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Litchfield National Park

#1 of 5 things to do in Batchelor Features Animals
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 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lots to see , just depends what is open, check with the local shops/ accommodation. Beautiful waterfalls, walks etc. take water, mozzie spray, hat. Can be a 2 day outing if all are open !

Thank SusanneAkehurst
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Litchfield is an easily accessible must do in the Top End. Generally prefer more secluded places but the beauty of Litchfield is hard to pass up. We camped in the 'Old 4wd campground' and as the name suggests, it no longer requires 4wd to access....More

Thank Dan P
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

1 1/2 hours out of Darwin is this lovely National Park full of rugged sandstone escarpments and lovely cool swimming holes. Our favourite was Florence falls with a waterfall and swimming hole surrounded by lush forests with a large amount of fish near you as...More

Thank DJ 2
Reviewed 12 May 2017

Chose from waterfalls and creeks to swim in! All are fantastic!! Litchfield National Park is a truly magical place!!! Allow at least 3 days to enjoy a swim in each of the major spots. Please note- the walk to the Cascades upper pool is rocky...More

Thank flurogreen
Reviewed 10 May 2017

It's small compared to some of the larger and more "famous" national parks in Australia, but it definitely has something to offer. While there are termite mounds all over the outback and northern Australia, the ones here have viewing platforms and special that they are...More

Thank Adele H
Reviewed 8 May 2017

We walked an easy 2 minutes from the car park to see Florence Falls from a look out above, but didn't swim there. They looked stunning from the look out above and being at the end of the wet season they were full of water....More

1  Thank Laura R
Reviewed 8 May 2017

We found the drive onto the park a bit same old and the scenery was nothing to rave about but there are some really beautiful parts once you are there which make it worth it.Wangi Falls is absolutely lovely and though we could not swim...More

Thank hbrisbane
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Our tour guide Rowan was fabulous, friendly, funny and knowledgeable. The tour included a boat ride with Pat, our own 'Crocodile Dundee' who introduced us to his jumping crocodiles, an amazing experience. We swam in pristine water holes and had prawns and champers whilst watching...More

Thank Karen M
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

So many beautiful places and unlike kakadu they are all pretty close together! Some of the attractions were still closed as this is the end of wet season but a great day out.

Thank Hailsk2411
Reviewed 1 May 2017

1.5 hours in comfortabnle tour bus to reach the park. A couple of great waterfalls. and termite mounds, and the overall terrain. We were blessed with a terrific tour guide. from AAT Kings. Thanks for a great day Paul. the information he imparted was great.

Thank 22JPR22
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Do you need a 4wd for the park? Really not sure which way to go....
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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Alana H
Hi is there showers and toilets for campers
30 June 2016|
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Response from Bev W | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is showers and toilets
Hi Alana, so we don't need to do this as part of a tour? How much time would you allow? Any tips for Darwin, Katherine Jabiru? many thanks
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