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Wilderness Adventures

Horizontal Falls and Kimberley Complete

15 Days Request Quote
Trip Code: GKCH15
  • Trip Highlights
  • Map & Itinerary
  • Travel & Accommodation

Trip Highlights

Spectacular Horizontal Falls

Board a high powered fast-boat to ride the massive tide at the spectacular Horizontal Falls.

Bungle Bungle Sunset Drinks

Enjoy sunset drinks and canapes overlooking the spectacular Bungle Bungle Massif as the colours turn from orange to red.

Soak in Zebedee Springs

Soak in hot pools of Zebedee Springs, a natural oasis in the heart of Kimberley.

Your Vacation Includes

  • Experiences in 20 destinations
  • Locally inspired dining - a total of 41 meals
  • Expert APT Driver-Guide
  • APT's Exclusive Network of Wilderness Lodges
  • Airport transfers and park fees

Map & Itinerary

Australia Map GKC15H 2020
Broome Return

Reverse Trip

Designed Exclusively for APT guests

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

These once-in-a-lifetime moments allow you to experience an unforgettable world of exclusive moments, incredible cultures and charming surprises

Arrive in Broome, where we meet you on arrival and transfer you to your hotel, Broome's iconic Cable Beach Club Resort and Spa. The rest of the day is yours to enjoy at leisure. This evening, a relaxed dinner gives you the chance to meet your fellow travellers.

Stay: Broome, Cable Beach Club Resort and Spa

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  • Dinner

Leave Broome this morning and head to the Boab Prison Tree, believed to be 1,500 years old. Continue along the Gibb River Road to Windjana Gorge, where ancient marine fossils lay embedded in the gorge walls. Next it's on to Tunnel Creek, Western Australia's oldest cave system. Wade through the cool waters that fill the tunnel and emerge on the other side to discover a serene oasis.

Stay: Fitzroy Crossing, Fitzroy River Lodge

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  • Lunch
  • Dinner
Cave opening with refelctions off creek, Tunnel Creek, WA

Travel to Danggu Geikie Gorge National Park today and explore incredible Geikie Gorge, famed for its towering walls that have been bleached white by the river when it floods. Afterwards, head to Halls Creek, before arriving at Purnululu National Park. Settle in to your lodge before an open-air dinner tonight.

Stay: Two Nights, APT's exclusive Bungle Bungle Wilderness Lodge

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

End your day of discovery by watching the sunset over the Bungle Bungle Range – with a glass of bubbly in hand, of course.


A full day has been set aside for you to explore Purnululu National Park today, starting with a walk along Piccaninny Creek. This winding gorge is set deep within the Bungle Bungle Range, offering unparalleled views of the beehive domes. Your next stop is Cathedral Gorge, a natural red rock amphitheatre created by millions of years of water erosion. This spacious cavern is renowned for its acoustics, and you'll see why as you wander through it.

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  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Set out on a hike to Echidna Chasm, a natural cleft in the rock that reaches a staggering 200 metres in height while only being one metre wide at certain points. Later, travel along the Spring Creek Track to Kununurra.

Stay: Two Nights, Kununurra Country Club Resort

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
Passengers walking in the Echidna Chasm

Travel to Lake Argyle and join a wildlife cruise on the mighty Ord River. From a modern shaded vessel, discover the area's ecological system that has developed from the damming of the Ord River at two locations. Later, enjoy sunset while cruising on Lake Kununurra. Keep an eye out for wildlife and soak up the views as your boat makes its way through winding creeks and picturesque lagoons.

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Visit Parry’s Lagoon this morning, home to an array of birdlife. Next it's on to Wyndham, where you'll soak up the views of the Cambridge Gulf from the Five Rivers Lookout. Stop for lunch before arriving at El Questro, a sprawling wilderness area which covers 700,000 acres. Afterwards, continue to Emma Gorge Resort, located in the heart of El Questro.

Stay: El Questro, Emma Gorge Resort

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Head to Zebedee Springs, a permanent natural thermal spring tucked away in a secluded pocket of rainforest. Relax as you soak in the hot springs and leave feeling refreshed.


