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Scenic Flight: Desert Explorer provided by Ayers Rock Scenic Flights

Scenic Flight: Desert Explorer

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2 adults
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What you can expect during this experience
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Contactless payment for gratuities and add-ons
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
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Updated 05/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
A note from Scenic Flight: Desert Explorer
Tours will be restricted to travellers of the same group.
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Updated 05/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
  • You’ll have 2 starting options
    Or, you can also get picked up
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  • Pass by
    Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
    Lake Amadeus
    Kings Canyon
  • You'll end at
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Important Information
Departure Point
Ayers Rock Airport, Yulara NT 0872, Australia Yulara NT 0872, Australia
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • Fixed-wing aircraft flight
  • Headsets to hear the guide clearly
  • Live commentary on board
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drinks
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Additional Info
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 7 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Popular mentions
pal410 wrote a review Oct. 2019
Sydney, Australia49 contributions27 helpful votes
We did the two hr Uluru, Kata Tjuta, Lake Amadeaus as well as Kings Canyon. It was a great flight, weather was good to us, flight was smooth and no turbulance and we didn't get lost. Pilot was very freidly and knowedgeable with regard to the area. All went as planned from pickup
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Date of experience: October 2019
happytraveller2209 wrote a review Nov. 2018
sydney13 contributions8 helpful votes
We did a morning flight over Uluru, Kata Tjuta, Lake Amadeus & Kings Canyon. It was a fantastic trip. Travis was enthusiastic in all respects, knowledgeable about what we were looking at, able to answer all our questions and made the experience truly memorable. Everything
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Date of experience: October 2018
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S B wrote a review Feb. 2018
Victoria, Canada10 contributions2 helpful votes
Brilliant experience! and well guided by Travis, our pilot. Worth every penny. Do it first as may help determine next adventures.
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ADVBP wrote a review Nov. 2017
Sydney, Australia186 contributions52 helpful votes
Instead of being ripped off for a 20 minute scenic flight over Uluru, we decided to pay the extra and do a half day Scenic Flight which was much better value. It covered Uluru @ Sunrise, Kata Tjuta, Lake Amadeus, Kings Canyon from air and included a stop at Kings Creek so we
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Date of experience: November 2017
1 Helpful vote
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About the operator

Don’t take it from us – here’s what people have to say about this operator.

By: Ayers Rock Scenic Flights
Lynn C
Passionate Team
What a fabulous company with devoted, skilled, workers. Chris was so friendly and helpful with our booking and Cap
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An experience like no other - just do it!
WOW was all I could utter on this trip of a lifetime. We went for broke with this experience, organising a charter
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Scenic flight
Wonderful, very informative, scenic, sunset flight. Captain jack was amazing. A must do activity in Uluru.
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An exhilarating ride
Just did the Lizard Safari covering Lake Amadeus, Kata Tjuta and Uluru at sunset. It was one of the best hours I'v
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Brilliant sunset flight over Uluru and Kata Tjuta
Brilliant 40 minute sunset flight over Uluru and Kata Tjuta Thanks to Captain Jack for an amazing experience. Very
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Scenic Flight during Sunset
Did the Uluru and Kata Tjuta Scenic flight in the fixed winged aircraft for sunset on the last night of our time in
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Awesome Awesome Awesome
Thankyou to our amazing pilot Sam, so knowledgeable, friendly and welcoming! Scenery was just absolutely breathtaki
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Chris was excellent and this was the highlight of our visit...
We went on the Uluru & Kata Tjuta 45 min flight at sunset. Pilot Chris was excellent and this was the highlight of
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Such a spectacular perspective of this incredible landscape
Our sunset flight around Kata Tjuta and Uluru was spectacular. Seeing both attractions from above was totally diff
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Amazing sunset views of Uluru and Kara Tjuta
My husband and I have just returned from Uluru and one of the highlights of our trip was our sunset flight around K
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Sunset flight
A spectacular sunset flight over Uluru and Kata Tjuta. Pilot Chris was very professional and knowledgeable on the a
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Glen C
Flight over Uluru
Was an awesome flight, Chris our pilot had a great deal of knowledge of the area and cultural explanations. We were
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Adventure plus
Great flight and ride on the quads. A visor on the helmet would have made the experience better as I was getting du
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Paul I
Flying the Rock with Captain Jack
We are new to Uluru so we booked a flight to get the overview. A smart thing to do but smarter still when we booked
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Uluru-Great flight with Captain Jack
We had the best flight over Uluru with Captain Jack. He is so knowledgeable about the whole area, its geography, hi
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Key Details
  • Duration: 3h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Pickup offered
  • Languages Offered: English
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