October 25, 2020 Susie Rutz

West Coast and Kimberley Horizons by Private Plane

West Coast and Kimberley Horizons by Private Plane

This is epic!

  • 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)
  • Discover the Margaret River region and enjoy lunch at a local winery
  • Embark on a Super Pit Tour of Kalgoorlie Mine
  • Swim with whale sharks at Ningaloo Reef
  • See Cape Leveque and the Bungle Bungles from the air
  • Enjoy a scenic cruise through Nitmiluk (Katherine) Gorge and look out for wildlife
  • Spend a day in El Questro Wilderness Park including a cruise through Chamberlain Gorge



Day 1

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

Day 2

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. A ter lunch, take o f 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

Day 3

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 spo ter 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. A terwards,
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.

Day 4

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

Day 5

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

Day 6

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

Day 7

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

An early start today. After breakfast your private plane will fly you to the Northern
Territory town of Katherine. Here we’ll venture into 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.


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