5 Reasons to visit the Northern Territory

Reasons to visit the Northern Territory

5 Reasons to visit the Northern Territory Australia

1. The Breathtakingly Beautiful Waterfalls and Swimming Holes

The harsh deserts of the Red Centre of Australia is set off by the Top End, rich with lush tropical forests, stunning waterfalls and swimming holes unlike any you have ever seen!  Edith Falls, Florence Falls, Wangi Falls, Gunlom Falls as well as Buley hole and Katherine Gorge such are some of the amazing waterways of the Northern Territory you must visit!

2. The Spectacular Sunrises and Sunsets

Gaze upon the glorious sun as the light slowly illuminates the desert features, magically resurrecting them to life!  In the same way, as the grand rocks of the desert are thrown into silhouettes by the darkness at dusk, enjoy the show the skies put on for you every day!  

3. Endless Adventures

The Red Center and the Top End that constitute the Northern Territory of Australia is full of opportunities for the adventure lover!  Hiking on gigantic rugged geological features of the region will leave you marvelling at the hand of nature and reward you with splendid panoramas.  Adrenalin pumping 4WD safaris over sparse terrain will be your memorable adventure for a lifetime.

For more information on tours to the grand rocks of the Northern Territory, please visit the following websites;

4. Learning About the Oldest Civilization on Earth

Walk the ancestral land of the Aboriginal people and learn about the life, culture, history, spirituality, art, skills and sustainability of the traditional owners of these lands!  The following are some of the experiences that will give you a glimpse into their lifestyle;

  • Bush tucker talks
  • Didgeridoo demonstration
  • Basket weaving demonstration
  • Boomerang throwing life skill demonstration
  • Guluyumbi cruise along the East Alligator River with a Bininj guide
  • 50,000-year-old sacred Mawurndaddja rock art series

5. Amazing Astronomy Tours

Get the unforgettable experience of Outback Astronomy.  With a million stars above your head on the desert sky, Central Australia offers some of the best night skies in the world.  The Earth Sanctuary’s award-winning astronomy tours offer a memorable experience for anyone who has a keen eye on the sky and wants to know more about our home galaxy and beyond. 

For more information on the astronomy tours, please visit the following website;