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Darwin Harbour Sunset Cruise with Optional Buffet Dinner

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Darwin Harbour Sunset Cruise with Optional Buffet Dinner

star-4.5
  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
  • Taking safety measures
From
US$51.00
US$53.69
US$2.69 savings
From
US$51.00
US$53.69
US$2.69 savings
Take in Darwin Harbour during a 2sunset cruise aboard the 'Charles Darwin,' a deluxe 3-level catamaran that was built for service on the Gold Coast Broadwater. Travel past Stokes Hill Wharf, the Esplanade, Larrakeyah Naval barracks, Cullen Bay, and Fannie Bay, while seated in air-conditioned comfort or outside on the Sun Deck (top deck). Hear live commentary on Darwin’s history and landmarks, and have the option to include a buffet dinner, or purchase snacks and drinks at the onboard bar.
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Travelers say: "Our sunset cruise was a real adventure., especially when the storm hit. Great platter and excellent bar service from Harry. Great way to celebrate my sons 30th"


Sunset 3-Hour Cruise from Darwin Includes Dinner and Sparkling Wine

Sunset 3-Hour Cruise from Darwin Includes Dinner and Sparkling Wine

star-5
  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
  • Taking safety measures
From
US$108.20
From
US$108.20
Ensure you get the best sunset vista by heading out onto the water on this cruise across Darwin Harbour. Aboard a large, ocean-going catamaran with plenty of deck space, sit under the sails or in the air-conditioned salon and toast the setting sun with a glass of sparkling wine before enjoying a tapas/barbecue dinner while soaking up the views—if you wish, you can bring your own drinks and keep them chilled in the on board coolers.
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Travelers say: "Fantastic boat, crew, food and sparkling wine. ||||The crew were terrific and there was lot of attention to detail. ||||Super friendly staff. ||||A great sunset."


Darwin Sunset Dinner Cruise on Cape Adieu

Darwin Sunset Dinner Cruise on Cape Adieu

star-4.5
  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$93.58
From
US$93.58
Ride into the sunset and enjoy tropical breezes during this Darwin dinner cruise aboard a traditional fishing ketch. Enjoy freshly shucked Coffin Bay oysters or sink your teeth into succulent Northern Territory Banana prawns followed by your choice of fresh-caught fish or Scotch fillet steak in a 4-course meal provided by the onboard chef. Drinks are available for purchase at the bar, or bring your own.
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Travelers say: "Lovely service and attention to detail. Staff were friendly And attentive and i would definitely recommend to friends and family"


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Darwin Harbour Sightseeing Cruise

Darwin Harbour Sightseeing Cruise

star-4.5
  • 45 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
  • Taking safety measures
From
US$30.67
From
US$30.67
Set sail around Darwin Harbour for a scenic 45-minute sightseeing cruise and enjoy serene views of the Northern Territory capital. Hop on board a comfortable catamaran and listen to the live on-board commentary as you float along Lameroo Beach, glide around Stokes Hill Wharf and spot waterside landmarks like Bicentennial Park, the Larakeyah Barracks and the sunken USS Peary.
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Travelers say: "This tour was a wonderful idea to take. We went around the Darwin Bay while the captain explained the landmarks of the land from the boat. Large big glass panel windows with air conditioning or no air conditioning sitting on the outside of the boat. Very comfortable. Free water. Captain and assistant answer all your questions. Very easy to check-in at the terminal. A very nice trip to watch the beautiful ocean."


Darwin Sunset Cruise, Including Fish 'n' Chips

Darwin Sunset Cruise, Including Fish 'n' Chips

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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
From
US$58.98
From
US$58.98
Set out from Stokes Hill Wharf in Darwin for a fabulous sunset cruise accompanied by a meal of fish and chips, and a complimentary drink. Relax and enjoy watching a colorful Top End sunset over Fannie Bay from the best spot in Darwin Harbour. Your captain stops at Cullen Bay Beach to pick up your meal, which is made with fresh wild–caught Northern Territory fish. Eat a classic Australian dish, snap photos and enjoy the beauty of Darwin during this memorable sunset cruise.
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Travelers say: "Great experience and food. Crew professional and gave great commentary, we were all well looked after 👍"


