Day 1 - Arrive Darwin
Welcome to Darwin. You will be met by your local guide and/ or driver from Wendy Wu Tours. You will be taken to your hotel in Darwin. Late this evening enjoy a welcome dinner at Hanuman.
Day 2 - Darwin - Kakadu
Enjoy the famous Jumping Crocodile cruise on the Adelaide River. Then continue on into Kakadu National Park, travelling through pristine wetlands and a suite of landscapes varying from red-hued escarpments to floodplains teeming with wildlife. Continue to Ubirr, where you'll climb up through the ancient Aboriginal rock art galleries, believed to be around 20,000 years old, to the lookout for a spectacular view.
Day 3 - Kakadu - Katherine
This morning you'll be mesmerized as you explore the renowned Nourlangie rock art site. Later, visit the Warradjan Cultural Centre for an insight into the local Bininj culture before joining your specialist local guide for a cruise to experience the beautiful and peaceful scenery on Yellow Water Billabong. Enroute to Katherine, stop at Leliyn (Edith Falls). The pandanus-fringed natural pool is suitable for swimming throughout most of the year.
Day 4 - Katherine - Darwin
Enjoy a morning cruise through Katherine Gorge. This stunning network of thirteen gorges are carved from billion-year-old sandstone. You'll be at its heart among freshwater crocodiles, wonderful birdlife and amazing scenery. Later, view the displays at the Nitmiluk Visitor Centre, where you may purchase artefacts handmade by the Jawoyn people. Return to Darwin, stopping at the historic gold mining town of Pine Creek and the poignant Adelaide River War Cemetery.
Day 5 - Depart Darwin
This morning following breakfast, enjoy a half day sightseeing tour of the city. Visit the Darwin Aviation Museum and learn about the B-52 Bomber on permanent loan from the United States Air Force, among 19 aircraft on display. View some rare amateur footage of and original footage from Japanese archives. Later, enjoy time at leisure in the stunning Darwin Botanic Gardens before you'll be transferred to Darwin airport for your onward journey.
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