Three days in Darwin gives you ample time to tick off major city sights, explore the Northern Territory’s famous national parks, and learn more about the region’s rich Aboriginal heritage. Here’s the ultimate 3-day Darwin itinerary.
815 McMillans Road, Berrimah, Northern Territory, 0828
Darwin's Crocodylus Park is a must-see for any and all reptile enthusiasts. Visitors can speak with the researchers and crocodile handlers who study the toothy critters, or take a guided tour of the facility with an included feeding demonstration. Brush up on all of your crocodile trivia inside of the museum before venturing outside to see freshwater crocs and their massive saltwater cousins. Upgrade your experience to include a guided cruise through the park's waters, where you'll have the chance to observe large saltwater crocodiles in their natural environment.
Things to know before you go
*Crocodylus Park is a popular spot for animal lovers and families traveling with kids. *Don’t forget to bring sunscreen, sunglasses, and a hat. *The park is wheelchair accessible.
How to get there
Crocodylus Park is located about a five-minute drive from the Darwin airport, and a 15-minute drive from the city center. You can reach the park by public bus (line 5), with the nearest bus station--about a 10-minute walk away.
When to get there
The park is open daily throughout the year from 9am to 5pm. Check the park calendar before your visit for the latest schedule of crocodile feedings and keeper talks.
Frequently Asked Questions
The answers provided below are based on answers previously given by the tour provider to customers’ questions.
What are the nearest attractions to Crocodylus Park?
What else should I know about attractions in Darwin?
- Darwin Aviation Museum
- Charles Darwin National Park
- Qantas Hangar
- Fannie Bay Gaol
- Darwin Waterfront Precint
- East Point Reserve
- George Brown Darwin Botanic Gardens
- Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory (MAGNT)
- Magnetic Termite Mounds
- Crocosaurus Cove
- Mindil Beach
- Parliament House
- Lyons Cottage
- Bicentennial Park
- Myilly Point Heritage Precinct