Katherine Day Tour from Darwin including Katherine Gorge Cruise

Katherine Day Tour from Darwin including Katherine Gorge Cruise

star-4.5
  • 14 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
  • Taking safety measures
From
US$219.40
From
US$219.40
Take a full-day detour from Darwin to explore the beautiful natural playground of Katherine Gorge. Cruise between ancient sandstone cliffs for an up-close perspective of Aboriginal rock art and crocodiles lounging on the riverbanks. Take a dip in a natural swimming hole at the base of Edith Falls, and recharge with a delicious picnic lunch. Get a glimpse of local cattle culture on a coach tour of Katherine, and pass through the historic gold mining town of Pine Creek.
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Travelers say: "Really enjoyed the day, would recommend to others for sure :) ||Our bus driver was great, very informative along the way!"


Bombing of Darwin World War II Tour with Harbour Cruise

Bombing of Darwin World War II Tour with Harbour Cruise

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  • 4 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$99.82
From
US$99.82
Explore the World War II sites of Darwin on this city sightseeing and cruise tour. Visit the Darwin war memorial and East Point Military Precinct, and explore Darwin Military Museum to chart the city’s wartime experience. Midway through, enjoy a small-boat cruise around Darwin Harbour, passing the modern naval base and the remnants and wreck sites of Japan’s devastating February 1942 air raids. Hotel pickup, entrance fees, and live onboard commentary included.
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Travelers say: "It was an outstanding tour. Very impressed with John’s knowledge and attitude. Appreciate people making it happen. Thanks."


Litchfield National Park and Jumping Crocodile Cruise

Litchfield National Park and Jumping Crocodile Cruise

star-5
  • 11 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
  • Taking safety measures
From
US$133.68
From
US$133.68
One of the Northern Territory's key attractions is its isolation, but an increasing number of visitors means that the Territory's most popular attractions are becoming very busy. Cruise the Adelaide River without bumping into lots of other groups on this early-morning tour, with the chance to swim in picturesque rock pools and meet a crocodile without a horde of onlookers spoiling the experience.
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Travelers say: "Awesome experience very enjoyable day out, loved swimming in the rock pools & the jumping crocodiles were amazing. ||Damo was a very informative entertaining tour guide. ||Highly recommend the day trip, fabulous!"


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Crab Claw Island Resort Cruise and Seafood Buffet

Crab Claw Island Resort Cruise and Seafood Buffet

star-4
  • 7 hours
  • Taking safety measures
  • Taking safety measures
From
US$121.89
From
US$121.89
Enjoy a full day harbour cruise from Darwin to the remote Crab Claw Island Resort in Bynoe Harbour disembarking right on the beach where you’ll indulge in a delicious all-Australian seafood buffet lunch. Sit back and take in the view from the harbourside bar with a drink, relax in one of the two resort pools or explore further afield through the private Island wildlife sanctuary.
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Darwin Harbour Bombing of Darwin Cruise

Darwin Harbour Bombing of Darwin Cruise

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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
  • Taking safety measures
From
US$35.39
From
US$35.39
See where World War II bombs fell on Darwin on this harbour cruise. On 19 February 1942, Japanese planes targeted Allied ships in Darwin’s waters, causing mass destruction. Board an open-sided boat to cruise by these and other landmarks as you hear stories of the fateful day and Darwin’s wartime history. See remnants of the raids and underwater shipwreck sites, and sail by historical wharfs, pearling luggers, and other maritime locations. Live commentary included.
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Travelers say: "Informative presentation of Darwin’s WWII history by 2 experienced relational guides. Greatly enjoyed being in the boat to view historic sites which you would not see as easily on land. Thanks for the Anzac biscuits too!"


Ethical Adventures - Pure Litchfield

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Ethical Adventures - Pure Litchfield

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  • 9 to 11 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
  • Taking safety measures
From
US$168.09
US$176.93
US$8.84 savings
From
US$168.09
US$176.93
US$8.84 savings
This is a completely customized day tour for those on the day. Limited to 10 people and designed to avoid crowds.. Includes a comprehensive health and hygiene policy in regards to COVID-19. Early start to take advantage of the cooler morning hours for short walks. Features home cooked and prepared meals and snacks including (mango muffins, chocolate wattleseed biscuits, marinated meat selection). Flexible schedule and locations with plenty of opportunities throughout the day to influence the itinerary and join in discussions with fellow guests. Local qualified guide.
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Darwin Shore Excursion: Hop-on Hop-off Bus Tour

