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Katherine Gorge Cruise & Edith Falls Day Tour

by AAT Kings Duration 13h Free cancellation available No booking or credit card fees
per adult Price is AU$269

Explore the natural beauty of Katherine Gorge on this day tour. Discover the lush gorges of Nitmiluk National Park. See the dramatic Edith Falls and Aboriginal rock art. Cruise through Katherine Gorge among freshwater crocodiles, wonderful bird life and amazing scenery.

Start your day with an early-morning pick-up from your hotel and head to the wonderful Nitmiluk National Park and Katherine Gorge. Along the way, stop at the Adelaide River War Cemetery – a site dedicated to those killed in the air raids in Darwin in the 1940s.

Continue to Edith Falls, where you have time for a refreshing swim in the waterhole, fringed with paper-bark and pandanas beneath the falls.

After a picnic lunch, enjoy a two-hour scenic cruise through Katherine Gorge, with a chance to see freshwater crocodiles sunning themselves on the banks of the river. Enjoy the amazing scenery around you and spot bird life unique to this area.

On your return journey, take a brief tour of the town of Katherine, the hub of the region's cattle and farming industries. Travel via Pine Creek, a historic gold-mining town, and have a quick stop at Adelaide River before returning to Darwin.

Explore the natural beauty of Katherine Gorge on this day tour. Discover the lush gorges of Nitmiluk National Park. See the dramatic Edith Falls and Aboriginal rock art. Cruise through Katherine Gorge among freshwater crocodiles, wonderful bird life and amazing scenery.

Start your day with an early-morning pick-up from your hotel and head to the wonderful Nitmiluk National Park and Katherine Gorge. Along the way, stop at the Adelaide River War Cemetery – a site dedicated to those killed in the air raids in Darwin in the 1940s.

Continue to Edith Falls, where you have time for a refreshing swim in the waterhole, fringed with paper-bark and pandanas beneath the falls.

After a picnic lunch, enjoy a two-hour scenic cruise through Katherine Gorge, with a chance to see freshwater crocodiles sunning themselves on the banks of the river. Enjoy the amazing scenery around you and spot bird life unique to this area.

On your return journey, take a brief tour of the town of Katherine, the hub of the region's cattle and farming industries. Travel via Pine Creek, a historic gold-mining town, and have a quick stop at Adelaide River before returning to Darwin.

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6:30 AM, Katherine Gorge Cruise Day Tour in English, includes Food Only

Duration 13h No booking or credit card fees

Live Commentary in English.

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per adult
AU$269

Total price is AU$269, taxes included

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Katherine Gorge Cruise & Edith Falls Day Tour

Activity Location

Katherine Gorge

Nitmiluk National Park

Meeting/Redemption Point
  • Transit Center

    69 Mitchell Street

    Darwin 0800

  • Darwin City Center (Hotel Pickup)

    Darwin


Highlights

  • Dramatic gorges of Nitmiluk National Park

  • Cruise through the Katherine Gorge

  • Rock art depicting ancient Aboriginal culture

  • Adelaide River War Cemetery

  • Township of Katherine - hub of cattle & farming industries


Inclusions

  • Guided tour of Nitmiluk National Park

  • Katherine Gorge Cruise

  • Picnic lunch

  • Roundtrip transport to and from your Darwin hotel

  • Commentary in English

  • Entry into Nitmiluk National Park is free


Exclusions

  • Drinks/bottled water/snacks


Know Before You Book

  • Children aged 1 and younger are complimentary.

  • Check-in is 10 minutes prior to the booked tour start time.

  • Entry into Nitmiluk National Park is free


Katherine Gorge Cruise & Edith Falls Day Tour ratings based on 21 Verified Reviews

4.5 out of 5

5/5 Oct 20, 2018

This was an awsome tour this place is amazing and the tour really showcased it with the boat cruise through the gorge for nearly 2 hours,lovely buffet lunch,plenty of stops along the way to break up the drive with lots of interesting information and history from the tour guide/driver,nice big air conditioned coach.Edith falls swimming hole was just a beautiful spot to swim,it was a very long day but well worth it,this place is a must if coming to darwin

5/5 Oct 10, 2018

Fantastic day. Comfy bus ride to Katherine Gorge,with interesting stops on the way Great guides on the boat trip down the gorge. The Barra burger on the way back at Emerald springs was wonderful.

4/5 Sep 29, 2018

Katherine Gorge part amazing but guide didn’t say too much about the Rock Art, I think she forgot. Edith Falls nice but a bit rushed to enjoy a swim. Long day but worth going.