3 Day Kakadu & Katherine Gorge

This 3 Day Kakadu & Katherine Gorge Tour with AAT Kings offers an exciting range of ways to experience the beauty of Kakadu and Katherine. Enjoy guided walks to ancient rock art at Nourlangie, displays and exhibits at Warradjan Aboriginal Cultural Centre and magnificent views at the top of Ubirr. Join the famous jumping crocodile cruise and observe the saltwater crocs and abundant birdlife as you cruise the Yellow Water Billabong. On the last day of the tour, you will enjoy breakfast while cruising through Katherine Gorge and relax with a dip in the natural pool at the base of Edith Falls.

Experience the sheer beauty of the Top End during the dry season for yourself, on this action packed adventure tour of Kakadu and Katherine Gorge!


Superior: Mercure Kakadu Crocodile Hotel & Ibis Styles Katherine

*Budget & Standard not available.


Day 1 Darwin - Kakadu: Join the famous Jumping Crocodile Cruise. Travel into Kakadu National Park for lunch and visit the Bowali Visitor Centre. View ancient Aboriginal rock art and take a guided walk to the top of Ubirr for magnificent views.

Day 2 Kakadu National Park - Katherine: Take a guided walk to view Aboriginal rock art at Nourlangie. Continue to the Warradjan Cultural Centre to view the informative displays and exhibits depicting the traditions of the Aboriginal people in Kakadu. Join the famous Yellow Water Billabong cruise to observe saltwater crocodiles and the colourful rage of birdlife for which this region is renowned. This afternoon travel to Katherine, the third largest town in the Northern Territory, often described as the place 'where the outback meets the tropics'.

Day 3 Katherine - Darwin: Enjoy breakfast while cruising through Katherine Gorge and watch for crocodiles basking in the sun. Visit the informative National Park Information Centre, then continue to the Edith Falls. The paperbark and pandanus fringed natural pool at the base of the falls is safe for swimming throughout most of the year (conditions permitting). Stop at the Adelaide River War Cemetery, en route to Darwin.


  • Enjoy famous Jumping Crocodile Cruise
  • Explore World Heritage Kakadu National Park
  • Cruise Yellow Water billabong
  • Visit Nitmiluk National Park
  • Visit Nourlangie Rock and Ubirr art sites
  • Cruise spectacular Katherine Gorge
  • Swim at Leliyn (Edith Falls), Nitmiluk National Park (conditions permitting)


  • Accommodation
  • Lunch (2)
  • Breakfast (1)
  • Jumping Crocodile Cruise
  • Yellow Water Billabong Cruise
  • Warradjan Aboriginal Cultural Centre
  • Katherine Gorge Cruise
  • Return Airport Transfers - (flight information to be advised at time of booking)


Departs: 7.15am Tuesday & Saturday (May - Oct) from 69 Mitchell St, Darwin
Returns: 6.00pm

Hotel pick ups are available. Please request at the time of booking

Additional Info

Children: 15 years and under are charged at the child rate
What to Bring: Comfortable walking shoes, sunglasses, hat, sunscreen, water bottle, camera and a jacket in cooler months
Luggage Allowance: One medium size suitcase per person plus an overnight bag
Fitness requirement: Low level of fitness required. Small amount of walking including a 10-15 minute walk on uneven ground with a gradual climb to the viewing point.There is wheelchair access, however, this is on uneven ground and is accessible for only a small part of the walk and must have a carer to assist.
Note: Due to seasonal conditions, this itinerary may change without notice.
Tour Code: DG42
Operated By: AAT Kings