Hike to Emma Gorge where you'll be rewarded with a swim beneath a towering droplet waterfall. Visit Zebedee Springs before continuing to the iconic Home Valley Station, crossing the Pentecost River along the way. Nestled in the midst of the sweeping Cockburn Range, it’s not hard to see why this immense cattle property was used as the setting for Baz Luhrmann’s blockbuster film, 'Australia'. Tonight, head to a spectacular viewpoint just in time for sunset. Soak up the breathtaking views with a glass of bubbly and watch as the ever-changing colours dance over the Cockburn Range.

Stay: Home Valley Station

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
4WD driving through Pentecost River in El Questro

Back on the Gibb River Road, ford the mighty Durack River, then turn off and travel north on the Kalumburu Road towards the isolated Mitchell Plateau. Along the way, stop at Drysdale River Station for lunch. Afterwards, enter a remote world of Livistona palm forests, beautiful lookouts, magnificent waterfalls and isolated swimming holes.

Stay: Two Nights, APT's exclusive Mitchell Falls Wilderness Lodge

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Soar over incredible Mitchell Falls on an included helicopter flight.


Today you have a full day to discover the beauty of Mitchell Falls, with its tiered waterfalls and Indigenous rock art. When available, local Indigenous guides will join the adventure. Begin with a guided hike to Little Mertens Falls to view rarely seen rock art. Continue to Big Mertens Falls before arriving at the incredible Mitchell Falls. Go for a swim in the pools above the falls then take an included helicopter flight over Mitchell Falls and the surrounding wilderness back to your 4WD vehicle (or if you prefer, hike back with your guide).

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Admire ancient Wandjina and Bradshaw (Gwion Gwion) rock art.


Visit Wandjina and Bradshaw (Gwion Gwion) rock art galleries and swim in the clear waters at King Edward River. Cross Drysdale River and arrive at Drysdale River Station.

Stay: Drysdale River Station

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
Close Up of Rock Art at Jar Island

At Manning Gorge, you’ll enjoy lunch in the shade of boab trees. Look out for the region’s bird life and enjoy a refreshing swim in the pristine water under paperbarks. Continue to Galvans Gorge, where a short walk leads to a picturesque waterhole, the ideal spot for a refreshing swim.

Stay: Two Nights, APT's exclusive Bell Gorge Wilderness Lodge

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

Back on the Gibb River Road, travel to Bell Gorge, where spectacular cliffs surround a series of tiered waterholes. Should you be feeling particularly energetic, you may take the opportunity to hike to the lower pool of the gorge and enjoy a relaxing dip below the cascading waterfall.

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Back on the Gibb River Road, travel through the Wilinggin King Leopold Range Conservation Park to Derby, where you will visit the Mowanjum Art and Culture Centre. Tonight, enjoy a farewell dinner at your resort.

Stay: Broome, Cable Beach Club Resort and Spa

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
Line of camels taking tourists for a ride along the beach at sunset, WA

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Take a scenic seaplane flight to Horizontal Falls then ride the rapids on an exhilarating high-powered fast boat.


Start your day with a spectacular half-day scenic seaplane flight to Horizontal Falls, admiring the stunning scenery as you fly in over the bay. Described by Sir David Attenborough as “one of the greatest natural wonders of the world”, explore the astounding falls on an exhilarating fast boat ride. Experience the intense 12-metre tidal currents rushing through two narrow coastal gorges. Later in Broome, be transferred to the airport for your flight home.

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Travel & Accommodation

Exclusive Wilderness Lodges

APT's network of secluded Wilderness Lodges are perfectly placed in the key Kimberley locations.

Guaranteed Small Group Touring

With a maximum of just 22 guests, you'll be treated as an individual with personalised attention at every step.

Custom-designed 4WD vehicles

Our specially engineered Mercedes Benz vehicles have an impeccable reliability record, traversing the roughest terrain.

Our people are passionate about dreaming up once-in-a-lifetime experiences for our guests and making them possible