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Kakadu 4WD Safaris

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10/4 Catterthun Street, Darwin, Northern Territory 0801, Australia
+61 410 614 174
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Kakadu 4WD Safaris is a small independent, Territory owned and operated tour company specialising in Small Group, active and educational expeditions to Kakadu National Park.
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10/4 Catterthun Street, Darwin, Northern Territory 0801, Australia
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+61 410 614 174
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We have just had four fantastic days in Kakadu with Darren and Paul. We booked a small group tour for our family of 2 adults and 3 children. We were looked after from start to finish. The car was very comfortable. The camps are well...More

Thank tfancourt
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was a 3 day trip from Darwin and It was great from the very beginning. Steve-o was the best guide we could have. He was very organised and super friendly. The views are fantastic and the camping was great especially (Mount Bundy Station). I...More

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Reviewed May 17, 2018 via mobile

It was nice to have the option to do a 2 day tour as there are not many options available out there if you have less time. Although there was a lot of driving, we managed to pack a decent amount in ( Adelaide river...More

Thank VAR09
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Reviewed November 28, 2017

Food plentiful and so fresh too - Darren is a great cook! Great guide with amazing knowledge of flora, fauna and local customs. He was also great with kids. Comfortable vehicle (we didnt have the troopy which was a bonus). Only criticism was that for...More

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Reviewed September 30, 2017 via mobile

We went on a 6 day guided tour to Kakadu, Katherine Gorge and Litchfield. Darren did an amazing job of cooking and entertaining 2 family groups for 6 action packed days. Excellent food, excellent knowledge of the places we visited. Patient with the kids and...More

Thank Simon K
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Reviewed August 22, 2017

3 fantastic days in a tent camp with Darren as our guide. Darren is fantastic in explaining a lot of things you never read in the tourist guides, everything from the story of Aborigine people, the info about the trees and plant and it can...More

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Reviewed August 12, 2017

The things we saw were good to fantastic, especially the termite mounds. The problem was that our guide was more interested in getting us back to Darwin quickly and acted more like a plain bus driver than a tour guide. I don't know how to...More

Thank SrgnFsh
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bigpaul2015, Owner at Kakadu 4WD Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded August 13, 2017

Hi, just a little perplexed by your review! As you have also submitted a review elsewhere for a 1 Day tour to Kakadu I suspect this review may be in the wrong place as we only do 3 Day Kakadu or 6 Day Top End...More

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Reviewed August 12, 2017 via mobile

I just loved this trip and so many things made this trip for me. Darren the guide is the best I have known. He is unassuming, in charge, an excellent cook, a storyteller and all in all a Super guy. Takes a little time to...More

1  Thank Portia1972
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bigpaul2015, Owner at Kakadu 4WD Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded August 13, 2017

Hi, Thank you for your feedback regarding the tour and Darren. As you suggest, he is a rather unassuming and humble guy that enjoys sharing this special place with others, we are lucky to have him as part of our team. Glad to hear your...More

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Reviewed August 10, 2017 via mobile

An incredible and inspiring week. Can't recommend it enough. Fantastic tour in an amazing part of the country. Our guide Darren was sensational and made it a trip of a lifetime. Highly recommended. Josh and David.

1  Thank David M
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bigpaul2015, Owner at Kakadu 4WD Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded August 13, 2017

Thanks Guys for your comments. Glad to hear you enjoyed your time in the Top End. Hope your return to miserable weather down south is not too much of a shock! Regards

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Kelloggs1209
June 4, 2016|
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Response from RenNYC | Reviewed this property |
We did Wayoutback tours. We sat up with the driver and saw much more than others. I think they did a pretty good job. It is what it is. Mostly backpackers in their 20s & 30s. I was a mother with an 11 yo. But it was... More
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Elisabeth W
April 12, 2016|
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Response from bigpaul2015 | Property representative |
Sorry Elisabeth, we are only operating 2 day tours until end of April. We have one departing on the 16th.
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MissKPiggy
May 30, 2015|
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Response from bigpaul2015 | Property representative |
Whilst we are in Kakadu, on our normal scheduled tours, we camp overnight at a camp-ground that has shower & toilet facilities. We provide the tents and mattress and can supply a sleeping bag if needed. Alternatively if... More
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