Uluru (Ayers Rock) Sunset Tours


LUXURY COACH TOURS

Uluru Sunset Tour

Sunset at Uluru (Ayers Rock) Uluru - Kata Tjuta National Park

Travel to the Uluru sunset viewing area. Enjoy nibbles and a complimentary glass of wine as the sun sinks over the western horizon and the evening sky brings out the many shades of colour for which Uluru is famous.

Don't forget your camera! It is recommended that you photograph Uluru every 5 minutes to really capture the gradual colour changes of the rock. Occasionally, when it rains you may be lucky enough to see the spectacular sight of water cascading over the sides of Uluru.

Departs: Daily 75 minutes prior to sunset from Ayers Rock Resort
Returns: Approx 30 minutes after sunset to Ayers Rock Resort
Inclusions: Experienced Driver Guide, Wine & Nibbles, Sunset viewing area

Uluru Sunset Tour & BBQ Dinner

Participate in the Sunset tour above and then continue to an exclusive venue with Uluru as a backdrop. Enjoy an Australian barbecue dinner including steak, sausages, kangaroo meat, salads and bread with sparkling wine. All accompanied by a selection of red & white wines, beer & soft drinks. There is time for stargazing too (weather permitting).

Departs: Daily 75 minutes prior to sunset from Ayers Rock Resort
Returns: Approx 2 hours after sunset to Ayers Rock Resort
Inclusions: Experienced Driver Guide, Wine & Nibbles, Sunset viewing area and BBQ Dinner under the stars

Uluru Base & Sunset Tour

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 where your Driver Guide will escort you 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, where you can learn about Aboriginal culture and see Aboriginal arts and crafts. Please ensure you have a minimum of 1 litre of water with you for your walk.

In the late afternoon we travel to the Uluru sunset viewing area. Witness the striking colour changes of Uluru at sunset while enjoying nibbles and a complimentary glass of wine.

NB: This tour starts from 1st April 2016

Departs: Daily 2.30PM (Apr-Oct) 3.00PM (Nov-Mar) from Ayers Rock Resort
Returns: Approx 30 mins after sunset to Ayers Rock Resort
Inclusions: Experienced Driver Guide, Wine & Nibbles & Sunset viewing area

Uluru Base & Sunset Tour & BBQ Dinner

Participate in the Base & Sunset tour above and then continue to an exclusive venue with Uluru as a backdrop. Enjoy an Australian barbecue dinner including steak, sausages, kangaroo meat, salads and bread with sparkling wine. All accompanied by a selection of red & white wines, beer & soft drinks. There is time for stargazing too (weather permitting).

NB: This tour starts from 1st April 2016

Departs: Daily 2.30PM (Apr-Oct) 3.00PM (Nov-Mar) from Ayers Rock Resort
Returns: Approx 2 hours after sunset to Ayers Rock Resort
Inclusions: Experienced Driver Guide, Wine & Nibbles, Sunset viewing area and BBQ Dinner under the stars

Kata Tjuta & Uluru Sunset Tour


We collect you from outside the Outback Pioneer Hotel at Ayers Rock Resort at approximately 11:45am, and provide you with a freshly made packed lunch to eat on the drive to the World Heritage listed Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.

Kata Tjuta
We travel to Kata Tjuta (Olgas) for the first walk of the day into Walpa Gorge. Embrace the domes of Kata-Tjuta on your first walk of the day, while taking in the views of the open plains on the return walk.

Aboriginal Cultural Centre
We then visit the Aboriginal Cultural Centre where you will have time to learn about the local Pitjantjatjara people and buy some souvenirs. The Cultural Centre was built with 90,000 mud bricks with the help of the local Anangu people. It is built on a sacred site and has very special meaning to the local Anangu people.

Uluru Mala Walk
We then head to the base of Uluru (Ayers Rock), which is next to the entrance to the Uluru climb. From here one of the two guides will take you on a guided Mala Walk. The Mala Walk follows the north-west side of Uluru, where there are many fine examples of Anangu rock art, and you can experience the wonder of the sheer vertical walls. The guide will tell dreamtime stories of the Anangu People.

