes
Overview: Travel through spectacular desert scenery from Ayers Rock Resort to Kings Canyon Resort by luxury coach. Pass through Curtin Springs and view Atila (Mt. Conner). Turn off the Lasseter Highway and onto Luritja Road. Your driver/guide will tell you about the history of the surrounding cattle stations. Arrive at Kings Canyon Resort before dusk. You may have time to view the sunset behind Carmichaels Crag to finish off the day.
Sounds of Silence Tour & Dinner
Duration: 4 Hours
Overview: Travel out to a private dining setting in the middle of the desert under the stars. View the spectacular sunset over Ayers Rock and the Olgas while listening to the haunting sounds of the didgeridoo and enjoying sparkling wine and canapes. Return to the dinner site for a gourmet bush barbecue - try kangaroo, barramundi, emu and local bush salads followed by mouthwatering desserts, complemented by Australian wines. Listen to the mystery of the desert as an astronomer takes you on a tour of the clear Southern night skies. Coffee, tea and port will be served during the talk. Return to the Resort.
Kata Tjuta and Uluru Sunset
Duration: 5 Hours
Overview: Travel to the mystical 36 domes of Kata Tjuta. Stop at a lookout for a panoramic view of the southern side of Kata Tjuta. Arrive at the base of Walpa Gorge and spend some time exploring it. Then walk the trail through the gorge following the natural creek between two of the tallest domes of Kata Tjuta. In the late afternoon, travel to the Uluru sunset viewing area. Admire the striking color changes of Uluru while enjoying nibbles and a complimentary glass of wine.
Ayers Rock to Alice Springs
Duration: 5 Hour 20 Minutes
Overview: Travel through interesting desert scenery between Ayers Rock Resort and Alice Springs. Your driver/guide will tell you about the surrounding area as you pass through the beautiful rugged scenery of the 'outback'. View Mt. Conner along the way. Stop at Erldunda to have some lunch or afternoon tea (own expense). Travel north along the Stuart Highway and return to your Alice Springs hotel.
Kings Canyon Tour
Duration: 12 Hours 30 Minutes
Overview: Drive from Ayers Rock through sand stone country towards Kings Canyon, stopping for breakfast at Kings Creek Station (own expense). Continue to Watarrka National Park and climb up with your guide to the rim of Kings Canyon to enjoy marvelous views. Alternatively, explore the boulder-strewn canyon floor (non-guided) for an easier walk. After lunch (own expense) return to Ayers Rock.