A holiday with the kids in Darwin will be filled with so much fun and excitement you just won’t know where to start first! With famous attractions, a host of activities to do both during the day and into the night along with adventures, action and water activities that all kids will love, Darwin will quickly become a place that the whole family will enjoy! Here in Darwin you can really experience the true magic of the Top End, whether you wish to set your own itinerary or join a tour to get around. Take the kids to Kakadu, Litchfield National Park or Katherine Gorge which are all great tours to do or even join a cruise around the harbour to see the city from the fringing ocean waters. In Darwin you can fill up your holiday with the kids with plenty of fun and entertainment as well as book into the perfect family holiday lodgings that will offer a host of onsite attractions.
You can take the kids to see the famous jumping crocodile, join a fishing charter for the day to reel in a great barramundi or take a short walk through one of the stunning National Parks that will leave your spell bound. There is so much flora and fauna to see that everywhere you go there is something to learn about. There is the Crocosauraus Cove to take the kids to as well as Crocodylus Park where not only can they see the large salt water crocs up close and personal but also an array of other animals. With the hot balmy weather that Darwin is known for, the passing storm is something of a pastime for the locals, and can be a real experience for the kids to watch as it passes on by! There are weekend markets and the Mindil Beach Sunset Markets to browse through where you can find anything from crocodile jerky, arts and crafts and delicious foods.
There are great dining out options that the family will love from a simply feed of fish and chips on the beach to tasting some of the local delicacies that Darwin is known for such as mud crabs, barramundi, succulent local produce and so much more all served in a variety of restaurants and dining establishments. Plan a picnic with kids in the park or botanical gardens or wander down to the foreshore for dinner with an unforgettable view as you watch the sunset. There are museums to wander through to learn about the fascinating history of Darwin and how it is shaped today along with trips to the neighboring Tiwi Islands.
A walk through the new Parliament House is something that the whole family can do as well as a city sights tour with a reputable company. Hire a couple of bikes to get around to see the sights or join a walking tour for half a day. There is shopping, dining, plenty of entertainment no matter what time of day it is, and if you want to head out with just the two of you, you can easily arrange for professional child minders to come to your family accommodation to look after the kids for the night. With a variety of family holiday accommodation, plenty of attractions and activities to do with the kids and a host of famous sights to take in, Darwin should be a number one choice for your next trip away with the kids. There is fish feeding, river cruises, cascading waterfalls, lush tropical rainforests to explore, sailing cruises and so many other Darwin attractions all found in a city that is almost surrounded by water on three sides, that you will begin a holiday with the kids that you will all wish never had to come to an end!