3 Day Kakadu and Arnhem Land Explorer
The Kakadu and Arnhem Land Explorer offers 3 days exploring from Darwin via the Adelaide River visiting famous Australian sites such as Kakadu National Park, Nourlangie and 4WD in Arnhem Land plus more.
Travel by Luxury air-conditioned Mercedes Benz and/or Scania coaches with an informative and experienced Driver guide who drives and commentates.
Day 1: Darwin – Kakadu National Park
Depart Darwin and travel along the Arnhem Highway into Kakadu National Park. Stop at Nourlangie Rock where your Guide will lead you to see the ancient Aboriginal rock art. After lunch, join a Local Guide for a cruise on the Yellow Water Billabong. Search for saltwater crocodiles and the colourful range of birdlife for which this region is renowned. Visit the Warradjan Cultural Centre and view the informative displays depicting the traditions of the Aboriginal people in Kakadu. There is time for an optional 50 minute scenic flight over the Arnhem Land Escarpment ($240).
Hotel: Aurora Kakadu (budget), Kakadu Lodge (budget studio), Aurora Kakadu (standard), Gagudju Crocodile Holiday Inn (superior) or Hawk Dreaming Wilderness Lodge* (superior wilderness), Kakadu, 2 nights. L
Day 2: Arnhem Land by 4WD
This morning travel by 4WD vehicle into Arnhem Land and the Mikinj Valley. The scenery includes sandstone outcrops, escarpments, forests, floodplains and billabongs. You'll visit places inaccessible to most, including ancient rock art sites. Learn about traditional land ownership, bush skills, hunting, food gathering and bush tucker preparation. Most tours are accompanied by an Aboriginal Guide. L
Day 3: Kakadu – Darwin
This 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, where your Short Break concludes. L
Kakadu National Park
Lunch where included
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NOTE: Unless otherwise specified, the rates listed are for the 2020 - 2021 season. The 2020 - 2021 season rates are valid from the 1st April 2020 - 31st March 2021. The 2021 - 2022 season rates commence on the 1st April 2021.