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From Darwin: Kakadu Wilderness Escape Day Tour

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From Darwin: Kakadu Wilderness Escape Day Tour

From US$ 169.11 per person

Uncover the very best Kakadu has to offer, departing tropical Darwin on a day tour at the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Kakadu National Park.

About this activity

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Duration 12 hours
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Live tour guide
English

Experience

Highlights
  • Marvel at the World Heritage Listed Kakadu National Park
  • Explore the floodplains of Ubirr
  • Visit the infamous Cahills Crossing to spot saltwater crocodiles
  • Learn about Kakadu at Bowali Visitor Centre
  • Stroll through diverse wetlands and observation desks
Full description
Discover the spectacular Kakadu National Park for its exceptional natural and cultural values. Visit the infamous Cahills Crossing to safely spot saltwater crocodiles, explore the floodplains of Ubirr, go to Fogg Dam Conservation Centre and the Bowali Visitor Centre. Leave tropical Darwin, traveling through the rich floodplains towards Kakadu National Park, a 20,000 square kilometer area, teeming with wildlife, important Aboriginal rock art sites, and diverse landscapes. Stop at (optional) the Jumping Croc Cruise on the Adelaide River, or visit the Fogg Dam Conservation Centre. See the traditional lands of the Limilngan-Wulna people (who are active in the reserve's management) to explore the diverse wildlife of the Top End, home to numerous species of birds, turtles, water pythons, and of course, the iconic Saltwater Crocodile. Go to the Bowali Visitor Centre and learn more about this special place's rich indigenous culture and history. Visit the famous Cahills Crossing searching for crocodiles at this eye-opening stretch of water, the only road access point between Arnhem Land and Kakadu National Park. Visit the World Heritage Listed, sacred site Ubirr rock art. Home to some of the oldest and best-preserved rock art galleries in the world. Dating back some 20,000 years and discover the hidden secrets with a guided walk.
Includes
  • Kakadu National Park Pass
  • Australian wildlife sightings
  • Experienced outback driver-guide
  • Air-conditioned mini-coach
  • Comprehensive tour commentary
  • Crocodile jumping cruise (optional)
  • Food and drinks
  • Personal expenses
Not suitable for
  • Children under 6 years
  • People with mobility impairments
  • Wheelchair users
  • Babies under 1 year

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Meeting point

Please be waiting outside the front of the Travelodge Resort Darwin (64 Cavenagh St, Darwin City, NT 0800). Please arrive at the meeting point 10 minutes before the departure time.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat
  • Sunscreen
  • Comfortable clothes
  • Insect repellent

Not allowed

  • Luggage or large bags

Know before you go

  • This itinerary schedule is interchangeable during seasonal weather fluctuations or during park closures due to traditional landowner ceremonies
  • A moderate level of fitness is required to complete the walks.
  • Limited storage space on our vehicle, baggage kept to 1 x 5-7kg day bag per person
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Overall rating

4.9 /5

based on 8 reviews

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