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10 Night Darwin to Broome Expedition Cruise

MS Caledonian Sky
Departing From:
Broome or Wyndham
from $17,395 per person

Explore the Kimberley coast from Darwin to Broome (or reverse) with the only boat offering the features of a traditional cruise. With the option of cabins with private balconies, a sun deck and a library, gym and hairdresser onboard, you’ll have plenty to do both on and off board the boat.

Cruise Highlights

Selaru Island, Wyndham, King George Falls, Bradshaw rock art, Hunter River, Mitchell Falls, Montgomery Reef, Wandjina rock art, Horizontal Falls, Talbot Bay, Lacepede Islands

What's Included

All meals, beverages including alcohol, off shore excursions, lectures.

Selaru Island, Wyndham, King George Falls, Bradshaw rock art, Hunter River, Mitchell Falls, Montgomery Reef, Wandjina rock art, Horizontal Falls, Talbot Bay, Lacepede Islands

Day 1

Join the transfer from your Darwin hotel to the MS Caledonian Sky. Enjoy dinner onboard as you wave goodbye to the city and begin your adventure.

Day 2

Head out to Selaru Island in Indonesia. After docking in Fursui, head off ship to see the island’s spectacular coral atoll (time permitting). After heading back onboard, join the Captain’s Welcome Cocktails and dinner.

Day 3

Your chance to explore the MS Caledonian Sky. Relax on the sun deck with come cocktails or head to the library to read up on the Kimberley. Lectures will be run throughout the day by your onboard wilderness experts.

Day 4

Arrive in Wyndham, where you will get to choose from several tours; an Ord River cruise, El Questro 4WD tour, scenic flight and tour of Argyle Diamond Mine, or scenic flight and 4WD tour of the Bungle Bungles (note that there are capacity limits on each tour so first preference can not be guaranteed).

Day 5

Begin your morning in Koolama Bay, named after a ship bombed in WWII. Cruise on to the King George River and the King George Falls. A highlight of the cruise, the twin waterfalls are over 100 metres tall. MS Caledonian’s zodiacs allow guests to get closer than ever to the falls.

Day 6

Land at Vansittart Bay and walk across the salt flats to find the wreckage of US Air Force DC3 which crashed on the beach during WWII. In the afternoon, head to Jar Island where your guides will point out the incredible Bradshaw (Gwion Gwion) rock art – some is as old as 20,000 years.

Day 7

Pull up to Prince Frederick Harbour where the ocean meets red cliffs, green rainforest and reedy mangroves. Spot some crocodiles sunbathing along the shores of the Hunter River and Naturalist Island. You’ll have the chance to get on a helicopter to view the Mitchell Falls (own expense).

Day 8

Board your zodiac to get right up close to the famous Montgomery Reef. As the tide goes out, watch as the reef appears to rise out of the ocean, revealing marine rife including crabs and turtles. Later, cruise to Doubtful Bay, getting onshore at Raft Point to see Wandjina rock art.

Day 9

Wake up amongst the 800 islands that surround the Buccaneer Archipelago. Head to Talbot Bay, where the Kimberley tides are at their most extreme – up to 12 metres in movement in half a day. Depending on tides, you may be able to take a speed boat ride through the Horizontal Falls, which were once described at √∂ne of the greatest natural wonders on the world,” by Sir David Attenborough.

Day 10

Board the zodiacs for a cruise through the Lacepede Islands, which sit upon a platform reef. Explore the island’s lagoon and spot marine birdlife such as pelicans, frigatebirds, egrets, gulls and terns. In the evening, join the Captain’s Farewell Drinks before enjoying your final dinner about the MS Caledonian Sky.

Day 11

Unfortunately, today is time to disembark. Enjoy breakfast before disembarking and being transferred to your Broome accommodation or the airport.

Some off boat excursions subject to availability, time restraints and tidal movements

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10 Night Darwin to Broome Expedition Cruise

The Johannes are back and came instore : they had an amazing time!! El Questro spoilt them for their wedding anniversary, and Paul & his wife at Bungle Bungles were fantastic. So thank you from all of us for all your wonderful work making this trip perfect for them!!
Travel Agent, Chatswood, Victoria
Just wanted you to know that Marilyn and I had a wonderful holiday. Everything went according to plan and we felt like royalty.
Mont Albert North, Victoria
The owner and skipper of Great Escape has the formula for this just perfect. Casual, but everything just worked perfectly. The travel arrangements to join the boat were exciting (light plane into bush strip), and the Jetranger heli on board made everything very accessible.
Bob Fuller
Epping, New South Wales
I wanted to thank you for your assistance with a honeymoon for my clients. I have had sensational feedback from Melissa and Pete so thank you for your efforts in putting this together for them.
The Kimberley is simply the most amazing place on earth. Wish I could spend all my time up north. Thank for organising my unforgettable holiday.
James Walker
Subiaco, WA
Nothing like a holiday by the lake in summer. Couldn't do what I do without the inside expertise of Broome & The Kimberley Holidays. They know all the good spots.
Jason Vorhees
Geraldton WA
Best. Holiday. Ever!! I just loved the Red Centre and thanks to the staff at Broome & The Kimberley Holidays who helped my travel agent identify all the great spots.
Jack Sprat
Bunbury WA
Booking my holiday with Broome and Kimberley Holidays was the best decision I ever made. Such stunning country and the best support team ever.
Suzie Quartermaine
Melbourne, Victoria
Such an exhilerating holiday! Who knew the top end could be so amazing. Thanks to the team at Broome and Kimberley for all your help.
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