Top 27 Things to do in Darwin, Northern Territory

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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

$331
per person

3-Day Kakadu & Katherine Gorge Tour by AAT Kings
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

$592
per person

3-Day Top End Triangle Adventure by Jump Tours
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

$334
per person

4-Day Tropical Top End Tour by AAT Kings
The wonders of northern Australia form a spectacular setting for this 4-day tour into the wild tropical expanse. From Aboriginal rock paintings to crocodiles on the Yellow Water Billabong, charming townships, or the waters of Katherine Gorge, see the broad... Read More

Categories: Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

4 days

Free cancellation

$734
per person

6-Day Top End Escape Tour by AAT Kings
Immerse yourself in the rivers, traditions, and scenery of northern Australia with a 6-day tour of the Top End. From ancient Aboriginal rock art to grand waterfalls and jumping crocodiles, you can get an up-close look at the splendor of... Read More

Categories: Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

6 days

Free cancellation

$832
per person

8-Day Complete Top End Tour by AAT Kings
Explore the natural wonders of northern Australia's tropical wilderness with an 8-day tour to the region's must-see sights. You can take a swim under a waterfall, see crocodiles and Aboriginal rock art, and learn the history and culture behind the... Read More

Categories: Overnight Tours, Tours & Sightseeing

8 days

Free cancellation

$1,116
per person

Cage of Death Experience at Crocosaurus Cove
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

1 day

Free cancellation

$89
per person

City Sights Afternoon Tour by AAT Kings
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

$56
per person

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

$25
per person

Darwin Racecar Drive by V8 Race Experience
Test your mettle behind the wheel of a V-8 racecar and take an adrenaline-pumping spin on a racetrack. Improve your skills with the help of your personal in-car coach. In a race suit and helmet, strap in and go full... Read More

Categories: Adventures

2 hours

$248
per person

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

Categories: Air, Balloon & Helicopter Tours

30 minutes

Free cancellation

$239
per person

Historic Frontline Australia WWII Half-Day Tour by AAT Kings
Travel back in time and hear the stories of Darwin Harbor's frontline activity. Visit historic sites hit by Japanese air raids during World War II and cruise along the harbor to view shipwrecks and Navy Base HMAS Coonawarra. Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

4 hours

Free cancellation

$78
per person

Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour by City Sightseeing
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

$25
per person

Jumping Crocodile Afternoon Cruise & Tour by AAT Kings
Cruise along the Adelaide River, home to over 1,600 crocodiles, and visit Window on the Wetlands and Fogg Dam Nature Reserve. See crocodiles up close as your guide entices these prehistoric creatures to leap out of the water. Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities, Tours & Sightseeing

5 hours

Free cancellation

$70
per person

Kakadu National Park & East Alligator River 2-Day Tour by AAT Kings
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

$382
per person

Kakadu National Park Day Tour by Gray Line
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

$187
per person

Kakadu National Park Explorer Tour by AAT Kings
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

$174
per person

Kakadu National Park Helicopter Flight by Kakadu Air Services
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

$345
per person

Kakadu National Park Magela Falls Flight by Kakadu Air Services
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

$164
per person

Kakadu Wetlands Helicopter Flight by Kakadu Air Services
Explore the heart of the Kakadu National Park from the air on this exhilarating helicopter 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

$107
per person

Katherine Gorge Cruise & Edith Falls Day Tour by AAT Kings
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

$174
per person

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

$169
per person

Litchfield National Park Day Tour by AAT Kings
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

$120
per person

Litchfield National Park Day Tour by Wayoutback Australian Safaris
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

$107
per person

Sightsee 'n' Save Pass – Multi-Tour 4-Pass Combo by AAT Kings
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

$298
per person

Tiwi Island Day Tour with Flight from Darwin by AAT Kings
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

$391
per person

Wildlands Wetlands Safari Day Tour by AAT Kings
Cruise the magnificent Mary River Wetlands and experience a natural wonderland. These wetlands are home to the world's largest concentration of saltwater crocodiles, myriad active birds, and colorful flora. Read More

Categories: Day Cruises & Water Activities, Tours & Sightseeing

5 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$89
per person

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