Best in Travel 2019 Discover the world's #4 best region to visit Explore the Red Centre Travel Deals & Offers Top things to see & do in the NT Katherine & Surrounds Nitmiluk (Katherine) Gorge Make your way to the sandstone country of Nitmiluk National Park and explore the 13 stunning gorges on foot, by canoe, boat or helicopter. Read more Katherine & Surrounds Katherine & Surrounds Come to where the Outback meets the tropics and discover a region full of gorges and misty waterfalls, thermal springs and ancient cultures. Read more Things to do Mountain biking & cycling The hype is real. There's no Instagram filter needed on these trails. Engaging MTB trails built by mountain bikers for mountain bikers. Read more Uluru & Surrounds Uluru & Surrounds Considered the spiritual heart of Australia, this region's gem is Uluru/Ayers Rock, but it also offers visitors so much more, and is only a few... Read more Plan Backpacking 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 Alice Springs & Surrounds Alice Springs Begin your Central Australian adventure in Alice Springs, headquarters of the outback and only a few hours’ flying time from Australian capital... Read more Things to do Nature & wildlife View rare species of flora, native wildlife and birds around the many established walking trails, swimming holes and camping areas in NT. Read more Darwin & Surrounds Darwin From the sparkling harbour and WWII history to the city's Asian-influenced food and tropical outdoor lifestyle, Darwin is an adventurers' paradise. Read more Drive the NT Drive the NT Traverse some of Australia’s most exciting driving routes, bringing together a world of ancient art and culture, pioneering history, rare wildlife... Read more Plan Australia Airpass Discover a more affordable way to plan your holiday by booking before you go with an airpass to Australia. Read more Kakadu & Surrounds Kakadu & Surrounds Cascading waterfalls, rugged escarpments, aboriginal rock art, giant crocodiles and exotic bird life. Kakadu National Park will change how you see... Read more Darwin & Surrounds Litchfield National Park Discover misty waterfalls and lush waterholes, hit the trail in a 4WD, or take it nice and slow and wander through Litchfield National Park on foot. Read more Things to do Bird watching Birding in the NT is just as much about the bird as it is about the location. Discover the unique and diverse bird species that call the NT home. Read more Uluru & Surrounds Field of Light Uluru The Field of Light art installation, a global phenomenon by internationally acclaimed artist Bruce Munro, has come ‘home’ to the place that... Read more Darwin & Surrounds Aboriginal culture Discover the wealth and diversity of the region's indigenous culture and hear the ancient Dreamtime stories that will enrich your Top End experience. Read more Drive the NT Explorers Way Visit the Territory's star attractions, including Uluru and Kata Tjuta, Katherine Gorge (Nitmiluk National Park), and the misty waterfalls of... Read more Things to do Luxury experiences We've put together a collection of accommodation and tour providers which offer unparalleled access to the exciting experiences, captivating... Read more Darwin & Surrounds Tiwi Islands Take a trip across the water from Darwin to discover the beautiful Tiwi Islands and find out why they are nicknamed the 'Island of Smiles'. Read more Inspiration for your trip Seven myths about the Northern Territory... busted! What's new in the Northern Territory for 2018? Ten things you can only do in the NT Seven reasons you'll come home from the NT in a better state of mind The ten best reasons to visit the Northern Territory Five signs you need a holiday Read more articles What's on in the NT Alice Springs & Surrounds Parrtjima - A Festival in Light 5 – 14 April 2019 Uluru & Surrounds Desert Dreaming Yoga Retreat 20 – 28 April 2019 Darwin & Surrounds Arafura Games 27 April – 4 May 2019 Alice Springs & Surrounds BLACKEN Open Air 3 – 5 May 2019 Kakadu & Surrounds Taste of Kakadu 10 – 19 May 2019 Darwin & Surrounds Garrmalang Festival 23 – 26 May 2019 Uluru & Surrounds Uluru Camel Cup Friday 24 May 2019 Darwin & Surrounds Territory Taste Festival 25 – 26 May 2019 Your search returned no results. Please try again.Show more Launch interactive map Search & book Find accommodation, tours, activities and events in the NT Show me everything Accommodation Tours Hire & services See & do Festivals & events Articles Articles Itineraries Tour companies Darwin & Surrounds Kakadu & Surrounds Arnhem Land Katherine & Surrounds Tennant Creek & Barkly Region Alice Springs & Surrounds Uluru & Surrounds SearchReset #NTaustralia If you're travelling through the West MacDonnell Ranges, don't forget to make a stop at Standley Chasm, where the rock appears to have been split by a giant pick-axe! A relatively short and easy drive from #AliceSprings, the chasm cuts through the tough quartzite to form a natural alleyway. It was created by surging flood waters over thousands of years and is an important cultural site for Western Arrernte women. If you're keen to learn more, you can join a half day