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

Includes:

  • A Night at Field of Light
  • Uluru Sunrise and Guided 10km Base Walk
  • Dot Painting Workshop
  • Astro Tour
  • Various guest activities

From $866 / person twin share

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Day 1

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.

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.

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.

 

Day 2

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

This Uluru sunrise tour will see you take circumnavigate the full 10km base of Uluru. You will learn about the culture, geology and environment that is the essence of this amazing monolith.

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.

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

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

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

End the day's adventures exploring the Southern night sky. Learn how ancient cultures used the night sky for orientation and predicting seasons.

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.