It’s on your bucket list: an unforgettable sunset bbq with a backdrop of the stunning and sacred Uluru (previously known as Ayers Rock).
Join Emu Run for this once-in-a-lifetime experience and prepare to be in awe of your surroundings.
You will travel to and from your destination in air-conditioned comfort on this Uluru sunset tour, which is suitable for all ages groups and caters to a range of diets including vegetarian, gluten-free or dairy-free.
Tours leave from Ayers Rock Resort.
ULURU SUNSET BBQ HIGHLIGHTS
Dining near Uluru at sunset is on almost everybody’s list to do at least once.
- Uluru Sunset with a glass of sparkling wine
- Sunset Dinner – Outback BBQ
Your Uluru sunset experience includes the following:
- BBQ at sunset with sparkling wine
- Pick-up & drop-off from Ayers Rock Resort
- Shopping opportunity from local artists (When available)
This trip is accessible for all age groups and fitness levels.
TOUR ITINERARY: ULURU SUNSET BBQ
Your Uluru sunset experience starts when we pick you up from Ayers Rock Resort 90 mins prior to the sun setting and take you by bus to the Uluru sunset viewing area.
Dinner is a freshly cooked and tasty Outback BBQ, to be enjoyed while you watch the rock change colours as the light of the day begins to fade.
Enjoy a glass of sparkling wine and take in one of the world’s most uniquely beautiful sunset experiences while your meal is prepared by your guide.
After dinner, you’ll be transferred back to the resort and dropped off at your hotel.
Please note: Uluru park entry pass is not included in the cost of the tour. The price is $25 per person. You can purchase a ticket after we pick you up, at the national park entry station.
PRICING / Book Now
Effective 17 May 2023, a 1.6% credit card surcharge will be added at checkout and is non-refundable
Please refer to the booking calendar for pricing.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS: 1 DAY ULURU & KATA TJUTA TOUR
What are the departure and return times?
If you’re looking for things to do in Central Australia, this tour is a memorable outing.
We depart Alice Springs at approx 6 am from March to October, or at approx 7 am November to February. We depart from Ayers Rock Resort at approx 11:35 am from March to October, or at approx 12:35 pm from November to February.
***Please note that pickup times will change beginning 1st of April 2024. Kindly refer to your confirmation email for the actual pickup time.
You’ll return to Ayers Rock Resort after sunset, at approx 7 pm from March to October, or at approx 8 pm from November to February. You’ll return to Alice Springs accommodation at approx 12 am from March to October, or at approx 1 am from November to February.
Can I bring my family?
Yes. Children aged 2 years and over are welcome on our tour and are charged at a child rate.
All travellers under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian who will be responsible for their care.
What should I bring on the tour?
- Proof of booking (can include the e-version delivered to your email)
- Water bottle (at least 1 litre)
- Strong, non-slip walking shoes
- Hat (wide-brimmed is best)
- Casual and comfortable clothing (cool, light clothing is best in summer and warm clothing for winter)
- Cash for purchasing dot paintings directly from local artists at sunset when available
- Travel pillow (for those returning to Alice Springs, as we will be driving after nightfall)
How many people are on each tour?
We have a maximum of 52 people on the tour bus. You will travel in a comfortable air-conditioned vehicle.
Can I request special food requirements?
We are able to cater for one of the following special dietary requests upon request at time of booking: vegetarian, gluten-free or dairy-free.
If you have a food allergy (e.g. peanuts), please advise at the time of booking and carry any necessary medication with you on tour.
How long will I be walking for?
The longest you can expect to walk for on this tour is 1 hour per walk, at a relaxed pace.
What are the rules for BYO drinks?
At dinner, water and juice are served as well as sparkling wine. For beer or other beverages, you are welcome to bring 2-3 drinks. We recommend giving these to your guide at pick up and they will put it in the cooler box for you to enjoy with dinner.