23 days in Darwin & Broome Itinerary

23 days in Darwin & Broome Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Melbourne
Fly:  6 h
1
Darwin
— 10 nights
+2
Bus + Foot + Fly:  5 h 45 min
2
Broome
— 12 nights
Fly:  6 h
End: Melbourne

10
nights
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.
Explore Darwin's surroundings by going to Litchfield National Park (in Batchelor), Litchfield National Park (Florence Falls, Magnetic Termite Mounds, &more) and Territory Wildlife Park (in Berry Springs). There's lots more to do: get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, take in the waterfront at Darwin Wharf Precinct, take an unforgettable tour with a helicopter tour, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Mindil Beach.

To see maps and other tourist information, read our Darwin trip planner.

Melbourne to Darwin is an approximately 6- hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Melbourne to Darwin is minus 0.5 hours. In June, Darwin is warmer than Melbourne - with highs of 36°C and lows of 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) so you can travel to Broome.

Things to do in Darwin

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Litchfield National Park, Litchfield National Park, Territory Wildlife Park
Highlights from your plan
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory ©
Mindil Beach ©
Mindil Beach

12
nights
Broome

Broome ©
A relaxed town of tree-shaded streets and scenic coastal stretches, Broome gained renown as a center of the pearling industry in the late 19th century.
Broome is known for beaches, wildlife, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: enjoy the sand and surf at Cable Beach, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, explore and take pictures at Gantheaume Point, and take an in-depth tour of Broome Historical Museum.

To see other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Broome travel route planner.

Getting from Darwin to Broome by combination of bus and flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1.5 hours traveling from Darwin to Broome. Traveling from Darwin in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Broome, with lows of 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Broome

Parks Outdoors Tours
Highlights from your plan
Cable Beach ©
Cable Beach
Gantheaume Point ©
Gantheaume Point
Nature & Wildlife Tours

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