Nourlangie Rock, Jabiru (Kakadu National Park)

4.7
#1 of 20 in Parks in Kakadu National Park
Walk along the paths at Nourlangie Rock to see ancient Aboriginal rock art and shelters. The 1.5 km (5,000 ft) circular walk takes you around hand-painted images on the rock walls of the Rainbow Serpent, spirits, and other mythical Aboriginal creatures. You will see a diverse range of wetlands birdlife and aquatic animals. The climb to the lookout is rather steep, so be careful when ascending. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Nourlangie Rock by using our Jabiru (Kakadu National Park) trip planner .
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  • Nolangee Rock is one of the main places in Kakadu National Park, so I thought it was crowded with many tourists, but the tourists were sparse, and the guideboards installed at each point were also severely damaged. There were murals of Namarndjolg and Thunder Man's Namarrgon on the rock art site, but no one stopped too much. The road to lookout was a climb, but I was able to climb it relatively easily. The view from the lookout was a view that seemed to be Kakadu.
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  • These paintings represent life as it was in this distant place more than 20.000 years ago. Despite the heat, the tour is accessible and explanations accurate. It makes you soak up the true atmosphere ...  more »
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