3 Day Kakadu & Gunlom Falls Adventure

Spend 3 days travelling through part of the Top End in an air conditioned luxury coach on this Kakadu & Gunlom Falls Adventure Tour from AAT Kings. Your days will be jam packed with guided walks to Nourlangie ancient Aborigianl rock art, a Yellow Water Billabong Cruise in search of the saltwater crocodiles and a visit to Gunlom Falls. Your 3 day adventure also takes you to East Alligator River, Arnhem Land and the Warradjan Cultural Centre for a fascinating insight into the unique flora and fauna and ancient Aboriginal culture.


Accommodation

Superior: Mercure Kakadu Crocodile Hotel


Itinerary

Day 1 Darwin - Kakadu: Travel on the Arnhem Highway into Kakadu National Park located 257 km east of Darwin. Visit the Warradjan Cultural Centre and view the informative displays depicting the traditions of the Aboriginal people in Kakadu. Join the local guide for a cruise on the famous Yellow Water Billabong, searching for saltwater crocodiles and the colourful 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.

Day 2 Footprints of Kakadu: Sit back and relax as your guide takes you through the southern end of the World Heritage listed Kakadu National Park. The tour visits the world famous Gunlom Falls and the stunning Ikoymarrwa Rock Pool. Finish the day with drinks and canapes by a private billabong.

Day 3 Kakadu - Darwin: A morning stop at Ubirr to view Aboriginal rock art. Later, join 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. Disembark on the Arnhem Land side of the river to see a display of traditional hunting and gathering implements before heading back downstream. Visit the Bowali Visitor Centre before returning to Darwin.

* Due to seasonal conditions, this itinerary may change without notice.


Highlights

  • Explore World Heritage-listed Kakadu National Park
  • Cruise Yellow Water Billabong
  • See Aboriginal rock art at Nourlangie Rock
  • Visit Gunlom Falls

Inclusions

  • 2 nights Accommodation
  • Kakadu National Park Ticket
  • Yellow Water Billabong Cruise & lunch (Day1)
  • Lunch (Days 2)
  • Guluyambi Cruise & lunch (Day 3)
  • Return airport transfers (flight information required at time of booking)

Times

Departs: 6.30am daily (June to mid October) from 69 Mitchell St, Darwin
Returns: 7.30pm

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. Minimum child age for this tour is 8 years.
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: Moderate 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: DJ41
Operated By: AAT Kings