The price quoted on the departure date for ''more than a day'' tours covers all days of the tour.
Duration Three days
Operates Mon, Wed, Sat (May - Oct)
Departs from Darwin
Departure/Pickup Instructions Pick up from Darwin city hostels/hotels
Departure Time From 6.30am
Returns/Ends At 6.30pm approx
Suitable for Excellent level of fitness is required.
Young, Fit and Adventurous.
(Recommended 18-45 years, however those older than this range can be taken into consideration.)
Itinerary Day 1
We start our Kakadu tour by heading straight for a wildlife cruise with crocodiles and bird watching. Fantastic photo opportunities.
Then we commence the drive toward Kakadu National Park.
Breaking up the drive we lunch by the East Alligator River.
The East Alligator region. Here we can have a picnic lunch on the rivers bank (not too close!) with the opportunity to spot some crocs and flying foxes.
Then on to the world famous Ubirr Rock in the north of the park. Ancient rock art and staggering 360º views over the Nardab floodplain.
Dinner and camping under the stars in the heart of Kakadu. (L,D)
After breakfast we do some 4 Wheel driving to Twin Falls. From here we take the escarpment walk to the top of the falls for a swim in the crystal clear pools away from the crowds.
Then we’ll find a shady spot by Jim Jim Creek for some lunch.
A short climb up Budjimi Lookout will reward you with spectacular views of the ancient Arnhemland escarpment.
After lunch, a 1km walk through monsoonal vine forest to the base of Jim Jim Falls for a relaxing afternoon swimming in the plunge pool and resting on the beach.
Tonight we camp at Garnamarr, at the base of the escarpment. Tonight we replenish ourselves with the Great Aussie BBQ including a taste plate of Crocodile, Buffalo and Kangaroo.
Showers and toilets available. (B,L,D)
An early start as we head to the Warradjan Cultural Centre to learn more about the local Aboriginal people of Kakadu.
We then make our way to Barramundi Gorge (Maguk) for a 1km walk through towering paperbarks and crystal clear waters for a refreshing swim in the plunge pool.
Heading home after a fantastic tour along the old Jim Jim road stopping of at White Lily billabong for our last look at Kakadu and a stretch of the legs.
We return to Darwin approximately 6.30pm ending our Kakadu tour. (B,L)
Itinerary may be done in reverse at Guides discretion.
All itineraries are subject to change without notice due to seasonal and extreme weather conditions, national park road or attraction closures and cultural commitments from Traditional owners
Inclusions FREE night -pre tour accommodation (share dorm) at Youth Shack.
All food and water, tents and swags, transportation, tour guide, wildlife cruise, camp fees & national park entry fee.
Exclusions Sleeping bag hire (optional)
Fitness Level High - excellent level of fitness is required
What To Bring Good walking shoes or boots.
A wide brimmed sun hat
Long sleeve light shirt for sun protection
1 litre water bottle for drinking
Swimming costume and a towel
Light comfortable clothing
A jacket (mainly for June, July and August nights)
Medication and other personal requirements
A sense of humour
Sleeping bag (can be hired for $10, please advise when booking)
10kg Luggage limit
Child Policies Not suitable for children
Minimum age 18