One of the best ways to see and experience Kakadu is by travelling around with your very own campervan or in a motorhome for your holiday. With the luxury of setting your own itinerary, spending as much time as you would like to in any one place and still being able to travel with all of the creature comforts of home, this really could be a trip of a life time. Kakadu is a stunning destination in the Top End of the Northern Territory that has sights, sounds, wildlife, breathtaking scenery and some of the Australia’s most famous attractions to see.
You shouldn’t find it a problem to book a site for a night or two for your trip to Kakadu as you can arrange for a grassed and shady site at caravan park or even arrange for a stay at a well known resort that also boasts plenty of shady sites to park your campervan or motorhome upon. With full use of all the amenities such as hot showers, toilets, laundry facilities, kiosk, tour desk, swimming pool and more you will feel right at home from the moment you arrive. With a comfortable night’s sleep in your perfect home away from home and waking to the sound of croaking frogs, chirping birds and the call of nature every morning, it will be the perfect recipe for an ideal vacation in Kakadu.
The main road, the Arnhem Highway, which leads straight into Kakadu National Park is completely sealed making it very easy for anyone towing or campervan or driving a motorhome to access this destination. Most roads only require a two wheel drive car where you can visit pretty much all of the main attractions and sites but there are some roads that will require you to have a four wheel drive. The caravan sites that you can book in the Kakadu National Park will place you close to a range of hiking tracks, waterholes, gorges, rivers and many amazing things to see and do. From dawn until dusk Kakadu will some of the most beautiful and breathtaking scenery you will ever lay your eyes on.
Perhaps you are flying into Darwin or driving from somewhere nearby and wish to drive to Kakadu in a motorhome or with a campervan of your own, and with some very reputable rental companies offering many great deals and packages you can be setting off to Kakadu in no time at all. Your motorhome can be as lavish or as basic as you wish it to be, depending on how much you want to spend but you will still enjoy all of the mod cons to make your trip safe, memorable and comfortable.
One thing to always remember is that during the dry season, which runs from May to September, it is the most popular time of year for visitors to come here so always make sure you book your campsite well in advance so you don’t miss out. There isn’t much rain during this period making the camping ideal for campers and motorhomes alike. The wet seasons, is another great time of year to visit Kakadu by motorhome or campervan as the rivers are full, the waterholes are beaming with life and the park comes alive with a plethora of wildlife, plant life and so many amazing things to see and do.
Making your own tracks with your Northern territory campervan or motorhome would have to be one of the best ways for you to really experience Kakadu. You will feel at one with nature as you sit at night and listen to the nocturnal creatures come out at night, with the call of the birds every morning and the different things that you will hear and see with every passing minute. Kakadu is a stunning destination so start planning your motorhome or campervan holiday now!