Even so, more than 500,000 people visit the glowing red monolith each year, making the long and exciting drive from bigger cities, or flying into the tiny local airport in Yulara.
Yulara constitutes the sole resort area for Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, and it is actually the only area nearby the attraction to find accommodation. As there is no camping inside the park, Yulara, just 5 miles (8km) from the park entrance, provides almost a necessary stopover for tourists at Ayers Rock.
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