Enjoy an absolutely iconic experience when visiting Australia’s Red Centre - a full trek around the base of Uluru. As you start your sunrise walk around the 12-kilometer base trail of Uluru you will embrace the culture, geology and environment that is the essence of this amazing monolith. Stop along the trail for a picnic breakfast with an amazing close up view. Your guide will tell the cultural stories (Tjukurpa) of Liru (poisonous snake) and Kuniya (woma python) as well as many other Aboriginal creation stories associated with this amazing natural landmark. Along the flat trail you will witness sunrise, visit waterholes, see rock art sites of the ancients and have the opportunity to completely immerse yourself in the nature and culture of this very special place.
This is a must-do experience in the Red Centre. Walking around the base of Uluru, you see the many different colors and textures of Ayers Rock. The flat and easy trail walk takes a few hours, but it takes place in the coolest part of the day with plenty of rest stops and photos ops.
Your guide collects you before sunrise at the entrance to your Ayers Rock Resort accommodation.
Travel to World Heritage-listed Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park and begin your walk along the 12km base trail just before the sun rises. Embrace the geology, history and cultural significance of this special place. Take time out to enjoy your picnic breakfast as you listen to a variety of desert noises from the surrounding environment. Along the trail you will witness sunrise, visit waterholes and see rock art sites. Learn of Uluru’s cultural significance to the Anangu (local Aboriginal) people.
On your journey your guide will tell you a number of stories associated with prominent Tjukurpa (Creation Time Stories). You will learn of the Mala people along the Mala Walk to Kantju Gorge, and hear stories of Liru (poisonous snake) and Kuniya (woma python) on the way into the Mutitjulu Waterhole.
An opportunity to fully immerse yourself in the nature and culture of Uluru. Once you have completed the full circumference your guide returns you to your hotel at Ayers Rock Resort.
The tour guide Elsa was magnificent, very friendly , extremely knowledgeable. The tour was very relaxed a good walk but not too strenuous. I would really recommend this tour, sprectacular
This tour was amazing!
This was a truly memorable day thanks to our very well informed guide. Her name Sylvia, has thoroughly researched and studied to teach us about Uluru and the significance of all we saw on this very special long walk. A nice breakfast was provided. My husband and I agree that this was the highlight of our trip to Ayres Rock Resort and by far the best tour guide we have ever had anywhere in all our travels.
It was fantastic. Learnt so much about the spiritual aspect of Uluru. Loved the walk. Not difficult at all. Breakfast as we sat and looked at Uluru was great. I would recommend this walk to all.
Fantastic sunrise walk around Uluru with a lovely informative female guide. Delicious breakfast and snacks provided including hot and cold drinks.
Excellent. A very knowledgeable and interesting guide, Randal.
An amazing walk around Uluru with a knowledgeable and interesting guide Hannah. Listening to the stories whilst being in the places was magical. We did not realise how beautiful the actual rock was until we got up close and personal. Thanks Hannah for a great walk.
Small group tour with Seit tours. The guide, Montana, was exceptional. His knowledge and understanding of the cultural significance of Uluru was without question. Highly recommend this tour and tour group.
A great walk around the base of Uluru. Starting just before sunrise with an informative and personable guide, Ronald from Chile. Made all the better for having a very small group which SEIT promise.
Led by a guide from SEIT, we were a group of 8. Our guide, Ronaldo sp?, explained the various implications of Uluru to the aboriginal peoples from the area he explained its history, geology, several legends associated with features on the geographical feature. The walk of about 12.5K lasted 4-1/2 hours starting at 5:00am and taking in an unforgettable sunrise and a break for a picnic breakfast. This is the experience of a lifetime.
Sure, you could do the walk without a guide, bit having a SEIT professional there made all the difference.
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