Guided overnight Uluru and Kata Tjuta Rock Tour From $695pp
Set out on an exhilarating journey to witness the fascinating Red Centre on an overnight Uluru and Kata Tjuta guided tour. Experience the natural wonders of these two iconic locations thoughtfully combined into one amazing trip, with a night of camping under a twinkling starry sky.
With so many incredible highlights over the course of two days, this is an experience like no other. Enjoy a breathtaking sunset and sunrise over Uluru and watch the fiery colours dance over the colossal rock. Explore Uluru’s Cultural Centre, view ancient Aboriginal Rock Art sites, and learn about the significance of this incredible national park to the cultural, ecological, and sociological history of this region. Visit Mutitjulu Waterhole and the Kantju Gorge with fascinating commentary from your knowledgeable local guide as you discover the treasure of Uluru. Marvel at the immensity of the Walpa Gorge and Valley of the Winds as you traverse Kata Tjuta, discovering why this national park has been recognised as a UNESCO World Heritage site for decades. Enjoy a campfire at night under an incredibly starry sky and choose between a classic bush camping experience in a swag tent, or for a bit more comfort opt for a cozy permanent safari tent. Either way, this adventure through the Red Centre will be one of the greater experiences of your life.
Overnight Uluru and Kata Tjuta Rock Tour Itinerary
Day 1: Ayers Rock Airport to Uluru
After meeting your group and guide in Ayers Rock Airport, your first stop of the day will be at the Cultural Centre showcasing Aboriginal art and history, for you to gain insight into the significance of Uluru and Kata Tjuta. Next, discover ancient rock art sites and fascinating creation stories while taking a base walk at Uluru itself. Stop by Mutitjulu waterhole and the amazing Kantju Gorge, which is home to the tallest waterfall in Central Australia and an elders’ cave. Cap off the day with a filling dinner and a stunning sunset at Uluru Lookout before camping out under the stars.
Day 2: Uluru to Kata Tjuta
Get up early, enjoy a hearty breakfast, and head to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park for a spectacular sunrise. Take in the breathtaking view of Kata Tjuta’s impressive silhouette. Take an exciting hike through Walpa Gorge and the breathtaking Valley of the Winds and marvel at the massive conglomerate rock formations. After finishing your exploration of Kata Tjuta, return to Yulara Airport around midday, or stay an extra night at the safari camp for more time in the Red Centre.
Inclusions & Extras
1 Night Basic Swag Camping accommodation (Uluru)
Includes: 1 x breakfast, 1 x lunches, 1 x dinner
Guided bush walks (~5km, subject to fitness level)
Onboard drinking water (bring your own bottle)
All National Park pass entry fees
Accredited outback driver guide & host
Comprehensive local tour commentary
Air-conditioned bus travel
Selected pick-up Ayers Rock Airport / drop-off Ayers Rock only
Sleeping bags can be hired from us onboard for $40 AUD, this includes cleaning costs. You are more than welcome to bring your own. Payment is made directly to the tour operator.
Any meals not indicated within the itinerary. For those with special dietaries, we recommend you bring snacks as options are limited in the outback.
Hotel transfers pre/post tour itinerary to a nominated pickup point.
Personal travel insurance is highly recommended
Tour Type & Availability
Overnight Uluru and Kata Tjuta Rock Tour - Bush Swag
Guided Overnight Uluru and Kata Tjuta Rock Tour with Basic Swag
Overnight Uluru and Kata Tjuta Rock Tour - Safari Tent
Guided Overnight Uluru and Kata Tjuta Rock Tour with Permanent Safari Tent
Bring your own sleeping bag & pillow (optional – if staying in a swag)
Recharge power bank (limited access to power to charge phone or cameras)
Pick Ups & Departures
Ayers Rock Airport AYQ – Coote Rd, Yulara
Ayers Rock Campground – 173 Yulara Dr, Yulara
Supplier Terms & Conditions
Autopia Terms & Conditions
Cancellation & Refund Policy: Refunds will be processed according to the following time frames.
Cancellations within 1 Day of the start date incur a 100.00% fee.
Between 1 Day and 3 Days incur a 50.00% fee.
Between 3 Days and 28 Days incur a 25.00% fee.
Frequently asked questions
Do I need to reconfirm my bookings?
All Autopia bookings must be reconfirmed 48 hours in advance by contacting your tour provider directly using the contact information listed on your tour voucher.
What should i do if my trip is cancelled due to bad weather?
You may either re-schedule directly with the supplier or you can email our support team on [email protected] and include your voucher number, name of product you booked, planned departure date and your contact details. Once you’ve emailed us, you can drop us a line at +61 2 5633 1149.
Do you book tours with flexible dates? If so, how long are they valid for?
Yes, we do have open dated/flexible tickets available. Most tour vouchers are valid for 12 months from date of purchase, however please be aware that you may be subject to supplier price fluctuations. All ticket validity is specified on the tour voucher. If you are unsure of the validity of your voucher, just ask one of our wonderful staff.
What do I do if I need help with an existing booking?
Some tours have extra costs and you should be aware that there may be added expenses. These expenses will differ for each service provider, but some of the more usual extras are: EMC tax, stinger suit hire, luggage storage, sleeping bag hire, linen hire, national park fee, food, insurance, accommodation, equipment hire, petrol levy, etc. We will alert you to extra costs to the extent reasonably practicable. However, you must also check with each individual service provider when you re-confirm your booking.
Do I need travel insurance?
We endorse the recommendation of the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade that all travellers take out travel insurance. If you already have travel insurance, please understand that it is your responsibility to ensure that your travel insurance covers you for all of the adventure style travel you have booked with us.
Do you offer payment plans?
Absolutely, we understand that paying off a big trip in one go isn’t always that easy. We offer flexible payment plans to suit all types of travellers with zero interest or fee’s (minimum $100AUD deposit required).
How do I know if my trip is BYO?
Most tour vouchers will specify if your trip is BYO however we recommend asking your tour provider if your trip is BYO when you reconfirm your booking 48 hours prior to departure.