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Discover the wonders of Western Australia and the Northern Territory on this enthralling 19-day itinerary. Start your journey in the laidback city of Perth before travelling north to the coastal town of Broome, where you’ll board your boutique luxury ship for an exciting adventure into Australia’s wilds. Dramatic landscapes, fascinating Indigenous culture, and abundant wildlife await as you cruise, and a stay in a luxury bush lodge is the perfect conclusion to your journey, with three nights to completely immerse yourself in the remote beauty of Australia’s Top End.

This itinerary is simply a snapshot of what we can offer, and ports/excursions are subject to change, so contact our Luxury Cruise Travel Specialists to make the most of their expertise and the latest offers.

Day 1 Fly to Perth, Australia

Day 1 to 3 Welcome to Perth, Australia

Day 1 to 3Welcome to Perth, Australia

Fly to Perth and take a private car transfer to COMO, The Treasury. Explore this fascinating city at your leisure during your three-night stay. You will then head to the airport for your flight to Broome.

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Day 4 to 6 Broome, Australia

Day 4 to 6Broome, Australia

Take a private car transfer to Cable Beach Club Resort and Spa. Enjoy a two-night stay before embarking on your ten-night expedition cruise with Ponant.

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Day 7 Lacepede Islands, Australia

Day 7Lacepede Islands, Australia

One of Western Australia’s most important breeding habitats for Green Turtles and sea birds, the Lacepede Islands are a nature-lover’s paradise.

Day 8 to 9 Collier Bay, Australia

Day 8 to 9Collier Bay, Australia

Discover the ancient landscapes of Collier Bay as you spend time at Montgomery Reef, the world’s largest inshore reef system, and Talbot Bay, home to ancient Rock Art galleries and the world’s only ‘Horizontal Falls’.

Day 10 Careening Bay, Australia

Day 10 Careening Bay, Australia

Uncover the history of the 12-metre-wide ‘Mermaid Boab’ in Careening Bay, making time to spot frilled-neck lizards and crocodiles.

Day 11 Hunter River, Australia

Day 11Hunter River, Australia

One of the most scenic parts of the Kimberley coast, Hunter River is lined with ancient rainforest clusters, unspoiled mangrove forests and mosaic sandstone cliffs.

Day 12 Swift Bay, Australia

Day 12Swift Bay, Australia

Head onshore with the expedition team to delve into the array of rock shelters at Swift Bay, each boasting vibrant examples of both Wandjina and Gwion Gwion style rock art.

Day 13 Vansittart Bay, Australia

Day 13Vansittart Bay, Australia

Uncover the oldest detailed depiction of human figures in the world as you take to the shores of Vansittart Bay, past fascinating rock formations to the site of the Gwion Gwion art galleries.

Day 14 King George River, Australia

Day 14 King George River, Australia

Experience the breathtaking journey up the King George River as you head to the King George twin falls, the highest single-drop falls in the whole of the Kimberley.

Day 15 At Sea

Day 16 to 18 Bamurru Plains - Northern Territory, Australia

Day 16 to 18 Bamurru Plains - Northern Territory, Australia

Disembark your cruise and conclude your trip with a three-night stay at Bamurru Plains, a luxury eco-camp offering a unique and remote bush experience. Enjoy the peace in the heart of the savannah woodland before your return flight to the UK.

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Day 19 Fly from Darwin, Australia

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