Uluru Mutitjulu Waterhole
We drive from the front of Uluru around to the Kuniya car park, which is at the back of Uluru. From here we start our second Uluru guided walk to the Mutitjulu Waterhole. The guide will take you along a short track to the Mutitjulu Waterhole home of an ancestral water snake called Wanampi. The guide will share stories of local traditions and explain how the Anangu people traditionally used the waterhole for hunting. The caves containing rock art were used in the past by Anangu still alive today.

The Sunset BBQ
The scene has been set, the highlight of the day, the breathtaking Uluru sunset with a glass of bubbly and a delicious Aussie BBQ. A spectacular day never to be forgotten. After sunset we drop you back to the Outback Pioneer Hotel.

Departs: Mon,Wed,Fri,Sat only at 11.45am from the Outback Pioneer Hotel at Ayers Rock Resort
Returns: After sunset tothe Outback Pioneer Hotel at Ayers Rock Resort
Inclusions: Uluru Sunset, Guided Mala Walk, Guided Mutitjulu Gorge Walk, Kata Tjuta Walpa Gorge Walk, Cultural Centre, Lunch & BBQ Dinner, National Park Pass
 

SMALL GROUP TOURS

SEIT Uluru Sunset

Experience the many moods of Uluru at sunset with an uninterrupted view. Admire the immensity of Uluru as you immerse yourself in the environment changes of this world-renowned icon

Relax with a glass of sparkling wine and light refreshments as the sun sets in the west

Your guide will then return to your accommodation at Ayers Rock Resort.

Departs: Daily approx 1hr prior to sunset from Ayers Rock Resort
Returns: Approx 1hr after sunset to Ayers Rock Resort
Inclusions: Professional Guide, Sparkling wine & light refreshments & Sunset Viewing

SEIT Uluru Sunset Base Tour (Vehicle/Walk)

Embrace the culture, geology and environment that is Uluru on this afternoon tour. Departing the resort the tour will travel via vehicle thorough the landscapes to the entrance of the Uluru Kata Tjuta National Park.

From this point it is only a matter of minutes before the spectra of Uluru rises from the sand dunes to demonstrate its enormity and presence in this country.

As you drive around the base, your guide will take you to the entrance of Mutitjulu Waterhole, a semi-permanent watercourse nestled in the contours of Uluru. Here you will learn the Creation stories of Liru (poisonous snake) and Kuniya (python) and their battle for control of Uluru as well as a number of other stories associated with other prominent Tjukurpa (Dreaming) stories. You will see the rock art of the ancients and learn how Uluru was, and still is, a significant location for teaching young Aboriginal people. We then adjourn to the new Talinguru Nyakunytjaku viewing area where you will observe an uninterrupted view of Uluru with Kata Tjuta in the background.

Your guide will then return to your accommodation at Ayers Rock Resort.

Departs: Daily approx 2.30pm from Ayers Rock Resort
Returns: Approx 30 minutes after sunset to Ayers Rock Resort
Inclusions: Professional Guide, Sparkling wine & gourmet treats, Base Tour & Sunset Viewing
 

Pricing

 
  1/4/16 to 31/3/17 1/4/17 to 31/3/18  
Uluru Sunset Tour $69 per adult
$35 per child
$69 per adult
$35 per child
Uluru Sunset
& BBQ Dinner
$205 per adult
$103 per child
$213 per adult
$107 per child
Uluru Base &
Sunset Tour
$119 per adult
$60 per child
$125 per adult
$63 per child
Uluru Base, Sunset
& BBQ Dinner
$255 per adult
$128 per child
$269 per adult
$135 per child
Kata Tjuta &
Uluru Sunset Tour
$206 per adult
$136 per child
$210 per adult
$140 per child
SEIT Sunset Tour $70 per adult
$50 per child
$70 per adult
$50 per child
Sunset Base Tour
Vehicle/Walk
$159 per adult
$129 per child
$159 per adult
$129 per child
Child rates apply for 15 years & under.

Important Information:
Guest cancellation within 24 hours of touring, incurs a 100% cancellation fee. Within 6 days to 24 hours of touring, incurs a 50% cancellation fee, plus the deposit. Tours must be booked 4 days in advance of the date of travel.

Confirmation for this tour will be received within 36hrs- subject to availability.

To make a Reservation call 1300 559 390 (within Australia) or email us info@uluru.com
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