Kakadu & Arnhem Land Explorer

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from AUD 1,750/pp

In Kakadu National Park, cruise Yellow Water Billabong spotting saltwater crocodiles and colourful birdlife. Travel by 4WD into Western Arnhem Land, admiring the sandstone outcrops, floodplains and billabongs and visiting ancient rock art sites. Learn about indigenous culture, hear tales of local mythology and bush survival.

Day 1 – Darwin

After arriving in Darwin, transfer (included) to your hotel for an overnight stay. The rest of the day is at leisure to further explore the city.

Overnight: Darwin

Day 2 – Darwin > Kakadu National Park

Depart Darwin and travel into Kakadu National Park. Visit the Warradjan Cultural Centre to view the informative displays. Join your local guide for a cruise on Yellow Water Billabong. Search for saltwater crocodiles and the colorful range of birdlife for which this region is renowned. After lunch, stop at Nourlangie, where your driver guide will lead you on a walk to view the rock art galleries. (L)

Overnight: Kakadu National Park

Day 3 – Kakadu National Park > Arnhem Land > Kakadu National Park

This morning travel by 4WD vehicle into Western Arnhem Land and the Mikinj Valley. The scenery includes forests, sandstone outcrops, escarpments, floodplains and billabongs. You’ll visit places inaccessible to most, including ancient rock art sites. Learn about traditional land ownership, bush skills, hunting, food gathering and bush tucker preparation. Most tours are accompanied by an Aboriginal guide. (L)

Overnight: Kakadu National Park

Day 4 – Kakadu National Park > Guluyambi Cruise > Darwin

Join your driver guide to explore the World Heritage area of Ubirr, where you’ll climb up through the ancient Aboriginal rock art galleries to the lookout for the view over the surrounding wetlands. Later, board the Guluyambi Cultural Cruise along the East Alligator River. An Aboriginal guide will provide an insight into their culture, including local mythology, the river’s abundant food chain, as well as bush survival skills. With special permission of the local people you’ll be able to go ashore in Arnhem Land, before heading back downstream. Visit the Bowali Visitor Centre, which houses a wealth of information on the park’s ecology. Return to Darwin. (L)

Overnight: Darwin

Day 5 – Darwin

Check out of your hotel and transfer to the airport for your flight home or to onward adventures.

 Tour Inclusions

  • 4 night’s superior hotel accommodation
  • Return airport transfers in Darwin (Day 1 & 5)
  • Meals as per the itinerary
  • Sightseeing as per the itinerary
  • Transport by comfortable air-conditioned coach with driver guide
  • Kakadu National Park ticket

TOTAL PRICE per person (Twin Share) from AUD 1,750 / USD 1,270 / GBP 985 / EUR 1,080

Single traveller pricing available on request.

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