LITCHFIELD GRANDEUR AND WWII DISCOVERY
Join Grand Touring for a Litchfield discovery like no other, travel back to the 40’s to discover the true effects and devastation of WWII.
In the morning travel south to Strauss Airstrip and learn about the terrifying air raids over Darwin.. The next stop is the Adelaide River War Memorial, where you pay tribute to the courageous 435 men and women who were laid to rest after defending this great country during WWII. During WWII, Adelaide River was the headquarters of a large base, the war cemetery was created especially for the burial of servicemen who died in this part of Australia.. After lunch visit some of Litchfield’s beautiful waterfalls such as Florence Falls. Take a walk along the Shady Creek track or walk down the 135 steps witnessing the beautiful flora and fauna to the sounds of the majestic waterfall. Keep an eye out for wallabies often spotted in the area. . Next travel to Wangi Falls, another spring fed waterfall looking out for birdlife such as the Rainbow Bee-Eaters or Black Kites.
As you head back to Darwin,you make one final stop at the termite mounds for an interactive chat.