Day 1: Boarding
We start your Kimberley adventure with a 3-hour air-conditioned coach trip to Cygnet Bay. Sit back and relax as you learn about the surrounding country, culture and history from our experienced guide, and enjoy a delightful morning tea as you visit the famous Beagle Bay Church. Board vessel at Cygnet Bay and enjoy the afternoon cruise with sunset drinks on the bow as we steam into the evening across the racing tide.
Day 2: Myridi Bay to Dugong Bay
Spend the day exploring Crocodile Creek, enjoy a freshwater swim and some Bluewater fishing before an afternoon departure to cruise across Yampi Sound, past Koolan Island then into Dugong Bay as the sun sets on your second evening.
Day 3: Dugong Bay
Enjoy the morning exploring Dugong Bay, one of the most pristine and spectacular parts of the Kimberley Coastline, fishing in creeks hidden in the mangroves and exploring the rocky headlands of the Bay. In the afternoon depart Dugong Bay and cruise to White Belly Creek, enjoying your freshly caught fish for dinner as the sun goes down on your third evening.
Day 4: White Belly Creek to Montgomery Reef
Take in the beautiful scenery and bird life found along White Belly Creek whilst trying your hand at catching some mud crabs for dinner. Continue cruising down to Montgomery Reef over the top of the tide and watching the reef as the tide ebbs away and exposes itself. Truly memorable natural viewing! Enjoy your cooked mud crabs as the sunsets on your fourth evening and you cruise to anchor in Doubtful Bay overnight
Day 5: Doubtful Bay to Eagle Point
Get in some early morning Barra fishing before cruising out to Raft Point and continue down towards Eagle Point to enjoy your fifth night anchored in this secluded area and dining on freshly caught Barra.
Day 6: Eagle Point to Talbot Bay (Horizontal Falls)
It’s an early start as we cruise Collier Bay, through the Woninjaba Islands and into Talbot Bay. Spend the afternoon experiencing the Horizontal Falls or looking for wildlife and exploring Talbot Bay. Enjoy the serenity of the surrounding bay as the sunsets on your second last evening.
Day 7: Talbot Bay to Yampi Sound & Cone Bay
There is still time to experience the Horizontal Falls before departing on the outgoing tide towards Yampi Sound. Jump on a tender to explore the Buccaneer Archipelago, a cluster of four islands found here, or spend your afternoon catching dinner for your last evening on board the Kimberley Pearl. Continue cruising towards Cone Bay and savour the final Kimberley sunset and dinner delights served by your onboard chef.
Day 8: Cone Bay to Cygnet Bay
Cruise back to passenger drop off point to disembark the Kimberley Pearl and catch your waiting transfer back to Broome. Times will be dependent on tides, but Kimberley Pearl Charters would recommend later afternoon/evening flight departures from Broome if wishing to return same day of disembarkation to allow for any delays.