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Experience the Kimberley Air Safari: An Iconic Adventure

Shop 1/20 Messmate Way, Kununurra WA 6743, Australia

Activity provided by Kingfisher Tours

5 days (approx.) - English

Kingfisher Tours

Discover the magnificent Kimberley Icons: Punamii-Uunpuu (Mitchell Falls) National Park and Purnululu (Bungle Bungle) National Park on an exclusive 5 day, 4 night Air Safari escorted by Kingfisher Head Guide Rebecca Sampi

Highlights
  • Explore Punamii-Uunpuu (Mitchell Falls) National Park and Purnululu (Bungle Bungle) National Park on a 5 day, 4 night Air Safari.
  • Guided Cathedral Gorge, Piccaninny Creek, Echidna Chasm, Mini Palms Gorge walks.
  • Breakfasts and 3 course dinners provided at the Bungle Bungle Wilderness Lodge and Mitchell Falls Wilderness Lodge.
  • Bush Tucker and Rock Art tour down to the King Edward River area of the Mitchell River National Park.
  • Scenic flight following the coastline of the Northeast Kimberley, overflying Trustcott, the old Paspaley Pearl Farms and Kalumburu Community.
Description

Discover
the magnificent Kimberley Icons: Punamii-Uunpuu (Mitchell Falls)
National Park and Purnululu (Bungle Bungle) National Park on an
exclusive 5 day, 4 night Air Safari with our Aboriginal Guides at the
Bungles and Mitchell Plateau,

Tour Itinerary:

Day 1. Depart Kununurra on a scenic circuit over Lake Argyle, Osmond Ranges,
and station country to land within Purnululu National Park. Your Kingfisher
guide will organise Tea and Coffee on landing before heading off on guided
walking tours within the Bungle Bungle Range. Picnic lunch will be enjoyed on
tour. After your first walking tour check in to Bungle Bungle Wilderness Lodge
to Superior, ensuited Safari tents and then head off for Sunset drinks and
nibbles from one of the many lookouts within the park. 

Day 2. Cooked and continental breakfast is provided at the lodge where you will meet with your
guide, and we take a drive to the other side of the escarpment to traipse
deeper into the magnificent Bungle Bungle range. Again, picnic lunches are
provided, and you will have ample opportunity to sit within the shade of the
epic gorges to enjoy the cool earth and a well earnt meal. 

Enjoy your last evening sitting around the fire, whilst your guide
shares tales of the Kimberley, watching the stars moving across the big
sky.  Cathedral Gorge, Piccaninny Creek, Echidna Chasm, Mini Palms Gorge

Inclusions: 

Guided Cathedral Gorge, Piccaninny Creek, Echidna Chasm, Mini Palms
Gorge walks

Breakfasts and 3 course dinners provided at the Bungle Bungle Wilderness
Lodge 

All other meals provided during day touring

Day 3. Depart
Purnululu for the Mitchell Plateau over the Argyle Diamond Mine and the
Cockburn Ranges tracking North-West to the top of the Kimberley landing amongst
the ancient Livistona Palms. 

Your guide will take you on an exclusive Bush Tucker and Rock Art tour
down to the King Edward River area of the Mitchell River National Park, rarely
visited by guests followed by afternoon drinks and nibbles on the King Edward
escarpment. 

Check in to Mitchell Falls Wilderness Lodge in the
afternoon and enjoy a 3-course meal on the deck and a glass of wine by the fire
after your meal. 

Day 4. After breakfast at the Lodge, you will meet your guide for the
Punamii-Uunpuu (Mitchell Falls) hike, swimming in the beautiful waterholes and
waterfalls, visiting the rock art galleries that show case some of the world’s
oldest rock art – dating up to 45,000 years old. 

Enjoy a picnic lunch in front of the famous
Mitchell Falls followed by a swim in the Mitchell River above the falls and
then board your Heli transfer, taking in the incredible view of the falls from
the open-door Heli’s and then landing back at the beginning of the trail. 

There’ll be time to refresh after the hike before heading out for sunset
drinks and back in time for your last night under the stars at the Lodge with
your guide. 

Day 5. Take the start of the morning to relax with a coffee by the swimming
hole at the Wilderness Lodge and then you will meet your guide to transfer back
to the Mitchell Plateau airstrip. Board your scenic flight following the
coastline of the Northeast Kimberley, overflying Trustcott, the old Paspaley
Pearl Farms and Kalumburu Community, one of the oldest running communities in
the Kimberley. From Kalumburu we continue along the coast flying over Faraway
Bay, King George Falls, the Berkley River and across the Cambridge Gulf where
the 5 major river systems in the East Kimberley meet before landing back in
Kununurra. This will mark the end of your tour with Kingfisher Tours, and we
will transfer you back to your accommodation of choice.

Inclusions: 

Mitchell Falls Day Trek, Helicopter Transfer, Rock Art Tour

Breakfasts and 3 course dinners provided at the Mitchell Falls Wilderness Lodge 

All other meals provided during day touring

Due
to high demand for accommodation in the Kununurra in 2023 Kingfisher
have held allotments for accommodation in Kununurra at The Cambridge
for 1 night on either side of the Iconic Kimberley Safari package
dates that are available. Any guests wishing to join us on this tour
are asked to please advise if you wish to utilise this offer at an
additional cost to the tour price, or to be passed on directly to the
guest to take over the reservation.

Itinerary

Day 1 Depart Kununurra on a scenic circuit over Lake Argyle, Osmond Ranges, and station country to land within Purnululu National ParkEnjoy guided walking tours within the Bungle Bungle Range with a picnic lunchCheck in to Bungle Bungle Wilderness Lodge and enjoy sunset drinks and nibbles from one of the many lookouts| Day 2 Cooked and continental breakfast is provided at the lodgeTake a drive to the other side of the escarpment and traipse deeper into the Bungle Bungle rangeEnjoy picnic lunches and sit within the shade of the epic gorgesEnjoy the evening around the fire with your guide| Day 3 Depart Purnululu for the Mitchell Plateau over the Argyle Diamond Mine and the Cockburn RangesTake an exclusive Bush Tucker and Rock Art tour down to the King Edward River area of the Mitchell River National ParkCheck in to Mitchell Falls Wilderness Lodge and enjoy a 3-course meal and a glass of wine by the fire| Day 4 After breakfast, meet your guide for the Punamii-Uunpuu (Mitchell Falls) hike, swimming in the beautiful waterholes and waterfalls, and visiting the rock art galleriesEnjoy a picnic lunch in front of the famous Mitchell Falls and then board your Heli transferRefresh after the hike and enjoy sunset drinks| Day 5 Relax with a coffee by the swimming hole at the Wilderness Lodge and then transfer back to the Mitchell Plateau airstripTake a scenic flight following the coastline of the Northeast Kimberley, overflying Trustcott, the old Paspaley Pearl Farms and Kalumburu CommunityLand back in Kununurra and transfer back to your accommodation of choice.

Starting Location
Shop 1/20 Messmate Way, Kununurra WA 6743, Australia.
Itineraries are subject to change.
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