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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.

Safari Cruise (1 Hour)

Safari Cruise (1 Hour)

More InfoImmerse yourself into wetlands that are teeming with flora and fauna on this 1 hour guided cruise along the waterways of Corroboree Billabong. The wetlands are the breeding grounds for many types of birds and houses one of the highest concentration of crocodiles in the world so there is something to see for everyone.

 

8:30am Safari Cruise (1.5 Hours)

8:30am Safari Cruise (1.5 Hours)

More InfoImmerse yourself into wetlands that are teeming with flora and fauna on this 1.5 hour guided cruise along the waterways of Corroboree Billabong. The wetlands are the breeding grounds for many types of birds and houses one of the highest concentration of crocodiles in the world so there is something to see for everyone.

 

10:30am Safari Cruise (1.5 Hours)

10:30am Safari Cruise (1.5 Hours)

More InfoImmerse yourself into wetlands that are teeming with flora and fauna on this 1.5 hour guided cruise along the waterways of Corroboree Billabong. The wetlands are the breeding grounds for many types of birds and houses one of the highest concentration of crocodiles in the world so there is something to see for everyone.

 

2:30pm Safari Cruise (1.5 Hours)

2:30pm Safari Cruise (1.5 Hours)

More InfoImmerse yourself into wetlands that are teeming with flora and fauna on this 1.5 hour guided cruise along the waterways of Corroboree Billabong. The wetlands are the breeding grounds for many types of birds and houses one of the highest concentration of crocodiles in the world so there is something to see for everyone.

 

4:30pm Safari Cruise (1.5 Hours)

4:30pm Safari Cruise (1.5 Hours)

More InfoImmerse yourself into wetlands that are teeming with flora and fauna on this 1.5 hour guided cruise along the waterways of Corroboree Billabong. The wetlands are the breeding grounds for many types of birds and houses one of the highest concentration of crocodiles in the world so there is something to see for everyone.

 

Darwin Sunset Cruise, Including Fish 'n' Chips

Darwin Sunset Cruise, Including Fish 'n' Chips

More InfoAs 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 Sea Darwin 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.

 

Darwin World War II Historical Tour with Harbour Cruise

Darwin World War II Historical Tour with Harbour Cruise

More InfoSee how the Second World War was experienced in Australia on a WWII historical tour of Darwin. This poignant tour highlights the memorials and sites of the war, explains the bombing of Darwin, and visits Darwin’s historic bases, museums and military precincts. You’ll also cruise the harbor to see the site of a wartime shipwreck and the modern-day navy base.

 

Turtle Tracks Tour to Bare Sand Island from Darwin

Turtle Tracks Tour to Bare Sand Island from Darwin

More InfoA sunset adventure to see the nesting sea turtles on Bare Sand Island, a remote island 1.5 hours from Darwin by fast boat.

 

Darwin Harbour Bombing of Darwin Cruise

Darwin Harbour Bombing of Darwin Cruise

More InfoDeparting 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.

 

1-Hour Darwin Harbour Highlights Cruise

1-Hour Darwin Harbour Highlights Cruise

More InfoDeparting from Stokes Hill Wharf at 1pm this Sea Darwin 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.

 

The Bombing of Darwin Double

The Bombing of Darwin Double

More InfoDarwin’s definitive Bombing of Darwin experience, with story telling and story living combining to give you unique insight into Australia's most significant WW2 event.  This double includes a visit to Darwin's premier virtual reality experience located within the Royal Flying Doctor Tourist Facility, with a one hour Bombing of Darwin harbour cruise.

 

Katherine Day Tour from Darwin including Katherine Gorge Cruise

Katherine Day Tour from Darwin including Katherine Gorge Cruise

More InfoA 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.

