A visit to the Top End of Australia's Northern Territory isn't complete until you take a visit to the impressive Nitmiluk (Katherine) Gorge, which boasts of 13 separate gorges - stretching 12km and extending more than 70m high. On this full day tour, you'll explore this marvel of nature by air, water and land, which ensures that you don't miss a thing. Departing from Darwin, you'll discover the magic of the Katherine as you embark on a scenic flight over the spectacular region, followed by a boat tour where you'll get right in the thick of it and savour the sights up close. You'll top off an already unforgettable day with a visit to an arts and cultural centre where you'll dive into Aboriginal culture and art. Head back to Darwin on an hour long ferry flight with lots of fun adventures.
Get ready for an incredible day exploring all that Nitmiluk (Katherine) Gorge has to offer. You'll start your day with a two hour scenic flight from Darwin where you'll witness the magnificence of the Katherine from above. From the skies, you'll get a glimpse of the 13 impressive gorges that make up this marvel of nature, which extends more than 70 high and stretches as far as the eye can see.
Descend back to ground ready for your next adventure aboard a stunning boat tour that will take you through the limestone rock formations of the first two gorges. Hold your breath as you marvel at their imposing beauty and let your guide bring it all to life as they tell you stories about history and culture.
You'll then take a breather with a delicious lunch provided, before you make your last stop at either Godinymayin Yijard Rivers Arts & Culture Centre or Mimi Aboriginal Art & Craft. Here you'll admire Aboriginal art and learn more about the stories behind them to top off your tour. After a jam-packed day full of memorable adventures, head back to Darwin on an hour long ferry flight with countless of memories and fun stories to hold onto forever.
Please note: The Northern Territory celebrates two seasons - Wet and Dry. The itinerary will slightly differ between the seasons.
DRY SEASON ITINERARY (April to September)
WET SEASON ITINERARY (October to March)
Eaton (Departs Darwin)