Uluru Sunrise & Kata Tjuta Tour

Duration | 5 hours (approx)
Mobile Ticket OK

Experience an unforgettable sunrise at Uluru (Ayers Rock). Warm up with a tea or coffee and settle in on the viewing platform for an incredible view of the surrounding desert landscape as the sun rises over Uluru and Kata Tjuta. Walk the trail through Walpa Gorge following the natural creek between two of the tallest domes of Kata Tjuta.

What makes it Great:

  • See Ayers Rock (Uluru) at the most magical time of day 
  • An early starts means you miss the midday crowds and escape the heat 
  • Navigate the vast desert with ease alongside a guide 
  • Convenient hotel pickup and drop-off are included


  • Tea, coffee or hot chocolate & biscuits
  • Experienced local driver/guide
  • Live commentary on board
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Travel in a super comfortable coach with: free wifi, in seat USB and air conditioning


Uluru Kata Tjuta National Park Entry fee of $25 AUD per adult and $12.50 AUD per child will be payable upon your tour check in. This entry fee lasts for 3 consecutive days, so you can reuse as often as you wish. The ticket can also be pre-purchased upon your arrival into Yulara.

Departure times & locations

The tour departs aily 90 minutes prior to sunrise from Ayers Rock Resort. You will be collected from the hotel you have selected in the drop down list during the booking process.
Returns: 10.45am (Oct-Mar) and 11.30am (Apr-Sep)

Your day at a glance:

• Rise early and travel into Uluru–Kata Tjuta National Park
• Enjoy a warming tea, coffee or hot chocolate as the dawn creeps across the desert plain and lights up Uluru
• Return to the coach for the scenic drive to the 36 domes of conglomerate rock that forms Kata Tjuta
• Enjoy a panoramic view of the southern side of Kata Tjuta from the Dune Viewing platform. Uluru can also be easily seen on the distant horizon from this lookout
• Your Driver Guide will provide insight into the history and geology of this ancient land
• On arrival at Kata Tjuta, spend time exploring Walpa Gorge, following the path between two of the tallest domes, to a lush oasis in the desert

Travelling with children
Children of all ages are welcome & must be accompanied by an adult. Children aged up to 15 years may pay the child price. Infants must sit on laps.

Things To Bring

  •  Snacks for breakfast
  •  Enclosed walking shoes
  •  Water bottle to hold 1 litre
  •  Sunglasses, hat, sunscreen
  •  Flynet in summer months (optional)
  •  Warm layers in cooler months

Addtional Info

  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Approximately 1 hour gentle walk
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 50 travelers

Booking Info

During the booking process you will be required to choose your hotel pick-up details. If your hotel does not appear in the drop down list the supplier does not pick-up from your hotel and you will be required to contact the supplier to arrange a suitable alternative.

If you wish to change your pick-up location from the one selected, you must call the operator at least 24 hrs prior to travel.

Instant Booking & Mobile Friendly Tickets
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The tour departs 90 minutes prior to sunrise from Ayers Rock Resort.
Returns: 10.45am (Oct-Mar) and 11.30am (Apr-Sep)