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Darwin Harbour Sunset Cruise
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Darwin Harbour Sunset Cruise

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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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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
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$50.32
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Darwin Sunset Dinner Cruise on Cape Adieu
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Darwin Sunset Dinner Cruise on Cape Adieu

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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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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
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Sunset 3-Hour Cruise from Darwin with Dinner and Sparkling Wine
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Sunset 3-Hour Cruise from Darwin with Dinner and Sparkling Wine

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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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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$101.42
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Darwin Sunset Cruise Including Fish 'n' Chips
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Darwin Sunset Cruise Including Fish 'n' Chips

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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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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
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$58.23
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Darwin Harbour Sightseeing Cruise

Darwin Harbour Sightseeing Cruise

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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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  • 45 minutes
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Katherine Day Tour from Darwin including Katherine Gorge Cruise

Katherine Day Tour from Darwin including Katherine Gorge Cruise

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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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  • 14 hours
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1-Hour Darwin Harbour Highlights Cruise
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1-Hour Darwin Harbour Highlights Cruise

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Discover the rich marine life and fascinating maritime history of Darwin Harbour on a sightseeing cruise. Learn how human activity has shaped the working harbor, from aboriginal uses to World War II bombings and the hippie movement of the 1970s. Visit the site of a shipwreck, wind through a mangrove waterway, and watch the patterns of modern-day boat traffic while your captain narrates. Keep a close eye out for native birds, sea creatures, and crocs that call the harbor home.
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  • 1 hour
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Nitmiluk (Katherine) Gorge Cruise
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Nitmiluk (Katherine) Gorge Cruise

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Discover the gorgeous interior of the Katherine Gorge during a scenic and informative boat cruise in Nitmiluk National Park. Choose from a 2- or 4-hour cruise that takes you deep into the network of waterways that flow through the Katharine Gorge, which consists of 13 separate gorges. Short walks between the gorges allow you to see more of the landscape. Hear from your informative guide about the wildlife and Aboriginal people of this land, the Jawoyn. Choose the dawn tour to see the gorge at first light — an exceptional experience.
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  • 2 hours
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$71.50
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Yellow Water Cruise - Kakadu

Yellow Water Cruise - Kakadu

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Wetlands made Kakadu National Park a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and Yellow Water Billabong is one of the most beautiful. Join Indigenous-owned Yellow Water Cruises on a guided journey of discovery among crocodiles, eagles, and reflecting waters. The wildlife, like the light, changes throughout the day.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes to 2 hours
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Jumping Crocs & Nature Adventure Cruise from Darwin
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Jumping Crocs & Nature Adventure Cruise from Darwin

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Just 60km from Darwin lies the Adelaide River, home to over 1600 Crocodiles and the location of the famous Jumping Crocodiles. Join this tour in the afternoon and travel down the Stuart Highway to the Adelaide River, enjoying commentary about the outskirts of Darwin along the way. Cruise the river and thrill as these awesome creatures launch themselves out of the water. The cruise will enable you to see these prehistoric creatures at close range. Afterwards continue to the Window on the Wetlands Visitor Centre for view over the Marrakai Plains and then it’s on to Fogg Dam Nature Reserve to view a wetland ecosystem up close. It’s also a good opportunity to spot for birds and other wildlife.
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  • 5 hours 15 minutes
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Bombing of Darwin World War II Tour with Harbour Cruise
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Bombing of Darwin World War II Tour with Harbour Cruise

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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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  • 4 hours 30 minutes
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Darwin Harbour Bombing of Darwin Cruise
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Darwin Harbour Bombing of Darwin Cruise

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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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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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Top End Safari Camp Day Tour
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Top End Safari Camp Day Tour

