Share this on:
About this iReport
  • Approved for CNN

  • Click to view amookherjee's profile
    Posted June 7, 2014 by
    This iReport is part of an assignment:
    The world's best national parks

    More from amookherjee

    Uluru- Kata Tjuta National Park, Australia


    CNN PRODUCER NOTE     amookherjee visited Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in Australia on a trip she took in 2011. She says the park is visually stunning, and feels spiritual because of its importanced to the indigenous population. 'Though the hike can be a little hard for beginners, it's very much worth it,' she said. Her advice is to visit during sunrise and sunset. 'It is extremely stunning at sunset when the rocks glow a deep, fiery red.'
    - Jareen, CNN iReport producer

    This photo is of Kata Tjuta, the sister of Uluru, which is also known as Ayer's Rock. Though Ayer's Rock is more well known and iconic, Kata Tjuta sits 40 minutes away, and is made from the same type of rock. At sunset, which is when this photo was taken, the red becomes an alive and fiery color that no photo editing could ever replicate. Though this site sits in the Outback of Australia, it is a must see. There is a great hike that spans the area of Kata Tjuta, and unlike Uluru, is more accessible and respectable to climb on.
    • TAGS:

    • GROUPS:

    What do you think of this story?

    Select one of the options below. Your feedback will help tell CNN producers what to do with this iReport. If you'd like, you can explain your choice in the comments below.
    Be and editor! Choose an option below:
      Awesome! Put this on TV! Almost! Needs work. This submission violates iReport's community guidelines.


    Log in to comment

    iReport welcomes a lively discussion, so comments on iReports are not pre-screened before they post. See the iReport community guidelines for details about content that is not welcome on iReport.

    Add your Story Add your Story