Couple takes a selfie in front of Uluru

3 Day/2 Night Uluru Budget Itinerary

Discover the Australian outback on a budget in 2 nights. Get up close to the ancient monolith of Uluru. Rather than walk you will Segway around Uluru, your guide will share cultural stories and history of Uluru. This package also includes a Field of Light Pass and various Indigenous guest activities will provide you with memories to last a lifetime. This itinerary is designed for those wanting a budget adventure, yet still tick off the must-do experiences.

Recommended budget accommodation with this itinerary is Outback Pioneer Hotel or The Lost Camel

Includes:

  • Segway Sunrise Tour
  • Uluru Return Transfer
  • Field of Light Pass
  • Various Indigenous guest activities

From $561 / person

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Day 1

Welcome to the Red Centre and Australia's spiritual heartland. Uluru is the perfect setting for an adventure in the Outback. Once you've settled in, start your holiday by attending the Ecology and Museum tour. Tonight, your adventure begins with the unforgettable, 'A Night at Field of Light' experience.

1300 : Airport Transfer and Checkin

Take the 10 minute courtesy Airport transfer and check into your hotel. When you arrive your room may not be ready yet, you can store your bag with the reception/porter.

1500-1545 : 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.

1600 - 1700 : Explore the Resort

Head over to Imalung lookout for your first glimpses of Uluru and Kata Tjuta. Make your way to Resort Town Square or Wintjiri Arts & Museum to view works from 'Artists in Residence' program.

1 hour 15 minutes after sunset : Field of Light pass

As darkness falls, uluru is thrown into silhouette and the field of light illuminates. Witness 50,000 frosted-glass spheres gently come to life.

 

Day 2

Begin your day with a guided Uluru Sunrise and Segway tour around the entire base of Uluru. Back at the Resort join more of the free Indigenous guided activities. Jump on the Hop On Hop Off transfer to Uluru, explore at your own pace and watch the sun set on another magnificent day in the Outback. 

1 Hour Prior to Sunrise: Segway Sunrise

Witness the magic of Uluru as dawn breaks over Australia's spiritual heart before you embark on your segway adventure.

1130 - 1200 : Bush Yarns

After lunch, head over to resort town square and learn about traditional bushtucker or an indigenous man’s “survival kit” at the circle of sand.

1200 : lunch at leisure [pay as you go]

Take a packed lunch to enjoy your day at leisure or make your way to kulata academy cafe and grab a tasty lunch to take with you on your afternoon excursion.

1300 - 1345 : BUSH FOOD EXPERIENCE

Learn about local native bush food and enjoy a tasting of seasonal seeds, fruits, spices before a cooking demonstration to make wattleseed shortbread.

Afternoon : Uluru Return Transfer

Take a late afternoon transfer with Uluru Hop On Hop Off, spend some time exploring at your own pace, before watching the sunset. This return transfer allows you to enter the Park once.

Day 3

Enjoy a leisurely breakfast at your hotel restaurant. 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

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.

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.