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TERRITORY EXPEDITIONS

ARNHEMLAND & KAKADU 4WD ADVENTURE

4 DAYS, 3 NIGHTS

Departs: Monday, Wednesday, Saturday

The 5-day Kakadu 4WD Tour includes the big 5 of Kakadu; Jim Jim Falls, Twin Falls, Koolpin Gorge, Maguk and Gunlom Falls. This is the premium adventure experience for the true adventurer. Koolpin George is a restricted special permit area which means the tour group size is limited to just 9 people due to its environmental and cultural sensitivity.

Explore some of Australia’s most remarkable waterfalls, see ancient aboriginal artwork and discover landscapes that make Kakadu National Park a truly unique and inspiring destination.

 

Included:

  • Small groups (ensures minimal environmental impact)
  • All meals as indicated
  • Accommodation transfers
  • Camping fees and equipment
  • Great walks/hikes (getting away from the crowds)
  • Interpretation of the natural and cultural features of Kakadu.
  • Swimming in idyllic locations.
  • Ancient Rock Art.
  • Great Lookouts (great photographs)
  • Wildlife & crocodile cruise
  • Vegetarians easily catered for.
  • Taste plate of Crocodile, Kangaroo and Buffalo with Aussie BBQ
  • Territory Expeditions tours are designed for the fit and active.

Extras:
Sleeping back hire $10 (optional)

ITINERARY

You will start the 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. A picnic lunch on the East Alligator 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, to view ancient rock art and staggering 360º views over the Nardab floodplain.
Dinner and camping under the stars in the heart of Kakadu at their safari camp.
Toilets and Showers at Garnamarr. (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 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, followed by a hike through monsoonal vine forest to the base of Jim Jim Falls for a relaxing afternoon swim in the plunge pool and resting on the beach.

Tonight we camp at Garnamarr, at the base of the escarpment and 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 hike through towering paperbarks arriving at 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 one last last look at Kakadu and to stretch of the legs.

You will return to Darwin approximately 5.30pm (B,L)


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