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Kakadu's Ancient Secrets (Top End)

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Enjoy a relaxing cruise along Katherine River marvelling at the gorges while you spot wildlife and learn about the history and culture of the local Jawoyn people.

Take in the natural beauty of World Heritage listed Kakadu National Park where there's time for a splash in Gunlom Falls (seasonal). Visit Nourlangie, famed for its well-preserved aboriginal rock art, some of which is believed to date back at least 20,000 years.

Travel to Ubirr where you'll see ancient rock art and discover remarkable views over the surrounding wetlands and escarpments. Overlooking three different habitats, there is a myriad of wildlife to spot including some of the 280 bird species that call Kakadu home.

Explore the Rockhole Billabong with a wonderful wildlife cruise on Rockhole and Corroboree billabongs. You'll see a myriad of different bird species, spot estuarine crocodiles and simply enjoy the stunning Mary River flood-plains system.

Explore Litchfield and enjoy a relaxing swim at Florence Falls. Marvel at Wangi Falls and hear about its importance in aboriginal custom before we travel across the Finniss River and back into Darwin, where your Kakadu's Ancient Secrets inspiring journey comes to an end.