Kimberley Coast Cruise - MS CALEDONIAN SKY

11 DAY CRUISE ABOARD MS CALEDONIAN SKY from Broome to Darwin
Destinations:

Australia

$11,695.00 per person, twin share (members)

$11,995.00 per person, twin share (non-members)

Includes

  • All-inclusive sightseeing in up to 18 destinations
  • 10-night cruise aboard the intimate MS Caledonian Sky
  • Expert 10-member APT Expedition Leader and Team
  • Daily excursions on Zodiac vessels
  • Port charges, sightseeing, park fees and transfers
  • All meals and exclusive all-day beverages package
  • Enjoy 10 Breakfasts, 9 Lunches and 10 Dinners

Explore the remote and beautiful Kimberley Coast by luxury ship, MS Caledonian Sky as you cruise from Broome to Darwin. Enjoy the rare and tranquil beauty of the vast bays and waterfalls along the way including famous Horizontal Falls.

Itinerary Details

Day 1

Broome. Arrive in Broome and be transferred to your boutique ship, the MS Caledonian Sky, for what promises to be an epic journey. Enjoy dinner on board as you set sail. Stay: Ten Nights: MS Caledonian Sky Daily Meals Included: • Dinner.

Day 2

Adele Island, Buccaneer Archipelago. Arrive at picturesque Adele Island today, and explore this important location for breeding seabirds. Later, cruise the spectacular Buccaneer Archipelago, home to more than 800 islands. Daily Meals Included: • Breakfast • Lunch • Dinner.

Day 3

Talbot Bay, Horizontal Falls. Heading to Talbot Bay, known for its massive 12-metre tides that create the unique Horizontal Falls. Subject to tidal conditions, embark on a high powered fast boast ride. Daily Meals Included: • Breakfast • Lunch • Dinner.

Day 4

Raft Point, Doubtful Bay, Montgomery Reef. Cruise through Doubtful Bay and land at Raft Point to visit an ancient Wandjina rock art site with a local guide. Embark on a unforgettable adventure as the magnificent Montgomery Reef ‘rises’ out of the ocean as the tidal waters cascade into the surrounding channels. Board your zodiac to experience this natural phenomenon up close and discover the reefs diverse marine life. Daily Meals Included: • Breakfast • Lunch • Dinner.

Day 5

Careening Bay, Prince Regent Reserve, St George’s Basin. Explore Careening Bay, where Phillip Parker King was forced to beach his damaged ship HMC Mermaid in 1820 and see the bay’s boab tree. Then visit Prince Regent Nature Reserve and cruise St George’s Basin. Daily Meals Included: • Breakfast • Lunch • Dinner.

Day 6

Prince Frederick Harbour, Hunter River. Arrive at Prince Frederick Harbour, home to a pristine eco-system, boasting wildlife like saltwater crocodiles and mudskippers. Explore the Hunter River and visit Naturalist Island where an optional helicopter excursion to Mitchell Falls departs (own expense). Daily Meals Included: • Breakfast • Lunch • Dinner.

Day 7

Bigge Island. Bigge Island is filled with fantastic wildlife viewing opportunities. In caves, you will see examples of first contact art and Wandjina figures. Daily Meals Included: • Breakfast • Lunch • Dinner.

Day 8

Vansittart Bay, Jar Island. View the wreckage of a US Air Force DC3. Later, visit Jar Island and discover the island’s outstanding rock art gallery. See examples of the Kimberley’s Bradshaw (Gwion Gwion) paintings. Daily Meals Included: • Breakfast • Lunch • Dinner.

Day 9

Koolama Bay, King George River and Falls. Wake up in Koolama Bay before arriving at King George River. The highlight is sure to be King George Falls, the highest single drop falls in Western Australia. Daily Meals Included: • Breakfast • Lunch • Dinner.

Day 10

At sea. Enjoy your ship’s facilities today, perhaps with a drink on the Sun Deck. Daily Meals Included: • Breakfast • Lunch • Dinner.

Day 11

Disembark Ship, Depart Darwin. After breakfast, be transferred to the airport. Daily Meals Included: • Breakfast.

*Itinerary and inclusions are subject to change. Cruising itineraries are subject to change due to tidal conditions and may be modified on board your ship. Weather events may cause disruption to itineraries. Travel insurance is mandatory on all cruises. Prices include port charges, gratuities and sundries. Prices are for land and cruise only. Flights not included.