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Wander Out Yonder: 6 Awesome Kimberley Packages You Can Book Now

Discover some of the most captivating natural wonders on earth when you wander out yonder in Australia’s North West to the Kimberley with these great value packages.

Discover some of the most captivating natural wonders on earth when you wander out yonder in Australia’s North West to the Kimberley with these great value packages.

The ancient and expansive landscape of the Kimberley which stretches from Broome in the West to Kununurra in the East is the ultimate destination for wild and remote adventures packed with bucket list experiences.

Take an adventure flight over the Bungle Bungle Range, cruise down the mighty Ord River, swim in the tranquil gorges of El Questro Wilderness Park or take a self-drive experience down the Gibb River Road. 

Viva Holidays is offering several attractive package holidays featuring the very best of the Kimberley. And to top it off, Viva Holidays can save your clients $300 per person.

Simply book three or more nights on one of Viva Holidays air and land packages from 1 April through to 31 October 2021 flying on Virgin Australia to unlock the discount. 

Here’s a tempting taste of some of the incredible places to see on a trip to the Kimberley.

6. The Bungle Bungle Range

A visit to the Bungle Bungle Range is truly a once in a life opportunity. Image credit: Tourism Western Australia

The world heritage listed Bungle Bungle Range in Purnululu National Park is one of the most incredible landmarks in Western Australia.

The beehive shaped domes covering almost 240,000 hectares are a show stopping sight from both the ground and the air. 

The astonishing natural amphitheatre of red rock – Cathedral Gorge, Purnululu National Park. Image credit: Tourism Western Australia

Amazing fact: The Bungle Bungle Range was only known to local Aboriginal owners until a documentary team revealed the amazing landmark to the wider world in 1983.

See the Bungle Bungle Range on Viva Holidays’ 3 night Kununurra and The Bungles package from $2,355* per person twin share including:

  • Return economy airfares Perth to Kununurra flying Virgin Australia~
  • 2 nights accommodation at Kimberley Grande Resort in a Kings Terrace Room
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
  • Complimentary car parking
  • 2-day Bungle Bungle Overnight Explorer

5. Cockburn Range

Enjoy a scenic flight over the Cockburn Ranges on the 3 night Colours of the Kimberley. Image credit: Tourism Western Australia

Shaped like a vast fortress, standing 600 metres above the plains, the Cockburn Range is an imposing sight you won’t forget.

The majestic orange cliffs can be taken in from an aerial tour or appreciated from the ground. 

Source: www.aviair.com.au

See the Cockburn Ranges on Viva Holidays 3 Night Colours of the Kimberley tour from $899 per person twin share including:

  • Return economy airfares Perth to Kununurra flying Virgin Australia
  • 3 nights accommodation at Hotel Kununurra  in a Standard Room 
  • Continental breakfast daily
  • Complimentary in-house movies
  • 1.5 hour Colours of Cockburn aerial tour includes scenic plane flight along the magnificent Cockburn Ranges at sunset, expert personalised commentary, cold bottled water, refresher towels and lollies, hotel pick up/ drop off
  • Complimentary return transfers from Kununurra airport to hotel

4. The Ord River

Marvel at the spectacular scenery, wildlife, flora and fauna as you cruise the 55km to Lake Argyle. Image credit: Tourism Western Australia

The beautiful Ord River, rich in wildlife, birdlife and fish, traverses the eastern Kimberley region for 650km.

It can be best enjoyed on a boat or canoe tour between the stunning gorges. Spot a croc, catch a barramundi or dive right in.

Cruising the Ord River, near Kununurra. Image credit: Tourism Western Australia

Cruise along the Ord River on a 3 Night Kimberley Getaway from $1229 per person twin share including:

  • Return economy airfares Perth to Kununurra flying Virgin Australia
  • 3 nights accommodation at Ibis Styles Kununurra in a Standard Room
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Complimentary car parking
  • 6 hour Ord River Explorer with Sunset includes boat cruise along the Ord River to Kununurra, cruise on the Ord River Dam, afternoon tea and refreshments as well as hotel pick up and drop off
  • 2 hour Bungle Bungle Adventurer includes scenic plane flight over the Bungle Bungle massif, Lake Argyle, Carr Boyd and Osmand Ranges, Argyle Diamond Mine, Ord River and Bow river, expert personalised commentary, cold bottled water, refresher towels and lollies, hotel pick up and drop off

3. Lake Argyle

Overlooking Lake Argyle. Image credit: Tourism Western Australia

Known as paradise in the outback, this spectacular freshwater lake is the largest man-made lake in the southern hemisphere. It has a surface area of about 1,000 square kilometres (18 times the size of Sydney harbour)!

