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Tour Tub operates a 5 hour Darwin City Explorer Tour visiting major attractions in the Darwin area. Guides will provide interesting commentary about Darwin's colourful past.
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
50 Mitchell St, Darwin, Northern Territory 0800, Australia
+61 8 8985 6322
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Reviewed 16 June 2017

Our tour guide was great. Very knowledgeable. The itinerary was really varied and covered a lot of ground. You really got a sense of the town, the museums and what Darwin has to offer. Fabulous way to experience Darwin, especially if you only have a...More

Thank Mikyla G
Reviewed 31 May 2017

They say the opal is the jewel of Coober Pedy, well we think we have found the jewel of Darwin. We had a wonderful day with Dan who went over and above his responsibilities. His knowledge of local history, attractions and plantlife, and the manner...More

Thank Alice C
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Had a wonderful time with dan who drove us on our tour atoned the town of Darwin From the Adelaidians

Thank sandy_s001
Darwin_Tours, Front Office Manager at Tour Tub, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2017

Hi Sandy, Thank you for your review. Dan is a great guide, we are pleased to hear you had such an enjoyable time with us while you were in Darwin.

Reviewed 17 May 2017

Dan, our driver, gave us a great tour. His knowledge was impressive, yet he was always listening to people and their knowledge to improve his own. He went over our time by an hour because he wanted us to appreciate Darwin. Definately would recommend this...More

Thank ajb30302017
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

An excellent day exploring 6 of Darwin's tourist highlight including the WWII Oil Storage Tunnels, Art Gallery & Museum, Fanny Bay Goal and War & Aircraft Museums. Our guide Dan did a great job - thanks for the day out.

Thank Lawrie63
Darwin_Tours, Front Office Manager at Tour Tub, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2017

Hi, Thank you for your recent review, this tour is a real eye opener for people who don't know a lot about Darwin's history. Pleased you enjoyed the WWII Oil Storage tunnels.

Reviewed 5 April 2017

From the moment we were picked up until the moment we were dropped off, Dan made a his tour an absolute delight. His obvious passion in what he was telling us about, to the obvious respect given to him at the many "on and off"...More

Thank alyssiaburley
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Dan took us to such a variety of sights, we felt we really saw a diverse Darwin during the tour and it was a fantastic introduction to the city for our first visit.

Thank Mautosee
Reviewed 30 November 2016

Wonderful day spent with Dan and his Tour Tub. Very knowledgeable and witty. My wife has trouble walking and his assistance was much appreciated. His onboard commentary was full of anecdotes and his knowledge of aboriginal herbal healing was second to none. Overall an excellent...More

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Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

Excellent tour. Dan is even more interesting than the places that we visited. Very knowledgeable person. Was great listening to his comments. Thanks a lot. Olivier & familyMore

Thank ZeitounInOman
Darwin_Tours, Front Office Manager at Tour Tub, responded to this reviewResponded 10 November 2016

Hi Olivier, Thanks for taking the time to leave Dan and the Darwin City Explorer a review! We're happy to hear that you and your family had an interesting day taking in Darwin's sights and attractions. Hope you enjoyed your stay here! Kind regards, the...More

Reviewed 5 November 2016

this was an excellent tour in a coaster bus with tour guide/driver Dan. could not have asked for a more talented experienced guide for our day tour of the town and its museums. he made a usually informative but staid tour a top day. Thanks...More

1  Thank laurasangels7
Darwin_Tours, Front Office Manager at Tour Tub, responded to this reviewResponded 10 November 2016

Hi laurasangels7! Thank you for your lovely kind words regarding Dan and the Darwin City Explorer, we appreciate you taking the time to leave a review. Kind regards, Nellie

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Response from JoHebditch | Reviewed this property |
I am sure they do tours from cruise ships. Robert the owner is very accomodating just email them. Its a fantastic tour.