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Adelaide River Cruises

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“jumping crocs”(53 reviews)
“big brutus”(9 reviews)
Small group boat cruise to feed & see the amazing Jumping Crocodiles in their natural environment on the beautiful Adelaide a River..
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Anzac Parade | Middle Point, Darwin, Northern Territory 0822, Australia
+61 8 8983 3224
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My hubby & I & just one other couple went on the smallest boat that they had AND we loved it. The young girl & boat captain were great, extremely friendly. I got to hold a 8 ft python snake ( he was very friendly)...More

Thank Edwina D
Reviewed 4 November 2018

What an incredible experience. To see such a huge wild animal lunging out of the muddy water only a metre away was simply breathtaking. This is a must see when staying in Darwin.

Thank Peter S
Karen L, Manager at Adelaide River Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thanks Peter S🐊🐊🐊

Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

Managed to get on the last tour of the season absolutely worth every cent!! Great friendly atmosphere upon arrival. The two brothers who take the tours are great and very knowledgeable on the areas and crocs. Saw a lot of crocs and Brutus made an...More

Thank Nomad39350317212
Karen L, Manager at Adelaide River Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

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Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

Amazing! I highly recommend it. Had an amazing time tour was well worth the money, great commentary, friendly atmosphere, sit up the back for some close up action. Felt safe the entire time. Go and see Brutus!!!

Thank Culture35645456710
Reviewed 1 November 2018 via mobile

Absolutely incredible Amazing friendly service and an amazing experience.. Harry was our guide and made sure we all good a good look and lots of photos, answered all our questions and was full of great knowledge Highly recommend this company We absolutely loved it

Thank Seaside26540249720
Karen L, Manager at Adelaide River Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2018

Thank you Seaside26540249720 🐊🐊🐊

Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

It might feel like a long drive out of Darwin city but after seeing these magnificent animals upclose and personal it’s definitely worth the mission out. Cruise up the Adelaide river and watch as the crocodiles come to you and I’m a breathtaking display of...More

Thank Runamuk22
Karen L, Manager at Adelaide River Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2018

Than you Runamuk22 🐊🐊🐊

Reviewed 26 October 2018 via mobile

We were recommended this cruise by a friend of ours who lives in the territory and I am very pleased that we took the opportunity to go. Harry was our guide and was very knowledgeable and friendly. I was a little worried about having children...More

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Karen L, Manager at Adelaide River Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2018

Thank you havealittlefaith 🐊🐊🐊

Reviewed 25 October 2018 via mobile

I took two little girls ages 3 and 4. Not scary at all for them. Very safe, great commentary. A fantastic experience.

Thank 973mel40
Karen L, Manager at Adelaide River Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 27 October 2018

Thank you 973mel40 🐊🐊🐊

Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

We are from Sydney and went on this cruise on our trip to Darwin. We were absolutely delighted with this experience! Harry is very knowledgeable and an absolute legend of a bloke. We will be remembering this experience for a long long time! Brutus came...More

Thank mike s
Reviewed 19 October 2018 via mobile

Absolutely amazing, Harry and Joy were fantastic, so much knowledge and very entertaining. So glad I ticked this off my Bucket List. Whole family loved it. Do yourself a favour and have a go, we will definitely be back

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Karen L, Manager at Adelaide River Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 21 October 2018

Thankyou Vigilantes4 🐊🐊🐊

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Allison B
31 May 2018|
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Barbara J
12 June 2017|
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Refer to my TA review - we enjoyed it and we don't really "do tours" as such ....