12 days in Northern Territory Itinerary

12 days in Northern Territory Itinerary

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12 days in Northern Territory Itinerary

Adelaide
Fly:  7​h
Batchelor
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
Kakadu National Park
— 4 nights
bus:  1​h 30​min
Jabiru
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
Darwin
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h
Alice Springs
— 1 night
taxi + Fly:  1​h 30​min
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h 30​min
Adelaide

1
day
Batchelor

Batchelor
On the 9th (Mon), experience rural life at Batchelor Butterfly Farm and Pet Garden.

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Adelaide to Batchelor is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Adelaide in July, things will get much hotter in Batchelor: highs are around 36°C and lows about 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) early enough to travel to Kakadu National Park.

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4
days
Kakadu National Park

Kakadu National Park ©
Take a break from the city and head to Maguk Gorge and Nourlangie Rock. Spend the 11th (Wed) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour.

For where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Kakadu National Park holiday app .

Explore your travel options from Batchelor to Kakadu National Park with the Route module. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) early enough to catcht the bus to Jabiru.

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Gunlom Waterfall Creek ©
Gunlom Waterfall Creek
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Jim Jim Falls
Nourlangie Rock ©
Nourlangie Rock

1
day
Jabiru

Jabiru
Jabiru is a town in the Northern Territory of Australia. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sun): hike along Gubara.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Jabiru road trip planning site .

You can take a bus from Kakadu National Park to Jabiru in 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Darwin.

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2
days
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.
On the 16th (Mon), take a memorable tour with Tours. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Tue): take in the waterfront at Darwin Wharf Precinct, then identify plant and animal life at Crocosaurus Cove, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Mindil Beach.

For more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Darwin trip planner .

Getting from Jabiru to Darwin by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in July, and nighttime lows around 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) so you can travel to Alice Springs.

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Crocosaurus Cove ©
Crocosaurus Cove
Mindil Beach ©
Mindil Beach

1
day
Alice Springs

Alice Springs ©
Situated right in the heart of Australia, Alice Springs serves as an urban oasis deep within the country’s parched, desert-like Red Center.
On the 18th (Wed), look for all kinds of wild species at Alice Springs Desert Park.

To find ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Alice Springs vacation planning website .

You can fly from Darwin to Alice Springs in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Darwin in July, you will find days in Alice Springs are little chillier (24°C), and nights are cooler (3°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) so you can travel to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.

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Alice Springs Desert Park ©
Alice Springs Desert Park

2
days
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park ©
For quintessential Outback scenery and culture, you can't beat a holiday in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, a World Heritage Site.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Thu): identify plant and animal life at Kuniya Walk, explore the striking landscape at Uluru, then get engrossed in the history at Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre, and finally trek along Uluru Hiking Path. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get outside with Walpa Gorge, then explore the striking landscape at Kata Tjuta, and then take in the exciting artwork at Walkatjara Art.

To see ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park visit planner .

Do a combination of flight and taxi from Alice Springs to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In July in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 4°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

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Uluru ©
Uluru
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Kata Tjuta
Kuniya Walk ©
Kuniya Walk

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