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“river tour”(2 reviews)
“cooinda lodge”(4 reviews)
Kakadu Highway, Kakadu National Park, Northern Territory NT 0886, Australia
+61 8 8979 1500
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I recommend the 6:30 a.m. Yellow Waters boat tour, worth the price (it includes breakfast afterward at the Kakadu Cooinda Lodge. Over 54 species of birds as well as safe close-up views of saltwater crocodiles, fish, lizards, snakes, beautiful scenery.

Thank ChetTraveler
Reviewed 1 week ago

A beautiful place on which to enjoy an early morning cruise. The guide was very knowledgeable and the sunrise lovely.

Thank Sue C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Yellow Water Sunrise tour. Absolutely fantastic and couldn't recommend a better tour to do in the Kakadu. Pick up from the Lodge, the tour where you saw all the wildlife come to life and amazing sunrise, informative tour guide, and then a FULL buffet breakfast...More

Thank Melmooonshine
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a must do while in Kakadu,just cannot not do.Very professionally run.We did the early morning tour which i think is a must do loved the sunrise over the billabong.Seen so much,was lucky enough to see a croc take a duck of the side...More

Thank Eleni E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We all loved this boat tour! Visited Yellow Water in August and did the sunrise tour with our kids, aged 9 & 11. It was a little cold early morning but soon warmed up (definitely take a warm top!). We did 3 boat tours in...More

Thank Caroline D
Reviewed 5 September 2018

We were just passing through so stopped for a short walk and birdwatching opportunity. There is a great boardwalk that takes you out into the lagoon so really good for getting close to the water birds.

Thank Roger Y
Reviewed 22 August 2018

If you have made the trip out to Kakadu, it's a must to go on a Yellow Water cruise. I did the sunrise cruise and lost track of the number of crocodiles, diverse bird life and the number of sunrise photos I took. A particular...More

Thank Stephanie S
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

You can take river boat cruises on yellow river which looked great, especially if you like birds. We chose to walk down to the boat ramp then take the short walk along the boardwalk at sunset, it was peaceful and beautiful. Very close to cooinder...More

Thank Factsnotfiction62
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

We booked both Sunset & Sunrise cruises. The billabong is just breathtaking, more so than I imagined! Dennis our guide was informative & humorous! The bird life is amazing and actually was more of a highlight for me than the crocodiles. The sunrise cruise was...More

Thank Monaro2
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed this fishing trip. Thanks to Rob for his fishing tips and expertise in filleting the Barramundi I caught.

Thank Greg B
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2 June 2018|
Response from Trudy N | Reviewed this property |
Yes, easy. The cruise is just down the road from the hotel. A mini bus picks you up at a designated time. You do the cruise then come back to the hotel for breakfast. A great way to do the cruise. Hope this helps, the... More