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Spectacular Jumping Crocodile Cruise

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Arnhem Highway | Beatrice Hill, Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
+61 8 8978 9077
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Fantastic up close with crocodiles

A wonderful hour cruising the Adelaide River with seeing crocodiles jumping out The water to catch... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Sam H
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Melbourne, Australia
Up close to big crocs!

This is a great tourist attraction. You get to see much of Adelaide River and it’s enormous croc... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Jess D
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Brisbane, Australia
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SPECTACULAR JUMPING CROCODILE CRUISE is the best possible way to be a witness to the natural jumping behaviour of these amazing Australian Saltwater Crocodiles. Our cruises operate four times daily at 9am, 11am, 1pm and 3pm. Each one hour cruise will amaze you with how close in proximity you are to these wild animals and provide you with invaluable information about the intriguing Saltwater Crocodile. At Spectacular Jumping Crocodile Cruises our passion for these animals is clearly evident.
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Arnhem Highway | Beatrice Hill, Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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+61 8 8978 9077
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Reviewed 4 days ago

A wonderful hour cruising the Adelaide River with seeing crocodiles jumping out The water to catch meat secured on hooks. Everyone has a chance to see as th Boat is turned around. Free tea and coffee hike we wait or an ice cream to cool...More

Thank Sam H
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This is a great tourist attraction. You get to see much of Adelaide River and it’s enormous croc population from the safety of a boat. The jumping crocs while obviously not a natural behaviour for crocs does allow you to see the size and strength...More

Thank Jess D
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Did this with my adult daughter and we both thoroughly enjoyed it. Alex was our driver and commentator and was interesting and amusing to listen to. Travis and Jade were also there. They were quiet but very pleasant. All in all very enjoyable and highly...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great time and top pictures. Went on the smaller boat where everyone had best seat for photos. Had Alex who handled the boat driving, safety talks and Travis with nerves of steel with the crocs. Back on land if you see Jade with a snake...More

Thank Caren73
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The Jumping Crocodile and Wildlife Tour. Just Amazing. Harry our tour guide on the cruise has been doing it for years and was so informative with all the information. Just 30 of us so much more personal than a big boat. Only $45 which to...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was a great way to see the crocs in their natural habitat and jumping as well. Great views from the boat and they were careful to ensure both sides of the boat got a chance. Bonus of seeing a very rare white croc “pearl”...More

Thank Ollylawrence
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Reviewed 1 week ago

What a fantastic cruise. The crew were well trained and the commentary was very informative. It was amazing to see these prehistoric animals so up close in their natural environment. I would highly recommend this to all travellers. It was truly spectacular!

Thank Debbie P
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Adelaide river crocs grow large. Jump high and entertain The kite feeding was entertaining too. The boys endured both sides of the boat had their fair share of viewing. Take a hat! Thanks guys Well worth the trip

Thank Liz P
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First time to NT and this was an unbelievable tour. Close up to these magnificent beasts. They put on a great show for us today. Alex, Travis & Jade were excellent crew and very informative. And brave, feeding the crocs. Highly recommend Spectacular Jumping Crocs...More

Thank Pauline R
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was a great cruise! Especially if you’ve never seen crocs before. Although we saw more crocs when we did a fishing trip the next day, you can get a great photo of these when they jump out of the water. Staff were extremely knowledgeable...More

Thank Mesha H
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Wooduck6
18 July 2017|
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Response from Leonard P | Reviewed this property |
No idea. Thank were certainly very active the afternoon we visited
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kaz O
7 March 2017|
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Response from Scott M |
HI Kaz, Yes Spectacular Jumping Crocodile Cruise is open all year round (Except Xmas) , 7 days a week.
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jsuther972
18 February 2017|
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Response from Goonerne | Reviewed this property |
There are many tour operators operating from Darwin. We went with AT Kings, very good and informative drivers.
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