Australian continent. Geological forces caused it to collide with the ancient Pilbara and Yilgarn regions, laying the foundation of the great land we call home.
The Kimberley’s antiquity is visible in its unique topography, the many fossils that have been discovered here and its deep-rooted Aboriginal legacy. Your Discovery Voyage on board the 6-star ultra-luxury Scenic Eclipse, will take you deeper into this wondrous land to reveal to you its many unseen, remote gems. Pristine islands, spectacular native birdlife, concealed reefs bursting with vibrant marine life, and the ancient spiritual heritage of the traditional landowners. The Scenic Discovery Team will introduce you to the Kimberley’s unseen richness of your homeland and our indigenous experts will guide you to a deeper appreciation of this vast land. This once-in-a-lifetime experience is the ultimate combination of ultra-luxury and captivating exploration. Disclaimer – Subject to regulatory approval to operate
Please book your flight to arrive into Darwin prior to 02:00 PM.
King George River, Australia
Discovery: If tides are favourable, a Zodiac discovery excursion of the river may be available.
Discovery: Following a Zodiac ride to a small beach, step ashore for a hike to view the ancient and mysteriousGwion Gwion rock paintings, one of the two major regional rock arts and very specific for this part of the Kimberley’s;possibly dating back some 15,000 to 20,000 years.
Discovery: This stop will provide you with a welcome opportunity to swim, snorkel or enjoy a Zodiac cruise.
Discovery: Pending on the tide levels, we plan to explore the stunning surroundings by Zodiac. Admire sandstone cliffs, pristine mangrove forests and inlets of Prince Frederick Sound, Porosus Creek, Hunter and, or Row Rives. Keep your eyes open for some of the large saltwater crocodiles that make these waters their home; in the air, be on the lookout for ospreys while you soak in this natural wonderland hardly touched by man. Later you’ll have the optional opportunity to venture further into the outback to Mitchell Falls on a helicopter^ excursion. See the dramatic four-tiered waterfall that has been carved out over millennia. Its deep emerald pools contrast with the rugged red sandstone of the Mitchell Plateau, creating a mesmerising oasis.
Bigge Island > Low Rocks
Montgomery Reef > Raft Point (B,L,D)
Discovery: Take a Zodiac cruise with your expert Discovery Team around the waterfalls and try to spot manta rays, dolphins, black-tipped reef sharks or dugongs. You will also visit Raft Point, an imposing bluff in the middle of Doubtful Bay, home to an impressive indigenous rock art gallery.
Discovery: If time and tides permit, you may have the opportunity to go through these fascinating falls and around the narrow waterways of Talbot Bay in a Zodiac. Later, choose to embark on a challenging 9.5 kilometre walk into the Kimberley’s remote wilderness.
Lacepede Islands Nature Reserve (B,L,D)
Discovery: Your expert Discovery Team will take you on an exhilarating Zodiac discovery excursion, weather permitting.
Please book your flight to depart out of Broome after 12:00 PM.
The itinerary is a guide only and may be amended for operational reasons. As such Scenic cannot guarantee the voyage will operate unaltered from the itinerary stated above. Please refer to our terms and conditions for further information.
The perfect blend of expedition and cruise voyages with
|Scenic Eclipse II – Rates 2024 (per person / twin share)|
|Cat. Suite||Deck||Full Fare||Earlybird||Super Earlybird|
|DD||Grand Deluxe Verandah||5||$21,795||$19,693|
|CD||Grand Deluxe Verandah||6||$23,095||$20,863|
|BD||Grand Deluxe Verandah||7||$24,395||$22,033|
|AD||Grand Deluxe Verandah||8||$25,695||$23,203|
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