Kakadu and Litchfield National Park Tour - 3 Days Wet Season

$630
per person
  • Great walks in Kakadu
    Great walks in Kakadu
  • Fun at Buley Rockholes
    Fun at Buley Rockholes
  • Refreshing swim at Florence Falls
    Refreshing swim at Florence Falls
  • Freshwater 'shower' at Gunlom Falls
    Freshwater 'shower' at Gunlom Falls
  • Camp in the heart of Kakadu at Mardugal
    Camp in the heart of Kakadu at Mardugal
  • Spectacular storms over the floodplain
    Spectacular storms over the floodplain

Territory Expeditions

Don’t let the wet season in the top end put you off. It is a truly awesome time of year. See waterfalls at their best, witness the breathtaking sunsets and spectacular lightning storms.

 

Day 1 – Kakadu National Park

  • Be mesmerised as the giant salt water crocodile puts on a spectacular show on a Jumping Crocodile Cruise
  • Play the game ‘Spot the Croc’ on the East Alligator River.
  • Tuck into a tasty picnic lunch
  • Visit the natural Aboriginal art gallery at Nourlangie Rock
  • Scramble up to Gunwhardewharde lookout with its breathtaking views over the escarpment including Nawurlandja
  • Immerse yourself in the local Aboriginal Culture with a visit to the Warradjan Cultural Centre
  • Breeze into camp in the heart of Kakadu at Mardugal Safari Camp and enjoy a tasty Aussie BBQ

 

Day 2 – Kakadu National Park

  • Up and at em early this morning to take in one of Kakadu’s fabulous hikes.  Head to either Gulom Falls or Yurmikmik.  Your effort will be rewarded with a refreshing swim
  • Trek into the permit only area of Ikoymarrwa (Moline) Rock Holes, known for its cultural and environmental sensitivity
  • Head into camp at Pine Creek and relax taking in the serenity

 

Day 3 – Litchfield National Park

  • Arrive into Lichfield National park and head straight to Wangi Falls for a swim the natural plunge pool
  • Savour the unique views of Litchfield from Tolmer Falls
  • Laze around Bulley Rockhole with a delicious picnic lunch
  • Cool off with a swim at Florence Falls
  • Check out the bizarre giant termite mounds

 

The Top End is a wild and remote place. We’ll try to follow the itinerary but some places are seasonal and can change at any time, so we may need to operate on the fly.  If we can’t get to certain places they will be substituted with something just as awesome.

Inclusions

  • 3 Day Kakadu and Litchfield tour, with a super awesome guide
  • Pick up Darwin YHA
  • All the tasty meals on tour
  • Sleep out under the stars in swags or basic tents
  • Maximum 17 passengers
  • Travel in a comfortable air conditioned 4WD Truck
  • All entrance and National Park fees, no reaching into your pockets
  • Adventure based itinerary for fit and active people
  • Option to add 2 nights discounted multi-share accommodation at Darwin YHA

Tours depart

Departs Darwin YHA 7:00am
Tour finishes Darwin Day 3 Approx 5:30pm
November to January Tuesday – Friday
February to April Tuesday – Friday – Sunday
Please book for the date you want to jump on the tour

Prices

From 01/02/2019 until 30/04/2019
Options Nights Price (AUD) Select
Kakadu and Litchfield National Park Tour 2 $630
Kakadu and Litchfield National Park Tour + 2 Nights Multishare Accommodation 4 $688

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Things You Should Know

 

You Should Read This Stuff!

While this is a super fun adventure, it can be full on so you need to be pretty fit.  Hikes can long sometimes scrambling over rocks.  It can be crazy hot so a good level of fitness is pretty important

This is a camping adventure with basic facilities.  It might be stating the obvious but you need to like hiking and camping and be able to deal with what Mother Nature throws at you.  Crazy right, but we promise everything will be ok

 

WHAT TO BRING

  • A sense of adventure
  • Luggage up to 10kg per person
  • Good walking shoes
  • Waterproof jacket
  • Small day pack
  • Sunscreen
  • Insect repellent
  • Small torch
  • Hat
  • Water bottle
  • Swimming gear
  • Long sleeve light shirt for sun protection

 

Cancellation and Amendment Fees

Cancellations:

Due to the discount offered and the structure of this package - it is non-refundable once confirmed.

Amendments:

Each amendment (not cancellation) to the original booking, after confirmation will incur a fee of $25 per person and per amendment.

Amendments are subject to availability.

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