Escape on an outback safari from Darwin to Kakadu National Park
Journey into the Northern Territory's rugged Top End on this short but sweet four-day tour. Learn about Indigenous legends and customs during the Top Didj cultural experience, go bird and croc spotting in the lush Mary River and see traditional rock art in Ubirr. Climb high to look down on the Nardab Floodplain and then find refuge from the tropical heat in the swimming holes of World Heritage-listed Kakadu National Park. Discover Aboriginal history at Nourlangie and cruise through the towering rock walls of Katherine Gorge. The reds of the soil and orange of the sunsets will leave you with a lasting impression of the Territory’s beauty and biodiversity.
Explore the highlights of Australia's iconic Top End on this family-friendly adventure
Enjoy the flexibility of a private vehicle, the local knowledge of a passionate guide and the magic of camping under the great southern sky in comfortable permanent tents
Learn about the ancient culture and traditions of indigenous Australians during an interactive experience in Katherine.
The Mary River Wetlands feature a wealth of wildlife, including the highest concentration of saltwater crocodiles in the southern hemisphere. Get up close to the snappy beasts on a river cruise
Discover the wonders of Kakadu National Park. See ancient indigenous rock art and take an optional flight over astounding landscapes
The conditions on this trip are of a higher standard than on most of our core trips. Because of this, the trip is particularly suitable for couples, families and those who are less agile.
While you'll be spending the nights at outback camping grounds on this trip, you'll be sleeping in permanent tents with furnishings, so you should be comfortable. Evening meals are also catered for.
While there will be lots of opportunities to get out among nature along walking trails, these are not particularly strenuous, and you'll often have various options to chose from.
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There are currently no scheduled departures on our Kakadu Katherine & Litchfield Adventure trip. If you are interested in other trips in the region visit one of the links below.
1. Tour commences in Darwin on day 1 at 6:50am and finishes in Darwin day 4 at approx 6pm. Onward travel must be booked for the following day.
2. Strict luggage limit of 10kg applies in Kakadu excess luggage can be stored at Darwin accommodation.
3. The opening and closing of attractions is dependent on National parks.
Our Kakadu Katherine & Litchfield Adventure trips score an average of 4.71 out of 5 based on 28 reviews in the last year.
Excellent experienced guide made the trip entertaining, trouble free, organised and memorable.
Review submitted 10 May 2018
This was an excellent and convenient way to see the Norther Territories. The website is not very good in clarifying that this was in fact 2 entirely separate trips, with different participants and guides, and a flight in between. The experience can differ between those legs - for instance, I had a much better experience on the second leg.
Review submitted 04 Dec 2017