Darwin Shore Excursion: Hop-on Hop-off Bus Tour

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  • 2 days
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
  • Taking safety measures
From
US$30.08
From
US$30.08
Swap your cruise ship for a hop-on hop-off bus tour of Darwin on this sightseeing shore excursion. Select a 24- or 48-hour pass and explore the city in the Top End at your own pace. Board the open-top double-decker bus from the cruise terminal at Fort Hill Wharf and disembark at any of the 11 stops around Darwin, or simply stay on the bus for a 60- or 90-minute narrated tour. Visit the Military Museum, Botanic Gardens, Doctors Gully, Crocosaurus Cove and more!
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Travelers say: "We were on a cruise ship, so this was a very convenient way to see Darwin. We enjoyed the commentary, and all the sights, especially the Royal Flying Doctors."


ETHICAL ADVENTURES - Berry Springs/Territory Wildlife Park shuttle
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US$74.70
This is the only shuttle service to Berry Springs and the Territory Wildlife Park departing from Darwin.
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Darwin Hop-on Hop-off Bus Tour

Darwin Hop-on Hop-off Bus Tour

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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
  • Taking safety measures
From
US$30.08
From
US$30.08
Go sightseeing in Darwin with a hop-on hop-off pass that is valid for 24 or 48 hours. Cruise to top spots including Crocosaurus Cove, the waterfront precinct, and Darwin Military Museum. Enjoy unobstructed views from the open-top double-decker bus and informative onboard commentary. Simply hop on board to travel from sight to sight, and explore in depth on your own by hopping off at any of the convenient stops. Opt for two different tour lengths to suit your sightseeing schedule.
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Travelers say: "It was great. Very friendly driver and informative commentary. I was concerned that the bus wasn’t air conditioned but it was fine."


Darwin City tour - Darwin City and Lifestyle tour

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Darwin City tour - Darwin City and Lifestyle tour

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  • 4 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$99.61
US$104.85
US$5.24 savings
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US$99.61
US$104.85
US$5.24 savings
Authentic local explanations and discussions Completely flexible itinerary and schedule Quality snack options Door to door pick up and drop off Maximum of ONLY 10 guests All guests are required to agree to ethical adventures - COVID-19 Health & Hygiene procedures prior to beginning the experience.
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Katherine Gorge Fly, Helicopter & Cruise Tour From Darwin

Katherine Gorge Fly, Helicopter & Cruise Tour From Darwin

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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
  • Taking safety measures
From
US$880.73
From
US$880.73
Discover Katherine Gorge from every angle on a thrilling 8-hour excursion by air and water. The adventure begins with a flight from Darwin over Adelaide River, Pine Creek, and the iconic Australian Outback. After landing, it's time to take to the skies again. Discover the hard-to-reach places within the gorge by helicopter. The last leg of the adventure includes a picturesque boat cruise through the gorge, before your return flight to Darwin.
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Private WW2 Bombing of Darwin Tour

Private WW2 Bombing of Darwin Tour

  • 4 hours 30 minutes
From
US$520.06
per group
From
US$520.06
per group
Take a private military history tour in comfort during your time in the Top End. Our accredited local guides all have a passion for Darwin's history, heritage and culture, and they love sharing their knowledge and showcasing their town. Equipped with modern, comfortable air-conditioned vehicles, our guides are able to take you on a journey around Darwin describing the events of that fateful day in 1942 when Darwin was bombed, as well as the broader war history of the town. This private war history tour can be tailored specifically around the interests of guests. Price includes entrance fees to the Darwin Military Museum and the Defense of Darwin Experience, and Charles Darwin National Park.
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Kakadu & Katherine Gorge Full Day Air Tour, Helicopter & Cruise

Kakadu & Katherine Gorge Full Day Air Tour, Helicopter & Cruise

star-4.5
  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
  • Taking safety measures
From
US$1,308.52
From
US$1,308.52
Spend an action-packed day exploring two national parks in the Top End: Nitmiluk and Kakadu. Fly round-trip from Darwin to Katherine Gorge, then hop aboard a helicopter for a scenic ride. Explore the magnificent landscape for 1 hour by air followed by a riverboat cruise. A guide helps you discover this region abundant with wildlife, natural beauty, and cultural significance. See the spectacular Mary and Adelaide rivers on your return.
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