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Litchfield National Park

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Litchfield Park Rd, Batchelor, Northern Territory 0845, Australia
+61 8 8980 6000
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Originally home to the Aboriginal Wagait people, this national park's major attractions are its monsoon rainforest, magnificent streams and waterfalls, and historic ruins.
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Litchfield Park Rd, Batchelor, Northern Territory 0845, Australia
+61 8 8980 6000
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited on New Years Day. Free to enter highlights are well signposted but you do need a car to visit most. Hiking trails are laid out around each of the parks highlights. The termite mounds are quite incredible. We also spent some time in the...More

Thank Heather R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

See the incredible, giant termite mounds standing several metres above the ground. Visit Buley Rock Pools for splash around in the cool water and Florence Falls for a swimming race to the waterfall. Not to mention beautiful natural scenery. Definitley put this on your sight...More

1  Thank Matt G
Reviewed 15 December 2017

We visited Litchfield during one day. The roads are good, the areas to stop are well signposted and car parking was great, apart from at the Buley Rockholes, as they were understandably really popular on a hot Sunday afternoon ! There is just loads to...More

Thank cheshiretraveller57
Reviewed 13 November 2017

Amazing scenery, rock paintings, waterfalls (more spectacular in the Wet season), an abandoned tin mine, natural pools to relax in (it's always HOT). We did a lot of walking on well marked trails. The four of us drove out from Darwin and no trouble navigating...More

Thank Randy2620
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

Thanks to JOEY we had a brilliant day out - despite the rain! Loved the waterfalls and learning about aboriginal face art!

Thank Fiona J
Reviewed 9 November 2017

We hired a car for the week, and planned activities, day trips.'What A Great Day Trip, Out To Litchfield National Park from Darwin, about hour and a half. There is parking, picnic areas, and toilet facilities through out the national park. As you enter the...More

1  Thank 336robynd
Reviewed 9 November 2017

I found the park a great place to visit, the roads are all good bitumen all the way so you don't need a 4wd vehicle to go there unless you are planning some off road touring, but a visit to the waterfalls and swimming holes...More

1  Thank Lyle G
Reviewed 9 November 2017

So much to see even though we only had 2 wheel drive.Very quiet at this time of year so avoided the crowds.Wangi Falls a blight for a swim

Thank Heather E
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Litchfield is within driving distance of Darwin and can allow for a day trip or longer. Self drove via Batchelor and did the round trip back to Darwin via Berry Springs. Many spectacular spots to visit, better if you have a 4wd as you can...More

Thank Krysia P
Reviewed 7 November 2017

when visiting Litchfield National park, make sure you visit Wangi Falls. We visited in the beginning of the wet season November. Both falls were running and the and the pool below was amazing. You can swim in this pool. A small café is available at...More

Thank dburrell01
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29 August 2016|
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Response from PauBlanch | Reviewed this property |
We just went there a month ago with a tiny 2WD. Almost all roads are sealed. A 4WD would be advisable if you want to get into the Park from the north along Cox Peninsula Rd; but if as 99% of visitors you come through... More
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30 June 2016|
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Response from Bev W | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is showers and toilets
21 June 2016|
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Response from marcopolo111 | Reviewed this property |
For Litchfield it is an easy daily trip if you rent a car. For Jabiru and Katherine you may need three days, with one overnight in one of the two lodges in Jabiru or Yellow Water an one in Darwin. The distances are not... More