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Kimberley Kununurra to Broome Lake Argyle Mitchell Falls 8 Day Tour

Kimberley Kununurra to Broome Lake Argyle Mitchell Falls 8 Day Tour

Kimberley Kununurra to Broome Lake Argyle Mitchell Falls 8 Day Tour with 3 cruises, El Questro, Wyndham, Parry Lagoon & Bungle Bungles, Windjana Gorge, Tunnel Creek, Zebedee Springs, Mitchell Falls flight option, with 4WD into Bungle Bungles for easy walk to Cathedral Gorge & Piccaninny Creek and Echidna Chasm or nearby Osmand Lookout, Bungles heli flight option. Tour includes Lake Argyle cruise, El Questro, Wyndham, Parry Lagoon wetlands birds, Mitchell Falls flight & walk (options), Windjana Gorge, Tunnel Creek, Pentecost River, Zebedee Hot Springs,  Optional day flight with walk option to Mitchell Falls and extreme North Western coastline. Opportunity to meet Aboriginal elders & Aboriginal artists, visit Wandjina and Bradshaw / Gwion rock art sites, swim in pristine waterholes on this  4WD tour which includes northern section of Gibb River Rd to El Questro & Wyndham – the original cattle route. Fully Accommodated or camping options. Kununurra to Broome Tour is Code KKB8 or Broome to Kununurra KBH7 or Darwin to Broome KDBA7 options Book Tour

from Kununurra to Broome and Darwin to Broome option

3 Cruises, Lake Argyle, El Questro, Bungles walks & Gibb River Rd

Kimberley Kununurra to Broome Lake Argyle Mitchell Falls 8 Day Tour

  • Kununurra to Broome via Halls Creek includes 4WD drive in to Bungle Bungles
  • Mitchell Falls flight option with optional walk to Merton & Mitchell Falls
  • Cruises on Lake Argyle & Chamberlain River plus Geike Gorge on Fitzroy River
  • Bungle Bungles Domes walk to Cathedral Gorge and Piccanniny Creek
  • El Questro, walks & swims, Zebedee Hot Springs, Emma Gorge, Jackaroos waterhole,
  • Cockburn Range, Parry Lagoon, Wyndham, Five Rivers Lookout
  • Cattle Stations of El Questro, Mabel Downs and many more
  • Windjana Gorge, Tunnel Creek – Jandamarra story, Fitzroy Crossing
  • Accommodated or Camping or combination

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Kimberley Kununurra to Broome Lake Argyle Mitchell Falls Tours 8 Day Tours –  Itinerary follows –

COCKBURN RANGE Kimberley Kununurra to Broome Lake Argyle Mitchell Falls 8 Day Tour

Wrap up the Top End – Combine spectacular Kimberley scenery with Top End treats. Experience incredible rock art galleries – learn about Aboriginal culture, lore, men and women’s business, spirituality, bush medicines and food, language and history, ceremony, song and dance. Visit special Wandjina and Bradshaw (Gwion Gwion) Aboriginal rock art sites. Enriching and fulfilling experiences in the land of the world’s longest surviving culture.

 Kimberley Kununurra to Broome Lake Argyle Mitchell Falls 8 Day Tour

Itinerary Kununurra to Broome 8 days – shorter options available by joining on day 3 or 4.

Overnights Kununurra x 2, Lake Argyle, El Questro, Bungles Bungles x2 Fitzroy Crossing, 7 nights then Broome

Day 1 – From Kununurra (airport or town pickup for 1030 flight arrival from Darwin), we take a short tour which includes the Ord River Scheme. Kununurra is a prosperous centre of mining, agriculture, tourism and Aboriginal art. We take a short tour through the Ord River Scheme of irrigated crop lands, to the Sandalwood Factory. Here we learn of sandalwood types and production, and can sample some of the sandalwood products. Enjoy a picnic lunch by the lake side before a short walk in Mirima National Park also known as Hidden Valley National Park. We check out the Zebra Rock and local Aboriginal art galleries, and complete essential shopping at the Argyle (pink) Diamond gallery. We check you into your hotel for the evening and enjoy a meal in local restaurant.

Mitchell heli route Kimberley Kununurra to Broome Lake Argyle Mitchell Falls 8 Day Tour

Day 2 – Two options today – Depart on a 6am flight for Mitchell Falls including majestic waterfalls, cattle stations, wilderness reserves and incredible coastal views will keep you enthralled all day. View the Ord Irrigation area, Cockburn Range, King George Falls, Berkeley River, Cambridge Gulf, Mitchell Falls and Wyndham mud flats. Land and hike 4.5km to the Mitchell Falls and enjoy two thrilling helicopter flights. Optional helicopter alternative to the 4.5 km walk – as this is a difficult and uneven track with river crossings, which can be slippery. There is an option of taking a helicopter transfer instead of walking, this is an additional $145 per person. There is a limited time for the walk, therefore if you are unsure of your walking capabilities, please book the helicopter transfer.  Return to Kununurra for overnight, and an evening meal and great stories from the days adventure BLD.