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If you want to fit in all of the quintessential Top End activities into the one day then this is the tour for you! With a helicopter, airboat, cruise boat and crocodile safe swimming cafe there is no better way to experience the spectacular local wildlife and landscapes of the Litchfield region. Guests will see the majestic floodplains from above in a scenic helicopter flight and spot crocodiles, birds and even buffalo on a thrilling airboat ride through the channels and into the rainforest. Our cruise boat takes guests along Sweets Lagoon billabong for a slower pace perfect for birdwatching and taking pictures whilst tucking into a gourmet BBQ meal. We have Australia’s only nature-based croc safe pool where guests can take a dip and get face to face with a wild saltwater crocodile. The tour finishes off with an exciting feeding and exhibition with one of our rescue monster crocodiles caught by Matt Wright himself. Experience a once in a lifetime Top End day adventure with us!
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Nitmiluk (Katherine) Gorge 3.5-Hour Sunset Dinner Boat Tour
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Nitmiluk (Katherine) Gorge 3.5-Hour Sunset Dinner Boat Tour

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Experience the magic of a sunset in the Aussie outback, set against the dramatic backdrop of the Katherine Gorge. Set sail along the Katherine River on a 3.5-hour sunset cruise, tuck into a delicious 3-course dinner on-board, and sip sparkling wine as you watch the sunset over the rugged landscapes of the Nitmiluk National Park.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
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1 Hour Darwin Airboat Tours
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1 Hour Darwin Airboat Tours

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Adrenaline junkies won’t want to miss this high-energy Top End adventure: an airboat tour of Darwin Harbour and the mangroves, departing right from the heart of the city. Feel the adrenaline rush as the V8 aircraft engine roars into life and the craft races across the water on a fast lap, then immerse in the Northern Territory’s epic landscape, home to sea birds, saltwater crocodiles, and more.
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Tiwi By Design Day Tour
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Tiwi By Design Day Tour

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Enjoy a rare chance to visit the Tiwi Islands and witness an Aboriginal community that holds on tightly to its traditions. Located off the coast of Darwin, the Tiwi Islands experience is led by an indigenous guide who shares local history and traditions. Partake in a traditional morning tea with Tiwi Islanders before visiting the Tiwi Museum and joining Aboriginal artists for an art-making workshop. You can also shop for Tiwi paintings, fabric, carving, pottery and clothing at island prices (own expense).
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Darwin Combo: The Bombing of Darwin Experience & Darwin Harbour Cruise
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Darwin Combo: The Bombing of Darwin Experience & Darwin Harbour Cruise

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In February 1942, the North Australian city of Darwin was bombed by Japanese forces. With this two-for-one deal, cruise around the Darwin waterfront on the Bombing of Darwin cruise, sailing by landmarks like the wreck sites of the SS Neptuna and USS Peery; then visit the historic Royal Flying Doctor Tourist Facility and hear the local stories of those air raids. Don’t organize these two attractions separately; book in advance and confirm them for the same day.
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  • 2 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$51.11
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5 Day Kakadu National Park and Arnhem Land Tour

5 Day Kakadu National Park and Arnhem Land Tour

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See the highlights of Kakadu National Park before leaving the crowds behind and exploring Arnhem Land and the Cobourg Peninsula. Enjoy good food, great guides and see something a bit different on this award-winning small-group tour. Each day is truly different and unique. On day 1 we’ll explore Kakadu, embarking on a wetlands cruise before a hike and swim at Barramundi Gorge. On day 2 we’ll enter Arnhem Land and have a local Aboriginal guide will show us the spectacular Injalak Hill rock-art sites. We’ll then spend the next 3 nights at Cobourg Coastal Camp; Venture North’s private camp on the pristine Cobourg Peninsula. Here we’ll embark on a range of wilderness activities including; nature walks, boating, birdwatching, fishing, beach combing and much more!
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  • 5 days
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Crab Claw Island Resort Cruise and Seafood Buffet

Crab Claw Island Resort Cruise and Seafood Buffet

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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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  • 7 hours
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$114.25
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Tiwi Islands Cultural Experience from Darwin Including Ferry

