Uluru Aboriginal Art and Cultural Experience

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AUD$293.00$299.00
Child 2-15yrs
AUD$202.00$205.00

Tour Information

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Experience the oldest culture on earth with an Anangu (Aboriginal) guide and interpreter. Learn how the Anangu live in this extraordinary environment and connected with the land, as your guides share traditional stories passed down from elders and interpret rock art. While learning the art of dot painting you will create your own story to take home.

Departs :  7.30am (Nov-Mar) and 8.30am (Apr-Oct) from Ayers Rock Resort
Returns : 12 noon (Nov-Mar) and 1.00pm (Apr-Oct) (times approximate)

Aboriginal guide and interpreter
Travel to the Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre, where you’ll be welcomed by your Indigenous guide and interpreter.

Palya (hello and goodbye)
When your guide greets you, you in return can say ‘palya’ (rhymes with cull-ya).

The Anangu
Your guide is Anangu (pronounced arn-ung-oo) and is part of the Mutitjulu community, the traditional owners of Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.

Pitjantjatjara and Yankunytjatjara
These are the languages of the Anangu. Your guide will speak to you in Pitjantjatjara during the tour, your interpreter will translate into English.

Mala Walk
Enter the caves where the Mala (rufous hare-wallaby) people camped when they first arrived at Uluru and see the kitchen cave where they prepared their meals.

The Mala people
They are the Anangu’s ancestors, and their story is one of the most important of the Tjukurpa (the foundation of Anangu culture).

Kantju Gorge
You’ll see fine examples of rock art along the walk before arriving at this gorge, a place of profound peacefulness surrounded by sheer vertical walls.

Drive around Uluru
Your guide will point out important Aboriginal landmarks of Uluru.

Dot Painting Class
Join Maruku’s local Anangu artists for a fun introduction to the unique desert art form, dot painting. Be inspired as you learn about the symbols and painting styles used to create beautiful works of art.

Tour Inclusions

  • Travel in an air-conditioned coach
  • Comprehensive commentary
  • Experienced Aboriginal guide and interpreter
  • Mala walk
  • Dot painting workshop

Tour Exclusions

  • Travel Insurance
  • Main Meals
  • ^^ National Park Ticket Entry Fee is an additional compulsory government charge and is subject to change without notice,You need a park pass to experience Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park’s natural and cultural wonders.Park passes can be purchased online for quick and easy entry to the park. Your park pass helps us maintain the park’s facilities, preserve its World Heritage sites and support Traditional Owners and their community. Children and teenagers under 18 years go free, making it even easier for families to visit this world-renowned icon. Adult (18 years and over)  $38.00 for 3 days

Transportation

Departs : *Please note, closure may apply during December (i.e. Christmas Day/New Years)Departs 7.30am (Nov-Mar) and 8.30am (Apr-Oct) from Ayers Rock Resort
Returns : 12 noon (Nov-Mar) and 1.00pm (Apr-Oct) (times approximate)

Notices

  • Confirmed Departure date Subject to availability
  • Fares - Shown in Australian dollars effective 1/4/2023 inclusive of GST.
  • Please have a Day Pack ready to go which includes the following items - Appropriate walking shoes, hat, sunscreen, warm jacket during the cooler months & a minimum of 1 litre of water.
  • What to Bring  : Warm layers in cooler month / Enclosed walking shoes / Water bottle to hold 1.5 litres / We recommend you dress accordingly / Sunglasses, sunscreen and hat / Flynet in summer months (optional)
  • Mala Walk at Uluru - A low level of fitness is required

Cancellation Policy

Free Cancellation if cancel outside 7days. No refund if cancel within 7days.
Noticed: If you would like to cancel, please kindly email us to cancel the tour at least 2 business days prior to this cancellation period. Once cancellation is confirmed, you will receive your refund within 7-28 business days.
Cancellation notification needs to be formally replied receipt by us during our office hours as acknowledgement.

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