mitchell falls Kimberley Kununurra to Broome Lake Argyle Mitchell Falls 8 Day Tour
Mitchell Falls Kimberley Kununurra to Broome Lake Argyle Mitchell Falls 8 Day Tour

Day 3 – Depart Kununurra 9am for Ord River Cruise and Lake Argyle Sunset Cruise. Cruising this spectacular waterway, you will marvel at the spectacular scenery, wildlife, flora and fauna found along the way, including the elusive freshwater crocodile! Stopping at a Riverside Camp for a sumptuous buffet lunch we will then have you cruising up to the Ord Top Dam – an imposing sight when finding yourselves at its water line base on the Lake Kununurra side! Board a coach for a drive across the Ord Top Dam before joining your Lake Argyle Sunset Cruise.

lake-argyle-cruise Kimberley Kununurra to Broome Lake Argyle Mitchell Falls 8 Day Tour

Your Lake Argyle Sunset Cruise will take you through ‘the Heads’ to Pintpot Bay and out to the largest of more than 70 islands on the Lake, Hagan Island. After stopping for a refreshing swim in the tranquil waters of the Bay of Islands as the sun sets, enjoy some nibbles with a complimentary beer and wine. Remember to take your bathers and towel as you are able to have a swim as part of your tour on Lake Argyle.

After your Lake Argyle cruise relax at the Lake Argyle resort for the night, on the cliff top overlooking Lake Argyle. Overnight at Lake Argyle Resort. BLD

Day 4 – Enjoy an optional early swim at the resorts iconic “infinity pool” overlooking Lake Argyle. Depart Lake Argyle Resort, with an optional visit to the historic Durack Homestead Museum which is the original Durack homestead rebuilt after flooding of Lake Argyle. We head off on 40 km of sealed Gibb River Road, under the Cockburn Range to explore El Questro treats including lunch by Jackaroos waterhole by a giant boab before we cross the Pentecost River at El Questro and join an afternoon cruise on the Chamberlain River Gorge.  El Questro is a million acres of spectacular Kimberley scenery, rivers and gorges. Its here that the movie Australia was filmed, nestled under the Cockburn Ranges. After the cruise enjoy a spectacular sunset from Pigeon Lookout over the rugged Savannah landscape and the Pentecost River. Dinner at El Questro’s award winning outdoor restaurant overlooking the Pentecost River. Restaurant dinner own expense. Overnight at El Questro resort. BL

Day 5 – Zebedee hot springs are waiting for us this morning for a warm and relaxing soak in these natural springs among the Livingstonia Palms under the 1.8 Billion year old mountain ranges. An optional gorge walk to Emma Gorge sacred waterhole is available with a swim at the end in the refreshing waters under the waterfall. Alternatively relax in the comfort of the resorts shady garden and fine coffee.

Now we head to Wyndham and local history and highlights, before lunch at Five Rivers Lookout overlooking the spectacular Cambridge Gulf – where 5 of the main Kimberley rivers flow into the Timor Sea. After lunch its the RAMSAR listed Parry’s Lagoon (Marglu Billabong) for the rich wetlands bird life including Jabirus and Brolgas, Whistling Ducks, Magpie Geese, waders and more and some quiet time in the Bird Hide.  We now Leaving the lagoon we view old Telegraph Station that played a key role in WWI before joining the Savannah Way / Great Northern Highway for the Bungle Bungles. Our route takles us through Turkey Creek and Warmun Aboriginal Community (famous artists from here include Rover Thomas) and through spectacular rugged granite mountain ranges past the Argyle Diamond Mine and vast cattle stations to our overnight stop at Bungle Bungles Safari Park. BLD

Bungle Bungles walks Kimberley Kununurra to Broome Lake Argyle Mitchell Falls 8 Day Tour

Day 6 – Experience the extraordinary Bungles Bungles in Purnululu National Park by 4WD and marvel at this high energy amazing orange and black striped beehive landscape formed by giant river systems. Enjoy an easy walk to the spectacular Cathedral Gorge, amongst the Beehive Domes and Picaninny Creek and after lunch an optional walk in Echidna Chasm or to a nearby Osmand Lookout. Optional scenic helicopter flights available – 18 mins approx $300) Overnight Bungle Bungles Safari Park. BLD

Day 7 – After breakfast Halls Creek is next with its gold mining history including the tale of Russian Jack, before the local Aboriginal Art CentreThis is Mesa country with impressive views over the vast grassland plains, we pass the tanami Track to Wolffe Creek crater and the “shortcut” to Alice Springs. Take a break at the scenic and bird lovers Marys Pool on the Mary River.  We continue westward on the Savannah Way then lunch at the picturesque Ngumban Cliffs.

