Kakadu Cultural Experience Day Tour

From AUD AU$999.00
  • Duration: 9 Hours (approx.)
  • Location: Eaton, NT
  • Product code: C3

Kakadu is Australia’s largest National Park and no trip to the Northern Territory would be complete without a visit to this world-famous icon.  Kakadu is World Heritage-listed for both its spectacular natural beauty and its outstanding cultural value. It is home to the world’s oldest living culture, boasting some of the world's oldest and most significant rock art. The sacred sites at Ubirr were instrumental in securing Kakadu's dual World Heritage status. 

See breathtaking horizons from the top of a Kakadu escarpment with nearly two hours of spectacular scenic flying. Exploring the vast but beautiful Kakadu landscape, as well as a visit to some iconic features that make the Park world-famous. Absorb the pristine wilderness of this unique landscape on a leisurely cruise over submerged paperbark forests along the East Alligator River with Guluyambi Cultural Cruises. A visit to the culturally significant Ubirr is a must to view the famous Aboriginal rock art galleries. Glimpse into the timeless culture of the Bininj / Mungguy people and immerse yourself into the relic paintings documenting ancient human interaction with the environment all in one day to be comfortably back in Darwin by late afternoon.

Departure time may vary Depending on Cruise Availability

07:00 AM                     

Check-in at Kakadu Air Terminal with our friendly staff.

07:30 AM - 08:15 AM    

Kick start the day with a 90-minute scenic flight paired with live informative commentary delivered by your expert pilot. This extended flight tracks over Adelaide River, Mary River National Park, Kakadu’s winding South and East Alligator rivers, coastal mangroves holding back massive floodplains to reveal the Arnhem Land Plateau standing proudly on the Eastern side of Kakadu.

08:15 AM - 09:00 AM

After your Scenic flight, we land at our Jabiru Terminal for a quick break.  Your guide transfers you to the Marrawuddi Art Gallery. Enjoy a great cup of coffee (optional) and spend some time admiring the marvelous art available at the gallery. All artworks for sale at Marrawuddi are created by Aboriginal artists living in Kakadu and the surrounding region, many of whom are regularly in the workshop creating new pieces.

09:00 AM-12:00 PM

Explore Ubirr Rock Art site on a bush walk with an experienced guide, See ancient rock art that illustrate the rich history of Kakadu and it's Culture. Climb ontop one of the rocky hills for a spectacular view of Cannon Hill and floodplains.

12:00- 13:00     

Relax with a handmade picnic lunch.

13:00- 14:30     

Head out to the East Alligator River and soak up the World Heritage wilderness on your leisurely Guluyambi Cultural Cruise, narrated by a local guide - who will provide authentic insight into Aboriginal culture, local folklore, and stories. Discover the workings of the region's unique environment and how plants and animals have been used to support the traditional lifestyle s. You may even learn some bush survival skills! 

14:30- 15:30            

Return to Jabiru Airport. Check out our fun gift shop!


Depart Kakadu on a 45 minute ferry flight back to Darwin.


Farewell our guests at Darwin

NOTE - The minimum number of guests to conduct this tour is two.  Single traveler bookings may be accepted on a "to be confirmed" basis - contact our friendly team at Kakadu Air directly on 1800 089 113 if you would like to make a single person booking. We will contact you closer to the date of your tour either to confirm the booking or to offer alternate options in the event of insufficient numbers for your desired date.