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Address: Kakadu National Park, Northern Territory, Australia
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+61 8 8938 1120
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The Nourlangie Area features stunning rock art galleries and impressive...

The Nourlangie Area features stunning rock art galleries and impressive views from Gunwarddehwardde lookout of Kakadu's escarpment and Nourlangie Rock.During the dry season you can learn more about the park's ancient heritage from ranger talks at the galleries, or enjoy a walk and relaxing picnic at Anbangbang Billabong.

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Excellent examples of indigenous rock art

Great examples of different rock art styles, a lot of them well maintained. The art is easily accessible via steps and ramps. It can get quite crowded in the dry season... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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Darwin, Australia
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Darwin, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Each to their own, why anyone would want to come thousands of miles to see this is beyond me. Visitor facilities in Kakadu are sold old and un-maintained and park operators declare this is world heritage stuff but in reality there are bigger better rocks in many other places.

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Darwin, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great examples of different rock art styles, a lot of them well maintained. The art is easily accessible via steps and ramps. It can get quite crowded in the dry season, especially when big coach tours rock in and dominate the whole area. Nice lookout over stone country and escarpments.

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Thank SonjaAlina
Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

good easy walk for 3 small kids, nice visit with interesting rock art. not as good as ubirr but a nice visit.

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Edmonton, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A aboriginal use area where the natives stayed during the wet season. The walls of the rock faces served as canvases for their traditional paintings and storyboards. This is a heritage site for sure.

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Thank woodmister
Wanaka, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The park offers these free ranger led tours and we'd highly recommend the Nourlangie rock art tour. For this tour alone, it was worth paying the park entry fee. Our guide was the brilliant Christian Diddams, a park ranger who had previously worked at Uluru. Chris was a great communicator and really knew his stuff- giving an excellent, accessible insight... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

This is a fabulous rock art site with wonderful ranger talks at selected times - do check out the times with the kakadu visitor centre or boards at the entrance to the park.

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Thank Sandy H
Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017

Awesome views of the natural landscape as well as some interesting examples of the local rock art. The hikes are not too difficult but very rewarding.

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Thank keewest
Reading, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017

This site was more impressive in terms of art than Ubirr for me, but both are definitely worth a visit. It can be very hot and exhausting walking around so do remember to take plenty of water and a hat.

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Thank catho2
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017

Stunning escarpment and ancient artwork. Also good to see it from the lookout on the road down. in the wet be prepared for annoying flies.

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Fremantle, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Excellent Indigenous rock art and an a chance to see the "edge of the wetlands". Easy access to the rock art and a variety of walking tracks.

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