APT: West Coast and Kimberley Horizons by Private Plane
8 Day Luxury Guided Holiday
From AU$7,299* per person, twin share
Enjoy the wonders of the West Coast and Kimberley in style with APT. Explore the wonders of Margaret River, Cable Beach and Ningaloo Reef during this privately chartered air tour to Darwin. Explore El Questro Wilderness Park and Cruise through Katherine Gorge. This carefully prepared itinerary includes 15 delicious locally-inspired meals, a range of scenery and experiences all in the care of an APT Tour director.
|Price Per Person, Twin Share|
|Perth to Darwin||From Price|
|10 May 2021||AU$7,299*|
|26 May 2021||AU$7,299*|
|25 June 2021||AU$7,299*|
|11 July 2021||AU$7,299*|
|10 August 2021||AU$7,299*|
|26 August 2021||AU$7,299*|
|Darwin to Perth||From Price|
|2 May 2021||AU$7,299*|
|18 May 2021||AU$7,299*|
|17 June 2021||AU$7,299*|
|3 July 2021||AU$7,299*|
|2 August 2021||AU$7,299*|
|18 August 2021||AU$7,299*|
|Bookings subject to availability. Valid for sale until 31 January 2021, unless sold out prior.|
- Travel aboard a privately chartered aircraft escorted by an APT Tour Director
- Locally-inspired dining – a total of 15 meals (7 Breakfasts, 3 Lunches and 5 Dinners)
- Enjoy a scenic cruise through Nitmiluk (Katherine) Gorge
- Spend a day in El Questro Wilderness Park including a cruise through Chamberlain Gorge
- See Cape Leveque and the Bungle Bungles from the air
- Swim with whale sharks at Ningaloo Reef
- Embark on a Super Pit Tour of Kalgoorlie Mine
- Discover the Margaret River region and enjoy lunch at a local winery
Itinerary (Tour also operates in reverse):
Day 1: Perth to Margaret River region
This morning be collected from your Perth hotel and transfer to the airport to board your private plane. Our first hop will take us south to the Margaret River region. Upon arrival at Busselton airport, set off for a landmark local winery for a tour, tasting and lunch, Along the way, visit Gabriele Chocolates. Later check-in to the Pullman Bunker Bay Resort and enjoy the luxurious facilities before a Welcome Dinner this evening.
Stay: Margaret River, Pullman Bunker Bay Resort
Daily : Lunch, Dinner
Day 2: Margaret River region to Exmouth
After breakfast, re-board your private plane and fly east to the historic mining town of Kalgoorlie. Discover the inner workings of Australia’s golden heart on a Supa Pit tour. After lunch, take off again, this time tracking north west across Western Australia’s wheat belt to the coastal town of Exmouth. Located on the tip of WA’s North West Cape, Exmouth is surrounded by sparkling turquoise waters and the famous Ningaloo Reef. Enjoy a brief sightseeing tour of the town and learn about its military history before checking-in to your resort hotel for the next two nights.
Stay: Two nights, Exmouth Escape Resort
Daily: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Day 3: Exmouth, Ningaloo Reef Cruise
Today you’ll get to spend a full day cruising the waters of the World Heritage-listed Ningaloo Reef. As you relax on board a spotter plane will be scouring the area for whale sharks and alerting the skipper for the best location for guests to take the plunge into the water alongside these gentle giants of the ocean. Afterwards, enjoy a gourmet lunch on board as well as time to snorkel in warm crystal-clear waters. Beneath the surface, look out for dugongs, dolphins, manta rays and more than 500 species of fish that make Ningaloo Reef their home.
Daily : Breakfast Lunch Dinner
Day 4: Exmouth to Broome
This morning our private plane will take us to Broome on the far northern coast. After arriving we’ll learn about Broome’s unique history and culture during a guided tour.
Stay: Two nights, Broome, Oaks Cable Beach
Daily: Breakfast, Dinner
Day 5: Broome
Today is free for you to relax by your resort’s pool, or perhaps spend the day lazing on Cable Beach’s iconic sands, maybe treating yourself to a sunset camel ride along Broome’s famous shores. Alternatively you might like to set off on an optional air tour to Horizontal Falls and cruise through the incredible rapids (own expense).
Day 6: Broome to Kununurra
After breakfast, transfer to Broome airport and board your private aircraft for your flight to Kununurra. Your captain will be taking the scenic route tracking northwards along the coast to the spectacular Cape Leveque before heading inland towards the Bungle Bungle Ranges. See the iconic Kimberley landscape unfold below you in all its colourful and majestic glory. Upon arrival in Kununurra, transfer to your Kununurra accommodation where you’ll be based for the next two nights. Enjoy dinner this evening during a sunset cruise on Lake Kununurra.
Stay: Two nights, Kununurra Country Club or similar
Daily: Breakfast, Dinner
Day 7: Kununurra
Today travel to El Questro Wilderness Park. You may wish to enjoy a soak in the natural thermal pools of Zebedee Springs. Surrounded by a forest of palm trees and with a soundtrack of birdsong, you’ll feel your cares melt away. Later, join a guided cruise along Chamberlain Gorge. Learn about the region’s diverse flora and fauna as you cruise one of the Kimberley’s longest gorge systems.
Day 8: Kununurra, Katherine, Darwin
An early start today. After breakfast your private plane will fly you to the Northern Territory town of Katherine. Here we’ll venture in to Nitmiluk National Park and the famous Nitmiluk Gorge (Katherine Gorge) where we’ll board a boat to cruise through this natural wonder, looking out for hidden waterfalls, Indigenous rock art and wildlife. Later this afternoon return to your plane and reboard for your flight to Darwin airport, where your tour concludes.
*Terms & Conditions:
- Bookings subject to availability.
- Prices are per person twin share, in Australian Dollars.
- Pricing correct as of 13 October 2020 and may fluctuate due to changes in availability, surcharges, fees or taxes.
- Standard Travel Club Terms and Conditions apply.
- This tour is offered and managed by APT and their terms and conditions apply.
- Cancellation and change fees apply. Bookings are non-transferable.
- Travel insurance is not included in the package. Please ensure you have valid Travel Insurance, or request a quotation.