 

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

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

More InfoFly from Darwin to Katherine Gorge over the Top End’s rugged landscape. From here, you are taken on an action packed scenic helicopter ride deep inside the gorges of Nitmiluk National Park. You’ll get an up close look at areas that are simply unreachable by any other means.
After exploring the gorges, fly to Kakadu National Park. Sit back and be amazed at the view of the ancient, unimaginable landscape that has made Kakadu so famous. You’ll be left breathless at the scope and spiritual magnificence of the land.
To get the most out of Kakadu, we’ll actually land inside the park. Relax for a minute and have lunch before the partaking in the afternoon Yellow Waters Boat Cruise. This majestic boat ride will see you discover hidden areas of Kakadu, untouched by mankind. Wildlife is abundant, as is the natural beauty and cultural significance of the region. Your flight back to Darwin takes in the spectacular Mary and Adelaide Rivers, before finally landing safely back in Darwin.

 

Katherine Gorge Fly, Helicopter & Cruise Tour From Darwin

Katherine Gorge Fly, Helicopter & Cruise Tour From Darwin

More InfoA true departure from the ordinary, your journey will begin with a compelling flight south to the breath-taking Katherine Gorge. Pass over the rugged Aussie Outback, as well as the Adelaide River and Pine Creek. After taking in the views of the landscape, the scenic flight extends over Katherine Gorge itself, with an all encompassing view of the grandeur and brilliance of the gorges.
The highlights continue with a helicopter flight taking you to hard-to-reach gorges that are as stunning as they are remote. This life-changing experience culminates with an awe-inspiring 2-hour boat cruise through the gorge, where you will be able to take in every remarkable aspect of the Katherine Gorge. Take a moment to relax before once again boarding a plane and returning to Darwin.

 

Darwin Jumping Crocodiles Cruise on Adelaide River

Darwin Jumping Crocodiles Cruise on Adelaide River

More InfoCruise 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.

 

Darwin Harbour Sunset Cruise with Optional Buffet Dinner

Darwin Harbour Sunset Cruise with Optional Buffet Dinner

More InfoYour 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. Special Offer - Book by May 21 and travel between September 1 and December 15 to save 20% off our previously offered price! - Book Now!

 

Sunset 3-Hour Cruise from Darwin Includes Dinner and Champagne

Sunset 3-Hour Cruise from Darwin Includes Dinner and Champagne

More InfoCome aboard for a 3-hour, tropical, sunset cruise on the magnificent Darwin Harbour. Sail aboard the Sundancer, a 50ft. ocean-going luxury catamaran. Your cruise includes champagne and a delicious tapas/barbecue dinner served throughout the evening. The maximum group size is 30 people.

 

Outback Floatplane & Airboat Tour from Darwin

Outback Floatplane & Airboat Tour from Darwin

More InfoFor a trip of a lifetime which takes you right up close to the extraordinary sights, sounds and wildlife of this pristine wilderness!
Our half-day Ultimate Tour is designed to showcase the natural wonders of the Northern Territory, but it’s also acclaimed as one of the most exciting Darwin crocodile tours.
Starting with a low level scenic flight in our luxury floatplane, with an exhilarating water landing on Sweets lagoon. Jumping aboard our supercharged airboat for a ride a a lifetime over the Litchfield wetlands and monsoonal rainforests. Experience extraordinary wildlife including crocodiles and water buffalo, along with incredible scenery.  Indulge in a mouth-watering meal with our professional guides who have your safety and your enjoyment at heart. Special Offer - Book by May 21 and travel between September 1 and October 28 to save 10% off our previously offered price! - Book Now!

 

Outback Floatplane Safari Camp Overnighter including Airboat from Darwin

Outback Floatplane Safari Camp Overnighter including Airboat from Darwin

More InfoExperience the 'Top End' like never before when you journey into Australia’s forgotten land with this floatplane adventure. Inaccessible by land, the remote Finniss River floodplains, southwest of Darwin, is a beauty to behold teeming with wildlife and untouched landscapes. Leaving Darwin in a floatplane sighting the city as you fly over and the vastness of the outback before having the excitement of a water landing on Sweets Lagoon. Your afternoon is action packed with airboats, helicopter rides, and seeing as much territory wildlife as possible. Retiring for the evening in our outback camp.  Sit back and relax for true outback hospitality before returning to Darwin after breakfast the next morning.