Tiwi Islands Cultural Experience from Darwin Including Ferry

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Instead of briefly reading about Australia’s Aboriginal communities in your guidebook or online, truly Immerse yourself in the history and culture of one of those communities on this full-day experience. Take a ferry from Darwin to Bathurst Island to meet members of the local Tiwi community Wurrumiyanga. Taste traditional bush tucker, witness ancient customs and rituals like the tribe’s smoking ceremony, and learn about their day-to-day lives from your group’s guide.
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  • 10 hours 9 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$230.71
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Pathfinder Jumping Crocodile Cruise Shuttle Bus

Pathfinder Jumping Crocodile Cruise Shuttle Bus

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Get up close in complete safety to see these spectacular reptiles in their natural habitat on the Adelaide River during a 1 hour tour on the Pathfinder vessels.
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  • 4 hours
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Mary River Wetlands Helicopter and Airboat Adventure from Darwin
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Mary River Wetlands Helicopter and Airboat Adventure from Darwin

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Get a unique perspective of the Northern Territory floodplains, as well as an unparalleled view of the area's teeming wildlife, on a combined helicopter and airboat tour from Darwin. After a scenic flight to Corroboree Billabong, embark upon an airboat adventure and safari cruise through the floodplains of the Mary River Wetlands. As you explore, keep your eyes peeled for such native wildlife as crocodiles, wallabies, sea eagles, kingfishers, brolgas, and buffalo..
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Kakadu Yellow Waters & Katherine Gorge Helicopter Scenic
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Kakadu Yellow Waters & Katherine Gorge Helicopter Scenic

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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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  • 10 hours
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Darwin City Sights and Jumping Crocodile Cruise
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Darwin City Sights and Jumping Crocodile Cruise

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Join a morning city sights tour for the perfect introduction to Darwin, with expert commentary by a local guide. See the lush Botanic Gardens and the Chinese Temple and tour the other historic sites of the city including the Darwin Aviation Museum. Explore the Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory, whose collections encompass Aboriginal art, visual arts, and Northern Territory history and natural sciences. After the tour you will be dropped off in the city for a 45-minute break and opportunity to have lunch. In the afternoon head 60kms from Darwin to Adelaide River, home to over 1600 Crocodiles and the famous Jumping Crocodiles. Cruise the river and thrill as these awesome creatures launch themselves out of the water. The cruise will enable you to see these prehistoric creatures at close range. Afterwards continue to the Window on the Wetlands Visitor Centre for view over the Marrakai Plains and then it’s on to Fogg Dam Nature Reserve to view a wetland ecosystem up close.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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What people are saying about Water Tours in Northern Territory

