Things to do in the NT
The Northern Territory covers an extensive range of Australian outback and is made up of a variety of cities, National Parks and sacred Aboriginal land. This state is home to a variety of famous landmarks like Uluru and Kata Tjuta, picturesque national parks like the Kakadu and Katherine, and desert towns like Alice Springs. In the Northern Territory, you’ll find it thriving with Aboriginal culture and history with ancient storytelling, spiritual tradition and natural wonders ready to be explored. With all this on offer, you’ll find plenty of amazing and breathtaking things to do in the Northern Territory. You’ll never be stuck of ideas from once in a lifetime experiences to sightseeing tours and everything in between, there are so many wonderful ways to explore this magical part of Australia.
With such vast lands covering this state, it is the perfect destination for a road trip to tick off all the wonderful places to visit in the NT. The RedBalloon range of Northern Territory things to do are the perfect experiences for exploring every aspect of this state from the waterfront city of Darwin up north to the iconic red centre in the heart of Australia.
Our range of Northern Territory activities are perfect to enjoy with your partner, kids, family or friends. From sunrise segway tours around Uluru and scenic flights over Kata Tjuta, to sunset sailing cruises in Darwin and V8 race car driving, you’ll find some of the best things to do in the Northern Territory to keep everyone entertained. These experiences are also the perfect gift ideas if you’re looking to spoil someone for a special occasion like their birthday or any other milestone.
Places to visit in Northern Territory
There are plenty of amazing places to visit in the Northern Territory, perfect for visitors travelling from interstate or locals wanting to explore more of their own backyard. A RedBalloon experience is the best way to discover the variety of landscapes and rich cultural history that make up this part of the region. Discover some of the best places to go in the NT below.
Venture to Darwin and the Top End of the NT to discover its diversity. There are plenty of amazing things to do in this capital city, making it an adventurers paradise with experiences like the crocodile cage of death, sunset cruises, Kakadu national park tours, scenic helicopter flights plus so much more.
There are plenty of amazing things to do in Alice Springs and it is the popular getaway for exploring the Red Centre including Uluru. Immerse yourself in the natural and cultural significance of this town and enjoy experiences like scenic helicopter flights over Kata Tjuta, sunset cultural tours, MacDonnell Ranges tours, dot painting workshops plus plenty more.
Uluru, previously known as Ayers Rock, is a massive sandstone monolith in the Northern Territory, making up part of the ‘Red Centre’. It is sacred to Indigenous Australians and thought to have started forming around 550 million years ago. There are plenty of breathtaking things to do at Uluru such as camel rides, helicopter flights, segway tours, sunrise skydives, cultural tours and more.
What are the top 5 things to do in the Northern Territory?
There are a variety of amazing Northern Territory attractions and activities worth ticking off your bucket list. RedBalloon offers the best experiences that will let you explore everything this state has to offer. Listed below are some of the top things to do in the NT.
- Scenic helicopter flight over Uluru
- Hot air balloon flight over Alice Springs
- Crocodile cage of death at Crocosaurus Cove
- Sunset camel ride
- Kakadu National Park scenic flight and water cruise
There are plenty of amazing Northern Territory attractions and experiences on offer at RedBalloon! Don’t know which one to pick? Don’t worry, you can always choose a gift voucher and decide later. A gift voucher can be used to purchase any experience within the NT including any accommodation packages. Find out more about our gift vouchers.