Nourlangie Rock, Kakadu National Park

#2 of 11 in Historic Sites in Top End
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. Plan to see Nourlangie Rock and other attractions that appeal to you using our Kakadu National Park trip planner .
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  • Awesome art and even more awesome view when you walk to the viewing area. A must see when in Kakadu.  more »
  • Seeing the rock art was incredible and such a privilege. It felt surreal to see something so spectacular that was created thousands of years ago. The art is clear to see and the walk is easy despite h...  more »
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