Darwin Cruises, Sailing and Water Tours
Northern Territory is the home of some of the most iconic Australian landscapes known throughout the world. There are a number of tour groups that offer you the opportunity to not just see, but travel through these magnificent regions. Discover the magic of Kakadu National Park, take a 4WD adventure through sandstone outcrops, enjoy a boat cruise to see crocodiles hunting and really experience Australia’s wilderness.
Tours depart Darwin daily so browse through and find something to take you on the journey of a lifetime.
As the sun sets over Darwin, take to the water for a scrumptious serving of fresh, wild caught Northern Territory fish and chips. Accompanied with a complimentary drink, this Australian favorite comfort food is the center piece of this award winning sunset cruise. You'll be taken to the best places on the harbor to relax, unwind and enjoy a famous Top End sunset. Watching the sun set over Darwin while enjoying Fish’n Chips, is a truly Territorian experience.
Departing from Stokes Hill Wharf at 11am, this 1-hour Bombing of Darwin cruise takes in significant WWII sites on Darwin Harbour and modern day front-line activities. With real time commentary by a local guide, this cruise offers a maritime perspective on one of Australia's most significant war time events.
Departing from Stokes Hill Wharf at 1pm this adventure cruise takes in the history, habitat and intrigue of Darwin Harbour. Travelling on a state of the art boat between sites of interest, this cruise cover the highlights of Darwin Harbour with real time commentary by a local guide.
A spectacular Katherine Gorge day tour is one of the many unforgettable experiences available to you in the Top End in Australia's Northern Territory. Traveling from Darwin to Katherine Gorge, you will journey to Nitmiluk National Park where you will view ancient Aboriginal rock art on the canyon walls, the abundant flora and fauna of the region and maybe even see a few crocodiles! Enjoy a cruise -- a highlight of Katherine Gorge tours -- and take a refreshing swim at the crocodile-free Edith Falls, before returning to Darwin.
See the wildlife and waterways of the Top End – the northernmost section of the Northern Territory – on a cruise of the Mary River wetlands from Darwin. Gliding through lagoons filled with water lilies and water birds, you’ll travel in a high-powered safari boat from Corroboree Billabong, Australia’s prime location for spotting saltwater crocodiles in their natural environment.
Cruise along the Adelaide River and see Jumping Crocodiles Cruise on this exciting tour from Darwin. Observe these primeval saltwater crocodiles close up as they leap out of the water to snatch their food.
Your sunset cruise aboard the 'Charles Darwin' takes in the beautiful Darwin Harbour in full air-conditioned comfort. You will have access to the Sun Deck (Third, top deck) where the best views of Darwin’s famous sunset are experienced. This 2.5-hour cruise includes great commentary on the harbor and Darwin’s great history. You have the option to include a buffet dinner and there is a licensed bar on board with great priced drinks and snacks to enjoy.
Darwin is famous for its lush tropical climate, outdoor activities and fresh seafood. This 3-hour dinner cruise brings these elements together with an intimate 4-course meal on a sailboat. A northern Australia sunset serves as a backdrop to an intimate meal featuring wild seafood appetizers, rich entrees and homemade dessert. Freshly shucked Coffin Bay oysters, anyone?
Take in the highlights of Darwin Harbour aboard a spacious catamaran. Cruise by Bicentennial Park, Lameroo Beach, Stokes Hill Wharf, Larakeyah Barracks and more. Live commentary provides insight on Darwin, important sites for the Aboriginal Larrakia people, the extensive damage suffered during World War II air raids and the devastation caused by Cyclone Tracy. Plenty of photo ops and great views await from the open sundeck or the air-conditioned cabin.
See an abundance of birds, saltwater crocodiles and other wildlife on a full-day tour to the Corroboree Billabong, from Darwin. En route, visit Window on the Wetlands Visitor Centre before continuing to the Corroboree Billabong for a 2.5-hour boat cruise. You’ll get an up-close experience of the wetlands and informative commentary from your friendly and knowledgeable guide throughout the day. With round-trip transportation and lunch included, this tour is the perfect way to explore the wetlands from Darwin!
Enjoy a sunset cruise on Darwin Harbour that shows off the city and sea against the backdrop of a spectacular northern Australian sunset. The lush tropical climate gives the perfect ambiance for a relaxing cruise that includes a complimentary drink and gourmet snacks, as well as the option to upgrade to a 3-course buffet dinner. Learn about the area from live commentary by your captain and get the chance to see batfish and other marine critters. Be sure to bring your camera to capture fantastic photo ops.