Kimberley Family Holiday

5 Days | Wildlife, waterholes and First Nations culture deep in gorge country

5 out of 5 based on 1 reviews submitted.
Family
Overland
From
GBP £955
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Head straight into the wilds of the Kimberley region on this five-day family-friendly Top End adventure. This often overlooked and untouched part of Australia’s outback is thriving with unique wildlife, rugged cliffs, gigantic gorges and clear waterholes for young – and old – kids to explore. Learn of the area’s myths and legends, stake out your next pristine swimming spot, try your hand at some local artwork and relax beside the campfire to watch the Kimberley night sky come alive in swathes of stars above. And what’s more, you won’t need to worry about directions or most meals as our local team has got all of that covered. All you need is to be ready for an incredible Aussie adventure!

Trip overview

Map of Kimberley Family Holiday including Australia
Start
Broome, Australia
Finish
Broome, Australia
Theme
Family, Overland
Destinations
Australia
Physical rating
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Style
Basix
Ages
Min 5
Group size
Min 6 - Max 24
Trip code
PKFK
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Why you'll love this trip
  • Your whole family will be spoilt with the amount of places to swim and explore in the Kimberley. On the cards are Windjana Gorge, Galvans Gorge, Manning Gorge and more!
  • Learn of the mysterious legend of the Aboriginal freedom fighter who hid out in the Tunnel Creek cave system as you explore the same paths on a guided nature walk.
  • Spend quality time sharing stories and toasting marshmallows around a campfire as the night sky in the Kimberley lights up with stars you’ll never have seen at home.
  • During your hike through in the Windjana Gorge National Park, you and your leader will go in search of resident freshwater crocodiles in the area. Be sure to keep your distance!
  • Get the opportunity to appreciate the works of local Indigenous artists as you stop by Norval Art Gallery in Derby. Kids – you may even have time to try some out yourself!

Is this trip right for you?
  • This trip involves walking on uneven terrain. So good sturdy shoes are highly recommended.
  • Sorry kids – no wi-fi! There will be long stretches during this trip when you will be out of phone reception. Telstra users should get phone reception in most towns and the occasional remote hot spot. Power points will be accessible on most nights for recharging cameras and other electronic equipment.
  • Rise and shine! This trip includes some early starts to get the most out of the day.
  • This trip is operated and run by our trusted partner, Kimberley Wild Expeditions. You will be travelling with a mixture of both Kimberley Wild Expeditions customers and Intrepid customers. Intrepid works closely with Kimberley Wild Expeditions to ensure that all of our customers enjoy their time away

Itinerary

Map of Kimberley Family Holiday including Australia

Inclusions

Meals

4 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 4 dinners

Transport

Private 4WD vehicle

Accommodation

Camping with shared facilities (4 nights)

Dates and availability

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Important notes

FAMILY TRIP & MINIMUM AGE
Please note that these trips are for adults and children travelling together and there must be at least one child under 18 with you. The minimum age for children on this trip is 5 years old. A discount of 10% applies on this trip to children under 17 years of age at time of travel.

START & END TIME
This trip starts in Broome with an early pick-up at 7:30am on day 1 at our default pick-up location, unless you request an alternative pick-up location well ahead of departure. The trip finishes at around 5:00pm on the last day. We recommend you arrive a day prior to the trip's departure date and onward travel should not be booked until the following day.

CAMPING TRIP & SLEEPING BAG
This trip is a camping trip. You will be required to put up and down your own tent. All campsites will have hot showers and flush toilets. Please bring your own sleeping bags on this tour or they can be purchased from us in advance.

OPERATOR
This trip is operated by our trusted partners Kimberley Wild Expeditions.

Please note this trip requires a minimum number of booked customers to guarantee the departure. Your Booking Agent will advise at time of booking if the departure has met minimum numbers. If minimum numbers are not met, you will be advised no later than 56 days out from departure (prior to full payment due). We recommend arranging flights and related travel services once your departure is guaranteed. In the event that your departure is cancelled due to minimum numbers not being met, a full refund will be provided of monies paid.

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Bronwyn · Traveled September 2022
Great trip. Highly recommend. Fantastic for kids of all ages. Was great to just leave all the decisions and planning to the experts and the whole family enjoy the holiday.
Review submitted 02 Oct 2022
Kimberley Family Holiday
From
GBP £955