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Darwin Harbour Sunset Cruise
"Excellent food couldn’t fault it Fantastic boat Great staff An absolute must do Well worth the money"..."
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Darwin Sunset Dinner Cruise on Cape Adieu
"Staff were great, boat was not crowded, food was good seafood really good quality. Lovely way to see the sunset in Darwin"..."
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Sunset 3-Hour Cruise from Darwin with Dinner and Sparkling Wine
"Great food, great service, beautiful views an awesome experience all round. Would really recommend it."..."
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Darwin Sunset Cruise Including Fish 'n' Chips
"Great trip ,value for the money ,local family business ,friendly our crew were great.Dinner was lovely â˜ș"..."
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Darwin Harbour Sightseeing Cruise
"Beautiful cruise & very friendly & informative guides The scenery and history of Darwin harbour made for a great trip to Darwin Thanks Harbour tours"..."
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Katherine Day Tour from Darwin including Katherine Gorge Cruise
"Absolutely amazing trip. Cruise and guard so good. The highest things to see in Darwin. We spent whole day with beautiful weather and view ."..."
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1-Hour Darwin Harbour Highlights Cruise
"Great narration on Darwin harbour highlights. Interesting way that potentially homeless people are able to rent a boat to sleep on. Very interesting"..."
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Nitmiluk (Katherine) Gorge Cruise
"So glad we made a day trip from Darwin. The gorge was stunning and the guide gave great commentary. We were concerned about the heat but the boats provide sufficient shade."..."
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Yellow Water Cruise - Kakadu
"What a beautiful and relaxing way to start the day. Most spectacular sunrise over the billabong. Lots of wildlife. Great cruise commentated by a knowledgeable guide. Beautiful part of Australia."..."
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Jumping Crocs & Nature Adventure Cruise from Darwin
"Having done a similar cruise before I was a bit apprehensive about the smaller boat but it actually made the experience better. Our guide was knowlegable and entertaining and we saw plenty of crocs, including Stumpy, who I had seen on my previous visit when he had one more leg than he now has! I was particularly pleased to find that the company is owned by a local indigenous community and all profits go to providing services and amenities to that community. I would thoroughly recommend the tour."..."
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Bombing of Darwin World War II Tour with Harbour Cruise
"Very well thought out trip. Great information and the tour operators are absolutely brilliant. If I would change one thing.... more time at the museum. Way to much to see in 45 min."..."
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Darwin Harbour Bombing of Darwin Cruise
"The knowledge and passion of the bombing of Darwin from the tour operators makes this trip memorable and highly recommended."..."
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Top End Safari Camp Day Tour
"Would definitely recommend, all staff were amazing and informative. Lunch was great! Would definitely do this tour again. This tour was a highlight of our holiday."..."
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Nitmiluk (Katherine) Gorge 3.5-Hour Sunset Dinner Boat Tour
"We loved the dinner cruise. It was well run, informative and the food was delicious. It would also be great to see the gorges in the wet season."..."
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1 Hour Darwin Airboat Tours
"The 360 degree zooms around were a lot of fun. The boat driver Rowdy was full of amazing information. Would definitely recommend the tour."..."
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Tiwi By Design Day Tour
"Meeting the local indigenous people on the tour was the most amazing experience Wonderful stories and an amazing culture on Tiwi The people at Tiwi Design are really special artists and showed how talented they were"..."
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Darwin Combo: The Bombing of Darwin Experience & Darwin Harbour Cruise
"Excellent history lesson. Was taught English history at school. The ladies at RFDS were very helpful."..."
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Crab Claw Island Resort Cruise and Seafood Buffet
"Fabulous trip great staff and the seafood was amazing Would recommend this trip to anyone and would do it again"..."
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Tiwi Islands Cultural Experience from Darwin Including Ferry
"A long ferry trip but worth it nice day out good to see different cultures. Tour guides very proud of their culture"..."
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Pathfinder Jumping Crocodile Cruise Shuttle Bus
"Highlight was the awesome boating guide who spun a few good yarns and cracked many jokes and I got lots of great photos of the crocs."..."
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Mary River Wetlands Helicopter and Airboat Adventure from Darwin
"Really enjoyed this. All the tour guides and the chopper pilots were brilliant. My wife and I were in Darwin for work, so didn't have a lot of time to get out and experience the real NT, so this adventure was perfect. Saw heaps of crocs, buffalo, eagles, pigs and thousands of birds. The airboat tour allowed us to get up close and personal with the crocs too!"..."
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Kakadu Yellow Waters & Katherine Gorge Helicopter Scenic
"What an incredible way to explore the Top End! We were really able to appreciate the vastness of the landscape from the air as well as see the wildlife of Kakadu. Absolutely amazing! My only advice if you plan to take this trip...The helicopter ride was stunning but definitely can trigger some motion sickness!"..."
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Darwin City Sights and Jumping Crocodile Cruise
"What a great day. Getting to learn about the history of Darwin was fantastic. Marietta our guide, was very knowledgeable about so much of the all areas of town. After lunch we headed out to the Jumping Crocodile tour which was fantastic too. Seeing these beasts in their natural setting really gave you an understanding of their true power"..."

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