Darwin Botanic Gardens, Darwin
(3.8/5 based on 500+ reviews on the web)
Experience one of the Australia's most interesting planting areas at Darwin Botanic Gardens. On over 42 hectares (103 acres) from the sea to an inland plateau, you'll find natural marine and estuary plants, a rarity in botanic gardens. Take a self-guided tour to watch marine birds and view 11 species of cycad plants. Walk around the waterfall and ponds of the Rainforest Gully, where you can see many of the 450 species of palm trees the Gardens contain. Admire coastal plants and a mangrove near the gardens' beach. A shady playground is also available to entertain children. Make sure you put on sunscreen and insect repellent before your visit. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Darwin Botanic Gardens and many more Darwin attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Darwin vacation planner.
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  • This is a very nice botanic garden and there is a nice coffee shop set in a previous church.Nice walk on a warm weather day. Interesting display of native plants 
  • The gardens were enjoyable with plants & flowers suited to the hotter climate. The Pond & Fountain was a cool distraction on a hot day. Lovely Cafe in the grounds of the Botanic Gardens. 
  • These are a short bus ride from the city and about a ten minute walk from the bus stop. A walk around these well kept gardens is a lovely cool experience. There are great displays of tropical and othe...  more »