Kununurra is the hub for all tours of the Kimberley, which makes it increasingly hard to choose where to go and what to see. It is all so beautiful and unique, so how do you pick? Well, lucky enough a list of the best tours and adventures have been put together to make your decisions a little easier.
Plane flight over the Bungle Bungle Range
The best thing about a fixed wing air tour in the Kimberley is the amount of scenery you can see all in one day. The Bungle Bungle Adventurer tour by Aviair provides an amazing view of a significant portion of the Kimberley region. With huge windows and refreshing air-conditioning you will feel comfortable while receiving in-depth commentary about what you’re flying over. The tour covers the Ord River and Top dam, as well as Lake Argyle, Purnululu National Park and the Argyle Diamond Mine. You will get to view all this awesome scenery in 2 hours, so you still have the rest of the day to explore!
Cruise on the Ord River and Lake Argyle
A cruise on the Ord River is a must do while in the Kimberley. Triple J Tours offer an amazing experience, having lunch while cruising the Ord River and then enjoying a beverage on Lake Argyle while you watch the sunset. This Kimberley Adventure showcases the best of the Kununurra region, with an insight into the history of the Ord River and the Damming of Lake Argyle. The cruises also focus on the wonderful flora and fauna that inhabits the area.
Charter your own Helicopter Flight
Some say that the best Kimberley air tour is done in a helicopter and with HeliSpirit this can become a reality. Whether you charter your own flight or partake in one of the many tours available, you will always be with one of HeliSpirit’s experienced pilots, who are extremely knowledgeable about the area. If you want, you can even land at a remote water hole to enjoy a refreshing swim. As far as Kimberley adventures go, a helicopter tour from Kununurra is right up there with the best.
Combine it all!
Now for an adventure where you can combine all the best parts! Aviair offer a Kimberley adventure of a lifetime in which you jump on a plane in Kununurra and fly up to the North Coast, following the coast West checking out the Berkley River and the King George Falls. Landing at the Mitchell Plateau, then hop into a HeliSpirit helicopter for a quick thrill ride to the start of a beautiful hike up to Mitchell Falls. The hike showcases the amazing area of the Mitchell Plateau and the many rivers and waterfalls along the way. Enjoy a swim and a stunning view of the 3-tierd waterfall, then enjoy another helicopter ride back to the plane, with awesome views of the falls once again. It doesn’t stop there; the flight home gives incredible views of the Cockburn Ranges and El Questro Station.
If you want to experience any of these tours, contact HeliSpirit on 1800 180 085 or visit http://www.helispirit.com.au/all-tours/