Discover this gorgeous region of Australia with a car rental at Darwin Airport offer. In Australia, the city of Darwin has one of the countries youngest populations and this significantly contributes to its distinctly cheerful vibe. It has year round warm weather which averages about 32 degrees Celsius. From November to May the weather can be best described as sultry and from May to October the weather gets balmy.
Darwin International Airport is the only airport which serves the city, it is also the busiest port of entry that serves the Northern Territory and overall, it is the 10th busiest airport on the continent of Australia. It is located in the northern suburbs, about 8 miles or 13 km from the city centre. The airport has a cargo terminal, a domestic terminal as well as an international terminal. The passenger terminals have quite a few cafeterias and shops. Peak periods can be hectic so make sure you arrange a car hire service before you set off on your trip.
The city is unique in that it is not the tough Outback frontier town which a number of people might be expecting to find. Regardless of its small size, the city has everything that you would expect from a city in Australia. The amenities include trendy cafes, international restaurants, a casino at the side of the beach, marinas and shopping malls. It is small, very friendly and projects a vibe that is very laid back. It is quite easy to get around in the city as everything that you want or need is just a short distance away.
Below are a few things that you can do in the city. Transportation is not even required for visiting the majority of these places, in the event that you do not mind doing a bit of walking. For the adventurous, the Cycling Club organizes a number of group tours around the city on its many cycling tracks. In addition, there is the Darwin Crocodile Farm which is located in Palmerston, just about 25 miles from the city center. It features in excess of 30,000 freshwater and sea crocodiles and it is the largest farm of this type in all of Australia. The city also boasts several national parks that offer breathtaking landscapes and amazing wildlife.