It doesn’t get much more magical than the Sounds of Silence dinner, and no visit to Uluru is complete without this once-in-a-lifetime experience. As the sun sets and Uluru changes from its dominating red form to a softer silhouette on the horizon, the night sky comes alive and an unforgettable evening begins. Awarded the prestigious Australian Tourism Awards Hall of Fame trophy, Sounds of Silence presents a night so special you’ll be reminiscing for time immortal.
If dining atop a lone sand dune with astounding views of Uluru and Kata Tjuta, watching a red centre sunset with canapes and drink in hand, and feasting on the very best of Australian cuisine sounds appealing, then this night is for you! Book your Sounds of Silence dinner before you get to Uluru as this fabulous evening is extremely popular and sells out quickly. At Fun Over Fifty, all of our Uluru tours include this unique event, view our current Northern Territory tours .
This epic adventure heads into the heart of the Red Centre starts with 1 night in Adelaide before travelling overnight in Gold Service onboard the mighty Ghan. Enjoy a night in Alice Springs visiting the West MacDonnell Ranges, then see the wonders of Uluru with 3 nights at Yulara including the stunning Sounds of Silence dinner. Re-board the Ghan for another night before finishing with 1 night in Darwin.
Fly into the heart of the nation for stays in Yulara (Uluru) and Alice Springs. Enjoy sunrise and sunset over the Kata Tjuta (The Olgas), trek with camels through Uluru, take a view from above with breathtaking views and enjoy a once in a lifetime dining experience at Sounds of Silence under the Southern night skies. We then make our way into Kings Canyon where we enjoy cultural experiences, stop at Kings Creek Station before heading into Alice Springs to visit the Royal Flying Doctors Service. Finish off the tour with a bush style true outback style BBQ with a visit to Standley Chasm, driving via West Macdonnell Ranges and heading into Ormiston Gorge before flying home.
This Australian Tourism Award-winning dining experience comes highly recommended and not only complements but enhances any traveller's visit to Uluru.
The evening begins arriving in time for delectable canapes and sparkling wine as you witness possibly the most spectacular sunset ever. With both Uluru and Kata Tjuta changing colour in the fading light to the accompaniment of a lone didgeridoo you’re sure to get goosebumps. What follows is four magical hours of dining under the sparkling outback sky.
The red centre showcases a night sky like nowhere else on the planet. Stargazing here is supreme with exceptional clarity allowing diners to spot constellations, the Milky Way, planets, and galaxies. Each table has a resident ‘star talker’ who will take you on a tour of the spectacular night sky, telling stories from the vast expanse above and breathing even more magic into the evening.
Be sure to choose the Sounds of Silence Dinner when you visit Uluru, and perhaps consider combining it with the Field of Light, a phenomenal art installation that pays homage to the wildflowers and ancient landscape of Uluru Kata Tjuta National Park.
Dinner is sure to ignite the taste buds with an authentic array of bush tucker-inspired delicacies on offer including barramundi, kangaroo, emu, and crocodile. Accompanied by bush salads and classic desserts and complemented by some of Australia's finest wines, this is one of Australia’s premier dining experiences.
The Sounds of Silence dinner lasts approximately four hours, with the tour departing one hour before sunset.
The evening includes return transfers, canapes, a three-course buffet, a didgeridoo performance, and a guided tour of the night sky.
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