An optional 2 hour Aboriginal guided cultural experience at Mimbi Caves (subject to availability) can be included if pre-arranged – requires rocky walk in dark cave. Heading west we arrive at Fitzroy Crossing which is an education and supply centre for surrounding cattle stations and Aboriginal communities.  Our afternoon is topped off with a relaxing Darngku Geike Gorge sunset river cruise on the vast Fitzroy River, where we marvel at the high cliffs, annual flood records, stunning wildlife and river tales from our knowledgeable local guide. Overnight Fitzroy River Lodge BLD

Windjana Gorge Kimberley Kununurra to Broome Lake Argyle Mitchell Falls 8 Day Tour
Gorge Kimberley Kununurra to Broome Lake Argyle Mitchell Falls 8 Day Tour

Day 8 – After breakfast we then follow the boabs and the Devonian Reef / Napier Range to Tunnel Creek, well hidden in the fascinating geology of this limestone reef with its many boab trees and picturesque complex shapes. This is where the Aboriginal freedom fighter Jandamarra and the Bunuba Resistance was centred in the 1890s, depicted in 2 novels and a recent stage production. Here we can don torches and shorts to wade through this incredible underground river system full of stalagmites and stalactites and even an under ground spring. Alternatively take a short walk in the shady and refreshing surrounding area by the creek that feeds the underground water system.

Travelling on by the Napier Range the we arrive for lunch and a short walk in Windjana Gorge National Park with abundant wildlife and numerous freshwater crocodiles in this eerie, ancient seabed environment – where the mega fauna roamed. There are plenty of fresh water crocodiles here and abundanat bird and lush plant life.

Leaving Windjana Gorge we travel the Gibb River Road to the Mowanjum Aboriginal Art Centre and Derby township, and view King Sound where Australia’s biggest tides of 10m or 30 ft occur. We visit the culturally significant Prison Boab Tree. We arrive Broome and timer permitting enjoy Cable Beach in time for the spectacular sunset over the Indian Ocean. Enjoy a meal at a local restaurant before overnight in Broome. BLD Tour completes this evening or we can arrange accommodation for you.


Kimberley Kununurra to Broome Lake Argyle Mitchell Falls 8 Day Tour

Inclusions

  • Kununurra to Broome via Halls Creek includes 4WD drive in to Bungle Bungles
  • Mitchell Falls flight option with optional walk to Merton & Mitchell Falls
  • Cruises on Lake Argyle & Chamberlain River plus Geike Gorge on Fitzroy River
  • Bungle Bungles Domes walk to Cathedral Gorge and Piccanniny Creek
  • El Questro, walks & swims, Zebedee Hot Springs, Emma Gorge, Jackaroos waterhole,
  • Cockburn Range, Parry Lagoon, Wyndham, Five Rivers Lookout
  • Cattle Stations of El Questro, Mabel Downs and many more
  • Windjana Gorge, Tunnel Creek – Jandamarra story, Fitzroy Crossing
  • Accommodated or Camping or combination
  • All fees, meals except 1, 7 nights fully accommodated

Exclusions for Kimberley Kununurra to Broome Lake Argyle Mitchell Falls 8 Day Tour

  • 1 dinner own purchase in restaurant. Alcohol
  • Accommodation upgrades if required. Available at all locations if prebooked
  • Flights to and from departure points

Bungle Bungles flight Kimberley Kununurra to Broome Lake Argyle Mitchell Falls 8 Day Tour

Kimberley Kununurra to Broome Lake Argyle Mitchell Falls 8 Day Tour

7 days – Kununurra to Broome Tour via Bungle Bungles with El Questro, Wyndham, Zebedee Hot Springs, Windjana Gorge, Tunnel Creek, Lake Argyle, Includes all fees, meals as stated

OR – 8 Days as above including day tour with Mitchell Falls flights with extra heli shuttle (add $1895 pp includes flights, extra nights accommodation and  meals). Less $135 if choosing to do the 4.5 km walk at Mitchell Falls)

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  • 5 Day  Kununurra to Broome Tour -Arrive day 4 – Meet tour in Kununurra at 10am for El Questro with afternoon Chamberlain River Gorge cruise, Zebedee Springs, and as above excluding Mitchell Falls flight. Cost $3,850
  • 6 Day Kununurra to Broome Tour – Arrive day 5 – Meet tour in Kununurra by 12 noon to travel to Lake Argyle for sunset cruise or 9:00am for Ord River & Sunset cruise (add $95) then El Questro and program as above. Excludes Mitchell Falls flight. Tour cost fully accommodated $4,200. Darwin to Kununurra connections available – please ask
  • 7 Days Kununurra to Broome Tour  – For the 7 day accommodated tour price excluding Mitchell Falls flight, for 2 people accommodated (twin or double) is $4,890 per person.  Confirm Your Place with payment here PayPal.me/ezipay/4890
  • 8 Days Kununurra to Broome Tour – For the 8 day accommodated tour price including Mitchell Falls flight & 8 days / 7 nights accommodation and meals, for 2 people accommodated (twin or double) is $6,885 per person.  Confirm Your Place with payment here PayPal.me/ezipay/6885

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