Plan Rainbow Valley Plan Accommodation Backpacking in the NT Getting here & around Hire & transport Maps Useful information Visitor information centres Weather & seasons Working holidays and visas in Australia Get all the information you need to plan your trip before you leave home, from buses, trains and planes to visas, safety info and weather. Plan your trip around the NT Accommodation Book yourself into one of the NT's many accommodation options, from five-star hotels and wilderness resorts to safari camps and backpacker hostels. Read more Visitor information centres Get the low-down from a local at one of NT's tourist centres, or from a tourist information counter located at major transport hubs and attractions. Read more Hire & transport Whether planning an off-road adventure, a relaxing campervan holiday or a weekend fishing trip, it's easy to hire a vehicle suited to NT's terrain. Read more Maps Don't venture out into uncharted Territory. Plan your NT adventure with these comprehensive maps covering towns, deserts, islands, national parks... Read more Getting here & around Travel the Northern Territory by air, sea, rail or road. With so many possibilities, you can do the NT your way. Read more Weather & seasons The Northern Territory has two distinct climate zones: the tropical Top End, which has two seasons, and semi-arid Central Australia, which has four. Read more Useful information Get tips for planning your Northern Territory trip, including advice about visas, accessibility, communication, safety and the best NT travel apps. Read more Travelling to the NT from abroad Currency Read up on Australia's currency, banking, foreign exchange facilities, credit cards, ATMs, Goods and Services Tax and the Tourist Refund Scheme. Read more Visas If you're visiting the Northern Territory from overseas, get details on obtaining a tourist or working holiday visa prior to arrival in Australia. Read more Backpacking in the NT The Northern Territory is a haven for traveller's chasing that "endless summer". Locals don't take life or themselves too seriously and you shouldn... Read more Working holidays and visas in Australia The Northern Territory gives visitors the opportunity to experience a lifestyle that's very different from the rest of Australia and the world. Read more Getting here by air Domestic flights to the NT are operated by Qantas, Virgin Australia, Tiger and Jetstar. Read more International airlines Darwin International Airport is a major gateway to Australia for international flights, offering easy access to and from Europe, America and Asia. Read more Useful information Purchasing and drinking alcohol Note that restrictions apply to the purchase and public consumption of alcohol in the Northern Territory, but not to licensed restaurants, hotels... Read more Land permits Much of NT is associated with different Aboriginal groups. Visit the Northern Land Council or Central Land Council websites to enquire about permits. Read more Accessibility Plenty of tourism experiences are accessible to travellers with disabilities throughout NT, including tours, accommodation, events and attractions. Read more Safety information Take these safety precautions in the great outdoors to make sure your holiday in the Northern Territory is memorable for all the right reasons. Read more Internet access In urban areas of NT you'll find quick, cheap, even free internet access, and out of town, you'll be surprised by the locations you can get online. Read more Phone reception Taking your cell phone travelling? Mobile coverage is available in most population centres, but you may also want to hire a satellite phone. Read more View suggested itineraries From iconic Uluru, Kings Canyon and Kata Tjuta in the Red Centre to Kakadu, Litchfield and the Tiwi Islands in the Top End, there's no end to what you'll discover when you set out to explore the wonders of the Northern Territory. Find out more Itineraries Keep in touchSign 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:SubmitThank youYour details have been submitted. Please check your email and click the link to confirm your subscription.