Kakadu National Park is big. Really big. Australia’s largest national park, Kakadu is roughly the same size as the country of Slovenia! Adventure into the Aussie wilderness here from Darwin and discover some of Australia’s most impressive natural scenery while learning about the fascinating local Aboriginal culture.
Best Kakadu Day Tours
If you’re short on time, our 1-day Kakadu tour from Darwin is the perfect fit. Perfect for early birds, the tour departs in the morning from Darwin and heads straight down the Stuart Highway towards Kakadu. This tour is an excellent introduction to this iconic wilderness and its incredible history, stopping at the Warradjan Aboriginal Cultural Centre for fascinating cultural insights. Spot crocodiles, colourful birds and other wildlife as you relax on a cruise down the Yellow Water Billabong. Enjoy a delicious buffet before finishing the day at the iconic Nourlangie Rock Art site. Here large cave walls are covered by ancient artwork, created by the indigenous people who used the cave as a shelter thousands of years ago.
For a more comprehensive experience, our popular multi-day Kakadu tours give you more time to explore the wonders of Kakadu National Park. Tours depart from Darwin and go deep into the spectacular region of Australia’s Top End. Ranging from two to five-day adventures, the tours will have you discovering cascading waterfalls, serene plunge pools, and unforgettable scenery with our friendly local guides. Learn about the fascinating culture of the local Aboriginal people as you visit ancient rock art sites and view the strange formations of the giant termite mounds. Camping under the stars at night offers the opportunity to view the unforgettable night sky and sleep in the tranquil surrounds, waking to the sounds of nature ready for another day of adventure.
Kakadu Wet Season Tours (November to April)
From November until April, we alter our Kakadu tour itineraries to make the most of the tropical rainy season. As the influx of rain brings new life to the parched land, smaller waterfalls flow again and trickling creeks become raging torrents. While some spots become off-limits, other locations spring to life, offering us new places to discover. Either join our 2 Day Kakadu Tour (Nov – Apr) or our 3 Day Kakadu and Litchfield Tour (Nov – Apr) to make the most of the unforgettable experiences during the Top End’s wet season.
1 Day Kakadu Tour from DarwinSpend a day in the outback, learning about the natural scenery and Aboriginal cultural along the way.
3 Day Kakadu and Litchfield Tour (Wet Season)Take advantage of the full-flowing waterfalls as the Top End comes to life in the wet season.
5 Day Kakadu Tour with Koolpin GorgeExplore the highlights of Kakadu with exclusive special permit areas on this small-group tour.
3 Day Kakadu and Litchfield TourGet a taste of the incredible natural scenery of the Top End, including camping under the stars.
3 Day Accommodated Kakadu National Park TourExplore the wonders of Kakadu in a 4WD by day and sleep comfortably in hotel accommodation by night.
3 Day Kakadu & Litchfield TourDiscover the highlights of the Top End, camping under the stars on our 4WD Outback adventure.
2 Day Kakadu TourDiscover the best of Kakadu including a crocodile cruise, Aboriginal rock art & powerful waterfalls.