Cave Hill Aboriginal Cultural Experience from Ayers Rock
"Travel from Ayers Rock by 4WD deep into the desert of the Pitjantjatjara Lands of Central Australia and Cave Hill. On arrival you will be met by your indigenous Anangu guide who will start your Aboriginal experience by explaining the songline of the Seven Sisters. Songlines are songs that have been sung among the indigenous people for thousands of years. They tell stories of the paths taken by the ancestors during Tjukurpa ( a distance of nearly 2000 miles (3200 km). The story of the Seven Sisters tells the tale of seven young women who are pursued on a cross-country trek by Wati Nyiru a sorcerer who casts a spells on one of the sisters. You will be filled with awe and wonder as you see the story come to life through a series of stunning cave paintings on the ceiling of Cave Hill one of the most significant ancient rock-art sites in central Australia. Continue the tale as you follow the footprints of the sisters up to the top of the cave
"Rise early to travel to the Uluru sunrise viewing area Talinguru Nyakunytjaku to watch the first rays of the sun light up Uluru and the Red Centre. Here you will receive your breakfast as well as have the opportunity to enjoy a hot drink and a biscuit. After sunrise accompany your guide to commence your Base Walk of Uluru. First up walk from Kuniya Piti an Uluru sacred site and hear the Tjukurpa (Anangu – the local Aboriginal people - beliefs and law) story of the Mala Men. Next up is the Mala Walk
"Take off from Ayers Rock airport and fly along the Northern and Western faces of Uluru. Watch Ayers Rock align with Mount Conner in the distance and witness the natural beauty of these giants. View the traces left behind from waterfalls on the rock and m Lake Amadeus in the distance and the township of Yulara on your way back to Ayers Rock airport. Your local pilot knows all about Uluru and its surroundings and will provide you with expert commentary so please feel free to ask as many questions as you like. Experience a view like no other!"""Get a bird's eye view of the magnificent Australian icon from a fixed wing aircraft. Enjoy guaranteed window seats on all flights. Your professional pilot will provide you expert commentary along the way.title=Highlights&1=Enjoy+fantastic+aerial+views&2=Choice+of+morning+or+afternoon+departure&3=Qualified+and+professional+pilot&4=Scenic+air+tour""
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