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Nitmiluk National Park

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A cruise on the Katherine River will give you a great overview of this national park, made up of 13 sandstone gorges
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Katherine, Northern Territory, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A lovely area in the Top End. Interesting landscapes and beautiful gorges. Katherine gorge is a highlight for sure. Deep red stones, lots of water. The NP is great to explore, camp and visit. Camp grounds are excellent. Lots of wallabies around.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Kerryn72
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nitmiluk National Park is such a beautiful, relaxing and peaceful place to visit. The beauty of the gorge is just stunning, everywhere you looked took my breath away. This is a must see when visiting Katherine. Our tour guide spoke of the history of the...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Krally08
526bm, Public Relations Manager at Nitmiluk National Park, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Krally08, Thank you very much for visiting our beautiful National Park. The Gorge really is a spectacular place that has been nurturing our people and visitors from all over the world for years. We are looking forward to welcoming you again!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The young people on this tour looked after us all very well and worked hard at ensuring we all had a great evening

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a great place to visit on a tour. While you are waiting you can get lunch at the great cafe and also read about the place at the visitor centre. You can either sit inside or outside while you eat.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Peter R
Reviewed September 8, 2019

A visit to the NT is not complete unless you've visited Nitmiluk as its more commonly known nowadays. In days gone by it was of course Katherine Gorge but like many other things has reverted back to the indigenous naming. It is a true wonder,...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed August 23, 2019 via mobile

I highly recommend this park. The staff at the visitor center is helpful giving specific detailed information about day hiking, answering lots of questions, and gave us good this. It's nice to sit outside and enjoy the Katherine River with grand vistas. The visitor center...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed July 24, 2019 via mobile

We did a few of the hiking trails in one go and it was stunning scenery but thought I would review with a few tips. It’s all self guided and there are tons of maps around the car park so it’s quite hard to get...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed July 21, 2019

This is a lovely area and we stayed at the camp ground which gave easy access to the cruises that go through Katherine Gorge. It is easy to get to from Katherine.

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed July 10, 2019

Having had to upgrade to include a remote landing because the two other people wanted to land (extra $42) I was told take off would be 1.30. We were there by 1.00 and then got told that we were being given a 4.00pm flight. Not...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed July 3, 2019

Nitmiluk is all about the gorges and what better way to see them than by rowing yourself in a canoe!! There are quite a number of gorges and depending on your fitness and tour option, some would be able to reach the fifth gorge. Your...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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August 4, 2016|
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Response from 79faithw | Reviewed this property |
You just need to slow down...watch the sides of the road for the little critters and use high beam when no other cars in front or oncoming. Don't get distracted when driving and you'll be fine.
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AustraliaZuzu
March 19, 2016|
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Response from Sally L | Reviewed this property |
Not too sure about the sunset tour. Ask the visitors centre. Really helpful staff. And some great gifts to take home.
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