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Kakadu & Katherine Gorge
Home to crocodiles, sacred rock art and beautiful vistas, the Tropical Top End is a true Australian wilderness. Explore the area with a knowledgeable guide and like minded fellow travellers.
- Style: Guided Group Journey
- Duration: 3 days/2 nights
- Starts in: Darwin
Guide Price £705
- Kakadu NP
Day 1 Darwin to Kakadu NP
Leave Darwin early this morning and join a Jumping Crocodile Cruise where your local guide will entice crocodiles to leap from the water. Take a guided walk at Kakadu National Park to see ancient rock art and visit the informative and educational Bowali Visitor Centre. Later, hike to the top of Ubirr for wonderful views of this pristine wilderness.
Day 2 Kakadu NP to Katherine
Take a guided walk to see fascinating Aboriginal rock art at Nourlangie Rock. Afterwards, join a river cruise to see saltwater crocodiles and colourful birdlife on the Yellow Water Billabong. This afternoon head to Edith Falls and take a dip in the natural pools before travelling to Katherine, a laidback town described as the place where the outback meets the tropics.
Day 3 Katherine to Darwin
Enjoy a morning cruise through Katherine Gorge and watch for freshwater crocodiles. Afterwards spend some time at Nitmiluk Visitor Centre learning about the flora, fauna and rock formation of the park, before stopping off at Pine Creek a historic gold mining town. Stop at the Adelaide River War Cemetery on the way back to Darwin and arrive early evening.
Please note: From November to April, the itinerary includes a stay in Darwin, rather than Katherine.
On Day 1 clients will visit Nourlangie, join a cruise on the Yellow Water Billabong and visit the Warradjan Cultural Centre.
On Day 2 clients will climb Ubirr, join the Guluyambi Cruise along the East Alligator River, go ashore in Arnhem Land and visit Bowali Visitor Centre before returning to Darwin.
On Day 3 clients visit Adelaide River War Cemetery, Edith Falls and embark on a 2 hour scenic cruise through Katherine Gorge
Departs:Tue & Sat May - Oct, Mon, Thu & Sat Apr & Nov and Mon & Thu Dec - Mar.
- 3 days coach with driver/guide
- 2 nights 4 accommodation
- 1 breakfast & 2 lunches (May-Oct) 3 lunches (Nov-Apr)
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