Thankfully, the “I climbed Ayers Rock” bumper stickers are fading and falling away, like the fossils that insist it’s OK to trample all over a sacred site. Climbing has been banned, in line with the Anungu owners’ wishes.
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park is a long way from anywhere -2900km from Sydney, and 468 from Alice. Keep an eye out for special airfares.
If Desert Sails is your thing, good luck to you, but for the rest of us, a few days car rental and camping or a cabin won’t set you back much at all.