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Kata Tjuta Sunrise and Valley of the Winds Half-Day Trip

By: AAT Kings
Highlights
  • Beat the Outback heat with an early morning sunrise tour
  • Watch sunrise over Kata Tjuta while enjoying a light breakfast
  • Learn about the site's sacred aboriginal history through guided commentary
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Kata Tjuta Sunrise and Valley of the Winds Half-Day Trip
From US$125.00
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Kata Tjuta Sunrise and Valley of the Winds Half-Day Trip
From US$124.97
Overview
Get started bright and early to conquer both Kata Tjuta and the Valley of the Winds in just a half day. Eat a light breakfast while watching the sun come up over the domes of Kata Tjuta as your guide explains their geological and spiritual significance. Take a walk through the Valley of the Winds to get panoramic views from central lookout points. Round-trip transport means you don't have to worry about logistics.
What to Expect
Be ready for early morning pickup at your Ayers Rock Resort accommodation and then relax and enjoy the scenery on the ride to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park. 

Arrive at Kata Tjuta in time to catch the sunrise over the 36 domes while eating a light breakfast. Your guide will fill you in on their geological origins and the reasons they are sacred to the Anangu people. Snap photos of the sun coming up over the red sandstone formations from the vantage point of the western dune viewing area. Set off on a guided walk through the Valley of the Winds, stopping at the Karu and Karingana lookouts for panoramic views. Use the time to ask your guide any questions about this ancient and sacred area. 

Return to your accommodations by midday, which leaves the afternoon free for other activities.
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1 - 5 of 5 reviews

Reviewed 25 March 2018
Amazing introduction to the Red Centre

We took this tour on our first morning in the Red Center. Wow- it was amazing! Our guide Paul, and driver Sam were the best. A cup of tea made by the light of the bus headlights set us off for our sunrise viewing of...More

Thank Penny W
Reviewed 3 March 2018
A Must Do!

This trip is absolutely amazing! Watching then sunrise over Uluru and Kata Tjuta is a must do for every traveller heading out to Yulara. It's one of those once in a life time experiences. Our tour guides Trys and Tachi were fantastic. They were friendly,...More

Thank courtyalana
Reviewed 26 January 2018
Hidden Beauty Beyond the Dawn

Sunrise in Australia's desert centre is always special ... even more so when you can watch the light gently colour the rockfaces of Kata Tjuta and Uluru from the one viewing platform! And then there's the Valley of the Winds ... deep inside Kata Tjuta...More

Thank Lee L
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile
Excellent guides

Jess and Fiona made this a perfect trip. Early start but breakfast bag of goodies really helped with hot drinks. Longer walk takes a bit if climbing but well worth the effort.

Thank dawnsherry9
Reviewed 3 November 2017
Great Guide and Gorgeous Scenery

I did this tour with Jeff and another guide (sorry but I've forgotten his name). Jeff was the one who took us to the valley of the winds. Since this was luckily my second tour with him--I did the Kings Canyon tour with him the...More

Thank YaDiJhang
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ZhiMing S
13 May 2018|
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Response from Lee L | Reviewed this property |
Hi Jimmy. This tour is mostly on tracks which are rough underfoot. Your friend may choose to take the option of only walking to the first lookout, which is uphill on a dirt track, but not steps. The rest of the track is much... More
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