9 Day 4WD Broome to
Darwin Overland for your next vacation to Australia.
Bungle Bungle National Park Bunuba Indigenous Experience
El Questro Station Gibb River Road Kimberley Gorges
Lake Argyle Tunnel Creek Windjana Gorge
About this tour:
Explore the rich beauty, hidden gorges, flowing rivers and stunning
landscapes of the Kimberley region of North West Australia. For
the fit and active who want to well and truly get off the beaten
01 April 2016 - 31 March 2017
Select Broome accommodation from 6:30am
Default pick up: Kimberley Klub YHA at 06:30am
Select Darwin accommodation early evening day 9
8 nights camping (non-permanent campsites with pop-up
tents/swags, basic facilities only for 3 of the nights). There are
no upgrades or single supplements available on this trip.
AUD $1995.00 per person
All prices are in Australian Dollars(includes 10% GST) based on
Basix Option is not suitable for children. Tour is not suitable
for children. The minimum age for this trip is 12.
Levies included: National Park park fee.
Additional services - Sleeping bag purchase (Basix) AUS $35
ATTENTION: This tour is only
for fit and active people, who can hike 5-9kms a day over uneven
terrain, often in high temperatures. Some hikes may require sections
of walking/swimming through water. Temperatures can be extreme;
very high during summer days and very cold during winter nights.
The operator reserves the right to assess the fitness capability
of passengers prior to tour departure. Tour is not suitable for
children. Due to the remote nature of the Kimberley region we use
bush camps with limited facilities on some nights.
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Day 1 Broome to Windjana Gorge
DEFAULT PICK UP: Kimberley Klub YHA, 06:30am
Departing Broome we make our first stop at Willare Bridge at the
Fitzroy River (seasonal). From here we hit the outback and leave
the open road behind as we head for the Oscar Range and on to Tunnel
Creek, where a 750m tunnel passes under the Napier Range. The area
has a rich bushranger history join a local Bunuba Indigenous Guide
for a walk through Tunnel Creek, learning about culture and Aboriginal
Day 2 Windjana Gorge to Mt Barnett
Today we explore Windjana Gorge where there are plenty of freshwater
crocodiles so have your camera handy! We then hit the road again
to travel along the famous Gibb River Road, a 600km dirt track that
runs right in the heat of the Kimberley region. Depending on the
time of year, we may be able to explore Galvins, Adcock or Manning
Gorge before setting up camp at Mt Barnett. (BLD)
Day 3 Gibb River Road and Gorges
We pass through some historic and unusual country as we travel along
the Gibb River Road giving you another taste of remote Australia.
Crossing the Pentecost River, we get a true outback experience as
we reach the famous El Questro Station where we camp for the night.
Day 4 Gibb River Road to El Questro Station Today
we spend the day exploring the amazing sights of El Questro station
highlights include a hike in the beautiful Cockburn Ranges for a
swim under the waterfall at Emma Gorge. Tonight we enjoy another
night at our El Questro campsite where you might choose to enjoy
a well-earned beer at the station bar. (BLD)
Day 5 El Questro to Bungle Bungles
Sit back and admire the awesome scenery of the Carr Boyd and Durack
Ranges as we head to Turkey Creek. We take a challenging 4WD trip
into the picture-perfect Bungle Bungles (Purnululu National Park)
just in time to catch the sunset over the Osmond Ranges and settle
into our overnight bush camp. (BLD)
Day 6 Bungle Bungle National Park
Get ready for a full day of adventure today! The rock formations
of the Bungle Bungles are remarkable and we visit the breathtaking
Echidna Chasm and Cathedral Gorge. Theres time to get another perspective
of the Bungles by helicopter if youre up for it (at own expense)
to see the rocks from the air before we head back to our overnight
bush camp. (BLD)
Day 7 Bungle Bungles to Lake Argyle via Kununurra
Its time for some serious 4WD action as we wind our way out of
the Bungle Bungles towards Kununurra. Time permitting we will have
the opportunity to explore the Hidden Valley, just a stones throw
from Kununurra township before making camp at Lake Argyle. (BLD)
Day 8 Lake Argyle to Katherine Region
Today we visit Lake Argyle, created by the Ord River Dam. Lake Argyle
is the biggest manmade lake in Australia and is 18 times bigger
than Sydney Harbour! From here we cross the state border into the
Northern Territory to reach camp in the Katherine Region. (BLD)
Day 9 Katherine Region to Darwin Were on the home stretch now!
