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Spectacular Jumping Crocodile Cruise

#4 of 48 Boat Tours & Water Sports in Darwin Features Animals
Arnhem Highway | Beatrice Hill, Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
+61 8 8978 9077
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Excellent Croc sightings!!

This is the Jumping Croc cruise that is just off the main highway. We booked on line from the UK... read more

Reviewed 5 October 2013
Leatherhead, United Kingdom
Must do

We chose this company because we didn't want to hire a car and they provided transport from Darwin... read more

Reviewed 29 September 2013
Crawley, United Kingdom
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SPECTACULAR JUMPING CROCODILE CRUISE is the best possible way to be a witness to the natural jumping behaviour of these amazing Australian Saltwater Crocodiles. Our cruises operate four times daily at 9am, 11am, 1pm and 3pm. Each one hour cruise will amaze you with how close in proximity you are to these wild animals and provide you with invaluable information about the intriguing Saltwater Crocodile. At Spectacular Jumping Crocodile Cruises our passion for these animals is clearly evident.
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good19%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Arnhem Highway | Beatrice Hill, Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
+61 8 8978 9077

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Reviewed 5 October 2013

This is the Jumping Croc cruise that is just off the main highway. We booked on line from the UK and I would recommend this rather than leaving to chance as was busy. Don't worry if you don't get on the top deck when you...More

Thank trotterstours
Reviewed 29 September 2013

We chose this company because we didn't want to hire a car and they provided transport from Darwin. The pick up was a 1pm which suited us because we could do something else in the morning. The journey from Darwin was about an hour and...More

1  Thank CarolWestSussex
Reviewed 27 September 2013

We took the coach trip out to here, very good guide. Due to only 10 people we got the small boat so were quite low in the water - a definite advantage. The girls took us out and we had three or four stops to...More

Thank Tall_Trees2013
Reviewed 26 September 2013

The boat was not crowded, everyone had a spot to view the river. As we cruised the crocs would come alongside the boat. Some were lazy and not interested in jumping for the food - they must have had full stomachs! We managed to see...More

Thank SanMicAus
Reviewed 14 September 2013

This was one of the highlights of our visit to Darwin. Spectacular Jumping Cruise was recommended to us by our hotel in Darwin. It is about an hour drive outside of downtown Darwin. We drove along the Stuart Highway until it met the Arnhem Highway....More

Thank TheLowcountry
Reviewed 13 September 2013 via mobile

I assumed this tour would be really corny but with two young boys we thought we would give it a go. I left with a different view and a new appreciation of how these dinosaurs live and what they are capable of. Well done to...More

Thank JamesCygnet
Reviewed 12 September 2013 via mobile

We booked online. Make sure you book the right one. We service, thrill, and experience was very good. Value for the event was right too

Thank Trip12363
Reviewed 10 September 2013

It was surreal being in Darwin swamp water watching crocodiles coming towards our boat to snap at chicken carcasses. You get to see the animals up close and really see how big they are and hear how powerful their jaws are. It's a decent ride,...More

Thank galina26
Reviewed 8 September 2013

We (6 of us) booked this cruise 4 months in advance. We got a confirmation email. We called beforehand to confirm yet again. We got there 30 minutes early. Then the owner said he had booked someone else and he was "sorry for (our) problem"....More

3  Thank Terris211
Reviewed 30 August 2013 via mobile

Decided to take this particular cruise based on tripadvisor reviews & we were not disappointed!!! Up close & personal with 4-6m jumping crocs...friendly professional & informative staff... Well worth the $35 per adult.

Thank CMorrow29
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18 July 2017|
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Response from Leonard P | Reviewed this property |
No idea. Thank were certainly very active the afternoon we visited
kaz O
7 March 2017|
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Response from Scott M |
HI Kaz, Yes Spectacular Jumping Crocodile Cruise is open all year round (Except Xmas) , 7 days a week.
18 February 2017|
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Response from Goonerne | Reviewed this property |
There are many tour operators operating from Darwin. We went with AT Kings, very good and informative drivers.