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Grand Kimberley Coast - Broome to Kununurra

From £7,779pp

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Incredible savings*

Small ship expedition cruising*

Expert expedition team*

All-inclusive sightseeing experiences*


Cruise Overview

  • Duration 14 nights
  • Departs 08 Aug 2020
  • Sails from Broome, Australia
  • Ship MS Island Sky
  • Flights and transfersYes
  • Cruise code ‍1562244‍
  • Voyage code ‍GKKCB15F‍

Your Itinerary

Fly from London to Broome, Australia Sat 08 Aug 2020

Regional and premium class available on request

Broome, Australia

Broome, Australia Sun 09 Aug 2020

Broome, Australia

Upon arrival in Broome you will be met at the airport by your APT representative and transferred to your hotel. Spend today at leisure, before enjoying dinner at your hotel (D).

Broome, Australia

Broome, Australia Mon 10 Aug 2020

Broome, Australia

Transfer to the port and be welcomed on board your ship for what promises to be an epic journey. A relaxed dinner this evening allows you the chance to meet your fellow travellers and sets the tone for the next nine nights on board (B, D).

Buccaneer Archipelago, Australia

Adele Island - Buccaneer Archipelago Tue 11 Aug 2020

Buccaneer Archipelago, Australia

Cruise to Adele Island and join your Expedition Team member for an exploration of this remote coastal area by Zodiac. The island is surrounded by Adele Reef, home to an array of coral and marine life, including reef sharks and stingrays. Your ship then arrives in the Buccaneer Archipelago, home to more than 800 islands (B, L, D).

Horizontal Falls, Australia

Talbot - Horizontal Falls, Australia Wed 12 Aug 2020

Horizontal Falls, Australia

Today your ship cruises through to Talbot Bay, known for the 12-metre tides which create Horizontal Falls. Subject to tidal conditions, set out on a thrilling ride through the falls aboard a high-powered fast boat. Hold on tight as your boat skims across Talbot bay to the mouth of the falls before making its way through the churning waters. The adventure continues as you jump aboard your Zodiac vessel for an exploration of Cyclone Creek (B, L, D).

Signature Expereince: Set out on a thrilling ride through Horizontal Falls aboard a high-powered fast boat.

Montgomery Reef

Raft Point - Doubtful Bay - Montgomey Reef Thu 13 Aug 2020

Montgomery Reef

Step ashore at Raft Point to visit an ancient Wandjina rock art site. The Wandjina is known as a living art tradition as these stunning figures are ritually repainted. Scientific estimates show the original depictions date as far back as 5,000 years. When available, you’ll be joined by a local Indigenous guide. Afterwards, cruise Doubtful Bay, a hotspot for whale watching, before joining your Expedition Team for an in-depth exploration of Montgomery Reef by Zodiac (B, L, D).

Signature Expereinces: See Montgomery Reef rise out of the ocean as tidal waters cascade into surrounding channels.

MS Island Sky itinerary

St George’s Basin - Prince Regent Reserve - Careening Bay Fri 14 Aug 2020

MS Island Sky itinerary

Hop aboard your Zodiac for a visit to St George’s Basin. If the tide allows, you may catch sight of a saltwater crocodile, among numerous other species of marine life. Next, it’s on to the untouched coastal area of Hanover Bay. Continue on to Prince Regent Nature Reserve, a protected area only accessible by boat and recognised as a national biodiversity hotspot. Your ship then reaches Careening Bay, home to the historic Mermaid Boab Tree (B, L, D). 

Mitchell Falls

Prince Frederick Harbour - Hunter River - Harbour Mitchell Sat 15 Aug 2020

Mitchell Falls

Your expedition ship arrives at Prince Frederick Harbour today, home to towering red cliffs and mangroves. With its extreme tides and pristine ecosystems, the harbour is home to a wide variety of wildlife, including saltwater crocodiles and mudskippers. For the keen birdwatchers among you, be sure to keep an eye out for kingfishers, egrets, herons and the majestic white-bellied sea eagles. Jump aboard your Zodiac vessels for an exploration of the Hunter River and Naturalist Island. As your day draws to a close, you may choose to set out on a helicopter flight to view Mitchell Falls from above (own expense) (B, L, D).

Bigge Island

Bigge Island, Australia Sun 16 Aug 2020

Bigge Island

Off the coast of the Kimberley, approximately six kilometres from the mainland, lies Bigge Island. Comprising a rugged terrain, featuring multicoloured sandstone, it is home to the northern quoll. Known for its Indigenous rock art created by the Wunambal people, explore the caves throughout the island and see examples of first-contact art, including depictions of European tall ships dating from the 15th to 18th century (B, L, D).

