Alice Springs to Kakadu
6 days with G Adventures Rating:
Restricted to Ages 18-39
Day 1 Alice Springs
Arrive at any time.
There are no planned activities, so check into the hotel and explore.
Day 2 Alice Springs/Daly Waters
Take in the vastness of the Northern Territory and travel north via the Devils Marbles - giant red granite boulders that are a sacred site to Aboriginals. Finish the day at Daly Waters and grab a drink at the local Outback pub teeming with character. (L)
Day 3 Daly Waters/Katherine
Continue north, stopping for a visit at the Mataranka Hot Springs before setting up camp in Katherine. Opt to walk the stunning Katherine Gorge or get adventurous with a helicopter flight over the gorge taking in the stunning scenery. (B, D)
Day 4 Katherine/Kakadu National Park
Continue north, stopping at Edith Falls. Explore the waterfalls, swimming holes and trails of Kakadu National Park—a UNESCO World Heritage Site. (B, L, D)
Day 5 Kakadu National Park/Litchfield National Park
Continue exploring Kakadu NP, stopping off at sacred rock art galleries. Head towards Litchfield National Park, stopping for a nature cruise to try and spot crocs. (B, L)
Day 6 Litchfield National Park/Darwin
Tour Litchfield NP to encounter streams, rock formations and the impressive termite mounds. Tour ends in Darwin upon arrival in the evening. (B, L)
All This Included
For travellers looking to discover Australia's wild and rugged heart, few trips compare to this six-day adventure through some of nature's scenic best. From parched red landscapes bathed in the light of the setting sun, to secret waterfalls, towering gorges, bubbling hot springs, giant termite mounds (yep), croc cruises, sleeping under the star-filled Australian sky, and everything in between, this is an exploration of nature Down Under every real traveller has to experience. So suit up, hop in, and hold on for a week you'll remember forever.
Hostels (2 nights, multi-share)
Daly Waters: Daly Waters Pub (or similar)
Alice Springs: Alice Springs YHA (or similar)
Swag camping (3 nights)
Kakadu National Park: Mary River Wilderness Retreat (or similar) or Kakadu National Park - Gunlom Campground (or similar)
Katherine: Nitmiluk Campground (or similar)
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