Cable Beach, Broome
Lake Arygle, Kununurra, Australia
Emma Gorge, El Questro, Australia
Katherine Gorge, Nitmiluk National Park
Streeters Jetty, Broome, Western Australia
El Questro Gorge, Western Australia
Aerial View of The Bungle Bungles, Western Australia

Untamed Kimberley

11 day Escorted Tour - from £4509

With flights from £5408

An epic journey through the National Parks, outback towns and towering gorges of the Kimberley Region in Australia’s undiscovered North West.


  • Cruise through the stunning Katherine Gorge
  • Discover the unique Bungle Bungles
  • Explore the spectacular El Questro Wilderness Park
  • Learn about diamond mining at Argyle Diamond Mine
  • Relax on Cable Beach’s pristine white sands
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Your Itinerary

Day 1 - Welcome to Darwin

This afternoon enjoy a tour of this tropical city. See the mixture of old and new architectural styles and cultural influences including old Government House and the new Northern Territory Parliament building. Enjoy a Welcome Reception and dinner this evening with your Travel Director and fellow travellers with spectacular views overlooking the Darwin Waterfront.

Hotel: Vibe Hotel, Darwin
Meals: Dinner

Day 2 - Katherine

Travel south along the Stuart Highway stopping at Adelaide River War Cemetery along the way. During WWII, Adelaide River was the headquarters of a large military base. A large cemetery was created especially for those who gave their lives in the service and defense of their country. This afternoon you continue through Katherine to Nitmiluk National Park. Take a relaxing cruise at Katherine Gorge where you’ll really feel the spirituality of the land and marvel at the gorges while you spot wildlife and learn about the history and culture of the local Traditional Owners, the Jawoyn people. Later on you’ll meet Tom Curtain and experience his spectacular Outback show, it will be an experience you’ll never forget. Tonight you’ll have dinner at your hotel. Tonight you’ll have dinner at your hotel.

Hotel: Paraway Motel, Katherine
Meals: Breakfast and dinner

Day 3 - Kununurra

Watch the landscape transform as you journey across vast pastoral leases and Aboriginal homelands into Western Australia. Visit the historic Durack Homestead Museum. The homestead was originally built in 1895 by the famous pioneering Durack family on Argyle Downs Station. It was faithfully removed brick by brick and reconstructed to become a museum when Lake Argyle, Australia’s largest man-made lake was filled. Later, cruise along the Ord River from Lake Argyle to Kununurra. Prior to Lake Argyle being filled, the Ord River only flowed during the wet season between December and March, now the permanent water supply supports an abundance of life including fish, birds, marsupials and amphibians. Experience a magical sunset on the water before you arrive in Kununurra.

Hotel: Kununurra Country Club, Kununurra
Meals: Breakfast and dinner

Day 4 - Kununurra

Today you may choose between an optional experience early morning scenic flight over the spectacular beehive-shaped towers of the Bungle Bungle Range including a 1 kilometre guided walk. Otherwise tour Kununurra with your Travel Director. This evening, dine on locally-grown produce at a privately-hosted Be My Guest dinner in the heart of Kununurra’s sandalwood plantations.

Hotel: Kununurra Country Club, Kununurra
Meals: Breakfast and dinner

Day 5 - El Questro

Go behind the scenes of a family-owned rum distillery, before you try their famous Ord River Rum Cake for morning tea. Travel on to the Gibb River Road to your safari-style tented cabin nestled in an oasis of native pandanus and palms at the foot of the red-hued Cockburn Ranges in the El Questro Wilderness Park.

Hotel: Emma Gorge Resort, Tented cabin with private facilities, El Questro
Meals: Breakfast and dinner

Day 6 - El Questro

This morning rise to the calls of native birds and head to the resort’s large verandah for a hearty breakfast with views of the surrounding ranges. Next up you’ll travel across the Pentecost River to the hub of El Questro Wilderness Park for a cruise on Chamberlain Gorge, a fresh waterhole fringed by tropical vegetation and 60 metre tall escarpments. Afterwards, spend a little time at the station and grab a bite for lunch before it’s back to Emma Gorge Resort. This afternoon is free for you to relax and enjoy your surrounds. Maybe take a dip in the resort pool, lay back with a good book on your cabin’s verandah or if you’re up for it, join your Travel Director for a challenging hike to Emma Gorge for a dip in the crystal clear waterhole. This evening after dinner, sit back with a drink and enjoy local entertainment.

Hotel: Emma Gorge Resort, El Questro
Meals: Breakfast and dinner

Day 7 - Halls Creek

Today visit the Argyle Diamond Mine. Located at the traditional Barramundi Dreaming site at Barramundi Gap, it’s the world’s largest supplier of natural coloured diamonds. The mine has been operating since 1983 and has produced 800 million carats of rough diamond since! A local Indigenous guide will join you for an extensive behind the scenes look at the diamond mining process and cultural significance of the mine site. Continue south to the historic town of Halls Creek, situated on the edge of the Great Sandy Desert, at the doorstep of the World Heritage listed Purnululu National Park. The town is rich in Aboriginal and European history and culture. It’s passed by Aboriginal songlines and trading paths stretching from coast to coast and is nearby a site where prospector, Charlie Hall found a one kilogram gold nugget in 1885.

Hotel: Kimberley Hotel, Halls Creek
Meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner

Day 8 - Fitzroy Crossing

Travel through the Kimberley to the remote township of Fitzroy Crossing. This afternoon cruise with a local guide through Geikie Gorge, which was formed by the waters of the Fitzroy River tunnelling through the Napier Range. During the wet season, the Fitzroy River rises over 16 metres, staining the limestone walls of the gorge and flooding the national park with seven metres of water. In the dry season, the river transforms itself into a quiet stream strung beneath the towering cliffs of the Devonian Reef. Watch for freshwater crocodiles, fruit bats and wallabies as the 30 metre high walls of the gorge tower above you.

Hotel: Fitzroy River Lodge, Fitzroy Crossing
Meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner

Day 9 - Broome

Travel through spectacular landscapes today en route to the former pearling outpost of Broome. Enjoy a town tour with your Travel Director, visiting the fascinating Japanese Cemetery and nearby Gantheaume Point, whose rugged red cliffs rise in stark contrast to the cobalt blue waters. Relax with a drink while the sun sets over the Indian Ocean.

Hotel: Cable Beach Club Resort & Spa, Broome
Meals: Breakfast

Day 10 - Broome

Today you have a full day to explore this tropical hideaway. At some stage you may enjoy a leisurely stroll along the 22 kilometres of pristine sand and swim in the turquoise water that is Cable Beach. Wander through Chinatown or shop for pearls. This evening join your travelling companions for dinner to celebrate your wonderful trip across the Kimberley.

Hotel: Cable Beach Club Resort, Broome
Meals: Breakfast and dinner

Day 11 - Farewell from Broome

Bid farewell to your travelling companions when your trip comes to an end after breakfast.

Meals: Breakfast

11 day Escorted Tour - from £4509

With flights from £5408


  • Add nights in Darwin, Broome or Perth before or after your tour
  • Choose to fly Economy, Premium, Business or First Class
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All prices are per person, based on 2 sharing a double or twin room and include meals shown. Seasonal supplements may apply. Please call Freedom Destinations to confirm departure dates and availability.

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  • 10 breakfasts, 2 lunches and 9 dinners
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