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Northern Territory Indigenous Day Tours

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Address: 74 Esplanade, Darwin, Northern Territory 0800, Australia
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+61 8 8983 1434

Learn the real story. Northern Territory Indigenous Tours’ owner, guide and...

Learn the real story. Northern Territory Indigenous Tours’ owner, guide and former park ranger, Tess Atie, offers generations of knowledge about the Top End and outback on these unique indigenous tours. Aboriginal guided day trips to Territory Wildlife Park, Woolaning Spring and Litchfield National Park depart from your Darwin hotel every day. Tess invites you to experience inspiration, education and adventure in comfort and safety on her family's rugged and beautiful country.

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I would highly recommend for any one to take this tour as it was amazing day given to us by Tess .She had her mother and daughter come along and as being Darwin Cup day my Partner... read more

Reviewed August 14, 2016
Hobart, Australia

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Hobart, Australia
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10 reviews
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Reviewed August 14, 2016

I would highly recommend for any one to take this tour as it was amazing day given to us by Tess .She had her mother and daughter come along and as being Darwin Cup day my Partner Fred Keating and myself were the only ones on the tour.It was just one happy family and so relaxed.No rushing and was given... More 

Thank Millymay1
Sydney, Australia
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3 reviews
Reviewed August 8, 2016

Our family (parents and three children aged 14, 12 and 9) had a wonderful trip to Litchfield National park. Greg and Chrisney (an Aboriginal guide) were great to be with and we learned about local Aboriginal culture and history at the same time. Seeing the bush and country both within and outside the National Park, swimming at a beautiful waterfall... More 

Thank CL150
Copenhagen, Denmark
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3 reviews
Reviewed August 4, 2016

My familie and I went one this tour (wife and 2 children 17 and 14). We hade a super Day with Tess and Greg. They were very informative and it was a nice private tour. Espesially the lunch at here privat spot in the outback.

Thank RasmusHr
Gosford, Australia
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21 reviews
15 attraction reviews
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Reviewed July 12, 2016

I went and did a tour with Tess in 2013 which was amazing, when I booked for this year Tess couldnt take us due to other commitments, but she organised her neice to take us into Litchfield National Park, she was anazing and the things she told us was very interesting, I would reconmend this tour to anyone

Thank AlisonMeech
Sydney, Australia
1 review
Reviewed July 11, 2016

This tour is special and was just what we needed to get away from cold Sydney and experience country We were picked up at our hotel and driven to the National Park. Our guides Chrisney and Greg showed us around rivers, waterfalls, termite mounds, a tin mine amd cascades It was good to spend time with the vivacious Chrisney, the... More 

Thank TJPitt
Perth, Australia
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5 reviews
Reviewed July 3, 2016

Our guide and driver was the most enthusiastic Chrissney. she bucked the trend of "Fact and Figures", and gave us a unique perspective of this beautiful Park, and her family's connection to it. we feel privileged to have been allowed to share in the history of her family. It has also to be commended that the tour was undertaken with... More 

Thank WilloJillo
1 review
Reviewed June 30, 2016

Great 'guide' and you beaut cook! If you have a tinny as well, you are perfect!! Chrisney (sp?) is a top driver with plenty of experience. A great day.

Thank John F
Brisbane, Australia
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3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviewed June 30, 2016

My first time reviewing anything, but really wanted to plug these guys. I've been on heaps of tours in NT and elsewhere and this for sure was one to remember. Our tour leader Chrisney was fantastic. Not like some tour leaders who just give you a rehearsed speech about each place you go, she was genuine and friendly, sharing personal... More 

Thank AlanaJayne87
Gold Coast, Australia
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Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

A wonderful day seeing Litchfield Park with a very special lady. This was the highlight of my visit to Darwin. A day with Tess is a learning experience and a deep joy.

Thank Judy K
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Reviewed June 27, 2016

We wanted a day tour to Litchfield National Park with someone who could give us some history and had local knowledge, but we did not want to be with 30 other people in a huge bus. This day out proved to be exactly what we wanted. A group of just 8 of us joined Tess (the owner) and her husband... More 

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