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Jumping Crocodile Cruise Tours
From Darwin

Jumping Crocodile Cruise | Top End Tours

Get your heart racing in the Northern Territory with an upclose encounter with the largest reptile in the world.

$115 Adults       $70 Children 0 – 12yo

We offer free cancellation for this grampians tour if you book online

$115 Adults

$70 Children 0 – 12yo

We offer free cancellation for this grampians tour if you book online

Introducing your Jumping Crocodile Cruise experience

Join us for one of Darwin’s most iconic must do activity… a ½ Day Jumping Croc Cruise on the Adelaide River. Departing the city, we journey about 60km South East towards the Marrakai wetlands, home to not only an apex predator the crocodile but 117 different species of reptiles and 280 different types of birds. 

1/2 Day Jumping Crocodile Cruise Map

Tour details

  • Tour code: SJCC
  • Operates: Daily (May-Oct) / Tue, Wed, Fri, Sun (Nov-Apr)
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Departs: 7:30am 
  • Returns: 11:30am
  • 1-hour Adelaide River boat cruise
  • Hassle-free transfers from Darwin
  • Wildlife sightings, in the wild!
  • Experienced wildlife driver guide
  • Air-conditioned mini coach travel
  • Comprehensive tour commentary

Tour highlights

  • Hassle-free transfers from Darwin direct, with Spectacular Jumping Crocodile Cruise entry
  • Explore the diverse wetlands and waterways of the Adelaide River, a floodplain region identified as an important bird area
  • Northern Territory is known for its diverse Australian wildlife, amongst 280 different species of birds and 117 species of reptiles
  • Travel aboard the only aboriginal owned cruise operator, where profits go back into supporting the traditional owners of the surrounding area
  • Enjoy live commentary from our wildlife expert, learn about these magnificent creatures, croc biology, behaviours and local ecosystem 
  • Shhhhh there’s a secret in every tour…

Full Itinerary

Join our Jumping Crocodile Cruise tour from Darwin for a truly exhilarating and unique experience get up close and personal to some of nature’s most aggressive and dangerous wildlife located in the naturally occurring waterways of the Northern Territory. It is said that Australia’s Top End hosts over a 100,000 saltwater crocodiles predominantly in and around the Darwin, Adelaide River and Mary River areas. read more

What to bring

1L refillable water bottle, hat, sunglasses & sunscreen, comfortable walking shoes, tropical strength insect repellent, money for snack and meals, small day bag and camera to capture the scenic views.


Any meals not indicated, travel insurance recommended and personal expenses.

A range of crocodile souvenirs and aboriginal arts & crafts are available for purchase at the Jumping Crocodile Cruise gift shop.

Where to meet

7:25am – Mindil Beach Casino Resort – Casino Dr The Gardens Darwin
7:30am – Travelodge Resort Darwin – 64 Cavenagh St Darwin City (main meeting point)
7:32am – The Cavenagh Hotel – 12 Cavenagh St Darwin City
7:32am – Mantra Pandanas Darwin – 43 Knuckey St Darwin City
7:34am – Hilton Darwin – 32 Mitchell St Darwin City
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Get Lost Travel Pty Ltd wishes to acknowledge the Kulin Nation as the Traditional Owners of the land on which our head office stands. 

We pay our respects to Elders past, present and emerging; and first people of Hobson Bay known as the Yalukit-willam, name meaning ‘river camp’ or ‘river dwellers’. 

Our Contract 

All bookings are made with Get Lost Travel Pty Ltd (ABN 94 143 929 962) (us/we). By booking a trip with us you have agreed to be bound by the terms and conditions set out in these booking conditions. Your booking will be accepted by us on this basis. The services to be provided are those referred to in your booking confirmation and/or invoice. Accredited Bus Number: AC003612. 


Dates and itineraries are valid until 31 March 2023, from 1 April 2021 dates and itineraries are indicative only. 

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Our commitment to sustainability

At Autopia Tours, we actively promote the protection of flora and fauna on our Darwin Top End Tours. It is our duty to ensure there is minimal disturbance to this World  Heritage Listed region and the species that call it home. Cultural sensitivity and respect for the traditional owners should also be shown at all times.
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