4 days in Darwin & Litchfield National Park Itinerary

4 days in Darwin & Litchfield National Park Itinerary

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4 days in Darwin & Litchfield National Park Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly:  6​h 15​min
1
Darwin
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Litchfield National Park
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  8​h 15​min
End: Sydney

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Sat): kick back and relax at Mindil Beach.

To see reviews, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Darwin trip itinerary planning app .

Sydney to Darwin is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Sydney in August, plan for much hotter days and a bit warmer nights in Darwin: temperatures range from 37°C by day to 22°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) so you can travel to Litchfield National Park.

Things to do in Darwin

Museums Outdoors Beaches
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Mindil Beach ©
Mindil Beach
Darwin Military Museum ©
Darwin Military Museum

2
nights
Litchfield National Park

Litchfield National Park ©
On the 19th (Mon), take in the dramatic scenery at Florence Falls, then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Buley Rockhole, and then admire the sheer force of Wangi Falls. On the next day, take in the dramatic natural features at Magnetic Termite Mounds and then stroll the grounds of Adelaide River War Cemetery.

To see photos, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Litchfield National Park travel planning website .

Explore your travel options from Darwin to Litchfield National Park with the Route module. In August, daytime highs in Litchfield National Park are 37°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. On the 20th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Litchfield National Park

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Adelaide River War Cemetery
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Florence Falls ©
Florence Falls
Adelaide River War Cemetery ©
Adelaide River War Cemetery
Buley Rockhole ©
Buley Rockhole

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