Darwin City Sights Tour  
 

KATHERINE GORGE CRUISE & EDITH FALLS



Full Day Tour

Katherine Gorge is located within amazing Nitmiluk National Park, which spans more than 292,000 hectares. With rugged landscapes, thundering waterfalls and unlimited flora and fauna, Nitmiluk is a haven for adventurers and nature lovers alike. The name Nitmiluk, meaning 'Cicada Place', came from the Jawoyn people who are the traditional custodians of the Park.

See and Do

ITINERARY

  • Travel along Australia's longest highway, the Stuart, on your way into Nitmiluk National Park and Katherine Gorge
  • Stop at the Adelaide River War Cemetery, dedicated to those who lost their lives in the north of Australia during WWII
  • Enter Nitmiluk National Park, with its rugged landscapes, thundering waterfalls, and diverse flora and fauna
  • Visit Leliyn (Edith Falls), where during the dry season you can take a refreshing swim in the waterhole beneath the falls
  • Throughout Nitmiluk you'll see Aboriginal rock art that expresses in images the deep spiritual culture of the Jawoyn people, traditional owners of this land
  • Enjoy lunch in a shaded outdoor setting/span>
  • Browse through the Nitmiluk Visitor Centre and see photographs, memorabilia and traditional Aboriginal artefacts
  • On your two-hour cruise through the 70-metre-high sandstone walls of Katherine Gorge, keep your eyes peeled for freshwater crocodiles, wonderful birdlife and amazing scenery

 

Details

TOUR DETAILS

  • Code: D11
  • Mon, Wed & Sat 6.30am from Darwin (or earlier from selected hotel)
  • Returns: Darwin, 8.30pm approximately
  • Tour Price: Adult: $269 Child: $135
  Katherine Gorge Cruise & Edith Falls CONDITIONS PRINT
Included

WHAT'S INCLUDED

  • Lunch
  • Experienced Driver Guide
  • comprehensive commentary
  • Travel in an air-conditioned vehicle
 
Need to Bring

WHAT YOU NEED TO BRING

  • Comfortable, enclosed walking shoes
  • Sunglasses, hat & sunscreen
  • Water bottle to hold 1 litre
  • Warm layers in cooler months
  • Swimmers & towel (if swimming)
 
Fitness Requirements

FITNESS REQUIREMENTS

  • Low level of fitness required
  • Small amount of walking
 
       
 
   
 

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