5 Day Top End Parks 4WD Safari - Batchelor
All meals are included except breakfast on day 1 and dinner on day 5.Also included are 2 nights in a Bush Bungalow, 2 nights in apermanent camp, the sunset Yellow Waters cruise, 2 hour Nitmiluk Gorge cruise, Kakadu park entry fees and a cultural experience in Katherine.
On day 1, we depart Darwin at approx 7.30am and travel to Fog Dam Conservation Reserve for birdlife viewing.Then we enter Kakadu National aprk and travel to Ubirr, where we walk through galleries of ancient Aboriginal rock art, which your guide will interpret. After lunch we have a look around the Warradjan cultural centre before joining the sunset cruise st Yellow Waters. There is a huge array of birds and keep an eye out for saltwater crocodiles. Overnight in Bush Bungalows.
Day 2- We walk through a paperbark forest to reach Maguk (Barraumdi Gorge) where we have a swim. After lunch, we explore the Nourlangie area, including Nourlangie Rock, an Aboriginal shelter with some fantastic rock art and great views. Lastly have a look around the Bowali information centre. Overnight in Bush Bungalows.
Day 3- We journey to the south of Kakadu to the beautiful Gunlom waterfall.Here we have a swim and a hot lunch before leaving Kakadu and driving south to Katherine, calling in for a swim at Eapprox dith Falls en-route. Overnight at Maud Creek permanent camp, in Katherine.
Day 4-Todays starts with a cultural experience at the Katherine Art Gallery. Activities include learning hunting techniques and making your own painting to take home.
At 11am, take a 2 hour cruise through Nitmiluk Gorge, enjoying the scenery and learning about the traditional owners- the Jawoyn people. Lunch at Katherine Hot Springs and then drive to our permanent camp at Mt Bundy Station.
Day 5- We spend today in Litchfield National Park, swimming at Wangi Falls, Buley Rockhole and Florence Falls. Also learn about the interesting termite mounds. Arrive back in Darwin 6pm