3 Day/2 Night Uluru Culture Itinerary
Immerse yourself in the magic of this cultural living landscape with this all-encompassing 2 night cultural itinerary.
Recommended accommodation with this itinerary is Desert Gardens Hotel or Sails in the Desert
- A Night at Field of Light
- Uluru Sunrise and Guided 10km Base Walk
- Dot Painting Workshop
- Astro Tour
- Various guest activities
This humble place provides the perfect setting for total cultural immersion. Once you've settled in, start your trip by attending the Mani Mani Indigenous cultural theatre and ecology and museum tour. Tonight, your cultural adventure continues with the A Night at Field of Light dinner under the stars at the award winning exhibition by famed artist Bruce Munro.
: Airport Transfer and Hotel Check-in
14:00 : Mani-Mani Cultural Theatre
Mani-Mani Theatre Company’s unique sound, lighting, 3D effects and performance take you on a visually captivating experience where the story of Walawuru, Kakalyalya & Kaanka unravels.
15:00 - 15:45 : Ecology & Museum Tour
A great introduction to the area's history, culture, geology and wildlife; the Ecology & Museum Tour held at 3pm daily in Wintjiri museum.
1 hour prior to sunset : A Night At Field Of Light
This exclusive dining experience combines the award-winning 'Sounds of Silence' dinner under the outback sky with the once-in-a-lifetime Field of Light art installation.
Begin your day with an unforgettable Uluru sunrise and a guided walk of its 10km base, visit waterholes and learn about Aboriginal stories relating to this iconic rock. After lunch, meet with a local Indigenous artist and learn about the symbols depicting Tjukurpa and create a dot-artwork of your own to take home.
1 hour prior to sunrise : Uluru Sunrise and Full Base Tour
1200 : Lunch at Leisure [pay as you go]
Grab a lunch of pizza, burger, wrap or salad at the Outback Pioneer Kitchen. The afternoon is yours to laze with as you wish.
1300 - 1345 : Bush Food Experience
1400 - 1530 Apr - Oct : Dot Painting Workshop
Join an Indigenous artist and learn about the different symbols used to create beautiful works of art depicting Creation Time (Tjukurpa) stories before creating your own dot-masterpiece.
1600 - 1700 : Explore The Resort
1800 : Dinner at Leisure [pay as you go]
Jump on the free Resort shuttle and head to the Outback Pioneer for a traditional Aussie do-it-yourself BBQ experience.
2 hours after sunset : Astro Tour
Enjoy a leisurely breakfast at yout hotel. Take the time to walk to the heart of the Resort to Imalung Lookout before you leave to capture those last glimpse of Uluru and Kata Tjuta from a distance.
0800 : Breakfast at Leisure [pay as you go]
Enjoy a leisurely breakfast your hotel.
Please note: Depending on your room selection, breakfast may be included in your rate.
0845 - 0930 : Garden Walk at Desert Gardens Hotel
Meet with your Indigenous guide who will take you on a journey around the magnificent Desert Gardens, bursting with stunning local flora. Learn about the intricacies of an outback garden.
1000 : Check out of your hotel
2 hours before flights : Complimentary airport transfer
Coach transfers depart from your hotel approximately 2 hours before scheduled flight times. Check flight & transfer pick-up schedules on display in the lobby of your hotel.