Essence of the Kimberley
If you are short on time but eager to discover the best of the Kimberley and many gorges, this Essence of the Kimberley adventure is ideal for you. Traverse the iconic Gibb River Road and explore its highlights, we include the stunning Bungle Bungle Range, dramatic gorges and cascading falls. This amazing journey is packed with awe-inspiring sights that you will remember forever.
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Day 1: Arrive Broome – Gibb River Road – Tunnel Creek – Windjana Gorge
Visit the Boab Prison Tree before traversing the Gibb River Road to Windjana Gorge and Tunnel Creek. Later, continue to Fitzroy Crossing.
Stay: Fitzroy River Lodge
Day 2: Geikie Gorge – Purnululu National Park
Travel to Danggu Geikie Gorge National Park and explore Geikie Gorge. Head to Halls Creek, before arriving at Purnululu National Park.
Day 3: Purnululu National Park – Piccaninny Creek – Cathedral Gorge
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. Toast the day with a glass of bubbly as the sun sets over the Bungle Bungle Range
Day 4: Echidna Chasm – Kununurra
Enjoy a hike to Echidna Chasm. Afterwards, travel to Kununurra.
Hotel: Kununurra Country Club Resort
Day 5: Ord River – El Questro Wilderness Park
A wildlife cruise on the Ord River provides a front-row seat to the area’s unique wildlife this morning. Later, travel to El Questro.
Hotel: El Questro – Emma Gorge Resort
Day 6: Emma Gorge – Home Valley Station
Hike to Emma Gorge before soaking in the thermal pools of Zebedee Springs, tucked away in a secluded pocket of rainforest. Tonight, head to a spectacular viewpoint just in time for sunset. Soak up the views with a glass of bubbly and watch as the ever-changing colours dance over the Cockburn Range.
Day 7: Manning Gorge – Galvans Gorge – Gibb River Road
Enjoy lunch at Manning Gorge then continue to Galvans Gorge to admire the rock art.
Day 8: Bell Gorge
Travel to Bell Gorge today, where stunning cliffs surround a series of tiered waterholes.
Day 9. Bell Gorge, Derby, Depart Broome
Travel to Derby and visit the Mowanjum Art and Culture Centre. Later, return to Broome, where your Essence of the Kimberley journey comes to an end.
|2021 Dates & Prices||Twin Share From||Solo Traveler From|
|May: 03, 13, 19, 23||$6,495.00||$7,845.00|
|June: 02, 10, 12, 18, 20, 28, 30||$6,495.00||$7,845.00|
|July: 20, 30||$6,495.00||$7,845.00|
|August: 04, 06, 10, 17, 21, 31||$6,495.00||$7,845.00|
|September: 09, 16, 17||$6,195.00||$7,495.00|
|Bold dates indicate itinerary operates in reverse|
|Meals:||8 breakfasts, 9 lunches, 8 dinners|
|Transport:||Custom-designed 4WD vehicle|
|Accommodation:||4 nights at APT Wilderness Lodges & 4 nights outback accommodation|
|Guide:||Expert Driver-Guide & additional guides on selected walks|
|Entrance Fees & Touring:||Entrance fees & activities as per itinerary|
* Tour departure dates are subject to availability at time of booking.
* Prices and itinerary are correct at time of publication and are subject to change without notice.