Outdoor activities around Darwin Darwin & Surrounds Destinations See & do Art & culture Family activities History & heritage Nature & wildlife Outdoor activities Self-drive touring Events Tours Accommodation Region guide Fly, swim, walk or sail? You'll be amazed by what Darwin and the surrounding region has to offer. All you have to do is get out there and live it. Explore outdoor activities Canoeing & kayaking Explore the extensive waterways surrounding Darwin, both coastal and inland, and immerse yourself in a marine environment brimming with life. Read more River cruising Kick back and take in the sparkling blue waters of Darwin Harbour or journey along the Adelaide River and feed the snapping crocodiles below. Read more Walking & hiking Despite being the Territory’s capital city, Darwin and its surrounds are packed with walking trails—from easy beach rambles to the famous 39... Read more Sailing & cruising Set sail from picturesque Darwin Harbour for a day on the ocean and a sunset to remember, or journey onwards to the remote and pristine Tiwi Islands. Read more Fishing From sparkling Darwin Harbour and the Mary River wetlands to the Tiwi Islands and the Dundee Coast, the Darwin region is an angler's paradise. Read more Mountain Biking & Cycling around Darwin Darwin is home to a variety of sealed and unsealed cycle paths designed to give you access to the town’s stunning nature parks and reserves. With... Read more Camping From waterfalls and plunge pools to monsoon forests and wetlands, experience the diverse natural attractions in and around Darwin on a camping trip. Read more Swimming Find great swimming spots all across the region, from the famous wave pool in Darwin city to the rock pools of Litchfield National Park. Read more Scenic flights Book in for a scenic flight and get a unique perspective on the network of river systems, lush wetlands and tropical vegetation surrounding Darwin. Read more Adventure Whether it's monster crocs at feeding time or overnight treks deep into the wilderness, you'll find plenty of heart pumping action around Darwin. Read more Subscribe Sign up to receive the latest news, deals and travel information about the Northern Territory. Data privacy statement Enter your full name: Enter your email address: Submit Thank you Your details have been submitted. Please check your email and click the link to confirm your subscription.