We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Kakadu 4WD Safaris

Features Animals
10/4 Catterthun Street, Darwin, Northern Territory 0801, Australia
+61 410 614 174
Website
Share
Save
Book In Advance
Tours from Kakadu 4WD Safaris tend to sell out - travellers recommend booking in advance!
Why Book on TripAdvisor?
  • Tour highlights & full itinerary
  • Easy online booking
  • Lowest price guaranteed
More Information
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
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.
  • Excellent91%
  • Very good7%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“small group” (8 reviews)
LOCATION
10/4 Catterthun Street, Darwin, Northern Territory 0801, Australia
CONTACT
Website
+61 410 614 174
Write a Review
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
50
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (73)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
All reviews
"rock paintings"
in 5 reviews
"small group"
in 8 reviews
"our tour guide"
in 7 reviews
"great cook"
in 3 reviews
"tour members"
in 2 reviews
"day trip"
in 6 reviews
"top end"
in 7 reviews
"traditional owners"
in 2 reviews
"great trip"
in 4 reviews
"jim jim falls"
in 2 reviews
"aboriginal culture"
in 3 reviews
"alligator river"
in 2 reviews
"national park"
in 3 reviews
"wet season"
in 4 reviews
"highly recommend this tour"
in 2 reviews
"his knowledge"
in 2 reviews
"termite mounds"
in 2 reviews
Filter

1 - 10 of 68 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

More

This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 15 July 2018

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
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 6 July 2018 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

Thank annazT8649BV
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
See more reviews
Reviewed 18 May 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
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 4 April 2018

More

This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 29 November 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

1  Thank Fee R
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 30 September 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
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 22 August 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

1  Thank john a
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 12 August 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
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
bigpaul2015, Owner at Kakadu 4WD Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 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

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 12 August 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
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
bigpaul2015, Owner at Kakadu 4WD Safaris, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 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

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 36 hotels in Darwin
Hi Way Inn Motel
53 reviews
.55 km away
The Leprechaun Resort
398 reviews
1.44 km away
Novotel Darwin Airport
396 reviews
2.40 km away
Mercure Darwin Airport Resort
674 reviews
2.49 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Besser Kitchen & Brew Bar
73 reviews
.51 km away
Shillelagh's Restaurant
74 reviews
1.49 km away
The Trader
50 reviews
.55 km away
Great Little Place
26 reviews
.47 km away
Nearby Attractions
Darwin Aviation Museum
752 reviews
1.52 km away
Strauss Airfield
31 reviews
.47 km away
Top End Day Tours
72 reviews
.10 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Kelloggs1209
5 June 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
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
0
Votes
Elisabeth W
12 April 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
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.
0
Votes
MissKPiggy
31 May 2015|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
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
0
Votes