Top 43 Things to do in Darwin, Northern Territory

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10-Day Crocodile Rock Darwin to Alice Tour
Set out to explore the Northern Territory with fun-loving and active travelers from all over the world on this adventure. With plenty of hiking, swimming, and exploring from the tropics of the Top End to the great expanse of the... Read More

Categories: Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

10 days

$1,071
per Traveler

14-Day Road to Darwin Safari
Get 2 weeks of amazing adventure on this journey from Exmouth to Darwin, filled with hiking, wildlife, and culture. Venture into the wilds of Karijini National Park and the tropical town of Broome, visit the gorges and waterholes, and see... Read More

Categories: Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

14 days

Free cancellation

$2,011
per Traveler

19-Day Perth to Darwin Safari
Experience 19 days of amazing scenery, hiking, wildlife, and Aboriginal culture on this adventure that takes you across Australia's northwestern coast. Venture into the Kimberley wilderness, visit breathtaking gorges and waterholes, see the Bungle Bungles, and finish in the... Read More

Categories: Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

19 days

Free cancellation

$2,602
per Traveler

2-Day Alice Springs to Darwin Express
Cruise from Alice Springs to Darwin on this 2-day trip along the Stuart Highway. Along the way, check out the balanced boulders at Devils Marbles, grab a pub dinner in Daly Waters, take a swim in the soothing waters of... Read More

Categories: Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

2 days

$222
per Traveler

2-Day Darwin to Alice Springs Express
Cruise from Darwin to Alice Springs on this 2-day trip along the Stuart Highway. Along the way, check out the balanced boulders at Devils Marbles, grab a pub dinner in Daly Waters, take a swim in the soothing waters of... Read More

Categories: Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

2 days

$222
per Traveler

2-Day Kakadu National Park & East Alligator River Tour
Immerse yourself in the world of spectacular landscapes, amazing wildlife, and ancient culture on this 2-day tour in northern Australia. Cruise down the East Alligator River, discover local legends and myths through Aboriginal rock art, and get a firsthand sense... Read More

Categories: Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

2 days

Free cancellation

$499
per Adult

3-Day Cicada Dreaming Alice Springs to Darwin Northern Territory Safari
Set out for an adventurous expedition through the rugged beauty of the Northern Territory, pitching tents at historic cattle stations and in national parks as you travel from Alice Springs to Darwin. Soak in thermal springs, snap photos of dramatic... Read More

Categories: Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

3 days

$357
per Adult

3-Day Cicada Dreaming Safari to Alice Springs
Venture all the way from Australia's Top End to the Red Centre on this 3-day tour between Darwin and Alice Springs. Along the way, you can paddle along the peaceful waters of Katherine Gorge, soak in the Mataranka Thermal Pools,... Read More

Categories: Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

3 days

$357
per Adult

3-Day Kakadu & Katherine Gorge Tour
See the cliffs, waters, and wildlife of Kakadu National Park on a scenic 3-day tour. Witness crocodiles leaping from the water, find ancient Aboriginal rock paintings, admire the sheer sandstone walls of Katherine Gorge, and reflect on some of northern... Read More

Categories: Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

3 days

Free cancellation

$692
per Adult

3-Day Top End Triangle Adventure
The wilds of northern Australia are waiting on this 3-day adventure into the spectacular landscape of the Top End. Cruise through the wetlands of Kakadu National Park, see the ancient rock art at Burrunggui and Ubirr, and visit some of... Read More

Categories: Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

3 days

$360
per Traveler

4 Tours Combo: Australia Sightsee 'n' Save Pass
Take take the hassle out of planning and save up to 35% on 4 passes for multiple tours with your Sightsee ‘n’ Save Pass. Choose from over 60 day tours as to visit top attractions in Australia’s most popular cities... Read More

Categories: Tickets & Passes

365d

Free cancellation

$289
per Adult

5-Day Alice Springs & Uluru to Darwin Camping Trip
Immerse yourself in the rugged, outback beauty of the Red Centre on this 5-day adventure that takes you from Alice Springs to Darwin. Watch the sunset at Uluru, hike along sandstone cliffs at Kings Canyon, dive into thermal springs, and... Read More

Categories: Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

5 days

$483
per Traveler

5-Day Darwin to Uluru & Alice Springs Camping Trip
Immerse yourself in the rugged, outback beauty of the Red Centre on this 5-day adventure that takes you from Darwin to Alice Springs. Watch the sunset at Uluru, hike along sandstone cliffs at Kings Canyon, dive into thermal springs, and... Read More

Categories: Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

5 days

$483
per Traveler

8-Day Broome to Darwin Safari
The sights of the Top End are waiting on a spectacular journey across northwestern Australia. This tour from Broome to Darwin takes you along the Gibb River Road and through the rugged Kimberley Region, with visits to beautiful campgrounds and... Read More

Categories: Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

8 days

Free cancellation

$1,416
per Traveler

Big Croc Feed at Crocosaurus Cove
Get up-close looks as toothy crocodiles leap out of the water to snatch up huge hunks of raw meat on this adventurous excursion. Head to Crocosaurus Cove in downtown Darwin to watch professional trainers feed saltwater crocodiles and demonstrate the... Read More

