Explore stunning hiking trails of Kakadu National Park

Discover the diverse trails of Kakadu National Park, Northern Territory, offering hikes and walks for all skill levels and interests. Find your perfect adventure today.

Grade 2

Manngarre Rainforest Walk (1.9km)

Explore Kakadu National Park: World Heritage Wonder near Darwin

Renowned for its diverse landscapes, Aboriginal rock art and abundant wildlife, Kakadu National Park is a World Heritage-listed treasure located just a three-hour drive from Darwin, the capital of Australia’s Northern Territory.

This vast wilderness area offers endless exploration opportunities. Traverse a pristine landscape teeming with wildlife on a walking tour or discover the park’s hidden wonders on a scenic river cruise, where you might even spot a saltwater crocodile, the world’s largest reptile.

Kakadu caters to all interests with a range of walks and bushwalks. Immerse yourself in nature with a short stroll around a billabong (a lagoon) or embark on a challenging hike along breathtaking escarpments, offering panoramic views. Explore world-class rock art sites, remnants of an ancient culture dating back thousands of years.

Home to Australia’s oldest living culture, Kakadu National Park offers a glimpse into the rich history of the Bininj/Mungguy people. These traditional custodians have inhabited this land for over 65,000 years and are happy to share their knowledge about the region’s dramatic landscapes and seasonal variations.

Covering nearly 20,000 square kilometres, Kakadu boasts a variety of landscapes. Marvel at cascading waterfalls, lush rainforests, vast wetlands teeming with birdlife, and ancient rock art sites. Take a scenic cruise on the stunning Yellow Water Billabong to witness crocodiles and other wildlife in their natural habitat.

Whether you seek adventure, cultural immersion or simply a chance to connect with nature, Kakadu National Park offers an unforgettable experience.

Want to find the best trails in Kakadu National Park for an adventurous hike or a family trip? Trail Hiking Australia has the top trails for walking, hiking, running and more.