It is made up of 70 islands with ample native fauna to spot from fresh water crocs to fish, birds and wallabies.

Cruising down the Ord River, near Kununurra. Image credit: Tourism Western Australia

See Lake Argyle on Viva Holiday’s 6 Night Kimberley Highlights package from $2,195 per person twin share including:

  • Return economy airfares Perth to Kununurra flying Virgin Australia~
  • 3 nights accommodation at Kununurra Country Club Resort in a King Room
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
  • Complimentary one way transfer from Kununurra airport to hotel
  • 6 hour Ord River Discoverer with Sunset includes 70 kilometre bus journey to Lake Argyle, tour of Lake Argyle, a visit at historic Durack Homestead, boat cruise along the Ord River to Kununurra, afternoon tea and refreshments as well as hotel pick up and drop off
  • 2 hour Bungle Bungle Adventurer includes scenic plane flight over the Bungle Bungle massif, Lake Argyle, Carr Boyd and Osmand Ranges, Argyle Diamond Mine, Ord River and Bow river, expert personalised commentary, cold bottled water, refresher towels and lollies, hotel pick up and drop off
  • 3 nights accommodation at El Questro Emma Gorge  in a safari-style Tented Cabin with ensuite
  • Return 4WD transfers from Kununurra to El Questro Emma Gorge

2. El Questro Wilderness Park

The inviting thermal pools and waterfalls at Zebedee Springs, El Questro Wilderness Park

El Questro Wilderness Park is a working station that spans just under a million acres in the East Kimberley region.

The park offers a selection of accommodation options from the luxury El Questro Homestead to the tented cabins at the Emma Gorge Resort and bungalows at The Station.

Emma Gorge. Image credit: Tourism Australia

Guests can explore the diverse landscape of rugged ranges, rainforest pockets, gorges and waterfalls or take part in a range of activities such as gorge cruises, swimming in thermal pools, horse riding or helicopter trips.

Experience it on a 4 Night El Questro Escape from $1489 per person twin share including:

  • Return economy airfares Perth to Kununurra flying Virgin Australia
  • 2 nights accommodation at El Questro Emma Gorge  in a safari-style Gardenview Room with ensuite
  • 2 nights accommodation at El Questro The Station in a Gardenview Room
  • 4WD transfer from Kununurra to El Questro Emma Gorge El Questro The Station
  • 4WD transfer from El Questro Emma Gorge to El Questro The Station
  • 4WD transfer from El Questro The Station to Kununurra

1. Self Drive the Gibb River Road

Explore more of the East Kimberley’s natural beauty on the 8 night self-drive Gibb River Road Explorer Self-Drive. Image credit: Tourism Western Australia

The Gibb River Road through the middle of the Kimberley is the outback adventure of a lifetime.

A 4WD journey along the famous 660km former stock route incorporates pioneering towns, stunning national parks and spectacular scenery

Experience The Gibb River Road on Viva Holidays 8 Night Gibb River Road Self Drive from $3,659 per person twin share including:

  • Return economy airfares into Broome and out of Kununurra flying Virgin Australia~
  • 1 night accommodation at Bell Gorge Wilderness Lodge in a Standard Tent with private facilities including dinner, breakfast and free car parking
  • 1 night accommodation at Mt Elizabeth Station in a Homestead Garden Room including free car parking
  • 2 nights accommodation at El Questro Emma Gorge in a Tented Cabin including free car parking
  • 2 nights accommodation at Bungle Bungle Wilderness Lodge in a Standard Tent with private facilities including dinner, breakfast and free car parking
  • 2 nights accommodation at ibis Styles Kununurra in a Standard Room including free Wi-Fi in public areas and car parking
  • 6 hour Ord River Explorer with Sunset  includes boat cruise along the Ord River to Kununurra, cruise on the Ord River Dam, afternoon tea and refreshments as well as hotel pick up and drop off
  • 9 days AVIS Group W (Mitsubishi Pajero or similar) car hire includes airport pick up and drop off, 1800 kilometres, one way rental fee and GPS+ National Park Fees

For more information head to vivaholidays.com.au

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