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Guluyambi Cultural Cruise

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East Allogator River, Kakadu National Park, Northern Territory 0886, Australia
+61 1800 525 238
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Awesome river cruise

The Guluyambi cruise was great and we had an indigenous guide to explain the land, languages... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Joanne G
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What an absolute gem in the middle of Kakadu National Park

I can recommend this trip highly enough, if you want to have an authentic cruise with humble... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Vanessa T
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Kakadu National Park, Australia
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The Guluyambi Cultural Cruise is a unique boat tour on Kakadu's scenically spectacular East Alligator River. Take in the Wonderful pristine wilderness of this world heritage Landscape as you leisurely cruise up stream. An Aboriginal guide provides guests with an insight into their culture, local mythology, the river's abundant food chain, traditional uses for many plants and animals as well as the bush survival skills. Disembark on the Arnhem Land side of the river for a display of traditional hunting & gathering implements. Limited to 25 guests, the cruise ensures an intimate & personalized cultural experience. Departs Daily April to November
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“spear throwing” (43 reviews)
“alligator river” (66 reviews)
“arnhem land” (94 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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East Allogator River, Kakadu National Park, Northern Territory 0886, Australia
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+61 1800 525 238
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The Guluyambi cruise was great and we had an indigenous guide to explain the land, languages, plants and trees and what they use them for etc. we saw heaps of crocs, fish literally jumping out of the water, sea eagles in their nest, a Jabiru,...More

Thank Joanne G
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I can recommend this trip highly enough, if you want to have an authentic cruise with humble, knowledgeable countrymen then this is your trip. Their knowledge and passion about their country is second to none and they are so proud to share their stories with...More

Thank Vanessa T
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Could not rate Guluyambi Cultural Cruise any higher. Robert, our guide, was funny and extremely informative. We were on the 9am tour and saw countless crocodiles on the banks of the river, with Robert frequently pulling in close so we could all have a chance...More

Thank Luana K
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This was a fantastic couple of hours run by the local people from Arnhem Land. We spotted crocs, learnt about different food sources, trees used for spears and other tools. A spear throwing competition between the two tour guides. You could see the passion they...More

Thank ereeca
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Very good customer service when booking and then an amazing trip. The guide (Tyrone) was knowledgeable and we saw 3 crocs before the boat even left. Tyron knew where all the crocs were and spotted them in the water too. We also had a bit...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you only take 1 cruise this had got to be it. I took the last one for the day at around 3pm with tide just about in and it was great. Guide was great in explaining so much about his culture - I learnt...More

Thank Caren73
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We loved this cruise down the East Alligator River, with Neville the best guide ever. Of course we saw loads of crocs, birds and amazing scenery, but in addition we gained an appreciation of local life. We even stepped onto Arnhem Land - a privilege....More

Thank SusanCamperdown
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent- informative, Robbie gave as s thorough understanding of the region the flora & fauna & a great view of the resident Crocs

Thank Wendy M
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Totally blow away, such a incredible cultural cruise. We went on the 9am and saw so many big salty crocodiles along the river as well as the local bird life.Our guide was very welcoming and shared his knowledge of the land with us, it was...More

Thank Maddie B
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our trip was great and we had robbie as our guide.He gae us plenty of information on the flora and fauna of the area.His spear demonstration was one of the highlights and it was a great addition to step foot in arnhem land.The rock art...More

Thank LiamBrophy
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Murraystein
8 January 2018|
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Response from SuziOzz | Reviewed this property |
Hi Murrystein. Cruise is every 2 hours from 9am. Cruise lasts about 1hr45.
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LPHDK
29 May 2017|
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Response from nomad0202 | Reviewed this property |
Yellow water is a wetland with lots of bird life, crocodiles and the scenery is very different. There is a wet and dry season and this is the start of the dry season but there is still a lot of water around so I am not sure... More
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