22 days in Darwin & Surrounds Itinerary

22 days in Darwin & Surrounds Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Darwin
— 10 nights
2
Batchelor
— 6 nights
3
Tiwi Islands
— 5 nights

10
nights
Darwin

Darwin ©
The smallest of Australia’s state capitals, Darwin has nevertheless become an attractive and important urban center, being simultaneously one of the country’s most modernized cities and a gateway to both the Top End region and South East Asia.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Darwin Military Museum and Christ Church Cathedral Darwin. For shopping fun, head to Mbantua Fine Art Gallery or Rapid Creek Market. Take a break from Darwin with a short trip to Dundee Explorer in Dundee Beach, about 1h 25 min away. Spend the 11th (Tue) exploring nature at Charles Darwin National Park. Next up on the itinerary: look for all kinds of wild species at Casuarina Coastal Reserve, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, bet on your favorite at Hidden Valley Motor Sports Complex, and make a trip to Nightcliff Jetty.

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Sydney to Darwin is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) to Australian Central Standard Time (ACST), which is usually a -0.5 hour difference. When traveling from Sydney in June, plan for much hotter days and somewhat warmer nights in Darwin: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) so you can go by car to Batchelor.

Things to do in Darwin

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Dundee Explorer
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Hidden Valley Motor Sports Complex ©
Hidden Valley Motor Sports Complex
Photography Tours
Darwin Military Museum ©
Darwin Military Museum

6
nights
Batchelor

Batchelor ©
Let the collections at Adelaide River Railway Museum and Batchelor Museum capture your imagination. Discover out-of-the-way places like Wangi Falls and Tolmer Falls. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Batchelor: Litchfield National Park (Wangi Falls Art & Cultural Centre, Buley Rockhole, &more), Crazy Acres (in Berry Springs) and Mary River National Park (in Mary River National Park).

For where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Batchelor journey maker app.

You can drive from Darwin to Batchelor in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in June, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Tiwi Islands.

Things to do in Batchelor

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Litchfield National Park, Adelaide River, Crazy Acres, Mary River National Park
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Wangi Falls ©
Wangi Falls
Buley Rockhole ©
Buley Rockhole
Adelaide River War Cemetery ©
Adelaide River War Cemetery

5
nights
Tiwi Islands

Tiwi Islands ©
Tiwi Islands is known for museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: view the masterpieces at Tiwi Design.

To find reviews, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read Tiwi Islands driving holiday tool.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Batchelor to Tiwi Islands. In June, daytime highs in Tiwi Islands are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. You will leave for home on the 25th (Tue).

Things to do in Tiwi Islands

Museums Shopping
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Tiwi Design ©
Tiwi Design