Katherine Gorge & Edith Falls From Darwin

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Fast facts

  • Departs Darwin 6.30 am returns 8 pm
  • Katherine Gorge boat cruise
  • Meals not included

Join Autopia tours  as you explore Nitmiluk National Park, one of the Top End’s most breathtaking locations.

Katherine Gorge and Edith Falls tours will leave Darwin In the morning, head south down the legendary Stuart Highway through the towns of Adelaide River and Pine Creek in the direction of Katherine. Relax as your guide provides historical and cultural commentary as you travel while seeing the countless species of flora and fauna that are unique to this beautiful area of the Northern Territory.

The NitNit Dreaming two-hour Katherine Gorge (Nitmiluk) boat ride, which cruises in the center of cliff faces 70 meters high with the sun’s natural lighting providing ever-changing colors across the landscape and rock formations, is a must-see addition to your day. As you are led through this beautiful area and we travel to the picturesque Edith Falls (Leliyn) region, soak up the real culture and history of the Jawoyn people of Katherine, the traditional owners of the land. Subject to boat cruise timing, Edith Falls (Leliyn) will be visited either before or after the Katherine Gorge (Nitmiluk) boat cruise.

Subject to seasonality and conditions, feel free to take a refreshing dip in the huge natural plunge pool of Edith Falls (Leliyn) or simply relax and take in your surroundings, as it’s then time to meander our way back through the townships of Pine Creek and Adelaide River on the route and enjoy the remainder of your evening in Darwin.

Meals: n/a. Driving Distance:  780 km. Walking Distance: 1km.

*Autopia Tours reserves the right to alter the route or itinerary schedule during seasonal weather fluctuations and/or during park closures due to traditional landowner ceremonies.


  • Katherine Gorge boat cruise
  • Guided bush walks (1-2km, subject to fitness level)
  • Australian wildlife sightings, in the wild!
  • Hosted by an accredited outback driver guide
  • Air-conditioned mini-coach travel
  • Comprehensive local tour commentary
  • Selected Darwin inner-city pick-up/drop-off points

Not Included:

  • Any meals not indicated within the itinerary – at the guest’s own expense. We provide plenty of opportunities for guests to support locals and buy lunch along the way.
  • Travel insurance is highly recommended
  • Hotel transfers pre/post tour itinerary to a nominated pickup point.
  • Personal expenses

What to Bring:

  • 2L Refillable water bottle
  • Wide-brimmed hat, sunglasses & sunscreen
  • Swimwear & beach towel
  • Comfortable walking shoes (tread closed-toe shoes)
  • All-weather comfortable light clothing
  • Tropical strength insect repellent
  • Flynet
  • Small day pack 5-7kg
  • Money for snacks and meals
  • Camera to capture every moment!
  • Binoculars

Important Notes

  • We will try to cater to most dietary needs and/or food allergies – passengers MUST notify the tour operator of any medical conditions at the time of booking.
  • A minimum moderate level of fitness is required to complete the walks.
  • This itinerary may vary to adapt to seasonal changes and occasionally spots in the parks close or do not allow swimming. As safety is our top priority we plan accordingly to ensure our guests have the most fun and best experience possible while on tour.
  • Child policy 6 years old and over, is not suitable for children 5 years old and under.
  • This terrain is not suitable for mobility-impaired travelers, wheelchairs, walkers, prams, or strollers.
  • Limited storage space on our vehicle, baggage kept to 1 x 5-7kg day bag per person.
  • Autopia Tours reserves the right to alter the route or itinerary schedule during seasonal weather fluctuations and/or during park closures due to traditional landowner ceremonies.

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