Categories: Attractions

4 hours

Free cancellation

$55
per Adult

Cage of Death Experience
At Crocosaurus Cove, swim with saltwater crocodiles, witness an amazing display of reptiles, and experience Australia's only crocodile dive. Feel the adrenaline rush as your transparent cage gradually submerges into the same water as one of these immense creatures. Read More

Categories: Adventures, Attractions, Day Cruises & Water Activities

Free cancellation

$96
per Adult

City & Coastline Helicopter Flight
Take to the skies and discover the beauty of Darwin City as you glide above its coastline aboard a helicopter. Catch breathtaking views of Nightcliff Beach, Casuarina Beach, quiet Mandorah and the distinctive monsoon forests and mangroves that make the... Read More

Categories: Air, Balloon & Helicopter Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

30 minutes

Free cancellation

$253
per Traveler

City Highlights & Port Darwin Helicopter Flight
Explore Darwin from above on this helicopter flight that takes you around the city's most iconic locations. Take in unparalleled aerial views of the skyline and pass over modern and historic sites, including the Larrakeyah Barracks, East Point Reserve, and... Read More

Categories: Air, Balloon & Helicopter Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

20 minutes

Free cancellation

$169
per Traveler

City of Darwin Helicopter Flight
Join the professional pilots at Nautilus Aviation for a thrilling helicopter ride through the sky high above the city of Darwin on Australia’s northern coast. Enjoy amazing views of the ocean as you get a bird’s-eye-view of the capital’s skyline,... Read More

Categories: Air, Balloon & Helicopter Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

10 minutes

Free cancellation

$84
per Traveler

City Sights Afternoon Tour
Discover the beautiful city of Darwin in half a day. See the historic sites of East Point Military Precinct, Mooring Basin, Stokes Hill Wharf—the site of Darwin's bombing—and the Museum and Art Gallery. Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities, Tours & Sightseeing

4 hours

Free cancellation

$73
per Adult

Combo Tour: Croc & Cruise Package
Enjoy a pair of iconic experiences with this combination of a sunset cruise on the waters of Darwin Harbour and a visit to Crocosaurus Cove. These outings get you acquainted with 2 of the Territory's greatest attractions: the crocodiles and... Read More

Categories: Attractions, Day Cruises & Water Activities, Tours & Sightseeing

1 day

Free cancellation

$69
per Adult

Crocosaurus Cove Admission
Spend a day at Crocosaurus Cove and get close to Australia's iconic saltwater crocodiles. Explore the world's largest display of Australian reptiles, see a live crocodile feeding, and take the opportunity to swim alongside crocodiles in a unique and safe... Read More

Categories: Attractions

1 day

Free cancellation

$27
per Adult

Delights of Darwin Audio Tour
Embark on a photogenic walking tour of Darwin with a helpful audio-guide and maps that make it easy to explore the city at your own pace. This self-guided experience lets you make your own schedule, choosing routes to follow that... Read More

Categories: Land Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

1 hour 30 minutes

$20
per Traveler

East Alligator River & Floodplains Helicopter Flight
See the breathtaking Kakadu National Park from above on this scenic helicopter flight. Take in the wonders of the Mikinj Valley, East Alligator River, and Magela Wetlands and marvel at sights only possible by helicopter. Read More

Categories: Air, Balloon & Helicopter Tours

30 minutes

Free cancellation

$257
per Adult

Half-Day Crocodile & Nature Explorer Tour
Discover Australia's wildlife and rugged bush on a guided tour just south of Darwin. As you cruise down the Adelaide River, watch in amazement as crocodiles jump out of the water, snapping their ferocious jaws. Then visit Windows on the... Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities, Tours & Sightseeing

5 hours

Free cancellation

$68
per Adult

Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour
Rich in cultural heritage, known for its balmy weather, and boasting an eclectic dining scene, the laidback city of Darwin is a visitor’s delight. Explore the Northern Territory town at your own pace from atop a double-decker bus. Read More

Categories: Land Adventures, Tickets & Passes, Tours & Sightseeing

1 day

Free cancellation

$28
per Adult

Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour with Crocosaurus Cove Admission
Dive into Darwin's action-packed theme parks and vibrant neighborhoods with this combo adventure that includes a hop-on hop-off bus pass and admission to the thrilling exhibits at Crocosaurus Cove. Get up-close looks at toothy crocs and bounce between the city's... Read More

Categories: Attractions, Land Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

1 day

Free cancellation

$48
per Adult

Kakadu National Park Day Tour
Take in the serenity and beauty of Kakadu National Park's diverse nature. Marvel at the tapestry of sandstone escarpments, take a cruise on the Yellow Water Billabong, spot crocodiles and native bird life, and immerse yourself in Aboriginal culture. Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities, Tours & Sightseeing

13 hours

Free cancellation

$213
per Adult

Kakadu National Park Explorer Tour from Darwin
Lose yourself in the beauty of Australia's Kakadu National Park. Marvel at Aboriginal rock art at Nourlangie, immerse yourself in Aboriginal culture, and cruise the Yellow Water Billabong—home to myriad plants and wildlife (including the world-infamous saltwater crocodile). Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities, Tours & Sightseeing

