4 days in Australian Capital Territory & Northern Territory Itinerary

4 days in Australian Capital Territory & Northern Territory Itinerary

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4 days in Australian Capital Territory & Northern Territory Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Drive:  4​h 30​min
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Nicholls
— Few hours
Fly:  8​h 30​min
2
Darwin
— 1 day
Drive:  3​h 30​min
3
Katherine
— 1 night
Fly:  7​h
4
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
— 1 day
Fly:  5​h 30​min
End: Sydney

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Nicholls

Nicholls ©
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Fri): get engrossed in the history at Australian War Memorial and then get a sense of history and politics at Parliament of Australia.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Nicholls trip itinerary maker .

Sydney to Nicholls is an approximately 3.5-hour car ride. Traveling from Sydney in June, things will get little chillier in Nicholls: highs are around 15°C and lows about 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Darwin.

Things to do in Nicholls

Museums

Side Trip

Canberra
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Australian War Memorial ©
Australian War Memorial
Parliament of Australia ©
Parliament of Australia

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Darwin

Darwin ©
The smallest of Australia’s state capitals, Darwin has nevertheless become an attractive and important urban center, being simultaneously one of the country’s most modernized cities and a gateway to both the Top End region and South East Asia.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sat): see the world from above with a helicopter tour, then enjoy the sand and surf at Mindil Beach, then get engrossed in the history at RFDS Darwin Tourist Facility, and finally make a trip to Magnetic Termite Mounds.

To see maps, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Darwin trip planner.

Explore your travel options from Nicholls to Darwin with the Route module. Prepare for warmer weather when traveling from Nicholls in June: high temperatures in Darwin hover around 36°C and lows are around 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can go by car to Katherine.

Things to do in Darwin

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Magnetic Termite Mounds
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Mindil Beach ©
Mindil Beach
Magnetic Termite Mounds ©
Magnetic Termite Mounds
RFDS Darwin Tourist Facility ©
RFDS Darwin Tourist Facility

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Katherine

Katherine ©
Katherine is a town in Northern Territory, Australia. Start off your visit on the 16th (Sun): take an unforgettable tour with a helicopter tour, take in the exciting artwork at Top Didj Cultural Experience & Art Gallery, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Edith Falls.

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You can drive from Darwin to Katherine in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Darwin in June since evenings lows in Katherine dip to 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) so you can travel to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park.

Things to do in Katherine

Nature Parks Outdoors
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Edith Falls ©
Edith Falls
Helicopter Tours

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Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park ©
For quintessential Outback scenery and culture, you can't beat a holiday in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, a World Heritage Site.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Mon): hike along Uluru Hiking Path, get engrossed in the history at Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre, then trek along Kuniya Walk, and finally don't miss a visit to Uluru.

To find other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park trip itinerary website .

Getting from Katherine to Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park by flight takes about 7 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and car; or drive. Traveling from Katherine in June, expect nights in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to be slightly colder, around 7°C, while days are much colder, around 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Parks Nature Trails
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Uluru ©
Uluru
Uluru Hiking Path ©
Uluru Hiking Path
Kuniya Walk ©
Kuniya Walk

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