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5-Day Taste of The Outback (Uluru, Kata Tjuta & Kings Canyon)

Tick these off your bucket list

Don’t have time for a long holiday but need to get away? Why not book a short break to see the amazing colours of the Outback and experience all that the region has to offer? It’s a complete holiday experience, but in a smaller package.

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About this holiday

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Marvel at the colours of sunrise over Uluru


  • Uluru (Ayers Rock) Sunset
  • Kata Tjuta (the Olgas) & Valley of the Winds & Sunset
  • Sounds of Silence dinner
  • Kings Canyon & Watarrka National Park
  • Uluru Full Base Walk
  • Field of Light



Your holiday includes:

  • Return airport transfers (conditions apply - see FAQ below)
  • Accommodation (your choice of standard, budget or superior)
  • Meals as per itinerary
  • Uluṟu-Kata Tjuṯa National Park Ticket 
  • 2-3 hour walk to the Valley of the Winds lookout
  • Sounds of Silence dinner
  • Experienced Driver Guide
  • Comprehensive commentary
  • Travel in an air-conditioned coach


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Guest room, Outback Pioneer Hotel

Choose from a range of accommodation standards below.

Budget Accommodation - Outback Pioneer Hotel

The Outback Pioneer Hotel provides comfortable, clean accommodation for the traveller who is simply looking for somewhere to rest between their outback adventures.

Standard Rooms are comfortable and spacious and feature one queen and one single bed. All rooms have private en suite, television and movies on demand.

Standard Accommodation - Desert Gardens Hotel

Voyages Desert Gardens Hotel is centrally located to all resort and touring facilities and offers a range of accommodation, from shaded poolside rooms to deluxe rooms overlooking the desert.

Superior Accommodation - Sails in the Desert

In the heart of Australia's Red Centre, the hotel beautifully contrasts Uluru's raw natural beauty with a luxurious outback holiday experience. Soaring white sails crown Ayers Rock Resort's Sails in the Desert Hotel, shading 228 luxury five star rooms and suites.

Travel dates


Please note that prices are subject to availability at time of booking and may change without notice.

Valid for travel 01 Aug 2020 - 31 Mar 2021. Please note blackout dates may apply during this time.

Tour with BUDGET accommodation at Outback Pioneer Hotel

  • Twin share - from $1450 per person
  • Solo Traveller - from $2145

Tour with STANDARD accommodation at Desert Gardens Hotels

  • Twin share - from $1725 per person
  • Solo Traveller - from $2695

Tour with SUPERIOR accommodation at Sails in the Desert Hotel

  • Twin share - from $1905 per person
  • Solo Traveller - from $3055

Freecall out local travel team on 1300 414 198 to book your holiday. We can also assist with best airfare of the day and additional accommodation if you would like to extend your break.



Day 1 - Arrive Uluru- Uluru Sunset

On arrival at Ayers Rock Airport you’ll be transferred to the resort (flights to arrive prior to 3.00pm).

Travel to the Uluru sunset viewing area. Enjoy sparkling wine as the sun sets over the western horizon and the evening sky brings out the many shades of colour for which Uluru is famous. You’ll be overwhelmed by its incredible size, presence and inherent spirituality.

Hotel: Outback Pioneer Hotel, Desert Gardens Hotel or Sails in the Desert Hotel, Ayers Rock Resort, 4 nights.

Day 2 -Kata Tjuta (The Olgas) Sunrise - Valley of the Winds (B)

Watch the spectacular sunrise over Kata Tjuta from the western dune viewing area. Your Driver Guide will then escort you on a 2-3 hour walk to the Valley of the Winds. Marvel at the unique flora and admire the view of the central valley of the domes of Kata Tjuta.

Day 3 - Kings Canyon (B)

Travel to Kings Canyon and make the rocky climb to the rim of the canyon for marvellous views of Watarrka National Park. Or, you may wish to take an easier, shorter walk to explore the boulder-strewn canyon creek bed. Return to Ayers Rock Resort.

Day 4 - Uluru Guided Full Base Walk & Kata Tjuta Sunset (B)

Join your guide on the 11km walk around the entire base of Uluru from Kuniya Piti. The Mala Walk includes a visit into Kantju Gorge. At Mutitjulu Waterhole view Aboriginal rock art. This afternoon travel to Kata Tjuta and take in an outback sunset while enjoying sparkling wine.

Day 5 - Field of Light - Depart Uluru

Experience acclaimed artist Bruce Munro’s Field of Light. Under cover of darkness, wander through 50,000 magical hand-crafted frosted glass spheres of light. Later, you will be transferred to Ayers Rock Airport for your onward flight (flights to depart after 9.30am).



Flight Information:

  • Flight to arrive into Ayers Rock prior to 3.00pm
  • Flights to depart Ayers Rock after 9.30am

Fitness Requirements:

  • Kings Canyon: Good level of fitness required for the 3 hour canyon Rim Walk

What to Bring:

  • Enclosed walking shoes
  • Sunglasses, hat, sunscreen
  • Water bottle to hold 3 litres
  • Warm layers in cooler months
  • Flynet in summer months (optional)
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Travel at 60 booking conditions apply.