Sailing in Darwin offers you the opportunity to have the best boat cruise experience ever. You have the chance to experience some of the best views of the sunset, meet an aboriginal community, as well as enjoy some serene views of Darwin. If you are in for some excitement, then choose any of the following tours.
Darwin Harbour Sightseeing Cruise
The Darwin Harbour Sightseeing Cruise takes you on a 45-minute sightseeing trip that allows you to enjoy a view of the city as you cool off in the breeze on a deck or in an air-conditioned cabin. The catamarans offer live on-board commentary of the area. The tour takes you through the Lameroo Beach and glides through some famous waterside landmarks like the Larakeyah Barracks, Bicentennial Park, and the Sunken USS Peary. The tour also offers you the chance to learn about the Larrakia—an Aboriginal tribe found in the city. The cost of this trip starts from $26.36.
Darwin Sunset Cruise
Enjoy a stunning view of the northern Australia sunset over Darwin Harbour during the 2 hours 30 minutes sunset cruise. You are welcomed on-board with a complimentary drink (wine or juice) and an option for a buffet dinner. There is a live commentary that guides you through the history and marine line of Darwin. You will also encounter some batfish and other sea creatures along the way. The price of the tour starts at $51.31.
Tiwi Island Day Tour from Darwin
Tiwi Island is popular thanks to the Aboriginal community that has for decades, held on to its traditions. A local guide will share with you the history and traditions of this community. Start your morning by taking a traditional tea with the island people and then head to the Tiwi Museum and join the Aboriginal artists and learn a few basics about their painting techniques. This is a full-day tour that costs from $245.30.