tour with @angkerlestandleychasm that includes authentic cross-cultural presentations, bush tucker and art workshops. Our tip: visit at noon when the sun is right over head - this is when the chasm really lights up! Cheers for tagging #NTaustralia, @talman. #SeeAustralia #RedCentreNTView on Instagram Summer holiday goals in #Litchfield National Park 🙌 Fed by twin falls and fringed by shady trees, Florence Falls ranks as one of the park's front runners, particularly as it's swimmable almost year round. Reaching the fall's glistening jade-green swimming hole is half the appeal 👉 the walk is short, easy and showcases the dramatic contrast between mighty sandstone escarpment and lush monsoon forest. An easy day trip from #Darwin, Litchfield may be a fraction of the size of Kakadu National Park, but when it comes to swimming opportunities it packs a serious punch 👌💦 Cheers for tagging #NTaustralia, @backpackerhumpback! #SeeAustralia #TourismTopEndView on Instagram Cue the #LionKing soundtrack... 😜 No matter how many times you've seen it in photos, nothing comes close to viewing #Uluru in real life. The giant monolith is best seen at dawn and sunset, as the light changes and the rock seems to glow. The national park has five viewing areas dedicated to experiencing and photographing this beautiful scene. Our tip: While Talinguru Nyakunytjaku is the main sunrise viewing area for Uluru, the Kata Tjuta dune viewing area pretty much guarantees you a beautiful shot of the icon with a long lens as @stephan_daprato discovered! Cheers for tagging #NTaustralia, Stephan. #SeeAustralia #RedCentreNT #ExploreUluruView on Instagram Spotted: The seasonal waterfall at Southern Rockhole! This glorious waterfall only flows for a limited time over the wet season - talk about exclusive! The tropical summer gem can be found at Nitmiluk (#Katherine) Gorge, an 8 kilometre (return) walk from the Nitmiluk Visitor Centre, along the Windolf trail (via Yambi walk). If you're not keen on walking, you can choose to swap the hike for a ferry ride, which brings you within 150 metres of the swimming hole and waterfall. Cheers for tagging #NTaustralia, @anaantonovna! #SeeAustralia #TourismTopEnd #NitmilukNTView on Instagram What a marble-ous sight! These huge granite boulders, one of the NT's many geological wonders, can be found scattered across a wide valley, 100 kilometres south of #TennantCreek. The #DevilsMarbles or Karlu Karlu, as they’re called by the traditional owners, were formed naturally, slowly eroding over millions of years into their strange and sometimes gravity-defying shapes. Stay overnight at the nearby campground to see the large boulders change colour in the early morning light and setting sun. Cheers for tagging #NTaustralia, @savvy_social! #SeeAustralia #RedCentreNTView on Instagram Start the New Year feeling on a high! Ubirr is one of the many places in #Kakadu National Park that truly feels like a land that time forgot ✨ Home to some of the Park's most famous rock art, Ubirr is steeped in Aboriginal culture and tradition. The 1 kilometre circuit walk passes several art sites before leading up to this stunning lookout over the Nadab floodplain. With 360 degree views of the wetlands and rocky escarpment, the lookout is the ultimate place to sit back at #sunset and take in the changing colours of the surrounding landscape 🙌 Cheers for tagging #NTaustralia, @tonicutler! #SeeAustralia #TourismTopEnd #SeeKakaduView on Instagram The hidden beaches atop the northern point of @Australia’s rich #EastArnhemLand are hailed as some of the NT's and even the country's most remote and stunning coastlines. East Woody Beach (Galaru) and East Woody Island (Dhamitjinya), connected via sand banks, offer azure waters, expansive stretches of coastline, tropical sunsets, untouched forests, inland waterways and plenty of activities. Just 3 kilometres away is East Arnhem Land's main centre, #Nhulunbuy, where there are a handful of accommodation options available. Cheers for tagging #NTaustralia, @_markfitz! #SeeAustralia #TourismTopEndView on Instagram This is what peak hour looks like in the Red Centre! 😜🐪 Spot kangaroos and birds, watch the ranges glow under sunset skies and take in the peace of the desert on a camel ride through the Ilparpa Valley with @pyndan_camel_tracks, just outside of #AliceSprings. The camels are gentle and well trained, thanks to ‘camel man’ Marcus, who’s been working with them for 30 years. Cheers for tagging #NTaustralia, @talman! #SeeAustralia #RedCentreNTView on Instagram An evening of dining under the sparkling outback sky with views of #Uluru and #KataTjuta (#TheOlgas)... need we say more? Your Sounds of Silence dinner experience begins with canapes and sparkling wine served on a viewing platform overlooking the national park. As the sun sets and darkness falls to the sound of a didgeridoo, join your table of fellow travellers for an unforgettable night of food, aboriginal culture and star gazing ✨ Cheers for tagging #NTaustralia, @ExploreUluru! #SeeAustralia #RestaurantAustralia #ExploreUluruView on Instagram 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.