Coral Adventurer

ITINERARY AND PRICE: 10 NIGHTS DARWIN-BROOME 

***SPRING SALE – CRUISE FARES FROM $8,890 pp twin share***

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Early Bird Special

Book in Nov 2019 and save an extra 10%!

  Twin Share Sole Use  Twin Share      

Peak Season May, June, July 

Twin Share Shoulder Season      

Apr, Aug, Sep

Coral Deck $10,290 pp $15,435* pp $9,350 pp * $7,650 pp *
Promenade Deck $10,850 pp $16,275* pp $10,890 pp * $8,990 pp *
Explorer Deck $12,990 pp $19,485* pp $15,290 pp * $12,490 pp *
Bridge Deck Stateroom $14,090 pp N/A $15,590 pp $12,790 pp
Bridge Deck Suite $16,290 pp N/A $20,890 pp $17,190 pp
Wunambal Gaambera (WG) Aboriginal Corporation fee for accessing their Traditional Lands along the Kimberley coast – add $105 per person to cruise cost
Single Travellers: *Limited sole use occupancy available on Coral, Prom and Explorer Deck- Add 50% to twin share rate for sole use
Cruise fare includes: Meals; Shore excursions by tender boat; Crew; Services of expedition staff including lectures, briefings, slide/film presentations, and other group activities; 24 hour tea/coffee station. Beer / wine with dinner
Cruise fare does not include: Flights before or after the cruise; Mitchell Falls helicopter flight

 

Spring Sale save $2,800

Save $2800 per couple applies (for new twin-share bookings only) to voyages aboard Coral Adventurer between Broome and Darwin (or reverse). Limited capacity applies to first time guests for scheduled Coral Adventurer departures from April to 01 October, 2020          

– Bonus offer- 1 night 4* accommodation pre cruise included

New bookings only for April or September 2020 departures. . Offer cannot be claimed by existing guests.          

This offer is for new guests only. This offer is not available to past guests.

Cannot be combined with $499 flights + hotel package
For a limited amount of cabins per cruise only. Offer can be retracted at any time.
 

OR $499 Flights + hotel package

AIRFARES CAPPED AT $499 pp or $500 pp GHAN VOUCHER
FREE ACCOMMODATION: Broome or Darwin. 2 nights incl for Bridge and Explorer Deck cabin bookings, 1 night incl Coral and Prom Deck.
Click here for full details of this offer!
 

 

darwin-broome cruise itinerary

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DAY 1: depart darwin

Board your ship at 8.00am for planned 9:00am departure > cross Cambridge Gulf and sail into Western Australian waters > join our expedition staff in the lounge for an informative introduction to the Kimberley > with fellow travellers and friendly Coral Expeditions’ crew, enjoy the Captain’s welcome drinkss.
 

DAY 2: King George River and Falls

Discover the first of the Kimberley’s ‘big’ rivers, the mighty King George > board Xplorer, our specially designed excursion vessel and explore scenic gorges > take to our inflatable Zodiacs and cruise close to the base of magnificent King George Falls, the tallest single-drop waterfalls in Western Australia, towering some 80 metres above the river below > visit secluded Tranquil Bay for beach walking and exploration
   

DAY 3: Vansittart Bay DC3 and Jar Island

Join our Expedition Leader on a walk across salt flats to view the wreckage of a US Air Force DC3 which crash landed on the beach during World War II > visit Jar Island and discover the island’s outstanding rock art gallery > with our Guest Lecturers, see fine examples of the Kimberley’s mysterious Bradshaw Paintings (Gwion Gwion)
   

DAY 4: Hathaway’s Hideaway and Mitchell Falls

Anchor in Winyalken Bay > travel ashore aboard Xplorer to explore the maze of natural sandstone caves known as Hathaway’s Hideaway > consider an optional scenic heli-flight over the Mitchell Plateau for close up views of the mighty four-tiered Mitchell Falls (additional expense) > this evening enjoy a spectacular Indian Ocean sunset as we indulge in a gourmet BBQ on the sundeck or the beach
   

Day 5: Bigge Island and Careening Bay

Discover the rock art gallery on Bigge Island featuring fine examples of both Wandjina and Bradshaw art > hear from our Guest Lecturers about these traditional art forms and the myths from the dreamtime that inspired them > explore Careening Bay; named by early explorer Phillip Parker King after his ship ‘HMC Mermaid’ was careened for repairs during his second voyage of discovery in the Kimberley > our Expedition Team will lead us to the site of a remarkable boab tree bearing the inscription ‘HMC Mermaid – 1820’, still clearly visible almost 200 years later
   
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Day 6: Prince Regent River and King Cascade

Cruise the mighty Prince Regent River aboard Xplorer to breathtaking King Cascades, an unusual and picturesque waterfall cascading over terraced rock formations > enjoy a picnic lunch at beautiful Camp Creek, where there is also time for a cooling dip in the freshwater pools
   

Day 7: Montgomery Reef and Doubtful Bay

Savour a truly unforgettable moment as Montgomery Reef ‘rises’ out of the ocean as the tide ebbs > join our Expedition Staff aboard the Xplorer and Zodiacs to experience this natural phenomenon up close > discover the reef’s diverse marine life including turtles, manta rays and reef sharks > cruise through scenic Doubtful Bay
   

Day 8: Raft Point

Cruise through Kuri Bay, home of the south sea pearl industry > travel ashore at imposing Raft Point and visit a secluded and very interesting Aboriginal rock art gallery to view Wandjina art and some of the Kimberley’s most well-preserved Bradshaw Paintings (Gwion Gwion) > explore Red Cone Creek
   

Day 9: Horizontal Falls and Buccaneer Archipelago

Meander through the Buccaneer Archipelago, home to over 800 islands > in Talbot Bay the region’s 12 metre tides create an amazing spectacle, the unique Horizontal Falls, described by legendary naturalist Sir David Attenborough as “one of the greatest natural wonders in the world” > the amazing power of the falls is revealed when the region’s 12 metre tides turn, forcing millions of litres of water to rush through the narrow gaps between cliffs > board the Zodiacs for an exhilarating ride through the falls > explore Silica Beach on Hidden Island with its stunning white sands and crystal clear waters
 
 

Day 10: Lacepede Islands

Explore Pender Bay and subject to weather and tides, visit the Lacepede Islands, a series of low islands consisting of coarse sand and coral rubble lying atop a platform reef > this nature reserve has been identified by BirdLife International as an Important Bird Area as it supports up to 18,000 breeding pairs of Brown Boobies and Roseate Terns, possibly the largest such population in the world > board the Zodiacs and explore the island’s lagoon, keeping an eye out for many species of marine birdlife including Australian Pelicans, frigate birds, egrets, gulls and terns > the islands are also renowned as Western Australia’s most significant breeding grounds for the Green Turtle, often seen nesting > this evening we reflect on this wonderful expedition with new-found friends as we enjoy the Captain’s farewell drinks
   
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Day 11: Arrive in Broome

Our adventure along the Kimberley Coast concludes in Broome this morning at 8:00am > if you’re not transferring directly to the airport why not spend the day visiting world-famous Cable Beach or stroll the historic streets of Chinatown in central Broome > post cruise transfers included

Please Note: These itineraries are an indication of the destinations we visit and activities on offer. While every effort will be made to follow this itinerary we do reserve the right to vary this itinerary to make allowances for weather, tidal conditions and any other event that may affect the operation of the vessel.