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Scenic flights in Darwin: A guide to where, when and the best deals
Everything you need to know about flying over Darwin’s top sights.
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Some parts of the Northern Territory have to be seen from the air. Taking to the sky is the only way you can appreciate the curves of the rivers and the scale of the national parks.
A few companies operate scenic flights in and around Darwin that present sights like Kakadu National Park and even the beehive-shaped Bungle Bungles in their best light.
Here are a few of the top options.
Scenic flights in Darwin deals
Where can I do scenic flights in Darwin?
- Kakadu Air – Kakadu National Park
- Kookaburra Air – Darwin, Bungle Bungles, Katherine Gorge, Kakadu National Park, Litchfield Park
- The Scenic Flight Company – East Alligator River, Jabiru, Twin Falls
Our top picks:
Best for value: Northern Territory Outback Floatplane and Airboat Tour from Darwin, Outback Floatplane Adventures from Viator
- Spend five hours exploring the forests and wetlands of the Northern Territory for $695 per person
- Experience a water landing on Sweets Lagoon
- Zip around the lagoon on a high-speed airboat
- Relax with a BBQ breakfast or lunch
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Scenic flights in Darwin companies compared
|Outback Floatplane Adventures||Viator||$695||Darwin||Half-day|
|The Scenic Flight Company||Direct||$130 - $400||Jabiru||30 minutes - two hours||N/A|
|Kookaburra Air||Direct||$160 - $1485||Darwin Airport||30 minutes to full days.||N/A|
|Kakadu Air||Direct||$150 - $750||Jabiru, Cooinda||30 minutes to full days.||N/A|
Feature image: The Scenic Flight Company
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