Singaure Expereince: See the ancient Indigenous rock art of Bigge Island.

Jar Island - Vansittart Bay, Australia Mon 17 Aug 2020

Further east, an intriguing exploration of Vansittart Bay awaits today. Join your Expedition Team and set out across the bay’s vast salt flats to view the wreckage of a US Air Force C-53 that crash landed on the beach during World War II. The C-53 is a modified civilian Douglas DC-3 airliner, an aircraft used extensively during World War II by the Allies. Close by, step ashore at Jar Island, which features sandy beaches and a series of caves. Here, see examples of mysterious Bradshaw (Gwion Gwion) paintings, dating back some 20,000 years (B, L, D). 

Koolama Bay

Koolama Bay - King George River Tue 18 Aug 2020

Koolama Bay

Wake this morning on the Kimberley coast as your ship cruises into Koolama Bay. Once known as Cape Ruilhieres, hear how this harbour was renamed, following the Japanese bombing of the MV Koolama in 1942, while carrying 91 passengers, 89 crew and a cargo of war supplies destined for the Australian Army at Wyndham. Next, it’s on to the remote King George River. Join your Expedition Team and jump aboard a Zodiac to meander through the river’s gorge system, travelling 12 kilometres upstream to discover hidden mangrove-fringed coves and soaring red cliffs (B, L, D).

Signaure Expereince: At King George Falls, watch the highest single-drop falls in Western Australia as they plunge 80 metres over a towering sandstone cliff.

Kununurra

Wyndham - Kununurra Australia Wed 19 Aug 2020

Kununurra

After breakfast, disembark the ship. Transfer to Kununurra Country Club for your overnight stay. Spend the rest of the day at leisure (B).

Skyline, Perth

Perth, Australia Thu 20 Aug 2020

Skyline, Perth

This morning transfer to the airport and fly to Perth. Upon arrival, transfer to Perth Metropol for your overnight stay. Enjoy your day at leisure (B).

Transfer to the airprot for your flight to London Fri 21 Aug 2020

After breakfast, transfer to the airport for your return flight to London (B)

Arrive in London Sat 22 Aug 2020

Tower Bridge (HMS Belfast) is one of the most exclusive cruise ports in the world and is open to only a select number of cruise ships.

What's included *

  • Incredible savings included!
  • Return Flights from London Heathrow and overseas transfers
  • All Inclusive sightseeing experiences in up to 18 locations
  • Nine-night expedition cruises
  • Locally inspired dining - 12 breakfast, 8 lunches & 9 dinners
  • Expert 10- member Expedition Team
  • Daily excursions on Zodiac vessels
  • National park fees and port charges
  • Return flights (regional and premium class flights are available on request) and overseas transfers
  • Here at Reader Offers we are aiming to raise £100,000 to show our appreciation to the amazing NHS who are working tirelessly to save lives. For every booking made with us we will donate £25 to the NHS Charities National campaign that acknowledges and supports NHS Staff, volunteers and patients
  • Plus, book an Ocean View or above by 8.30pm 31st May 2020 and receive a FREE Duo of British Wine Gift Box

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The Ship - MS Island Sky

This premium small ship promises a superlative experience of the British Isles. Onboard, lavish and spacious suites are complemented by world class service, exquisitely decorated suites and refined public areas. Cruising aboard the MS Island Sky is one of the finest small ship experiences in the world. Though the MS Island Sky has a maximum passenger capacity of only 114, a vessel of her size is capable of carrying many more. As a result you'll benefit from unusually large suites and luxuriously appointed public areas.

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Booking conditions of APT Group and Reader Offers Limited Agency terms of business apply. Fares are per person based on two adults sharing, except single suites, and may increase or be withdrawn at any time. Offer applies to new bookings only. Savings are based on two adults sharing. Regional flights will incur supplementary costs and may require an additional overnight stay. Ship will vary dependent on departure date. Drink inclusions are subject to the cruise lines t&c's. Tours are subject to change, are non-transferable and may not be suitable for guests with mobility restrictions. Meals are included as stated B=Breakfast L=Lunch D=Dinner. 5 star refers to the cruise element only. Please note, itinerary is subject to change due to water levels and other uncontrollable factors. Cruise Miles T&Cs apply. E&OE

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Dou of Wine is for bookings in Ocean View or above, based on one per booking and is for UK mainland  addresses only. Offer ends 8.30pm Sunday 31st May 2020. 

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