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Ayers Rock Day Trip from Alice Springs Including Uluru, Kata Tjuta and Sunset BBQ Dinner

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Journey into the heart of Central Australia with two expert guides to experience the wonders of Uluru (Ayers Rock) and Kata Tjuta National Park, sacred sites of the local Aboriginal people. Explore the spectacular scenery around Uluru, Kata-Tjuta, enjoy the Mutitjulu Waterhole and Mala guided walks and visit the Cultural Centre to learn about Aboriginal traditions and history. This all-inclusive tour includes buffet breakfast at Erlanda Roadhouse and lunch, an Aussie barbecue during the sunset at Uluru and snacks throughout the day.
  • Stress-free trip to Ayers Rock (Uluru) from Alice Springs 
  • Avoid the hassle of map reading and navigation in the Australian outback 
  • All meals, including a barbecue dinner at sunset, are included
  • Convenient hotel pickup and drop-off are included 
What to Expect
Your tour begins with early morning pickup in Alice Springs, where you’ll board an air-conditioned coach destined for Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park. During the 6-hour journey, you’ll stop for a buffet breakfast, pass the MacDonnell Ranges mountains, and eat a boxed lunch on board as you approach Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park. On arrival, admire The Olgas (Kata Tjuta), walk around Walpa Gorge, and learn about Aboriginal history at the Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre. Continue to the base of Uluru (Ayers Rock) to walk around the vivid-red monolith before watching the sunset at a lookout point. As night falls, you’ll enjoy a traditional Australian barbecue dinner before returning to Alice Spring via coach.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered
Please call to confirm pickup time prior to tour date. Kindly allow 15 mins for the bus to arrive.
Departure Time
6:00 AM
Return Details
Returns to original departure point at approximately 12am
  • Local guide
  • Buffet breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Entry/Admission - Erldunda Roadhouse
  • Entry/Admission - Ayers Rock Resort Shopping Centre
  • Entry/Admission - Walpa Gorge
  • Entry/Admission - Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre
  • Entry/Admission - Ayers Rock and the Olgas
  • Drinks (available to purchase)
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Please wear strong, non-slip walking shoes
  • Please bring hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and 1.5 liter water bottle
Cancellation Policy
If you cancel at least 31 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel between 4 and 30 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee. If you cancel within 3 days of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We booked an Emu Run Tour from Erldunda to Uluru for 4th September 2019. We would just like to say this was the best experience during our recent travels. Michael and Gavin were exceptional and really made the tour an outstanding success. So well organised...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank PatsyCee
Reviewed 1 week ago

I traveled with Emu Run tours with Michael first as our guide and Gavin at Uluru. Both young men were informative ,had a sense of humour and were sensitive to the indigenous culture.Time spent at Uluru was the highlight with a wonderful bbq dinner while...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Janet S
Reviewed 1 week ago

After much research , I determined that this trip was the best way for my husband and. I to see Ayers Rock , and we were so pleased with the whole trip. We were picked up at 6:10 from our hotel as scheduled . The...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's a long day - pick up at 5.56 am - back at accommodation just after midnight. Things didn't start too well as we were outside, as requested ,at 5.50am (3 degrees C). At 6.10am made first phone call to the number supplied - sorry...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank 268nigeld
emurunexperience, Public Relations Manager at Emu Run Experience - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi 268nigeld, apologies for the delay in the pick-up, sometimes there are some unforeseen circumstances that we must contend with but we try to iron them out as fast as possible :) also appreciate the suggestions to improve the tour. Thank you for the recommendation...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a great experience! Bus was nice, loved the breakfast and I felt we got to see a lot of the park for the short time we had. Most importantly our guides Leif and Gavin were excellent! Both so funny, friendly and knowledgeable. Gavin told...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Gabrielle L
emurunexperience, Public Relations Manager at Emu Run Experience - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Gabrielle, appreciate the kind words on our tour and our guides! Glad that you learned a lot about the outback and the aboriginal culture - thanks for joining us and we hope to see you back. Cheers

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5 August 2019|
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Response from K5802EYjohnk | Reviewed this property |
Definitely not enough time on this one day trip to climb right to the top, but you could just climb a little part of the way if you want to, as they do give you a little free time at the base. Please note climbing will be... More
3 July 2019|
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Response from Jayne J | Reviewed this property |
A google search would be your best bet but I am pretty sure that they do this run daily. It is a fantastic day and to be honest we were not all that tired even though it was a very long day but so worth it.
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