Day 1 Darwin to Kakadu
Experience the famous Jumping Crocodile Cruise, where your local guide will entice the huge reptiles to leap from the water.
Enjoy lunch in the beautiful Kakadu National Park. Visit the Bowali Visitor Centre, which has impressive displays on the land and its traditional owners and enjoy a guided walk to view Aboriginal rock art at Ubirr.
Perhaps take an optional scenic flight (own expense), for a unique view of the stunning national park.
Overnight: Budget: Aurora KakaduStandard: Aurora KakaduSuperior: Gagudju Crocodile Holiday Inn
Day 2 Kakadu to Katherine
Take a guided walk at Nourlangie, a spectacular area featuring Aboriginal art sites, along with walking tracks, billabongs and lookout points.
Visit the Warradjan Aboriginal Cultural Centre and view the informative exhibits and displays.
Cruise on the Yellow Water Billabong, and experience this diverse and sublimely beautiful area. Look out for Kakadus unique wildlife, including the abundant Whistling Ducks and Magpie Geese.
Continue your journey through Pine Creek to Katherine.
Overnight: All Seasons Katherine
Day 3 Katherine to Darwin
Enjoy a breakfast cruise through Katherine Gorge and be amazed by its sheer sandstone cliffs. Watch for crocodiles basking in the sun.
Learn about the geology, landscape and cultural history of the gorge at the National Park Information Centre.Take a refreshing swim at the beautiful Edith Falls, made up of a number of waterfalls and rock pools.
Discover the Adelaide River War Cemetery, signifying the important role that the Top End played in the defence of Australia during WWII.