Kakadu & Gunlom Falls Adventure

3 Day Short Break | Darwin Return

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Adult Twin i Two people sharing a room, one of whom must be 18 years and over. All prices are per person, land only.

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Child i A child must be accompanied by a person 18 years+. Some tours have min. age requirement

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Single i A person 16 years and over (note a person 16–17 years must be accompanied by a person 18 years and over).
Prices above are for departures between , Superior Accommodation

Duration 3 Day Short Break

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Kakadu & Gunlom Falls Adventure

3 Day Short Break | Darwin Return

The natural beauty of Kakadu National Park will take your breath away. Absorb the ancient rock art at Nourlangie and Ubirr, enjoy the Yellow Water Billabong and Guluyambi cruise. Visit famous Gunlom Falls for a swim in its plunge pool.

Departs

Daily (Jun - mid Oct)
Darwin, 6.30am

Returns

Day 3, Darwin
7.30pm approximately

As this Short Break departs at 6.30am, accommodation will need to be pre-booked for the previous night.

 

Depart Darwin and travel into Kakadu National Park. Visit the Warradjan Cultural Centre to view the informative displays. Join your local guide for a cruise on Yellow Water Billabong. Search for saltwater crocodiles and the colourful range of birdlife for which this region is renowned. After lunch, stop at Nourlangie, where your Driver Guide will lead you on a walk to view the rock art galleries.

Hotel: Mercure Kakadu Crocodile Hotel, Kakadu, 2 nights.

Included Meals: Lunch

Travel by 4WD through Kakadu National Park to visit famous Gunlom Falls, for a swim in its plunge pool. A steep 15-minute climb leads to the top of the falls, with views over the southern region of the park. You’ll also visit the stunning Ikoymarrwa Rock Pool. Learn about Kakadu’s fascinating history and landscape. Finish the day with drinks and canapés by a private billabong.

Included Meals: Lunch

This morning join your Driver Guide to explore the World Heritage area of Ubirr, where you’ll climb up through the ancient Aboriginal rock art galleries, believed to be 20,000 years old, to the lookout for stunning views over the surrounding wetlands. Later, board 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 Bowali Visitor Centre before returning to Darwin, where your Short Break concludes.

Included Meals: Lunch



As this Short Break concludes at 7.30pm, you may like to pre-book accommodation for tonight.



Please note: Moderate fitness levels required and Day 2 touring will operates in 4WD vehicle.

Choose from a range of accommodation standards below. AAT Kings has hand-picked a range of hotels in key destinations to suit all kinds of budgets and we’ve pre-negotiated amazing prices for you.

Travel Date
1 Jun 2019 to 30 Sep 2019
1 Oct 2019 to 13 Oct 2019
Adult Twin
$1045
$895
Child
$836
$716
Single
$1370
$1065
Mercure Kakadu Crocodile Hotel

The indigenous owned luxury accommodation is uniquely shaped to represent Kakadu's most famous inhabitant, the saltwater crocodile. Relax in the recently refurbished rooms, unwind in your private courtyard, by the shaded outdoor pool or take in the landscaped interior garden view from the balcony.

Mercure Kakadu Crocodile Hotel Superior Room
Need accommodation before or after your tour?

Our special discounted rates make booking accommodation with us during your holiday both easy and affordable at selected AAT Kings hotels and resorts. Find out more

  • Kakadu National Park Ticket
  • Accommodation
  • Experienced Driver Guide
  • Comprehensive commentary
  • Travel in an air-conditioned coach
  • Return airport transfers - flight details to be provided 14 days prior to tour departure date

Prices above may vary according to your departure date. 

Please Note: This itinerary is valid for travel from 1 April 2019. Due to seasonal conditions this itinerary may change without notice.

What to Bring

  • Enclosed walking shoes
  • Sunglasses, hat, sunscreen, insect repellent
  • Water bottle
  • Warm layers in cooler months
  • Swimmers & towel (if swimming)

Fitness Requirements

  • High level of fitness is required
  • Minimum child age 8 years
  • Not suitable for adults with medical conditions
  • Ubir: Walk is slightly uneven around the base but quite steep on the way to lookout
  • Nourlangie Rock: 1.5km walk around the base. The walk has built in steps along the path
  • Day 2: Touring operates in 4WD vehicle with 20 seats
  • Gunlom Falls requires moderate fitness levels

Dining

  • Lunch (3)

Flight Information

  • Day Prior: Flights to arrive anytime into Darwin Airport
  • Day 3: We recommend guests to fly out the day after the tour finishes in Darwin

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