Today we stop at either Katherine (Nitmiluk) Gorge or take one last
swim at Edith Falls. We then make our final journey into Darwin
where we bid each other farewell. (BL)
This tour is only for fit and active people, who can hike 5-9kms
a day over uneven terrain, often in high temperatures. Some hikes
may require sections of walking/swimming through water. Temperatures
can be extreme; very high during summer days and very cold during
winter nights. The operator reserves the right to assess the fitness
capability of passengers prior to tour departure. Tour is not suitable
for children. Due to the remote nature of the Kimberley region we
use bush camps with limited facilities on some nights.
8 nights camping (non-permanent campsites
with pop-up tents/swags, basic facilities only for 3 of the nights).
There are no upgrades or single supplements available on this trip.
Trip Transport - 4WD: A section of the trip will
be in a 4WD Canter Mitsubishi or Isuzu - 24 seats front facing air-conditioned
vehicle without 'no' toilet on board. Our 4WDs (16 - 24 seaters)
have spacious cabs with ample legroom and forward facing seats for
increased comfort and a view for appreciation of the scenery.
B = Breakfast | L = Lunch | D = Dinner
Booked and paid E-Ticket, Sturdy walking shoes, a spare pair of
shoes that can get wet, swimming gear (2 towels recommended as can
swim multiple times in one day), hat and sunscreen, towel and toiletries,
warm clothing in winter, water bottle, torch, insect repellent,
camera, travel pillow, and sleeping bag (can be purchased at the
time of booking).
Experienced guide, national park entry, meals as indicated,
accommodation transfers, air-conditioned vehicle, 8 nights camping
(non-permanent campsites with pop-up tents/swags, basic facilities
only for 3 of the nights).
Itinerary may vary and/or attractions
substituted for any cause including seasonal conditions, weather
extremes, and traditional owner/national park requirements. The
Gibb River Road and Purnululu National Park may be closed in the
shoulder seasons (approx. April and October). See terms and conditions
of travel for full details.
Adventure Tours Australia/Intrepid
Travel reserves the right to assess the fitness capability of passengers
prior to tour departure.
Our tours are activity and participation
based. During your travels with us you will have the opportunity
to assist with daily activities such as setting up camp, collecting
firewood, helping prepare meals and clearing dishes. Many hands
make light work and any assistance provided to crew is always much
appreciated. Most people agree that this type of activity helps
you feel like less of a tourist and more of an explorer.
Tour is not suitable for children.
The minimum age for this trip is 12.
A STRICT luggage limit of 15kg
This tour requires a sleeping
bag. You may bring your own or pre-purchase a sleeping bag from
On this tour it is likely that
you will experience temperatures of over 35 degrees Celsius. Be
prepared to endure extra physical stress due to the heat at these
times, especially while on walks. These extreme temperatures can
also place stress on the air-conditioning units within our vehicles
which can make travelling uncomfortable. Your tour guide will assist
with regular breaks and information to assist keeping hydrated.
In July and August, very cold temperatures can be experienced in
the outback, especially overnight. Please come prepared for all
Travel Insurance is compulsory
for all travellers on all tours and details must be presented to
your tour guide before departure.
The default pick up point is where
we will meet you for your tour, unless you or your travel agent
requests an alternative location (contact our Reservations team
for more information). It is your responsibility to contact us with
your preferred pick up point well ahead of departure. We do not
take responsibility for missed tours if we have not been advised
of an alternative in advance and you are not at the default location
B = Breakfast, L = Lunch, D = Dinner.
Safaris must be reconfirmed 48 hours prior to
departure to confirm pick-up location and time.by phone direct with
the tour operator - (Details of the tour operator is on your E-Ticket).
The relationship between ATA and Intrepid Australia
For over 25 years,
Intrepid Travel and Adventure Tours Australia have been leading
brands in the adventure travel business. With Intrepid's global
product range and Adventure Tours' local knowledge, the two brands
joined force in 2011 to provide the ultimate range of Australian
product with Intrepid running all of it's local trips under the
Adventure Tours Australia name. Today we're proud to bring Aussie-made
trips to the world, both here with Adventure Tours and overseas
through the Intrepid brand.
Special Dietary requirements and allergies
Passengers with special meal requirements or food allergies MUST
ensure they or their travel agent inform Intrepid/ATA of this at
the time of booking.
Food for the trip is purchased prior to commencement and special
requirements cannot be catered for after departing. If you have
not notified us prior to departure, you may be asked to pay for
any additional food yourself.
Due to the nature of our trips food is basic but plentiful.
We provide the below substitutes, please bring your own staples
if you require specific foods not listed below:
No Pork (Alternative to Ham provided)
No Dairy (soy milk provided)
Vegetarian (additional veg and vegie burgers provided)
Vegan (supply of additional fruit and veg provided)
Gluten Free (cereal, bread, wraps, pasta, snack bars, sweet
and savoury biscuits provided)
*Religious dietary requirements and specifically prepared/sourced
produce is not able to be catered for.
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