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Darwin Explorer

Address: Darwin Tourist Office, Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
Phone Number: 0416140903
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$28*
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Ranked #17 of 49 Sightseeing Tours in Darwin
Type: Bus tours, Sightseeing Tours
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Type: Bus tours, Sightseeing Tours
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014 via mobile

Well worth the trip great value for money ..highly recommended to anyone visiting Darwin .. The trip was packed with history and culture . This was the highlight of our tour in dar in

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Limerick, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

The whole journey was exceptional from the time we met our driver Mat to the minute our tour was over ,we can not fault the explorer .Can I also say the trip was very child friendly as we had our son with us and he enjoyed every minute of it ..THank you again

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

The explorer was an unexpected joy of my tour of Darwin, as a new resident of the city I wanted to see as much of it as possible and I wasn't disappointed. A great afternoon spent enjoying the sights and at great value, very informative guide and a pleasant and enjoyable experience. Would highly recommend it on your trip to... More 

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Miraflores - SPAIN
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152 attraction reviews
485 helpful votes 485 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

With an unexpected couple of day in Darwin before flying offshore I decided to go for the " Hop on hop off experiance "and to do it on a open top double decker bus was just a little bit extra special. After checking out the website I was ready to dip my toe into the NT Aussie Darwin history. The... More 

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Emerald, Victoria, Australia
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5 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

Brilliant!!! A MUST do when in Darwin. A "Hop on - Hop off" bus tour, double decker bus , that stops at 10 most popular attractions/sights in and around Darwin. Operated by 4 awesome guys, you can be assured of a terrific time. Tickets are either 24hr or 48hr ones, so if you miss something, you can always jump aboard... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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12 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

I really enjoyed this tour., I thought it would be very uncomfortable on an non airconditioned bus. I was happy to see the upper deck was covered and cool and breezy. The recorded information was both interesting and entertaining. The location of the tourist stops were good, but the drivers were exceptional! Friendly, and very helpful. I was very impressed... More 

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Perth, Australia
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5 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

The commentary was good - pretty comprehensive and the route gave a good look at quite a bit of Darwin. It is a good view from the top of the bus. We have used the hop on, hop off bus in many cities and usually it is a great way to see a new place. Unfortunately, this one left us... More 

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Berlin, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

This tour is just fantastic you can either go on the 60min tour that runs at certain times or you go on the 90min tour which adds in the east point reserve and the military museum, you can get a ticket for 24 or 48 hours. and can hop off at any of the stops and get back on with... More 

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Smithfield, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

As we only had a day and a half in Darwin enroute to Thailand we arranged tickets for the red double decker bus. So glad we did - a great way to see the sights hopping on and off. Museums were great and our bus drivers were extremely helpful. Commentary was also good. Would thoroughly recommend this tour as a... More 

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North Queensland
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

The bus is red! It's an open air double decker but with shade fitted over the top for a hot sunny day in Darwin. Great value and a perfect way to see the sights in town. Hop and off for 24 or 48 hours.

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