Itinerary – 9 Day Kimberley Adventure 2021
B Breakfast Provided
L Lunch Provided
D Dinner Provided
The Kimberley’s form a unique part of our Beautiful country comprising of spectacular sights and rugged beauty, which we would love to show you. From the sunsets over the Indian Ocean to the magnificent backdrop of the mountains, the Kimberley’s are just breath taking. This tour has been especially designed for your comfort and enjoyment and has proven very successful in past years
Day 1 – Saturday 10th July 2021 D
Home – Darwin
Today, after home pickups, we travel to Sydney where we board our flight for our arrival into Sunny Darwin. Accom: Travelodge Resort Darwin (Ph: 08 8946 0111)
Day 2 – Sunday 11th July 2021 B
Darwin – Free Day
Enjoy a free day to experience the smallest of Australia’s state capitals, being simultaneously one of the country’s most modernized cities. Darwin has a picturesque setting and an easygoing charm, so take the day to explore what’s on offer. Today is at your leisure with dinner also being of your own choosing (own expense)
Day 3 – Monday 12th July 2021 BD
Darwin – Katherine
This morning enjoy a city tour including East Point Military Reserve, Port of Darwin, the exclusive Cullen Bay Marina and visit to the Darwin Museum. Then unwind as we begin travelling in our 5 star coach as we make our way through Adelaide River to our overnight stop at Katherine. Accom: Katherine Ibis (Ph: 08 8972 1744).
Day 4 – Tuesday 13th July 2021 BD
Katherine – Kununurra
This morning we begin heading West, taking us through Victoria River, Timber Creek and across the Western Australia border. Side trek to Lake Argyle (the source of the famous Ord Irrigation Scheme) where we join an afternoon cruise from Lake Argyle into to Kununurra. Take in a glorious Kimberley sunset from the Ord River before retiring to our accommodation for the next 2 nights at the Lakeside Resort Kununurra. (Ph: 08 9169 1092)
Day 5 – Wednesday 14th July 2021 BD
Kununurra Free Day
Today for the early risers, there is an opportunity for a scenic flight over the world heritage listed Bungle Bungles ranges. (This is an Optional part of the tour and at own expense, for more information, please read important information for details or just let us know if you would like to participate when booking). Upon return we will tour the Kununurra district and view the Ord River Irrigation area where amongst other vegetation growths we will see lines of sandalwood trees which when mature sell for approx $16,000 per tonne. After lunch back in Kununurra enjoy this afternoon at your leisure before enjoying dinner back at the motel.
Day 6 – Thursday 15th July 2021 BD
Kununurra – Halls Creek
After breakfast we will bid Farwell to Kununurra as we journey through Turkey Creek enjoying some breathtaking views of the vast Kimberley landscape. Tonight our overnight stopover is at Halls Creek where a statue resides of a prospector called Russian Jack who was remembered for pushing a wheelbarrow carrying his sick friend over 300 miles in the Kimberley’s harsh landscape to Hall’s Creek to get medical help . He is now called a Pioneering Hero. Accom: Halls Creek Motel (Ph: 08 91689600)
Day 7 –Friday 16th July 2021 BD
Halls Creek – Broome
Today’s path will sweep us into Broome. En route we will visit the renowned Fitzroy Crossing. Upon arrival in Broome the distinct buildings reflect the relaxed atmosphere of this multicultural town. Our accommodation for the next two nights will be at the Mangrove Hotel (Ph: 08 91921303)
Day 8 – Saturday 17th July 2021 BD
Enjoy a leisurely day around Broome, this will allow us time for a visit to The Pearl Luggers Museum and The Japanese Cemetery to reflect upon the contribution the Japanese people made to the local pearling industry. You will also have plenty of time to explore this beautiful, isolated, coastal town. Today you also have the option to book on some extra tours. You may either do a half day tour to the Horizontal Falls or this evening there is the option of a sunset camel ride (both own expense and subject to availability) or just come along to take a stroll along the beautiful Cable beach and admire the crystal blue water of the Indian ocean.
Day 9 – Sunday 18th July 2021 B
Broome – Home
Today marks the final day of our tour. Our coach will take you to the Broome airport for your flight back to Sydney where another of our vehicles will be waiting to return you to your home.
You may wish to combine this tour with our 11 Day West Coast Discovery tour that fly’s into Broome today.