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Address: Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, Northern Territory, Australia
Phone Number: +61 8 8938 1120
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Activities: Hiking, Walking
Description: Kata Tjuta is Pitjantjatjara meaning ‘many heads’. This spectacular...
Kata Tjuta is Pitjantjatjara meaning ‘many heads’. This spectacular landform lies about 50 kilometres drive from Uluru and Yulara. This area is an Anangu men’s site and is sacred under Tjukurpa(traditional law). Everyone is welcome and encouraged to visit this place but as with all areas of the park, please stay on the marked tracks.
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DIY Sunrise -Highlight of Trip

A definite bonus if coming out here is to hire a car, and if you want the best deal - then do it through the tourism office in Alice. We drove out to see the sunrise, we were... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 28, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

A definite bonus if coming out here is to hire a car, and if you want the best deal - then do it through the tourism office in Alice. We drove out to see the sunrise, we were given a hot tip to be at the gates to the park before the park opens (around 10min before), that way you... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

This is a place with huge rocks. It is a leisurely 7km walk through the valley. The red ground and rocks coupled with the clear blue sky decorated with cloud in different pattern makes this place great for beautiful photos. A great place to enjoy nature.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

I had been told not to miss visiting Kata Tjuta while in Uluru and I can see why. My daughters (20 & 13) and I walked the base of Uluru and the next day walked the Valley of the Winds trail at Kata Tjuta. Without hesitation I would say the Valley walk was the better of the two. The scenery... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

We did the Valley of the Winds Tour (see my review) at the Olgas and I can highly recommend taking the time to do. We also saw the sunset which was fantastic although not as amazing as at Uluru!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

Early start but well worth it! A little bit to cold that early but having the sun coming up between the Kata Tjuta and the Uluru was just a great sight for hundreds of photos. When then the first sun shine came onto the Kata Tjuta as well a great look. After a warm cooked breakfast in our campervan, we... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015 NEW

The longest walk, through the valley of the winds, was well worth the effort. There are some challenging sections, scrambling over rocks, but nothing too strenuous as each difficult section is only for short periods.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

Beautiful! About 25 mins by coach from Yalara village where all the hotels and camping grounds are located. We went with SEIT in a small group tour, had a really great guide who explained all the Aboriginal significance and the geology. Two walks available depending on your fitness. Stunning views from inside the gorge. Fabulous.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

The views are amazing. You do need to be able to walk a fair distance on dirt and rocks. Make sure you visit.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

You can see the Olgas while driving up to Ayers Rock. It is worth the short drive to the rock formation to watch the sunset. From the viewing platform, which is about a ten minute walk from the parking lot, you can see both the Olgas and Ayers Rock.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

We did the AAT tour and sunset viewing at Kata Tjuta. We walked to the second lookout which was awesome. Some parts of the walk are a bit steep and rocky between the first and second lookout but the scenery is awesome and you really feel like you're inside the formation. The view out to the valley from the second... More 

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Address: Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, Northern Territory, Australia
Phone Number: +61 8 8938 1120
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