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Guluyambi Cultural Cruise

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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...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
East Allogator River, Kakadu National Park, Northern Territory 0886, Australia
+61 1800 525 238
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All reviews spear throwing alligator river arnhem land set foot indigenous guide banks of the river great tour local culture cultural experience his knowledge sense of humour boat ramp aboriginal life recommend this trip saltwater crocs natural environment traditional owners
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I might be biased because it was my surprise birthday trip so I loved every second of it! This particular tour was great - not too many people, not too many boats - and if so, they go in different directions, plenty of crocs on...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank martyna_polska
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

the cruise up the east alligator river was awesome with a fantastic guide. we learnt so much of there culture with how they survived with plants for medicine and how the knots on the trees are a water source. I highly recommend this activity and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank H2335AUlindad
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have done this cruise on two different trips to the NT and have enjoyed both immensely. The great thing about this cruise is the ability to explore the East alligator River beyond the murky confines around Cahill's crossing. It is wonderful to reach the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Jean-Pierre Z
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This cruise was FANTASTIC we got to see lots of crocodiles and hear all about them learnt alot. Besides the crocodiles we also saw several different species of birds. The river was beautiful our guide Tyrone was really interesting. we particulariy enjoyed his talk on...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank SuzB25
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This cruise took place on the East Alligator River so we saw Cahill's Crossing and we saw a few crocs. Our aboriginal guide showed us different spears that the aboriginals use for fish, smaller animals and larger animals. We also saw various plants on the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank HayKay1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Crocs crocs and more CROCS. The guide was insightful even though it seemed like he was reading from a script. Awesome scenery a definite must if you're in that part of the country.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank colint275
Reviewed 4 November 2018

The Guluyambi cruise was fantastic! One of the highlights of my trip to Kakadu. Our guide was so knowledgeable about the local environment and so interesting to talk with. The cruise stops and lets everyone out onto Arnhem land, which is very special as well....More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank jamesmaddy
Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile

This is the best trip if you want to see crocodiles. The guide was very good to give information. He talked about the aboriginer.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Urban K
Reviewed 10 October 2018

We had a wonderful experience - up close with nature and also got to know about the lives of the traditional owners of the land. The guide was very nice and friendly, he answered all our questions and also impressed us with his spear throwing...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Resort823171
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our experience, the river cruise was very informative and seeing the crocodiles up close was awesome, the tour was well organised and our tour guide knowledgeable. Highly recommended Barry

Date of experience: June 2018
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8 January 2018|
Response from SuziOzz | Reviewed this property |
Hi Murrystein. Cruise is every 2 hours from 9am. Cruise lasts about 1hr45.
29 May 2017|
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