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Kakadu National Park, Yellow Water Cruise and Aborginal Cultural Centre

US$ 232.61 US$ 209.56 Price per person from View price guide

Highlights

  • A Kakadu National Park Tour is a must do on any visit to Darwin
  • Highlights of your time in Kakadu include a guided walk through an Aborginal Art Site and a Yellow Water Cruise
  • A buffet lunch will be held in a beautiful setting
  • Visit the Warradjan Aboriginal Culture Centre for a fascinating insight into Aboriginal Culture
  • The tour is led by an expert guide
  • Entrance to the park is included in the tour cost
  • Hotel pick up and drop off and round trip transportation from Darwin is included

Overview

Spend a day in the stunning river-shaped tropical paradise of Kakadu National Park with glorious scenery, breathtaking flora and fauna, 50,000-year-old rock art sites and more than 5000 sacred Aboriginal sites.

In the still waters of Yellow Water, a large billabong which floods in the wet season, cruise along a forest teeming with paperbark, pandanus, mangroves and exotic tropical trees. From under the canopy of your cruise boat look out for ancient crocodiles, wild horses, whistling ducks, magpie geese and more than 60 species of chromatic birds.

Wrap up nature’s palette of colors with a walk through the Nourlangie Art Site where you can admire rock art that is thousands of years old.

The Warradjan Aboriginal Cultural Centre is famous for its informative displays depicting the traditions of the aboriginal people in Kakadu.

Itinerary

You will be picked up from your hotel and travel in an air-conditioned coach for your Kakadu National Park tour. Interesting commentary by your English-speaking driver will enliven the journey.

On the way to Kakadu National Park you will travel on the Arnhem highway across the Adelaide river and Marrakai wetlands, home to a wide selection of native wildlife.

Arrive at the Kakadu National Park on the South Alligator River. This vast pristine wetland and bush land habitat has significant aboriginal culture and is famous for its breathtakingly beautiful flora and fauna. Your guide will escort you around the park and show you the wonderful diversity of Kakadu National Park where Monsoon forests give way to flood plains and peaceful birdlife lives alongside fearsome crocodiles.

A highlight of your Kakadu National Park Tour will be a short guided walk through the 1.5 kms of Nourlangie Art Site where you can admire rock art that is thousands of years old.

Experience the Pudakul Cultural.

Enjoy a tropical buffet lunch during the tour.

In the afternoon enjoy a 1.5 hour Yellow Water Cruise. Keep an eye out for saltwater crocodiles and the colorful range of bird life this region is renowned for.

Take a short guided walk to Nourlangie Rock and see ancient Aboriginal rock art.

The last stop on this tour of Kakadu National Park is Warradjan Aboriginal Culture Centre. Here you will see fine examples of aboriginal art and learn of the traditional ways of aboriginal people in Kakadu.

At the end of the tour you will return to Darwin where you will be dropped off at your hotel.

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Reviews

It was interesting to see how remote places are in Australia. The flood planes are enormous and hard imagine they can be under water during the wet season. Yellow river has... G T Munnichs

Informative, friendly guide, comfortable vehicle, fresh cold water supplied a huge welcome, thank you, time well spend.... Ana M Fuentes

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Activity Schedule

When does it run?

Daily

Duration

13 hours

Start time

Start time: Hotel pick-up starts at 0630h (06:30am), depending upon the hotel location
Duration: 13 hours

Meeting point

Your hotel in Darwin. (We would require your hotel details in order to arrange your pick up. If you do not have this information at the time of booking, please contact the local activity operator at least 48 hours prior to the start of the tour with these details)

Ending point

Your hotel in Darwin

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Inclusions

  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
  • Transportation in an air-conditioned coach
  • English commentary by driver
  • 1.5 hours Yellow Waters Cruise
  • Tropical buffet lunch
  • Entrance fee to the Kakadu National Park

Exclusions

  • Beverages

Do/Dont's

Wear a hat. Carry sunscreen and insect repellent, Sturdy walking shoes are recommended Carry bottled drinking water

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Please note

Please call the activity operator at least 24 hours prior to start of the tour for reconfirming departure details

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Additional info

  • The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination. They will happily answer any logistical questions you may have
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Cancellation policy

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  • "Welcome to Kakadu" It was interesting to see how remote places are in Australia. The flood planes are enormous and hard imagine they can be under water during the wet season. Yellow river has...
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