13 hours

Free cancellation

$192
per Adult

Kakadu National Park Helicopter Flight
Explore the breathtaking Kakadu National Park from the air and find hidden treasures within. Take in panoramic views of Magela Gorge, Dinosaur Valley, Mikinj Valley, East Alligator River, and Magela Wetlands on this helicopter flight. Read More

Categories: Air, Balloon & Helicopter Tours

45 minutes

Free cancellation

$372
per Adult

Kakadu National Park Magela Falls Flight
Explore hidden aspects of the breathtaking Kakadu National Park on this spectacularly scenic helicopter flight. During an unforgettable 20-minute adventure, discover the magical changing landscapes of Magela Gorge and Dinosaur Valley, taking in the sweeping views from your window seat.... Read More

Categories: Air, Balloon & Helicopter Tours

20 minutes

Free cancellation

$177
per Adult

Kakadu Wetlands Airplane Flight
Explore the heart of the Kakadu National Park from the air on this exhilarating airplane tour. Soar over the lush wetlands and rocky terrain of the park, taking in panoramic views of the Magela floodplains, Mikinj Valley, East Alligator River,... Read More

Categories: Air, Balloon & Helicopter Tours

30 minutes

Free cancellation

$115
per Adult

Katherine Gorge Cruise & Edith Falls Day Tour
Explore the natural beauty of Katherine Gorge on this day tour. Discover the lush gorges of Nitmiluk National Park. See the dramatic Edith Falls and Aboriginal rock art. Cruise through Katherine Gorge among freshwater crocodiles, wonderful bird life, and amazing... Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities, Tours & Sightseeing

13 hours

Free cancellation

$192
per Adult

Katherine Gorge Day Tour
Explore the dramatic natural settings of Katherine Gorge, deep within the stone country of Nitmiluk National Park. Swim in a refreshing waterhole at Edith Falls and take a scenic cruise through Katherine Gorge, spotting freshwater crocodiles on the banks. Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities, Tours & Sightseeing

14 hours

Free cancellation

$193
per Adult

Litchfield National Park Day Tour
Leave Darwin behind you and explore the natural wonders of Litchfield National Park. Be captivated by the spectacular cascades of Florence, Tolmer, and Wangi Falls. Swim in idyllic waterholes surrounded by the monsoon rainforests and soak up the natural beauty... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

11 hours

Free cancellation

$124
per Adult

Litchfield National Park Day Tour from Darwin
Enjoy a fun-filled day exploring the Northern Territory's Litchfield National Park. Discover this unique landscape with its abundant waterfalls, monsoon rainforest, bushwalking tracks, and many swimming holes. Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

11 hours

$76
per Adult

Litchfield's Wanderer - Berry Springs & Litchfield National Park
Day begins around 7:30am with pickups in the city at your accommodation doorstep before heading out for an early morning dip and morning tea in the refreshing crystal clear waters of Berry Springs. Paddle around and watch the many fish,... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

13 hours

Free cancellation

$145
per Adult

Private Standard Car: Darwin Airport (DRW)
Enjoy convenient private transportation between Darwin Airport (DRW) and your hotel in the comfort of a standard car. For transfers to and from Darwin Airport, the zones to select from include: Read More

Categories: Airport Shuttles & Limos

15 minutes

Free cancellation

$93
per Traveler

Shared Shuttle: Darwin Airport (DRW)
Enjoy convenient and cost-effective shared transportation between Darwin Airport and your hotel aboard a shuttle. For transfers to and from Darwin Airport, the zones to select from include: Read More

Categories: Airport Shuttles & Limos

20 minutes

Free cancellation

$19
per Traveler

Tiwi Island Day Tour with Flight from Darwin
Set out for a cultural immersion in the Tiwi Islands—a traditional Aboriginal community of approximately 3,000 people—off the coast of Darwin. Fly to Bathurst Island to tour the local museum, shop for arts and crafts, and discover important Tiwi rituals... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

10 hours

$437
per Adult

Ultimate Outback Adventure Tour
See and do it all in the Northern Territory on a comprehensive adventure tour that includes a floatplane flight with aquatic landing, helicopter flight over the Finniss floodplains, ride in an airboat, a relaxing cruise on Sweet's Lagoon, and a... Read More

$610
per Adult

Vernon Islands Helicopter Flight
Partake in a splendid visual delight seen from the air. Whilst seated in a comfortable helicopter, gaze upon the spectacle of the Vernon Islands, a cornucopia of beaches, rock outcroppings, the outline of the reef, and even the solitary lighthouse... Read More

Categories: Air, Balloon & Helicopter Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

45 minutes

Free cancellation

$365
per Traveler

Wildlife & Lunch Cruise by Wetland Explorer Cruises
Take a cruise through Mary River Wetlands, specifically Corroboree Billabong. Apart from teaming with birdlife, it also has the largest concentration of saltwater crocodiles in the world. View these prehistoric creatures swimming around the billabong and relaxing on the banks... Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities, Tours & Sightseeing

2 hours 30 minutes

$58
per Adult

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