Located in the Northern Territory, Katherine is a relatively small but very charming town, famous for its spectacular surroundings. The world-renowned Katherine Gorge (part of the Nitmiluk National Park) is home to ancient rock paintings, and breathtaking natural surroundings that offer plenty of options for adventure including canoeing on Katherine River, caving, camping or fishing. But be careful not to step on the saltwater crocodiles.
Day trips from Katherine can be taken north to Pine Creek or south to Mataranka, and Katherine offers simple, but comfortable accommodations, including the 4 star Maud Creek Lodge which is affiliated with Nitmiluk Indigenous community.
Koalas, Barrier Reefs, Rainforest and more! Start your vacation in Sydney, voted world's best travel destination for six consecutive years. Up next is Cairns, the major gateway to the Great Barrier Reef and home to some of the world's richest rainforest. Then escape to Kakadu National Park, an enormous, biodiverse nature reserve in Australia’s Northern Territory. With terrain encompassing wetlands, rivers and sandstone escarpments, it is home to some 2,000 plant species and wildlife from saltwater crocodiles and flat back turtles to birds. Finish your adventure in Katherine and discover a region full of gorges and misty waterfalls, thermal springs and ancient cultures.
This is a flexible package with daily departures from anywhere in the USA or Canada. Choose your length of stay. Pick your own flights, hotels and activities.
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