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Uluru Explorer

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The one that will immerse you in Uluru's ancient culture & landscapes

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  • Duration

    4 days

  • Places

    2 places

  • Meals

    3 Breakfasts, 1 Dinner

  • Transport Style

    Mini-Coach

  • Group Size

    Maximum 25 people

  • Average Group Age

    18-35

  • Team

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Uluru, Kings Canyon

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About this trip

The Australian outback has to be experienced to be believed. This is home to the world's oldest living culture, to skyscraper-sized boulders, scores of camels & kangaroos, and the giant red monolith that is Uluru. You'll see the best  parts of Uluru in 4 incredible days, with time for sunset hikes, natural wonders, and lunar landscapes along the way.

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Map & Itinerary

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Nights spent per location

  1. 3 3 nights

    Uluru

  2. Kings Canyon

DAY 1 - Uluru

Uluru

Welcome to Uluru Here we'll settle into our lodge, ready for a few days of exploring this jaw-dropping destination. Before your head hits the pillow, we'll have a BBQ dinner, before settling into our lodge, ready for a few days of exploring.

INCLUDED EXPERIENCES

  • Feast on a classic BBQ Dinner at Uluru

FREE TIME ADD-ONS

  • Visit the Field of Lights, a spectacular art installation of 50,000 lights near Uluru

    A$42

DAY 2 - Uluru

Uluru

After a comfy night's sleep it's time to get out and about and explore the majesty of Uluru. And what better way to start the day than witnessing the rock bathed in the golden glow of an Australian sunrise? A sacred site for the local aboriginal tribe, this imposing rock is actually a staggering 700 million years old. We'll then get right into the heart of the Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park with a hike to the Walpa Gorge and Valley of the Winds, where boulders bigger than skyscrapers dominate the landscape then marvel at the lesser known but no less impressive rock formation of the Olgas, or Kata Tjuta as it's known to the locals. This afternoon you'll have a chance to try out your skills by taking an optional Segway tour. You could also  take part in a dot painting workshop or  maybe kick it with camels.

INCLUDED EXPERIENCES

  • Watch a golden sunrise over the sacred site of Uluru

  • Visit the Olgas (Kata Tjuta), the Walpa Gorge & the Valley of the Winds in the heart of the Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

FREE TIME ADD-ONS

  • See a different side of Uluru on a Segway tour

    A$170

  • Take a Dot-painting workshop with a local Aboriginal Anangu artist & create your own art piece

    A$70

DAY 3 - Uluru via Kings Canyon

Uluru

Grab your sneakers, camera and your sense of adventure - it's time for a day trip! Our first stop is an included Big BBQ Brekkie at Kings Creek Station, then we're ready to go.

Kings Canyon

Your guided hike around the imposing King's Canyon awaits. Wonder at the lunar-like landscape as you hike through the canyon and take respite from the sun in the shady space at the bottom of the climb, The Garden of Eden.  It's as idyllic and mythical as it sounds and is home to its own unique ecosystem in this barren landscape.

Uluru

Finish the day off with a glass of bubbles in hand and the sunset casting a glow over the Outback's most picturesque backdrop, there's no better way to spend your final evening in Uluru.
 

INCLUDED EXPERIENCES

  • Indulge in a BBQ 'Big Brekkie'

  • Toast Uluru at sunset with drinks & nibbles

  • Climb the 'stairway to heaven' to the aptly named Garden of Eden, Kings Canyon

  • Take a day trip and hike through the spectacular Kings Canyon

FREE TIME ADD-ONS

  • Soar over the sacred sites of Uluru & Kata Tjuta on a scenic flight

    From A$ 155

DAY 4 - Uluru

Uluru

This morning we'll have the chance to take a peaceful camel ride over the rich red sand dunes for Sunrise before it's time to say our sad farewells to our Contiki family. Australia, it's been real. We may shed a tear, but we'll never forget what we've experienced together in this spectacular land. And just remember, it's not goodbye, just see you soon.

FREE TIME ADD-ONS

  • Take a peaceful camel ride over the rich red sand dunes

    A$ 127.00

Top Experiences

7 included & 5 free time add-ons available to add later

  • Take a day trip & hike through the spectacular King's Canyon

    Included

    Kings Canyon

  • Soar over the sacred sites of Uluru & Kata Tjuta on a scenic flight

    From A$ 155

    Uluru

  • Take a Dot-painting workshop with a local Aboriginal Anangu artist & create your own art piece

    A$70

    Uluru

Uluru Explorer

7 Inclusions

Experiences that are included with your trip

  • Feast on a classic BBQ Dinner at Uluru
  • Watch a golden sunrise over the sacred site of Uluru
  • Visit the Olgas (Kata Tjuta), the Walpa Gorge & the Valley of the Winds in the heart of the Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
  • Indulge in a BBQ 'Big Brekkie'
  • Toast Uluru at sunset with drinks & nibbles
  • Climb the 'stairway to heaven' to the aptly named Garden of Eden, Kings Canyon
  • Take a day trip & hike through the spectacular King's Canyon

5 Free Time Add-Ons

Optional experiences that you can choose from and pay for on your trip

  • Visit the Field of Lights, a spectacular art installation of 50,000 lights near Uluru A$42
  • See a different side of Uluru on a Segway tour A$170
  • Take a Dot-painting workshop with a local Aboriginal Anangu artist & create your own art piece A$70
  • Soar over the sacred sites of Uluru & Kata Tjuta on a scenic flight From A$ 155
  • Take a peaceful camel ride over the rich red sand dunes A$ 127.00

Where You'll Stay

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  • 3 nights

    All accommodation is included on this trip

    3 nights in Lodge

    3 nights quad share: we'll stay at a lodge in the Yulara township.

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