3 Day Budget Tour ex Darwin
Kakadu National Park Safari
Kakadu tour - Day 1
Your Kakadu tour bus will pick you up from your Darwin accommodation around 6.30am this is where your Top End adventure starts. From Darwin we travel south along the Stuart Highway to the Mary River Wetlands for your exclusive wildlife river cruise.
Keep your eyes open to spot huge Saltwater Crocodiles, sea eagles and the abundant wildlife along this remarkable water lily lined river. This area is home to over 250 bird species and the highest concentration of Saltwater Crocodiles in the Southern Hemisphere. You might also see water buffalo on your private river cruise.
We enter Kakadu National Park at the South Alligator River. There is the opportunity to purchase Aboriginal art and crafts at the Bowali Visitors Centre before we head off to Ubirr. At Ubirr you will see a wide range of Aboriginal Rock Art interpreted by your guide. Learn about the story of the Rainbow Serpent and how the landscape here was created. Climb to the Nadab Lookout for those amazing panoramic photos out over the floodplains. We drive to our private campsitte at Cooinda for our overnight stay.
(Lunch and Dinner)
Private Mary River Wildlife Cruise
Bowali Visitors Centre
Ubirr Rock Art
Kakadu tour - Day 2
Today is special as we visit the stunning water falls of Twin Falls and Jim Jim Falls. After a 4WD trip we climb onboard the boat shuttle and walk along the Twin Falls boardwalk with a local guide telling us about the area (seasonal). Sunbake on the sandy beach before we head off to the mighty Jim Jim falls.
We hike through monsoon rainforest and over boulders to arrive at the huge clear plungepool at the bottom of Jim Jim Falls. You are surrounded by 150 metre sheer cliffs. Take a swim in the clear water and feel the imposing majesty of this special location. After traveling to Litchfield National Park we overnight at our campsite with dinner and drinks talking about the days activities.
(Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
Jim Jim Falls
Kakadu tour - Day 3
We spend the day exploring the rock escarpments, waterfalls and wildlife of world famous Litchfield National Park. You will be amazed by the massive magnetic and cathedral termite mounds some standing as high as 6 metres and all the result of the combined efforts of thousands of tiny termites.
Swim and hike to Florence falls and Wangi Falls*. Discover the many rock holes and swimming spots of the Buley Rockhole before arriving back in Darwin around 5.30pm.
Itinerary/Gunlom Falls and Wangi Falls might not be able to be accessed during the wet season. If this is the case we will visit Motor Car falls or Boulder Creek. 15 kilogram luggage limit on tour.
Tour Code WT03
Departing from Darwin
1st May 2017 to 31st October 2017
Departs 6.30am Mon, Tues, Wed, Fri, Sat, Sun
Tour Returns Day 3 approximately 3.00pm to 5.30pm
Maximum Passengers 17
Pricing - early bird rates are for booking made 90 days or more in advance
Cost Adult $560.00 - early bird rate $540.00
Cost Child 8-15 $560.00 - early bird rate $540.00