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3 Day/2 Night Uluru Family Itinerary

Discover the spiritual heart of Australia with this 2 night Uluru family stay.

Recommended accommodation with this itinerary is Emu Walk Apartments or Sails in the Desert


  • Family Astro Tour
  • Field of Light Sunrise Tour
  • Red Desert Reptiles Encounter
  • Camel Ride
  • Uluru Sunset Tour
  • Various guest activities

Note. The tours in this suggested itinerary are suited to families with children 5 years and over.

From $1,606 per family (2 adults + 2 kids)
Day 1

Day 1

Welcome to the spiritual heart of Australia. This first day is all about settling into your accommodation and exploring your surrounds. Take part in some of the Indigenous activities on offer at the Resort and this evening learn about the constellations and galaxy with an Astro Tour.

1500 : Check into your hotel

Take the 10-min courtesy Airport transfer and check into your hotel. Rollaway beds on request (charges apply).

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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.

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1645 - 1745 : 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.

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30 minutes after sunset : Family Astro Tour

This family friendly star gazing tour is designed for people of all ages. Learn how ancient cultures used the night sky and see the constellations, stars and planets.

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Day 2

Day 2

A day full if adventure and wildlife awaits. After a hearty breakfast, get ready to board your Camel train. Then in the afternoon learn about and meet some of the reptiles that call the Red Centre home. At sunset travel to the sunset viewing area to take the perfect family portrait in front of Uluru.

Breakfast at Leisure [pay as you go]

0800 : Breakfast at Leisure [pay as you go]

Enjoy a leisurely breakfast at your hotel.
Please note: Depending on your room selection, breakfast may be included in your rate.

1000 : Camel Express

Catch the camel train and hop on one of our good natured camels for a 45 minute ride through the desert landscape.

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Lunch at Leisure [pay as you go]

1230 - 1300 : Lunch at Leisure [pay as you go]

Enjoy lunch at one of the many outlets at the Resort Town Square. Children's menus are available.

1400 : Reptile Encounter

Join the Red Desert Reptiles show, enjoy an educational and entertaining experience for the whole family and get up close to some special creatures of the Central Australia.

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75 minutes prior to sunset : Uluru Sunset

Travel in air-conditioned coach to the Sunset Viewing area to snap the ultimate family portrait with Uluru as your backdrop.

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Dinner at Leisure [pay as you go]

1930 : Dinner at Leisure [pay as you go]

Depending on what you feel like, end your night with an interactive buffet dinner at Ilkari Restaurant, located at Sails in the Desert Hotel or choose from one of the many other Resort options.

Day 3

Day 3

On your last morning in the Aussie Outback, rise early to witness the fantasy garden of 50,000 lights of Bruce Munro's Field of Light and witness one last Uluru sunrise

1 hour 45 mins prior to sunrise : Field of Light Sunrise

In the silence of the pre-dawn land, covered under a blanket of stars, immerse yourself in the Field of Light. Enjoy tea, coffee or hot chocolate as you watch the sunrise.

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Check out of your hotel

1000 : Check out of your hotel

Refresh and check out of your hotel. Before you leave, be sure to check out the many art galleries across the Resort, and purchase a souvenir to take home with you.

Complimentary airport transfer

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.

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