Destination: Broome - Darwin Dates: 19th July 2023 - 29th July 2023, 10 Nights Vessel: Ponant Le Soléal
Set sail for the wild and vast landscapes of Australia’s Kimberley coast on a luxury expedition! In one of the most picturesque parts of the region, the Hunter River, you will see wild mangrove forests where saltwater crocodiles live along with many species of birds. One of the highlights of this expedition is undoubtedly the time spent on the King George River where you’ll reach the majestic Twin Falls, the highest falls in Western Australia. In Collier Bay, you will be able to admire Montgomery Reef, home to vast expanses of lagoons and immense coral reefs. Jar Island will reveal the 12,000-year-old Gwion Gwion Rock style art; you’ll enjoy the large migration of Humpback Whales from your ship’s deck or Zodiac®, and birdwatching will reach a completely new level on the Lacepede Islands. Welcome to the Kimberley!
Get up close to the legendary Horizontal Waterfalls and experience ‘one of the greatest natural phenomena on Earth’ as described by Sir David Attenborough himself.
Listen to stories of the dreamtime and witness ancient Gwion Gwion and Wandjina rock art.
Explore King George River in a Zodiac excursion including the magnificent Twin Falls, the tallest falls in Western Australia.
Observe the dramatic tidal movements of Montgomery Reef, Australia’s largest inshore reef.
Keep your binoculars handy as thousands of humpback whales make their way up to the warm breeding grounds of the Kimberley from the Southern Ocean.
Possibility to reach the Mitchell Falls by helicopter, from Hunter River.
All meals while on board the ship (from dinner on the day of embarkation to breakfast on the day of disembarkation)
Captain’s welcome cocktail and gala dinner €200 onboard credit
Transfer city centre/pier
“Open Bar” (pouring wines, house champagne, alcohol except premium brands) Ask about the Open Bar Premium Option
Evening entertainment and events
Room service 24h (special selection)
Highly qualified expedition team
Park entry fees into protected areas
Prestige Stateroom - Deck 4 from $11,780* per person, twin share Prestige Stateroom - Deck 5 from $12,380* per person, twin share Prestige Stateroom - Deck 6 from $12,995* per person, twin share
Other decks and suites are available on request. Ask your Travel Adviser today.