Darwin The Local One Loop Special
Important Information
On which days does the tour operate?

Big Bus Tours Darwin operates
March-11 November-Monday - Saturday
12 November - 31 January: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday & Saturday. Closed- Xmas day, Boxing Day and New Year’s Day.
February: Monday, Wednesday- Saturday

Morning Bus: 9:00am, frequency every 60 Minutes until 11am
Afternoon Bus: 12:00pm, frequency every 90 minutes until 3pm (finishes 4:30pm)

If unexpected closures due to special events or extreme weather conditions arise, information will be published on our website.

Where can I start the tour?

The main starting point is Stop #1: Tourist Information Centre. You'll find this at the corner of Smith St and Bennett St (southern side of The Mall). However, you can join the tour at any of our hop-on, hop-off stops.

What can I see and visit?

Big Bus Tours Darwin takes you to some of the city's best landmarks and attractions, including Mindil Beach Sunset Markets, Crocosaurus Cove, the Military Museum, the Botanic Gardens, Cullen Bay Marina and the Museum & Art Gallery of the Northern Territory.

What is the child ticketing policy?

As a promotional offer, up to 2 child tickets (aged 5 - 15 years) will be included with every adult ticket purchased. For each additional child, a child ticket is available for children aged between 5 and 15 years. All children must be accompanied by an adult. Children aged 4 years and under may travel free of charge. Children aged 15 years and under must be accompanied by an adult. Strollers and pushchairs must be folded and stowed on the lower deck.

Is there a commentary available in my language?

Pre-recorded, English commentary is broadcast via speakers on all buses.

Do I need to specify a date for travel?

Your ticket must be used between 1 December 2021 - 31 January 2022.

What is your policy in the event of bad weather?

With the exception of extreme weather conditions that would jeopardize safety, our tours operate in all weather, rain or shine. Refunds due to weather will not be granted unless the service is suspended as a result of weather.

I bought the ticket but it’s for someone else. It has my name on it, is this ok?

You're all set! Simply show your voucher(s) to any member of on-street staff who will scan the QR code and hand over your yellow Big Bus Tour tickets. Don't lose them, they're like gold (cash) and cannot be replaced.


To request a refund please follow the below instructions:

Please email your request to: bookingsupport@bigbustours.com

Please include the following details:

Customer name
Customer email address
Date of sale
Order reference number
The reason for requesting refund - please provide as much information as possible.


Hop on our Local One-Loop Special bus tour to explore the sights of Darwin from our open-top bus! Please note: This ticket is available to redeem for a limited time only, between 1 December 2021–31 January 2022. Two children can travel free with every adult ticketholder. The ticket is valid for 1 x one-loop ride on our open-top bus tour (choose between our 60-minute morning tour or our 90-minute afternoon tour). Local One-Loop Special ticketholders cannot hop on on and hop off the bus during their tour loop.

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