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4 Day Kakadu Katherine Litchfield Safari Overview
- 2014-04-01 - 2015-03-31
Escape on a safari from Darwin to Kakadu National Park
Cascading tropical waterfalls and crocodile inhabited waterways welcome you in this Kakadu and Litchfield 4x4 Safari. Learn the ancient traditions of the Limilngan-Wulna people on an adventure into Woolna Country. Cruise the croc-inhabited waters of the Mary River Wetlands, hike to Urbirr to see ancient Aboriginal rock art on display and marvel at the beautiful Jim Jim Falls. A 4x4 safari through Kakadu is the perfect way to see the very best of this diverse and rich landscape (the tour code for this trip was previously PISE ).
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Visit the Litchfield National Park and escape the heat beside cascading tropical waterfalls and in refreshing swimming holes. Head west and meet the Limilngan-Wulna People, traditional owners of the land. This is an immensely sacred area for their people so the welcoming 'Cul Cul' is a humbling greeting. Discover more of the day-to-day culture and traditions by learning about some bush-tucker, mastering your didgeridoo technique or perhaps creating a hand-woven treasure to take home. Wind down the day with a cruise along the spectacular Mary River Wetlands, where the local crocodiles are often kind enough to join us.
Hike through Ubirr and see ancient Aboriginal rock art that has survived almost 1500 years. Clamber up to a rocky lookout where the Nardab Floodplain, and aptly named East Alligator River, make for an astonishing view. This hike is rewarded with a splash in the plunge pools at Maguk (Barramundi Gorge) before retreating to camp.
Journey through rugged scenery to the spectacular 200 m Jim Jim Falls before moving on to the equally impressive Twin Falls. Travel on to Pine Creek before spending the night near the Nitmiluk National Park.
Explore the extraordinary Katherine Gorge from the water, then take a dip in the irresistible Edith Falls. Return to Darwin and perhaps enjoy a few drinks in the heart of this unique Top End city.
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