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Luxury

Kimberley Complete with Grand Kimberley Coast

Broome to Kununurra
24 Days Request Quote
Trip Code: GKKCB24
  • Trip Highlights
  • Map & Itinerary
  • Travel & Accommodation

Trip Highlights

Bungle Bungle Sunset Drinks

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

Phenomenal Montgomery Reef

Witness the tidal phenomenon of Montgomery Reef as it rises out of the water.

King George River and Falls

Explore the sandstone gorge carved by King George River to the 80 metre cascade of King George Falls, the highest in WA.

Your Vacation Includes

  • Experiences in 30 destinations
  • Locally inspired dining - a total of 67 meals
  • A wide range of onboard beverages on board cruise
  • Expert APT driver-guide and 10-member expedition team
  • APT's exclusive network of Wilderness Lodges
  • Daily excursions on Zodiac vessels
  • Airport transfers, port charges and park fees
  • In 2019 this trip was split into two options please refer to GKISBD25 or GKCSBD25

Map & Itinerary

Australia Map GKKCB24 2020
Broome to Kununurra

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. The rest of the day is at leisure, before a welcome dinner.

Stay: Broome, Cable Beach Club Resort Spa

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Your adventure commences today with a visit to Windjana Gorge. Later, continue to Tunnel Creek and wade through its cool waters.

Stay: Fitzroy Crossing, Fitzroy River Lodge

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View across a gorge of water with trees and rock faces on either side, WA

Today's highlight is a cruise along Geikie Gorge, home to unique flora and fauna.

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

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Toast the day with a glass of bubbly as the sun sets over the Bungle Bungle Range.


Today starts with a walk along Piccaninny Creek, before stopping at Cathedral Gorge. You might like to take a helicopter flight over the Bungle Bungle Range (own expense). Tonight, enjoy a special Signature Experience.

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Join a hike along a Livistona palm-fringed trail into the natural cleft that is Echidna Chasm. Then it's on to Kununurra.

Stay: Two Nights, Kununurra Country Club Resort

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Passengers walking in the Echidna Chasm

Travel to Lake Argyle before joining a wildlife cruise on the mighty Ord River. Later, soak up the Kimberley sunset while cruising on the tranquil Lake Kununurra.

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Explore Parry’s Lagoon then head to Wyndham and view the Cambridge Gulf from the Five Rivers Lookout.

Stay: El Questro, Emma Gorge Resort

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  • Lunch
  • Dinner

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Soak in the hot pools of Zebedee Springs and leave feeling revitalised for a hike to Emma Gorge.


An incredible Signature Experience awaits this morning in the wilderness of El Questro. Tonight, you'll be treated to views over the Cockburn Range during sunset.

Stay: Home Valley Station

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  • Dinner

Travel to the Mitchell Plateau today.

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

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  • Lunch
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SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Enjoy an included helicopter flight over Mitchell Falls or if you prefer, hike back to the vehicle with your guide.


A world of waterfalls awaits your discovery at Mitchell Falls today. Later, take to the skies during an unforgettable Signature Experience.

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  • Lunch
  • Dinner

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

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


Visit Indigenous rock art galleries and enjoy a refreshing swim in King Edward River.

Stay: Drysdale River Station

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At Manning Gorge, enjoy lunch in the shade of boab trees. Continue to Galvans Gorge.

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

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Back on the Gibb River Road, travel to Bell Gorge. Here, enjoy a refreshing swim in the cool waterhole.

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Return to Broome, stopping at the Mowanjum Art and Culture Centre and the Boab Prison Tree along the way.

Stay: Broome, Cable Beach Club Resort and Spa

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Set out on a fleeting exploration of Broome before being transferred to your ship.

Stay: Nine Nights, MS Island Sky or MS Caledonian Sky

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Experience a Kimberley coast cruise on board the MS Caledonian Sky

There’s promise of turquoise waters today as your ship arrives in the Buccaneer Archipelago, home to more than 800 islands. Cruise to Adele Island and join your expedition team for an exploration of this remote coastal area by Zodiac.

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SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Subject to tidal conditions, set out on a thrilling ride through Horizontal Falls aboard a high-powered fast boat.


Today your ship cruises through to Talbot Bay, known for its epic 12-metre tides that create an astonishing natural spectacle, the Horizontal Falls. After an exciting Signature Experience, join your expedition team and hop aboard a Zodiac to venture through Cyclone Creek.

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  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner

SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Join your expedition team for an in-depth exploration of Montgomery Reef by Zodiac. Witness the reef rise out of the ocean as the tidal waters cascade rapidly into the surrounding channels.


Excitement builds this morning as you set out on an incredible Signature Experience. Then, cruise through Doubtful Bay before stepping ashore at Raft Point to visit an ancient rock art site.

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  • Dinner

Reach Careening Bay today, home to the historic Mermaid Boab Tree. See for yourself a living piece of Australian colonial history before continuing on to Prince Regent Nature Reserve. Only accessible by boat, explore this protected area and see why it is recognised as a national biodiversity hotspot. Next, it's on to the untouched coastal area of Hanover Bay. While you're here, you might like to hop aboard your Zodiac for an enthralling visit to St George's Basin.

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Your expedition ship arrives at Prince Frederick Harbour today, home to soaring red cliffs and mangroves. Once again, it's time to jump aboard your trusty Zodiac vessels, this time for an exhilarating exploration of the Hunter River and Naturalist Island. As your day of discovery draws to a close, you might choose to set out on a helicopter flight and view Mitchell Falls from above (own expense).

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SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

In caves throughout Bigge Island, see examples of first contact art.


Discover Bigge Island today, known for its Indigenous rock art created by the Wunambal people.

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An intriguing exploration of Vansittart Bay awaits today. Join your expedition team and set out across the bay's vast salt flats to view the wreckage of a US Air Force C-53 that crash landed on the beach during World War II. Later, step ashore at Jar Island and see examples of mysterious Bradshaw (Gwion Gwion) paintings, dating back some 20,000 years.

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SIGNATURE EXPERIENCE

Join your expedition team and jump aboard a Zodiac to meander through the river's gorge system. Anticipation builds as your Zodiac approaches King George Falls, plunging 80 metres over a towering sandstone cliff.


Wake this morning as your ship cruises into Koolama Bay. Hear how this harbour was renamed following the Japanese bombing of the MV Koolama in 1942. Next, it's on to King George River, where you will enjoy a Signature Experience. Back on board, toast the end of an epic adventure during a farewell dinner.

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Arriving into Wyndham this morning means it’s time to say goodbye to your ship. Be transferred to the airport for your flight home.

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Travel & Accommodation

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