Top End Extended Tours
Darwin, Arnhem Land, Kakadu and Litchfield National Parks
3 Day Kakadu & Arnhem Land Explorer, Darwin
Travel into Kakadu National Park and visit the Warradjan Cultural Centre to view displays depicting the traditions of the local Indigenous people. Join a cruise of Yellow Water Billabong to search for saltwater crocodiles and birdlife for which this region is renowned. After lunch, stop at Nourlangie to take a guided walk though rock art galleries. On day 2 travel by 4WD into Arnhem Land and the Mikinj Valley. Travel through spectacular scenery including sandstone outcrops, escarpments, forests and floodplains. Learn about traditional land ownership, bush skills and ‘bush tucker’.
The final day starts with a short walk at Ubirr to view Aboriginal rock art. Join the Guluyambi Cruise along the East Alligator River in search of saltwater crocodiles. An Aboriginal guide will take you ashore in Arnhem Land.
- Superior $1,269 Adult Twin, $1,645 Sole Use, $1,039 Child (15yrs & under) May to Nov 20
- Daily, AAT Kings, Max 50 passengers
3 Day Kakadu 4WD Tour, Darwin
This small group, soft adventure safari tour explores the highlights of Kakadu National Park while travelling in a comfortable 4WD. You will experience all that Kakadu has to offer including rock art, waterfalls, wildlife and the vast wetlands that the Top End is famous for. See a variety of birds and search for crocodiles at Fogg Dam and on the sunset Yellow Water Billabong cruise. Your guide will lead you on interpretive walks around Ubirr and Nourlangie Rock, where you’ll view ancient Aboriginal rock art.
Gunlom and Maguk waterfalls are accessed by scenic drives along unsealed dirt roads. At Maguk, walk along the creek to the falls for a swim in the crystal-clear water. At Gunlom, a short easy walk leads to a huge plunge pool and the optional hike to the top of the falls is rewarded with a rockpool swim and a fantastic view!
- $1,800 Adult Twin, $2,020 Sole Use, $1,680 Child (8-15yrs)
- Sat, May to Oct 20
- Sacred Earth Safaris, Max 9 passengers
5 Day Kakadu’s Ancient Secrets, Darwin
Venture to Australia’s Top End, with a maximum of 20 like-minded guests and traverse through the untamed wilderness and wetlands of Kakadu – an ancient landscape of billabongs, gorges and hidden canyons teeming with spectacular wildlife. Embark on an Inspiring Journey to the haunt of the Lightning Man and the mighty crocs that roam Kakadu’s floodplains.
Discover the Northern Territory’s most sacred landscapes, view beautiful rock art dating back thousands of years, sample delicious and authentic bush tucker, take a refreshing swim at one of the many waterfalls and hear stories of the Dreamtime. Enjoy overnight stays in luxury accommodation with most meals included. It’s all possible with Inspiring Journeys’ unparalleled wealth of expertise to create truly unforgettable moments.
- $2,995 Adult Twin, Sole Use $3,980
- Dates (2020)
- Apr 26
- May 3, 17, 31
- Jun 7, 14, 21, 28
- Jul 5, 12, 19, 26
- Aug 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
- Sep 6, 13, 20, 27
- Oct 4
- Inspiring Journeys, Max 20 passengers
5 Day Kakadu, Katherine & Litchfield 4WD Tour, Darwin
This small group, soft adventure 4WD tour includes rock art, wetlands, wildlife and waterfalls! The Top End is famous for its vast wetlands and huge variety of birds and crocodiles. Experience these at Fogg Dam and on the sunset Yellow Water Billabong cruise. Your guide will lead you on interpretive walks around Ubirr and Nourlangie Rock, where you’ll view ancient Aboriginal rock art, learn their meanings and hear the stories. Take part in a hands-on cultural experience in Katherine and cruise through Nitmiluk (Katherine) Gorge.
Swim in the crystal-clear water in Litchfield and at Gunlom and Maguk waterfalls, which are accessed by scenic drives along unsealed dirt roads. Overnight at a cattle station and stay in tropical style bush bungalows and fixed safari tents. Upgrades to cabins and hotel rooms are available at an additional cost.
- $3,100 Adult Twin, $3,450 Sole Use, $2,900 Child (10-15yrs)
- Sat, May to Sep 20 (no departures on 27 June 20, 4th & 11 July 20)
- Sacred Earth Safaris, Max 9 passengers
5 Day Kakadu, Arnhem Land & Coburg Peninsula Tour, Darwin
See the highlights of Kakadu National Park before leaving the crowds behind to explore Arnhem Land and the Cobourg Peninsula. Enjoy good food, great guides and see something a bit different on this award-winning micro-group tour.
On day 1, explore Kakadu, embarking on a wetlands cruise before a hike and swim at Barramundi Gorge. Enter Arnhem Land on day 2 where the local Aboriginal guide will show and educate you about the spectacular Injalak Hill rock-art sites.
You’ll spend the next 3 nights at Cobourg Coastal Camp; Venture North’s private camp on the pristine Cobourg Peninsula. Here you’ll embark on a range of wilderness activities including nature walks, boating, birdwatching, fishing, beach combing and much more!
- $3,590 Adult Twin, $3,790 Sole Use, $2,990 Child (6 to 14yrs)
- Mon & Thu, May to Oct
- Venture North Safaris, Max 9 passengers