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Walk Darwin

#36 of 120 Tours in Darwin
Open Now: 7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
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Exploring a city on foot provides visitors the opportunity to discover hidden treasures that would otherwise be missed when driving. A guided walk ensures you'll really experience a city, it's history, people and sights. Walk Darwin are locals...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent an excellent 2 hours plus with John. John was extremely passionate about Darwin and it's history and we really enjoyed the walk and what we learnt. I would highly recommend this walk.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 23 December 2018 via mobile

This is a great wander around Darwin with a friendly and informative guide. John’s knowledge about early Darwin settlement,WW2 involvement, the aviation pioneers, cyclone Tracy... and more... was excellent. I learnt more about Darwin’s history in two hours than I learned in twelve months when...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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WalkDarwin, Owner at Walk Darwin, responded to this reviewResponded 25 December 2018

Thank you for your kind review. John enjoys telling people about the city he has called home for almost 20 years. We hope you have a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year and enjoy the rest of your time in Darwin on this...More

Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

We did the Darwin Heritage Walk and found it to be a very informative insight into the history of Darwin, cyclones and WWII. Had we not done this tour then we would have simply bypassed many places of interest and missed much of what Darwin...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Danish64
WalkDarwin, Owner at Walk Darwin, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2018

Thank you for your review. John enjoys showing people the city and telling of its history and heritage, it helps to explore with a local.

Reviewed 21 October 2018

This is an excellent, informative and well-researched tour covering the history of the gardens and many of the plants and wildlife living in the gardens. Yvonne, our guide, could answer all of our questions, and guide us through some stunning seasonal flowerings - of the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 14 October 2018

Sure the pools and the markets and the food are all great but Darwin has something else to offer - a totally fascinating history. And in the hands of John, our walking tour guide, Darwin's history comes to life over two extremely enjoyable hours, full...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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WalkDarwin, Owner at Walk Darwin, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2018

Thank you for the review. We are very happy that you and your son enjoyed the walk with us. Darwin is such an interesting place.

Reviewed 1 October 2018

A relaxed opportunity to learn more about the history of the gardens and some key features. It provides a springboard to further explore those areas that you are interested in. The talk was informative and conducted at a good pace. Questions were happily welcomed. A...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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WalkDarwin, Owner at Walk Darwin, responded to this reviewResponded 1 October 2018

We are very happy you enjoyed your walk through the gardens. It is a pleasure for us to be able to show the hidden delights of the George Brown Darwin Botanic Gardens. There is a lot to see.

Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

Interesting and informative. A great way to hear about the history of Darwin, the bombing during WW2, Cyclones and much more. John our tour guide was most professional, well experienced and very knowledgeable. The tour company were most accommodating providing a tour for my husband...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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WalkDarwinTours, Owner at Walk Darwin, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2018

Thank you for the great review. We enjoy showing off our city and tellling people of its past and what it is like to live here.

Reviewed 17 September 2018

Very enjoyable 1 hour free guided tour of the Botanic Gardens by Walk Darwin funded by the government. This is not a serious botanic tour but an easy paced overview with history about the gardens and advice as to other sections that may be of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Paul Y
Reviewed 31 August 2018

A one hour walking tour in the heat was not something that I had planned but very pleased that we took the tour. The guide was knowledgeable and interesting and we walked at a pace that was easy to keep up with. Most enjoyable, as...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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WalkDarwinTours, Owner at Walk Darwin, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2018

Thank you, the gardens are beautifuil at this time of year and our guides love showing it off to its best. And we agree the cool drinks afterwards are enjoyable as well.

Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

This was an enjoyable walk around many of the city's historic buildings. Although we had been to some of them before, Betty the guide had stories and information which gave us a much better picture of what life was like in earlier times. We were...More

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