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$85.92 Cruises, Sailing & Water Tours

Darwin Jumping Crocodiles Cruise on Adelaide River

Cruise along the crocodile infested waters of the Adelaide River in Darwin. As you cruise along, see crocodiles up close and watch as your guide entices saltwater crocodiles to jump up and snatch their food. After your cruise, visit the Window on the Wetlands Visitor Centre, where you can see birds of prey scavenge for leftovers. You'll also seean educational display with sweeping views over the wetlandsBefore heading back to Darwin, visit Fogg Dam Nature Reserve, a Top End wetlands eco system with an abundance of birds and reptiles.You tour will arrive back into Darwin at approximately 6:30pm

$131.06 Day Trips & Excursions

Litchfield and Jumping Crocodiles Full Day Trip from Darwin

Departing Darwin, you will head south east along the Arnhem Highway towards the Adelaide River where your tour group will join a private Jumping Crocodile Cruise. Have your camera at the ready as these enormous creatures launch themselves out of the water. Continue to Litchfield National Park where you will have time for swimming and sightseeing at various swimming holes throughout the park; including Florence Falls, Wangi Falls or Buley Rockhole. Conditions on the day will determine which location will be best for the group. You will also be provided with a picnic lunch to enjoy with your fellow travelers.Before your day comes to an end, complete your adventure with prawns and sparkling wine at the unforgettable Fannie Bay and Mindil Beach sunset.

$104.85 Day Trips & Excursions

Litchfield Day Tour from Darwin: Waterfalls and Buley Rockhole

After your hotel pickup from your Darwin accommodation, travel south along the Stuart Highway towards Litchfield National Park.Upon arrival we will make a brief stop to see the magnificent Cathedral and Magnetic Termite Mounds. Here you’ll learn about their unique role in our Tropical Eco-system.Then on for a stop at  Florence Falls. Florence Falls is a spectacular full flowing waterfall where you’ll have the opportunity to swim in the fresh natural waters.After taking time at Florence, we travel towards Buley Rockhole, a cascading flow of waterfalls, for a dip and swim. We will enjoy a freshly prepared picnic lunch at magnificent twin waterfalls of Wangi Falls. Here, you’ll be guided on a Bush walk and weather permitting, you’ll get a chance to swim in the luxurious waters, of the adjacent rock pool.At approximately 3pm you’ll depart the Park for the Adelaide River, where you will meet up with your Crocodile Cruise Skipper, for the Private Group Croc Spotting Experience.Your day is approximately 12 hours return.

$69.17 Day Trips & Excursions

Jumping Crocodile Day Trip from Darwin

After pick up from your Darwin accommodation at 10am, you will travel approximately 1-hour to the Adelaide River in a comfortable, air-conditioned, small tour bus.On arrival at the Adelaide River, you and your group will board a boat for a jumping crocodile cruise. The boats were built for enjoyment to get passengers up close to the really big crocs, so keep your arms in the boat. Keep your camera at the ready as this is also when the big birds of prey swoop down to steal meat meant for the crocodiles. This is as close as you’re ever likely to get to the beautiful White Breasted Sea Eagle. The Adelaide River thrives with wildlife so keep your eyes peeled on the riverbank as well, there’s a lot to see.Next stop is at Window on the Wetlands Visitor Centre to take in the spectacular views of the wetlands, local bird and animal life. After the visit at the Visitor's Centre, return to Darwin for transfer back to your accommodation or cruise ship.

$370.25 Cultural & Theme Tours

Adelaide River Jumping Crocodile Cruise with Roundtrip Helicopter from Darwin

Spectacular is the word! This tour combines sweeping views of the wetlands and river systems by helicopter and up close views of prehistoric jumping crocodiles! Enjoy a cruise on the scenic Adelaide River and see the powerful natural jumping ability of the Australian Saltwater Crocodile. With experienced guides, visitors will learn more about these magnificent creatures in their own natural habitat. This very popular cruise is suitable for all ages. Vessels are custom built with sun cover and operate on the very calm waters of the Adelaide River. A collection of python snakes is on display at the kiosk and a snake handling display is performed before each cruise. A one hour drive from Darwin, but why drive when you can fly!

$546.08 Air, Helicopter & Balloon Tours

Darwin to Kakadu Day Tripper

Schedule08:30am Make your own way to the Kakadu Air Terminal #2 Slade Court Eaton, (Darwin Airport). Once you arrive you will be greeted by a friends Kakadu Air staff member to check you in for your flight. There is a long term car park available located around the corner from us next to the Australian Federal Police (unfortunately no customer car park located at the terminal). 09:00am  After a short safety briefing you will depart Darwin on your first Scenic Flight.This flight is the extended flight tracking over Adelaide River, Mary River, Kakadu's West, South & East Alligator Rivers. All rivers wind a confused path across the flatlands. View coastal mangroves that hold back massive floodplains in the wet and some that remain dry resulting in variations of vegetation and a kaleidoscope of colour. The Arnhem Land Plateau stands proud on the Eastern side of Kakadu, its 1.6 billion year age illustrated by the amazing erosion; its simply stunning. Other major views include Minkinj Valley, the Archway, The Ranger Uranium Mine and Lighting Dreaming. *The wet season path includes the incredible Jim Jim and Twin falls.11:00am Land at Cooinda and you your pilot will drop you off to visit the Warradjun Aboriginal Visitor Centre. This centre has been developed by the traditional owners of Kakadu and uses artifacts, videos and images to guide you through history and culture of the area.12:00—13:00pm Lunch time. Please note that lunch is not included in the tour but there is a restaurant and cafe where you can purchase your own. 1:15pm Your pilot will drop you off at the "must-do" Yellow Water River Cruise. Make sure you keep an eye out for crocs on this guided tour!2:45pm Transportation from the cruise back to your plane, its home time. But not before we take you on one more scenic flight.  This shorter return flight first discovers the upper South Alligator River and flood plains before tracking towards Darwin. Be welcomed back to Darwin with views of a growing number of 5 acre rural residential blocks, the sprawling cities of Palmerston and Darwin City.15:30—16:00pm You land back at Darwin Airport and are escorted back the the Kakadu Air terminal. ** Schedule and timings may vary due to unforeseeable delays. E.G weather.  Kakadu enjoys two major climatic seasons, the "Wet" and the "Dry" season. Commencement and termination of Wet & Dry seasons by month for our flights are determined by the weather.  If you are visiting in a transitional period E.G November/ May and you have your heart set on a certain flight path (E.G Waterfalls), it is best to contact the Kakadu team direct to confirm.