3 Day Kakadu & Litchfield 4WD Buffalo Dreaming Tour from Darwin

This guided 4WD adventure tour will show you the best of both Kakadu and Litchfield National Parks. Whilst on tour, search for crocodiles and other wildlife, explore stunning wetland wildlife and swim in all the picturesque waterholes and waterfalls. It’s a Northern Territory adventure to be had.

group of guys in sun
group of guys in sun


  • Return transfers from Darwin
    • Includes professional tour guide
  • Travel in an air-conditioned 4WD
  • Two breakfasts, three lunches and two dinners
  • Camping equipment (tent, mattress and drinking water)
  • National Park fees and levies


This three-day small group adventure will open your eyes to the beauty of Australia’s Northern Territory. Swim in the plunge pools under waterfalls in Litchfield National Park and learn all about the region’s Indigenous history from your guide.

Explore the landscape and waterfalls of Kakadu National Park (World Heritage listed for both its cultural and natural values), all the while travelling along rocky four-wheel drive tracks, and searching for crocodiles and other wildlife on an award-winning billabong cruise.


Day one

  • Once collected from your Darwin accommodation, you’ll head to the Mary River Wetlands for a Crocodile and Wildlife Cruise
  • You’ll then take a stop at South Alligator River for a picturesque picnic lunch and have the opportunity to purchase Aboriginal art and craft at the Bowali Visitor Centre
  • In the afternoon, you’ll then walk up the majestic Ubirr rock for a look out to the Kakadu flood plains, before admiring ancient Aboriginal rock art

Day two

  • After breakfast you’ll travel off-road in your 4WD to the majestic Twin Falls and Jim Jim Falls
  • Following your waterfall exploration, you’ll travel to Litchfield National Park

Day three

  • Your final day will be full of discovering Litchfield, its waterfalls and streams, as well as the sandstone escarpments and termite mounds


Sleeping bag hire is optional and is at an extra $30 with fee to be paid direct to the supplier.


The Twin Falls boat shuttle fee ($12.50 is not included and payable direct on day of cruise). The Kakadu National Park entry fee is also not included and is payable direct on day of travel.


Pick up from your selected Darwin accommodation will be at approx. 6.30am with return on the third day at approx. 5.30pm.


  • Small day/overnight backpack
  • Three to four changes of clothes (warmer clothing when travelling in winter) and comfortable footwear
  • Solar phone charger
  • Camera
  • Swimwear, towel, hat and sunglasses
  • Sunscreen and insect repellent
  • Water bottle
  • Toiletries and towel
  • Torch and batteries
  • Sleeping bag (or can be hired for $30)
  • Snacks – for when you get the munchies
  • Spending money


  • Tour operates every day except Thursday and we recommend you book as far in advance as possible to avoid disappointment
  • During peak times tours may fill up to two weeks in advance
  • Itinerary may change due to cultural reasons, seasonal changes, operational logistics and accessibility
    • Please call our Reservations Team (1300 551 510) at least 48 hours prior to departure to confirm pick up location and time
  • Twin and Jim Jim Falls may not be accessible between the shoulder periods of May-Jun and October. During this time we will visit Gunlom Falls, Maguk or the Yurmikmik Region (Motor Car Falls or Boulder Creek)
  • Safari is not suitable for children under 15 years
  • Due to limited space on vehicle, luggage is restricted to a day pack and one soft overnight bag/backpack (maximum 10kg)
  • Travel Insurance is compulsory and evidence of cover is required to be sighted on morning of departure
  • Medium level of fitness is required
  • Greyhound Australia’s standard terms and conditions of travel apply