 

Outback Floatplane Tour + Litchfield National Park Full Day tour from Darwin

Outback Floatplane Tour + Litchfield National Park Full Day tour from Darwin

More InfoThis new Darwin to Litchfield tour combines all the excitement of popular 'The Ultimate Tour' half-day option with the added bonus of a guided tour of beautiful Litchfield National Park, with stops at all the major waterfalls and points of interest.
You will experience low level aerial views from our floatplane complete with a water landing on the stunning and calm lagoon, exhilarating airboat rides, leisurely river cruising, face-to-face wildlife encounters and freshly prepared meals in the peaceful seclusion of your private billabong.
Extending your NT experience, with a guided tour into Litchfield National Park as one of the Top-End’s ‘must-see’ attractions.
With several stunning waterfalls that cascade into crystal clear pools, magnetic termite mounds and clusters of weathered sandstone pillars, it’s a fascinating and very beautiful place to visit, with time to swim and view the magnificent waterfalls before returning to Darwin. Special Offer - Book by May 21 and travel between September 1 and September 16 to save 10% off our previously offered price! - Book Now!

 

Darwin Sunset Dinner Cruise Aboard a Traditional Ketch

Darwin Sunset Dinner Cruise Aboard a Traditional Ketch

More InfoDarwin is famous for its lush tropical climate, outdoor activities and fresh seafood. This 2.5-hour dinner cruise brings these elements together with an intimate 4-course meal on a traditional ketch. A northern Australia sunset serves as a backdrop to an intimate meal featuring wild seafood appetizers, rich entrees and a tropical fruit platter for dessert. Freshly shucked Coffin Bay oysters, anyone?

 

Crab Claw Island Cruise and Lunch

Crab Claw Island Cruise and Lunch

More InfoDepart Cullen Bay for the 2 hour cruise heading out of Darwin Harbour and into Bynoe Harbour. Your skipper will provide light commentary along the way, pointing out areas of interest and historical information. On arrival onto the beach at Crab Claw Island, enjoy a seafood buffet meal on the spacious deck overlooking the water, with plenty of time to relax and enjoy the surroundings. There are two swimming pools, boats for hire and optional helicopter flights or simply relax with a cool beverage on the deck before cruising back to Cullen Bay.

 

Darwin Harbour Sightseeing Cruise

Darwin Harbour Sightseeing Cruise

More InfoTake 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.

 

Corroboree Billabong Wetland Cruise

Corroboree Billabong Wetland Cruise

More InfoCorroboree Billabong is part of the Mary River Wetlands. it is teaming with birds and also has the largest concentration of saltwater crocodiles in the world. This one-hour cruise is the closest wetland cruise available from Darwin (just under 90 minutes drive) and the custom designed boat allows you to get up close to the wildlife for great photo opportunities. Designed for nature lovers, cruising these scenic wetlands is an experience not to be missed and will be the wildlife highlight of your visit to the Northern Territory.

 

Corroboree Billabong Wetland Cruise from Darwin Including Lunch

Corroboree Billabong Wetland Cruise from Darwin Including Lunch

More InfoSee 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!

 

Darwin Sunset Cruise with Optional Buffet Dinner

Darwin Sunset Cruise with Optional Buffet Dinner

More InfoSpirit of Darwin cruise you will be welcomed by the friendly captain & crew as you board Dock 2 Stokes Hill Warf between 5:00-5:20pm. On arrival you will be greeted with an free ice cold welcome drink from the fully licenced cash bar. On the Darwin harbour sunset cruise get your camera ready for the best sunset ever while setting out on a 2.5 hour cruise showing the magnificent tropical Darwin harbour.
You will hear the live commentary about the harbour, the history of Darwin & much more. Enjoy shared canapés handmade from fresh local produce, the perfect accompaniment to the spectacular view! As the sun sets watch the sky light up in magical colours reflecting off the water and showcasing the coastline of Darwin in a way you've never seen before! This unique experience features fish feeding from the bow of the Spirit, where the batfish of Darwin Harbour meet the boat to fed.
The Batfish come right to the surface within view & awe of all passengers on board.

 

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