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Litchfield National Park Day Tour from Darwin

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Key facts

Where: Darwin & Kakadu National Park , Australia Duration: 11 hours

Highlights

  • Take a sightseeing tour to Litchfield National Park, a eucalyptus woodland
  • Get the opportunity for scenic and interpretive bush and monsoon vine forest walks
  • View Florence Falls from a high vantage point and take a trip to the plunge pool with an opportunity to swim
  • Travel to Buley Rockhole where you can take this opportunity to swim in the many rock pools and also visit Tolmer Falls
  • Visit the Wangi Falls and get a chance to see the amazing stand of termite mounds

Overview

Open eucalyptus woodland, dense tropical rainforest and magnetic termite mounds are found in Litchfield National Park, which is just 130 km south west of Darwin. Ascend the rocky Tabletop Range where dry woodlands and forests dominate the huge sandstone plateau. Stop to view giant 'magnetic' termite mounds, some standing well over two metres tall. See the picturesque double waterfall forming Florence Falls, surrounded by rainforest. The Tolmer Falls are hailed as one of the most spectacular in the park, cascading over two high escarpments and plunging into a deep waterhole below.

This tour of Litchfield National Park is a great way to get close to the spectacular natural beauty of Australia.

Itinerary

You will be picked up from your hotel and taken in an air-conditioned vehicle for a sightseeing tour t the Litchfield National Park. An English-speaking guide will accompany you on this tour.

Leaving Darwin, your coach will follow the Stuart Highway via the township of Batchelor to Litchfield National Park. Visiting the main falls of the Park, you have the opportunity for scenic and interpretive bush and monsoon vine forest walks.

View Florence Falls from a high vantage point before making your way down the stairs to the plunge pool below with an opportunity to swim, making your way back via the monsoon forest and open woodland.

Travel to Buley Rockhole where you can take this opportunity to swim in the many rock pools and also visit Tolmer Falls for a magnificent view of the water cascading down to the deep waterhole below.

Continue to Wangi Falls for another opportunity for a swim in the large crystal clear pool and an optional steady climb through the rainforest to the top of the falls.

There are many interesting photo opportunities, including the amazing stand of termite mounds.

A picnic style lunch and plenty of swimming will ensure a fun and educational day.

In the late afternoon, return to Darwin. At the end of the tour, you will be dropped back at your hotel.

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Activity Schedule

When does it run?

Daily

Duration

11 hours

Start time

Start time: 0700h (7:00am)
Duration: 11 hours

Meeting point

Your hotel in Darwin.
(Please advise your hotel at the time of booking. If you do not have this information now, please contact the local activity operator 24 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-speaking guide
  • Picnic Lunch
  • Entrance Fee
  • Visit to Batchelor township,
  • View Florence Falls, Tolmer Falls and Wangi Falls

Do/Dont's

Remember to take a swimwear, change of clothes, a hat, sunscreen, a bottle of water, insect repellent and a camera. Wear sturdy non-slip footwear

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Please note

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

Voucher information: You must print and surrender a paper version of your booking voucher for this activity (showing your voucher on a smartphone is not accepted). No refund can be given for customers without a printed copy of their voucher.

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Additional info

  • This tour is suitable for all ages, however reasonable level of fitness is recommended
  • 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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