Things to do
The variety of things to do and see in the area keeps attracting visitors year after year, so why not see this beautiful area for yourself and plan an exciting trip here? Within Batchelor, take the kids to the Butterfly and Petting Farm where the whole family can admire a colourful assortment of butterflies and get up close and personal with a variety of small animals. The tropical gardens make for a nice stroll and there are also several pretty waterfalls. The Coomalie Cultural Centre has lots of interesting information and displays about Aboriginal culture, including arts and crafts.
Litchfield National Park is known for its incredibly lovely waterfalls, include Florence Falls, Wangi Falls, Tolmer Falls, Surprise Creek Falls, and Sandy Creek Falls. There are plenty of opportunities to take a cool, refreshing dip in the water, and visitors can also find lots of pretty places to relax in stunning surroundings. Buley Rockhole is another perfect place for swimming. There are some great walking tracks for you to really explore the bush and enjoy nature, and you will probably see a wide selection of birds as well as insects and other creatures. The intriguing Magnetic Termite Mounds are a must for anyone who likes to see wondrous creations of nature, and the large rock formations of the Lost City are a dramatic sight.
Does all this sound appealing? If so, get your flight to Darwin booked, tick your Batchelor / Litchfield National Park hotel off your to-do list, and let Mother Nature blow you away!
Hotels in Batchelor start at AU$75 per night. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.