3 Day DRAGONFLY Kakadu, Litchfield & Jim Jim Falls Camping Safari

3 Day DRAGONFLY Kakadu, Litchfield & Jim Jim Falls Camping Safari

We offer an authentic Top End adventure Safari with a touch of style and quality. Travelling with a maximum of 17people in purpose built 4-wheel drive vehicles, stay in our private campsites complete with permanent safari tents, swim in plunge pools under waterfalls in Litchfield National Park. Learn about Aboriginal Culture from your guide at the Aboriginal art sites of Nourlangie and Ubirr and explore the landscape and waterfalls of Kakadu National Park (World Heritage listed for both its cultural and natural values), travel along rocky4-wheel drive tracks and take part in an iconic Yellow Waters Cruise.

Tour Highlights

  • Litchfield National Park
  • Wangi Falls
  • Private Crocodile and Wildlife cruise
  • Florence Falls
  • Ubirr
  • Maguk (Barramundi Gorge)
  • Kakadu National Park
  • Twin Falls
  • Jim Jim Falls

Tour Info

Code WD-WT403
Style
  • Classic
  • Adventure
Duration 3 Days
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Note

$50 discount for before 31st march 2017 departures.

PARK ENTRY FEES $40 ( Nov - Mar $25 only) is excluded payable on boarding.

Accommodation upgrade available.

Vehicle 4WD
Suitability 5+ Years
Start Darwin @ 07.00 am
Finish Darwin @ 07.30 pm

You will be collected from your Darwin accommodation at approximately 7.00am for the short journey to Litchfield National Park. Explore the waterfalls, spring-fed streams and rugged sandstone escarpments of Litchfield National Park. Discover intriguing cathedral and magnetic termite mounds and swim, hike and explore Florence and Wangi Falls*.

Enjoy lunch before crossing the 4 Wheel Drive Marrakai Road en-route to our private campsite in the Mary River region where the local wallaby population welcomes us on arrival. This afternoon experience a private two hour cruise spotting crocodiles, birds, buffalos and other wildlife. This is a magical experience away from the masses in an area with the one of the highest concentration of saltwater crocodiles found in the world. Return to camp, where Wallabies roam free, the pool is inviting and it's your choice tonight for million star views in a swag, our permanent tents or a hotel room for those seeking creature comforts.

Litchfield National Park, Florence Falls, Wangi Falls, Private Crocodile and Wildlife cruise

Meal : (Lunch / Dinner)

This morning, we take the short journey into Kakadu National Park and the culturally significant Ubirr, located within the East Alligator Region of the park. Here you will view a wide range of ancient Aboriginal art which will be interpreted by your guide. Learn the story of the Rainbow Serpent and climb the Nadab Lookout for panoramic views over the floodplain and beyond into Arnhem Land. After lunch we travel along a dirt road to Maguk (Barramundi Gorge). Following a short hike through monsoon forest and a rocky creek bed you will view the waterfall and have the opportunity to cool off with a swim in the clear plunge pool. As the day draws to an end we head to our private campsite at Cooinda where you can choose to sleep at our private campsite in permanent tents, out under the stars in swags or for those seeking more comfort choose hotel accommodation.

Ubirr, Maguk (Barramundi Gorge), Kakadu National Park

Meal - (Breakfast / Lunch / Dinner)

Today adventure awaits. Rising early, travel into Twin Falls Gorge which is accessed by 4-wheel drive track, a boat shuttle service and a rocky walking track and boardwalk. Once there relax on the sandy banks and admire the falls. There's more 4-wheel driving as we make our way to Jim Jim Falls where a walk through monsoon forest and over boulders takes us to the waterfall and plunge pool which are surrounded by 150 metre cliffs. Spend the day taking in the sheer beauty of the jewel of Kakadu National Park. This afternoon, put your feet up and relax as your guide returns you to your Darwin accommodation after three magical days of adventure, wildlife, rich in cultural history and natural beauty.

Meal - (Breakfast / Lunch)

Tour Price Includes

  • Professional guide, travel in an air-conditioned 4WD vehicle, all meals (as listed on itineraries), camping equipment and fees including permanent tent with beds and mattress OR twin or single lodge accommodation with private bathroom and park entry fees. All linen including pillow and pillowcase, fitted sheet, sleeping bag hire, towel and drinking water (please provide your own bottle).
  • (  from 1 st of April 2016  the entree fee is excluded in the tour price -NATIONAL PARK ENTRY FEES  per person to be paid on commencement of trip by cash). 

National park fee is payable on boarding. 

  • Wet season [ Nov to Mar]Adult - $25  &  Child ( 5 - 15 Yr) 12.50 
  • Dry season  [Apr to Oct ] Adult - $40 &  Child ( 5 - 15 Yr) $20 

Accommodation 

  • SAFARI TENT   WD- WT403   Dragonfly Dreaming 4WD Safaris continue to offer the highest comfort level with permanent tents, remote campsites and all linen included.

Upgrades

  • Hotel Twin share or Single Accommodation in a Hotel

 Note

  • Itinerary may change due to cultural reasons, seasonal changes, operational logistics and accessibility. 
  • This is a Permanent Camping tour. 
  • Twin Falls boat shuttle fee is an additional $12.50 payable on day of departure.
  • Safari is not suitable for children under 5 years of age. 
  • Please call our Operation at least 48 hours prior to departure to confirm pick-up location and time. 
  • Due to limited space on the vehicle please restrict luggage to one day pack and one soft overnight bag/backpack (maximum 10kg). Excess luggage should be stored at your Darwin accommodation. 
  • Twin and Jim Jim Falls will be closed from 7th November for the tropical summer months. Itineraries will be altered and will be substituted with locations such as Gunlom, Maguk (Barramundi Falls), Yurmikmik or Gubara Springs. 
  • Wangi Falls may not be accessible during the wet season. During this time we will provide an alternative or spend more time in locations visited.
  • Wet and dry season Itinerary may differ by order. 

 

What you need to bring

  • Torch, 
  • Wide brimmed hat, 
  • Sunscreen, 
  • Insect repellent, 
  • Water bottle (1.5 litres), 
  • Walking shoes/boots, 
  • Sleeping bag (or can be hired or if you prefer to use your own), 
  • Toiletries, 
  • Swim wear, 
  • Towel, 
  • Camera, 
  • Comfortable and casual clothings